News & Notices

This page includes important updates regarding your YWCA. Check this page for upcoming events, closures and class cancellations. Please bookmark this page for quick access.

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Week Without Violence (10/14 – 10/18):

  • Monday Oct. 14 – Gender-based violence impacts 1 in 4 women in the U.S.  On average, more than 3 women are murdered by their partners every day.
  • Tuesday Oct 15 – 1 of every 4 homeless women is homeless because of violence committed against her.
  • Wednesday Oct 16 – Domestic violence is the #1 cause of death for women of color between the ages of 15-3
  • Thursday Oct 17 – The effects of gender-based violence are often compounded by racism, poverty, access to healthcare.
  • Friday Oct 18 – Please support and ask your representatives to support #VAWA19 and #FVPSA19.

*The Annual Giving Spree is set for November 7th at the Gettysburg Area Middle School from 4 – 7 pm. Please help the YWCA and 79 other nonprofits. View this short video to see what it’s all about:


*Kid’s Zumba will be taking a hiatus, class will resume in February.

*Raise the Bar class is cancelled on Tuesday’s through December.

*The pool will be closed Saturday, November 23rd between 7am-1pm for our Master’s Swim Meet.