Summer Program Guide is Here!



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Pies & Pints Family Fun Run

You won’t want to miss this fun community summer event centered around PIES—pizza—and PINTS—ice cream and beer! Participants can choose their distance:

  • ∏ – 3.14 miles
  • 1-mile

After the race, enjoy the finish line celebration that will include delicious food and drinks, music, inflatables and games and more! Please note: We expect all participants to act appropriately and drink responsibly at this fun family event.

Race Fees (online registration open April 15 - June 13, 2019)

  • 5 & under for 1-mile or ∏ (no shirt) = FREE!
  • 1-Mile age 6 & up (w/shirt*) = $20^
  • ∏ age 6 and up (w/shirt*) = $30^
  • Race Day Registration 1-mile (w/shirt*) = $30
  • Race Day Registration ∏ (w/shirt) = $40

*A limited number of shirts will be available at packet pickupon a first come, first served basis. Once they are gone, they are gone. No further orders will be placed.

^Price does not include online registration fee.

We are still looking for a premiere sponsor, supporting sponsors and vendors for this event. Please contact Jay Cattron at the number or e-mail address below if you are interested.

Thank you the following confirmed vendors and supporting sponsors: Carlisle Events, Desperate Times Brewery and Marcello’s Ristorante & Pizza.

  • Ages: All ages
  • Member Fee: See above
  • Location: Carlisle Fairgrounds - 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle
  • Sessions: Friday, June 14, 2019
  • Schedule: 4-6pm: Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration | 6:15pm: 1-mile Race Start | 6:20pm: ∏ Race Start | 7pm: Race Courses Close | 6:30-8:30pm: Finish Line Celebration | After Party at Desperate Times (pay your own tab)


Child Swim Test Screenings



​Bring your children to the Y in April so they can take our swim test to be assigned a color wrist band that matches their swimming ability:

  • Red = under 9 and non swimmer (parent must be in the water with them at all times)
  • Yellow = over 9 but cannot swim (stay in the shallow end)
  • Green = swim anywhere (if under 9 a parent must be on the pool deck with them at all times)

The lifeguard will administer the swim test, which consists of swimming 1 length of the pool with rotary breathing and treading water for 1 minute in the deep end of the pool. Beginning April 15, when you check in you will pick up the appropriate color wrist band at the Welcome Center. Bands should be returned before leaving the pool deck.

  • Ages: 12 years old and under
  • Member Fee: FREE!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: April 2019
  • Schedule: Mondays through Thursdays from 7-7:30pm


Stroke Technique Clinics



This program is designed for the more serious swimmer who would like to refine his or her stroke technique in preparation for the upcoming swim season. Aquatics Director Tara Young will work with participants to improve the four competitive strokes. Participants must have one year of competitive swimming experience and be able to swim 25 yards of each stroke. Participants can choose to do some or all of the sessions.

  • Ages: Competitive swimmers ages 8 & up
  • Member Fee: $20 per session
  • Non-Member Fee: $25 per session
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: May 3 - Freestyle | May 10 - Breaststroke | May 17 - Backstroke | May 24 - Butterfly
  • Schedule: Fridays from 5-6pm


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24/7 Fitness Center Access

WORKOUT WHEN YOU WANT TO

24-HOUR ADULT FITNESS CENTER ACCESS

We know you’re constantly on the go. That’s why the Carlisle Family YMCA is pleased to offer our adult members ages 19+ convenient 24 hour per day, 7 days per week, year-round access to our Adult Fitness Center.

  • You must be age 19+ to apply for 24/7 access.
  • You must be a member of the Carlisle Family YMCA – not available for Nationwide members or guests.
  • You must sign a waiver and pass a background check.
  • You must pay a one-time $20 activation fee.
  • We highly recommend that you exercise with another 24/7 member when using our facility outside of staffed hours.
  • A telephone and AED are available in the fitness center. In case of emergency, please dial 911.
  • Park on the Arch Street side of the building and enter the glass doors by the ramp.
  • Use caution in inclement weather as snow and ice removal will not be enforced until staffed hours, possibly later.
  • Your key card is your after-hours key to the fitness center.
  • When entering and exiting, please make sure the door closes behind you. The 24-hour access entrance is not active during regular business hours.
  • Do not hold the door for anyone. Everyone must use their own key card for access so we can track who is in the building at all times. Key cards may not be shared with anyone. Doing so is a violation of our policy and will result in you permanently losing 24-hour access and a possible termination of your membership.
  • Locker rooms and rest rooms will not be available after staffed hours.


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New Frontiers Open House



​​Never been to New Frontiers? Camp will be open and summer staff will be there to greet you and answer any questions. This is the perfect chance to meet some staff, see the facility and activities available at New Frontiers Day Camp this summer!

  • Ages: Anyone interested in attending New Frontiers Day Camp this summer
  • Location: New Frontiers Day Camp - 700 Stone Church Road, Carlisle
  • Sessions: Sunday, May 19, 2019
  • Schedule: 3-5pm


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

High School Basketball Program



We are reintroducing a program this winter for high schoolers who want to continue their basketball careers past the middle school level. The program will provide an environment for kids of all skill levels to come together to learn and practice their basketball skills and scrimmage against other players in the program. While there is not a formal game schedule, participants will play a few games against the Army War College. This program will be led by volunteer coaches whose goals are to teach basketball skills that the players can use past their high school years.​

  • Ages: Boys and girls in grades 9-12
  • Member Fee: $30
  • Non-Member Fee: $35
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • Sessions: February 13 - April 3, 2019
  • Schedule: Wednesdays from 7:30-9:30pm


United Way and PA 2-1-1



Nonprofits like United Way and various government agencies provide excellent programs to support people in need. The problem: The people who need these programs often don’t know they exist.

Most Pennsylvanians only need to dial 2-1-1 to be connected with an operator who has access to a database of health and human services available in your local communities.

Learn more about PA 2-1-1 and how it can benefit every resident of our state. ​



Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Justin Rose, Associate Executive Director

jrose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 226

Turkey Trot



Are you looking for a great way to enjoy family, friends and fitness this Thanksgiving? Then look no further than the race formerly known as the CenturyLink Turkey Trot - the premiere Thanksgiving Day race in South Central Pennsylvania! In the past, as many as 3,117 participants have run, walked and enjoyed this celebratory event! The 5K Run / Walk starts and finishes at the Carlisle Family YMCA.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW TITLE SPONSOR FOR OUR ANNUAL THANKSGIVING DAY RACE. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED, CONTACT RACE DIRECTOR JAY CATTRON TODAY!

Click here for the 2019 Turkey Trot course map.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!

Presenting Sponsor - AVAILABLE

Supporting Sponsors: Carlisle Buick GMC; Plant Site Logistics; The Dave Hooke Team - Keller Williams of Central PA; Bobby Rahal Automotive Group; UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle; The Tuckey Companies; Casses Chiropractic Clinic, P.C.; Property Management Inc.; Members 1st Federal Credit Union; SpiritIntra; Red 102.3; Appalachian Running Company; Giant; Dyndes Media Inc.; and Strouse Entertainment

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

If you can't run the race this year or would prefer to volunteer, we have a number of ways you can help. Contact Jay Cattron for further information.

  • Ages: All ages
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 2019 at 9am


Military Welcome Night



We are excited to offer a special night of activities at the Y for military families new to the area. Kids and parents can enjoy battling in the gym in a special edition of our very popular NERF® Games program. We also will have the Pool Inflatable Obstacle Course and AquaClimb Wall out for Family Swim Time. Snacks will be provided. This night is intended to bring military families together to try out the Y and meet our staff and members as well as other military families.​

Thank you to The Tuckey Companies for sponsoring this event as part of the 2019 Healthy Family Home Series!

  • Ages: Military Families and Y Members
  • Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Non-Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: Friday, August 16, 2019
  • Schedule: 6-8pm


Land Fitness Class Schedule



​By offering more than 60 group exercise classes each week, the Y is sure to have a class that will meet your needs and lead you to fitness success. Our classes include a range of options for all fitness levels and our skilled instructors are experts at motivating participants to produce desired results. Schedules change on a monthly basis and up-to-date schedules can be found on our website or at the Welcome Center.

Power Cycle and Les Mills BODYPUMP Reservations

If you would like to reserve a bike in one of our power cycling classes, just go to our Calendar and scroll to the date you are looking for and then click on the name of the class you will be attending. Below the description of the class, you will find a "Register Now" link. Click that and proceed through the process to reserve your bike or equipment. We ask that you do not reserve a bike more than 48 hours in advance.

Sampling of Current Classes

  • Anything Goes
  • Maximum RPMs
  • Muscle Magic
  • R.I.P.P.E.D.

  • Fitness Yoga
  • Tai Chi
  • Zumba®
  • Road Trip
  • Pilates
  • Yoga for Health
  • Zumba Gold®
  • Les Mills BODYCOMBAT
  • The Early Bird
  • Fit Forever
  • Lunch Bunch
  • Saturday Cycle
  • Easy Yoga
  • Meditation 101
  • Sports Yoga
  • Go with the Flow
  • The Really Early Bird
  • AM Yoga
  • Sunday Cycle Xpress
  • Les Mills BODYPUMP
  • Les Mills Weekend
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • Chi Kung
  • Piloxing
  • CIZE LIVE
  • Les Mills CXWORX

  • Ages: 13 years old and up
  • Member Fee: FREE!!


Carlisle Fall 3v3 Soccer Tournament



The 3v3 format offers fast paced, skill building, fun soccer! Every player is involved and constantly touching the ball. Parents or coaches can organize and coach 3v3 teams and each team may have up to 5 players. No goalkeepers are used. All teams are guaranteed a minimum of three games and every player will receive a T-shirt. Awards will be given to the champions in each division.​

Can't get a team together but still want to play? Contact Sports Director Kelly Tyrrell to be placed on a list of individuals looking for teams. She will put together as many teams as possible from this list.

  • Ages: U7-U16 boys and girls
  • Member Fee: U7 - $80 | U8-U16 - $100
  • Non-Member Fee: U7 - $80 | U8-U16 - $100
  • Location: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields - 1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle
  • Sessions: Saturday, August 3, 2019
  • Schedule: 9am-5pm


Personal Training / Orientation with Stephanie Grove



SCHEDULE AN ORIENTATION WITH STEPHANIE

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s Degree of Applied Science in Information Technology
  • Associate’s of Applied Science in Information Technology

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Certified Personal Trainer – National Association of Sports Medicine
  • Fitness Nutrition Specialist – National Association of Sports Medicine
  • American Heart Association CPR/AED

EXPERIENCE

  • Master Trainer at LA Fitness
  • High School Softball
  • Karate

AREAS OF FOCUS

  • Weight Loss
  • Muscle Building
  • Muscle Toning
  • Strength Building
  • Injury Prevention and Rehab
  • Functional Fitness
  • High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)
  • Nutrition

PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Assisted clients with multiple sclerosis, brain tumor, bipolar disorder, autism and manic depression with exercise and nutrition
  • Personal weight loss (300 pounds down to 191 pounds)
  • Assisted multiple clients with weight loss (ranging between 20-125 pounds)
  • Assisted clients with building / adding lean muscle mass

HOBBIES

  • Exercising with others
  • Grooming / caring for my horses
  • Zip line
  • Mountain biking
  • Mushroom hunting
  • Hiking
  • Basketball
  • Watching shows/movies​

  • Ages: 13 years old and up
  • Sessions: Contact Stephanie for a FREE orientation, or for more information on pricing and session structure


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Stephanie Grove, Certified Personal Trainer

stephnjeff46@gmail.com

717 315 3509

Carlisle Family YMCA Capital Campaign



The Carlisle Family YMCA is holding a Capital Campaign to renovate our South West Street Facility. Watch the video below to get an idea of what we hope to build at the completion of the campaign. (Click the square on the bottom right of the video to make it larger.) Please keep in mind that these are concepts and not the final building design.

CLICK HERE TO DONATE!

​This page on our website will be the go-to place for the most up-to-date information on the campaign. Click the blue button below for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the campaign. And please check back often to see the latest updates.

For information on project details, contact Executive Director Marcia Drozdowski at 717 243 2525 ext 201 or mdrozdowski@carlislefamilyymca.org.

For information on donating to this campaign, contact Development Director Cate Mellen at 717 243 2525 ext 203 or cmellen@carlislefamilyymca.org.

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 19, 2018



Goalkeeper Clinics



​Sports Director Kelly Tyrrell is holding clinics for goalkeepers in grades 3-8 to help them work on their skills and prepare them for the upcoming season. Kelly was a 4-year starting goalkeeper at Colgate University. Over the course of her career she was named 1st Team All-Conference, a Regional All-American and the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year. She served as an assistant coach at Colgate for six years and then was the Dickinson College head coach for 10 years.

