Month: March 2023

March 29, 2023

YMCA Leaders-in-Training

YMCA OFFERS LEADERS-IN-TRAINING PROGRAM THROUGH IT’S Y ACADEMY The YMCA of Greater Nashua is offering a new Teen Leaders-in-Training (LIT) Program for middle school and high school students to engage with younger students in our after school programs at the Nashua YMCA, Merrimack YMCA, Clark Wilkins Elementary School in Amherst and Mont Vernon Village School…. Read more »

March 15, 2023

A “Happy Dance” at the End of Each Tennis Lesson

MEET BEN KAAS A highlight of 40-year-old Ben Kaas’ week is his tennis lessons at the Merrimack YMCA with instructor Dick Lane. Ben’s goal is to end the lesson with his ‘happy dance,’ which means he has hit six tennis balls in a row. Ben’s sister, Liz Kaas, is Director of Health and Wellness for… Read more »

March 6, 2023

March 28 is Diabetes Alert Day

MARCH 28 IS DIABETES ALERT DAY Which is a good time to understand your risk for Type 2 diabetes. More than 1 in 3 American adults have prediabetes, but almost 80% don’t even know they have it. On Diabetes Alert Day, the Y wants you to know the risks for type 2 diabetes. Take the… Read more »

March 3, 2023

Southern NH KidsFest 2023

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE KIDSFEST 2023 In partnership with the Greater Merrimack-Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce and our YMCA of Greater Nashua, we invite you to join us at our 2023 Southern New Hampshire KidsFest, held at Westwood Park YMCA this Saturday, March 25, from 10am to 1pm. This is a free community event. The first… Read more »