Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Waldo County YMCA to promote the physical, mental, social, and spiritual development of Waldo County children and families.




Upcoming Special Events


January 31 - February 10, 2016 Valentine's Hallway Auction

February 1- April 12, 2016 AARP Tax Aide

Free tax assistance will be offered at the Waldo County YMCA, Monday and Tuesday mornings, February 1 - April 12. Appointments may be made after January 18 by calling the Y at 207.338.4598 or stopping by the Front Desk. AARP Tax Aide volunteers receive IRS-sponsored training and assistance to e-file individual income tax returns for the elderly, low-to-moderate-income individuals and families, Veterans and taxpayers with disabilities.

February 26, 2016 Special Olympics Swim Meet
The Knox/Waldo Regional Special Olympics Swim Meet is an exciting event for children and adults with disabilities. Come join the fun and experience true joy. An awards ceremony will immediately follow the meet in our gym.

March 12, 2016 Family Fun Night - March Movie Night!

March 26, 2016 37th Annual St. George River Canoe Race
Three miles of dead water, 1-mile rapids, 2-miles dead water and curves with one Class III drop. This race has Class II-III rapids + or - depending on the water level.

April 2, 2016 43nd Annual Passy River Canoe Race
Race starts at the Littlefield Farm, first mile is flat water with many curves. Course passes under a cement bridge to another mile of flat water followed by a short stretch of Class II rapids. A 2-mile stretch of flat water to the Rolerson’s bridge, then Class I, II and III whitewater for a mile and a half, leading to a flat-water stretch to the finish.

April 9, 2016 Healthy Kids Day
The Waldo County YMCA invites kids and parents to join us for Healthy Kids Day™. As the leading nonprofit for strengthening community, the Y holds Healthy Kids Day to bring families together to engage in fun, active play and learn healthier habits that help them grow and thrive.

May 14, 2016 Dan Horton Invitational Masters Swim Meet
Come join us for our 6th Annual Masters Swim Meet! Named in honor of Dan Horton who has and continues to help kids and members of our community stay healthy and active in the pool. See our website for details!

May 21, 2016 Triathlon for All Ages
Our 7th year of excitement and fun for the whole family! This is a race for everyone, after the full sprint tri in the morning for adults and teens, the children’s triathlons will begin in the afternoon. It all begins with the swim portion taking place at the Tom and Sally Savage Pool Complex at the Waldo County YMCA.

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