  • Ages: Boys and girls in grades 3-8
  • Member Fee: $40
  • Non-Member Fee: $50
  • Location: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields - 1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle
  • Sessions: Sunday, April 28, 2019
  • Schedule: Grades 3-8: 9-10:30am


Mini Goalkeeper Clinics



​Sports Director Kelly Tyrrell is holding mini clinics for goalkeepers in grades 3-8 to help them work on their skills. Kelly was a 4-year starting goalkeeper at Colgate University. Over the course of her career she was named 1st Team All-Conference, a Regional All-American and the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year. She served as an assistant coach at Colgate for six years and then was the Dickinson College head coach for 10 years. Each session is limited to 6 athletes to provide individualized instruction, so grab a spot early.

  • Ages: Boys and girls in grades 3-8
  • Member Fee: $35
  • Non-Member Fee: $45
  • Location: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields - 1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle
  • Sessions: Grades 6-8: Friday, April 5, 2019 | Grades 3-5: Friday, April 19, 2019
  • Schedule: 5-6pm


Bipp’s Barntique Craft Night



Calling everyone who enjoys crafting! Participants will join Bipp at Desperate Times Brewery or Castlerigg Wine Shop in Carlisle for drinks and to make a few crafts. Each month participants can choose from different craft options. Stop by the Y or check here closer to the time to see each month's options and location. Space is limited so don’t wait to register!

April’s craft is Hoop Wreaths. Check out the photos above to get some ideas. We will be meeting at Desperate Times Brewery! Space is limited so don’t wait to register!

  • Ages: 21 years old and up
  • Member Fee: $20
  • Non-Member Fee: $20
  • Location: Desperate Times Brewery - 1201 Carlisle Springs Road, Carlisle OR Castlerigg Wine Shop - 110 S. Hanover Street, Carlisle
  • Sessions: Wednesday, April 17, 2019
  • Schedule: 6-7:30pm


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Share the Health Member Referral Program

Your goal to live a healthier, more active life was set by you, not anyone else — but, that doesn’t mean you’re in it alone, either.

When you and your friend commit to the Y together, you both enjoy an exclusive 20% membership savings* off the standard adult or family membership rate each month. Y members may buddy with a non-member or two non-members may join together— either combination returns a 20% savings* for each of you on your Y membership!

HERE’S HOW IT WORKS

I’M A Y MEMBER

Bring in a new Y member and both receive up to 20% savings on your adult or family membership as long as you both remain members of the Y.

I’M NOT A Y MEMBER

Find a friend that is a Y member and buddy-up OR find a friend that wants to join the Y and buddy-up – either way you both receive a 20% savings on your membership as long as you both remain members of the Y.

FOR ALL MEMBERS PARTICIPATING IN SHARE THE HEALTH

If one of you leaves the Y, the remaining member has 30 days to find a new non-member in order to keep the Share the Health rate. Unfortunately, we are not able to issue refunds. Some restrictions may apply.

SHARE THE HEALTH RATE CHART

Eligible Categories - Monthly Rate

  • Young Adult - $26.40
  • Adult - $30.40
  • Senior Adult - $28.80
  • 2 Adults^ - $46.40
  • 1 Adult with Dependants^ - $51.20
  • 2 Adults with Dependants^ - $55.20
  • 2 Senior Adults^ - $44.80
  • 1 Senior Adult with Dependants^ - $47.20
  • 2 Senior Adults with Dependants^ - $49.60

^ living at the same address

Additional Information

  • Memberships must be monthly drafted in one of the above categories to qualify for this special rate.
  • No other membership fee reductions, special rates or financial aid can be combined with this special rate.
  • Current Financial Assistance, Youth, Teen and Child Care members can refer new members who will receive the discount, but will not get the discount themselves unless they convert to a full-pay membership.
  • The Share the Health rate applies only to membership fees, and not to additional fees or program registration fees.
  • A non-member is defined as a person who has not been a member of the Carlisle Family YMCA for 12 consecutive months prior to joining to benefit from this special rate.

*The Carlisle Family YMCA reserves the right to alter or suspend the Share the Health program at any time with 30 days notice.​



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Family Swim Time



​Bring the whole family to Family Swim Time at the Carlisle Family YMCA to play on our pool inflatable obstacle course and AquaClimb wall! Get a great workout and have a on of fun! In addition to some structured family-friendly activities, you also will be able to enjoy some free recreational swim time in the pool. While the event is free, we ask that you please register so we have enough snacks and water for everyone.

Thank you to The Tuckey Companies for sponsoring this event as part of the 2019 Healthy Family Home series.

  • Ages: For the entire family
  • Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Non-Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: Friday, August 16, 2019
  • Schedule: 6-8pm


Swim Strokes Swim Lessons



PLEASE NOTE: WEEKDAY LESSONS MEET TWICE A WEEK FOR 3 WEEKS. SATURDAY LESSONS MEET FOR 4 WEEKS. PLEASE CLICK “REGISTER NOW” FOR EXACT DATES OF EACH SESSION.

Having mastered the fundamentals, students in our Swim Strokes Swim Lessons learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique, developing skills that prevent chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being and foster a lifetime of physical activity. Swimmers are introduced to the four competitive swimming strokes as well as rescue skills and healthy lifestyle habits.

Stage Descriptions:

  • 4 / Stroke Introduction - Introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.
  • 5 / Stroke Development - Introduces breaststroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading water and sidestroke.
  • 6 / Stroke Mechanics - Refines stroke technique on all major competitive strokes and encourages swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle.​

If you have a question about what level to choose for your child, contact Aquatics Director Tara Young (contact info below).

Please note: The child taking lessons must be a member to receive the member rate.

  • Ages: 3 years old and up
  • Member Fee: $45
  • Non-Member Fee: $75
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: Saturdays, March 30 - April 27, 2019 (skip 4/20) or May 4 - June 1, 2019 (skip 5/25) | Mon/Wed and Tues/Thurs, April 1-18, 2019 or May 6-23, 2019
  • Schedule: Choose: Monday / Wednesday or Tuesday / Thursday evenings or Saturday mornings (excluding December)


Swim Basics Swim Lessons



PLEASE NOTE: WEEKDAY LESSONS MEET TWICE A WEEK FOR 3 WEEKS. SATURDAY LESSONS MEET FOR 4 WEEKS. PLEASE CLICK "REGISTER NOW" FOR EXACT DATES OF EACH SESSION.

Students in our Swim Basics Swim Lessons learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills: swim, float, swim—sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide and exit—and jump, push, turn, grab. Students are taught the recommended skills to have around water including safe water habits, underwater exploration and how to swim to safety and exit in the event of falling into a body of water. Activities, games and drills to reinforce learning are utilized heavily as students progress in this skill-based approach to swimming.

Stage Descriptions:

  • 1 / Water Acclimation - Increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance.
  • 2 / Water Movement - Encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.
  • 3 / Water Stamina - Develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages.​

If you have a question about what level to choose for your child, contact Aquatics Director Tara Young (contact info below).

Please note: The child taking lessons must be a member to receive the member rate.

  • Ages: 3 years old and up
  • Member Fee: $45
  • Non-Member Fee: $75
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: Saturdays, March 30 - April 27, 2019 (skip 4/20) or May 4 - June 1, 2019 (skip 5/25) | Mon/Wed and Tues/Thurs April 1-18, 2019 or May 6-23, 2019
  • Schedule: Choose: Monday / Wednesday or Tuesday / Thursday evenings or Saturday mornings


Swim Starters Swim Lessons



In our Swim Starters Swim Lessons, infants and toddlers - accompanied by a parent - learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence-building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.

Stage Descriptions:

  • A / Water Discovery - Introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment.
  • B / Water Exploration - Focuses on exploring body positions, blowing bubbles and fundamental safety and aquatic skills.

Space is limited to 8 children in each session and the sessions are quickly filled so register today!

Please note: The child must be a Y member to receive the member rate.

  • Ages: 6-36 months old with 1 adult
  • Member Fee: $45
  • Non-Member Fee: $75
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: Saturdays, May 4 - June 1, 2019 (skip 5/25) | Wednesdays, June 12 - July 24, 2019 (skip 7/3)
  • Schedule: Saturdays from 10-10:45am | Wednesdays from 10:30-11am


Water Fitness Class Schedule



Water fitness is an ideal form of exercise for all ages and utilizes the buoyant qualities of water to increase physical strength and endurance without putting stress and strain on your joints. You do not need to register ahead of time. Just show up ready for a great workout! Members age 13 and up can take any of our water exercise classes. Here is a sampling of our current classes:

  • Aqua Jogging - Incorporate aqua jogging to music as well as some interval training. Run in the water and put less stress on your joints.
  • Aquacize - Shallow water exercise. No swimming ability required.
  • Aqua Zumba® - Aqua Zumba uses mostly Latin music rhythms such as meringue, cumbia and salsa but can also use a variety of upbeat tempos as found in swing or country music. The movements will be slower than in a class you would do on land, yet they can be just as intense due to the water’s resistance.
  • Deep H20 - This class will challenge all fitness levels while being easy on the joints. Resistive equipment is used to increase intensity. Confidence in deep water is strongly suggested. Flotation belts are available.
  • Aqua Mix - These weekend classes are taught by 2 different instructors who will bring their own flavor to the class.
  • Wet ‘N Wild - High energy class for total body conditioning! Primarily uses shallow water.
  • Arthritis Water Exercise - This class will help you gain range of motion in your joints as well as build strength in all major muscle groups. Some cardiovascular conditioning included. This class is open to non-members for a fee. A doctor release form is required for non-members

  • Ages: 13 years old and up
  • Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool


#sweatangels



We are excited to team up with Causely to start a program called #sweatangels. Every time our members, program participants or guests check in on Facebook, or add our location on Instagram, Causely makes a charitable donation on your behalf. Every month features a different cause that you can support just by taking a few seconds on your phone every time you come to the Y. Help make a difference in our world!​



Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Michelle Bell, Marketing Director

mbell@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 220

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Togetherhood®



​Togetherhood® is the Y's member-led volunteer service program and we are excited to launch this program at our Y! Through Togetherhood, Y members from all backgrounds work with their neighbors and community partners to plan and lead service projects that respond to community needs. Together hood enables members to experience the power of the Y's cause in action and play a direct role in shaping the future of their community. It also helps Ys demonstrate community benefit, showing the public that we're more than just a gym and swim - we're a charity dedicated to strengthening community.

We are in the early stages of forming our Togetherhood team. If you would like more information on how you can get involved, contact Associated Executive Director Justin Rose (contact information below).



Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Justin Rose, Associate Executive Director

jrose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 226

Family Flick on the Lawn



​Bring the whole family to watch "Trolls" on the lawn at the Y! Popcorn will be provided, but please bring blankets and chairs for your family. At least one adult from each family must be present for the entire program.

Thank you to The Tuckey Companies for sponsoring this program as part of our 2019 Healthy Family Home Series.

  • Ages: Parents and children of all ages
  • Member Fee: FREE!!!
  • Non-Member Fee: FREE!!!
  • Location: West Street Lawn
  • Sessions: Friday, August 23, 2019
  • Schedule: 8pm


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Safety Around Water



This 4-day free swim lesson program that includes water safety skills in addition to basic swim instruction. At the completion of the program participants will receive a certificate, T-shirt and goodie bag. This program is intended for children who never have had the opportunity to participate in swim lessons for financial reasons.

Thank you to Central PA Family Support Services for sponsoring Safety Around Water!

  • Ages: 5-11 years old
  • Member Fee: FREE!!!
  • Non-Member Fee: FREE!!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: April 29 - May 2, 2019
  • Schedule: 6-6:30pm


Exergame Youth Room



The Exergame Youth Room is a space that allows youth ages 7-12 to engage in interactive play on the various Exergame products at the facility. Featured items include the Eyeplay, Exerbike, CardioWall and 3Kick – all interactive gaming systems that combine fitness, technology and gameplay to get people moving and active all while having fun!

The intention of the exergaming room is to provide an active alternative for our youth members and families. The exergaming room equipment and program are specifically designed for elementary age members and their families. We hope you will enjoy the exergaming room as another added benefit of your Carlisle Family YMCA membership.

PURPOSE

In order to better meet the needs our members we have created the new Exergame Youth Room, which was made possible by generous donations from the George B. Stuart Foundation and the Donald B. and Dorothy L. Stabler Foundation. The intention of the exergaming room is to provide an active alternative for our youth members and families. The exergaming room equipment and program are specifically designed for elementary age members and their families. We hope you will enjoy the exergaming room as another added benefit of your Carlisle Family YMCA membership.

