Krystal’s & Olivia’s Story

Krystal’s Y story has many exciting chapters, the first of which began 8 years ago when she lost her vision as a result of diabetes. She decided to pursue finding a guide dog, but it wasn’t that simple. First she had to start exercising in order to … [Read more...]


Nate’s & Nina’s Story

At the Y, we strengthen community through youth development because we believe that a community is stronger when all children have the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. The best way to do this is by providing them a safe … [Read more...]


Ed’s Story

For many, the YMCA serves as a place to access critical physical rehabilitation support. That is certainly true for Ed, a 62-year-old retired railroad engineer from South Dakota, who began a membership at the Downtown Y in 2016 in order to maintain … [Read more...]


Christmas Run Social Media Contest – WIN A FIT BIT!

Snap, Share, Win! Share your Christmas Run pics for a chance to win a FIT BIT FLEX 2® and 1 FREE entry into your next Y race! It's simple! Just snap, post, and include both hashtags: #ymcachristmasrun #saintalphonsus Winner will be … [Read more...]


GIVE THE GIFT of Good Health This Holiday Season!

This holiday season, give the gift of health to someone you love. Whether it is for membership or a program, we have gift certificates to meet your needs. Simply stop by a YMCA facility today and visit the front desk.  A staff person will gladly … [Read more...]


Burn the Bird 2016

Burn off that Thanksgiving feast with a friend at the Caldwell Family YMCA. Bring friends and family for FREE to participate in any of the following classes on Friday, November 25! Dry classes Silver Sneakers, 9am Cycle 10:15am Bootcamp, … [Read more...]


Caldwell YMCA -Construction Planned for Fall of 2016

What? In order to better meet the needs of our members, the Caldwell Family YMCA will undergo a remodel and refresh project in October-January. These changes, made possible by generous community support, will include: » NEW! Ceiling to the … [Read more...]


Fall Youth Programs for All!

The Y is the place to be this Fall.  We are offering more youth programs than ever, and the variety is incredible.  We truly have Fall programs for every child and teen in the Treasure Valley! PRE-K » Lil’ ones can become artists, climbers, … [Read more...]


2016 YMCA Fall Program Guide is Here!

The 2016 Fall Program Guide has been published and is now available for our members, families, and youth throughout the community to see all that the Y is offering this Fall.  The Guide contains detailed information about programs in the areas … [Read more...]


FALL CATALOG! AARP New Knowledge Adventures

Welcome to New Knowledge Adventures, a collaborative program brought to you by the YMCA, AARP, and ISU-Meridian! NKA is a participatory and self-directed group that aims to further the well-being and intellectual pursuits of those over 50. Join … [Read more...]