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YMCA adding Ballet & Tap intro program

November 6, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison Family YMCA is happy to announce a brand new program for our area youth. ‘Intro to Ballet & Tap’ is an hour-long combination class specifically designed to introduce girls [Read More…]

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Youth fall basketball leagues forming

October 1, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – Fall Youth Basketball League registration is now open at the Fort Madison Family YMCA. The Y’s Youth Basketball Program is broken into two leagues, Mighty Mites and 1st/2nd Grade. [Read More…]

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YMCA, school district formalize after-school program

August 30, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Parents appealing district’s decision to refuse to bus their children BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison YMCA has formalized plans for it’s after-school programs in the wake of the Fort Madison [Read More…]

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YMCA, school district ponder after-school solutions

August 14, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – With the current shortage of bus drivers impacting transportation issues in the Fort Madison School District, after-school programs such as the YMCA are looking at ways to get [Read More…]

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FM YMCA opens registration for Stampede 5K

August 8, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

SUBMITTED ARTICLE FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison Family YMCA is hosting their 10th Annual Rodeo Stampede 5k Run/Walk on Saturday, September 7th preceding the Annual Tri-State Rodeo Parade in downtown Fort Madison. The Rodeo [Read More…]

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FM YMCA to hold synchronized swimming week

July 21, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Submitted articleFORT MADISON – The Fort Madison YMCA is holding a class this month to introduce swimmers to synchronized swimming.This five-day class introduces youth to the sport and art of synchronized swimming through techniques, drills, [Read More…]

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Fort Madison YMCA kicks off 2019 donation campaign

June 25, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Submitted article FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison Family YMCA’s 2019 Sustaining Campaign kicked off with board members presenting their 2019 donations during a board gathering at the Fort Madison Y.The participation of our board [Read More…]

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YMCA to offer 24/7 access

May 7, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Want that post Thanksgiving dinner workout? If you can get through the urban legend of the tryptophan-induced nappy feels, you can now hit the YMCA for a healthy [Read More…]

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YMCA nearing campaign goal

August 25, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison YMCA is nearing its goal of $30,000 to help underprivileged families have access to the facility’s programs. According to YMCA executive director Ryan Wilson, [Read More…]

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City turns over pool to YMCA for 2018 season

February 21, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – It’s official. The City of Fort Madison is now only partially in the swimming pool business. At Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Fort Madison City Council, the [Read More…]

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YMCA soccer registration opens Monday

February 17, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – The YMCA youth soccer registration period will open Monday will continue through March 16th for early deadline registration. Programs this year include: 5 Week Little Tykes Program – 3-6 [Read More…]

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YMCA branching out with localized classes

February 8, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison YMCA is bringing health to a facility near you. According to Ryan Wilson, executive director the Fort Madison YMCA, classes are now being offered [Read More…]

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Sailfish place at Fort Madison swim meet Saturday

December 17, 2017 Lee Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison Sailfish hosted it’s annual invitational Saturday at the Fort Madison YMCA. Complete results from the meet are listed below with Fort Madison Sailfish in bold. Event [Read More…]

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FM preschools still have open seats

October 24, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Fort Madison school officials are trying to figure out what is leading to the reduced enrollment in the district’s free 4-year-old preschool program. According to Kim Harmon, [Read More…]

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YMCA’s Kindermusik fall session begins Sept. 11

August 23, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison YMCA’s seasonal popular Kindermusik program will kick off it’s fall session beginning on Sept. 11 Classes focus on engagement through music and bonding with parents and [Read More…]

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City gives thumbs up to YMCA/pool deal

April 4, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – A shortened Fort Madison City Council literally gave thumbs up to proceed with discussions to have the local YMCA take over management of the municipal pool. Three [Read More…]

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