June 12, 2024

A Journey Through Cancer and the Power of Survivor Support

  My Y Story: Jo-Ann (Shalom) Armamdez  By: Christopher O’Herren, a Champlain College student who is completing an internship with the Y.  There is nothing worse than the feeling of knowing there is a tumor inside of you and that even the best odds can’t lower that chance of death from it to zero. The… Read more »

June 6, 2024

Friends, Family and Summer Fun at the YMCA!

Program Guide Research/Register Future Sessions Questions?   ACHIEVE A HEALTHIER HAPPIER YOU! Registration Opens for Members at 6am on Monday, June 10; for Community Members at 6am on Monday, June 17! Join us at the Y for fun, sport, exercise, wellbeing and community! Programs are a big part of the YMCA experience; connecting members, giving… Read more »

June 5, 2024

Running for a Cause

My Y Story: Stephanie Faulkner By: Christopher O’Herren, a Champlain College student who is completing an internship with the Y.  Everyone’s health is important. We at the YMCA believe in this firmly and try our best to incorporate it into our facilities and programs, from physical fitness through exercise and sport to a lively and… Read more »

May 29, 2024

Taking Root at the Y

In Honor of Raj Jain By: Christopher O’Herren, a Champlain College student who is completing an internship with the Y.  We often take for granted the significance of plants. No, this article isn’t about conservation or how plants are needed to make the oxygen we breathe (even though that is important). Instead, it is about… Read more »

May 22, 2024

Becoming a Summit Seeker

  Murali’s Y Story: Becoming a Summit Seeker Imagine climbing up the icy slopes of a mountain. The air is thin, and each step you take needs to be a well-placed one. For longtime YMCA member Murali Prabhala, these are just a few of the experiences he has had climbing some of the mountains in… Read more »

May 15, 2024

MAKING WAVES TOGETHER

  The Daniell Family Story: Making Waves Together Michelle Daniell grew up in New York and experienced what she shared as a “traditional Chinese upbringing.” An upbringing that didn’t allow for extra-curricular activities, including learning to swim. It wasn’t until Michelle was an adult and married her husband Michael, who is a big water person,… Read more »

May 9, 2024

Camp Sargent 100th Anniversary Celebration!

   COMMEMORATING A MILESTONE! This year marks a significant milestone in the history of our summer camp, YMCA Camp Sargent – we’re celebrating our 100th anniversary! For a Century, our camp has been a place where lifelong memories are made, friendships are formed, skills are mastered, and a place for kids to come and explore has… Read more »

May 8, 2024

HEALTHY KIDS WEEK 2024

FIND YOUR FUN, FIND YOUR Y AT HEALTHY KIDS WEEK! While our traditional Healthy Kids Day® event typically takes place on a single day, this year we’re thrilled to expand our offerings to provide an entire week of engaging activities designed to promote healthy habits for kids and families alike! From May 19-25 we are… Read more »