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Y Gymnastics Team Hosts First Home Meet of Season

On Sunday, November 29th the Keene Family YMCA Gymnastics hosted their first home meet of the season against the Greenfield YMCA Tumbling Tigers and the Westfield YMCA Bombers.   In level 3, Tessa Pearson, age group 9 and under, took home second on beam (6.5) and floor (8.2) and third place on vault (6.5), bars […]

Taking the “GRRRR” Out of Her Day

Trisha Derosia has been a life-long member of the Keene Family YMCA. “I grew up in the Y,” she says. She attended Camp Wakonda on Arch Street where she learned to swim, and attended the Y’s afterschool program. “I feel at home at the Y,” she shares. These early years helped mold her love for […]

Fun at it’s Finest

Most people probably wouldn’t look forward to giving up their Friday night to hang out with a bunch of teenagers, but I absolutely love hosting Teen Night Out at the YMCA. Throughout the school year, on the third Friday of each month, the Y invites students in grades 6-12 to spend an after hours evening at the […]