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YMCA hosting New Year’s Eve lock-in

YMCA of VW County information

The YMCA of Van Wert County is hosting a New Year’s Eve lock-in for children in grades 2-6 with drop off beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 31, and pick-up Thursday, January 1, at 7:30 a.m.

the_Y_black_logoThe 12.5-hour event will feature activities that include Nintendo Wii games, 5-on-5 sports tournaments, swimming, crafts, and a late night movie. A pizza dinner will be provided, with extra drinks and snacks available for purchase.

Parents can expect a fun and safe environment in a fully monitored facility and an experienced staff. Children are asked to bring a positive attitude, along with their swim gear, sleeping bag, and pillow. Cost is $50 a child, with Van Wert YMCA members receiving a $10 discount for the first child and $20 per additional family member.  Pre-registration is required with a minimum of 20 kids signed up by December 21.

Information about this and other programs available at the Van Wert YMCA can be found by calling 419.238.0443, visiting, or emailing

The YMCA of Van Wert County is partially funded by the Van Wert County Foundation and United Way of Van Wert County.

POSTED: 11/10/15 at 8:26 am. FILED UNDER: News, Youth