Monthly Newsletter for Members and Friends of the Valparaiso Family YMCA Donate
What's Happening at the Y
Halloween at the Y
Join us for a Spooktacular Family Fun Night of games, cake walk, haunted swamp, face painting, haunted photos, and more spooky fun! Saturday, 6:30 - 9:30 pm. This year's event is made Free by the Early Learning Indiana Family Engagement Grant. Participants need to fill out a waiver (one per family or one per child). You can download the waiver at: www.valpoymca.org/membership. Please bring signed waiver with you to the event.
Halloween Dance Party
Enjoy a Halloween-themed dance party with your favorite YMCA dance fitness instructors. Come in costume if you dare! Suggested donation of $10. Proceeds from this event support our Annual Campaign. This party is open to all YMCA Members and the Community. Join us from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
October Book Group
Come together with friends to discuss some good reads! This month's book is "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens. The book group meets at 1:30 pm.
Nutrition Seminar - Nature Deficit Disorder
Learn why doctors are now recommending and prescribing time spent outside first before medications. Re-establishing our connection to nature and the benefits it has on our health. Sponsored by Porter Starke. Free program. Seminar is in the evening from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Register online, on the mobile app or at the front desk.
Senior Social Outing: ENJOY ILLUMINATION THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WITH FRIENDS
Join us for a special holiday treat at Morton Arboretum's “Illumination: Tree Lights at the Arboretum." Walk along a paved path to see the beautiful Christmas lights synched to music performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra! Top off the evening with a narrated driving tour of the Rosemont Holiday Lights! Meet in the Valparaiso Y Lobby at 1:00 p.m. (Bus will return us to the Y by 9:30pm) Cost: $99 Members/$109 Community - includes bus, entrance to Morton Arboretum, meal at Sawa's Old Warsaw Restaurant, and tour guide. Register at the Courtesy Desk.