HEALTHY FAMILIES, HEALTHY EATING

The Y partners with Purdue Extension Food and Nutrition Program to bring our members nutrition education. These Free events serve as education, support, and motivation for those looking for the right path to take in your nutrition program. Join us for free samples, recipes, and Q&A in the Lobby!

Healthy Helpings Brochure

Y Soccer Leagues introduce the sport in a fun way to beginners and builds skills as players progress through each age division. We offer Youth Soccer for ages 3-13. All divisions will have practice during the week and games on Saturdays. Registration includes a t-shirt and ball. Equipment needed to play: shin guards (required), soccer cleats (recommended but not required).

Volunteer Coaches Needed! * Training will be provided by Y staff. Volunteers will receive Y volunteer T-Shirts

Registration Deadline - Saturday, 8/27/14
Coaches Meeting - Thursday, 8/31/14, 6:00pm

Fall Youth Soccer Flyer (pdf)

The Washington County Family YMCA will be interviewing Enrichment Counselors for their Before and After School Programming. The program serves Elementary Students at Bradie Shrum Elementary School by providing them with enrichment opportunities during the 2014-2015 school year.

Candidates should be driven for youth development, and possess the ability to instill the 40 Developmental Assets in youth. Interested individuals should submit their resume by July 21st, 2014 to:

Washington County Family YMCA
Attn.: Rosie Morehous
1709 N. Shelby Street
Salem, IN 47167

For further information, questions, or concerns please contact Youth First Director, Rosie Morehous, at (812) 883-YMCA (9622), This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or stop in at the Washington County Family YMCA.

BASP Enrichment Counselor Job Description (pdf)

Join the YMCA for an American Red Cross Blood Drive to be held on Wednesday July 23rd 3-7pm. The Blood Bus will be Open to the Public. The Goal is 20 units!

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Everyone has a creative streak, and this week is dedicated to expressing your inner creativity! This is a FREE summer camp experience thanks to Meadow View Health and Rehabilitation campers will be painting, sculpting or exploring paper mache. Up and coming kindergartner through 8th grade are welcome to express themselves through art! So let’s get messy and explore the wonderful world of art!

Art camp is running at the Washington County Family YMCA July 21-25th. It is offered for students in K-8th grade. Classes run for 1 hour in the YMCA’s multi purpose room and are being taught by Jami Colon.

Art Classes Offered:

  • K - 2nd graders will painting from 4:30-5:30pm
  • 3rd - 5th grade will be sculpting from 5:30-6:30pm
  • 6th - 8th graders will be doing paper machè from 6:30-7:30pm.

Register at the YMCA. Any questions about any of these programs can be directed to Shelby-lain Brown, Programs Coordinator, at 812-883-YMCA or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

YMCA Art Class Flyer (pdf)

2014 YMCA Corporate Sponsors

2014 YMCA Corporate Sponsors