Registration for Fall Soccer is going on now. This year we will be offering an early registration discount of $5 if you register by August 31st. Registration closes September 6th and practices begin the week of September 10th. Prices are available on our soccer page. The Parents Handbook is available here. Important Dates: August 20th:[…]
The 1st Annual Stroller 1K & Family Fun Night will take place at the Moore Community Center on Saturday, August 18th from 3:00-8:00pm. Join us for food, games, entertainment, Maine Jump Bounce house and much more! $25 per family or $5 per person.
Join us on August 4th for our 18th Annual Bill Reeve Echo Lake Swim. This is a great event for the seasoned Open Water swimmer and the novice. We have a 500 yard and a 1.5 mile swim followed by awards and a barbecue. T-shirts are included for the first 75 to register. The event[…]
We will be hosting a variety of Sport Camps this summer, including Cheering, Running, Basketball, Baseball & Gymnastics. Details are available on our Sport Camps Page.
Farm League begins Saturday, June 2nd. The program will take place at the Moore Community Center Field each Saturday from June 2nd – July 6th from 9 am – 10:30am. Rain day will be the next day – Sunday – same time. The program will be working on FUNdamentals in stations from 9am – 10am. From[…]
The Main Street Memorial Mile will take place on Monday, May 28th. This year there is a $100 prize for anyone who can break last year’s race record of 3:53.20, set by Louie Luchini. Registration is going on now through Saturday at the YMCA and on Monday at the Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce beginning at[…]
ELLSWORTH — With 32 individual competitors and 18 two- or three-person teams, Saturday’s fourth annual “Dare to Tri” Sprint Triathlon was, by all accounts, a major success. “It was a great event,” said Peter Farragher, executive director of the James Russell Wiggins Down East Family YMCA, which organized the triathlon. “It was an awful lot[…]
The 4th Annual “Dare to Tri” Sprint Triathlon returns Saturday, May 19th.
The event consists of a 525 yard swim, 13.4 mile bike and 3.1 mile run.
The 5th Annual Jerry Kaufman Memorial 5 K is on Saturday, April 28th.
The race begins at the Moore Community Center. Applications are available on our Race Schedule page under Fitness. Registration is going on now.
Congratulations to our Dolphin swimmers for a fantastic YMCA State Championship Meet weekend. A few highlights from the weekend: 4th Place overall finish. 9-10 Boys State Team Champions 9-10 Combined Team Champions 11 Individual State Championships: Sidney Hamilton, 100 IM Caitlin MacPherson, Katie Hammer, Ellie Clarke & Sidney Hamilton, 200 Free Relay Atila Tanik, Sam[…]
Registration for the YMCA Summer Camp on Webb Pond begins March 1st. This year we are offering an Early Bird Registration and Partial Week Registrations. Register by April 15th and save $10 per week ($5 per week for part-time weeks).
Kayak Classes are back at the Y. We will be offering a Kayak Rolling & Bracing Class and a Kayak Rescue Class
The YMCA has opened a Fitness Center in a building located behind the Tradwinds Marketplace in Blue Hill.
The center has a variety of cardio and weight training equipment. Classes and Personal Training will also be offered at the site.
The winners of our Big Ticket Calander Raffle are announced each day in January on WNSX, 97.7, and on our website under the Special Events section. To date, the following individuals have won: January 1: Peter Kataftos, $500. January 2: Shawn Stanley, Recliner from Merrill Furniture. January 3: Friends & Family Market, Flowers once a[…]
What better way to wish the people on your list a happy and healthy holiday season than with a YMCA gift certificate? Give the gift of health – buy a gift certificate for any YMCA program and service, YMCA Camp, even membership! Let the person who receives the gift choose how they want to use it.[…]
Saturday, December 17th 8:00-10:00am At the Moore Community Center. Enjoy a delicious, hot breakfast and visit Mrs. Claus & the elves in Santa’s Workshop! The elves will be on hand to help make crafts. Feel free to come in your PJs! Please bring your camera to get your picture taken with Santa. $5 adults, $2[…]
The Big Ticket is back with some great prizes! Win 100 gallons of heating oil, a membership to the Bar Harbor Golf Course, fantastic gift certificates and CASH! Each prize is worth at least $250. We only sell 300 tickets, so you have a 1 in 10 chance of being a winner. Tickets are on[…]
Beginning this October we have more options for Preschool care through our Child Care program at the Moore Community Center. We are now offering Part time and morning preschool. Contact Jess Montgomery for more information.
We have plenty of room in our swim lessons this session. If you sign up for swim lessons this week you’ll still get 4 full classes in. Only $20 for Preschool and Shrimp lessons for members. $28 for supporting communities and $36 for non-members.
October 22nd, 9am – 3pm.
Free admission. $30 for crafters.
We had 50 runners and walkers participate in the Roger Willey 5 & 10 K Road Race on Saturday. Congratulations to Christopher Durkin, 18:02, and Christina Eagle, 20:22, who finished 1st and 2nd in the 5 K. The top finisher for the 10 K was Tim Tunney with a time of 40:43. The top female[…]
The 10th Annual Roger Willey Road Race
5K & 10K
(10K is run only, walkers welcome in the 5K, but please no dogs)
8:00 am registration, 9:00 am race start
The 17th Annual Bill Reeve Echo Lake Swim was held on Saturday, August 6th. 67 participants from as far away as Colorado participated in this year’s event. The 500 yard swim was won by Maks Grover, 16, of Ellsworth in a time of 5:53.15
The Annual “Play 4 Kids” Golf Tournament will take place Friday, July 15th. The team scramble will have a shotgun start at 1:00 pm at the Bar Harbor Golf Course in Trenton.
Get our Spring 2011 ‘Mud Season’ Newsletter & Program guide here