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5 Tips for Getting Your Family Ready for the School Year

5 Tips for Getting Your Family Ready for the School Year

Summer vacation is almost over, and it's never too soon to start planning for success.

Friends are Free in July!

Friends are Free in July!

This offer is open to friends of YMCA members who visit with their member friend. There are no limitations on the amount of times friend(s) can join you in July. Just be sure to check-in at the front desk each time you bring your friend(s). Limit 3 friends per visit.

HASTINGS LAKE YMCA News

Summer Day Camp Science Week is a Huge Success at the Hastings Lake YMCA

Summer Day Camp Science Week is a Huge Success at the Hastings Lake YMCA

Our Summer Day Camp campers experienced an exciting week of science experiments and activities.

July 22, 2016

Register for Day Camp Today!

Register for Day Camp Today!

Summer Day Camp Registration

June 01, 2016

Hastings Night at Wendy’s

Hastings Night at Wendy’s

Fundraising Event for Hastings Lake

May 02, 2016

Join the Hastings Lake Y for a Back-to-Class Block Party This August

Join the Hastings Lake Y for a Back-to-Class Block Party This August

Celebrate the back-to-class season with free, family-friendly games and activities throughout Chicagoland.

July 27, 2016

Fall Sports Programs

Fall Sports Programs

Fall Sports Programs

June 29, 2016

Introducing the 2016 Day Camp Staff

Introducing the 2016 Day Camp Staff

2016 Day Camp Counselors

June 28, 2016

Summer Day Camp turned 7-year-old Seth into a leader

Summer Day Camp turned 7-year-old Seth into a leader

Seth's mom describes how Summer Day Camp at the Hastings Lake Y turned her son into a leader

June 06, 2016

The Science of Fluid Running

The Science of Fluid Running

How and why the YMCA’s signature water fitness class works

April 11, 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

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Hastings Lake YMCA - Saturday, April 30

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Hastings Lake YMCA - Saturday, April 30

A healthy, active summer starts here!

April 05, 2016

Come spend the Summer with Us

Come spend the Summer with Us

Summer Camp at the Y

January 28, 2016

Friends and fitness: the perfect pair

Friends and fitness: the perfect pair

Grab a workout buddy. Tuesdays at the Y are free and open to the community throughout November!

November 03, 2015

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

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