July 23, 2017

Why You Should Add Swimming to Your Child’s List of Basic Life Skills

There is a list of basic life skills all parents know they must teach their children to keep them safe and healthy. It includes habits like […]
June 12, 2017

Safety Around Water: Five Reasons Your Kids Should Learn to Swim

Kids are fascinated by water, especially in the summer. But, do your kids know how to stay safe around water? Here are five reasons your kids […]
May 4, 2017

Top Summer Activities for Kids in Lafayette, Indiana

The Greater Lafayette community is full of opportunities for kids to grow and learn! Here are the top summer activities for kids in Lafayette, Indiana.
February 22, 2017

Make a Splash at the YMCA’s Free Water Safety Program for LSC Third Graders

A quick search on Google and the statistics are everywhere. Drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death for children ages four through 11. Even […]
October 11, 2016
Being safe in the water is crucial to your family’s health and wellness.

Important Swim Skills Your Family Should Know

There are so many great benefits to swimming! It’s fun, relaxing, and a great way to exercise, but do you know the most important swim skills? […]
April 19, 2016
Swimming is a great way to get exercise—no matter your age.

How to Get Swimming as a Senior

Swimming is a great way to get exercise—no matter your age. But it’s especially beneficial for seniors trying to become more active. It’s easy on the […]
May 19, 2015
Kid your kids happy and healthy all summer long with a season full of fun family activities.

Family Fitness in the Summer

Now that the weather has warmed up and the kids are out of school, there are plenty of activities to help the family stay healthy and […]
March 4, 2015
Swimming is a unique activity that has the longevity of being a great form of exercise for toddlers, seniors and everyone in between.

Why Do Swim Lessons Matter?

Swimming is an important life skill that children and adults should learn as early as possible. There are many benefits in learning how to swim and […]
February 25, 2015
The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course is to teach lifeguard candidates the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies.

Lifeguard Training is happening at the Y!

Registration is now open for both of our Lifeguard Training classes! This is an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course. (Please note ALL classes must be […]
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