Archive for October 2017

YMCA Halloween – YMCA Halloween - Not Just for Costumes

YMCA Halloween – Not Just for Costumes

  While Halloween creates scary and eerie themes, it is an important time of the year to the Harrisburg Area YMCA! Every year, our branches love instilling this spooky day into their YMCA Halloween childcare activities, including: Our East Shore branch held its 5th Annual Floating Pumpkin Patch. This activity allows children of all ages to […]

YMCA Halloween – YMCA Halloween - Not Just for Costumes

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: We Wear Pink

    The Harrisburg Area YMCA celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness Month all year round by constantly advocating for our members and community through our programs and outreach. This month, we would like our community to reflect on what Breast Cancer Awareness could mean for them by understanding its history and importance. “Her”story – Rethink Pink […]

healthy snacks

Healthy Snacks to Eat After School – Our Guide to Snacking Well for Busy Kids

It’s about that time again. As we say goodbye to summer, there is much to prepare for — buying all the supplies on the list, getting back on track with a regular bedtime, signing up for sports leagues, music lessons, and more — snacks may not be top of mind just yet. Getting back to […]

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