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UNDERWATER EASTER EGG HUNT
Our Underwater Easter Egg Hunt is back.  Join us Friday March 27th for some egg hunting fun.  Ages 3 and under begins at 5pm, a parent or guardian needs to be in the water with them.  Ages 4 and up starts at 5:45pm, if you child needs the assistance of… Read More | Comment
Accepting Applications for our Counselor in Training (C.I.T) program
The Counselor-in-Training program is a 10 week summer leadership experience designed for teens (entering 9-12th grade) looking to develop skills working directly with youth and the community, and potentially being considered for future YMCA staff positions.  If you are interested in applying fill out the CIT appliation and return to… Read More | Comment
YOUTH SPORTS PRACTICE SCHEDULES
We have been able to find a few alternate facilities to use for our practices while our gym is under repair.  You can find the schedule on the youth sports page or by calling the front desk. Read More | Comment
The gymnasium is currently closed
The gym is currently closed due to water damage to the floor. The issue is being addressed and we hope to have the gym up and running as soon as possible. We are working on securing other gym space for all scheduled programs and sports leagues. Updates on the status… Read More | Comment
GYM CLOSED FOR THE REST OF THE DAY!!!
THE GYM WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE REST OF THE DAY WEDNESDAY DUE TO A WATER PIPE ISSUE.  THERE WILL BE NO PRACTICES OR OPEN GYM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Read More | Comment
Volunteer Opportunities
Interested in volunteer efforts to strengthen our community? The Jerry L. Garver YMCA has volunteer opportunities available. Stop in for an application and to talk about your passions for serving others. Thank you! Read More | Comment
Spring Swim Lessons
Spring swim lessons begin March 16! We have swim lessons available once a week for nine weeks; swim schools available twice a week for four weeks; and Jerry L. Garver YMCA swim academies available four times a week for 2 weeks! Register today.  Read More | Comment
School Day Out Spring Break
School Day Out Spring Break is at the Garver YMCA! March 30-April 3rd, 7am-6pm daily. Swimming, and Planned Activities, along with a fun Field Trip. $150.00 for the entire camp. Register now to get your space. For more information, call 614-834-9622. Read More | Comment
TEEN VOLLEYBALL AND BASKETBALL REGISTRATION EXTENDED
TEEN BASKETBALL AND TEEN VOLLEYBALL REGISTRATION HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL FEBRUARY 23RD!  YOU CAN STOP IN THE BRANCH TO REGISTER OR REGISTER ONLINE!! Read More | Comment
Garver Grizzlies AAU Tryouts
LOOKING FOR AN AAU TEAM FOR YOUR CHILD TO PLAY ON THIS SPRING? The Garver Grizzlies will be holding tryouts February 15th from 3-5pm.  This is for boys that will be going into the 9th grade next school year.  The link below has more information about this team.   Grizzlies… Read More | Comment
Family Palooza
Join In the Fun! The Jerry L. Garver YMCA invites you to attend the Garver Family Palooza.  February 21st at 6:00 p.m. OPEN Swim FREE Swim Lesson Evaluations Sports In The Gym FREE Child Watch Arts & Crafts Try a Group Fitness Class   Membership is not necessary to attend… Read More | Comment
POOL AND HOT TUB CLOSED SATURDAY FEBRUARY 7TH
The pool and hot tub will be closed Saturday February 7th from 12pm-5pm for a YMCA swim meet.  Both will reopen Sunday February 8th at 11am.  We appreciate your understanding! Read More | Comment
INSANITY™ Comes to the Garver Y!
INSANITY™ fitness classes are now at the Garver YMCA! INSANITY™ is a cardio class, based on max interval training. This class will push you past your limits with athletic/plyometric drills mixed with intervals of strength, power, resistance,and core training. No equipment or weights needed. You don't have to be in extreme… Read More | Comment
HOCKEY TRAINING WITH THE BLUE JACKETS
Learning the value of team building. Ages 6-12, 5 week program, focus on youth development and teamwork. Registration  January 1 - January 24, 2015. February 27, 2015 Each player who attends this event hosted by the Columbus Blue Jackets, will receive a ticket for themselves and a parent or guardian… Read More | Comment
Swim Lesson Registration!
Swim lessons are open for registration for all ages! Classes begin now. Read More | Comment
WINTER SPORTS REGISTRATION IS OPEN!!!!!
CHECK OUT ALL OF OUR WINTER SPORTS LEAGUE OFFERINGS!!!! BASKETBALL VOLLEYBALL FLOOR HOCKEY INDOOR SOCCER   CLICK THE YOUTH SPORTS TAB ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE PAGE FOR INFORMATION ON ALL OF OUR SPORTS. Read More | Comment
Register Now for Winter Basketball
We will be having a Winter Youth Basketball League starting in January for U6, U8, U10 and U12. We will be accepting registrations for U6 and U8 until December 28th.  We will be accepting registrations for U10 and U12 until January 19th.    YOU CAN REGISTER ONLINE OR IN PERSON.… Read More | Comment
Lifeguards and Swim Instructors Needed for Fall and Winter Season
Looking for an AWESOME job after the city pools close.  Consider working at the Jerry L. Garver YMCA as a lifeguard or swim instructor.  Not certified?  We can help.  We have a lifeguard class scheduled for September.  Get your certification and apply online or get an application at the front… Read More | Comment
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