Category: Youth Development

Families at the Y


Families at the Y are able to do be more and do more than ever before.  At the Y, we pride ourselves on being able to serve the whole family.  We can serve children as young at 8 weeks and have activities for everyone through senior adults.  The goal is that the Y serves the […]

Save 20% at Dick’s Sporting Goods

The YMCA of Catawba valley has partnered with Dick’s Sporting Goods to help you kick off the new school year right with great back-to-school savings! Using the coupon below you will be able to take 20% off the items you need for school sports.

What is a YMCA

What is a YMCA?  So many people think a Y is fitness center, or a place to swim, or a place to play basketball.  In reality though the Y is so much more than that.  The Y is designed to meet the needs of the community it serves.  Every Y is different so it can […]

YMCA Childcare Serves All

At the YMCA of Catawba Valley, we serve families in many different ways.  One way is to serve them offering childcare services for children ages 0 to 5.  The beauty of our childcare is that YMCA childcare serves all children regardless of age, background, ethnicity, socioeconomic factors or any other factors.  It is the mission […]

Family Night at the Crawdads Game

Family Night at the Crawdads Game will be held on Tuesday, August 11th, 2015. YMCA members, family and friends get in for $6 each with proof of membership. Riders will get in free. This is the 2nd Annual Hickory’s Biggest Spin – Come out and support your fellow YMCA members as they pedal their way […]

YMCA Fall Sports

As school is about to begin it is time to think about extra curricular activities for the children.  The Y has just what you need this fall with YMCA fall sports.  YMCA fall sports are all about getting kids to learn the value of hard work, teamwork, sportsmanship, making friends, and having fun.  This fall […]

Swim Lessons at the Y

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Every year children all over the country, state, and even right here in Catawba Valley drown.  As the Y continues to focus on serving the community drowning prevention is a top priority.  It is our goal that each child learn to swim through our group swim lessons at the Y.  We have swim lessons for […]