Tag Archives: YMCA

Naugatuck YMCA center earns accreditation

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA Preschool and Early Learning Center earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). NAEYC accreditation uses a set of ten…

Grant to help build playscape

NAUGATUCK — The Ion Bank Foundation recently awarded the Naugatuck YMCA $15,000 that will be used to build the “You Belong: Adaptable Playscape.” The money will be combined with grants…

Changes keep things fresh at YMCA

NAUGATUCK — People looking to give their yoga routine a bit of a lift may find what they’re looking for at the Naugatuck YMCA. The YMCA’s many fitness programs now…

Slideshow: Imagination Playground

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA unveiled its new Imagination Playground on Tuesday. The playground equipment is a collection of custom-designed, oversized blue foam parts that provide a changing array of…

YMCA bringing Livestrong to borough

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA wants to help cancer survivors live stronger lives. Livestrong at the YMCA is coming to the Naugatuck Y in October, said Karen Lineweber, membership director…

Capital campaign making strides at YMCA

NAUGATUCK — The dark red walls, blackout curtains, and lights that change colors in the newly-renovated spin cycle studio all send the same message: this is not the old Naugatuck…

Registration open for Y summer camp programs

NAUGATUCK — Registration for Naugatuck YMCA summer camp programs is open. The YMCA offers traditional camps and specialty camps, including cheerleading, art and dance, for youth in Naugatuck and Beacon…

YMCA holding annual dinner

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA will showcase its accomplishments and acknowledge those who have led and supported the organization at its annual dinner June 5. The dinner will be held…

YMCA launches #Go2y program

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA has a new program for children in the middle — middle school that is. The YMCA recently launched its #Go2y program, an afterschool program dedicated…

YMCA offering new program

NAUGATUCK — Registration is open for the Naugatuck YMCA’s #GO2y Program. The program is a new afterschool program for children in grades five to eight. Children will be able to…