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Festival in the Park

Written on June 24, 2013 in Events

The Berkeley County Family YMCA is proud to be the host for the Festival in the Park. This event celebrates the 4th of July and is held in the beautiful Old Santee Canal Park in Moncks Corner. The event features food vendors, craft persons and artists from all around the state. There are jump castles and water slides for the kids and music for everyone.  The day ends with a fantastic fireworks show that can…

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New! Silver Sneakers Program for Senior Citizens

Written on June 01, 2013 in Programs

New Silver Sneakers Program at the Berkeley County YMCA

Program starts May 1st - Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am-11am   

What is the SilverSneakers Fitness Program?

SilverSneakers is a fun, energizing program that helps older adults take greater control of their health by encouraging physical activity and offering social events.

Unlock the door to greater independence and a healthier life with SilverSneakers. Health plans around the country offer our award-winning program to people who are eligible for Medicare or…

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Lions Beach

Written on May 01, 2013 in News

Lions Beach is a great place for family and friends to gather for fun and relaxation. We offer various activities including camping, summer camp, and swimming! Please click the link below for more information.

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Healthy Kids Day Run Registration

Written on April 27, 2013 in Events

HEALTHY KIDS DAY ®

MAKE IT A PLAY DATE! 

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Hampton Park

10 am – 2 pm

The Cannon Street YMCA is celebrating Healthy Kids Day on Saturday, April 27th at Hampton Park with free community events around the country that help families find fun through active play and educational opportunities and inspire them to carry that spirit of fun throughout their summer. 

We will have information available and participation from all of the YMCA's…

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Healthy Kids Day

Written on April 08, 2013 in Events

As part of a National YMCA movement the Berkeley County Family YMCA takes part in Healthy Kids Day. This event takes place in the Spring during our Spring Soccer Season. Over 300 kids and their families come out to play and enjoy games of soccer and visit with area professionals. Visits from the Moncks Corner Police, Berkeley County Sheriffs K-9 unit, the Berkeley County Fire Department and area health professionals make for a day of…

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Health Fair

Written on December 24, 2012 in Events

Every year in January, the Berkeley County Family YMCA and Roper-St. Francis Hospital host a Health Fair as part of the “Solution to Your Resolution” Healthy Living month. Many area professionals in the Health Care field participate offering everything from blood pressure and hearing to dental checks. This event is held at the Old Santee Canal Park Interpretive Center and is free to the public. Admission into the park is also free that day so…

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Developer gives 68 acres for Cane Bay YMCA

Written by The Post and Courier - Brenda Rindge on September 25, 2012 in News

Folks in Cane Bay don’t have to leave their neighborhood for school or the grocery store.

In a few years, they will also be able to play soccer, softball or swim in their own community, too....

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Myra Chamble: Artistic director at Cannon Street Y brings dance, other activities to kids

Written on February 11, 2011 in News

Photo by Kristen Hankla/The Post and Courier

Q : You brought dance to the Cannon Street YMCA. Why did you think the children needed a dance program?

A: There were a great deal of low- to mid-income children who would never see the inside of a dance studio nor ever would have had the opportunity to perform on a theatrical stage, and my heart wanted to give every child this opportunity, whether it be a…

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