Family Friendly Day Trips to Take this Weekend

May 23, 2017

Are you sticking around for Memorial Day weekend but want to do something fun with the family? The Y may be closed on Memorial Day Monday, but we live in an amazing area with lots of fun things to do! Here’s out list of fun, family-friendly activities outside the Capital Region: Visit Bannerman Castle Travel

Keep Your Baby Safe around Water

May 22, 2017

Water safety is as important for babies and infants as it is for the adults that care for them. Unfortunately, a one-year-old baby was involved in an accidentally drowning in Kinderhook over the weekend, bringing the importance of water safety to life. While babies can’t necessarily learn how to swim, there are preventative measures you

Y Happenings

May 17, 2017

Looking for things to do with your family this weekend? Or are you looking for a night out and a fun activity for your kids? We have all of that! Here is whats going on this weekend across our association: Saturday, May 20th Military Appreciation Day – Greenbush Join us for the 4th Annual Military Appreciation

Tips to Help You Stay Safe in the Water

May 16, 2017

It’s about to get very hot outside and you’re going to want to go swimming—whether it’s in your own pool, at the beach, or on a boat! We want to make sure you’re safe, so we’ve compiled a few tips to follow both in and out of the home. Supervise in and around water Designate

Y Happenings

May 9, 2017

Looking for things to do with your family this weekend? Or are you looking for a night out and a fun activity for your kids? We have all of that! Here is whats going on this weekend across our association: Wednesday, May 10th Medicare 101 – Bethlehem Please join us as we discuss the Medicare topics

Y Happenings

May 3, 2017

Looking for things to do with your family this weekend? Or are you looking for a night out and a fun activity for your kids? We have all of that! Here is whats going on this weekend across our association: Friday, May 5th Pickleball Tournament – Duanesburg While it may be too late to register, it’s

Make Healthy Eating Fun

May 3, 2017

The word ‘diet’ makes people cringe and the thought of totally uprooting your current eating habits can sounds daunting. But it doesn’t have to be! There are small steps you can take to make the process easier and more manageable. You can take it step by step, or, bite by bite! Try Something New Add

Volunteer Spotlight – Rebecca O’Connell

April 28, 2017

Meet Rebecca! Rebecca O’Connell became a member of the Greene County YMCA when she moved to the area in 2015. Her and her husband moved to town from New Paltz with the goal of buying an old Victorian home to fix up, and to live closer to their four grandkids in Glenmont. “Part of the

Volunteer Spotlight – Steve Sabatino

April 27, 2017

Meet Steve! Steve Sabatino has been a member of the Guilderland Y since the day the doors opened. All of his children learned to swim at the Y, and as a family, they took advantage of everything the Y has to offer, and now, Steve is giving back. “I always wanted to do something, and

Volunteer Spotlight – Denise Murphy

April 26, 2017

Meet Denise! Denise Murphy was born and raised in the center of Manhattan, but a few years ago, something changed that made her want to move north. Living in the city, divorced, with her son in college, Denise was just doing her own thing when the internet intervened. “I was on the committee for my