News from the Marion Family YMCA
Fall is just around the corner so, what a great time to get into shape for the holidays. Don’t make fitness a New Year’s resolution; make it an everyday commitment. The Y is financially affordable with no commitments.
It is a sport described as "a combination of ping-pong, tennis, and badminton"
Pickleball is FUN. It is also a great work out, very social and a competitive and athletic game.
Players uses a baseball sized whiffle ball and a paddle.
Stop out at Y on Monday & Wednesday from 8:00 am – 11:00 am
FREE for members
You heard us right, the Marion Family YMCA now has a mobile app!
Download it from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android). Get everything you need in the palm of your hand:
SCHEDULES Never have to ask for a schedule again!
FACILITY STATUS Always know what is opened or closed at the Y.
EVENTS Find out what the next big event is at the Y.
CHECK-IN Don't worry if you forget your card, you can check-in on your phone! Go to your App Store or Google Play and search Marion Family YMCA.
MARION FAMILY YMCA to Offer Next session of LIVESTRONG®at the YMCA
Our second LIVESTRONG program is wrapping up in a few weeks
at the Marion Family YMCA. The LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a
research-based physical activity and well-being initiative that helps
people affected by cancer reach their holistic health goals.
Our summer program provides a range of activities to entice everyone'sinterest in an atmosphere that reinforces the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. In addition to swimming, crafts, sports and summer fun, each week of camp will have a unique theme! Each week will have its own special activities for campers based around its theme.
Themes like: Storyteller Week, Science and Technology Week ( A visit from COSI), Marion and Ohio History Week, Animal Exploration Week, Nature Week and the Greatest Race Week.
Join us on Sundays for Family Swim
Family Pool time - 4:00 - 6:00 pm - We will provide additional toys in the small pool. During Family Gym & Swim, all children must be with an adult and all adults must be with children.
There are no additional fees for Family Gym & Swim, and families don’t need to register. Those who are not members may participate with regular guest passes.
http://www.marionfamilyymca.org/social_responsibilityPioneering Healthier Communities – Marion is pleased to announce the opening of a new recreational marked bike route through the City of Marion. Thanks to the Marion Community Foundation, Nucor Steel, and many others we have a clearly marked ten-mile route through the city.