Fred Ciotti Memorial Race Every spring hundreds of runners & walkers lace up their sneakers for our annual Fred Ciotti Memorial Race. We offer a 5K run/walk, the NEP 1 mile fun run/walk and 1/2 mile walk. Medals are given to winners in several age categories and there is a trophy awarded to the overall male and female runner. School age runners can join together with classmates and run for the High School Cup Challenge to earn bragging rights for the year. Tentative date is set for April 22, 2017!
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Healthy Kids Day This completely FREE community event is an afternoon of fun, games, and prizes designed to promote healthy choices and quality family time. We’ll have live animals, inflatable jousting, laser tag, face painting, Kid’s Business Expo, and MORE! Check back soon for more details. Join us on April 22, 2017!
Annual Craft Show Each spring, the Y’s craft show showcases the talents of local vendors. There is always a wide variety of crafty vendors selling items like homemade jewelry, hair accessories, doll clothing, seasonal decorations, etc.; hand knit scarves, towels, blankets, etc.; local foods, like maple syrup, honey, chocolates, and baked goods; and so many more. There is always tasty refreshments and baked goods available for purchase. There is a donation of $1.00 at the craft show entrance for a chance at the door prizes. Click for the 2017 Application!
ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
Get your foursome together and plan to spend the morning with other fun-loving golfers! Be treated to light refreshments before you tee off. Then enjoy 18 holes of golf with special prizes for “closest to the pin”, “longest drive” and more! “On the turn”, stop in for a hot dog and cold beverage. Once all golf is completed, feast on a buffet luncheon and relax as prizes are awarded and the Tournament Champs are crowned! Our Date for this years’s tournament will be Saturday, June 10th at Elk View Country Club.
A night of family fun with games, bounce houses, dunk tank, balloon animals, refreshments & more all at family-friendly pricing!
Fall Mum Sale – Making your fall colorful! Early Septemeber!
Join us for our 5th annual Fall Festival! Pumpkin painting; live entertainment; refreshments, games and activities for the whole family like Donut On A String, Horse & Pony Rides, Face Painting, Pumpkin Bowling, the Party Bike, Touch a Truck and more! More, like our Cookie Walk, where you can purchase a container and fill it with delicious, gourmet cookies. Watch for all the fun details for 2017!!
The YMCA Christmas festival is held in conjunction with the City of Carbondale’s annual light parade. At the festival you can find something for everyone in your family. An array of games, food, and crafts are available throughout the night. Also, we have a Christmas basket raffle with over 100 baskets to choose from. Around 7:00pm we head outside to watch the light parade as it ventures down main street. Watch for the 2017 date!!