SUPPORT THE Y IN THE GOOD GIVING CHALLENGE
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Are you up to the challenge? Starting November 1, the Y will compete with 108 other regional non-profits in weekly challenges through December 31 to raise funds for the Y and our community. The Bluegrass Community Foundation and Smiley Pete Publishing Co. are sponsoring the Good Giving Guide challenges and this is our opportunity to showcase the great support our Y has!
We ask that you check your email regularly for information on challenges and help us reach our goals! Donations must be made online with a credit card, starting November 1st at 8 a.m. You can make a donation from the convenience of your phone or computer, but if you would like assistance with your online donation, we will be happy to assist you in our lobby.
As you know, the Y strengthens our community every day through programs that promote youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. And our financial assistance program makes our services available to everyone in our community.
100TH ANNIVERSARY OPEN HOUSE
Monday, October 21, 2013
You, your friends and family are invited to an open house at the Paris-Bourbon County YMCA on December 9 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Join our staff and volunteers for free tours, classes and programs, refreshments and cake. We are excited to celebrate our 100th anniversary with our community and the people who have made our mission possible!
TOUR DE PARIS BIKE RIDE
Tuesday, September 03, 2013
The Paris-Bourbon County YMCA is partnering with the Paris Main Street Program to host a scenic bike ride on Paris Pike. Bring your bike out for a spin on Saturday, October 19th at 9 a.m. for either a 13.4 or 24.2 mile ride. If you're looking for something the whole family can enjoy, there will be a free Family Fun Ride starting at 10:30 a.m. through downtown Paris.
The event is open to anyone, so click on the link below to register!
Tour de Paris Registration Form
FALL BENEFIT LIVE AND SILENT AUCTIONS
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Trips, event tickets, gift certificates, memorabilia and more are just waiting for you at this year's Annual Fall Benefit on September 21, 6:30 p.m. at Hillcroft Farm. Tickets for the benefit are on sale now -- $50 per person in advance, $60 at the door, or purchase a table for your group! There's still time to donate items for the auctions. Check back often as we will update this list of auction items frequently!
2013 AUCTION ITEMS
FALL PROGRAM REGISTRATION
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Registration for fall programs begins August 12. Register for afterschool programs, fall sports leagues, group exercise classes, swim lessons and more! Click the image to view the Fall Program Guide or pick up a copy at the Y soon!
YOU'RE INVITED: EXTRA SPECIAL FALL BENEFIT
Monday, July 08, 2013
The Paris-Bourbon County YMCA’s annual fall benefit takes on extra meaning this year as the Y also celebrates its 100th anniversary of serving our community.
This year’s benefit will be held on Saturday, September 21 at Hillcroft Farm. The benefit, which is the Y’s key fundraising event of the year, will include both silent and live auctions. Other details about the benefit will be announced soon.
“We look forward to this opportunity to share the Y’s service to the community every year,” said Cathy Boone, Executive Director of the Paris-Bourbon County YMCA. “We hope everyone will consider attending this year’s event and join us in celebrating 100 years of the Y providing valuable services that strengthen the foundations of our community.”
Additional program details, including activities, tickets and event times will be announced soon.
JOIN THE COUCH TO 5K RUNNING PROGRAM
Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Would you like to participate in the Secretariat 5K on September 29 in Paris but don't know where to start? The Y is here to help! Join the Y’s 8-Week Running Club and we'll get you ready with the Couch to 5K Running Program.
The C25K Running Plan was designed for inexperienced runners who are just beginning an exercise routine. This plan focuses on more than just running. Ivy will use the education from her Personal Training and Yoga 200 hour certification to teach different strength and stretching techniques to prevent injury. She can answer questions and help you with a variety of different goals.
***Run/Walks will be progressive, therefore early registration and regular attendance is encouraged.
Tuesdays and Thursdays
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Aug. 6 - Sept. 26
Fee: $20 Y members;
Health and Wellness Director Ivy Owens, email@example.com
859.987.1395 ext. 15