Special Events

Special Events

Fabulous 500 & Midnight Mile

Houser (Onalaska)
2/1/20 - 2/1/20
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Swim to support the WAVE! Get swimming yards in for the YMCA Indoor Ironman, earn an official time for the two longer swimming events, or just swim for the fun of it! This event is for any Y swimmer, general Y members, and community members interested in trying the 500-yard swim or the ultimate indoor swimming challenge of 1650 yards (a swimmer’s mile).

***If you are a current YMCA WAVE swimmer, please register for this event on Team Unify***

AGES: 12 years and older

WHEN: Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at the Houser YMCA

This event is a fundraiser for the Annual Campaign and proceeds will directly benefit the YMCA WAVE Swim Team.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
1/17/20 1/31/20 Online / Front Desk $ 23.00$ 23.00$ 28.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/1/20 2/1/20 500 Competitive - Sa - 5:00 pm 11 / 15 Available Register  
2/1/20 2/1/20 500 Non-Competitive - Sa - 5:00 pm 15 / 15 Available Register  
2/1/20 2/1/20 1650 Competitive - Sa - 8:00 pm 11 / 12 Available Register  
2/1/20 2/1/20 1650 Non-Competitive - Sa - 8:00 pm 12 / 12 Available Register  

Family Open Gymnastics Nights

Houser (Onalaska)
2/29/20 - 7/25/20
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You and your family are invited to join us for an explorative night of gymnastics. Try new things and see what your body can do while bouncing, swinging, balancing, and jumping in our state-of-the-art facility. Held the last Saturday of each month.

Cost is $10 per family for members or $15 per family for non-members

No membership is required to attend this event, all are welcome!

Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
1/1/20 12/31/35 Online / Front Desk $ 10.00$ 10.00$ 15.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/29/20 2/29/20 Sa - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Yes
Registration
will open on
02/23/2020
3/28/20 3/28/20 Sa - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Yes
Registration
will open on
03/22/2020
4/25/20 4/25/20 Sa - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Yes
Registration
will open on
04/19/2020
5/30/20 5/30/20 Sa - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Yes
Registration
will open on
05/24/2020
6/27/20 6/27/20 Sa - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Yes
Registration
will open on
06/21/2020
7/25/20 7/25/20 Sa - 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Yes
Registration
will open on
07/19/2020

Indoor Ironman

All Locations
2/1/20 - 2/29/20
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Challenge yourself to complete a full Ironman this winter. To finish the challenge, you will
need to swim 2.4 miles, bike 112 miles and run 26.2 miles within the 29 days of February!

This is a great way to stay active during the winter and to meet other members.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
12/16/19 1/25/20 Online / Front Desk $ 13.00$ 13.00-
1/26/20 2/15/20 Online / Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00-

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
Special Rate
2/1/20 2/29/20 NO SHIRT Yes $5 Register  
2/1/20 2/29/20 SHIRT Yes Register  

Rumble at the Y

Houser (Onalaska)
2/8/20 - 2/8/20
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Rumble at the Y.

R.W. Houser YMCA

Saturday, February 8, 8 am to 12 pm.

This is an introductory lifting competition meant to be for all.   You have your choice of Bench Press, Deadlift or both.

Cost:  $5 upfront. Competitors will commit to a per pound fee.  Per pound, sponsorships are also encouraged.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
12/11/19 2/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 5.00$ 5.00$ 5.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/8/20 2/8/20 Many Available Register  

Valentine's Sweetheart Dance

Houser (Onalaska)
2/21/20 - 2/21/20
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Have fun at Valentine’s Sweetheart Dance! Dads, Grandpas, Uncles or anyone who is a positive role model for a child will need to dust off their dancing shoes and get ready to create memories. This is a fun night full of dancing and light refreshments.

The dance runs from 7-9pm at the Houser YMCA in Onalaska. We hope to see you there!

Price is per person, each attendee must be registered.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
Pre-Registration Price 1/13/20 2/20/20 Online / Front Desk $ 10.00$ 10.00$ 10.00
Day of Registration 2/21/20 2/21/20 Online / Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00$ 15.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/21/20 2/21/20 Fr - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Yes Register  

WINTER Date Night & Day Care - La Crosse

Dahl (La Crosse)
2/14/20 - 2/14/20
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Enjoy Valentine’s night out while your child enjoys Valentine’s themed crafts, snacks, and activities at the Y!

AGES: 2-7 years old

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
12/16/19 2/13/20 Online / Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00$ 30.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/14/20 2/14/20 Fr - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Yes Register  

Closes
02/13/2020

WINTER Kids Night Out - La Crosse

Dahl (La Crosse)
3/13/20 - 3/13/20
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Join us for Kids’ Night Out! An evening away while the kids play.

Kids will get a chance to enjoy a night of games, crafts, socializing, and a field trip to the Family Fun Center.
It’s a great way for kids to meet new friends while parents get a chance to go out!

Available at both Y branches (Dahl and Houser).

This special event is available to YMCA members only as an added value to their membership.

Dates:

March 13


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
12/16/19 3/12/20 Online / Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00$ 30.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
3/13/20 3/13/20 Fr - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Yes Register  

Closes
03/12/2020

WINTER Kids Night Out - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
3/13/20 - 3/13/20
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AGES: 2-7 YEAR OLDS

Join us for Kids’ Night Out! An evening away while the kids play.

Kids will get a chance to enjoy a themed night of games, crafts, and socializing.

It’s a great way for kids to meet new friends while parents get a chance to go out!

Available at both Y branches (Dahl and Houser).

 

Dates:
March 13th, 2020 5:00 pm-8:00 pm


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
12/16/19 3/12/20 Online / Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00$ 30.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
3/13/20 3/13/20 Fr - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Yes Register  

Closes
03/13/2020