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April Special Events
Family Story Time - Friday April 22 • 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. East & West
Join us for some wonderful children's books which are read and enjoyed through acting out, music and other surprises.
M FREE • P $15/family
Community-Wide Kiddie Garage Sale - Saturday April 23 • 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Sun Prairie
"Clean -up time" and fun at the Kiddie Garage Sale at the YMCA! Reserve a space NOW! Call 608.837.8221 for more information.
M $5/Space• P $10/Space
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Healthy Kids Day Open House Weekend - May 6, 7, and 8 East & West
Make it a Healthy Kids Weekend! Come join the YMCA for our Healthy Kids Open House Weekend sponsored by Oscar Mayer/Kraft.
Special Open House activites on Friday, May 6 from 6:30-8:30pm and all day Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8 at the YMCA West and East Program Centers. It’s spending quality time together, time that everyone appreciates. So, if your famly could benefit from a little togetherness, the Y is the place to be!
Race for our Kids Family Fun Run & Walk - Saturday May 7 Race Registration Brochure (996K pdf)

Come join us for a 5K (3.1 mile) Family Fun Run and Walk, May 7 around beautiful Vilas Park. Meet at Vilas Park Shelter, 1339 Vilas Park Drive. Race day registration is 7:30-8:30am. Race starts at 9:00am. All proceed benefit the Strong Kids Campaign.

Training for Your First 5K Run/Walk Many individuals have an interest in running/walking a 5K event (3.1 miles), but do not know how to plan a program to adequately prepare for the race. For most beginners, the 5K is their first race distance, their first race T-shirt. But experienced individuals like the event too, because 5Ks are fun! Click to download your complete 9-week training program to help any first-timer get to the 5K starting line! Train for 5K Walk (32K pdf) • Train for 5K Run (32K pdf)5K Log-in sheet (36K pdf) Sponsored by Humana.
Full Speed Ahead After 50 - Tuesday May 17 • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
Full Speed Ahead offers a positive and fun atmosphere that focuses on active and healthy lifestyles for everyone age 50 and older. The day includes educational and active workshops, demonstrations, health screenings, community resource fair, entertainment, keynote speaker and a sit-down lunch. Registration information will be available here soon.
To view a pdf of the 9-week training program you will need to download Adobe Acrobat Reader

Family Splash Pool Party - Friday May 13 • 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. East
Family Splash Pool Party - Friday May 20 • 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. West
Teaching children to be safer around water. This evening focuses on water safety and fun. Designed for children 4-10.
M Free P $15/Family
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Staff and Member Appreciation Picnic - Friday June 24 • 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. East & West
Thanks for being a member. Join other YMCA staff and members for a "kick-off to summer" Bar-B-Que. Bring your appetite! Sign up now.
M Free P $15/Family
Staff and Member Appreciation Picnic - Friday June 24 • 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Sun Prairie
Join the YMCA staff and members for an evening of games, food and fun! Held at the Sun Prairie. YMCA Rain or Shine.
Please call the facilites for additional event information.
East YMCA 608.221.1571 • West YMCA 608.276.6606 • Sun Prairie YMCA 608.837.8221
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