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Jun
17
Mon
Free Safety Around Water Classes @ 7 area YMCAs
Jun 17 – Jun 20 all-day

Swimming with lifejacketWe’re excited to be part of the first-ever Indy Water Safety Week presented by the new Indy Aquatic Alliance! Enjoy free water safety programs and swim events at 30 locations across Greater Indianapolis throughout the week. All activities are free and open to the public. And here’s what you can do at the YMCA!

Free Water Safety Classes

To help keep kids safe, we have over 300 spots open for free “Safety Around Water” classes for ages 5-12 from June 17-20 at seven area YMCAs. In four, half-hour classes, the Y’s certified swim instructors will teach children basic safety skills and concepts, such as jump, push, turn, grab and swim, float and swim.
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“America’s Swim Instructor”

Safety Around Water teaches basic water awareness skills, but is not a substitute for learning how to swim. Swim lessons are always available at eight area YMCAs for a fee and at most Y Summer Day Camps. Known as “America’s Swim Instructor,” the Y also offers swim teamsclinicswater fitness classescertifications and training and many more aquatics programs year-round. Scholarships are available for all of these programs.

Jun
29
Sat
Spark!Fishers 5K @ Nickel Plate District
Jun 29 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Spark!Fishers 5K @ Nickel Plate District | Bordentown | New Jersey | United States

Brought to you by the Fishers YMCA and Geist Half Marathon, join us for the 2019 Spark!Fishers 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, June 29 at 8 a.m. in the Nickel Plate District.

  • The race will begin promptly at 8 a.m.
  • Half Pint Half K will start about 7:30 a.m.
  • Pack pick up is Friday evening from 3 – 7 p.m. at the Fishers YMCA or Saturday morning  from 6 – 7:45 a.m. at Liberty Plaza.
  • Each finisher will receive a race shirt and medal.

Parking is available at:

  • Holland Park, 1 Park Dr.
  • Fishers Elementary, 11442 Lantern Rd
  • Launch Fishers, 12175 Visionary Way

Come make fun memories right here in your community! The Spark!Fishers event in the Nickel Plate District in downtown Fishers showcases innovation, blends entertainment with delicious food, and honors those who have and continue to make great sacrifices for our freedom. The weekend promises to include elements for residents of all ages, including:

  • National concert at the Nickel Plate District AMP on Friday night
  • 5K run/walk for the entire family on Saturday morning
  • Street Fair, filled with everything from food to entertainment
  • Community parade, unlike anything Fishers’ residents have seen before
  • Fireworks show to conclude the weekend celebration

Learn more and register for the 5K today

Sponsorship packages are available through the Spark!Fishers event committee, and race proceeds support Fishers YMCA and Geist Half Marathon programs.
Contact Fishers YMCA Executive Director, Jake Reardon-McSoley to learn more.

 

Jul
13
Sat
Fall Marathon Training Begins @ Fishers YMCA
Jul 13 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Fall Marathon Training Begins @ Fishers YMCA | Fishers | Indiana | United States

Meet our RRCA-certified running coaches and learn about the Monumental training Program. We have both a half and a full marathon training to get participants ready for the Monumental Marathon, one of the largest marathons in the U.S.

TRAINING DAYS & TIMES:

Half Marathon options:
Wednesday–6 p.m. & Saturday –8 a.m. long run
Thursday–9:30 a.m. & Saturday –8 a.m. long run
$105 | $90 , Y member

Saturday only –8 a.m. long run
$60 | $50, Y member

Full Marathon options:
Wednesday–6 p.m. & Saturday –8 a.m. long run
Thursday–9:30 a.m. & Saturday –8 a.m. long run
*Full marathon runners will start earlier on most Saturdays depending on mileage
$195 | $165, Y member

Saturday only –8 a.m. long run
$110 | $90, Y member

Register for this 16-week program.

Aug
3
Sat
Community Block Party and Sports Family Tailgate @ Fishers YMCA
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Community Block Party and Sports Family Tailgate @ Fishers YMCA | Fishers | Indiana | United States

Join us for outdoor activities that everyone can get involved in. Play fun games and take a dip in the pool. Experience youth and adult sports clinics, competitions, and demos. Enjoy a free lunch provided by the YMCA tailgate cookout crew.

Bring your neighbors and friends; this free event is open to the community.We can’t wait to show you and your family our great staff and fun programs!

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