Oct

22

GROUP EX SCHEDULE FOR HALLOWEEN EVENING

All evening group exercise classes will be cancelled on Thursday, October 31 to allow families to participate in trick-or-treating. Please be safe and have fun!

Oct

22

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

22

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
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.

Nov
2
Sat
Intercollegiate Fall Clean
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Intercollegiate Fall Clean

Support the Intercollegiate YMCA while getting some work done around the house! Our fall clean program is our annual fundraiser to help support our Intercollegiate work throughout the year. Some of the programs that benefit from the funds raised is our free after school programs that we run in low income neighborhoods across Indianapolis as well as scholarships for our service trips that we lead each year for college students.

Our fall clean program will provide 3-4 students to come to your house to perform household chores/projects such as the ones listed below.
• Leaf cleanup / Yardwork
• Cleaning and Organizing
• Hanging holiday decorations
• Whatever you need!

A DONATION OF $175 WILL COVER 3 HOURS OF WORK PERFORMED BY INTERCOLLEGIATE YMCA VOLUNTEERS. The volunteer times are typically from 10:00-1:00 on the designated Saturday. Once you register, you will hear from the Intercollegiate YMCA with more information and next steps.

Nov
9
Sat
Intercollegiate Fall Clean
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Intercollegiate Fall Clean

Support the Intercollegiate YMCA while getting some work done around the house! Our fall clean program is our annual fundraiser to help support our Intercollegiate work throughout the year. Some of the programs that benefit from the funds raised is our free after school programs that we run in low income neighborhoods across Indianapolis as well as scholarships for our service trips that we lead each year for college students.

Our fall clean program will provide 3-4 students to come to your house to perform household chores/projects such as the ones listed below.
• Leaf cleanup / Yardwork
• Cleaning and Organizing
• Hanging holiday decorations
• Whatever you need!

A DONATION OF $175 WILL COVER 3 HOURS OF WORK PERFORMED BY INTERCOLLEGIATE YMCA VOLUNTEERS. The volunteer times are typically from 10:00-1:00 on the designated Saturday. Once you register, you will hear from the Intercollegiate YMCA with more information and next steps.

Nov
16
Sat
Intercollegiate Fall Clean
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Intercollegiate Fall Clean

Support the Intercollegiate YMCA while getting some work done around the house! Our fall clean program is our annual fundraiser to help support our Intercollegiate work throughout the year. Some of the programs that benefit from the funds raised is our free after school programs that we run in low income neighborhoods across Indianapolis as well as scholarships for our service trips that we lead each year for college students.

Our fall clean program will provide 3-4 students to come to your house to perform household chores/projects such as the ones listed below.
• Leaf cleanup / Yardwork
• Cleaning and Organizing
• Hanging holiday decorations
• Whatever you need!

A DONATION OF $175 WILL COVER 3 HOURS OF WORK PERFORMED BY INTERCOLLEGIATE YMCA VOLUNTEERS. The volunteer times are typically from 10:00-1:00 on the designated Saturday. Once you register, you will hear from the Intercollegiate YMCA with more information and next steps.

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