Down East Family YMCA News

20th Annual Echo Lake Swim

The 20th Annual Bill Reeve Echo Lake Swim will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, at Ike’s Point on Mount Desert Island. Swimmers may participate in the 500-yard swim, the 1.5-mile swim or both. The registration fee is $10 for those ages 18 and under and $20 for those 19 and over. A family challenge, which […]

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Support our State Champs, Join the Y!

If you purchase a membership at the YMCA between Saturday, July 26 and Wednesday, July 30 the Y will donate the Joiner Fee to the Junior League team to help them raise the $17,500 needed to attend the Regional Championships in New Jersey that they qualified for by winning the State Championships!

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Summer Swim Lessons

Is your child safe in and around the water? Did you know that Hancock County is covered in over 700 square miles of freshwater? The YMCA’s swim lesson program offers small group lessons for children aged 6 months and older. Lessons consist of stroke development, water safety and self rescue skills….and FUN! This summer we […]

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