AGE GUIDELINES

  • All participants must be between 7-12 years of age
  • Participants between 7-8 years of age must be signed in by a parent or guardian over 18
  • Participants under 7 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times

ROOM USE

  • The exergaming room may only be used during designated times and when staffed.
  • All participants in the exergaming room must sign in.
  • All equipment must be used appropriately at all times.
  • There is a maximum time limit of (1) hour for children under the age of 9.
  • No food or drink is permitted, with the exception of water bottles with lids that can close.

EQUIPMENT USE

  • Staff is available to orient youth on the equipment during regular hours.
  • All safety precautions must be followed.
  • Please sign up for the piece(s) of equipment you want to use on the board located by the door.
  • There is a maximum time limit of (5) minutes per piece of equipment when there is a waiting list.

  • Ages: 7-12 years old
  • Member Fee: FREE!!!
  • Location: Exergame Youth Room - 2nd Floor
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday - 4-8pm* | Saturday - 8:30am-12:30pm | Sunday - closed *beginning June 3, 2019: Monday-Friday - 2-8pm


Family Flick & Float



Bring the whole family to lounge in the pool and watch Ralph Breaks the Internet. We have some tubes or you can bring your own. At least one adult from each family must be present for the entire program.​

Thank you to The Tuckey Companies for sponsoring this event as part of the 2019 Healthy Family Home Series.

  • Ages: Parents and children of all ages
  • Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: Sunday, April 14, 2019
  • Schedule: 3-5pm


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Nationwide Membership

At the Y, we are for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We are dedicated to ensuring our facilities, programs and services are open and welcoming to all. As part of this effort, we are proud to offer our members access to Y facilities across the United States that participate in Nationwide Membership. This way, our members can use the Y as often as they like, making it easier to achieve their health and wellness goals.

ALWAYS WELCOME

Nationwide Membership enables you to visit any participating Y in the United States through membership at your “home” Y (your home Y is the local association that enrolled you as a member and collects your membership dues). We offer this because we want to help you reach your health and wellness goals wherever you live, work or travel. This is an essential part of our mission to strengthen communities.

IN EVERY COMMUNITY

We understand that sometimes it is more convenient for members to take advantage of a Y near their workplace or when they are traveling outside the area of their home Y. With Nationwide Membership, members have the flexibility to use participating Y facilities throughout the United States at no extra charge.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

  • Nationwide Membership is valid for active, full facility Y members whose home Y participates without restriction or blackout periods
  • Nationwide member visitors must use their home Y at least 50% of the time
  • Program-only participants (including Silver Sneakers, Silver and Fit or other like programs) are not eligible for nationwide membership
  • Special memberships established by any Y for group homes, other agencies, etc., are not eligible
  • When visiting a Y, nationwide members will be required to show a valid YMCA membership card and photo ID as well as provide basic membership data such as name and email address
  • Members will need to sign a universal liability waiver and privacy policy
  • Ys should allow nationwide members access to services typically offered to full-facility members. Check with the Y for schedule and availability. Nationwide members visiting other Ys for a period greater than 28 days must transfer membership affiliation for continued use
  • All Ys reserve the right to restrict or revoke these privileges
  • Registered sex offenders are prohibited from participating

At the Y, we believe that positive, lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. This strengthening of community—and the realization of a Y’s full potential—is best done when all Ys are open to all members.

Click here to find a Y in another location.



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Adult / Child / Infant CPR & AED and First Aid Class



Safety and the Y go hand in hand. Get certified to perform First Aid and CPR on an adult, child or infant and be prepared to effectively respond in an emergency situation. You also will be trained to use an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED), a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias, and is able to treat them through defibrillation.​ Certification is through the American Heart Association and is valid for two years.

  • Ages: 12 years old and up
  • Member Fee: $65
  • Non-Member Fee: $85
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 | Monday, May 13, 2019 | Wednesday, June 19, 2019 | Thursday, August 15, 2019
  • Schedule: 6-9pm


Sports Buddies



We are excited to team up with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region to bring a sports- and fitness-focused mentoring program to the area! Sports Buddies is for boys and girls ages 7-16. Each child is matched with a screened and trained volunteer mentor. Matches enjoy membership privileges to the Y and are invited to monthly group activities at the Y. All matches are supported by Big Brothers Big Sisters program staff.​

Parents and caregivers of children who want to be involved with the program and interested volunteers should contact Sports Director Kelly Tyrrell.

  • Ages: High school sophomores up to adults of all ages
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA


Parent / Swim Basics Level 1 Lessons



​Do you have a beginner level swimmer who is too old for the Swim Starters program, but isn't quite ready for Swim Basics lessons all on his / her own? If so, this is the perfect class for your child and you. The class will be the same as the Level 1 swim lessons, but you can be in the water to assist your child. Space is limited to 8 children so sign up early!

  • Ages: 3 years old and up with one adult
  • Member Fee: $45
  • Non-Member Fee: $75
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: March 30 - April 27, 2019 (skip 4/20) | May 4 - June 1, 2019 (skip 5/25)
  • Schedule: Saturdays from 10:45-11:30am


Spring Stroke Clinic



This program is designed for the more serious swimmer who would like to get a head start on the upcoming swim season. Swimmers who are age 9-10 will focus on technique work and drills. Participants age 11 and up will work on endurance conditioning and drills to improve the four competitive strokes according to their ability. Participants may choose to train two or three times per week. Participants must have at least one season of competitive swimming experience.

  • Ages: Competitive swimmers ages 9 & up
  • Member Fee: $90 for 2x / week or $125 for 3x / week
  • Non-Member Fee: $120 for 2x / week or $165 for 3x / week
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: April 15 - May 24, 2019
  • Schedule: Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays from 3:45-5pm


CYAA Mini Sharks Session One

The Carlisle Family YMCA has a competitive swimming program (CYAA) for youth up to age 18. The program includes development and training for all levels from the novice swimmer to the national elite. No tryouts are held, but swimmers must be able to swim one length of the pool (25 yards). The team participates in the YMCA Swim Coaches' Association of Pennsylvania (YSCAP) League and competes in several dual meets as well as optional USA and other YMCA invitational meets. The swim team is divided into three groups: Mini Sharks, Competitive Age Group and Elite High School Age Group. The season runs from October to February. A Y membership (youth, teen or family) is required for all competitive swimmers.

MINI SHARKS SESSION ONE!

Want to see what being on the swim team is all about? This program is specifically for children ages 5-8 years old and 9-year-olds who are new to competitive swimming and would like to just “get their feet wet.” The season runs from October 29 – December 21, 2018 and practices are offered 3 days/week. We will hold either an intersquad or non-league meet that all Session One Mini Sharks are encouraged to compete in to experience what a meet is like. Participants in this group do not need to have a Y membership, but will only be able to swim exhibition if they are not Y members.

CLICK HERE TO PAY SWIM MEET FEES

  • Ages: 5-8 years old and 9-year-olds new to competitive swimming
  • Member Fee: $100 (monthly payment plan available)
  • Non-Member Fee: $150 (monthly payment plan available)
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: October 29 - December 21, 2018
  • Schedule: Monday / Wednesday from 5:15-6pm and Friday from 6:15-7pm


Personal Training / Orientation with Brooke Wiseman



​SCHEDULE AN ORIENTATION WITH BROOKE

​EDUCATION

  • Working toward a Bachelor’s in Food and Nutrition (December 2019 Graduation)
  • Associate in Applied Science – Dietetic Technician Program (2017)
  • The Real Estate School (2009)

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Nutrition and Dietetic Technician, Registered (NDTR)
  • Certified Personal Trainer – National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • CPR/AED & First Aid – American Red Cross
  • ServSafe Food Protection Manager

EXPERIENCE

  • Nutrition Educator, One West Penn Senior Apartments
  • Fitness Trainer, One West Penn Senior Apartments
  • Elevated Fuel, Athlete Nutrition Coach
  • Volunteer Assistant Varsity Soccer Coach (3 years)
  • Volunteer Assistant Varsity Softball Coach (4 years)
  • Head Coach 7th & 8th Grade Girls Little League Softball (2009)

AREAS OF FOCUS

  • Nutrition
  • Meal Planning & Meal Prep
  • Functional Fitness
  • Circuit Training
  • Balance & Stabilization
  • Weight Loss
  • Muscle Toning
  • Sports Performance

PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Passing NDTR National Registration Exam
  • Placing 3rd in 21-28 Division – Run the Bridge 5K (2017)
  • 2007 NJ Senior Little League Softball State Champion (Nationally Ranked Team)

HOBBIES

  • Hiking
  • Cooking
  • Wood Burning
  • Traveling
  • Food Bank Volunteer

  • Ages: 13 years old and up
  • Sessions: Contact Brooke for a FREE orientation, or for more information on pricing and session structure


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brooke Wiseman, Certified Personal Trainer

brookewiseman1@gmail.com

856 981 0800

Splash Bash



A Y classic with a new twist! This program offers lots of excitement for kids and a night to relax for hardworking parents. The night combines fun and games in the pool and entertainment in the gym area. Participants also will receive a snack.

REGISTRATION CLOSES AT NOON ON THE DAY OF THE PROGRAM.

  • Ages: Children in grades K-5
  • Member Fee: $7
  • Non-Member Fee: $10
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: Friday, April 12, 2019
  • Schedule: 6:30-7:45pm


NERF® Games



This addition to our Friday Night Fun programming lineup has been a huge hit! NERF® Games participants will be separated into teams and will “battle” each other with dart guns. A course will be created in the basketball court using cardboard boxes and other safe materials as obstacles for cover. While the program is targeted to kids, we would love to have parents join in the fun. Participants should wear comfortable athletic clothing and sneakers. All equipment will be provided.​

REGISTRATION CLOSES AT NOON ON THE DAY OF THE PROGRAM.

  • Ages: 8-14 years old (Parents are welcome to play with their kids)
  • Member Fee: $6 / session
  • Non-Member Fee: $9 / session
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Gym
  • Sessions: Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Schedule: 6:30-7:45pm


Summer Sizzle Kids’ Fitness Camp



Summer Sizzle is a free, community-focused fitness program run over the summer to help area kids Hop the Gap between school sessions. The program will be a combination of fitness-related classes (yoga, Zumba®, Y Fit) exercise testing, nutrition counseling and fun, active games. The program will teach youth about exercise and getting out and being active not only during the summer, but all year round. We will have session dates where kids will meet at the Y and be supervised, but also exercise-related homework that will be done on the “off” days. This is an education class on how to stay active and have fun at the same time, while showing a healthy alternative to sitting indoors.​

Thank you to Belco Community Credit Union for being the title sponsor of Summer Sizzle Kids' Fitness Camp and the Rotary Club of Carlisle for being a supporting sponsor!

  • Ages: 11-15 years old
  • Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Non-Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: June 10 - August 2, 2019
  • Schedule: Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays from 10-11:30am


Gym ‘N Swim



Let us take care of your child for 90 minutes while you get in a good workout or have time to run errands. Children will participate in organized, age-appropriate games and activities followed by a 30-minute swim lesson taught by our qualified staff. You won't want your child to miss out on this fun class! Participants must wear their bathing suits to class. If your child does not want to participate in the gym portion, he / she may sign up and just attend the swimming part of class.

  • Ages: 3 years old through kindergarten
  • Member Fee: $45
  • Non-Member Fee: $75
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: MON - April 15 - May 20 | WED - April 17 - May 22 | THURS - April 18 - May 23
  • Schedule: Mondays: 9:15-10:45am | Wednesdays: 1-2:30pm | Thursdays: 10-11:30am


Annual Campaign



At the Y no child, family or adult is turned away for membership or program participation. We recognize that for communities to succeed, everyone must be given the opportunity to be healthy, confident, connected and secure. We can't do this alone!

Last year financial assistance was provided to 1,216 people
totaling $234,947. This is made possible through donations to our Annual Campaign and the support of the United Way of Carlisle and Cumberland County. Scholarships are not funded through membership fees, which makes the success of our Annual Campaign vital to our community-strengthening efforts.

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to the campaign in 2018. We raised $74,960 to support our mission. Volunteers will be contacting you this spring and we hope you will consider a generous donation to the 2019 campaign. Please contact Cate Mellen if you still would like to donate or help with the campaign.

In partnership with the Y, you can feel confident your contribution is making a meaningful and lasting impact and to move people forward.

We are very pleased to have M&T Bank as our 2018 Annual Campaign Community Partner. M&T Bank has generously donated $15,000 to the Annual Campaign. In addition to the monetary donation, members of the bank’s management team volunteered their time to help raise campaign funds. Their generous donation will help subsidize youth programs and provide membership and program scholarships to those in need. Thank you!

CLICK THE "REGISTER" BUTTON BELOW TO MAKE A DONATION TODAY!



Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Cate Mellen, Development Director & Board Liaison

cmellen@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 203

Healthy Family Home Series



Every family can be a healthy family. By focusing your family’s efforts to live healthier around the Y’s pillars of a healthy family home and taking small steps using the information, tools and activities we provide, your family will soon be feeling stronger and living healthier.

Healthy Family Home is a national Y initiative that promotes healthy living supported by the following pillars:

  • Eat Healthy
  • Play Every Day
  • Get Together
  • Go Outside
  • Sleep Well

During 2019, the Y will offer various events are targeted to increase awareness and opportunities for these pillars of health.​ Many of the activities will be free for Y members and non-members. Other programs will require both a Y member and non-member program fee to participate. Every activity will be fun for the whole family and will focus on one of the pillars listed above. Click the button below to see the latest schedule of events.

Thank you to The Tuckey Companies for being the sponsor of our 2019 Healthy Family Home Series!

  • Ages: Area families
  • Member Fee: Most activities are free, but some require a Y member program fee
  • Non-Member Fee: Most activities are free, but some require a non-member program fee


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Michelle Bell, Marketing Director

mbell@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 220

Wet ‘N Wild Egg Hunt In the Pool



BACK THIS YEAR! We are breaking the hunt into sessions - 12-12:30pm, 12:30-1pm and 1-1:30pm. Each session is limited to 50 children.

Bring your children to the Carlisle Family YMCA pool for a wet ‘n wild time collecting plastic eggs. Parents of children 6 years old and under must be in the pool with their children. We will provide extra staff on deck and in the pool. In addition, we will keep the pool open for recreational swim until 2pm for all participants and their family members to enjoy. All participants should wear a bathing suit and bring a towel and a container for the eggs they collect. Goggles are optional. No water wings are permitted.

Thank you to The Tuckey Companies for sponsoring this event as part of the 2019 Healthy Family Home Series.

  • Ages: Members and Non-Members (participants age 6 and under must have a parent in the water with them)
  • Member Fee: FREE!!!
  • Non-Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
  • Sessions: Saturday, April 13, 2019
  • Schedule: Three sessions from 12-1:30pm - followed by free swim until 2pm


Camp Thompson Summer Internships



Camp Kitchen Staff

Do you want to work in the culinary field, or learn more about ordering and preparing food for large groups? Camp Thompson is looking for kitchen help in several different capacities over the summer:

  • Line/Prep Cook
  • Food Safety and Sanitation

Camp Nurse

Don't put your bandages and stethoscope away yet! Being a summer camp nurse is a great internship to practice for those upcoming clinicals and get hands-on experience in a fun, outdoorsy setting. First Aid and CPR/AED certification required.

Click the "Apply Now" button below or contact Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director, for more information.

  • Location: Camp Thompson


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Camp Thompson Open House



​Never been to Camp Thompson? Cabins will be open and summer staff will be there to greet you and answer any questions. This is the perfect chance to meet some staff, see the facility and activities available at camp, including the Alpine Tower, archery, creek and much more!

  • Ages: Families of potential campers or anyone who wants to check out everything available at Camp Thompson
  • Location: Camp Thompson
  • Sessions: Sunday, May 12, 2019
  • Schedule: 11am-1pm


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Youth Adventure Day Camp



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

YADC is designed to provide peace of mind to working parents while giving kids a chance to have a fun summer. YADC campers spend the majority of their time at the Y, enjoying the fun-filled benefits of the Y facility, pool and grounds. The campers also walk to local parks, Bosler Memorial Library and other local attractions. Each week will have fun-filled themes and activities, as well as a field trip. Small groups are led by a counselor, and the groups are constantly rotating through sessions and group games including:

Arts & Crafts | Swimming | Cooking | Large Group Games Dance & Drama | Reading & Math | And Much More!

Our weekly service projects are aimed at teaching the kids morals and life skills to help them develop into purposeful young adults.

Photo ID required at pickup.

Grandparents Day is Friday, August 2.

BACK THIS YEAR

  • A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.
  • Early drop-off is available from 7-8am for an extra $5 / day.
  • Late pick-up is available from 4:30-5:30pm for an extra $5 / day.

PLEASE NOTE: IF YOUR CHILD HAS A PERSONAL CARE AIDE OR TSS AT SCHOOL, HE/SHE ALSO MUST HAVE AN AIDE OR TSS AT SUMMER DAY CAMP.

Printing 2018 Camp Receipts

Our camp registration system allows parents to print all camp receipts. Below are easy to follow steps for printing your receipt.

  • Ages: 5-8 years old
  • Member Fee: $118 / week
  • Non-Member Fee: $152 / week
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: 9 weeks of camp June 3 - Aug. 9, 2019 (no camp July 1-5 due to Camp Thompson Day Camp and no day camp on July 4)
  • Schedule: Drop off: 8-8:30am; Pick up: 4-4:30pm


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

New Frontiers Day Camp



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

Day campers will travel from the Y each day by bus to our 100-acre Y’s Men and Women’s Club farm, located about 10 minutes from the Y. The natural beauty of this site is a perfect location to explore environmental and outdoor education and activities. This year we will be rotating between three themes:

Weeks 1, 4, 8 – “Things That Fly,” including archery arrows, sling shots, fishing rods, NERF® guns, catapults, arts & crafts and more

Weeks 2, 6, 9 – “Creek, Pond, Lake,” including activities around the water, canoeing, kayaking, rock panning, creek walks, frog races and more

Weeks 3, 7, 10 – “Outdoor Living Skills, Recreational Activities and Lawn Games,” including biking, scavenger hunts, zorb soccer, inflatable and more.

Photo ID required at pickup.

BACK THIS YEAR

  • A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.
  • Early drop-off is available from 7-8am for an extra $5 / day.
  • Late pick-up is available from 4:30-5:30pm for an extra $5 / day.

PLEASE NOTE: IF YOUR CHILD HAS A PERSONAL CARE AIDE OR TSS AT SCHOOL, HE/SHE ALSO MUST HAVE AN AIDE OR TSS AT SUMMER DAY CAMP.

Printing 2018 Camp Receipts

Our camp registration system allows parents to print all camp receipts. Below are easy to follow steps for printing your receipt.

  • Ages: 9-12 years old
  • Member Fee: $147 / week
  • Non-Member Fee: $182 / week
  • Location: New Frontiers Day Camp
  • Sessions: 9 weeks of camp June 3 - Aug. 9, 2019 (no camp July 1-5 due to Camp Thompson Day Camp and no day camp July 4)
  • Schedule: Drop off: 8-8:30am; Pick up: 4-4:30pm


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Camp Thompson Day Camp



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

If your day camper is looking for a little adventure this summer, we invite you to Camp Thompson for a one-of-a-kind, once-a-summer day camp experience! Camp Thompson has been a Y camping tradition for almost a century and is located between Laurel and Fuller lakes along the historic Appalachian Trail. Our facilities include a modern bath house, a wellness center with an on-site health care provider, dining hall, pavilion, volleyball court, two high ropes courses, paint ball course and much more. With all this and more, Camp Thompson is the perfect place for your camper to make new friends and explore all that Y camping has to offer. Join us for one special week of day camp at Camp Thompson! This camp fills very quickly! Campers will enjoy all of these activities and more: arts & crafts, swimming, low ropes initiative park, outdoor living skills, sports, tubing, canoeing, nature, archery and large group games. Parents must present a valid photo ID every day at pick up.

BACK THIS YEAR

  • A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.
  • Early drop-off is available from 7-8am for an extra $5 / day.
  • Late pick-up is available from 4:30-5:30pm for an extra $5 / day.

Printing 2018 Camp Receipts

Our camp registration system allows parents to print all camp receipts. Below are easy to follow steps for printing your receipt.

  • Ages: 5-13 years old
  • Member Fee: $147
  • Non-Member Fee: $182
  • Location: Camp Thompson
  • Sessions: July 1-5, 2019 (no camp on July 4)
  • Schedule: Drop off: 8-8:30am; Pick up: 4-4:30pm


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Camp Thompson After Dark



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

​Camp Thompson After Dark is designed for our day campers to experience Camp Thompson Resident Camp for one special night! The unique overnight experience will give campers a chance to venture out and try new things at Camp Thompson after dark! Campers will have the chance to participate in many fun and engaging activities that are a part of Camp Thompson Resident Camp programming, like s’mores, Color Wars, polar bearing, Key Log rolling and much more! Pack your bag and get ready for some fun with Camp Thompson After Dark! Space is limited for this program so register early! Campers will be dropped off and picked up at the Carlisle Family YMCA within normal Camp Thompson Day Camp hours.

*This program is only for campers enrolled in Camp Thompson Day Camp.

BACK THIS YEAR

  • A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.
  • Early drop-off is available from 7-8am for an extra $5 / day.
  • Late pick-up is available from 4:30-5:30pm for an extra $5 / day.

  • Ages: 5-13 years old
  • Member Fee: additional $30
  • Non-Member Fee: additional $30
  • Location: Camp Thompson
  • Sessions: July 2-3, 2019
  • Schedule: Drop off 8-8:30am; Pick up 4-4:30pm


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Camp Thompson Resident Camp



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

The Camp Thompson program is an authentic 7-day resident camp experience with almost a century of tradition. Each week campers will live in a cabin with their peers to enjoy their summer camp adventure. During their stay your camper will get the chance to experience each activity* listed below while also competing in Color Wars, taking a run on the zip line* or just enjoying some cabin time at the lake with their new friends. Our programs are built on diversity, innovation and creativity to ensure that each week is a new adventure for both new and returning campers. So come make a memory with us this summer!

2019 Camp Dates

  • July 7 - 13
  • July 14 - 20
  • July 21 - 27
  • July 28 - August 3

Camp Thompson Activities*

Archery Tag, Blow Dart Guns, Paddleboards, Key Log, Arts & Crafts, Low Ropes Initiative Park, Swimming, Outdoor Living Skills, Sling Shots, Hiking, Canoeing, Nature, Archery, Large Group Games, Alpine Tower (age 9+), Tubing, Guitar, Kayaking, Mountain Boarding, Paint Ball, Color Wars, Overnights, Canopy Tour, And Much More!

*Some activities are age restricted.

BACK THIS YEAR: A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.

Printing 2018 Camp Receipts

Our camp registration system allows parents to print all camp receipts. Below are easy to follow steps for printing your receipt.

  • Ages: 7-14 years old
  • Member Fee: $309 / week
  • Non-Member Fee: $359 / week
  • Location: Camp Thompson - 800 Pine Grove Road, Gardners
  • Sessions: See dates above
  • Schedule: Drop off: 3-4pm on Sunday; Pick up: before 9am on Saturday


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

My First Overnight



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

My First Overnight is an exciting opportunity for parents who have an adventurous 5- to 8-year-old camper. This camp experience is geared towards helping our younger campers make the transition from day camps to resident camps. During the three-day camp experience there will be two staff available at all times for each group. The program will be focused on making the campers as comfortable and confident as possible while providing fun and interactive games and activities. During the week we will be taking the campers on a fun-filled tour of all Camp Thompson has to offer for their age group. Campers/Parents are encouraged to make phone calls to camp during their stay and visits are always welcome, with a call ahead.

A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.

Printing 2018 Camp Receipts

Our camp registration system allows parents to print all camp receipts. Below are easy to follow steps for printing your receipt.

  • Ages: 5-8 years old
  • Member Fee: $125
  • Non-Member Fee: $150
  • Location: Camp Thompson - 800 Pine Grove Road, Gardners
  • Sessions: June 10-12, 2019
  • Schedule: Monday Drop off: 8-9am; Wednesday Pick up: 2-3pm


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Leadership in Training



CHECK OUT OUR NEW CAMP WEBSITE!

L.I.T. is an exciting and challenging program geared toward building the participants’ leadership skills while still in a supervised and structured environment. During the program participants will develop the following leadership components: time management, leading organized activities, service learning, public speaking and listening. These valuable tools are beneficial in more than the camp community; they will be useful in life as well. Working in small groups, teens will participate in team initiatives, leadership workshops, service projects and all camp activities. As part of the course participants will create, plan and implement a 2- to 3-day back-packing trip for themselves at the end of the their course. This is a 2-week residential program and campers are expected to remain at camp over the first weekend.

BACK THIS YEAR: A one-time family fee of $30 will be charged at the time of registration.

Printing 2018 Camp Receipts

Our camp registration system allows parents to print all camp receipts. Below are easy to follow steps for printing your receipt.

  • Ages: 14-15 years old
  • Member Fee: $426
  • Non-Member Fee: $497
  • Location: Camp Thompson - 800 Pine Grove Road, Gardners
  • Sessions: July 7-20, 2019


If already registered, click on the box below to make a payment, change your e-mail or print a statement.

Customer Login

Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 208

Noon-Time Hoops



​Do you like to play full-court basketball? We set aside time for our adult members age 19 and up to enjoy playing over the lunch hour. Join other Y members and relieve some stress while having fun! We do not allow guests during Noon-Time Hoops.

