POSTED: Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 6:04am
BATON ROUGE, LA — On Thursday, September 12, the Y is opening its doors and inviting the community to attend a grand opening celebration of the new Americana YMCA, which is located in the Zachary area.
The celebration will be free and open to the public and will begin at 10:00 a.m. There will be several exciting activities taking place during the celebration, attendees can take tours, register for door prizes, participate in our art project and so much more!
The Americana YMCA is 29,000 sq. ft. facility and also has an additional 24,000 sq. ft. of program facilities including a Pool, Splash Pad and Tennis courts.
“We are excited to provide programs that focus on healthy living, youth development and social responsibility to the Zachary community! “ Bob Jacobs, CEO, YMCA of the Capital Area
The Y will offer recreational and instructional programs at the new location to include: youth enrichment programs, wellness programs for youth, teens and adults, birthday parties, parent-child programs, aquatics, youth and adult sports, summer and holiday camps and more.