Lakewood YMCA Set to Host 16th Annual Amy King Run

Lakewood YMCA Set to Host 16th Annual Amy King Run

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke November is a time for tradition. It is the time of the harvest, the time of homecomings, and the time of a ritual overeating shared fondly with family and friends. But for the village of Lakewood, November also marks one more cherished tradition: the Amy King Run, a tribute to […]

YMCA Camp Onyahsa Offers Youth Fun and Friends

YMCA Camp Onyahsa is well into its 117th year of serving the youth and families of our community through active outdoor programs. Overnight weekend sessions have been held each month for youth ages 5 – 12, and will continue to be offered through May. This winter, site renovations were completed including upgrades to the Youth […]

YMCA Appoints New Membership and Marketing Director

Article Contributed by Jamestown YMCA Karen Schiavone has recently joined the Jamestown Area YMCA as Membership and Marketing Director. Ms. Schiavone comes to the Y with almost 10 years of experience in marketing, media relations, and publishing. Most recently, she managed social media for Chautauqua Institution. Ms. Schiavone previously served as Marketing Director for O’Connell […]

The Jamestown YMCA will provide full/half days of activities

The Jamestown YMCA will provide full/half days of activities for children 5 to 12 years of age for the upcoming school holidays/in-services in January. Age appropriate activities are planned each program day starting at 7:30 a.m. and ending at 5:30 p.m. such as swimming, arts & crafts, gym games, group activities, games, cooking, and more. […]

The Y Offers New 19 To 29 Year Old Membership Category

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Area YMCA Executive Committee recently approved a new membership category. A Young Adult category has been introduced for young adults who are not current full time college students ages 19-29 years. The monthly membership cost is $32.00, a reduction of $9.00 from the adult rate of $41.00. This addition was to […]

YMCA Offers Karate Classes

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown YMCA will offer youth karate for students ages 5 to 15 years and adult karate starting December 4 through January 31. The classes will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. for youth and 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. for adults. Christina Kebort, a 7th Degree Blackbelt in Shotokan […]

Christmas Season 2012 – Holiday Events for Everyone

Christmas Season 2012 – Holiday Events for Everyone

JAMESTOWN – Every town, village and hamlet in Chautauqua County, and just about every church, school and club will find its own, one-of-a-kind way to celebrate this joyous season. Many of the holiday festivities have been lovingly and brilliantly created to attract as many friends and neighbors as they can to enjoy the beauty and […]