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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
6
Sat
January Sensational Saturday Night
Jan 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Make friends from other towns while staying active and having fun in a safe and supervised environment. You may register one guest, one time only. Register early, spots fill fast!

ANOMALOUS GAMES

Pool: Rec swim until 8 p.m.

Gym: Tchoukball Tournament

Scribner: Gaaa-GAAA

Program Room: STEM Experiment

Kids Zone: Arcade Games/Giant Games

Jan
8
Mon
Six FREE Weeks in Hawaii
Jan 8 @ 5:00 am – Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm

Starting January 8 in Hanalei, you will take in the sites of several beaches such as Poipu Beach, Waikiki, and Wailea. You’ll finish in Hilo, island of Hawaii on February 25. Challenge yourself by swimming from beach to beach, island to island, all without leaving the safety of the LHY pool (who wants to swim with sharks anyway?) Finish the challenge and earn your T-shirt. You won’t even have to wear sunscreen. Registration is now open, by contacting “travel agent” Ed Soder, Aquatics Director. Members only. Sign up soon before all the lanes are taken!

Jan
9
Tue
Winter Driving Safety-THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Winter has just started so you should prepare your vehicle for use in ice and snow now! Know what to do and when as AAA Northeast provides tips for safe driving in adverse conditions. You’ll learn:

  • When and how to maximize traction
  • Changing speed
  • Tire inflation and specifications
  • Effective skid-control maneuvers
  • Car safety kit contents
  • How to drive in storm conditions

Program is free and membership not required.

Jan
13
Sat
Makers Lab Level 1 Workshop
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Participants will learn about robotics, sensors, servos, and programming. It concludes with students designing and crafting a robotic game with the Hummingbird Robotics kit. Non-members welcome.

Jan
14
Sun
Polar Plunge
Jan 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
A heated tent will be provided, along with a bonfire and food all generously provided by the Lore Family.

Special Guest: USA Olympic Gold Medalist Ryan Murphy

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

12-1:40
Ryan will sign autographs at Island Beach

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

THIS YEAR’S PLUNGE GOAL: $23,000…OH YES WE CAN!!!

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 1/7/18)
Team Member Spectators: $10 Includes T-Shirt (if registered by 1/7/18)

Non-Team Member Plungers: $30 Includes T-Shirt (if registered by 1/7/18)
Non-Team Member Spectators: Single $10
Non-Team Member Spectators: Family (up to 5) $25

Tips for Plungers
• Participants should wear a bathing suit and lace up sneakers for the plunge.
• Flip flops or Crocs are not permitted.
• Bring a towel and warm layers of clothes to change/put on after the plunge.

If you raised funds for us last year: Log in at www.mobilecause.com (Use the “forgot password link” on that page if needed) to update your picture, message and personal goal. Then share your page with friends and family.

If you are new to our fundraising: https://app.mobilecause.com/join/lhfymca/Plunge to create and share your fundraising page.

REQUIRED WAIVER FOR ALL PLUNGERS: Open & Print Waiver