  • Ages: Members 19 years old and older (NO GUESTS ALLOWED)
  • Member Fee: FREE!!
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday from 11:45am-2pm


Personal Training / Orientation with Lindsey Bradshaw



SCHEDULE AN ORIENTATION WITH LINDSEY

Education

  • Master of Science in Exercise Science, Nutrition and Eating Behavior – The George Washington University
  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science – Shippensburg University

Certifications

  • Certified Instructor of First Aid, CPR and AED – American Red Cross
  • Certified Instructor of Wilderness and Remote First Aid – American Red Cross
  • Certified Instructor of Blood Born Pathogens training – American Red Cross
  • Certified Youth Sports Administrator – National Alliance of Youth Sports

Experience

  • 10 years personal training
  • Professor of Exercise Science and Physical Education – Harrisburg Area Community College
  1. Anatomy and Physiology
  2. Exercise Science
  3. General Fitness and Wellness Class
  4. Prep course for A.C.S.M Certified Personal Trainer Course

Areas of Focus

  • Weight loss
  • Functional training
  • High-intensity training
  • Nutrition

Personal Achievements

  • Traveled to 14 countries
  • Earned an award for Research Achievement from Shippensburg University, and was published in "Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport."
  • Received a "Coin of Excellence" from Major General Anthony Cuculo for work in health in fitness for the U.S. Army

Hobbies

  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Travel
  • Attempting to play something that resembles golf
  • Spending time with my dog, Teagan

  • Ages: 13 years old and up
  • Sessions: Contact Lindsey for a FREE orientation, or for more information on pricing and session structure


World Service Campaign



​In many communities around the world, the Y is the only place where a child can access a library, a teen can learn about HIV / AIDS prevention or a family can break the cycle of poverty because of a Y job training program. Every day, Ys in 119 countries help more than 45 million people reach their full potential for a better future.

Each year, the Y’s World Service Campaign directly impacts more than a million people worldwide by funding programs focused in six areas: Strengthening YMCA Movements; Health Education; Youth Leadership and Service-Learning; Employment and Vocational Training; Recreation, Camping and the Arts; and Education and Technology.

Because Ys focus on the most critical issues impacting their communities and at least 85 cents of every dollar contributed to the World Service Campaign directly supports Y initiatives, your gift will help to change lives.

For more information on World Service or to make a contribution, please visit www.ymca.net/world-service or call 800 872 9622.



Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

800 872 9622

MORE Foundation Group Used Shoe Collection



​The MORE Foundation Group provides used athletic shoes to vendors in developing nations. With the proceeds MORE sends millions of tree seeds and training to Ys overseas, who plant the trees that provide them with food, fuel, fiber and income. Each pair can send 10 seeds to a Y overseas.

Drop your gently used running and soccer shoes (adult sizes 6-11 only) in the collection box in the lobby.

Be a part of this local action with a global reach!



Lap / Rec Swimming Pool Schedule



​Lap swimming is a great alternative to your regular workout! Lap lanes are always available for our members! We just ask that you share a lane when necessary. The number of lap lanes designated may be subject to change depending upon demand and other activity in the pool. This is at the discretion of the lifeguards and instructors on duty. Recreational swimmers will not be permitted to swim during non-designated rec swim hours due to other activities in the pool. Lap lanes may not be used for recreational swimming.

  • Schedule: See pool schedule below


TRX Suspension Training®



​Are you a certified TRX instructor or are you interested in getting certified? We are looking to add a few TRX instructors to our staff and might be able to help with course costs. Contact Jay Cattron for more information.

We are very excited to offer TRX Suspension Training classes in our Functional Fitness Center!

WHAT IS TRX SUSPENSION TRAINING®?

Born in the Navy SEALs, TRX Suspension Training® develops strength, balance, flexibility and core stability simultaneously. Class size is limited to 9 people.

BENEFITS OF TRX® SUSPENSION TRAINING

  • Your body is your machine – no weights or machines needed!
  • Simultaneously develop strength, balance flexibility and core stability so you can get a total body workout in a fraction of the time of traditional strength training methods.
  • Instantly modify resistance by adjusting your body position.
  • ALL CORE, ALL THE TIME!
  • Limitless variation in movement angle and planes of motion for virtually all exercises allows you to train like you live.
  • Excellent for all fitness levels – beginner to elite athletes. Every exercise can be altered to be easier or more challenging.
  • Improves muscular imbalances to help avoid training injuries.
  • Low-impact exercise gives your joints a rest.
  • Combines cardio and strength training.
  • Perform the exercises at a rapid pace to build your anaerobic endurance, or slow it down and control the movements to build your aerobic endurance.
  • It’s fun! TRX® is a great way to shake up your training routine. Substitute 1-2 workouts a week in place of your regular strength training workouts helps ensure your body will constantly be challenged.

HOW DO I SIGN UP?

Members ages 13 and over who wish to sign up for the Unlimited Monthly Package to get the most bang for their buck should stop by the Welcome Center to have the $24 / month / person fee electronically deducted along with their monthly membership fee. This fee will not be prorated, so register early in the month to take full advantage of this deal.

If your schedule won’t allow you to take advantage of the extreme value of the monthly package, members ages 13 and over can choose to pay per class. The $8 / class Drop-In Fee will be charged when you register for each class.

Click here for more detailed information on signing up for the Unlimited Monthly Package, registering for classes, rules and everything else you need to know about our Functional Fitness Center or download the FFC Handbook below.

  • Ages: 13 years old and up
  • Member Fee: UNLIMITED = $24 / month / member | DROP-IN = $8 / class
  • Location: Functional Fitness Center
  • Schedule: See schedule below


Healthy Kids Day®



We are hosting YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, an annual, national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families. When a child is healthy, happy, motivated and excited, amazing things are bound to happen. Healthy Kids Day is a powerful reminder not to let children idle away their summer days but instead, focus on physical and mental play.

The participating agencies listed below will provide information and activities for kids and their families. We also will have our inflatables up and running as well as other outdoor games. And you won’t want to miss the anti-bullying presentation by local author Kristen LaBuda at 10:30am or the MOVE IT juggling demonstration by Jeff Jehrio at 12:30pm. And don't forget the free food from South Side Deli!

Participating agencies include:

  • American Trauma Society - Bike Helmet Fittings (bring your own or buy one for $10)
  • Axio
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region
  • Bosler Memorial Library
  • Carlisle Arts Learning Center
  • Carlisle Family YMCA Summer Camps
  • Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office - Free Child IDs
  • doTerra
  • Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania
  • Good Sports Club (books on sale for $10 each)
  • Metzger Wickersham
  • Penn State Extension Master Gardeners
  • Pennsylvania State Police
  • Primerica Financial
  • Project SHARE
  • Strouse Entertainment
  • Success by 6
  • UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle

Healthy Kids Day® is just one more way the Y works to strengthen community!

Healthy Kids Day is sponsored by The Tuckey Companies as part of our 2019 Healthy Family Home Series.

  • Ages: All area families
  • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
  • Sessions: Saturday, April 27, 2019
  • Schedule: 10am-2pm


Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

Michelle Bell, Marketing Director

mbell@carlislefamilyymca.org

717 243 2525 ext 220

Personal Training / Orientation with Lena Hershey



SCHEDULE AN ORIENTATION WITH LENA

Education

  • Master’s Degree in Translation and Linguistics
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) – Certified Personal Trainer
  • Om My Yoga Academy – 300 hour Yoga Teacher Training Program (currently in process)
  • Om My Yoga Academy - 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Program

Certifications

  • Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200)
  • TRX® Qualified - Suspension Training Course (L1)
  • Certified Spinning® Instructor - Madd Dog Athletics
  • Pilates Reformer Instructor - The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles
  • American Heart Association – CPR/AED

Experience

  • Om My Yoga assistant studio manager, Pilates Reformer and Yoga instructor
  • Fitness Instructor at the Carlisle Family YMCA since 2014 (Cycling, TRX® and Yoga)

Areas of Focus

  • Weight Loss / Toning
  • Functional Training
  • Strength Training
  • Flexibility and Balance Training

Personal Achievements

  • Ran multiple 5K road races
  • Author and blogger, featured in multiple online fitness industry publications
  • Active member of the community

Hobbies

  • Reading
  • Football
  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • Music
            • Ages: 13 years old and up
            • Sessions: Contact Lena for a free orientation or for more information on pricing and session structure.


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Lena Hershey, Certified Personal Trainer

            lena.hershey@yahoo.com

            717 440 1722

            Functional Fitness Center Youth Opportunities



            Youth Fitness classes are cancelled until we can hire a new instructor. We apologize for any inconvenience.

            • ​Youth ages 7-14 can take FREE Youth Fitness classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5-6:30pm. This time is for members only and is specifically tailored for youth. It includes structured classes as well as group play time.
            • Youth between the ages of 7-12 can use the FFC during free time as long as they are accompanied by their parent or guardian.
            • Youth between the ages of 7-12 who are not accompanied by a parent or guardian during free timewill be asked to leave.
            • Members ages 13 and over can use the FFC during free time or take fee-based, small group classes. We offer TRX Suspension Training® classes. Classes are $8 each for you can sign up for the Monthly Unlimited Package for $24 / month / person and take as many classes as you want each month. (NOTE: It is highly recommended not to take more than 2 TRX® classes per week, and to allow 1-2 days of rest between classes.)
            • The FFC is available for members ages 13 and over for FREE when classes are not in session. We recommend that teens ages 13-18 attend an orientation prior to free time use. You can do that by coming to a class or just stopping by the FFC on Mondays or Wednesdays between 5-6:30pm.

            HOW DO I PAY FOR CLASSES?

            • Members ages 13 and over who wish to sign up for the Unlimited Monthly Package to get the most bang for their buck should stop by the Welcome Center to have the $24 / month / person fee electronically deducted along with their monthly membership fee. This fee will not be prorated, so register early in the month to take full advantage of this deal.
            • Members ages 13 and over also can choose to pay per class. The $8 / class Drop-In Fee will be charged when you register for each class (see below).
            • All Youth Fitness classes are FREE for ages 7-14.

            HOW DO I REGISTER FOR CLASSES?

            NOTE: Whether you have paid for "unlimited" access to our TRX® classes or just want to try out a class, you MUST register in advance as class size is limited.

            • Registration for every class opens 2 weeks in advance. Online registration closes at 11:59pm the day before the class is scheduled. To sign up for a class on the same day, you must register at the Welcome Center.
            • To register online, go to the calendar on our website to see the classes offered each day. Click on the class you would like to attend. Click the "Register Now" link to be taken to our online registration site. Or you can click the blue "Register Now" button below to see a full listing of classes open for registration. Check the box(es) for the day and time(s) of the class(es) you want to attend and click the gray "Register" button. This will take you to the login screen where you will see three rectangles:
            • If you already have registered for programs using our online system, just enter your e-mail address and password in the first rectangle.
            • If you are a current member but haven't set up your online account, select the second triangle to enable your online account. You can use your online account to register for classes, programs and events.
            • The third rectangle is for non-members and since the Functional Fitness Center is only for Carlisle Family YMCA members, you can disregard this rectangle.
            • Once signed in, follow the on-screen prompts to complete your registration for the class(es). You will be asked if you already have paid for the Unlimited Monthly Package or will be paying the Drop-In Fee. Only check the box for "Unlimited Monthly Package" if you have paid for this service. If you have not, check the "Drop-In Fee" box and the $8 will be charged.

            HOW DO I CANCEL IF I AM UNABLE TO ATTEND A CLASS?

            • You MUST contact us to let us know if you will not be able to attend a class for which you registered. Call Physical Director Jay Cattron at 243-2525 ext 230 or e-mail jcattron@carlislefamilyymca.org to cancel.
            • If you paid the Drop-In Fee, you must contact us at least 24 hours in advance to receive a 75% refund. If you cancel less than 24 hours before the class - or do not show up - no refunds or credits will be given.
            • If you have the Monthly Unlimited Package, you still need to let us know if you will not be able to attend a class for which you have registered. After three no-shows, your Unlimited Monthly Package will be canceled and you will have to pay the Drop-In Fee for future classes.

            HOW DO I CANCEL MY MONTHLY UNLIMITED PACKAGE?

            • Stop by the Welcome Center by the last day of the month to avoid being charged for the following month.

            FFC RULES

            To protect your member experience and our investment, we ask that you please abide by the following rules:

            1. THIS ROOM IS A MEMBER BENEFIT SO NO GUEST ARE ALLOWED
            2. Age of use:

              -Members ages 13 and over can use during free time or take fee-based classes

              -Youth members ages 7-14 can use during designated youth times only

              -We recommend teens ages 13-18 attend an orientation prior to free time use

            3. All members must sign in during free time and before classes
            4. No bags of any kind allowed
            5. No jackets or coats allowed
            6. No food allowed
            7. Only plastic, capped bottles of water or sports drinks allowed
            8. Proper gym attire required:

              -Athletic shoes only - not sandals, boots, etc.

