Oct

21

Hours for Play and Learn and KidZone on Thursday, October 31

We will be closing Play and Learn and KidZone at 6PM on Thursday, October 31 to enable families to participate in trick or treating. Be safe and have fun!

Oct

21

BAXTER YMCA GIVING TREE PROGRAM

We will not be offering the Giving Tree program this year at the Baxter YMCA. We are happy to announce that we will be participating in the 19th Annual Holiday Toy Drive to accommodate families in our community that may need assistance during the holiday season. Please search "Holiday Toy Drive" on our website for details. Registration deadline is Monday, Nov. 18. Contact Mary Overstreet with questions at moverstreet@indymca.org

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Oct
22
Tue
OASIS Educational Series-Beginning Line Dance @ Baxter YMCA
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Greetings, YMCA Friends. Oasis invites you to join us this fall at Baxter YMCA. Enjoy stimulating conversation,
challenging learning and interaction with your peers.

Beginning Line Dance
Bonnie Lawrence

In this class, you will have fun and get exercise while learning how to move with ease and charm.

This class occurs on Tuesday’s for 6 sessions.

Early Bird Registration is Thursday, August 29, 8–10 am at Baxter YMCA. Stop by the Oasis table and register or use the registration form HERE!

 

Oct
25
Fri
Halloween at the Baxter YMCA @ Baxter YMCA
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a Spook-tacular good time at the Baxter YMCA Halloween event.  Games, candy, s’mores, hayrides, kid friendly haunted house, and more!  Wear your funniest, scariest, cutest, or most creative Halloween costume and come on over to the Y and make some fun family memories that last a lifetime.

Bring in pet supplies/food and receive $1 off of admission.  Military families get in FREE with a military ID.  Food is included with the price.

Thank you to our sponsor Franciscan Health.

 

Oct
26
Sat
Yoga in the Catacombs and Historic Tour – 3 Session Halloween Special @ YMCA at the City Market
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Yoga in the Catacombs, presented by the YMCA at the City Market and the City Market, returns for the second year.

You’ve never taken a yoga class quite like this! Join us deep in the historic City Market catacombs for an workout experience you won’t forget. Spine tingling live music will be performed. Are you brave enough to find your center while things go bump in the night? All ages and skill levels, from first time yoga participants to the brave, returning veterans from last year’s event, are welcome to Yoga in the Catacombs!

catacombs yoga panorama

Give back while having fun

Yoga in the Catacombs raises funds for the YMCA at the City Market‘s Annual Campaign, which provides scholarships for Y memberships and programs, keeping the Y accessible to all, regardless of income or financial circumstances. $22 out of every $30 ticket sold will go back to the Y’s Annual Campaign. Last year, the event raised over $3,000. Help us double the amount raised to $6,000 this year!

GET YOUR TICKETS! – CLICK ON A SESSION TIME BELOW

The cost for the one-hour yoga session and 20-minute historical tour of the City Market catacombs is $30.

October 26 

Pricing:

$30/session (includes a 1 hour yoga session and 20 minute historical tour of the City Market catacombs)

What you need to know

  • What are the floor conditions in the catacombs? The catacombs have an all dirt floor. The YMCA will provide spray bottles and towels to help clean off mats and clothing after each session.
  • What is the temperature down there? The catacombs stay at a  pretty constant cool, but not chilly, temperature. You may want to bring a jacket.
  • Where do I park? There are parking meters all around the City Market campus. Public parking is available in the eight-story Market District Garage less than a block away on 101 N. New Jersey St.
  • Will there be extra mats? We strongly encourage you to bring your own mat. The YMCA will have a VERY LIMITED number of mats available. We cannot guarantee a mat for everyone.
  • Where do I check in? Check in at the YMCA at the City Market located at 242 E. Market St. After all guests in your party are checked in, you will be escorted to the catacombs 15 minutes before your session. Please arrive early to allow time to check in.

Questions?

Please contact YMCA wellness director Maggie McCoy at 317.612.3086.

Oct
28
Mon
OASIS Educational Series- Digital Couponing @ Baxter YMCA
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Greetings, YMCA Friends. Oasis invites you to join us this fall at Baxter YMCA. Enjoy stimulating conversation,
challenging learning and interaction with your peers.

Digital Couponing – Online Grocery Shopping
Barbara Bluiett

Learn how to best use digital couponing and shopping for your groceries online with services such as Shipt Grocery Delivery.

Early Bird Registration is Thursday, August 29, 8–10 am at Baxter YMCA. Stop by the Oasis table and register or use the registration form HERE!

 

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The staff is extremely kind and helpful. An extreme variety of fitness exercises from youth to elderly. There's not a gym around that can offer what this place does. Also love the sauna and upgrades to the mens locker room.

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