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The Bangor YMCA participates in the USDA Child & Adult Care Food Program

By Audrey Co on Sept. 15, 2016, at 10:53 a.m.
The Bangor YMCA (17 Second Street, Bangor, 207-941-2808) announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals are available at no separate charge to children ages birth through 18 years without regard to race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where …
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Youth Volunteers Organize Fundraiser to Support Families of Natural Disasters

By Audrey Co on March 29, 2016, at 5:55 p.m.
The Bangor Region’s Interact Club, a youth volunteer organization made up of high school students from the Greater Bangor Area sponsored by the Bangor Breakfast Rotary and The Bangor YMCA, are spending this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday helping ShelterBox raise funds at the Bangor Home Show. The Interact Club will …
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The Bangor YMCA Announces the Slate of Officers, Two New Members to Board of Directors

By Audrey Co on Feb. 22, 2016, at 6:52 p.m.
The Bangor YMCA is excited to announce its slate of 2016-2017 Board of Director Officers: Rich Armstrong, President of The Snowman Group, is holding a second term as President of The Bangor YMCA Board of Directors and has been a member of the Y’s Board since 2006. Rich has been …
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Caring Connections receives $21,000 grant from Avon Breast Health Outreach Program

By Audrey Co on Feb. 10, 2016, at 9:20 p.m.
BANGOR — The Avon Breast Health Outreach Program has awarded a $21,000 one-year grant to Caring Connections to increase awareness of the life-saving benefits of early detection of breast cancer. It is the 11th year that the program has received funding from the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade to support its …
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The Bangor YMCA participates in USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program

By Audrey Co on Jan. 14, 2016, at 10:58 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — The Bangor YMCA, 17 Second St., announced its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals are available at no separate charge to children age birth through 18 years. For information, call the YMCA at 941-2808. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your …
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Snowshoe Race at The Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan, 2014

The Bangor YMCA Announces Winterization of 107 Year Old Camp

By Audrey Co on Dec. 29, 2015, at 12:28 p.m.
The Bangor YMCA is excited to announce that starting January 3rd, 2016, The Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan will have its doors open year round, making it available for winter rentals and future Y outdoor winter programs. The Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan sits on 200 …
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Stop by the Y or Leadbetter's for raffle tickets

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Win $5,000 Worth of Gas from The Bangor YMCA Holiday Raffle!

By Audrey Co on Nov. 30, 2015, at 10:45 p.m.
The Bangor YMCA and Leadbetter’s Super Stop are selling raffle tickets for a chance to win the Grand Prize of $5,000 worth of gas from Leadbetter’s and Shell! For ONLY $20 per ticket, each person will be buying a chance to win 1 of 5 prizes donated by local businesses: …
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Y seminar aimed at keeping holiday calories under control

By Audrey Co on Nov. 09, 2015, at 10:32 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: The Bangor YMCA, 17 Second Street, Bangor, ME For more information: 2079412808; BangorYMCA.org BANGOR, Maine — Bangor YMCA health and wellness experts Katie Mroz and Adam Clark will host a fun holiday seminar to help attendees stay on the right track …
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Family Fun at the Y!

The Bangor YMCA to hold Annual Family Fun Halloween Bash with Haunted Mansion!

By Audrey Co on Oct. 20, 2015, at 9:29 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: The Bangor YMCA, 17 Second Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; BangorYMCA.org The Bangor YMCA will be hosting a Family Fun Halloween Bash this Sunday, October 25th, from 4:00pm to 6:00pm with the biggest attraction being the Haunted Mansion. …
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Burnie Gaff

BURNIE GAFF TO BE HONORED AT THE BANGOR YMCA 2015 GALA AND AUCTION

By Audrey Co on Aug. 27, 2015, at 10:59 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Cross Insurance Center, 515 Main Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; bangory.org/galaandauction At the upcoming Bangor YMCA Gala and Auction on September 26th at Cross Insurance Center, Burnie Gaff, and his company Gaftek, will receive the Doc Mann Children’s …
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The Bangor YMCA Kicks Off Weight Loss Camp This Fall

By Audrey Co on Aug. 13, 2015, at 4:40 p.m.
This fall, The Bangor YMCA will be introducing The Bangor YMCA Biggest Mover Goes to Camp, a new 4-day kick-start weight loss program that is unlike any other program in the area. To be held from Sunday, September 27th to Thursday, October 1st, at The Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at …
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The Bangor YMCA Gears Up for its 4th Annual Tri for the Y Sprint Triathlon!

