5 Days of Action

Posted on:Monday, October 26th, 2020 @ 10:04 am

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COMING TOGETHER TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL ABUSE, ONE DAY AT A TIME. The YMCA, along with 20 Years Darkness to Light, The Redwoods Foundation and Praesidium, is sponsoring 5 Days of Action, October 26-30. The Five Days of Action is a week designed to raise awareness and inspire adults to take action to protect children from …

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Bike Safe Play Court

Posted on:Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 @ 4:12 pm

Bike Safety Court

The Bike Safe Play Court is a public traffic garden located at the Hagerstown YMCA. A traffic garden is a painted streetscape that gives children a safe place away from traffic to learn how to safely ride their bikes on the streets. Parents, guardians, and caregivers are encouraged to bring their children to the Bike …

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YMCA Member Appreciation Week

Posted on:Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 @ 3:26 pm

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During Member Appreciation Week at the Hagerstown YMCA, you’ll find fun, new activities for the entire family each day of the week!  Here’s 10 reasons you should attend: 12 “Glow” Fitness Classes “Glow” Family Swim on Friday/Saturday in the small pool Prepackaged Healthy Snacks/Bottled Water Grab n Go Pumpkins for kids to decorate Launch of “5 …

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Go for Bold!

Posted on:Friday, October 16th, 2020 @ 3:15 pm


Do, Eat and Believe in a Healthy Washington County Go For Bold is a community-wide initiative aimed at promoting healthy lifestyles for the residents of Washington County. With a Bold Goal of losing 1 million community pounds by 2030, this 10-year journey will: Focus on increasing physical activity through fun and engaging community-wide events Incorporate …

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Welcome Back

Posted on:Friday, July 3rd, 2020 @ 11:00 am


The YMCA is now OPEN!! We have been overwhelmed by the positive support of our Y community. As we move forward, we will continue to evaluate all of our protocols as well as monitor continuing guidance from state and local health officials. This will allow us to safely add on additional services and programs to …

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Coronavirus Information

Posted on:Thursday, March 12th, 2020 @ 11:00 am


    UPDATE: Today’s press conference with Governor Larry hogan and his team held a press conference and announced major actions the state is taking to protect public health after the first case of COVID-19 community transmission was announced Thursday. Steps include the closure of all Maryland Public Schools for a two-week time period beginning Monday, …

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Stepping up Your Nutrition

Posted on:Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 8:21 pm


Stepping Up Your Nutrition is a FREE Adult Nutrition Class presented by Meritus Health & the Hagerstown YMCA! Stepping Up Your Nutrition is a single-session workshop developed to increase awareness of malnutrition risk in adults and older adults The workshop goals are for participants to understand the importance of balanced nutrition for falls prevention and to …

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Pool Operators Class

Posted on:Monday, December 30th, 2019 @ 8:01 am

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JANUARY 2020 FULL CERTIFICATION CLASS: This course prepares the student to take and pass the State of Maryland Health Department Examination to become a certified swimming pool operator. Upon completion of the course and passing a required examination with a grade of 75 percent or better, the student’s records will be submitted to receive certification …

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Swim Lesson Registration Underway

Posted on:Monday, December 30th, 2019 @ 7:48 am


The Hagerstown YMCA offers year round swim lessons for members and non members. For our members we offer lap and family swim, life guarding, scuba, swim team, stroke mechanics and a variety of exercise classes. The YMCA offers swim lessons for preschool, youth and adults. Registration is currently underway.  Classes will be starting January 6, …

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YMCA hosts Blood Drive

Posted on:Wednesday, October 30th, 2019 @ 7:44 am

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The Red Cross urges donors of all blood types to give blood now to help keep the blood supply stable during the holidays. Blood donations often decline from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. YMCA and The Red Cross will be hosting a blood drive on December 10th from 12 to 4pm. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP. …

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