YMCA: Upcoming Events

November 1, 2016

presaleY Rewards – Advocare Texas Bowl

Bring the family out for a night of fun to watch the exciting matchup between the Big 12 and the SEC on December 28 at NRG Stadium.

Don’t miss the opportunity to purchase tickets before the general public! Presale begins Monday, November 7 at 10 am. To take advantage of this presale offer, click the button below and enter the offer code: ACTION.

Presale ends Monday, November 15 at 11 pm.

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child-watchHere For You – Free Child Watch on Election Day

In an effort to provide busy parents and guardians an opportunity to vote on Election Day on November 8, the YMCA of Greater Houston is offering two hours of free child care through its Child Watch program.

At the Y, children ages 6 months through 11 years will be supervised by trained and attentive staff members and can engage in arts and crafts, games, puzzles, blocks, and storytelling.

Please keep in mind that registration is required and space is limited. To learn more, please call or visit the YMCA location closest to you.


live-betterHelping You Live Better – YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Did you know the Y has a program in place to help those who are prediabetic make healthier lifestyle choices?

Click here and find out whether you’re at risk for diabetes and are eligible for the program by answering a few questions.

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a 16-week program developed to reduce the risk of diabetes in individuals showing pre-diabetic symptoms. Each week’s one-hour session is facilitated by a trained Lifestyle Coach and covers nutrition, physical activity and behavior modification to help participants achieve the program’s two main goals:

  • Reduce body weight by 7%
  • Engage in regular physical activity

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whole-familyFun for the Whole Family – Fall Fun Runs

The holidays are a great time to give back to those in need. All proceeds from our fall fun runs are invested in our community to help everyone have the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

Turkey Dash – Monty Ballard YMCA at Cinco Ranch
Thursday, November 24, 6:45 am

Choose from our 10K-, 5K-, 1-Mile Kids’ Races or 1-Mile Walk/Run. Don’t forget to dress up and enter our costume contest.

GE Run Thru The Woods – The Woodlands Family YMCA
Thursday, November 24, 7 am

Participate in the 5-Mile Run, 3-Mile Run, 3-Mile Walk or 1-Mile Kids’ Race. Complimentary breakfast and treats will be provided by The Egg and I.

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