YMCA OF AUBURN-LEWISTON
Hours
YMCA at 62 Turner St. | Mon–Fri: 4:30 a.m.–9 p.m. | Sat–Sun: 7 a.m.–2 p.m.
The Y at CMMC | Mon-Wed: 5 a.m.–8 p.m. | Thur–Fri: 5 a.m.–7 p.m. | Sat–Sun: 7 a.m.–Noon.

News

Indoor field hockey

March 14, 2016

Registration is now open for indoor field hockey, a new program from the YMCA hosted at Ingersoll Arena Turf Facility.  Grades 3 - 8Cost: $55 Y members; $70 non-membersLocation: Ingersoll Arena Turf Facility, 48 Pettingill Park, AuburnOnly 40 players will be accepted in order to maximize playing time. The program will run one hour a week for six weeks. Players receive 15 - 20 minutes of instruction, skills and drills, then scrimmage for the remaining half hour. For a full… read more…

Y Blog: What's In a Name? The YMCA 150 Years On

March 8, 2016

by Steve Wallace, CEOThe YMCA of Auburn-Lewiston is staring down a pretty significant birthday. On February 17, 2018, we will turn 150 years old, making us one of the oldest organizations in Auburn -- as old as the city itself!We’ve served many different missions during that time. Originally a residence and gathering place for men working in the mills along the Androscoggin River, the YMCA has evolved to meet the changing needs and demographics of our community.Though founded as the… read more…

Announcing Zoe for President

March 1, 2016

Let's be honest. We need leaders we can believe in.That is why we are excited to announce the launch of Zoe for President.WHO IS ZOE?Zoe is a one-year-old toddler who represents the potential the Y sees in every child. Whether they aspire to be the next president, a firefighter, a teacher, or a doctor, every child deserves the opportunity to DREAM BIG.WHO IS YOUR ZOE?We have lots of future Zoes here at the Y. We're asking members and families to think about the children in your… read more…

March programs

February 26, 2016

Below are new and returning programs coming in March. All programs take place at 62 Turner Street in Auburn with the exception of Gymnastics, which meets at the Lewiston Armory.For KidsIndoor T-Ball: Ages 4–6. Children learn basics of throwing, fielding, hitting and running bases. Space is limited. $35 for members; $60 for non-members. March 5–April 9.Baseball/Softball Hitting Instruction: Get your kids ready for the big leagues! Ages 7–12 years. Multiple session times… read more…

Noche Mexicana fundraiser on March 2 to benefit the YMCA!

February 11, 2016

Join us at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, 180 Center Street, Auburn, all day on Wednesday, March 2. Margaritas will host a Noche Mexicana Fundraiser and donate 20% of pre-taxed food and beverage sales from participating families, friends and supporters to our growing organization. You can choose items from any of their menus, and takeout orders are included.We encourage families, Y members and all community members to come on out for some fun to support the charitable mission of the YMCA of… read more…

Y Blog: What does 'community' mean to you?

February 4, 2016

by Loren Lachapelle, Marketing CoordinatorWhen you hear the word 'community,' what does it mean to you? Do you think of things that enable people to learn and be better every day? Do you associate it with leisure groups you're a part of? Maybe you even think of the sense of connectedness between people, businesses, and organizations in your town. No matter what you think of, it is important to remember that, when we work together, communities can strive. When a community is… read more…

Triathlon training with Todd Larlee

January 27, 2016

Informational Meeting:Monday, Feb. 15 - 6:30 p.m. at the YThe YMCA of Auburn-Lewiston Triathlon Training program returns under the leadership of Todd Larlee, triathlete and owner of Coast Endurance.Programs runs Feb. 15 through May 5Two nights a week for 12 weeks$150 for Y members; $175 for non-members Get ready for the 2016 triathlon season with workouts tailored to give you increased fitnessconfidence to compete at your raceskills work for each sport and… read more…

YMCA welcomes new staff

January 26, 2016

The YMCA of Auburn-Lewiston welcomes two new staff members. They are Loren Lachapelle, marketing coordinator, and Mike Muise, personal trainer and youth sports coordinator.An Auburn native, Lachapelle is the former marketing assistant at Provider Power/Electricity Maine. In that role, she developed compelling content across a variety of digital, print and social media platforms. She holds a bachelor’s in business administration from St. Michael’s College and is studying for her… read more…

10th anniversary Group Power launch

January 21, 2016

The YMCA of Auburn-Lewiston is celebrating 10 years of getting fit and strong with Group Power!Join us Feb. 2 for the launch of our latest routine, #letsmove.Times: 5:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 12 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. Group Power has helped hundreds of Y members unlock their potential with high-rep weight training set to dynamic music in a fun group atmosphere.In honor of the Super Bowl, participants who wear their favorite NFL jersey will be eligible to win fun prizes!For more… read more…

YMCA welcomes new board members

December 22, 2015

The YMCA of Auburn-Lewiston welcomes three new members to its board of directors. They are Audrey Chapman, Joseph Perryman and Karen White.John Emerson, board chair and president, says, “We have ambitious goals for the Y, so we need a leadership team that can take us to the next level. These three individuals bring a diversity of talent that will help us do just that.”Audrey Chapman is an independent consultant who currently works with the U.S. Biathlon Association, part of the… read more…