              -Everyone must wear a shirt at all times

              -No jeans

            9. Clean and re-rack all equipment used during free time or after classes
            10. No phone calls allowed - please step outside to take a call
            11. Absolutely no swearing or inappropriate language
            12. Do not remove equipment from the FFC
            13. Do not bring in equipment from the Adult Fitness Center or your home

            • Ages: 7-18 years old
            • Member Fee: see above
            • Location: Functional Fitness Center
            • Schedule: See schedule below


            Youth Fitness Classes



            Youth Fitness is cancelled until we can hire a new instructor. We apologize for any inconvenience.

            We are super excited about our Functional Fitness Center and the added value is brings to your already valuable Y youth membership!

            Youth ages 7-14 can take FREE Youth Fitness classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5-6:30pm. This time is for members only and is specifically tailored for youth. Functional training can be adapted to any age or ability, so Youth Fitness classes mimic our adult Y-Fit classes.

            • Ages: 7-14 years old
            • Member Fee: FREE!!!
            • Location: Functional Fitness Center
            • Sessions: Mondays / Wednesdays from 5-6:30pm


            Functional Fitness Center



            We are super excited about our Functional Fitness Center and the added value is brings to your already valuable Y membership! Here's what you need to know about the new space:

            WHO CAN USE IT?

            • The FFC is only for Carlisle Family YMCA members. NO GUESTS ALLOWED!
            • Members ages 13 and over can use the FFC during free time or take fee-based, small group classes.
            • Youth members ages 7-12 can use the FFC while under constant parent supervision.
            • Youth ages 7-14 can use the FFC during designated youth times for FREE!

            HOW IS IT USED?

            • Small group classes are offered at a variety of times for members ages 13 and over for a small fee.
            • Youth programming is offered, which includes structured classes as well as group play time.
            • The FFC is available for members ages 13 and over for FREE when classes are not in session.

            WHAT KINDS OF CLASSES ARE OFFERED?

            • TRX SUSPENSION TRAINING - Born in the Navy SEALs, TRX Suspension Training develops strength, balance, flexibility and core stability simultaneously. Class size is limited to 9 people.
            • YOUTH FITNESS - Functional training can be adapted to any age or ability, so we will be offering classes tailored specifically for ages 7-14 that will include a blend of functional fitness style exercises.

            NOTE: Although a short warm-up will be incorporated into classes, we recommend that you warm up 10-15 minutes prior to every class.

            HOW MUCH WILL CLASSES COST?

            • UNLIMITED MONTHLY PACKAGE = $24 / month / person - Members ages 13 and over can sign up to have this additional fee electronically deducted along with their monthly membership fee and then take as many classes as they would like. (NOTE: It is highly recommended not to take more than 2 TRX classes per week, and to allow 1-2 days of rest between classes.)
            • DROP-IN RATE = $8 / class - If your schedule won't allow you to take advantage of the extreme value of the monthly package, members ages 13 and over can choose to pay per class.

            DO I NEED AN ORIENTATION BEFORE I CAN USE IT ON MY OWN?

            • We recommend that teens ages 13-18 attend an orientation prior to free time use. You can do that by coming to a class or just stopping by the FFC on Mondays or Wednesdays between 4:30-5pm.
            • If you are over the age of 18, we are not requiring you to have an orientation, but we are happy to show you around if you are interested. The best way to get an introduction to TRX Suspension Training is to sign up for a class. Or you can make an appointment with one of our fitness specialists. Just stop by the Welcome Center and ask to schedule an appointment.
            • We hold orientations for our youth members ages 7-14 during the youth programming block. You do not need to sign up in advance.

            HOW DO I PAY FOR CLASSES?

            • Members ages 13 and over who wish to sign up for the Unlimited Monthly Package to get the most bang for their buck should stop by the Welcome Center to have the $24 / month / person fee electronically deducted along with their monthly membership fee. This fee will not be prorated, so register early in the month to take full advantage of this deal.
            • Members ages 13 and over also can choose to pay per class. The $8 / class Drop-In Fee will be charged when you register for each class (see below).
            • All Youth Fitness classes are FREE for ages 7-14.

            HOW DO I REGISTER FOR CLASSES?

            NOTE: Whether you have paid for "unlimited" access to our classes or just want to try out a class, you MUST register in advance as class size is limited.

            • Registration for every class opens 2 weeks in advance and remains open through the start of class, if space allows.
            • To register online, go to the calendar on our website to see the classes offered each day. Click on the class you would like to attend. Click the "Register Now" link to be taken to our online registration site. Or you can click the blue "Register Now" button below to see a full listing of classes open for registration. Check the box(es) for the day and time(s) of the class(es) you want to attend and click the gray "Register" button. This will take you to the login screen where you will see three rectangles:
            • If you already have registered for programs using our online system, just enter your e-mail address and password in the first rectangle.
            • If you are a current member but haven't set up your online account, select the second triangle to enable your online account. You can use your online account to register for classes, programs and events.
            • The third rectangle is for non-members and since the Functional Fitness Center is only for Carlisle Family YMCA members, you can disregard this rectangle.

            • Once signed in, follow the on-screen prompts to complete your registration for the class(es). You will be asked if you already have paid for the Unlimited Monthly Package or will be paying the Drop-In Fee. Only check the box for "Unlimited Monthly Package" if you have paid for this service. If you have not, check the "Drop-In Fee" box and the $8 will be charged.

            HOW DO I CANCEL IF I AM UNABLE TO ATTEND A CLASS?

            • You MUST contact us to let us know if you will not be able to attend a class for which you registered. Call Physical Director Jay Cattron at 243-2525 ext 230 or e-mail jcattron@carlislefamilyymca.org to cancel.
            • If you paid the Drop-In Fee, you must contact us at least 24 hours in advance to receive a 75% refund. If you cancel less than 24 hours before the class - or do not show up - no refunds or credits will be given.
            • If you have the Monthly Unlimited Package, you still need to let us know if you will not be able to attend a class for which you have registered. After three no-shows, your Unlimited Monthly Package will be canceled and you will have to pay the Drop-In Fee for future classes.

            HOW DO I CANCEL MY MONTHLY UNLIMITED PACKAGE?

            • Stop by the Welcome Center by the last day of the month to avoid being charged for the following month.

            FFC RULES

            To protect your member experience and our investment, we ask that you please abide by the following rules:

            1. THIS ROOM IS A MEMBER BENEFIT SO NO GUEST ARE ALLOWED
            2. Age of use:

              -Members ages 13 and over can use during free time or take fee-based classes

              -Youth members ages 7-14 can use during designated youth times only

              -We recommend teens ages 13-18 attend an orientation prior to free time use

            3. All members must sign in during free time and before classes
            4. No bags of any kind allowed
            5. No jackets or coats allowed
            6. No food allowed
            7. Only plastic, capped bottles of water or sports drinks allowed
            8. Proper gym attire required:

              -Athletic shoes only - not sandals, boots, etc.

              -Everyone must wear a shirt at all times

              -No jeans

            9. Clean and re-rack all equipment used during free time or after classes
            10. No phone calls allowed - please step outside to take a call
            11. Absolutely no swearing or inappropriate language
            12. Do not remove equipment from the FFC
            13. Do not bring in equipment from the Adult Fitness Center or your home

            You can download a copy of the FFC Handbook with all of this information and more below.

            • Ages: 13 years and older
            • Member Fee: UNLIMITED = $24 / month / member | DROP-IN = $8 / class
            • Location: Functional Fitness Center
            • Schedule: See schedule below


            faq

            How do I reserve a bike for power cycling classes?

            • Click on the orange “Calendar” button on our website to access the list of classes offered.
            • Find the day and class you want to register for and click on the name of the class. This will take you to a page with a brief description of the class and below that you will see a “Register Now” link. Click that link to be taken directly to the reservation site.
            • The first time you use the site, you will have to set up an account. Your username will be your e-mail address.
            • Once you have created your account you will be taken directly to a page that lists all occurrences of the class you have selected. Click on the one with the date for which you want to reserve a bike. Then click the “Register Now for This Event” button and you are all set!
            • You cannot reserve a spin bike more than 48 hours in advance.

            How do I reserve a racquetball / squash court?

            • To reserve a racquetball or squash court, go to the Reserve Racquetball/Squash Courts page on our website. The search box or the orange “Calendar” button work best.
            • Click the blue “Register” button at the bottom of the page to be taken to our registration site.
            • The first time you use the site, you will have to set up an account. Your username will be your e-mail address.
            • Once in the system, enter the date you want to play and click the button to check availability on all four courts. Just keep scrolling down to see every court’s availability. Open times will be displayed in orange. Unavailable times will be marked in black.
            • Click the time you want to start playing and pick 30 or 60 minutes from the menu. Click “Create Registration” and you are all set!
            • You cannot reserve a racquetball or squash court more than 2 weeks in advance.

            How do I register for a program?

            We have transitioned to all online program registration. You can register for programs in a couple of different ways:

            1. Find the program for which you want to register by using the navigation menu (Youth Development, Healthy Living, Social Responsibility) OR just search for the name of the program in the search bar. If you use quotation marks around your search term, that will help narrow the choices. Once you are on the page for your selected program, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the blue “Register” button. This will take you directly to the program’s registration page in our online program registration system.
            2. If you know the name of the program and would like to go directly to our online program registration site, just click the orange “Programs” button. Enter the name of the program in the search bar to find programs that are open for registration.

            Once on the online registration site, select the program for which you want to register and click the gray “register” button. This will take you to the login screen where you will see three rectangles.

            • If you already have registered for programs using our online system, just enter your e-mail address and password in the first rectangle.
            • If you are a current or past member, or if you have registered for programs in the past, but you haven't set up your online account, select the second rectangle to enable your online account. You can use your online account to register for classes, programs and events.
            • If you've never been a member or enrolled in any of our programs or classes, select the third rectangle to create an online account. You can use your online account to register for classes, programs and events.

            Once signed in, just follow the on-screen prompts to register for programs.

            How do I sign up for a membership?

            You can begin the membership process on our website or by stopping by the Welcome Center at the Y. To start the process on the website, just click on the orange “Join” button View our membership categories and rates by clicking the “View Rates” option on the page. Once you are ready to start the membership process, click on the “Join Now” option. Fill out the form with as much information as possible and hit “Save.” This information will be sent to our Member Service Representatives to enter into our membership system as a starting point for your membership. We will need you to stop by the Y to set up your payment method and take photos to keep on file. When you get to the Y, just let the Member Service Representative working at the Welcome Center know that you registered online.

            Does the Y offer membership and / or program scholarships?

            We believe everyone deserves a Y, so the Carlisle Family YMCA offers financial assistance to individuals and families who might otherwise not be able to afford membership or program fees. Ask a staff member about our Financial Assistance program. It’s easy to apply and the Y does everything it can to make the Y a place for all.

            How do I donate?

            The Carlisle Family YMCA’s Annual Campaign is our largest fund-raising drive. The campaign officially runs each year from March to May, but donations are accepted all year long. You can donate in one of two ways:

            • Go to our website and click the orange “Donate” button. Then click the “Donate Money” option on the page. This will take you directly to our online donation site. Follow the on-screen prompts to make a donation.
            • If you would prefer to write a check, you can make it payable to “Carlisle Family YMCA” and either drop it off or mail it to the Y at Carlisle Family YMCA, 311 S. West St., Carlisle, PA 17013. Please just mark it to the attention of Cate Mellen.


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Child Care Center



            Our child care center is designed for your peace of mind. We promote the emotional growth of your child in an environment that is educationally stimulating. Our activities are constructed around the Y core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility to assist in building a positive and strong foundation within your child. Relationship building, problem solving, development of positive communication pathways, turn taking and sharing are all a part of our foundational structure. We are strong proponents of early literacy and creativity to prepare your child both for school and life experiences. Our Child Care Center is a Keystone Star 4 Level center. 

            Children in our Child Care Center enjoy:

            • Gym time (older toddlers through preschool)
            • Swim lessons (preschool)
            • Enrollment includes a family membership to the Carlisle Family YMCA
            • Full-time enrollment is required and is open to the public

            Tuition Rates

            • Infant (6 weeks to 18 months*) - $211 / week
            • Young Toddler (12 months to 24 months) - $196.50 / week
            • Older Toddler (2 years to 3 years) - $190.50 / week
            • Preschool (3 years to 5 years) - $180 / week

            Financial assistance is available through funding from United Way and we accept CCIS funding.

