Capital District YMCA to Host FREE Healthy Kids Day
Kids and Families Invited to Tour Their Local Y and Enjoy a Day of Fun Free Activities on

Albany, NY (April 21, 2022) – The Capital District YMCA is excited to announce that Saturday, April 30, 2022, is Healthy Kids Day. Six regional Y’s will host open houses for families to enjoy a variety of free activities while learning about the Capital District’s best kept secret in family fitness, childcare, and year round activities for family members of all ages.
“We are excited to host our first in-person Healthy Kids Day in two years,” said CDYMCA Director of Marketing, Emily Lang. “Families are encouraged to join us for a day of free family fun at their local Y, learn about our offerings, and make connections that strengthen their family and community.”

Healthy Kids Day will be hosted at the following Capital District Y’s and feature the following schedule of activities by location.

Bethlehem YMCA: 900 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
• Soccer, Hockey, and Basketball Stations
• Bounce House Obstacle Course
• Pre-School Play Area
• Face Painting from Character Creations by Erin Joyce
• YMCA Tables for Wellness & Camp
• STEM Activity with YMCA Childcare Staff
• Fidelis Care, NY State of Health Tables
10:00 am – 10:30 am
• Family Zumba Demo with Nate Wood
10:45 am – 11:15 am
• Pound® Demo with Denise Duffina
11:30 – 12:00 pm
• Kids Fitness Obstacle Course with Erin Bruneau

Greene County YMCA: 35 Route 81, Hope Plaza, W. Coxsackie, NY
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
• Open House for anyone to come and Try the Y!
• Bounce House Obstacle Course
• Fun and Games

Southern Saratoga (Clifton Park) YMCA: 1 Wall Street, Clifton Park, NY
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
• Kid’s Fitness Demos (Zumba, Yoga, Kickboxing)
• Bounce House
• Petting Zoo
• Pony Rides
• Healthy Snacks
• Yard Games
• Seed Planting Activity
• Balloon Display Photo Booth

Glenville YMCA: 127 Droms Road, Glenville, NY
9:00 am – 11:00 am
• Outdoor Lawn Games
• Plant a Seed (while supplies last)
9:30 am – 10:00 am
• Family Yoga in the gymnasium
• Half Gym Obstacle Course/Ninja Course
9:00 am – 11:00 am
• Open Swim (rubber duckies in the pools for participants)
• Photo Booth

Greenbush YMCA: 20 Community Way, East Greenbush, NY
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
• Camp Crafts with Day Camp Staff
• Community Partners/Children and Family Resources
• Gaga Ball and Obstacle Course
• Fire Safety with the East Greenbush Fire Department
• Healthy Eating (Fun Summer Snacks for Kids!)
12:30 – 1:00 pm
• Kids Yoga
• Teen Fitness Tips and Demo – Summer Edition!
• Tips and Tricks for Back to School Success
• Water Safety

Guilderland YMCA: 250 Winding Brook Drive, Guilderland, NY
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
• Kids Zumba at 10:00 am
• Guilderland Fire, Police, and EMS
• Kona Ice
• Obstacle Course
• Frisbee Golf
• Youth Basketball
• Kids Yoga and Nutrition

All events are free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.cdymca.org/hkd/
Throughout the year the Y ensures that children have a safe place to congregate, socialize and
seek the physical and mental stimulation critical to development. Capital District Y’s are the largest
providers of childcare services in the region and run a number of early learning centers, summer camps
and year-round children’s programs.

While the Y’s traditional and inclusive values remain unchanged, make no mistake, this isn’t your
parents’ Y. The YMCA is continuously evolving to provide members with the most fulfilling experience and
best value of any family-oriented health and social club in the Capital District with flexible membership
plans to meet a variety of needs and lifestyles.

The Y’s Commitment to Health and Safety: We’re serious about the health and safety of our
members and guests. Our clubs are staffed by professionals who take pride in the cleanliness of our
equipment, facilities, pools, and spas. We go the extra mile to provide you and your family peace of mind
by promoting social distancing and sanitizing workout equipment and facilities throughout the day. Our
staff includes members trained and certified in CPR, emergency medical response and water safety and
rescue. We’ve always held ourselves to the highest standards and our commitment to your health and
safety is stronger than ever.

About the Capital District YMCA
The Capital District YMCA is a not-for-profit organization serving more than 118,000 community members
in ten branches. Through a variety of programs and services focused on the holistic development of
children and youth, family strengthening, and health and well-being for all, YMCAs unite men, women and
children of all ages, faiths, backgrounds, abilities, and income levels. From urban areas to small towns,
our YMCAs have proudly served the Capital District’s communities for more than 150 years by building
healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. Visit www.cdymca.org to learn more about the Capital District YMCA.