Get to know the who, what, where, when and the Y – from leaders, members, volunteers and the Tuscarawas County community. 100 years in the making, the Y strives to forge through today’s challenges and paves the way for another 100 years. The Tuscarawas County YMCA is for Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.
Join host Kathleen Johnson as she provides an insider view of your local Y. Spirited conversations. Inspiring stories. Motivating responses. Get to know - the Y.
Visit our website at www.tuscymca.org.
24/7 - Not Just a Phrase but Reality
Host Kathleen Johnson and guest Keith Lands Interim CEO of the Tuscarawas County YMCA banter back and forth about the term “24/7” and what that means in the search and job responsibilities of a CEO and the upcoming change for Fitness at the Y. New beginnings, old challenges, future insight and what’s brand new for the Y will be shared, along with the 10 speed round questions for Keith to share his wit and personality.
Warning: I May Flip, Twirl, or Tumble at Any Time - Gymnastics for Life
This 18th episode of our podcast highlights the amazing journey of gymnastics at the Tuscarawas County YMCA. Fun photos, memories, and future goals of the program are shared by Nancy Smith, long-time Y Member, Coach and Gymnastics Coordinator and Rachel Cummings , YMCA Gymnastics Team Head Coach. These ladies share their heart and soul not only about gymnastics but about life and finding your passion. Enjoy!
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Find Your Inner Rock Star and Play in the Sun All Summer Long
Host Kathleen Johnson, Membership and Marketing Director of the Tuscarawas County YMCA and co-host Jade Boffo, YMCA Childcare Director present fun facts and memories of Summer Camp and Healthy Kids Day with guest Rick Basnett from Camp Tippecanoe.
Find out why every kid should have an opportunity to go to camp and Y an octopus is better than an elephant for a rock band. This an more wisdom and wit are what you'll get from these three YMCA rock stars. Healthy Kids Day 2022 will be held at the Y on Saturday, April 30. Free community event.
Register at http://www.tuscymca.org/ (www.tuscymca.org).
Turkey Trot, Trivia + More Cackling
Dueling podcast hosts Jason Eick YMCA Health and Wellness Director and Kathleen Johnson Membership and Marketing Director give you the run down on this year’s YMCA Turkey Trot 5K and gobble of other fun facts to make this Thanksgiving a year to remember. You not only learn the when and where’s but also just how much Jason really knows about the trot traditions and his favorite bird.
Finding Peace in Water & Color
Host Kathleen Johnson and special guest Pastor John Wallace of First Moravian Church in Dover discuss peace and the importance of seeking it in all you do. The church mission statement and goal of his church is to lead the congregation’s attitude in the simple mission statement of LOVE. L – Lead all people to Jesus Christ. O – Obey God’s commands V – Value and nurture spiritual growth. E – Encourage Christian Service. Pastor John is a member of the YMCA who swims and displays his paintings at the Y. His insights on finding peace through prayer, exercise and art will hopefully plant a seed or inspire you to also seek peace in your actions and attitudes during your daily life.
Kids - Our Favorite Subject
This Back to School episode features host Kathleen Johnson and guest Jade Boffo, Child Care Director for the Tuscarawas County YMCA. Jade gives us insight on all the programs being offered this school year for our community students and why "Kids our the Y's favorite subject". Financial assistance and scholarship information is provided plus a snapshot of the day for a preschooler. Jade brings the joy, spirit, and knowledge it takes to help kids thrive.