Welcoming Week

Welcoming Week

Together, we can make sure everyone feels like they belong.
Welcoming Week is a chance for neighbors—both immigrants and U.S.-born residents—to get to know one another and celebrate what unites us as a community.

Welcoming Week activities are open to YMCA members only.

Activities include:

Monday, Sept. 13, 12 p.m., ZUMBA, Glenwood  Y
Tuesday, Sept. 14, 11:30 a.m. Latin Dance, Glenwood Y
Wednesday, Sept. 15, 12 p.m. ZUMBA, Glenwood Y
Thursday, Sept. 16, 12 p.m. ZUMBA, Glenwood Y
Friday, Sept. 17, 11:30 a.m. Latin Dance, Glenwood Y

Daily, Sept. 13-17, Cultural Effects Display, Downtown Y
Daily, Sept. 13-17, Original artwork by local children, Downtown & County Ys
Sept. 13, 3:30 p.m. CT- Virtual Celebration , Registration Link
Sept. 13,  5:30 p.m. Cultural Lens Activity w/ GS Troop #36507, Glenwood Y
Sept. 15, 5:30 p.m. Martial Arts inspired BodyCombat Class, Downtown Y
Sept. 16, all day, Raising Vibrant Readers bilingual reading, County Y

Save the Dates for Y-USA Welcoming Week Celebrations & events

    • Monday, Sept. 13 at 3:30 p.m. CT- Virtual CelebrationRegistration Link 
    • Monday, Sept. 20 at 1 p.m. CT- Panel Conversation on Welcoming & BelongingRegistration Link

Check out our virtual resources for book read-a-louds, crafts and recipes