Tag Archives: YMCA

Fall YMCA Football League Gets Benched

By on September 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 23, 2014 at 5:01 pm

One less youth football league will hit the field this fall. The North Central Florida YMCA youth flag football league has been sidelined due to lack of registered participants, which typically consists of at least 100 children. This change may [...]

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North Central Florida YMCA Members Get Pumped for New Equipment

By and on February 7th, 2014 | Last updated: February 11, 2014 at 7:24 am

The new upgrades in equipment at the North Central Florida YMCA are not only arousing excitement for members, but it is also a crucial part of many changes that the gym is undergoing.

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YMCA begins renovations, deals with financial problems

By on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:09 pm

The North Central Florida YMCA at 5201 NW 34th St. in Gainesville will be closed Monday through Friday for renovations. The childcare program, which takes care of about 150 children, will remain open throughout the project’s duration.

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Application for year-round charter school in Gainesville meets state standards

By on September 12th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 11:48 am

The Alachua County School Board will vote in October whether to approve an application for a new year-round school.

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Beating the heat at the YMCA

By on July 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:09 pm

Summer can often be a challenge for families as parents work to keep their kids active and engaged.  As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Clint Holzapfel reports, YMCA strives to offer several programs to keep kids cool and keep away summer boredom.

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