            *Infants must be steadily walking to transition to the young toddler age group. Infants may transition as early as 12 months or as late as 18 months.

            • Ages: 6 weeks to 5 years
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
            • Sessions: 6:30am - 6pm, Monday - Friday
            • Schedule: Offered year round


            Darkness to Light Stewards of Children Trainings



            Associate Executive Director Justin Rose is certified through Darkness to Light to offer Stewards of Children trainings in our local community. D2L’s mission is to empower people to prevent child sexual abuse. D2L programs raise awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse.

            By having a facilitator right here at the Y, we can train our staff and protect our children, while also serving as a community provider to eliminate child sexual abuse in our community. Choose one of the sessions below or groups interested in coordinating their own training should contact Justin.

            The Darkness to Light program supports the Y’s commitment to Youth Development and Social Responsibility.

            This training is mandatory for all Y staff and is offered free of charge. Please RSVP to your director supervisor.

            • Ages: Anyone who works with children
            • Member Fee: $15 / person for partner agencies
            • Non-Member Fee: $20 / person for non-partner agencies
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Y's Men's Room
            • Sessions: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | Wednesday, May 15, 2019
            • Schedule: Starts at 6pm


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Justin Rose, Associate Executive Director

            jrose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 226

            Gym Schedule



            Click on the schedule below to see when the gym is available for rec play.

            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Gym


            New Counselors



            ALL CAMPS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!

            • Ages: 17 years old and up


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

            brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 208

            Returning Counselors



            ALL CAMPS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!



            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

            brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 208

            CAYS Sponsorship



            Field Sponsor$1500/year – have your logo placed on the field sign on one of our travel soccer game fields.  Banner will be displayed every Saturday during games.  Contact Kelly Tyrrell if interested.



            Directions to CAYS Fields

            George B. Stuart Athletic Fields (Rockledge Drive Fields)  1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle, PA 17015

            From Carlisle – Follow 34 South (Hanover Street) towards Mt. Holly.  Turn right on Marsh Drive (Graham Motor Company will be on your right).  Follow Marsh Drive to first stop sign at Rockledge Drive.  Turn left onto Rockledge and proceed about ½ mile to fields on left.  Driveway is marked by large rocks and an entrance sign. 

            From Mt. Holly Springs and South – Follow 34 North and turn left at the light at Old York Road.   Take your first right off of W. Old York Road onto Rockledge Drive.  Proceed several miles to fields on your right.   Driveway is marked by large rocks and an entrance sign. 

            From I-81 North (driving from Chambersburg) – Take the Hanover Street Exit (47) and turn right at the light at the end of the ramp.  Follow directions above “From Carlisle.” 

            From I-81 South (driving from Harrisburg) – Take the 2nd Hanover Street Exit (47A).  Follow directions above “From Carlisle.” 

            From PA Turnpike – Take Exit 226 for Carlisle.  Once through the toll, follow signs for Route 11 North.  Take Route 11N to I-81 South towards Chambersburg.  Follow directions above “From I-81 South”.

            Field Layout



            Reserve Racquetball / Squash Courts



            We have three racquetball courts and one squash court that are available for members to reserve from open to close every day. Members must be 13 or older to use the racquetball courts. You can make 30-minute or 60-minutes reservations, but not more than 2 weeks in advance.

            • Ages: 13 years and older
            • Member Fee: FREE!!
            • Location: Racquetball and Squash Courts


            Counselor in Training (CIT)



            ​The C.I.T. program focuses on leadership, communication, counseling and activity skills necessary to become a counselor. If selected, C.I.T.s may request positions lasting from three to six weeks. This is an unpaid, volunteer program. There is no fee for participation. Applications must be submitted by May 14, 2019 and interviews will be conducted. Applications will be available beginning January 15, 2019. Teens must be age 16 by June 1, 2019 to apply.

            • Ages: 15-16 years old
            • Member Fee: Free!
            • Non-Member Fee: Free!
            • Location: Camp Thompson
            • Sessions: June 3 - August 19, 2019


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

            brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 208

            CYAA Team Site



            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            CYAA Competitive Age Group

            The Carlisle Family YMCA has a competitive swimming program (CYAA) for youth up to age 18. The program includes development and training for all levels from the novice swimmer to the national elite. No tryouts are held, but swimmers must be able to swim one length of the pool (25 yards). The team participates in the YMCA Swim Coaches' Association of Pennsylvania (YSCAP) League and competes in several dual meets as well as optional USA and other YMCA invitational meets. The swim team is divided into three groups: Mini Sharks, Competitive Age Group and High School Age Group. The season runs from October to February. A Y membership (youth, teen or family) is required for all swimmers. The only exception is for high school swimmers who only want to practice and will not compete in any dual or championship meets.

            The competitive age group swim team includes youth ages 9-18 (may include a younger swimmer by invitation from the coach). The season runs from October 8, 2018 - February 2019 for most swimmers and practices are offered 5 days/week. Participants are encouraged to attend a minimum of 3 practices per week. Participants in this group must possess a Y membership (youth, teen or family) that is effective by the first day of practice.

            CLICK HERE TO PAY SWIM MEET FEES

            SWIM TEAM INFORMATION NIGHT - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 AT 7PM

            Parents of swim team participants - both new and experienced - are asked to attend our information meeting.

            • Ages: 9 - 18 (younger by invitation only)
            • Member Fee: $350 (monthly payment plan available)
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
            • Sessions: October 8, 2018 - February 2019
            • Schedule: Oct 8-26: 11-14: 3:30-5pm M-F / 9-10: 4-5pm M-F | Beginning Oct 29: Monday: 9-10: 5-6pm / 11-14: 6:30-8pm / Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday: 11-14: 3:30-5pm / 9-10: 4-5pm / Friday: 9-14: 5-6:15pm


            CYAA High School Age Group

            ​The Carlisle Family YMCA has a competitive swimming program (CYAA) for youth up to age 18. The program includes development and training for all levels from the novice swimmer to the national elite. No tryouts are held, but swimmers must be able to swim one length of the pool (25 yards). The team participates in the YMCA Swim Coaches' Association of Pennsylvania (YSCAP) League and competes in several dual meets as well as optional USA and other YMCA invitational meets. The swim team is divided into three groups: Mini Sharks, Competitive Age Group and High School Age Group. The season runs from October to February. A Y membership (youth, teen or family) is required for all competitive swimmers, except for high school swimmers who just want to practice. Non-members are not able to participate in dual or championship meets.

            CLICK HERE TO PAY SWIM MEET FEES

            SWIM TEAM INFORMATION NIGHT - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 AT 7PM

            Parents of swim team participants - both new and experienced - are asked to attend our information meeting.

            • Ages: Grades 9-12
            • Member Fee: $120
            • Non-Member Fee: $200 (practice only; cannot attend meets)
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
            • Sessions: October 8, 2018 - February 2019
            • Schedule: Monday through Friday from 3:30-5pm


            CAYS Soccer Day Camp



            This program is specifically designed for soccer players who would like to develop their soccer skills. Each day a different tactic and skill will be emphasized to help your soccer player improve his/her game. Participants will complete a variety of drills and enjoy lots of fun games. Every player attending will receive a camp T-shirt. Register by Monday, July 15, 2019.

            COMING SOON: View the brochure below for more details.

            • Ages: 4-12 years old
            • Member Fee: $80
            • Non-Member Fee: $95
            • Location: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields, 1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle
            • Sessions: July 22-25, 2019
            • Schedule: 9:30am-12pm


            CAYS Travel Soccer



            CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR RECENTLY UPDATED CAYS WEBSITE!

            Travel soccer is for kids ages 7-15, and is designed to foster a higher quality of soccer play for those players (and parents) willing to commit to a more dedicated practice schedule, intense training sessions and a higher level a competition. Practices are held twice a week. Half of the teams' games are played in Carlisle and the other half away.

            Tryouts for the fall 2019 season are scheduled for:

            Sunday, April 7, 2019

            • 12-1:30pm - U9 Girls, U9 Boys U10 Girls, U10 Boys & U11 Girls
            • 1:45-3:15pm - U11 Boys, U12 Girls & U12 Boys
            • 3:30-5pm - U13 Girls & U13 Boys

            Monday, April 8, 2019

            • 5:30pm - U11 Boys, U13 Boys & U11 Girls

            Tuesday, April 9, 2019

            • 5:30pm - U9 Boys, U10 Boys, U12 Boys, U9 Girls, U10 Girls, U12 Girls & U13 Girls

            Wednesday, April 10, 2019

            • 5:30pm - U11 Boys and U13 Boys

            Thursday, April 11, 2019

            • 5:30pm - U9 Boys, U10 Boys, U12 Boys, U9 Girls, U10 Girls, U11 Girls, U12 Girls & U13 Girls

            The fundraiser is REQUIRED for all participants and the fee will be collected at the time of registration. This fee can be refunded upon completion of the fundraiser. Additional fees (i.e. uniforms, team training, tournament fees) also could be required.

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            Click the blue buttons below to register or be taken to our team website where you can get more information for the upcoming season.

            • Ages: Boys and girls 7-15 years old
            • Member Fee: U9-U11 = $90* | U12 & up = $105* *prices go up $25 beginning 5/1/2019
            • Non-Member Fee: U9-U11 = $110* | U12 & up = $125* *prices go up $25 beginning 5/1/2019
            • Location: Practices - George B. Stuart Athletics Fields / Games - Various Locations


            CAYS Rec Soccer



            CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR RECENTLY UPDATED CAYS WEBSITE!

            Recreational soccer is designed to introduce beginner players to the game of soccer and teach the basics and fundamental skills of the game. Players are divided equally among the teams based on their skill level, and players will receive equal playing time during games. Coaches and parents are encouraged to focus on player development and improvement throughout the season. Practices will be held one night per week and games will be held mostly on Saturdays.

            The fundraiser is REQUIRED for all participants and the fee will be collected at the time of registration. This fee can be refunded upon completion of the fundraiser.

            Join Carlisle Family YMCA text alerts on RainedOut

            Click the blue buttons below to register or be taken to our team website where you can get more information for the upcoming season.

            • Ages: 4.5-12 years old
            • Member Fee: Ages 4-6 = $50* | Ages 7-12 = $70* (*price goes up $15 beginning 7/27/2019)
            • Non-Member Fee: Ages 4-6 = $70* | Ages 7-12 = $90* (*price goes up $15 beginning 7/27/2019)
            • Location: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields - 1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle
            • Sessions: Fall 2019
            • Schedule: Evaluations: Week of August 5, 2019 | Practice Begins: Week of August 19, 2019 | Games Begin: Weekend of September 7, 2019


            Family Resource Partners



            ​The Carlisle Family YMCA partners with other area non-profit organizations to better serve our community.


            Church Partners

            • Bethany Evangelical Church
            • Carlisle Brethren in Christ Church
            • Carlisle Evangelical Free Church
            • Engage Community Church
            • Grace United Methodist Church
            • New Life Community Church

            Collaborations:

            • Big Brothers Big Sisters
            • The Mentoring Project

            If you are interested in becoming one of our family resource partners, please contact us.



            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Justin Rose, Senior Program Director

            jrose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 226

            Personal Training / Orientation with Jim Mader



            SCHEDULE AN ORIENTATION WITH JIM

            Education

            • BS University of Illinois (Biology)
            • MPA Shippensburg University
            • U.S. Army War College

            Certifications

            • NESTA Yoga Instructor
            • NESTA Personal Trainer
            • NESTA Nutrition Coach

            Experience

            • Carlisle Family YMCA Personal Trainer
            • Carlisle Family YMCA Yoga Instructor
            • Carlisle Family YMCA Spinning Instructor

            Areas of Focus

            • Sports Training
            • Yoga Instruction
            • Nutritional Advice / Support to Clients
            • Weight Loss and Muscle Toning

            Personal achievements

            • Cumberland Valley Rail Trail Council Board Member
            • Carlisle Parks and Recreation Board Member
            • Cycled the Lewis and Clark Route Oregon to Missouri 2011

            Hobbies

            • Reading
            • Cycling
            • Fishing

            • Ages: 13 years old and up
            • Sessions: Contact Jim for a FREE orientation, or for more information on pricing and session structure


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Jim Mader, Degreed & Certified Personal Trainer

            maderjim@yahoo.com

            717 385 6927

            Pool Rentals



            ​Our 25-yard, 8-lane competitive size indoor swimming pool is available for rentals for groups. Fees are dependant on the size and needs of the group and whether or not the rental is during regular business hours. Please contact us for more information.



            Camp Thompson Rentals



            ​Rent Camp Thompson for a party, family reunion, special event or work retreat!

