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May is Water Safety Awareness Month: It’s time to focus on keeping kids safe around the water!

May is Water Safety Awareness Month: It’s time to focus on keeping kids safe around the water!

The Y is making it easier to help children learn fundamental water safety skills by offering a free swim lesson in May to introduce them to water safety. If you're new to the Y and decide to enroll your child in a summer swim lesson that day, we have a special discount offer just for you!

7 Days, 7 Ways Families Can Stay Active and Healthy Together this Winter

7 Days, 7 Ways Families Can Stay Active and Healthy Together this Winter

Change your plans, change your life. Here are seven ways to spend more time with your family this winter while staying active and getting healthier in the process.

GREATER LAGRANGE YMCA News

Employee Spotlight Janny Arenas

Welcome our Fitness Consultant!

April 27, 2016

How to Prepare for Next Week’s #YJumpingJackChallenge

How to Prepare for Next Week’s #YJumpingJackChallenge

Plus, the health benefits of jumping jacks

April 19, 2016

Introducing SMART START, the YMCA’s new personal fitness plan

Introducing SMART START, the YMCA’s new personal fitness plan

Ease yourself into shape, one week at a time

April 11, 2016

Every little bit counts

Every little bit counts

As a Y member, you shape your center every day.

October 20, 2015

Do good, feel better

Do good, feel better

One of the very best things you can do for your health is completely free.

October 13, 2015

High schoolers who volunteer are more likely to graduate college

High schoolers who volunteer are more likely to graduate college

Research shows that teenagers who volunteer are more likely to pursue higher education, feel better prepared for their careers and make social responsibility a lasting part of their lives.

October 06, 2015

Fall into fitness

Fall into fitness

Whether you’re a fitness newbie or a gym veteran, you’ll have no trouble falling in step with group exercises classes.

September 23, 2015

Continued learning opportunities in after school programs are essential for youth development

Continued learning opportunities in after school programs are essential for youth development

When the school day ends, youth need opportunities to learn and engage in meaningful activities that positively affect their success in the classroom.

September 15, 2015

YMCA rescues parents with School Days Out

YMCA rescues parents with School Days Out

Parents turn to YMCA for day care when kids are off school

August 24, 2015

Volunteers are Crucial to YMCA’s Success

Volunteers are Crucial to YMCA’s Success

Many people donate their time and/or money to insure the Greater LaGrange YMCA provides quality programs to the community.

April 20, 2015

Greater LaGrange YMCA Lowers Rates for Young Adults to $24.99 per month

Greater LaGrange YMCA Lowers Rates for Young Adults to $24.99 per month

Greater LaGrange YMCA launches unprecedented, reduced rates aimed at helping age group hardest hit by the recession develop healthy habit.

February 17, 2014