As I write this, I am starting my 46th day of not having a cigarette. I started smoking in 1992 at the age of 24 (old enough to know better) and what started as a social habit developed into a pack a day habit for 26 years. I was...Read more
Mark Pamplin
We would sincerely like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved in making the scholarship program possible. Without you, we would not be able to enjoy the facility and programs offered by the YMCA during this...Read more
Kandace Kennis
As a single parent the YMCA's scholarship program has allowed my kids and I the opportunity to remain active in a healthy and spiritual driven environment. My kids and I are so proud and honored to be a part of the YMCA...Read more
Stephanie Stewart
It almost seems like yesterday when we arrived in Garden City from Spain, to an unknown country with very different habits from ours. I remember the days of August, with a scorching heat in which you could not even go outside. We...Read more
Christian Arevalo
Scholarships that are provided by the YMCA are a great help to many families like mine. I am a single parent of two biological sons, two adopted daughters (one who now lives on her own), and one adopted son. I also have two...Read more
Tammy Wallace, Childcare Scholarship Recipient
It all started when we moved from my old house on Evans Street. I was bored at my new house. So I begged and begged until my parents said “Okay” and gave me five dollars. My sister took me to the YMCA. My first week...Read more
Sebastian Arroyo, Youth Member
The YMCA has enhanced my life in many ways for many years. Through racquetball, and more recently, pickleball, I have met a number of wonderful people. Having been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, I am thankful for the Y as...Read more
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Starting now, the YMCA offers energy and hrdration drinks for sale at our front desk. ALL for just $2 . 5 0! * *tax not included We have Ghost energy drinks, PRIME Energy and Hydration products, Alani flavored beverages, and...


Develop your Driving Skills - Ty Walker Driving School This class will be held at the YMCA and ran through us. Coming September 2023! Ty Walker has over 25 years of Driver Ed. Instructor Experience. He's been certified to teach...


BLOOD DRIVE - YMCA Wednesday, December 27 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Located in the Gymnasium 1224 Center Street To make an appointment please go online to and search by Sponsor Code 'GCYMCA' 16 year olds to 17 year...


Family Fun Night - Winter Wonderland! January 27 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. 1224 Center St. FREE FOR EVERYONE ! Our family fun nights are designed for the whole family to come and enjoy themselves together. Whether that be by...