Tag Archive for Lynn YMCA

Lynn Youth Successfully Pitch “Shark Tank-style” for United Way Funding

12.13.16 Sourced from United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley At United Way’s Youth Venture “Pitch Day” at Simmons College Saturday, thirty teams made their pitches “Shark Tank”-style. They were were judged by volunteers from Boston’s business community and awarded up to $1,000 in seed money to get their community-benefiting ventures off the ground.…

Purchase Y Membership Raffles to Support American Latino Committee

10.2.16 – Raffles for YMCA family membership packages to support the American Latino Committee – The Lynn YMCA has sponsored our organization with 6- 3 Month Membership Family Packages, which give you privilege to use 4 different YMCA facilities in Lynn, Saugus, Peabody and Melrose, Each membership is worth $198 dollars! You can receive a…

Get Involved in Community Gardening – Here’s How

From the Lynn Food and Fitness Alliance –  Community gardens offer spaces for people to grow fresh produce and connect with their neighbors. These growing spaces are quickly expanding in Lynn. Last summer the Park Commission passed a series of procedures for creating and participating in community gardens on city park lands. The Ames Playground…

Lynn’s Shining Stars Recognized

The Lynn YMCA held its 2nd annual Shining Stars Music Recognition Awards at the Lynn Museum on March 10, 2016. Here are the photos. But first, the winners: Gold Star Award: Melina Laganas – student with School of Rock, local performer Rising Star Award: Justice Born – Wreck Shop Movement Spotlight Award: Seth Albaum –…

Lynn’s Shining Stars to be Recognized

Lynn YMCA to Host 2nd Annual Shining Stars Music Recognition Awards at the Lynn Museum March 10, 2016 Purchase Tickets (opens in new window/tab) The Lynn Museum is located at 590 Washington Street in the Downtown Lynn Cultural District.

Two 5k’s Saturday Morning, Two Causes

Someone should try to make a 10k out of this.       The Lynn YMCA is hosting the 5k Stride Along the Tide, starting 8:30am at the Coast Guard Station on Nahant. Click the poster for more details and for links to register.       The Run for Freedom 5k kicks off 9:30am…

Oral Histories of Lynn

From NSCC – North Shore Community College Lynn Oral History Project, Wednesday, April 29th, 12-1:30 Mark your calendars for the North Shore Community College Oral History Project  as students present oral histories of notable Lynn businesses, including Durkee Mower (manufacturer of Fluff), the Capitol Diner, Zimman’s, the Lynn YMCA and Salvy the Florist.  This is the…

Lynn Y will train you for that 5k

The price of admission to the class will also include entry to the Y’s own 5k, Stride Along the Tide May 30th. There’s also the Project Wheels Walk, Run & Roll 5k + Pancake Breakfast at Rolly’s April 26, The Sacred Heart School 5k & Spring Carnival May 9th, and the Run for Freedom 5k…