News & Events

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Youth Day at the Capitol Brings 300 Youth Together to Practice Advocacy on February 25

The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities will partner with several other youth-serving organizations to bring 300 students in grades 6-12 to the Minnesota State Capitol to visit with

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YMCA CycleHealth Hosts Sixth Annual Kidarod to Promote Kids’ Health February 22

CycleHealth, a kid-powered wellness initiative of the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities will host the sixth annual Kidarod at Fish Lake Regional Park on Saturday, Februar

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YMCA Collaborates with Community to Improve Educational Equity Through Innovative Programs

Far too many students, especially in underserved groups and communities, lack robust access to the core elements of a quality education.

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YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities Hosts Google’s Be Internet Awesome Workshops to Teach Parents How to Keep Their Kids Safe Online on Safer Internet Day February 11

The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities will host 20 Google Be Internet Awesome workshops to teach parents how to instill healthy and responsible Internet habits in their children.

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Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring program

New and available exclusively at the Southdale YMCA in Edina

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The what, why and how of castor oil packs

Help detoxify the liver naturally, improve lymphatic circulation and reduce inflammation—all from the comfort of home.

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YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities Offers First-Of-Its-Kind Digital Health Program Benefitting Members and Kids Through YMCA MN Apple Watch App

First Apple Watch Connected Y helps members transform their fitness experience with Apple Watch while supporting youth programs through Move for Good

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YMCA Celebrates Mentors Being Positive Role Models For Young People

According to the National Mentoring Partnership, youth at risk for falling off track are 55 percent more likely to enroll in college and 130 percent more likely to hold leade

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66th Minnesota YMCA Youth in Government Program Brings Youth Together for State's Largest Hands-On Civic Education Event January 9-12

The YMCA will welcome 1,550 students in grades eight through 12 to the Minnesota State Capitol January 9-12 for the YMCA Center for Youth Voice’s Youth in Government program.

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What does “wellbeing” really mean?

There are lots of terms used throughout the health, wellness and wellbeing space—learn how they relate.

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