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YMCA classes, events, and announcements

Cook County Community YMCA, Grand Marais
Mon, 07/27/2015 (All day)

The Cook County Community YMCA, adjacent to the school complex at 105 W 5th Street in Grand Marais, offers a variety of classes and activities.

Family Open Gym: Open gym is offered Monday through Friday from 9 to 11 am. Families are invited to play with equipment that builds motor skills and social skills. Non-member parents are responsible for their children's supervision. Members may drop their children off while they work out or use the facility.

"Flick and Float" movies in the pool: Fridays at 5 pm, water-themed, family-oriented movies will be shown on a big inflatable screen in the pool area. Inner tubes and noodles are available at the pool, and participants are welcome to bring a clean inflatable raft. Admission fee.

July 31: "Shark Tale"
August 14: "Disney Oceans"
August 28: "Free Willy"
Free family day: First Sunday of each month, 11 am to 5 pm. Activities include open gym time with age-appropriate toys, game room, open kids' club, and swimming.
Parents’ Night Out: Second Saturday of each month, 5-8 pm. Activities are provided for ages 4 months and up. Youth ages 5 and older will go swimming, and the evening will end with a child-friendly movie. Preregistration is required and space is limited.

Log Rolling Tournament: The Minnesota State Championship Log Rolling Tournament will be held at Fisherman’s Picnic on August 1. The tournament is open to all amateur log rollers (ages 5+) at all skill levels. Competitors must be members of the US Log Rolling Association to qualify for USLRA points. Registration closes July 25.

Back-to-School Lock-in: The Cook County Youth Area Coalition hosts a summer finale "lock-in" on Saturday, August 29, from 7  pm to 7 am Sunday. Participants can enjoy staying up late, playing volleyball, swimming, and many more summer activities. Registration is required.

More information and class and event registration are available from Emily Marshall at 387-3386 or, or on the website,