Community Interests


Saturday, September 15: 8:00AM to 3:00PM
Saturday, October 13: 8:00AM to 3:00PM
Saturday, January 19, 2019: 8:00AM to 3:00PM
Saturday, April 13, 2019: 8:00AM to 3:00PM
Saturday, June 8, 2019: 8:00AM to 3:00PM

Ages: 11 to 15

The Safe Sitter Essentials with CPR is a nationally recognized training program for youth babysitting taught by certified SafeSitter instructors. During the training, students ages 11 to 15 learn how to care for a choking infant or child, basic first aid/CPR, personal safety as a babysitter, injury prevention, how to care for children (feeding, diapering, etc), behavior management and more. This class will be held at the Blair Regional YMCA. Pre-registration is required. A registration form must be completed and signed by a parent/guardian before the start of class. Participants are asked to pack a lunch and/or snack.  

Members: $60 ; Public: $70

**Pre-registration is required


Bellwood pool will open for the season on May 26. Pool hours daily are Noon to 7:00PM. Resident rates are available for YMCA Members as well as Bellwood & Antis Township residents (must show proof of residency). Day passes also available. Pool passes make GREAT stocking stuffers!


Friday, May 10: 5:00PM until dusk
Ages: All ages

This festival promotes good old fashioned family fun with carnival games, children’s crafts, food booths and prizes. FREE t-shirts will be given away, while supplies last. All proceeds from the festival will benefit the programs and services of the YMCA Early Learning Center. Don’t miss it, admission is FREE! Call the YMCA Early Learning Center at (814) 695-3204 for more information.

THANKS TO OUR 2018 MAJOR SPONSORS:                                
Bavarian Aid Society
Mid-State Drywall Contractors
Mile Level Physical Therapy
Smith Transport, Inc.
Stuckey Ford
Toona Automotive
Wolf’s Furniture
University Orthopedics Center


Saturday, April 27, 2019: 10:00AM to 1:00PM
Ages: All ages                                      

“Empower youth potential!” A day filled with fun, engaging and creative activities.  Join in on the fun! We will have games, demonstrations, free t-shirts, exhibits, face painting and physical activities. We will also have open swimming from 1:00 to 4:00PM. Children must be accompanied in the pool by an adult if under the age of 9. All activities are free and open to the public. Lunch and snacks will be available for a small fee. Healthy Kids Day is a part of the YMCA’s national effort to keep kids moving and learning all summer long!


Your birthday party is sure to be a “splash” hit at the Y!  Enjoy two hours in the party room which includes one hour in the lap pool with a certified lifeguard & football toss. Bring your own decorations and refreshments. Contact the Y at 695-4467 to schedule your pool party today.


The Women’s Auxiliary is in its 84th year of providing financial support to the Blair Regional YMCA through fundraisers held during the year. These funds have helped to purchase first aid supplies, life vests, rescue tubes, water dumbbells, scooters, basketballs, art supplies, display signs and pay for two youth to attend summer camp.

Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of each month; September through May, 12:30PM at the Y. The Auxiliary is open to all women; you do not have to be a member of the Y to join.  For more information contact the YMCA at 695-4467.

2018-19 Officers:
President - Willie Johnston
Vice President - Donna Cohen
Recording Secretary - Ruth Weaver
Corresponding Secretary - Marilyn Hartt
Treasurer - Linda Daugherty
Historian - Barb Hoover
Chaplain (Open)
Advisor - Joyce Gingrich