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Randolph-Asheboro YMCA

Asheboro, NC

2019-2020 Special Events


WELLNESS SEMINARS

Wellness Seminars are scheduled at various times throughout the year. Information about these programs will be available at the appropriate times at the front desk information center and our website.

PUTTING THE Y IN COMMUNITY

  • November 9, 2019; 8:00am-4:00pm

Bring the whole family for a free day of activities and help us give back to the community! The Y is open to the community to enjoy fitness classes, swimming, Senior/Teen Center activities, and more! Other happenings this day include: Holiday Craft Fair, Flu Shots and Health Screenings, and Canned Food Drive. Interested in joining the Y? Bring 5 or more non-perishable food items November 8-10 and the new member joining fee will be waived! A savings of $50-$100!

HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR

  • Saturday, November 9, 2019: 8:00am – 3:00 pm

Gear up for holiday shopping with our 7th annual Holiday Craft Fair! The Basketball Gymnasium is filled with local vendors and crafters of all sorts. Reserve your space for only $20 per table and surrounding area and you keep all the profits! Rental proceeds go towards our “Invest In People” Scholarship Program.

PARENTS NIGHT OUT

  • Friday, November 15, 2019; 6:00pm-10:00pm
  • Friday, December 13, 2019; 6:00pm-10:00pm

*Possibly more dates to come...

Grades K-8

COST: $15/Members; $25/Public (need a minimum of 8 registrants)

*FREE if enrolled in the After School Fun Club Program.

(need a minimum of 8 registrants enrolled the Wednesday prior to event date)

**Bring a towel & swim suit for swimming***

COOKIES & STORY TIME with SANTA

  • Sunday, December 8, 2019 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Bring the entire family to visit with Jolly Ole St. Nick, enjoy some yummy cookies and listen to the reading of a few Christmas stories!

JV BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

  • December 26, 27, and 28, 2019

Since its inception in 1999, The Bank OZK JV Basketball Holiday Classic has been a major success for all. It has grown to become the largest JV Basketball Tournament in the country. We are currently gearing up for our 20th year.

YOUR HEART IS AT THE ’Y’ DINNER & DANCE

  • Friday, February 28, 2020 Theme: Roaring 20’s/The Great Gatsby

Help support your YMCA and dance for a cause at the Annual Dinner & Dance!

Join us for an elegant evening to benefit youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility! The semi-formal event is held at Pinewood Country Club and the evening consists of dinner, dancing, live auction with big ticket items, cash bar, DJ, and more! This event is put on by volunteers of the ‘Friends of the Y’ Committee.

FATHER/DAUGHTER PROM

  • Saturday, March 21, 2020

Dads, spend the evening with the apple of your eye. Daughters, come dance the night away with your favorite man. This is an annual event held every spring. The gala is an evening with heavy hors d’oeurves, music, games and door prizes/free gifts. Everyone receives a free photograph to commemorate this special evening.

Tickets: Members - $60 Couple, $20 each additional daughter; Public - $70/Couple, $30/each additional daughter; Tickets on sale Jan 18 – March 17, 2020

SAM BOSSONG GOLF TOURNAMENT

  • Friday, May 8, 2020

The Sam Bossong Golf Tournament is held every year in memory of Sam Bossong, a long-time supporter of the Randolph-Asheboro YMCA. The Asheboro Jr. Women’s Club is the official host of this event. The 20th Annual Sam Bossong Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, May 8, 2020, with all the proceeds going to the Randolph-Asheboro YMCA’s “Invest in People’ Annual Scholarship Campaign, Sam Bossong Playground, SplashPad, and the development of our youth through programs, activities and equipment. Contact Patrick O’Hara at pohara@asheboroymca.com for further information.

FREE COMMUNITY DAY

  • Saturday, May 16, 2020: 8:00 – 4:00 pm

The YMCA opens its doors to the community for a free day of fun and activities. Bring your swimsuit and towel and prepare to get wet on the Splash Pad! Free swimming lessons are also offered this day.

*Must register in advance at the Front Desk for these free swimming lessons. Other happenings this day include: Community Yard Sale, Healthy Kids Day, special fitness classes, swimming, Senior/Teen Center activities, and more! No joining fee May 17-19! A savings of $50-$100.

HEALTHY KIDS DAY

  • Saturday, May 16, 2020: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us to help build a happier, healthier kid on Healthy Kids Day! This is a free community event open to all kids and families with fun, active play and educational opportunities! As a national YMCA initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids, over 1500 YMCA’s across the country take part in Healthy Kids Day.

COMMUNITY YARD SALE

  • Saturday, May 16, 2020: 7:00 – 12:00 pm

Clean out your closets, garages and attics! The Randolph-Asheboro YMCA will rent 6 foot tables with surrounding space for only $15 at our community yard sale. This event is held from 7am – noon in the YMCA’s side paved lot. (In case of rain, event will be held in the basketball gymnasium.) Bring all your items for sale, keep all your profits, and we’ll handle all advertising and set-up. All table rental proceeds will benefit the “Invest in People” Scholarship program.

FREE SUMMER FAMILY MOVIE NIGHTS ON THE SPLASH PAD

  • Friday, May 15, 2020: dusk, approx. 9:00 pm
  • Friday, June 12, 2020: dusk, approx. 9:00 pm
  • Friday, June 26, 2020: dusk, approx. 9:00 pm
  • Friday, July 24, 2020: dusk, approx. 9:00 pm

These events are FREE and open to the ENTIRE community! Please come and enjoy family activities and Splash Pad FUN before the movie, 7:30-8:15 pm. Also please bring enough seating for your family to sit in and plan to be seated by 8:45 pm (this will help avoid disruptions during the movie). Concessions will be available.

KIDS ‘TRI’ AT THE ‘Y’

  • Saturday, June 6, 2020, 9:00 am

The triathlon is for youth ages 6-14 and combines swimming, biking and running in an exciting paced format that promotes fun, fitness and self-confidence. Race distances are age appropriate. The swim portion takes place in the YMCA pool. If needed, participants will be provided a flotation device and assistance in the lane. After completing the swim, the triathlete runs to his or her bike, puts on a helmet and shoes to ride the bike course. At the end of the bike course, the triathlete will run or walk the rest of the race on the mile community walking path around the soccer field and is cheered on as they cross the finish line! All participants receive an event T-shirt, a medal, and a goody bag at the awards ceremony on the YMCA Splash Pad for the entire family to enjoy. This is a free event to every child in our community wanting to participate and is sponsored by area businesses in collaboration with the YMCA. It is a rewarding experience for everyone involved. Contact Robin Hatch at rhatch@asheboroymca.com for further information.

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

  • August 8, 2020

The 12th Annual Randolph-Asheboro Fall Volleyball Classic, open to both JV and Varsity teams, has become successful and a yearly tradition. All proceeds from the tournament benefit the YMCA Scholarship Fund. These funds allow the YMCA to continue the philosophy of never turning anyone away due to lack of ability to pay.

BACK TO SCHOOL BASH

  • Thursday, August 20, 2020: 6:00-8:00 pm

Celebrate the last few days of summer and going back to school with a splash! Students K-5 and parents, join us for this free event at the Splash Pad! Parents must remain on site with their child(ren).

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