Special Events

Riddell National Bank Three Race Series


Turkey Trot 5K - Thanksgiving Morning!

Over 200 community members come out to support the YMCA and run for turkey at our annual Turkey Trot 5k! This race takes place on Thanksgiving morning right at the YMCA in Brazil. Early registration is $25, ($30 for late registration) and includes a t-shirt and race medal! Registration will open November 1st.

Support the Clay County YMCA Three Race Series and become a sponsor today! Contact Kaylee Maffioli at kmaffioli@ymcaswv.org for more information.

Healthy Kids Day at the YMCAs of the Wabash Valley

Looking for ways to awaken a child’s imagination and inspire healthy choices? Every spring the YMCA hosts its single largest national event dedicated to youth: Healthy Kids Day! We will feature games, physical activity, fresh ideas for caretakers, healthy snacks and more. Stay tuned for dates and additional information.

Turkey Burn is November 27th - Bring Your Family for FREE!

Stop by the YMCA on the morning after Thanksgiving for a real BURN! Our instructors feature more classes than any other day of the year to help members and their families burn off those extra Thanksgiving calories. Stay tuned for a full schedule! We are open to the community!


Breakfast with Santa is kicking off the holiday season!

Every December the Y welcomes the community to join us for breakfast with Santa in the YMCA community room. Breakfast will be served for our participants and children will have the opportunity to sit with Santa and write a letter to be delivered in our special Santa Mail Box!