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Paddle Board class begins October 27th!

Register for our next Paddle Board class now! This popular class begins October 27th and runs through November 24th. Cost: $50 for members          $65 for non-members For more information please call us at 207-795-4050


  October 9 – November 15, 2017 Monday & Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm GREAT FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS,  TRIATHLETES AS WELL AS COMPETITIVE SWIMMERS LOOKING TO  IMPROVE THEIR SWIMMING SKILLS OR JUST GET EXERCISE   This swim class is designed to build up swimmer’s… Read More

American Red Cross Babysitter Training

The YWCA is offering an American Red Cross Babysitter Training Plus Course which will teach the basics of safe, fun childcare.  Participants will receive certification in child and infant CPR upon successful completion.  Fun hands-on activities! Must Attend both days.   Sunday November 11th &… Read More

The YWCA has resumed our fall hours!

The YWCA has resumed our fall hours! Monday-Thursday: 5am-8pm Friday: 5am-6pm Saturday: 7am-2pm Sunday: 2pm-5:30pm

Green Dot Bystander Intervention Instructor Training

The YWCA is thrilled to share the success of the Green Dot Bystander Intervention Instructor Training! Last month we were joined by 50 community members for a four-day intensive training from Green Dot etc., an international leader in violence prevention. Thank you to all of… Read More

2017 Women of Achievement Awardees Announced!

2017 Women of Achievement Awardees Announced! The YWCA is pleased to announce the 2017 Women of Achievement Award recipients have been chosen! After receiving an incredible slate of candidates the YWCA has awarded the following women: Lee Young Leadership Award: Kirsten Walter Marcia Baxter Social… Read More

New Career opportunities at the YWCA

We currently have job openings at the YWCA Central Maine. If you would like to join our team please go to our careers page or click here.

Tiger Sharks

September 25—March 1 , 2018   The Tiger Sharks Swim Team  is for youth interested in competitive swimming in a positive and encouraging environment.   Coaches will focus on stroke development, increasing endurance, nutrition. In order to build team spirit, all swimmers  will practice at the… Read More

Splash Parties are fun for Everyone!

Central Maine Oral Histories

The YWCA of Central Maine conducted eight interviews with women who have been active in the organization throughout the past 60 years. Narrators include former board members, staff, and club participants. Their stories speak to the importance of the organization in their own lives and… Read More