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Mansfield YMCA Kids Club benefits Lexington elementary students, looks to expand to other district

Mansfield YMCA Kids Club benefits Lexington elementary students, looks to expand to other district

October 3, 2018 Angela Cirone
Parents of elementary students from Lexington Local Schools have a new before-and after-school care option. The Mansfield YMCA Kids Club launched this school year at Central, Eastern, and Western Elementary Schools. In previous school years, students
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Mansfield Area Y delays opening of splash pad park to 2019

Mansfield Area Y delays opening of splash pad park to 2019

August 15, 2018
MANSFIELD – The Mansfield Area Y announced Monday that its water splash pad park, located at 750 Scholl Rd., will be open to the public next summer.
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Mansfield YMCA pool renovations crucial to equipping children with water safety skills

Mansfield YMCA pool renovations crucial to equipping children with water safety skills

August 7, 2018 Katie Hunt
The Ott family began John’s swim lessons when he was two years old. Now, at only three and a half, he’s ready to take on just about anything thrown his way during his weekly lesson. YJohn sat in his mother Melissa’s lap as she share
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YMCA offers before and after daycare at Lexington Schools

YMCA offers before and after daycare at Lexington Schools

July 10, 2018 Noah Jones
LEXINGTON -- The Mansfield Area YMCA will expand into the Lexington School District by offering licensed, before- and after-school programming, beginning this fall.
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Superheroes spotted at the Mansfield Area Y

Superheroes spotted at the Mansfield Area Y

March 23, 2018 Angela Cirone
Heroes have the power to transform lives. The simple acts of encouraging a friend, dedicating time to volunteer, and striving to make a difference within a job moves individuals into the hero category.
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Romanchuck honors Mansfield Area Y during Ohio House Session

Romanchuck honors Mansfield Area Y during Ohio House Session

December 4, 2017
MANSFIELD - State Rep. Mark Romanchuk (R-Mansfield) presented a resolution on behalf of the Ohio House to the Mansfield Area Y in celebration of its 150th anniversary.
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Special needs children grow physically at the YMCA

Special needs children grow physically at the YMCA

September 20, 2017 Angela Cirone
MANSFIELD -- For nearly two years Heidi Augustine has instructed Chance to Dance, a program for special needs children at the Mansfield Area YMCA. The class meets on the second and fourth Saturdays each month.
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YMCA  Volunteers make life-changing contributions

YMCA Volunteers make life-changing contributions

June 26, 2017 Angela Cirone
Mansfield Area YMCA volunteers contribute valuable time and skills to create meaningful experiences for members. Their long-term commitments translate to lives saved and families transformed through healthier, active lifestyles.
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Mansfield Area Y celebrates with flag-raising ceremony

Mansfield Area Y celebrates with flag-raising ceremony

June 15, 2017 Mark Caudill
MANSFIELD Built 17 years ago, the Mansfield Area Y had never had a flag until Wednesday. "It was a goal of mine to put a flag on this campus," Y president and CEO Cristen Gilbert said. Gilbert came to the Y five years ago. Dozens of people turned out
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YMCA lifeguard, Ontario student, rescued from troubled past

YMCA lifeguard, Ontario student, rescued from troubled past

May 23, 2017 Angela Cirone
MANSFIELD -- Ontario High School student Isaiah Morales has become a dependable and skilled Mansfield Area YMCA employee. He works as a lifeguard and swim lessons instructor, while assisting with other responsibilities beyond his job description.
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Splash Pad to open in summer of 2018

Splash Pad to open in summer of 2018

May 22, 2017 Jay Jackman
MANSFIELD, OH - This year, the Mansfield Area YMCA will be celebrating their 150tht year of operation. (1867-2017). The Mansfield YMCA is the longest running non-profit in Richland County.
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YMCA Preschool and Early Learning Center surrounds families with support

YMCA Preschool and Early Learning Center surrounds families with support

April 15, 2017 Angela Cirone
Y continues to support the development of community youth
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