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The Blue Water Otters competed at the YMCA Easter Cluster Championships February 9-10, 2019. Check out highlights from the meet. Go Otters!

Members of the Blue Water Otters Competed this past weekend.

Get your green on for the YMCA of the Blue Water Area’s annual Leprechaun Loop! Sign up to run on March 16th in the 10k or 5k run. Race day festivities also include a 2k Fun Walk and awards for the best dressed! Individuals, children, and families of all fitness levels race along the riverfront. Don your holiday attire, bring your family & friends and join in on this fun community event! We will have snacks, festive music, fun photo opportunities & more! The cost for adult 10k or 5K is $30, youth 10K or 5K is $15, and the 2k Fun Walk/Run is $20 per person. Not a runner, but willing to lend a helping hand? Sign up to volunteer by contacting Michelle Johnson at or call (810)-987-6400 ext. 132.