There’s HOPE For KIDS! at Flat Rock River YMCA Camp

Children of those affected by ALS get a free week of Camp HLC at Flat Rock River YMCA

Thirty-five children and teens from across the Midwest—more than 20 from Indiana, many siblings—who have had or have loved ones battling ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a.ka. Lou Gehrig’s Disease), are attending the third Camp HLC at Flat R... Read More

Go from the Pool Back to School with the Y

Movie nights, campouts, rodeos and picnics keep summer fun alive when school starts

It’s about that time to go from the pool back to school. While summer may be ending, your fun at the Y doesn’t have to. Check out these events to keep your health and social life right on track when the kids go back to school. Celebrate School &... Read More

Community Gardens are Growing at the Y

Gardening, volunteering and teaching opportunities are plentiful in Y community gardens

Summer is here which means the Y’s different gardening programs to starting to bloom. While local community gardens and other growing efforts are beginning city-wide, you won’t need to look further than the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis to find an... Read More

Day Camps: What’s New and What Will Be Most Fun

Day Camp Will Be More Fun Than Ever this Summer!

It’s no secret. I love summer camp. Every little detail of it. It falls during my favorite season. I love the sound of the opening ceremony heard from a distance and the booming sound of the opening ceremony songs up close. I love the dancing, the ... Read More

Teens, College Students Can Explore the World on Spring Break

College tours, service trip, volunteering, jobs and learning a lifesaving skill are on the Spring Break docket

In addition to being a great place to get fit and meet new friends, the YMCA offers teens and college students opportunities to have a meaningful, productive Spring Break. From college tours of six East Coast universities to helping children in Jama... Read More