What’s Happening at Northwest Family YMCA in November 2023

Published On: November 6, 2023Categories: Blog

Grateful Groove! Dance Party Mashup at Northwest Family Y

Join us on Saturday, November 11th, from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. for the Grateful Groove Dance Party and immerse yourself in a memorable two-hour dance session. Our instructors will teach you new moves and tunes across different formats, transforming your typical workout into a joyful experience where every step counts!

By participating in this event, you will directly support the Northwest Family YMCA Annual Campaign, which provides scholarships, financial aid, and program subsidies for families in need. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy yourself while making a meaningful impact in the lives of our community members. Come out and warm your body with movement and your heart with gratitude! 

A woman gestures with her hands on her hips during a dance class.
Reserve Your Spot at Grateful Groove!

Holiday Slam 3×3 Tournament

Don’t miss the Holiday Slam 3×3 Tournament on December 2nd, from 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.! This one-day event will help young athletes sharpen their skills in a live tournament setting while embracing sportsmanship, cooperation and teamwork.  

Register for Holiday Slam!
Young YMCA athletes play basketball on an indoor court

Level Up Your Fitness with TRX and Kettlebell Small Group Training!

Experience the best of both worlds! Join Erica for a thrilling fusion of suspension training and kettlebell exercises every Tuesday and Thursday at 7:30 A.M. for the ultimate workout. Click here to secure your spot!

Featured Events at Northwest Family Y

International Day of Thanks

  • Join our International Day of Thanks potluck on November 8, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, celebrating community, friendship, and gratitude for the Y—Bring a dish and RSVP at the Welcome Desk! 

Lifeguard Course

  • This course will certify participants in the latest updated version of American Red Cross Lifeguarding for indoor and outdoor pools. Upon successful completion, participants will receive certifications in Red Cross Lifeguarding & First Aid, CPR/ AED. Click here to register.

Kids Night Out 

  • Don’t miss Kid’s Night Out on Saturday, October 7th, from 5:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M., a fantastic kids-only evening filled with art, games, silliness, popcorn, pizza and a PG movie. Click here to reserve your child’s spot!

Upcoming Events

There’s always something fun at the Y! Browse up coming events around Greater Austin YMCA.

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Facility Updates

Facility Hours: Closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday on 11/23 & 11/24. 

Pardon our dust!: Kids Play Redesign 

  • During construction, Kids Play will temporarily relocate to the Community Room with Kids Play hours remaining the same. 
    • For more information on the new Kids Play space click here. 

Sauna Repairs 

  • An electrical issue was discovered while repairing the sauna. The necessary parts have been ordered, and the sauna should be operational soon.
    • Please Remember: This is a “dry sauna,” refrain from pouring water on the heating element to prevent damage. 

Indoor Pool HVAC  

  • Our indoor pool HVAC control board experienced a system failure in late June, leading to a 15+ week wait for parts due to supply chain issues. We apologize for any inconvenience and anticipate repairs this fall. 

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