Special Events

specialeventsThroughout the year, our Y hosts special events for adults, kids and seniors to have fun and meet other people in a safe and friendly environment.  Look at what we have planned for you and your family!

Healthy Kids Day® 5K

Celebrate spring at the Y with family-friendly activities to get kids moving and learning, and families living healthier. Join your friends and family in a 5K run for ages 10+ at 9:00 a.m. or for an all ages 1-mile fun run/walk (strollers welcome!) at 10:00 a.m. Prizes will be awarded and the registration fee includes refreshments and a t-shirt. Check out the course map! Contact Jen Holscher at ext. 16 for information.

Kids Triathlon

A great way for kids ages 3-15, regardless of skill level, to experience the benefits of three lifelong sports with a good dose of healthy exercise. A partnership with Good Samaritan Hospital and the Vincennes Parks & Recreation Department, the event takes place at Gregg Park on Saturday, July 26, 2014. To register, download the form or sign up online.  View the course map and event information. For questions, contact Bill Davis at ext. 21 or view our program guide.

Thanks to our 2014 sponsors: Schott-Gemtron, Vincennes Civitan, Bicycle Outfitters, the Convention & Visitors Bureau, The DeBrock Family, and Kolb, Roellgen & Kirchoff LLP.

Pumpkin Splash

Every October, we celebrate Halloween at the Y by swimming with the pumpkins! Families enjoy games, face painting and refreshments. Contact Tiffany Petts at ext. 37 for information.

Trotting Turkeys 5K

Turkey, mashed potatoes, football – November is full of great family traditions. This year, why not add to your list of traditions a fun, family activity that improves your health and the health of your community? Join us on November 8, 2014 for our annual Trotting Turkeys 5K and 1-mile fun run. Contact Bill Davis at ext. 21 to learn more. Check out the course map!

YMCA/Memering Motorplex Scholarship Celebrity Golf Outing

Ever year in June, we enjoy a great day of golf for a great cause. Help make Y membership possible for those in need in our community. Contact Rob LaRoy at ext. 19 to sponsor the event or enter your team.