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No Swim Team Practice
No Swim Team Practice
Dec 21 2018 – Jan 1 2019 all-day
Swim Team practice will resume Wednesday, January 2 with morning and afternoon practice.
New Year’s Day 10:00 am
New Year’s Day
Jan 1 @ 10:00 am
The YMCA will open at 10:00am on New Year’s Day.
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Winter Session Starts
Winter Session Starts
Jan 2 all-day
The Winter eight week session starts today and continues through February 24. Check out our schedules page for the most up to date class schedules.
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Home School Swim & Gym 1:00 pm
Home School Swim & Gym
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This program provides physical education classes for children participating in Home School Education. Participants will participate in age appropriate activities that include fitness, fundamental and sport specific skills, including swimming.
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Dolphin Swim Meet
Dolphin Swim Meet
Jan 5 all-day
1/5 Macomb Dolphin Invite 1/12-1/14 Springfield Snowball Invite 1/19 Tri-Meet at Jacksonville YMCA 1/27 Quad Meet at Hannibal YMCA
8 Week Swim Lessons 10:00 am
8 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Fit Start Challenge
Fit Start Challenge
Jan 7 all-day
This January, maintain your New Year’s Resolution with a little help from the Y by enrolling in the Fit Start Challenge! This contest will not only help you lose the weight but teach you how to live an overall healthy lifestyle. You don’t have to be a YMCA member to join this weight loss challenge. This challenge is for teams ...
Fit Start Challenge Weigh-In
Fit Start Challenge Weigh-In
Jan 7 all-day
Weigh-ins are held every other Monday from 7:00-8:30am, 11:00am-1:00pm or 4:00-6:00pm.
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New CEO Welcome Reception & Open House 7:00 am
New CEO Welcome Reception & Open House @ Quincy Family YMCA
Jan 8 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
The YMCA of West Central Illinois will host a welcome reception and open house for new CEO, Jim Chamberlain, on Tuesday, January 8 with two times available. The morning reception will be from 7:00-9:00am and the evening from 4:30-6:00pm. We will have some light refreshments. Please join us to give Jim our best wishes on his new position and learn ...
New CEO Welcome Reception & Open House 4:30 pm
New CEO Welcome Reception & Open House @ Quincy Family YMCA
Jan 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The YMCA of West Central Illinois will host a welcome reception and open house for new CEO, Jim Chamberlain, on Tuesday, January 8 with two times available. The morning reception will be from 7:00-9:00am and the evening from 4:30-6:00pm. We will have some light refreshments. Please join us to give Jim our best wishes on his new position and learn ...
4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Home School Swim & Gym 1:00 pm
Home School Swim & Gym
Jan 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This program provides physical education classes for children participating in Home School Education. Participants will participate in age appropriate activities that include fitness, fundamental and sport specific skills, including swimming.
4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Dolphin Swim Meet
Dolphin Swim Meet
Jan 12 all-day
1/5 Macomb Dolphin Invite 1/12-1/14 Springfield Snowball Invite 1/19 Tri-Meet at Jacksonville YMCA 1/27 Quad Meet at Hannibal YMCA
Youth Basketball – Gym Closed 8:30 am
Youth Basketball – Gym Closed
Jan 12 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
 
8 Week Swim Lessons 10:00 am
8 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Water Babies 6:00 pm
Water Babies
Jan 14 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Kids have fun while becoming more comfortable in and around the water, while parents learn how to teach their child aquatic skills and how to be safe. Songs and developmentally-appropriate games that use basic movements in the water such as kicking, arm strokes and blowing bubbles, encourage socialization with other families with children of the same age. Parents do get in ...
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4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Home School Swim & Gym 1:00 pm
Home School Swim & Gym
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This program provides physical education classes for children participating in Home School Education. Participants will participate in age appropriate activities that include fitness, fundamental and sport specific skills, including swimming.
4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Lifeguard Certification Course
Lifeguard Certification Course @ Quincy Family YMCA
Jan 18 – Jan 21 all-day
The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguard course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatics emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. Class times are Friday 1/18 from 4-9pm, Saturday 1/19 from 9am-5pm, ...
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Dolphin Swim Meet
Dolphin Swim Meet
Jan 19 all-day
1/5 Macomb Dolphin Invite 1/12-1/14 Springfield Snowball Invite 1/19 Tri-Meet at Jacksonville YMCA 1/27 Quad Meet at Hannibal YMCA
Youth Basketball – Gym Closed 8:30 am
Youth Basketball – Gym Closed
Jan 19 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
 
8 Week Swim Lessons 10:00 am
8 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Sunday Fun Days 1:30 pm
Sunday Fun Days
Jan 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
FREE event held each month to engage families and encourage physical fitness and togetherness. Each month will feature a different activity: January – Snowball Fight February – Freeze Dancing March – Star Wars Tag May – Hula Hoop Challenge June – T-Ball July – Star Wars Tag August – Five Pin Soccer September – Kickball October – TBA November – ...
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Fit Start Challenge Weigh-In
Fit Start Challenge Weigh-In
Jan 21 all-day
Weigh-ins are held every other Monday from 7:00-8:30am, 11:00am-1:00pm or 4:00-6:00pm.
Safe Sitter Babysitting Class 9:00 am
Safe Sitter Babysitting Class @ Quincy Family YMCA
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Safe Sitter graduates are prepared with the knowledge they need to prevent problems and handle unexpected emergencies. In class, we will cover basic childcare skills, as well as how to screen potential clients and jobs, handle business transactions, manage child behavior, handle household and life-threatening emergencies and stay safe on the job. Class is for ages 11-18. Please register by ...
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4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Home School Swim & Gym 1:00 pm
Home School Swim & Gym
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This program provides physical education classes for children participating in Home School Education. Participants will participate in age appropriate activities that include fitness, fundamental and sport specific skills, including swimming.
4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Youth Basketball – Gym Closed 8:30 am
Youth Basketball – Gym Closed
Jan 26 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
 
Lifeguard Re-certification Course 9:00 am
Lifeguard Re-certification Course
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
For those who’s certification has expired. The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguard course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatics emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over.
8 Week Swim Lessons 10:00 am
8 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Dolphin Swim Meet
Dolphin Swim Meet
Jan 27 all-day
1/5 Macomb Dolphin Invite 1/12-1/14 Springfield Snowball Invite 1/19 Tri-Meet at Jacksonville YMCA 1/27 Quad Meet at Hannibal YMCA
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4 Week Swim Lessons 6:00 pm
4 Week Swim Lessons
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm
Swim lessons not only keep kids safe in the water, they also build self-esteem and confidence. All of our participants gain a greater understanding of not only the strokes, but also safety, rescue skills, and water activities they can enjoy for a lifetime. From our lesson program, children can graduate to our Swim Team.
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Home School Swim & Gym 1:00 pm
Home School Swim & Gym
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This program provides physical education classes for children participating in Home School Education. Participants will participate in age appropriate activities that include fitness, fundamental and sport specific skills, including swimming.