News and Events

April 20, 2022
As you are wrapping up this program year with Y Guides, and hopefully continuing on your Y Guides journey in one way or another, consider these thoughts from Thomas, a member of the Y Guides Advisory Board. One of my favorite song lyrics is "you won't find moments in a box." This has been a good... read more
April 20, 2022
It is a great day to be at the YMCA!My name is Desmond "Blue Whale" Miller, and I am originally from Greensboro, NC. I graduated from North Carolina A&T State University and received a degree in Early Childhood and Family Development. I grew up swimming and being an active child in the... read more
April 5, 2022
Looking for somewhere fun (or delicious?) to stop on your way to camp? Enjoy some Y Guides favorites! Email us at to add your favorite spots to this list.GoldsboroWilber's Barbeque, 4172 US-70, Goldsboro, NC 27534 - "Wilber’s Barbecue in Goldsboro for lunch. Get the gravy... read more
February 24, 2022
The Y Guides Advisory Board is in the process of recruiting new board members to join the Advisory Board starting in the 2022-23 program year. The Y Guides Advisory Board serves to support the Y Guides program in leadership, philanthropy and relationship building. Advisory Board members serve as... read more
January 4, 2022
Pals and Friends,The Y Guides program has been so fortunate to spend the past almost three years in Y Guides (and 13 years with the broader YMCA of the Triangle!) in friendship, leadership, and communications with Max Gongaware, more fondly known as GongaBear.While we are sad to share this, we are... read more
December 13, 2021
Our 2022 Captain’s Challenge encourages dads and kids to take a “Journey to Remember” through the Y Guides program and beyond. By spending intentional time together, Big Guides and Little Guides can share an exciting journey built on strong relationships, service to our community, and memories that... read more