News & Events

TRY ME WEEK 12/26/2017 to 01/01/2018

Try Me week begins December 26th!  Click the link below for times and pricing. Try Me Week Dec 26- Jan 2018  


12 Days of YWCA Holiday Savings!

Curious about what to get the swimmer in your life this holiday season?! Beginning Tuesday, December 12 the YWCA will offer a daily special for the perfect stocking stuffer! We have deals on passes, memberships, and more. Each special will only be available for one… Read More


Babysitter Training Class offered in February

Our popular American Red Cross Babysitter Training Class is being offered February 19th & 20th. This course teaches home and outdoor safety, basic care giving, safe play, first aid, critical emergency responses, and leadership skills. Each class participant will receive an ARC child and infant… Read More


YWCA Giving Tree

    The YWCA’s annual Giving Tree is back this December! We’ll be collecting gifts for children and families in the YWCA community who have need this holiday season. Our Giving Tree will be located in the lobby and will be decorated with tags listing… Read More


What’s new with Green Dot LA?!

What’s new with Green Dot LA?! Green Dot LA is hard at work building community! Since the initial four-day training in August, many of the newly-certified instructors have been creating presentations and workshops on bystander intervention for businesses and groups in the Twin Cities. Others… Read More


PEACE Winter Session Dates!

PEACE Winter Session Dates: 12/14: Women’s Health Workshop with Dr. Paige Picard 1/4: New Year’s Clothing Swap 1/18: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration 2/1: Crafting for YWCA Galentine’s Day.


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


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