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STRETCH FOR SUCCESS

Attend an upcoming series of presentations and informational sessions geared towards Active Older Adults. These sessions will emphasize the importance of stretching, and our presenter, Esther Grussing, will provide stretching routines to help attendees. Please see the dates and times below for our available sessions at each branch!

Team Benni

BENNI BUG SCHOLARSHIP One month ago Corey and Brittani Sizelove found out that their two-year-old daughter, Benni, had been diagnosed with leukemia. Benni James Sizelove, affectionately called “Benni Bug”, went to her forever home with Jesus on Friday, April 1, following a short, but courageous battle. Her family is comforted knowing she is wrapped in the…

Mitchell Early Childhood and Family Center Welcomes New Director

Mitchell Early Childhood and Family Center, part of the YMCA of Muncie, welcomes a new Director of Youth Development, Janette Stanley. Janette has been involved with early childhood education for over 11 years. Having received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Child Development from Ball State University, Janette taught at Ball State’s Child Study Center…

Les Mills on Demand

As a Y member, you receive a huge discount to Les Mills On Demand. As a Y member, you’ll pay just $10/month as opposed to the usual $15. Explore hundreds of awesome workouts and get fit from the comfort and safety of your own home! Les Mills on Demand

Emergency Child Care now provided

We will be offering emergency child care to those in our community who are serving as first-responders, medical personnel and other necessary workforce. This childcare will be offered at Mitchell Early Childhood and Family Center and the Northwest Y. During Child Care, your kids will have breakfast, lunch and a snack provided to them. We…

Northwest YMCA Hours reduced

Out of an abundance of caution and to help slow the spread of COVID-19 as recommended by the CDC, local and state officials, the hours for the Northwest YMCA will be reduced until March 29, 2020. New hours for the Northwest YMCA will be 5 AM – 8 PM. We continue diligence in sanitizing high…

New Guest Pass Guidelines

In order to simplify and streamline our Guest Pass procedure, we’ve made some changes and outlined them in the document linked here: YMCA of Muncie New Guest Pass Guidelines

Transformed: Tammerrie’s story of physical and mental transformation

Tammerrie struggled with body image through both her childhood and early adulthood. She grew up with three sisters, none of whom had the same issue. Her parents knew Tammerrie was in pain, but didn’t know how to help. Feelings of loneliness and shame characterized her childhood and became all too familiar. “By the time I…

Blessing Box

Samuel Coffman is a local teen with a heart for other teens in his community. He and his friends help hundreds of teenage students in our Muncie community by leading the Blessing Box Project. The Blessing Boxes offer an anonymous way to grab necessities on the way to and from school. Individuals can take items…