Events

Gate River Run Training 02/02/2017

Are You Ready for the Gate River Run? Free training for the 40th Annual Gate River Run is available at four YMCA branches on the First Coast. The schedule is as follows: BROOKS FAMILY YMCA Mon & Thurs: 6:15am WILLIAMS FAMILY YMCA Mon: 5:30pm Fri: 8:30am PONTE VEDRA YMCA Mon & Wed: 6:30am Tues: 8:30am & 6:00pm Thurs: 6:00pm Fri: 8:30am Sat: 7:30am WINSTON FAMILY YMCA Tues & Thurs: 6:00am & 6:00pm Watch our training every Thursday on The Morning Show in the 8:00am. Feb. 2: Preparing for the Gate River Run Upcoming First Coast YMCA 5Ks February 19: Mardi Gras 5K March 4:Celebrate Life 5k  

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Got Talent? 02/18/2017

Whether you’re a juggler, magician, dancer, or musician, we want to see your skills! All ages are welcome to participate. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. To show off your talent, sign up at the Welcome Center by January 27. TALENT SHOW Saturday, February 18 1:00pm-3:00pm Arlington Family YMCA Talent Registration Individuals – $10 Groups – $20 Admission General – $5 Members 65+ – $3 Ages 5-12 – $2

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Mardi Gras 5K and Fun Run 02/19/2017

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 8:30am St. Augustine Beach Pier 350 A1A Beach Blvd. LET THE GOOD TIMES RUN… The French Quarter has Bourbon Street but we have the BEACH! Join us for the newest BEACH 5K in the country’s oldest city – the 2nd Annual St. Augustine YMCA Mardi Gras 5K and Fun Run on Sunday, February 19. The race will begin on St. Augustine Beach from the pier and head north toward Anastasia State Park on beautiful flat beach! There will be a live DJ from Beach 105.5 and a raffle at the end of the race for some great prizes. Wearing your festive best is encouraged! New This Year! Join the Y and Beach 105.5 FM at Panama Hattie’s for the post-race party! Register Online Our Cause Each year, the St. Augustine YMCA awards more than $100,000 in membership, swim lessons, summer camp and other program participation fees to individuals and families in our…

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The Seventh Annual Y-BASH 02/28/2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 5:45pm Reception // 6:30 Program UNF FINE ARTS CENTER The Lazzara Performance Hall 1 UNF Drive Jacksonville, FL 32224 —————— EVENT INFO Admission Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available. VIP sponsorships are also available. Parking The following lots are reserved for Y-BASH guests: •  UNF Fine Arts Lots 1 and 2 •  UNF Fine Arts Garage (2nd, 3rd & 4th floor & 44A 4th floor) •  Arena Garage 38 (4th floor only) Click here to view a parking map. Childcare Free childcare is available on site at the UNF Fine Arts Center for your convenience while you enjoy the Bash. Reservation is required. Please call (904) 265-1778 to reserve your child’s spot. —————— FOR A BETTER US.™ RSVP by Tuesday, February 21. For your convenience, you may do so by phone or email. (904) 394-0756 events@firstcoastymca.org Your support makes all…

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Johnson YMCA Celebrate Life 5K 03/04/2017

Arlington YMCA, Baker County YMCA, Barco-Newton Family YMCA, Brooks Family YMCA, Dye Clay Family YMCA, Flagler Center YMCA, Johnson Family YMCA, McArthur Family YMCA, Ponte Vedra YMCA, St. Augustine YMCA, Williams Family YMCA, Winston Family YMCA, YMCA at the Bank of America Tower

The Johnson Family YMCA‘s 12th Annual Celebrate Life 5K brings the community together for a day of fellowship, fun and the opportunity to get fit together. You can run or walk. This is the only 5K on the Northside of Jacksonville! Register online below or at the Johnson Y. Saturday, March 4, 2017 Warm-up @ 7:45am 5K Begins @ 8:00am   REGISTRATION FEE Adults (18-54) $30 Seniors (55+) $20 Group (8 minimum) $25 / person Teens (13-17) $8 Children (1-12) $5 Download Flyer Race packets can be picked up Thursday, March 2, 5:00pm-7:00pm.

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Winston Y Inside Tri 03/26/2017

Winston Family YMCA

Sunday, March 26, 2017 The Winston Family YMCA and PRS Triathlon Club of Jacksonville are excited to bring an indoor triathlon to the First Coast: The First Coast Y Not Tri! Our joint mission is to inspire athletes of all fitness levels to compete in a triathlon in 2017. The Y Not Tri offers an inspirationally-charged, safe and simulated environment to experience the nation’s fastest growing sport of triathlon. Our partner, the PRS Triathlon Club of Jacksonville will open its club to all participants to find camaraderie throughout their training. The Winston Family Y and the PRS Triathlon Club are here to support your journey and celebrate your accomplishments along the way. Thank You to Our Sponsors Pricing / Registration / Contact Adults: $25 / Members $30 / Non-members Kids: $15 / Members $20 / Non-members Participants Will Receive: Race t-shirt Race bib Finisher’s medal **Kid’s divison** Additional great offers from race sponsors Race expo…

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3-on-3 “At the Beach” 04/01/2017

St. Augustine YMCA

Saturday, April 1, 2017 Join us for the 2nd Annual 3-on-3 “At the Beach” Basketball Tournament Saturday, April 1 games at the St. Augustine Y. All proceeds help us provide Y programs to underserved children in St. Augustine. This tournament is for teams in the following age divisions: 3rd-5th Grade Middle School High School Open Division 30 years and older 40 years and older 55 years and older Cost: $75 / team, max roster is 5 Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm 3-on-3 Online Registration To learn more, please contact Phil Tensley at ptensley@firstcoastymca.org.

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Drivers of Change 10/09/2017

Inaugural Golf Tournament Presented by Bluegrass Materials & Bono’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q Benefiting Tiger Academy & the Johnson YMCA Teen Program SAVE THE DATE October 9, 2017 at the Timuquana Country Club 4028 Timuquana Rd. Jacksonville, FL 32210 Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information or to become involved, call 904.265.1824 or email elanza@firstcoastymca.org. More information will be posted here soon.

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