April 2019 | YMCA Express at Gainsboro
We’re here to inspire kids to play together, build friendships and create memories that will last a lifetime! Early bird registration for Camp Woodrow Wilson ends April 30th- take advantage of this special pricing while you can!
Father- Son Banquet

Saturday, April 27
4:00 - 7:00 pm
Free to Attend

Hailed as the longest running YMCA event in Roanoke, the Father, Son Banquet has been inspiring, educating and imparting values into families for 87 years.

This year's event takes place at High Street Baptist Church and will include a pre-banquet informational fair from 4:00 - 5:00 pm, a banquet ceremony from 5:00 - 6:00 pm and will culminate with FREE dinner from 6:00 - 7:00 pm, catered by Golden Corral.
National Volunteer Week!

April 7th-13th is National Volunteer Week,
and we are so thankful for the 12 people who
dedicated their time to the YMCA Express at Gainsboro in 2018!

Want to give back in 2019? Please reach out to 
Kristi Hatcher at khatcher@ymcavbr.org
Adult Cooking Series

Ages 18 +
Thursdays- Apr 11, May 9
6:15 - 8:15 pm
M/NM: Free

"Return to Family Dinner" is a three part series enabling families to access and enjoy the extraordinary benefits of dinner together. Each session will introduce new content, utilize media presentations, distribute handouts to build a personalized family game plan, demonstrate and use multiple cooking techniques, taste and eat sample meals, introduce the power of the pantry and tackle obstacles with ways to triumph. This highly, interactive format ensures each participant will leave with the power to personalize the class to their specific family situations. Led by Mary Souder, PhD.
The Y at Woodlawn
Tuesdays, Now- June 4
6:00 - 7:00 pm

The YMCA Express at Gainsboro is providing dynamic functional fitness and nutrition workshops for the Woodlawn Methodist congregation and its surrounding communities.
Spring Break Camp
"That's Outlandish"
Camp Woodrow Wilson
Kindergarten - 5th grade
April 15-19th
7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Y After School Participants,

Y After School Non-Participant, Y Member

Y After School Non-Participant, Non Y Member

Campers will be faced with silly and outrageous challenges guaranteed to keep them engaged and giggling all week long!
Healthy Kids Day

Washington Park
April 27

Join us this year at Washington Park in Roanoke
for Healthy Kids Day! This event will include fun active play and educational activities to keep kids moving and learning, in order to maintain healthy habits and academic skills to achieve goals
and reach their full potential.

OUR MISSION: Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
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