YMCA Week 2015
YMCA Week will be taking place June 1-6 to celebrate the year’s achievements. It will link with the International YMCA Global Challenge on our ‘Movement’s” 171st birthday – 6th June. Lots of events have been planned from Cobh to Londonderry, including the opening of new buildings, birthday parties for Projects, launching of reports and our National Fun day on the 6th. The table below gives a list of the various events taking place.
||Description of Event
||After Schools Project will focus on YMCAs throughout the world
||Official Opening of a community mural drawn by local PAKT group
||YMCA North Down
||A range of activities planned including Family Fete, Community Picnic ,Youth & Community , Building & Fundraising Launch
|| YMCA Dublin
|| A range of activities planned including Childcare Graduation Ceremony,International Food Day, Penalty Shoot-out and launch of Third Space (TBC)
|Thursday 12 Noon
|| YMCA Cobh
|| The Official Opening of the New YMCA Centre in Cobh by Sean Sherlock TD
||Launch of road safety report commissioned by Larne YMCA
|| YMCA Cork
||Celebration of 30 years of youth information work and live bands performing.
||Cake, Cage and Craic -an evening of fun with Certificate presentations, football tournament & Cookery!
||A celebration of International volunteers!
|| YMCA Larne
|| A local celebration of Greenhill YMCA’s 100th birthday with live link
|| YMCA Greenhill
|| Celebration of Greenhill YMCA 100th Birthday with international link up & premiere of Greenhill film
||24 people in two Canadian Canoes are going to travel the full length of the River Foyle.
|Saturday 12 noon
||Official opening of the new Child Care building with BBQ and family fun activities