, Port Arthur, Texas

November 2, 2012

YMCA announces upcoming events

The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR — Blood Drive for LifeShare Blood Center, Thursday, November 8, 8AM-Noon.  Please take a few minutes to stop by and share the gift of life, there is a great need for blood donations.

2nd Annual Family Fun Day!  Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11, 2012, 1-5PM  Bring a friend!  An afternoon of FREE family fun along with a salute to our veterans.  Hot Dogs, Games, Swimming, Dance, Preview Classes, Arts & Crafts, Facepainting/Tattoos, Facility Tours.  Come spend the afternoon at the Y, fun for the whole family!

Turkey Day Camp! Nov. 19-21, 7am - 6pm., Early Bird registration discount before November 14. Children participate in group games, sports, activities, and arts & crafts.  Children should bring a lunch and 2 snacks daily.

Fall 2012 Swim Lessons - LAST FALL SESSION REGISTERING NOW. The Y offers a wide range of swimming options for the whole family. Swimming builds self-confidence and develops the whole person. Classes are divided into ability groups and trained instructors emphasize personal safety, swimming skills, endurance and social skills while guiding students with praise and encouragement. For more info, click on Youth Aquatics.

Moonlight Market Community Garage Sale! November 16, 9-11PM, $1  admission, children under 12 free. The holidays are coming, time to make a little extra cash and clean out those closets and garage. Great deals to be found when the sun goes down. Vendor spaces available $20 for a 10X10 space, reserve yours now! Everything from baby items to furniture! You never know what you’ll find!

For more information on any of these events and to download registration forms, please visit the Y website,  or come by the Y, 6760 Ninth Ave.