June 13: Run for the hills at our Hollywood Wilshire YMCA’s 2nd Annual Hollywood Sign Run. Enjoy a run through Griffith Park, which leads to a breathtaking view of the historic Hollywood Sign, by participating in either an 8-mile run, 5k trail run or 1-mile family fun walk. Once you cross the finish line, you can enjoy a festival with music, refreshments and more. All proceeds benefit the Y’s programs that support youth, families and seniors in the community. For more information or to register, visit www.ymcaLA.org/HollywoodSignRun.
June 13: (8:30am – 11:30am): Start your Saturday with a hearty breakfast for a cause! You’re invited to attend our Mid Valley Family YMCA’s 2nd Annual Team LAWA Pancake Breakfast, sponsored by Van Nuys Airport—Los Angeles World Airports. Enjoy a delicious menu of pancakes, sausage, bacon, juice and coffee. Tickets may be purchased at the branch’s front desk for $5, and all proceeds go to support its scholarships and programs. For more information, please contact 818-989-3800.
June 13: (5:30pm - 9:30pm): Parents! Take some time off with our Torrance-South Bay YMCA’s “Parent’s Night Out.” While you’re enjoying your well-deserved break, your child will have a blast creating crafts, playing games and playing sports all while in a safe and supervised environment. For details, contact 310-325-5885.
June 19: (11am – 2pm): Celebrate your Dad at our Torrance-South Bay YMCA’s “Senior Father's Day Luncheon!” Tickets are available at the branch’s Senior Office. For more information, please contact 310.325.5885 x2732.
June 20: (10am – 12pm): Our Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA wants to help you celebrate Father’s Day with its “Doughnuts with Dad” event. Open to current facility Members, children and their fathers will be able to enjoy breakfast treats, including doughnuts and juice, play fun games, and participate in activities together. For more information, please contact 661-253-3593.
June 23: (11am – 4pm): Come get your hemoglobin A1c (blood sugar) levels checked at our San Pedro & Peninsula YMCA’s free health screening, hosted by Torrance Memorial Medical Center and the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program. Appointments are recommended. Please contact Jamisson Costa at 310.602.4905 or JamissonCosta@ymcaLA.org.
June 27: (5:30 pm – 9:30pm): Parents can take a break during our Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA’s “Parent’s Night Out.” Drop off your child (ages 3+) for a fun night of games, activities, dinner and a movie, while you enjoy some free time! This month’s movie will be “Ratatouille” and will be accompanied with cooking-themed activities. The cost is $12 per child for Members; $15 per child for non-Members. For more information, please contact 661-253-3593.
June 27: (6:30pm) – June 28 (8am): Our Torrance-South Bay YMCA’s Little Guides and Explorers will spend the night camping-in at the branch! Parents and their children will enjoy fun activities including climbing the rock wall, playing on equipment, swimming, making crafts, watching a movie, and eating s'mores and breakfast. The cost is $20 per parent/child pair. For tickets and more information, please contact Jess Hubacek at 310.602.4893 or jesshubacek@ymcaLA.org.
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.