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…

Advancing Our Cause: October 2019

October. 10 months in. Autumn Leaves. Halloween. Playoff Baseball. NHL Hockey is back. 4th quarter of 2019. Fall Programming underway. As we head into Fall we take a moment to look back and are thankful for a wonderful Summer here at the Y.  Lots of great memories, programs, and milestones reached.  Every day we changed…

Advancing Our Cause: September 2019

Happy Labor Day!!  The 9th month of the year is upon us.  With that comes the end of “summer” parties and the wrapping up of warm weather activities.  But have no fear, there are still plenty of nice days left to get out and enjoy your favorite activity. This month I would like to highlight…

Fall Session Break

Fall is just around the corner and we have a lot to share with you!! . * Registration for Fall Session 1 began on Monday, August 19th! Make sure to check our Fall Program Brochure for class days/times. You can register by stopping by the Welcome Center or Register online. . *Session Break: Monday, August…

Advancing Our Cause: August 2019

Happy August everyone!!  Hard to believe we are in the 8th month of 2019 already!!  Summer is flying by, the weather is hot, and the kids are having a blast at Day Camp.  Life is Good. This month I wanted to share my recent experience in attending the Y-USA General Assemblies in Anaheim, CA.  Every…

Advancing Our Cause: July 2019

Finally, sunshine and hot weather!!  We’ve waited two months for this and boy do we deserve it!  The river is finally receding, pools are finally able to be used, and bikes and boats are out in full force.  Welcome to summer!! Speaking of summer, Day Camp is in full swing, with 40-50 participants coming to…

Facility Update

The natatorium will be closed on Friday, June 14th from 9am-8pm for our mechanical company to finish the installation process on the HVAC system. All classes will be canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience. We look forward to seeing you when the pools open for use at 6am on Saturday, June 15th. The staff here at the Richard…