#Empower2020 Wellness Challenge starts February 16

It’s your year to shine!  Join our #Empower2020 Wellness Challenge from February 16 – April 24. Meet with your trainer (and team) twice per week and compete to win points and prizes! Earn points by attending team sessions, group exercise classes, checking in for individual workouts at the YWCA, and

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New Birthday Party Packages

Are you looking for a place to host your child's special birthday party?  Create lasting memories of a fun-filled celebration at YWCA New Britain.  Birthday party packages include a two-hour party for 10 children starting at just $200.  With the many new a la carte add-on options, you can completely customize

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YWCA Releases 2020 YWomen Vote Report

The stage is set for women to be a driving force in 2020. The nation will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave some women the right to vote, and the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which later expanded critical voting rights and

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Spring Sexual Assault Counselor Advocate Training Class Forming Now

Become a state certified sexual assault crisis counselor/advocate!  The YWCA SACS Counselor Advocate Training (CAT) program is a 48-hour training program leading to certification as a volunteer Sexual Assault Crisis Counselor.  The spring class will run from February 6 to May 21 on Thursdays from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at

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East Side Community Center to be VITA Site

YWCA New Britain's East Side Community Center will be a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site for anyone needing income tax preparation assistance from January 7 to April 14.  If you earned less than $56,000 in 2019, you may be eligible for free services including e-file and direct deposit.  If

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Don’t Miss These Fitness Specials

The New Year is almost here, and YWCA New Britain has everything you need to stay happy and healthy in 2020.  Keep reading to learn more about our Fitness and Wellness specials. Give the Gift of Fitness (Current members)- if you refer a friend or family member to YWCA New

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Evening of Treasures Raises Important Funds for Programs & Services

YWCA New Britain’s 80s-themed Evening of Treasures Auction was held on November 8th at Farmington Gardens in Farmington. The greenhouse was filled with silent auction items of all kinds, from unique themed baskets to a variety of items like a smart home package, golf clubs, and original artwork.  The silent

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YWCA New Britain’s Yule Boutique is Back on December 7th

YWCA New Britain’s Yule Boutique will be held December 7 at the YWCA, 19 Franklin Square. The Yule Boutique shopping experience with over 30 local vendors is open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Tackle your shopping list and find gifts such as bags, clothing, and candles for everyone on

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T-shirts on Sale to Benefit Gymnastics Program

For almost a decade, YWCA New Britain Gymnastics has provided unparalleled opportunity for gymnastics education to Greater New Britain youth. We are having a t-shirt sale to raise money to fund new and updated equipment for our program.  Each t-shirt purchased helps as we continue to grow and serve more

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YWCA New Britain Celebrates the Season with the Fall Family Festival

YWCA New Britain is excited to open its doors on Thursday, October 17th, and invite the community down for the annual Fall Family Festival.  This event will take place at 19 Franklin Square in New Britain from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.  Admission is free. The event will feature activities such

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