News and Events

June 2, 2022
Hey Pals and Friends!As we finish another amazing year in Y Guides, I want to say thank you for being a part of this amazing program. If you’ve followed your Y Guides manual and earned your patches, then you have surely made some memories that will last a lifetime. That’s what this program is all... read more
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
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
October 12, 2021
The YMCA of the Triangle is committed to improving community health, developing community leaders and supporting achievement for all. For more than 160 years, the YMCA has been a vital support system for children, families and adults. As our community builds back after the pandemic, at the Y, we're... read more
August 3, 2021
"Pals Forever. Friends Always."It’s more than just the slogan of the Y Guides program. It’s a promise. It’s nostalgia. It’s dads and kids making our community a better place. When we say, “Pals Forever. Friends Always,” it’s a reminder of our commitment to bettering ourselves and our relationships... read more