YMCA still has more art camps available this summer. Come in and
register for the Aug. 4-8 Summer Art Camp. "World Art Tour" is the
theme for this camp. Students will learn about art and artists from
around the world in a week full of fun. This program is for children
entering first through sixth grade. The camp will be at the YMCA
Activity Center, 719 Wyatt Ave.
Lincoln College women's basketball coach Carol Wilson will coach
YMCA Girls Basketball Camp at the Lincoln Junior High gym
July 28-Aug. 1. There are two groups: first to third grade from 9 to
10 a.m. and fourth to sixth grade from 10 to 11 a.m. This camp will
improve your daughter's basketball fundamentals. All current YMCA
members will receive $5 off their registration.
The YMCA will be accepting registrations for Y Youth Fall
Soccer leagues until Aug. 25. Forms received after Aug. 25 will
require a $10 fee increase. This program is for all children age 4
through eighth grade. Teams practice once a week, with games played
on Saturday mornings at the Lincoln Developmental Center soccer
fields. Jim Xamis Ford Lincoln Mercury sponsors YMCA soccer.
Summer Field Trip Blast: The YMCA is offering single-day
field trips for kids entering first through fifth grade.
Aug. 5, third and
fourth grade -- Splashdown Water Park, East Peoria
Aug. 7, fourth and
fifth grade -- Forest Park Nature Center, Peoria
Aug. 12, first and second grade --
Splashdown Water Park, East Peoria
Participants must register one week prior to each field trip.
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YMCA golf instructor Jacob Horton is at it again. Another session
for the YMCA Golf Clinic is coming Aug. 4-7. Children
entering kindergarten through eighth grade can improve their skills
and learn new skills with Horton's help. Spaces are limited, so
reserve your child's spot today.
The YMCA is now accepting applications for the "Bookbags for
Kids" project, sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Preceptor
Eta chapter. Stop in the YMCA office today and pick up more
information on this awesome project. Registration deadline is Aug.
The Lincoln Area YMCA will host the third annual Y Run on
Sept. 27. This 5K run and one-mile fun run-walk will begin at the
Logan County Safety Complex, on North Hamilton Street. The route for
the Y Run will be an out-and-back, flat course with the local police
escorting runners for safety. Elkhart Grain and Guzzardo's Italian
Villa are sponsors for the event.
For more details on YMCA programs and events, please contact the
Lincoln Area YMCA at 735-3915; 604 Broadway St., Suite 1; or visit
[Text from file received from
Lincoln Area YMCA]