            Camp Thompson is located in beautiful Pine Grove Furnace State Park in the Michaux State Forest and is just a short drive from Carlisle. Camp Thompson has served our community and others for almost a century with affordable, quality programming. The camp is nestled between Fuller and Laurel lakes and along the historic Appalachian Trail. Camp Thompson is situated on 50 acres of lush forests, flowing creeks and adventurous trails. All of these features make for a great summer destination for field trips, school trips or other group outings.

            Our facilities include but are not limited to a pavilion, modern bath house, alpine tower, low ropes course with over 10 elements, archery range, 10 sleep-over cabins, volleyball court, dining hall, full kitchen, fire rings, health center, basketball court, nature and OLS areas. We offer a number of exciting programs to our visitors. Here are just a few of our current offerings: archery (compound bows), canoeing, kayaking (flat water), big group games, swimming, guiding hiking, guided top rope climbing, walking sling shot range, teambuilding, creek walking, OLS and mountain boarding.

            Camp staff are all certified American Red Cross lifeguards and professional rescuers and have wilderness training. They are available and ready to help with planning your group’s needs. The high quality of work and training the staff at Camp Thompson engage in has earned us accreditation from the American Camping Association. Not only are we accredited as a camp, but also as a visitor group site and an outside provider of programs and activities for camps and groups.

            Contact Brittany Rose for pricing.

            • Ages: Groups of all ages and sizes
            • Member Fee: Depends on activities chosen and facilities used
            • Non-Member Fee: Depends on activities chosen and facilities used
            • Sessions: By appointment only


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Brittany Rose, Camping Services Director

            brose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 208

            Building Rentals / Lock-Ins



            ​Building and pool rentals are handled on a case-by-case request, but we do make our facility available during regular business hours and sometimes even after hours, again, depending on the group and their needs. We ask that you keep in mind that our facility is paid for by our members so please make sure your participants respect our property.

            A Lock-In generally occurs on Friday night and begins at 10pm. The doors to the Y will be locked by 10:30pm, after which time no one will be permitted to enter the building without prior approval of the Y staff supervisor and the Rental Group Leader. The Lock-In ends at 7am the following morning.



            Boy / Girl Scout Aquatic Badge Work



            ​Local Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can reserve the Y indoor pool to complete their swim test / merit badge work and enjoy the pool for up to 1.5 hours.

            • Ages: Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of all ages
            • Member Fee: $7 / scout (leaders are free)
            • Non-Member Fee: $7 / scout (leaders are free)
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
            • Sessions: By appointment only


            Masters Swimming



            Masters refers to age, not expertise! All levels are welcome and you do not need to compete to join. Coach Gary Shank will be on deck to provide workouts and give you feedback and encouragement. The program runs for 36 weeks, but you can join anytime and the fee will be prorated. You can pay for the entire season at once or pay monthly. Walk-ins are welcome; just stop at the Welcome Center to pay before you head to the pool.

            • Ages: 19 years old and up
            • Member Fee: $280 (pay in full or monthly) | Walk-ins: $10 / day
            • Non-Member Fee: $560 (pay in full or monthly) | Walk-ins: $10 / day
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
            • Sessions: September 17, 2018 - May 31, 2019
            • Schedule: Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays from 5:30-7am


            Adult 7v7 Soccer League



            PLEASE NOTE: TEAMS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THEIR OWN UNIFORMS.

            The Adult Soccer League is back for another action-packed season! The league is divided into two divisions. The A division is for competitive teams looking to play high-level soccer. The B division is geared toward recreational and co-ed teams. Teens may play in the adult division if they feel they can compete.

            The registration deadline is May 29, 2019!

            • Ages: 13 years old and up
            • Member Fee: $525 / team
            • Non-Member Fee: $525 / team
            • Location: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields
            • Sessions: June 17 - August 1, 2019
            • Schedule: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 and 7:15pm


            Middle School Girls’ Lacrosse



            This program focuses on introducing the game of lacrosse and teaching the fundamentals and rules of the game. The team will practice twice a week and compete in games and tournaments on Saturdays and Sundays. All players must provide their own stick and mouth guard. Goggles also are required and can be bought through the Y for $35.

            REGISTER BY January 31, 2019.

            • Ages: Girls in grades 6-8
            • Member Fee: $85
            • Non-Member Fee: $100
            • Location: Practices: George B. Stuart Athletic Fields - 1213 Rockledge Drive, Carlisle | Games / Tournaments: Various locations (no home games)
            • Sessions: February - May 2019
            • Schedule: Indoor practice begins in February and outdoor practice begins in March.


            Lifeguard / CPR / AED / First Aid Recertification Course



            Any current lifeguard whose certification is about to expire must take this course to be recertified. Some videos will be viewed in the classroom as well as a review of skills in the pool. A written test and practical exam will be given. Please bring your current certification card, identification, a notebook, pen, swim suit, towel, personal pocket mask and goggles. If you do not have a personal pocket mask, you can order one for $14 at the time of registration. Participants will be required to take the CPR recertification course regardless of whether their CPR is expiring so all certifications will be on the same two-year cycle. If you register for this course, you do not need to register for the CPR class; it will be assumed you are attending both classes. The new certification is good for 2 years.

            • Ages: Current lifeguards whose certification is about to expire
            • Member Fee: $70
            • Non-Member Fee: $95
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
            • Sessions: Sunday, April 7, 2019 | Saturday, May 18, 2019
            • Schedule: 10am - 2pm


            Arthritis Water Exercise



            ​This class will help you gain range of motion in joints as well as build strength in all major muscle groups. The ability to swim is not required. Some cardiovascular conditioning is included. A doctor’s authorization is necessary for non-members to participate and should be given to the instructor on the first day of class. You may join at any time; the fee will be prorated.

            Thank you to Messiah Lifeways Adult Day for sponsoring our Arthritis Water Exercise classes!

            • Ages: 13 years old and up
            • Member Fee: FREE!
            • Non-Member Fee: $72
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
            • Sessions: March 1 - April 29, 2019 | May 1 - June 28, 2019 | July 1 - August 16, 2019
            • Schedule: Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays from 11am-12pm through May 31 | Beginning June 3: Mondays / Fridays from 11am-12pm and Wednesdays from 11:30am-12:30pm


            ARC Lifeguard Training



            This comprehensive Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and AED class will prepare you for employment as a lifeguard. You must be able to complete a 300-yard swim non-stop using front crawl and breaststroke and one other timed swimming test to participate in the class. Textbooks no longer are included in the cost of the class. Participants are responsible for ordering their own textbooks through Staywell at https://www.shopstaywell.com/ or downloading a digital version from http://www.editiondigital.net/publication/?i=95090 before the first class. The name of the book needed is Lifeguarding Participant's Manual (Rev. 1/12). Please be sure to bring a notebook and pen, swim suit and towel, personal pocket mask and your textbook to every session. If you do not have a personal pocket mask, you may purchase one at the time of registration. Participants must attend all classes and successfully pass skill tests and a written exam in order to be certified. Please note: No refunds will be issued if participants do not pass the class.

            Any class conflicts must be discussed with the instructor and approved prior to class.

            • Ages: 15 years old and up (class limited to 6)
            • Member Fee: $160 / Personal Pocket Mask: $14 (required)
            • Non-Member Fee: $200 / Personal Pocket Mask: $14 (required)
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
            • Sessions: April 9, 11, 16, 18, 23 and 25, 2019 | May 14-16 and 21-23, 2019
            • Schedule: 5-9pm


            Adult Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons



            ​Not comfortable in a group setting? Private lessons are available for adults who would prefer one-on-one instruction. Click below to register. You will be contacted once an instructor has been assigned. Please allow up to 3 weeks.

            • Ages: 19 years old and up
            • Member Fee: Private: 1/2 Hour Session: $24; 5 Lessons: $115; 10 Lessons: $220; Semi-Private: 5 Lessons: $155; 10 Lessons: $300
            • Non-Member Fee: Private: 1/2 Hour Session: $30; 5 Lessons: $145; 10 Lessons: $280; Semi-Private: 5 Lessons: $195; 10 Lessons: $380
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Indoor Pool
            • Sessions: Click the register button to schedule your lessons


            Reiki



            Melissa Brehm is a certified Reiki Master and Modern Day Priestess who utilizes a unique combination of Reiki, affirmative prayer and knowing the truth that everyone is born of divine design to experience perfect health. She relates with her clients realizing there is “nothing to fix” and understands that there is only energy, love and light omnipresent. She is passionate about helping each one remember how powerful they already are and facilitates their surrender to the omniscient flow of grace & ease. The client remains clothed and will leave fully relaxed as their chakra system will be completely open and flowing as Spirit intended. Reiki is about letting go of the disease stored in the body temple as stress, tension and allowing the universal (Rei) life force (Ki) flow.

            Appointments can be made by contacting the therapist.

            • Member Fee: 1-hour session fee - $55 ($45 for first appointment) / 30-minute session fee - $30 ($25 for first appointment)
            • Non-Member Fee: 1-hour session fee - $60 ($55 for first appointment) / 30-minute session fee - $35 ($30 for first appointment)
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
            • Schedule: Contact Melissa to schedule an appointment


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Melissa Brehm

            dsbrehm@comcast.net

            Massage Therapy



            Your body works hard to keep up with the demands of daily physical activity. Nourish your body and increase your energy and vitality. Relieve tension, stress and chronic pain with one of our revitalizing 30- or 60-minute massage services with Danel Berman, Mike Stenehjem and Cindy Davidson. Unlock a healthier, more energetic and stress-free lifestyle today!

            Services Available:

            • Swedish / Relaxation
            • Deep Tissue / Neuromuscular
            • Prenatal / Postpartum
            • Sports

            Massage appointments can be made by contacting the therapist directly at the e-mail address or phone number below. A 50% fee will be due for cancellations without at least 24 hours advance notice.

            DANEL BERMAN, LICENSED MASSAGE THERAPIST

            MIKE STENEHJEM, LICENSED MASSAGE THERAPIST

            • PA License #: MSG004155
            • E-mail: massageman47@yahoo.com
            • Phone: 717 609 6854
            • Please mention the Carlisle Family YMCA when calling or e-mailing to schedule an appointment

            CINDY DAVIDSON, LICENSED MASSAGE THERAPIST

            • PA License #: MSG008649
            • E-mail: cdavidson0924@gmail.com
            • Phone: 412-526-4825
            • Please mention the Carlisle Family YMCA when calling or e-mailing to schedule an appointment

            CHECK OUT OUR MASSAGE THERAPISTS' BIOS BELOW!

            • Ages: All ages (clients under 18 must have a guardian present)
            • Member Fee: 30-minute massage = $30 / 60-minute massage = $55 / 90-minute massage = $85 / 2-hour massage = $110
            • Non-Member Fee: 30-minute massage = $35 / 60-minute massage = $65 / 90-minute massage = $100 / 2-hour massage = $130
            • Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Massage Therapy Room
            • Sessions: By appointment only


            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Corporate Wellness Program



            ​It’s a proven fact that a healthy workforce is a more productive workforce. Participation in the Carlisle Family YMCA’s Corporate Wellness Program can work wonders by helping your employees increase their energy level, reduce stress and develop a more positive outlook at work and at home. With employees who are more energized and motivated, absenteeism rates can decrease and the overall cost of healthcare can decrease with fewer medical claims!

            As a Y Corporate Wellness Partner you will receive access to resources that will help create a healthy workplace culture. In addition, based on the number of employees who choose to enjoy the benefits of a Y membership your company can receive onsite wellness services.



            PA State Alliance

            ​The Pennsylvania State Alliance of Ys is an unincorporated alliance of Ys in the State of Pennsylvania. The purpose is:

            • to foster statewide communication and cooperation among Ys.
            • to gain consensus on issues of importance to the Y.
            • to make policy and decision makers aware of the Y's mission and programs and gain recognition as a leader on issues that affect children and families.
            • to advocate on behalf of the children and families served by the Y
            • to protect the operating integrity of the Y organization in order to carry out its mission.

            Facts about Ys in Pennsylvania:

            • Pennsylvania has more Ys than any other state – 75 corporate and 85 branches
            • Ys serve nearly 900,000 people across the state in urban, suburban and rural communities
            • Nearly $29 million is raised annually for scholarships, subsidies and other community services just in Pennsylvania Ys
            • Pennsylvania Ys are the largest provider of child care in the state
            • Over 28,000 people volunteer their time serving as child care aids, swim instructors, tutors, mentors, coaches and chaperones. Others serve on boards and committees, providing their skills, talents and leadership.

            For more information on the Pennsylvania State Alliance of Ys, visit pastateallianceofymcas.org.



            PTO Collaborations



            ​We support various school districts and PTO organizations with events like field day, Race for Education and more. If you are interested in having the Y team up with your school, please contact us.



            Need more information or have a question about this? Contact:

            Justin Rose, Senior Program Director

            jrose@carlislefamilyymca.org

            717 243 2525 ext 226