July 25 (8:00am – 12:00pm): Learn about the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program for FREE at the Wilson Park Farmers' Market. The Torrance-South Bay YMCA’s Y Diabetes Prevention Program Director, Jamisson Costa, will be providing valuable information about the disease and how our program can help control (and possibly reverse) it. For more information, please contact the Welcome Center at 310-325-5885.
July 25 (1:00pm): Our Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA has partnered with “Working with Autism” to provide support to our community members dealing with this condition. Please join us at a free seminar to learn about your child’s diagnosis, devise a strategy for your child’s therapy, and hear how to evaluate ABA services and fund resources. For event details and more information, please contact the Welcome Center at 661-253-3593.
July 27 (12:00pm – 6:15pm): Make a difference and save a life by donating to our Antelope Valley Family YMCA’s blood drive. To sign-up, please visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter Sponsor Code: AVYMCA, or contact Nadia Mills at 661-810-6583.
July 27 (8:00pm): Have you tried our revolutionary Group Power exercise class yet? Come try this full-body strength training workout for FREE at our Palisades-Malibu YMCA. Incorporating invigorating music with a supportive atmosphere, we’ll help you reach your personal best while having fun. To learn more, please contact the Welcome Center at 310-454-5591.
July 27 (3:00pm-9:00pm): Our Santa Anita Family YMCA invites you to a party at Chuck E. Cheese to celebrate the amazing kids in its Junior Fit Program! Help acknowledge the hard work these kids performed every day. To register for the party, please call 626-359-9244. The Chuck E. Cheese is located at 558 W. Huntington Dr., Monrovia, CA 91016.
August 15 (11:00am – 12:00pm): Join our Westchester Family YMCA for a FREE community workshop called “Healthy Gardens Save Our Land and Oceans.” Learn how water running off yards, patios, etc. pollutes the ocean, and how to correct this by creating an ocean-friendly garden. For more information, please contact the Welcome Center at 310-670-4316.
August 22 (4:00pm – 5:30pm): Move to the beat at our Torrance-South Bay YMCA’s FREE Youth Fitness Dance Recital, "Fun in the Sun." To reserve your spot, please contact VernadineDeJesus@ymcaLA.org or 310-325-5885 x2706.
September 25: Change lives one step at a time during our Ketchum-Downtown YMCA’s 22nd Annual Stair Climb for Los Angeles. Conquer climbing the tallest building west of the Mississippi by racing or walking up the 1,664 steps (75 stories) of the US Bank Tower. Then take the elevators down to a Block Party, complete with games, live bands, food trucks and more. The best part of this event is that it raises funds to help strengthen the Y’s impactful community programs offered in and around Downtown Los Angeles. To learn more about the event and register online, visit www.ymcaLA.org/stairclimb.
November 7 (10:30am – 4:30pm): Enjoy YMCA Day at the Huntington! All YMCA Members, donors, volunteers, staff, families and friends are invited to enjoy the beautiful Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens for FREE. When you arrive, simply visit the YMCA table at the main entrance to receive a sticker which will grant you free admission for the day (a $25 savings)! The Huntington is located at 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108.