Category: YMCA

Lions Club donates $1,500 for YMCA campers

The Southington-Cheshire Community YMA announced the Southington Lions Club has donated $1,500 for YMCA Camp Sloper scholarships. These scholarships will provide children without the financial means to pay for the opportunity to attend Camp Sloper. “The YMCA believes that every…

Knights Cup draws young, local talent

By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR Elementary school and middle school athletes descended on the Southington High School track for the fourth annual Knights Cup. On Sunday, June 10, they were challenged to an abbreviated track meet designed to test their track…

YMCA awards grants for a healthy Southington

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Activate Southington, an on-going initiative administered by the Southington-Cheshire YMCA to improve the health and wellness of Southington residents, recently awarded grants of up to $500 to five community members for projects and programs that…

Sports listings for the May 25 edition

SHS CAMPS The following camps are not run, sponsored, or endorsed by the Southington Public Schools or the Southington Board of Education. Brochures are available at southingtonsports.com/Sports-Camps.html   BLUE KNIGHTS GIRLS BASKETBALL CLINIC—June 25-29, 8:30 a.m. to noon, in the…

Editorial: Anniversary year begins

Southington’s year of milestones kicked off this week with the 80th annual Chamber of Commerce dinner at the Aqua Turf, so it was appropriate that YMCA director John Myers was one of the honorees. After all, this week also kicks…

Chamber honors locals

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Southington Chamber of Commerce welcomed local businesses and residents to their 80th annual dinner celebration, recognizing several leaders in town and introducing new members to its board of directors. Stepping down from the role…