COVID-19 Coronavirus Update

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Thank you for your support during this time. We have not yet been given the green light to re-open our YMCA. We will continue to keep you posted as announcements are made. We miss you and can’t wait to see you at our Y as soon as we are able to…

COVID-19 Response

As we navigate through these uncertain and unprecedented times, we must remind ourselves that we are all in this together and God is in control. We should not be fearful, nor should we worry. This too shall pass. The Board and Staff are working diligently together, discussing this Pandemic and the effects it has on…

Advancing Our Cause March 2020

According to the calendar, March 19th marks the beginning of Spring!  We shall see if Mother nature agrees.  As we begin the 3rd month of 2020 it’s exciting to think about flowers blooming, grass growing, spring sports underway, and of course, the Luck of the Irish – Happy St. Patrick’s Day! The Y is bustling…

Advancing Our Cause February 2020

It’s that time of year again – Winter’s halfway point. I can’t believe January is over and we’re beginning the 2nd month of the year 2020. Regardless of what Phil says, we all know Feb, March and even April in some years can bring a lot of winter and cold weather so plan accordingly and…

Advancing Our Cause January 2020

Welcome to 2020!!!  It will be a good year to have your vision checked. Ok, that was a poor excuse at a joke, but I hope it made you chuckle. As we begin another new year I always enjoy focusing on the journey that lies ahead, while not forgetting how we got here. 2019 was…

Winter Session Break

The end of the year is fast approaching and so is the end of our fall sessions. We will have a 2 week break between sessions. Below are registration information, session dates, and session break class schedules. . * Registration for Winter Session 1 begins on Monday, December 16th! Make sure to check our Winter/Spring…

New Winter Weather Policy

New Inclement Weather Policy: If Armstrong School District (ASD) cancels or delays due to inclement weather, the RGS YMCA will cancel all programs (instructor led) until 1:00 PM. If ASD has an early dismissal due to inclement weather, the RGS YMCA will cancel all programs (instructor led) after 4:00 PM.  If you are unsure if…

Advancing Our Cause November 2019

November is here, the leaves and temperatures are falling, and everyone is already sick on Halloween candy.  Gotta love this time of year. Only two more months to 2019. Truly remarkable how fast time goes. This month I want to dedicate my post to our new leader, as well as our awesome staff who have…

New CEO Announcement

Dear Friends of the Richard G. Snyder YMCA, On behalf of the CEO Search Committee and the Board of Directors, we are pleased to announce the selection of Chris King as incoming CEO of the Richard G. Snyder YMCA. We know that leadership transitions can be challenging for a YMCA. And while the CEO role…