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NEWS ARCHIVE

If you want to be in the know about what’s going on at our organization, you’ve come to the right place. Be sure to check back regularly to get our latest news updates.

  • Rotary Day Parade - 7/9

    Access to the Y will be limited during the parade. You will be able to come down Oak to 3rd St., turn left on 3rd St., left or West on Griswold and then either pick up children or enter the parking structure. Once the parade is in sight (approximately 7:00 PM) Griswold will be closed for the duration of the parade. The parade usually lasts about 2 hours.

  • Happy 4th of July!

    The Y will be closed Friday, July 4. We will reopen at 6:00 AM Saturday morning.

  • Blue Water Half Marathon photos!

  • Race Results

    Results for the Blue Water Half Marathon, 10K & 5K!

  • Sun June 29 - Half Marathon Race Details

  • Fireworks & Float

    Thursday, July 10th the YMCA will keep the pool open until 11 PM for a special event to view the Blue Water Fest Fireworks Extravaganza that starts at dusk. The fireworks will be launched from Vantage Pointe allowing for a great view from the Y's pool!

  • More Winners!

    We’re happy to announce a few more winners. Congrats to Jim Cottone & Kim Decker Dano who each won a 4 pack of tickets to Blue Water SandFest. We saw a few great selfies and are looking forward to more this week!

  • Contest Winners!

    Congratulations to Sara Smith and Meggan Thompson! They each won a four-pack of tickets to Blue Water Sandfest as part of our Friends, Summer Sun & Fun Friday celebration. Stop by the Welcome Center to pick up your prizes!
    http://www.bluewatersandfest.com/

  • Selfie Contest Rules 2014

  • The Y - The place to BE all summer LONG

    Come join us for a summer of fun-filled activities!

  • Senior Summer Games Photos!

    Thank you to all participants, volunteers and sponsors for a fantastic day of fun and fitness!

  • Race Volunteers Needed!

    Select from a variety of volunteer jobs from stuffing race packets to directing runners on the course. June 25 - 29 (times vary). Sign up today!

  • I'm The Y - Connie Coon

    Connie, a Lead Teacher in the Y's Warm World program, always knew she wanted to work with children. "When I was little, I played teacher with my dolls."

  • Senior Summer Games - June 12

    The 26th Annual Senior Summer Games will take place on Thursday, June 12 at the Y. Registration deadline is June 6.

  • Austin Martiny Memorial Swimmer Safety Day - Saturday, June 7

    Free Community program to help children learn about what to do in an emergency and give parents steps to keep their kids safe!

  • Macker Brackets and Player List Posted

    Playing in the Macker or know someone who is? Team Brackets have been posted on the Macker site. Click the link/title to see when your favorite team will be playing.

  • Be part of the Macker fun!

    Sign up today to volunteer at the 2014 Gus Macker Basketball Tournament. There are opportunities for everyone. Click on the link above or copy and paste http://vols.pt/gf6Lcf into your browser.

  • Give Where You Live 2014

    What an amazing community! 3,880 gifts totaling $768,398.81 were made as part of Give Where You Live on May 6th. Thank you so much to the 45 generous friends of the Y who gave $9,430. The Y is a charity, dedicated to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. With programs from A to Z—like athletics to advocacy, dance classes to disease prevention, volleyball to volunteerism—we don't just strengthen individuals, we strengthen communities.

    The Y. So Much More™

  • Y News

  • Heathy Kids Day Photos!

    Thank you to all participants, sponsors & volunteers for a fun day inspiring kids to keep their minds and bodies active!

  • Registration fee goes up May 1st!

    Register now through April 30 for the Blue Water Half Marathon and save.

  • Healthy Kids Day - Sat., April 26

    Free community event to inspire kids to keep their minds and bodies active! Games, healthy snacks, arts & crafts, prizes and more!

  • Phone & Voicemail FIXED! - Update

    The phones are back up and running here at the Y! The menus have changed. A dial by name directory has been added/updated to make calling in more convenient. If you encounter any issues, please send us an email at webmaster@bluewaterymca.com so that we can address the issue.

    Thank you to Huron Telecommunications, Port City and our staff for working hard to provide the best service possible to our members and guests in a difficult situation.

    We appreciate everyone's patience.

  • Give Where You Live - May 6!

    Mark your calendar for May 6 and watch the Y's "Give Where You Live" feature on ebw.tv!

  • I'm The Y - Meggan Thompson

    A mom’s desire to keep up with her energetic sports loving son started Meggan on a journey that has been challenging, life-changing and rewarding.

  • 2014 Indoor Triathlon Results!

    Thanks to everyone who participated and to all our volunteers. It was a great morning!

  • 2014 Indoor Triathlon Photos!

  • Y Power is On!

    Thank you all for your patience. We had a brief power outage this morning at the Y. Everything is now open and classes will restart at 8:30.

  • Photos, March Madness & Y News

  • Leprechaun Loop Photos!

  • What do you think young children & families need?

    If you are pregnant or have kids under 8 years old, please take a few minutes to complete this survey. You’ll help SCC Great Start Collaborative prioritize future services offered in our county.

  • Leprechaun Loop Results Are In!

    Results for the Leprechaun Loop are now available. It was a beautiful day given the weather we have had this winter and a great way to start the St. Patrick's Day celebrations!

    A special thank you to the City of Port Huron, Y staff and volunteers who worked so hard to get the course as ready as possible after Wednesday's snowstorm.

  • HELP US SERVE YOU BETTER!

    This month we are randomly surveying our members. If you received a survey in the mail or by email please take a moment to tell us how we’re doing. The deadline is Wednesday, March 19.

  • Leprechaun Loop Route & Directions

    March 15 @ 9:00 AM 10K, 5K & 2K
    Get Your Green On!!

  • Volunteer Opportunities!

    Leprechaun Loop - Saturday 3/15
    Indoor Triathlon - Saturday 3/29
    Healthy Kids Day - Saturday 4/26
    Gus Macker - 5/22 - 5/25

  • Well Rounded Wellness

    Kids Night Out - Fri. 2/21
    Family Pool Party - Fri. 2/28
    Half Marathon Training Info Meeting - Mon. 3/3

  • I'm The Y - Richard Chambers

    “Motivation is key to sticking with an exercise routine, and today, that motivation comes through a support team at the Y that encourages, pushes and challenges me to stay active.”

  • Family Programs, Run Training & Y News

  • Fitness, Photos & Y News

  • Y Board Elects New Members

  • Photo of the Week & Y News!

  • Snow Fun Camp & Holiday Camp

    When school is out, camp is in! Holidays & snow days are filled with fun activities at the Y.

  • Energize Your Life!

    This Week's News!

  • Enrich Your Life With Wellness!

    Couch to 5K - 1/15 - 3/15
    Kids Night Out - 1/17
    AOA Lunch Atrium Café - 1/20
    Luau Family Pool Party - 1/24

  • Lifeguard Certification

    Saturday/Sunday, February 1 & 2

  • I'm The Y - Calvin Bassil

    A twist of fate changed Calvin Bassil’s career plans and he couldn’t be happier.

  • Healthy New Year's Resolutions

    This week's news!

  • Holiday Greetings from the Y!

  • Holiday Hours

  • Holiday Fun & Y News!