The YMCA and Prescott Valley Town Council have approved a Development Agreement that will outline the work necessary for a YMCA facility to become a reality in the Town. The proposed YMCA would be located on a parcel of land, donated by the Fain Signature Group, adjoining the Bob Edwards Park to the south. “I’m
May is Older Americans Month and the James Family Prescott YMCA is emphasizing the importance of being active and involved, no matter where or when you are in life. Quad Cities residents are encouraged to develop behaviors that are crucial to healthy aging, including healthy eating, increasing physical activity and social interaction—especially those adults over
Travis Bonifay has been a Prescott YMCA Member for 18 years working with awesome personal trainers like Mary, Nino and Caleb. Travis was injured in an automobile accident when he was young and is truly a walking miracle. He sustained a traumatic head injury which resulted in the loss of both short term and long-term
The James Family Prescott YMCA’s 35th Annual Youth Basketball League season is almost here. The League, which is sponsored by Foothills Bank, will tip off January 2nd and run through March 4th. Did you know that YMCA basketball goes back way beyond tear-away pants and orange slices? In fact, the YMCA was instrumental in the
Gaile Harden, USMS (United States Master Swim) swimmer awarded for making the Top Ten in her 80-84 age group!
Gaile Harden, USMS (United States Master Swim) swimmer awarded for making the Top Ten in her 80-84 age group. Gaile won the award for short course yards swimming the 1,000-yard freestyle in February this year. Last year Gaile placed in the top ten in the 50, 100 & 200 Backstroke and 50, 100 & 200
The James Family Prescott YMCA’s 17th Annual Youth Flag Football League season is almost here. The League for boys and girls, ages 6-15 will kick off September 28th and run through the middle of November. Did you know that James Naismith, the “Father of Basketball,” is said to have invented the football helmet to protect