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What to Expect When Your Child Joins the Preschool Program at the Y

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Enroll Your Child in the Y’s Preschool Program

Did you know the YMCA of Southern Nevada offers a state-licensed preschool program? We’re big believers in early childhood learning. If your child is entering a preschool program for the first time, here are some great tips for preparing them – and yourself – for this fun and exciting experience:

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Why Give to the Y

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Your Contribution to the Y Helps Build a Stronger, Better Community

 

The YMCA of Southern Nevada is known for making a big impact on local communities, but not everyone is aware of just how much we do to help our neighbors. Of course, we can't do anything without the generosity of those who help us fund the programs that are making a difference. Here are just a few ways your donations are used:

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Should I Hire a Personal Trainer?

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Whether you're new to exercising or trying to get back in the game, there are many reasons to choose a Las Vegas personal trainer to help jump-start your journey. If you're still on the fence as to whether to go it alone or with a professional, consider these points:

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How to Come Back After a Fall

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Approximately 1 out of 3 people ages 65 or older suffer from a fall each year. After a fall, it is very common to have a fear of this happening again. This fear can lead to even more problems, however.

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Child Year-Round Swimming Lessons at the Y

Swimming Lessons

According to the CDC, drowning is the top cause of accidental death for children ages 1 – 4. It is responsible for about 4,000 deaths in the U.S. each year. Teaching young children how to swim and be safe around water can help reduce these numbers. Swimming lessons will teach them how to swim while also educating them on pool safety and common hazards to avoid.

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Why You Should Find a Fitness Center in Las Vegas that Offers HIIT Workouts

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Enjoy HIIT Workouts at Our Fitness Center in Las Vegas

If you want to lose weight, improve your health or boost your overall resting metabolic rate, high-intensity interval training (HIIT) can help you accomplish all of these goals and more. Read on to learn exactly what HIIT is, how it benefits your body, and why it’s important to find a fitness center in Las Vegas that offers programs incorporating this kind of exercise.

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The Benefits of Combining Strength and Cardio Workouts at a Las Vegas Gym

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Incorporate Both Cardio and Strength Training into Your Workout at Our Las Vegas Gym

When it comes to working out, many people have two different schools of thought. People who want to lose weight often opt for cardio workouts for fear strength training will add to their weight and cause them to bulk up. People who want a toned physique sometimes steer clear of cardio because they think it'll compromise their muscle mass. This begs the question: when you go to a Las Vegas gym, should you be combining strength and cardio, or would it be wiser to stick to the routine that works better for your fitness goals?

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Reap the Benefits of Group Fitness Classes at the Y

Group Fitness Classes

 Join Our Group Fitness Classes at the Y

Sometimes it's just a little too easy to hit that snooze button on the alarm clock or stay in bed for an all-weekend marathon of your favorite TV show. Finding the motivation to workout can be difficult – which is why you should explore group fitness classes at the Y. Group fitness classes have been proven to give people the motivation they need to not only lace up and show up, but also achieve their fitness goals.

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Get Fit for Summer with Family Fitness at the Y

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Take a Family Fitness Class at the Y

Keeping active and staying in shape is important for everyone regardless of their age, but so is time spent with family. At the YMCA of Southern Nevada, we have a wide variety of family fitness options and amenities for kids, parents and senior citizens.

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10 Benefits of Preschool at the Y

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Discover the Many Benefits of Preschool at the Y

Preschool is an excellent way to introduce children to play-based learning at a young age. The Y offers preschool courses for children between the ages of 3 and 5 years in a state-licensed facility. Check out a few of the benefits associated with attending preschool at the Y.

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