August 2019 l Kirk Family YMCA
It's Not Too Late To
Sign Your Kids Up For
Y After School!

The 2019-2020 school year kicks off in just a few weeks- what will your kids be doing after the bell rings? Our Y After School program services 27 schools around Virginia's Blue Ridge area and provides children with enrichment programming, healthy snacks and homework help. Check out our Y After School guide below!
MEMBERSHIP
So Long To Summer Fest

Friday August 23rd
6:00-8:30PM

Join us as we finish up the season with "So Long To Summer Fest"!

This event will feature a Family Splash Zone, Food Trucks (everyone loves Mama Crockett's Cider Donuts and Blue Cow Ice Cream Co. ! ), Live Music, Group Fitness Demos, Strength Competition, Community Vendors, Bounce House, Free Watermelon and more!

This is a FREE community event and will take place on the corner of 5th and Luck Ave.
Y APP
Staying connected to your favorite YMCA branch has never been easier with our brand new Y App!
Search for "YMCA of Virginia's Blue Ridge" in the Google Play or App Store and download today!
With the app, you can check out class schedules, track progress, log workouts, learn more about YMCA programs,check-in faster and more!
Our Fall Program Guide Is Here!

Our Fall program registration is now open!
The Adult and Youth Program Guides are linked below-check out all of the youth programming, wellness classes, sports and special events that we have planned this fall!
WELLNESS
Summer Boot Camp

August 13th- September 19
Tuesday and Thursday
6:30-7:30PM

This six week camp is designed to keep you active and fit. Join us for
one hour of interval and circuit training geared toward beginner and
intermediate exercisers. Measurements and fitness testing performed at beginning and end. 
Group Exercise Classes

Our YMCA group exercise classes are designed to encourage camaraderie and help people of all ages and fitness levels achieve their wellness goals.

Join one of our group exercise classes today and discover the power of a healthy lifestyle!

AQUATICS
Swim Lessons

One of our top priorities is to teach youth, teens, and adults to swim, so they can stay safe around water and learn the skills they need to make swimming a lifelong pursuit for staying healthy.

Private and semi-private lessons
available upon request!
Now Hiring!

The Kirk Family YMCA is in search of an experienced and high-energy Water Fitness Instructor to lead water fitness classes! For more information and to apply to any of our open positions, please check out the link below!
YOUTH & FAMILY
We Are Hiring!

The Kirk Family YMCA is now hiring a full-time Youth and Family Director. This position oversees the administration and operations of all internal and external youth and teen activities, programs, and special events, ensuring a positive, safe, enriching environment, in accordance to the YMCA core values and mission.
Y After School

The way your child spends time after school can make a big difference in their personal development and your family-life balance. The YMCA's After School program makes the most of your child's after school time by offering enrichment learning opportunities designed to engage and expand young minds !
Together Time

Saturdays, August 3-24th
11:00-11:45am

M:Free/ NM:$5 per class

This class is created for parents to help inspire their child’s imagination and self-expression with a world of themed art projects, activities and a snack in an encouraging, dynamic and creative atmosphere.
Kids' Night Out
Friday, August 16th
5:30 - 9:00 pm
M: $14/NM:$18

Ages 2-10 Years

Drop the kids off to enjoy an evening of swimming, games, crafts, and a movie. Dinner included for ages 4 to 10 years. Register by Wed prior to program.
Dance Lessons

Y dance programs allow children to explore the world of dance in a positive and affordable way. Dancers strengthen key skills, such as coordination, balance, flexibility and strength, in a non-competitive and nurturing environment. We welcome children of all abilities and levels in both our weekday and weekend classes. 
Private Sports Lessons

Private sports lessons give your child the opportunity to receive one-on-one coaching in a safe and structured environment. All of our coaches are trained and experienced instructors and will provide your athlete with the highest level of instruction possible. For more information, please contact the Kirk Family YMCA Youth and Family Director Josh Yerkes at jyerkes@ymcavbr.org.
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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