News and Events

April 6, 2020
Last updated on Friday, May 1 at 4:30 p.m.Y Guides Families,Thank you for the outpouring of support you’ve given us as our YMCA and our community continue to navigate the COVID-19 outbreak. News, updates, recommendations and information are ever-changing, and our Y is working as quickly as possible... read more
March 6, 2020
Pack up your flannels and start growing out your beards, because we're excited to spend Spring Outing 2020 in "The Great Outdoors" with you! Now's a great time to start planning ahead and looking forward to a full slate of activities at Camp Sea Gull and Camp Seafarer. Here's what to get excited... read more
January 2, 2020
Chief Big Minnehaha invites you to join him in the 2020 Chief’s Challenge: “Finding True North.” True North is used by explorers and mariners to navigate over long distances. A compass points to “magnetic north,” which is different than True North because magnetic north is the result of magnetic... read more
December 6, 2019
Pals and Friends,We wanted to share some exciting – but bittersweet – news with you: Our friend Kate “Dancing Penguin” Gross has started a new adventure with the YMCA of the Triangle. Kate is now our YMCA’s Senior Director of Association Teen Programs. In this role, she will give leadership to... read more
November 25, 2019
Pals & Friends,We did it! On Thursday night, Nov. 21, Y Guides - along with the rest of the Association's Program Branch, which includes Youth and Government, YOTA Swim Team, Lightner Y Achievers, Super Skippers, and Academic Support Programs - celebrated the conclusion of our Annual "We Build... read more
November 4, 2019
Through your experiences with Y Guides, you have seen first-hand how this program builds confidence, character and skill development, not only in children, but in dads too. Y Guides BUILDS PEOPLE. But it's not just Y Guides that builds people. Every day, the YMCA of the Triangle Association is... read more