November 14, 2018

Volunteer Spotlight: November 2018

BETH DENARO: LIVESTRONG PROGRAM VOLUNTEER I love working with Karri with the LiveSTRONG program. I have met many amazing and inspiring people through the program! I assist Karri by helping participants with set up of machines with appropriate weight and ensure they use good and safe technique with using machines or performing exercises with bands,… Read more »

November 5, 2018

Staff Spotlight: November 2018

MARJI KUHN: ZUMBA INSTRUCTOR   What job(s) have you held at the YMCA? I started at the Y as a volunteer close to 20 years ago, leading group exercise classes, such as aerobics and step aerobics.  I now teach Zumba and Zumba Toning classes. What’s your favorite grade in school and why? I guess I’d… Read more »

October 31, 2018

NOVEMBERSHIP: We’re Better Together

We Can Become Better Together   Happy Novembership Do you know what’s more fun than visiting the Y?! Bringing a friend with you! Working out at the Y with a friend helps you both stay on track to a healthier lifestyle… and it’s more FUN! We’re celebrating friendship all month long with Happy Novembership, our… Read more »

October 20, 2018

YMCA for Life

TOM TOLLEFSON: YMCA FOR LIFE The YMCA has meant a lot to many people all the United States.  I’m one of those people.  For me, it’s not just a “gym” but a safe place where I cold be myself and enjoy being healthy and active by working out and playing basketball.  Today, I am a… Read more »

October 18, 2018

Staff Spotlight: October 2018

JASON MAYEU: DIRECTOR OF MARKETING   What job(s) have you held at the YMCA? I have been the Director of Marketing at the YMCA of Greater Nashua for just over 2 years. It’s hard for me to believe it’s been that long already, time is surely flying by. What’s your favorite childhood memory? My childhood… Read more »

September 16, 2018

Staff Spotlight: September 2018

TIM THOMPSON: LIFEGUARD   What job(s) have you held at the YMCA? I’ve been a lifeguard since August of 2016. However, I’ve been working at pools since I was 14 years old in the surrounding areas (guarding, teaching, coaching, etc.) So that’s about 25ish years. What’s your favorite grade in school and why? Well I… Read more »

September 12, 2018

Childhood Obesity is a Family Affair

Childhood Obesity is a Family Affair The YMCA of Greater Nashua wants families in our community to understand how adopting healthy habits together can help reduce childhood obesity September is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and while the dangers of childhood obesity are well chronicled, many families need support changing their families’ habits with the goal… Read more »

June 8, 2018

Camp Spaulding Counselor Reflections

Like teachers, camp counselors, can have a measurable impact on the camp kids. We spent some time at Camp Spaulding interviewing a few of our camp counselors to hear how their experiences at camp have shaped them and made lasting impressions on their lives.     Ebony Soto-Perez grew up at Camp Spaulding. She’s been… Read more »