The Greenhouse, Part II

A few weeks ago we planted some of our first seeds in our newly renovated greenhouse.  A bit more than two weeks later, you can already see the new plants shooting up.  Despite being a chilly day, the greenhouse manages to stay quite hot. Below, you can see water droplets that have held on to … Continue reading

Rocket Launch

We’ve had some beautiful weather here this weekend, and a number of guests had the opportunity to build and launch a model rocket!  Rocket building is one of our more frequent weekend activities, and is always a guest favorite.  With perfect weather and early morning sun, it was a great day for everyone to watch … Continue reading

Healthy Kids Day 2011

Yesterday afternoon, the Frost Valley YMCA participated in the Y’s  Healthy Kids Day, a national initiative that seeks to improve the health and wellbeing of families everywhere.  Despite the rainy weather, turnout was good, and families and kids had a good time all around, checking out booths with suggestions for improving diets, making good lifestyle … Continue reading

The Y Climbing Tower

One of the most popular and most frequently requested activities at the Frost Valley YMCA is our gigantic Y shaped climbing tower.  Built in 2007, this tower is over 50 feet high and is one of a kind, built specifically for this facility.  With four different sides to climb, this tower offers a range of … Continue reading