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Calendar of Events

There's always something going on at the Lakeland Hills Family YMCA, whether you're a child, family, teen, adult or older adult, we have plenty of fun activities for you! And, many are open to non-members!

Jan
12
Sun
Annual Polar Plunge
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
A heated tent will be provided, along with a bonfire and food all generously provided by Marc Lore & WalMart.

Special Guest: OLYMPIC SILVER MEDALIST CONNOR JAEGER

The Days Line-up
11-11:45
Connor  will speak to all Plungers at Mountain Lakes High School

12-1:40
Connor will sign autographs at Birchwood Lake

1:45
Connor will cheer on our plungers and send them into the lake

THIS YEAR’S PLUNGE GOAL: $20,000…

We will be incorporating Mobile Cause into our event. You will have the chance to create your own fundraiser page, personalize it, and share it out through social media, text, and email making it easier than ever rally support!

Everyone (Plungers and Spectators) must register in advance!

Prizes awarded courtesy of California Beach Hut for the Top 3 fundraisers!
ALL FEES WILL GO TO “GIVE A KID THE Y” FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Team Member Plungers: $25 Includes T-Shirt (if registered by 1/5/20)
Team Member Spectators: $15

Non-Team Member Plungers: $30 Includes T-Shirt (if registered by 1/5/20)
Non-Team Member Spectators: Single $15
Non-Team Member Spectators: Family (up to 5) $35

Tips for Plungers

  • Participants should wear a swim suit and lace-up sneakers for the plunge.
  • Flip flops or Crocs are not permitted. Shoes need to remain on when in the water.
  • Bring a towel and warm layers of clothes to change/put on after the plunge
  • Port-a-john will be available. No changing rooms.

To Raise Funds with Us:  https://app.mobilecause.com/join/lhfymca/Plunge to create and share your fundraising page. Update your picture, message and personal goal, then share your page with friends and family.

REQUIRED WAIVER FOR ALL PLUNGERS: Open & Print Waiver

Jan
17
Fri
CANCELLED: Sing & Play Series for 1-4 Year Olds
Jan 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Join us on the third Friday of the month for a half hour of themed interactive songs and music with Miss Paula of Miss Paula’s Music & Me. The fun continues with one hour of free play on our equipment in the gym including an inflatable moon walk. This is a playful activity for you and your child during the “witching hour!” Pre-registration required for each class, non-members welcome.

January 17: DOWN ON THE FARM

February 21: DISNEY FAVORITES

March 27: PIRATES & MERMAIDS

Jan
20
Mon
Early Childhood Learning Center Open House Week
Jan 20 – Jan 24 all-day

Looking for the best preschool experience for your child? Visit us during our Open House Week. Visit us for your private tour and if your register your child during this special week you will receive a FREE one-month Family Membership!

Jan
27
Mon
Open Registration for Day Camp Starts Today!
Jan 27 @ 12:00 pm

Don’t miss out on a summer of a lifetime!

Check it out!

Feb
10
Mon
Community Week
Feb 10 – Feb 15 all-day

Look for a week of free programs and events that will have you feeling better and enjoying all the Y has to offer. Open to the community.

Feb
11
Tue
Emergencies of the Heart
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A heart attack occurs when blood is blocked from flowing to the heart. But it’s what you do, and what happens at the hospital, that tells the tale of the heart. Dr. David M. Schreck, MD discusses what happens in the ER that can potentially save your life. Learn the symptoms of a heart attack and what you or someone you know should do in an emergency of the heart.

Feb
12
Wed
Member Appreciation Day
Feb 12 @ 6:30 am – 10:00 pm

Join us for Member Appreciation Day. Have some juice or coffee and grab a bagel and some fruit as the Y staff and board members greet you with a smile.

6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the Lobby

5:00 p.m. – closing in the Health & Fitness Center downstairs.

Feb
13
Thu
Kids Valentine Cupcake Decorating Workshop
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm

The Y is partnering with Whole Foods in Parsippany to host a kid’s cupcake decorating workshop. This free program is open to the community but space is limited. Choose from one of two sessions and please register promptly.

Session 1:    4:00-4:45 pm

Session 2:    5:00-5:45 pm

Feb
14
Fri
Valentine’s Day
Feb 14 all-day

All day long, members may “bring a non-member” whether friend or family to fitness classes as well as workout sessions! Please note: Y members must accompany their non-members.

Feb
15
Sat
CANCELLED: Red Cross Babysitting Course
Feb 15 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Get certified in this one day class and learn how to be a responsible babysitter.

You’ll learn how to supervise and entertain children of different ages, and what to do in case of emergency. Must be at least 11 by time of class. Non-members welcome but space is limited. Need more info? Contact Robb Elko. Financial assistance available.

Fee: $75 for members, $100 for non-members