October 2, 2019
There are a variety of myths about eating fats, but the YMCA shares the truth about healthy fats and diets.

Five Myths About Eating Fats

Eating a healthy and balanced diet can be hard, but you may not have to avoid fatty foods as much as you think.  There’s still lots […]
June 3, 2019
People eating well on summer vacation.

Six Tips for Eating Well on Summer Vacation

The sun is out, and we are ready to be outside! Summer vacation is a time to celebrate and soak up the sun with all the […]
December 19, 2018
You can safely work out during the winter with helpful tips from the YMCA.

Five Tips for Safely Working Out During the Winter

Your dedication to staying healthy shouldn’t have to stop when the weather gets cold. But, we know that snow, ice, and freezing temperatures can make it […]
November 15, 2018
Stay healthy during flu season and keep up your workouts at the Y with these five easy steps.

Five Ways to Stay Healthy During Flu Season

It’s officially November! A time filled with football and parades, Thanksgiving traditions, and precious family time. Unfortunately, however, this is also the time of year when […]
December 12, 2017
Happy Holidays from all of us at the Lafayette Family YMCA!

2017 Christmas & New Year’s Hours

We hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season! Below, you’ll find our holiday hours and group fitness schedule. Feel free to contact us with any questions!
October 25, 2017

Four Surprising Health Benefits of Pumpkin

October is the month of pumpkin spice and everything nice! Sure, pumpkins make great seasonal decorations and even better pie, but did you know that pumpkins […]
August 13, 2017

Five Benefits of Working Out During Lunch

Struggling to fit your workout into your busy schedule everyday? You should try working out during lunch! It’s a nice change of pace that will leave […]
March 3, 2017

The Benefits of Group Fitness Classes

We’ve all walked into the gym and walked passed the group fitness studios, right? You hear the funky music and see a group of people dancing […]
March 1, 2017

Five Reasons to Work Out with a Partner

Finding the motivation to work out is something we all struggle with. We get good at telling ourselves we don’t have to go to the gym […]
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