SPLASH Learn to Swim Week is June 5 - 9.   This program is only $5 for 5 days of lessons!!!   Registration is ONLINE NOW - Sign up early to ensure a spot!  You can also join the YMCA ONLINE NOW!  Come and see all we have to offer!!

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University of Findlay Oiler Volleyball Camp 2017

June 19 - 22, 2017

Boys & Girls Grades 4th through 9th

Camp conducted by University of Findlay Head Coach Wick Colechagoff

1:00 - 4:00 pm at the Lima Family YMCA

Registration form at front desk or Print a Registration Form:  Click Here

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2017 Lima YMCA/Kewpee Triathlon/Duathlon

Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Pre-race meeting at 7:40 AM
Ottawa Metro Park - East of Lima on State Route 81

Triathlon Duathlon
500 YD Swim 2 Mile Run
15 M Bike 15 M Bike
5K Run 5K Run

Course Specifics:
500 yd - Swim takes place at the park swimming area off of a sandy beach.  The swim is a loop.
15 M Bike is a rolling, fast course on country roads in a large rectangle.
Runs are on the river walk.
Transition area is a paved parking lot within the park - restrooms are nearby.

Kewpee Hamburgers

Allen County Sheriff's Department; Crankers Cycle Shop; Fat Jacks; Poco Loco Swim Shop; Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District; Lima Run and Jog Club; REACT; ACERT

Race Registration and Fees:
$45 postmarked on or before April 30th
$50 postmarked on or before July 15th
$60 July 16th - 31st
(Please do not register between Aug 1st - 5th.  You are encouraged to email and inform us of your intent to register on race day)
$60 Race day by 7:00 am

3 Person Team Registration or 2 person non-competitive Team Registration:
$60 postmarked on or before July 1st
$75 postmarked from July 2nd - July 15th
$90 July 16th - 31st 
$90 Race day by 7:00 am
If entering as a team, each team member must fill out a registration form and all entries must be mailed together.

Registration includes t-shirt (guareanteed if registered by July 31st), finisher’s medal, refreshments and door prizes.
Participant medals will be dated 2017 for the first 150 registered and given in order of registration.

Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female in each race as well as the top three in each individual age group.

To Print off registration form:  Click Here

2017 5K Glow Run & 1K Kids Run - Lima YMCA / Kewpee

Friday, August 11, 2017
1K Kids Run - starts 8:15 PM
5K Glow Run - starts 8:45 PM

Race Day Registration & Packet pick-up:  7:00 PM

The course will be run on "lighted" pavement in Ottawa Metro Park, Lima, OH

Entry Fees:
Lima YMCA Members $10; Non-Members $15 by August 9th
T-Shirts available for $10 by July 30th
Day of Race: $25 with Shirt (If available) or $15 without Shirt

Family Rate:  $25 plus $10 for each shirt (Parents with children through school age)  Each member needs a signed waiver, staple together with one payment

1K = This is a FREE community event for youth 12 years old & under; waiver must be signed.

No refunds in case of inclement weather.  Shirts will be available for pickup.

1K Runners will receive a participation ribbon.
Prizes will be drawn at 9:45 PM to wrap up the evening

Lima YMCA and Kewpee Hamburgers (This race is part of the Kewpee Racing Series)

Shirts will be bright colored neon green or pink. 
We will have hot dogs, chips, fruit, water and Gatorade as refreshments after the run.

If you want to run a family centered event at night in a great park, this event is for you.

To Print off registration form:  Click Here

Check-In and Win for Lima YMCA Members

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Each time you check-in at the YMCA on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, you will gain an entry into our summer incentive program.
We’ll give away tickets to Amusement Parks, Dinner & Movie Tickets and more with winners every week for 11 weeks.
Plus, one grand prize winner will receive the rest of a basic membership for 2016 absolutely free! 

But you’ve got to check-in to win.  For more information, visit the Lima Family YMCA.

Be sure to make your post public.

Dates of Drawings Corresponding Giveaway
Friday, June 2 Dinner & A Movie *
Friday, June 9 Kings Island Tickets
Friday, June 16 Dinner & A Movie *
Friday, June 23 Dinner & A Movie *
Thursday, July 7 Dinner & A Movie *
Friday, July 14 Zommbezi Bay at Columbus Zoo
Friday, July 21 Cedar Point Tickets
Friday, July 28 Dinner & A Movie *
Friday, August 4 Dinner & A Movie *
Friday, August 12 Membership paid to December 2015

* $25 Gift certificate an area restaurant and 2 movie passes to Regal Cinemas

Value added to membership

2017 Kewpee/YMCA 10K Race

Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2:00pm

Registration begins 1:00 pm day of race

Course Specifics:The course will start and finish at the Lima Family YMCA at 345 S Elizabeth St.  The race will be run mostly on the river walk. 

Sponsored By: Kewpee Hamburgers and the Lima YMCA

Race Registration and Fees: No refunds on registrations. 
Those registered by October 27, 2017 are guaranteed shirts. 
You may call in credit card information to the front desk at the YMCA (419-223-6045), you will still need to bring a signed waiver to the race.

Lima YMCA Members $5; Non-Members $10 by November 2nd
Shirts available for $7 by October 27th
Day of Race:  $20 with Shirt (If Available) or $10 without Shirt

Prizes: Awards to the top three male and female overall finishers and top three in each age group.
            There will be no duplication of awards.

Age Groups:  14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-35, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+

To Print off a registration form:  Click Here

2017 Annual Golf Scramble

Tee Up For Kids

21st Annual Golf Scramble

Mark your calendars NOW for Friday, July 14, 2017 

12:00 noon shotgun start at Hidden Creek Golf Course.

Open to all men and women.

FEE: $70 per person, $280 per team

         $250 for a Hole Sponsor.

For additional information, contact Alicia at 419-223-6045 ext 114


Lima Family YMCA
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Lima, Ohio 45801

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