YMCA News

Free Adult Swim Lessons

The Pittsfield Family YMCA offers FREE adult swim lessons for those at least 19 years old. This program is made possible through the New England Local Masters Swimming Committee (LMSC) which has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the U.S. Masters Swimming (USMS) Swimming Saves Lives Foundation. According to the Centers for Disease Control, 37% of … Continue reading

April 26: Healthy Kids Day

A free day of fun for families! Saturday, April 26, 2014: 12-2 p.m. Downloadable Information 2014 Healthy Kids Day Schedule

May 10: Tie Dye Dash

NEW! The Tie Dye Dash is a fun run filled with vibrant colors and you as the canvas! The race is a 5K color run that begins and ends in Burbank Park, where victory is in doing your personal best. This race is not about being the fastest or being in the best shape; it is about encouraging healthy lifestyles. You can walk, jog, run or hop on one foot as long as you get out there and give it your all. Continue reading

YMCA Master swimmers garner awards!

The Pittsfield Family YMCA Master Swim Club succeeded in the 2014 New England LMSC Short Course Yards Championship. Held on March 15 and March 21-23 at the Blodgett Pool, Harvard University in Boston, YMCA swimmers Craig Crawford, Stephen Foley, and Joanna Florio-Jeffreys were recognized! Stephen Foley 1650 yd free 25:05.75 6th place in 40-44 age … Continue reading

July 14: On the Course for a Cause

Help strengthen our community by participating in the 10th Annual Golf Tournament on July 14! This fundraiser supports the Pittsfield Family YMCA’s Annual Campaign which provides financial scholarships for those who need our services but who also need help with the fees. Golfers play 18 holes with carts, receive a free golf gift and lunch and … Continue reading