There’s a lot going on at the Y! Check out our Winter Program Guide

Winter 2022 program guide

November – January Program Guide From new programs, to holiday schedules, to amazing contributions from our community partners, see what’s going on at the Y! Our Winter 2022 Program Guide provides an overview of programs and activities at each of our locations. View the Program Guide PDF or browse it as a flip book below. […]

Sign Up for our Blue Lobster Program Now

In partnership with Special Olympics of Maine, Down East Family YMCA is launching our inclusive, Blue Lobster Program. Become a Blue Lobster! Join the Special Olympics Maine Unified Champion Club, a free ongoing program with Special Olympics Maine and the Maine Masonic Charitable Foundation. For ages 5 – 18, starting November 1st activities include: Basketball,[…]

See what’s happening at the Y with the Fall 2022 Program Guide

Fall Program Guide The Down East Family YMCA is a three-branch YMCA association in Hancock County, Maine with branches in The James Russell Wiggins Center in Ellsworth, Bucksport YMCA, and Blue Hill YMCA at the Lawrence Family Fitness Center. We run two Early Learning Centers in Ellsworth; Gen. Bryant E. Moore Early Learning Center and[…]

A Great Weekend for our Y!

Saturday, July 30th was a tremendous day for our YMCA. Over 300 people participated in the Kinsley Ray 5k Run and Walk and it was a wonderful gathering of the community to raise some serious money for a great cause. I was very proud of Robin and her team for offering such a great event.[…]

Our Annual Meeting is back!

We will will honor the Turnbull family and other community supporters at the our annual meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 3, at 5 p.m. The annual meeting is returning after a two-year hiatus and is a chance to recognize community members who’ve affected our organization. In recognition and appreciation of the Turnbull family’s service over the[…]