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March Madness at the YMCA

127 Youth Basketball Players in the 127th Year of the Game   Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 9 a.m., the West Family YMCA’s gym filled with preschoolers and bouncing basketballs. The coaches introduced the 3-year-olds and 4-year-olds to the game James Naismith, a physical education director at the YMCA Training Center in Springfield, Massachusetts, invented

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Why to Choose the Y for Swim Lessons:

A YMCA of Broome County mom sat on the bleachers by the shallow end of the West Family Y pool watching her nearly-5-year-old daughter during swim lessons. She offered smiles and encouragement to her youngest, as she left the wall and swam to her instructor. The mom, a seasoned pro of the program, said they

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1, 2, 3 Grow: Helping Toddler Discover the Fun in Fitness

  The YMCA of Broome County is committed to providing wellness options for the entire community, from the youngest to the oldest members. The 1 2 3 Grow held in the West Family YMCA  gym offers preschoolers, age 3 and under, and their parents (or grandparents) a session filled with fun, fitness and socialization. The

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