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Why I decided to join the Y

Since moving to South Carolina and starting a relationship three years ago, I have steadily been gaining weight. Now, I am not overweight by any means, but I have had to buy new clothes every year and that can get expensive. 854 more words

Edmonton time capsules opened to reveal 111 year YMCA history

A lot of memories were made inside the downtown Edmonton YMCA that closed last year, and now a piece of history has been unveiled.

Two time capsules from 1907 and 1951 were opened and displayed to the public for the first time on Monday morning. 426 more words


Eleanor Butler Roosevelt, canteen worker.

Eleanor Butler Alexander Roosevelt (1889–1960) was educated at Miss Spence’s School in New York and in 1910 married Theodore Roosevelt Jr., oldest son of the former president (the latter considered her a “ 342 more words

Women's History

I'm Gonna Make You Love Me

Funny how time can change how you view songs from when you were young and innocent.

At the YMCA today, a guy had his portable player in the dressing room playing Motown music.  175 more words

Diabetes Fit Weekly Progress Report (Week 2)

So i stated a bit ago that I was accepted into the YMCA Diabetes Fit program as a non-member.  I am very grateful for this opportunity to participate in this program and I wanted to commit to not only writing about my experiences but demonstrate its value to all diabetics.  649 more words

Healthy kids day!

Yesterday at the Tuckahoe family YMCA it was healthy kids day! They had a big party with a petting zoo, bouncy slide, bouncy obstacle course, pot a plant, nature trail, rock wall, DJ, face paint, Kona ice, and more! 138 more words

Rowans Little Notes