1. Parents Night Out
Join us October 25th from 6:30pm-10:30pm for our "Not So Scary" Halloween party complete with dinner, dancing, Halloween games and a movie!
2. Fall Festival
Join us for our Annual Fall Festival Saturday, October 26th at the Ragsdale YMCA from 6:00-8:00pm. The festival is an evening of fun and games, inflatables, crafts, candy prizes, cupcake walks, dancing and trunk or treat! This event is FREE to the community with a donation of a bag of candy. Throw on your favorite family-friendly costume and join us!
3. Dashing 5K Fit, 5K Training & Strength Program
Join the Ragsdale YMCA for our 5K Fit running program! This program will be a 5K training program with a speed and strength training boost. Our practices will include one day of endurance running, stretching, and race-like conditions, while our second day of training will be inside doing speed and strength work to help improve your performance and make you more confident in your run. This training will help train you for our annual Reindeer Romp 5K and is for first-time and seasoned runners alike!
Our Dashing 5K fit lead coach will be Sarah Glanville, an experienced runner who has completed many different race distances, including a marathon. She has a passion for making exercising fun and helping others reach their goals!
4. RPM & BodyPump Launch
Les Mills instructors and participants are part of a global quest to change lives. We call ourselves One Tribe, which means we’re all working towards the same goal to make the world a fitter planet. We’re brave, motivated and passionate about the future of fitness. Join our amazing instructors as they work together to give you a class full of energy, excitement, and adventure. Come be part of our tribe and launch RPM and BodyPump with us!
When: Saturday, October 19th
Time: 8:00am RPM; 9:00am BodyPump
Featuring prizes and refreshments! This launch is FREE, but spaces are limited. Please register to reserve your spot!
5. Reindeer Training
When: October 16th - December 14th; Wednesday and Friday at 4:15pm-5:15pm
Cost: $50, Includes training & race entry into the Reindeer Romp 5K here at Ragsdale YMCA on Saturday, December 14th
Open to kids ages 7-15
Join the Ragsdale YMCA for our Reindeer Training Program, a 5K training program with a boot camp boost! Our practices will include games, play, drills, boot camp-style workouts, and team building to prepare the participants for the Reindeer Romp 5K. We will include lessons and home challenges to build healthy habits and a love of moving their bodies. Encourage your child to participate with their friends to help build accountability.
Kara Dawson will be our Reindeer Training lead coach. Kara has a wealth of experience working with youth and loves challenging kids to find joy in healthy living. Volunteer assistant coaches are also needed, so sign up today!
6. American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI)
When: Saturday, October 19th
Must register by October 9th
Come learn life-saving FirstAid/CPR/AED Skills! This is a blended learning format for FirstAid, CPR & AED. Pre-work on the internet is required before the skills portion. Once you register for the skills class, we will send you an email with a link to launch the online class and do the pre-work prior to the skills class. You must complete the pre-work in order to attend the skills class. No refunds will be given for failure to do pre-work.
Upon completion of the class and passing the exam and skills testing, you will be certified for 2 years in FirstAid, CPR & AED. This class is open to the public.