With many families still facing tough economic times, let the YMCA
help your kids have fun. We offer financial aid to anyone who
qualifies. Stop by the Y office to pick up your financial aid form
YMCA Spring Soccer registrations will be accepted
now through March 18. This program is designed to introduce soccer
fundamentals and techniques to kids age 3 1/2 to 12 years old.
Participants will practice once a week. Game will be played on
Saturday mornings. Register before March 18 to avoid late fees.
Hunting season may soon be over, but now is a great time to
introduce your kids to YMCA Archery. This program is
designed to help participants with their individual skills,
techniques and abilities. Kids third grade and older will meet on
Saturday mornings as they learn proper use of a compound bow by
shooting targets and various decoys. Registrations are being
accepted through Feb. 25.
YMCA Spring Travel Soccer is for kids 12-14 years old who are
looking to play against other YMCAs. This league will travel to
Springfield on Saturday mornings to play at the Springfield YMCA's
soccer fields, located on the U of I at Springfield campus. The goal
is to introduce players to other YMCAs to encourage fair yet
competitive games. Registrations will be accepted now through March
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Set! Bump! Spike! YMCA Volleyball Clinic introduces kids
in first to sixth grade to the sport of volleyball and teaches the
skills necessary to play. Participants will meet on Tuesday
evenings, with first to third grade meeting at 5:30 p.m. and fourth
to sixth grade meeting at 6:30 p.m. Registration ends March 16, so
hurry in today.
[Text from file received from
Lincoln Area YMCA]