Rye YMCA Blog


Green Schools, Green Futures

A Conference on Environmental Initiatives in Schools
Thursday, March 28, 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Jay Heritage Center Carriage House, 210 Boston Post Road, Rye

Panel discussions on gardens, zero waste, and teaching sustainability with teachers, volunteers, students and environmental educators from school districts, municipalities and organizations across lower Westchester and CT.

Free and open to all. Registration required.  Click here to register.

Conference Materials
Speakers
Panelist and Moderator Bios
Flyer
Agenda

Conference Presentations
Carolyn Ramsey Garden Presentation
Hommocks Middle School Garden
Midland School Pollinator Garden
NYBG Edible Academy
Port Chester Middle School Giving Garden 
Scarsdale Middle School Teaching Sustainability
Teaching Sustainability at RMS
Teaching Sustainability at the Rye Nature Center
Wilton Warriors Zero Waste
Zero Waste at Hommocks Middle School 
Zero Waste at RCDS
Zero Waste Lunches – Anna McDonald

Conference Video (filmed by Rye TV)
Part 1

Sponsored by the Rye YMCA in partnership with Jay Heritage Center

For more information, contact Denise Woodin at denise@ryeymca.org or 914-967-6363

Conference handouts and related information


Session 4 Starts April 22

Registration is now open to all.  Click here to register
Click here to view the guide
Online registration is not available for youth aquatics. Most youth aquatics need an evaluation form.  Click here for evaluation times.   Click here for fillable registration form.


April Vacation Clubs

April 15-19: Choose from Fun Club, STEAM, Soccer, Gymnastics, Teen Fitness and Safety Around Water.

Click here for details
Click here to register


Rye Y’s New Mobile App

Click here for direct download of Rye Y’s new app
  • Say yes to push notifications so we can inform you about facility issues.
  • Click on Cards and input your name and membership card number.
  • Delete the old Rye Y App. The new app will have a Daxko icon.

Please install the new app before April 12.
At that time, the current Rye Y mobile app will be removed from the Apple and Google Play stores.

The Rye Y app is an easy way to view schedules, register for programs, check-in and get facility updates.


Rye Derby and Healthy Kids Day

Sunday, April 28, 9am-12:30pm
A fun and active day for the whole family, Free activities, food and live music. Race times: 9:15 am for the 5K/5M races and 11:00am for the fun run. 
Click here to register for the races.
Click here to buy your Derby raffle tickets!

Volunteers, ages 14 and up,  are needed.  Click here to sign up. 


Caring and Creating Together

Join Us as We Knit and Crochet Infant Caps for Open Door Family Medical Centers’ Baby Boxes

Tuesdays, March 5, 12 and 19
10:30 AM – Noon in the Rye Y Game Room

Sponsored by the Rye Y’s Togetherhood Committee, in partnership with Open Door Family Medical Centers

 REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Click here to sign up.
All ages and abilities welcome. Yarn, patterns and refreshments provided. Don’t know how to knit or crochet? Come and learn!  For more information, contact Denise Woodin at denise@ryeymca.org  or 967-6363, ext. 101


Swim Evaluation Times

Spring 2019 Swim evaluations: 
Monday-Friday: 3:00-3:30pm
Tuesday: 11:30-12:00pm
Saturday: 2:45-3:15pm
No appointment necessary. If these times are inconvenient, please contact sheila@ryeymca.org

6th Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta

Click below to review the slideshow


Pre-School Enrichment Program & Summer Camp

Pre School Enrichment Program
Registration is now open for Fall 2019.  Click here for details.

Summer Camp
Click here  to view Rye Y’s 2019 Summer Camp Guide
Registration form and checklist
Details at www.ryeycamp.org