Category: YMCA

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…

2018 Sloper Plunge: Go jump in a lake

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Saturday’s temperatures climbed to 48 degrees, but the water at YMCA Camp Sloper hovered just one degree above freezing as 175 people “took the plunge” to raise money for the YMCA’s 13th annual Sloper Plunge.…

Did you take the plunge?

More than 150 participants braved the cold on Saturday, Jan. 20 for the 13th annual Sloper Plunge at YMCA Camp Sloper. The fundraising event challenges participants to leap into the icy waters at the camp to raise money for summer…