Kaufman 5K results

Over 130 runners & walkers participated in the 9th Annual Jerry Kaufman Memorial 5K on Saturday. Andrew Kephart, 31, of Ellsworth crossed the finish line first with a time of[…]

Iron Dolphin Triathlon

Sunday, May 15th On Sunday, May 15th the DEFY Swim Team will be holding the 1st Annual Iron Dolphin Triathlon. Finisher Medal for each participant. Swag Bags & T-shirts for[…]

Annual Dinner & Awards Night

HEROES AMONG US The Down East Family YMCA’s Annual Meeting and Awards Night will be held on Tuesday, March 29 at the Bryant E. Moore Community Center. The evening is[…]

Jerry Kaufman Memorial 5K Run/Walk & Fun Run

The 9th Annual Jerry Kaufman Memorial 5K Run/Walk & Fun Run will be held on Saturday, April 23rd. Proceeds from the race benefit the ALS Maine Collaborative, Hancock County Home[…]

Share the Health

Give the gift of FUN, FAMILY & FITNESS with a Y Gift Certificate. What better way to show someone you care than by purchasing them the gift of health! YMCA[…]

Breakfast with Santa

Santa Claus is coming to town! Join Santa for a delicious breakfast on Saturday, December 19th at the Moore Community Center from 8:00-10:30am. Enjoy a hot breakfast with live entertainment[…]

Shop online & support the Y!

The Y has registered with Amazon.com’s Smile Campaign which allows people to contribute to the Y while they shop online. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile[…]

Veteran’s 4 Miler & The Summit Project

On November 8th we are hosting the 2nd Annual Veterans Remembrance 4 miler. This Event is sponsored by the FIRST and a portion of money raised will go to WOUNDED[…]

Halloween Parade & Trunk or Treat

Halloween Activities for Saturday, October 31 3:00 – 5:00 pm: Trick or Treat at participating businesses on Main Street. 3:45 pm: Halloween Parade Line-up at Main Community Foundation (next to[…]

Bo Lewis Memorial Scramble Golf Tournament

Golfers wanted! Spend an afternoon on the links to help send kids to camp! The annual Bo Lewis Memorial Scramble Golf Tournament & Auction is Friday, July 24th at the[…]

April Break Intensive Swim Lessons

Over April Break, April 20-24, we will be offering our Intensive Swim Lesson Program. Swimmers come to a lesson each weekday. We often find that participants see big gains in[…]

Spring Newsletter

Our Spring Newsletter & Program Guide is now available. Our Spring Session begins Monday, April 27 and runs through June 13. Spring Swim Team, swim lessons, Tai Chi, ASA Softball,[…]

April Vacation Camp

DEFY Early Learning Center offers Vacation Camp for children in grades K – 5. We have a variety of activities offered. Vacation Camp is located at the Moore Community Center.[…]

Closed for Easter

The Down East Family YMCA, the Blue Hill YMCA and the Moore Community Center will all be closed on Sunday, April 5th in observance of Easter. We will be open[…]

Mud Season Newsletter

Our Mud Season Newsletter is now available. Our Mud Season begins March 3rd and runs through April 19th. New for this session includes Indoor Soccer, Boston Science Museum Overnight, “My[…]

February 4 Free!

During the month of February we will be offering FREE 4 Day Passes. The passes are good for use of the facility, including the gymnasium, fitness rooms and pool, as[…]

2014 Road Race Schedule

It’s never to early to plan! The 2014 DEFY Road Race Schedule is now available and includes a new race, the Veteran’s Day 4 Miler! Saturday, April 26: Kaufman Memorial[…]

Raffle of a Lifetime

Win a Lifetime Membership to the Down East Family YMCA. The “Raffle of a Lifetime” includes the following prizes: Grand Prize: Lifetime Membership to the Down East Family & Blue[…]