Your Virtual Y
Dear Y Members:
Thank you for your support of the Y and your patience during the Coronavirus outbreak. We hope you and your family are healthy and safe.
The New Britain-Berlin YMCA has served the community for over 137 years. The Meriden YMCA has served the community for 153 years. Thank you for supporting the Y and our mission to develop strong children and families of all economic backgrounds.
Although our building is closed we have been continuing to serve our community in many ways.
Please see our virtual resources to keep you healthy at home and help your children and grandchildren have fun and stay active.
- Virtual workouts to help you stay healthy at home including new live classes and videos announced this week;
- Daily wellness tips, workouts and recipes in our Stay Healthy At Home blog;
- Check in calls to our senior members and weekday newsletters with exercise videos and wellness tips;
- Fun kids sports, arts, STEM and education activities;
- Virtual game nights for our theater group, swim and gymnastics teams.
- Free virtual dance, screenwriting, art and STEM programs for you to enjoy
- We’ll continue to add new workouts. We’re also working on expanding virtual game nights to more programs.
In addition to these virtual resources the Y has been helping our community with:
- Free Emergency Child Care for Essential Workers;
- Caring for our 90 residents in our Hart House men's residence at the New Britain YMCA;
- Delivering food to Head Start families and connecting them with community resources.
All Y information including any updates about when we will reopen will be posted on our web sites at Coronavirus Updates, sent via email, and posted on our social media. You can still call us at 203-235-6386 and leave a message and someone will get back to you within 48 hours.
We are confident that together, we will get through this.
John Benigni, CEO, Meriden-New Britain-Berlin YMCA
Steve Markoja, Branch Executive Director, Meriden YMCA
Marci Moskal, Branch Executive Director, New Britain and Berlin YMCAs
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