What’s New at the Rauner Family Y

April 05, 2017


Check out these great programs and workshops coming your way this April!"

This April, the Rauner Family YMCA is happy to announce programs and new workshops for all ages!

Healthy Kids Day 2017

Join us Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. for the YMCA’s 26th annual Healthy Kids Day®, our national initiative to improve the health and wellbeing of kids and families. Healthy Kids Day is a powerful reminder not to let children idle away their summer days but instead focus on physical and mental play. Save the day! Check out last week's blog post to learn about what activities you can expect! Volunteers are needed to help! If you would like to be a part of the events as staff, call the Rauner Family front desk at 773.847.3115.

Summer Day Camp

Registration is now open for Summer Day Camp at the Rauner Family Y. Space is limited so register your child today for fun activities, classes and field trips. Click here for information on dates and payment. Discount prices available to YMCA members. Call 773.847.3115 for more information about programs or how to register.

Wellness Consultations

Become a member at the Rauner Y and receive a free wellness consultation. These are offered by our fitness staff to new members. If you are already a member but have never had a consultation before, click here to sign up online or stop by the Member Services desk to register for your free one today. For more information, contact Shera Strange, Fitness Director (sstrage@ymcachicago.org).

Fitness Workshop of the Month: Capoeira!

This month, the Rauner Y brings you capoeira! Join us Saturday, April 8 at 12:30 p.m. to learn about this traditional form of Brazilian martial arts that includes elements of dance and acrobatics. This is a paid workshop with a special discounted rate available to YMCA members. For information or to reserve your spot, call the Rauner Y front desk at 773.847.3115 or email Shera Strange, Fitness Director at sstrange@ymcachicago.org

Basketball and Soccer League Sign-Ups

Our annual basketball and soccer league teams begin this month! Come join a team and get competitive as you go against other Rauner teams. Our sports leagues are designed to develop your skills in the sport as well as your enjoyment by ensuring fair playtime. League tournaments last approximately 8-10 weeks, including playoffs; practice is once a week. The Rauner Family Y has teams for all ages: Youth (grades 2-12), Teens (ages 13-17), Adults (Women, Men, Co-ed). Get in touch with Edilfonso Legis, Sports Director for information on league teams and how to sign-up (elegis@ymcachicago.org).