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Peace Medal Breakfast 2014

Help us celebrate YMCA peace makers at the 2014 YMCA Peace Medal Breakfast featuring our keynote speaker, Thomas Froese, journalist and author, part-time Hamiltonian, who resides in Africa eight months of the year.

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Stroke Survivors Needed For Research Study on Recovery Program

Stroke survivors from the Niagara, Brantford and Hamilton areas are needed for a research study exploring whether participants in the Fit for Function stroke recovery program show improved health. The study will begin in October and last for three months. It will take place at the Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA, Brantford Family YMCA and the Walker Family YMCA in St. Catharines. There is no cost to participate. More...

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YMCA Wanakita Alumni Weekend Returns -- with a special guest performance

After the tremendous fun YMCA Wanakita alumni had reconnecting in 2013 at the 60th Anniversary event, we are pleased to announce the revival of the annual YMCA Wanakita Alumni Weekends. And we have a very special treat -- a performance by Wanakita Alumni Jeremy Fisher. Uh-Oh!

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Delayed Bus Today

Hi folks!This is a quick note to let you know that the bus home from camp today has left half an hour late (30 minutes), at 11:00am. This means that the bus arriving in Toronto, Burlington and Hamilton will be late.If you have any questions please co…

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Goodbye Winter!

Well, we've had a wonderful winter up here at camp these past few months! With record temperatures, and record snowfall, all of our participants had their fair share of winter conditions.We had many different groups here this winter, including i…

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Family Celebrations!

Wanakita hosted a Family Day Weekend camp this past holiday weekend!We had 40 people up here to camp to celebrate family time with their families.Activities included cross country skiing, snowshoeing, high ropes, low ropes, fort building, skating, th…

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