Specialty Programs

KnittingMAHJONGG WEDNESDAY - Northern Door
Come join our new group of Mahjongg players in the Social Lounge at the Northern Door YMCA.  We will meet in the Social Lounge at Northern Door.  Make new friends, and challenge your brain at the same time.

WISDOM WEDNESDAY - Sturgeon Bay and Northern Door
Wisdom Wednesday is a FREE informational program held one Wednesday a month.  Everyone in the community is invited to attend and hear from different businesses and spokespeople from throughout Door County.  Topics range from health topics, to financial planning, to gardening and holiday decorating.

GARDEN CLUB - Sturgeon Bay 
Anyone is welcome to join the group of gardeners who do the landscaping at the YMCA each year.  Each spring the group cleans up what winter has left behind and plants new annuals to brighten the YMCA grounds. Throughout the summer they continue to maintain the gardens and then plant more bulbs in the Fall.  Through each season the group laughs, talks and offers their "green thumb" advice to one another.

CRAFTY Y CLUB - Northern Door 
The Crafty Y Club is a group that meets at the Northern Door Program Center twice a month  to both make crafts for the YMCA and numerous other local organizations and socialize.  At each meeting they bring new ideas to try and their own personal craft creations to share. Some of the projects they have done for the Door County YMCA include decorated aprons, tote bags, and vases for numerous years of Dining Around the Door. They have also donated their projects to other organizations, making door decorations for the Scandia Village residents, tray favors for Door County Memorial Hospital and knit caps, sweaters and booties for the Christ Child Society to give to the hospital.

¡HABLEMOS ESPAÑOL! is a Spanish introductory course that will provide students in Kindergarten through Grade 2 with basic understanding of Spanish language.  Through fun games, songs and activities, the students will not only develop proper understanding of the written (where appropriate) and oral forms of the language but wil also familiarize themselves with the cultural diversity of the Spanish-speaking world.  Taught by Amanda Voight. 

RUNNING CLUB - Northern Door
Interested runners of all skill levels are invited to join the Northern Door YMCA Running Club.  This club meets Monday evenings at 6:30 pm and Friday mornings at 8:30 am at the Northern Door Program Center.  This is a group guided run that will often take you through beautiful Peninsula State Park and to distances you wish to run.  For more information, contact Matt at the YMCA at (920) 868-3660

Relax and enjoy a traditional, but always popular one-hour Swedish Massage incorporating full body relaxation to relieve stress, muscle stiffness and improve circulationl.  We will use the finest oils available as we massage your back, neck, legs, fee, arms, face and scalp.  Terri McArdle, Massage Therapist from Door County Memorial Hospital, will be available from 8:30 am to 1:45 pm on Tuesdays.

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