By Audrey Co on July 07, 2015, at 2:11 a.m.
Sunday, July 19, 2015 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Brewer Lake Boat Launch, Brewer Lake Road, Orrington, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; bangory.org/triathlon On Sunday, July 19th, 2015, The Bangor YMCA will be hosting its Annual Tri for the Y Sprint Triathlon along the beautiful shores of Brewer Lake …
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The Bangor YMCA Hosts Open House at Their Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan

By Audrey Co on May 29, 2015, at 11:39 a.m.
Saturday, May 30, 2015 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: The Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan, 101 Camp Jordan Way, Ellsworth, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; CampJordan.org On Saturday, May 30th, The Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan will be hosting its annual Open House to give …
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Teen Group Hosts Pancake Breakfast to Benefit Non-Profit Focused on Land Mine Removal

By Audrey Co on May 14, 2015, at 12:09 p.m.
Saturday, May 16, 2015 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: John Bapst Memorial High School, 100 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; facebook.com/events/1609751422574343/ The Interact Leaders Club at The Bangor YMCA will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast this Saturday, May 16th, to benefit MAG America, a non-profit organization focused …
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FREE Screening of ALIVE INSIDE Showcases Music’s Ability to Combat Memory Loss

By Audrey Co on May 13, 2015, at 4:05 p.m.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Gracie Theatre, 1 College Circle, Bangor, Maine For more information: facebook.com/events/444747442355844/ The Bangor YMCA and The Community Care & Geriatrics Division of PCHC have partnered with Camden International Film Festival to show a FREE Screening of ALIVE INSIDE on Tuesday, …
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Breast Cancer Survivors to be Celebrated at Caring Connections Annual High Tea

By Audrey Co on April 28, 2015, at 7:34 p.m.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 250 Haskell Road, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; bangory.org/hightea On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015, Caring Connections will be hosting its 4th Annual Celebrating Survivors High Tea at the Hilton Garden Inn in Bangor. This special event …
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Healthy Kids Day at The Bangor YMCA!

By Audrey Co on April 15, 2015, at 2:07 a.m.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: The Bangor YMCA, 17 Second Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; BangorYMCA.org On Saturday, April 25, the Bangor YMCA is holding a FREE family fun event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active. YMCA’s Healthy …
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4th Annual Bangor YMCA Tri for the Y Sprint Triathlon

By Audrey Co on Feb. 24, 2015, at 11:46 p.m.
Sunday, July 19, 2015 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Brewer Lake Boat Launch, Brewer Lake Road, Orrington, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; bangory.org/triathlon The Bangor YMCA is excited to be hosting its Annual Tri for the Y Sprint Triathlon in Orrington on Sunday, July 19th, 2015! With triathletes coming …
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The Bangor YMCA’s Family Sunday Funday!

By Audrey Co on Feb. 24, 2015, at 11:24 p.m.
Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: The Bangor YMCA, 17 Second Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; BangorYMCA.org It’s not every day you get to go on an obstacle course in a pool, but it something you can do EVERY MONTH at The Bangor YMCA! …
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The Bangor YMCA’s March Parents Night Out!

By Audrey Co on Feb. 24, 2015, at 11:20 p.m.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: The Bangor YMCA, 17 Second Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2808; BangorYMCA.org Want to have a Date Night but can’t find care for your child? The Bangor YMCA would love your kids to join them for the evening at …