News & Events

RAUNER FAMILY YMCA News

Youth Sports at the Rauner Y!

We're offering flag football, basketball and more this Fall!

August 31, 2017

Spin and Abs Class

Improve overall fitness and tone your body starting September 6.

August 31, 2017

Join the Walk and Run Club this Fall!

Become accountable and achieve results as we move into better health, step by step.

August 31, 2017

Small Group Training at Rauner Family Y

Sign up for this strength and challenge with Instructor John, sign up today!

August 31, 2017

Join the Rauner Indoor Relay Run!

Do think you can run a combined half marathon, or full marathon as a team? We will love to see you do it.

August 31, 2017

Youth Basketball at Rauner Family Y

Youth basketball returns on Saturdays. Register today!

August 08, 2017

Helping Young People Develop Their Own Voices

Lesle Honore, Director of Youth Enrichment at Rauner Family YMCA inspires children through creative projects. (New York Times)

July 24, 2017

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Rauner Family YMCA - April 29, 2017

From 10 a.m. to noon, the Rauner Family YMCA is hosting a variety of family-friendly activities for the YMCA’s 26th annual Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families.

March 31, 2017

With Your Help, We’re Making the Rauner Family Y Even Better

To continue improving our programs and facilities, we sent a survey to a random sampling of members for feedback and suggestions. Today, we’d like to thank those members and share a few steps we’re taking to make the Y even better.

March 02, 2017

Bring the Whole Family to Our Free Fitness & Program Fair

Join us Thursday, January 26, 2017 for a family-friendly winter celebration.

January 19, 2017

Pilsen Foodies: Recipes for Healthy Living

High school students are being prepared for entry into the 21st-century workplace with soft skills, such as collaboration, communication and professionalism, through a new culinary arts program at the Rauner Family YMCA.

November 01, 2016

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

Ease yourself into shape, one week at a time

April 11, 2016

Rauner Y Welcomes Togetherhood

Volunteer in member led community projects!

March 20, 2016

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

Happy, healthy haunting: a Y guide to Halloween

Keep your house, kids and pets safe on the scariest night of the year!

October 27, 2015

Every little bit counts

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

October 20, 2015

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

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

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