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Youth Volleyball Clinic

Come and learn the fundamentals of volleyball, including skills such as passing, serving, setting and hitting. Participants will develop such skills through drills and friendly play. Volleyball is a fun, fast-paced team sport that develops many different athletic skills.

When

Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm from March 3-April 29volleyball kids

Who

Youth ages 7-14

Cost

$30 members

$40 potential members

Where

Meet in the gym

More info

Call Terrie 383-4547

 

Locations: Metro/General |


Reach and Rise Mentoring Program

Reach & Rise Mentoring Program

Our Y is pleased to begin offering the Reach & Rise Mentoring Program. Reach & Rise is a national YMCA program designed to build a better future for youth by helping them reach their full potential through the support of caring adults. Reach & Rise supports youth ages 6 to 17 who lack role models and are in communities challenged by poverty, crime and single-parent households, among other social issues.

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  • Provide youth with a POSITIVE, growth-inducing relationship
  • Be a SOLUTION to the problem
  • Move youth from risk to RESILIENCY
  • Have a DIRECT impact on your local community
  • Make a DIFFERENCE in the life of someone in need

Mentor Requirements:

  • Must be at least 23 years old
  • Complete 15+ hours training (provided over 4-5 weeks)
  • Pass fingerprint security screening
  • Meet with youth 1-3 hours each week (flexible – scheduled by mentor, youth and youth’s family)
  • Make a 1 year commitment to the program

> Mentor FAQ

Who does the Program Serve?

  • 6-17 year olds who lack role models and are challenged by poverty, single-parent households, and other social issues and who could benefit from a meaningful relationship with an adult. Youth will participate in projects, field trips and other engaging activities.

>Parent Info

 

For more information or to submit an application, please contact Lee Freeman
Phone 843.383.4547 | Fax 843.383.0982
111 East Carolina Avenue Hartsville SC 29550

lfreeman@upperpdymca.org

Locations: Hartsville |


Indoor Triathlon

Hartsville YMCA

Whether you are a seasoned triathlete or just want a new challenge, sign up for our Indoor Triathlon! First, sign up for the Tri at the front desk. Then sign up for a time to swim in the pool and bike in studio C. When you are ready to run on the treadmill or row in the fitness center, check in with the fitness center attendant. You will have 3 weeks to complete all 3 sports.  Sign up by February 27th! The contest begins March 9th!swimmer_orng_rgbbicycle_orng_rgb_jpg

Choose one of the following options

  • Swim 15 minutes – Bike 30 minutes – Run 20 minutes

OR

  • Row 20 minutes – Bike 30 minutes – Run 20 minutes

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Sign up at the front desk for the swim or row before February 27th to be guaranteed a t-shirt. The contest begins March 9th. Contest must be completed by March 25th, 2015.

Cost

$20 members

Prizes

We will have prizes for Male and Female Top Finishers in each age category. Ages 12 and up may participate. T-shirts will be provided to those who sign up by February 27th.

 

Locations: Hartsville |


Spring Swim Lessons

Hartsville YMCA

Learn one of the most important life saving skills in the only indoor pool in Darlington County. All classes are taught by trained and certified instructors and a low teacher/student ratio is maintained.

SessionsSwim lessons

Monday & Wednesday

March 16, 18, 23 & 25

OR

April 6, 8, 13, & 15

Evenings

5-5:30pm *Waterbabies (6-36 month olds)

5:45-6:15pm 3-4 year olds

6:30-6:45pm 5-6 year olds

7-7:30pm 6-12 year olds

Cost per session:

$35 members

$45 potential members

 

Swimsuit and towel are required for all classes.

 

*Parents must get in the water for Waterbabies class.

 

Locations: Hartsville |


Kid and Teen Couch to 5K Program

Hartsville YMCA

For all those kids and teens ready to get in shape, come join our running club. Enjoy the fellowship and reach your running goals! Our leaders will motivate you and prepare you as they train you for upcoming races and events.

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Meet in the upstairs track

When:

Tuesdays & Thursdays beginning Feb 17th until March 24th.

There are two groups at different times:

7-12th Grades are Tuesdays 4:30-5:30pm

1st-6th Grades are Thursdays 4:30-5:30pm

More information: Nique 843 383 4547

 

*Please sign up at the front desk.  There is a $20 participation fee (includes t-shirt).

 

Locations: Hartsville |


Lifeguard Classes

Train for a job that makes a difference. Become a lifeguard through our program and help keep families safe while they are enjoying the water. We offer 2 sessions to choose from.

  • Registration Deadlines: April 16, 2015 for April training

May 1, 2015 for May training

  • Must be 15 years old by the last class
  • Must be able to swim 300 yards continuously using front crawl or breast stroke, and displaying rhythmic breathing. It is not timed but must be continuous.
  • Must be able to swim 20 yards, retrieve a brick from a depth of 8ft, and swim on your back, holding the brick to your chest for 20 yards.

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Sunday April 26th from 1-8pm

Or

Sunday, May 3 from 2-6pm

Sunday, May 17th from 1-8pm

Cost: $100 member/$150 potential member

 

Locations: Chesterfield | Darlington | Hartsville | Metro/General |


Women on Weights

Hartsville YMCA

Women on Weights is a 4 week class designed to teach proper weight use and do circuit training using weights. A new class will start on the first Tuesday of the month and end on the last Thursday of the month. You must sign up at the front desk for this class. There is a class maximum of 6 people per monthly class period.

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Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:45-9:30am      for 4 weeks

Cost

FREE with your membership

Where

Meet in the Fitness Center

Registration

Sign up at the front desk

 

More info

Contact Nique at 383-4547

 

Locations: Hartsville |


Boot Camp 101

Darlington YMCA

Join us for this NEW high energy aerobics class for your abs and glutes using light strength training moves. Are you ready?

When

Wednesdays from 6-6:45 pmWeights

Cost

Members are free, potential members $5

Begins

February 4, 2015

Instructor

Lucinda Brunson

 

Locations: Darlington |


New!!

Morning Stretch Class

Chesterfield YMCA

Join us for a new, relaxing and fun group exercise class: morning stretch. All ability levels are welcome for this class. This is a gentle, effective way to increase your strength, flexibility, balance and coordination. Start the new year off right with a new, healthier you!YMCA pink

 

When

Monday, Wednesdays, & Fridays

Beginning: Monday, January 5, 2015

 

Time

6:15am-7:15am

 

Cost

Free with your membership

 

Instructor

Barbara Davis

 

Locations: Chesterfield |


Youth Programs

YOUTH BASKETBALL

Hartsville YMCA

Looking for some great exercise and to be part of a team? Join us for this fast paced youth sports league. Players ages 6 through 12 compete on teams in our gym on Saturdays. Practices with be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week. Registration deadline is Friday, January 9th, 2015.  The league begins Monday, January 12th and runs through Friday, March 6th.  There will be a parent meeting on Monday, January 12th at 5:30pm to discuss the details.  Also, volunteers are needed to help coach and referee during the season.

When:  Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30pm-8:30pm.  Games are on Saturdays 8am-11am.                                                           (Times will depend on number of teams.)

COST:                                                                                                                                                                  $45 for members$55 for potential members

Location:                                                                                                                                                                   Hartsville YMCA

111 East Carolina Avenue

Hartsville SC 29550

843 383 4547

www.upperpdymca.org

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Locations: Hartsville | Metro/General |

 

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