6 hours ago

Come take a Core Strength Training Class for ...

Come take a Core Strength Training Class for Seniors with a Y instructor at Independence Live! Mark your calendar for Feb 22nd at 1pm: https://events.ibx.com/event/core-strength-training-seniors-4/

    Roxborough YMCA
    Come take a Core Strength Training Class for Seniors with a Y instructor at Independence Live! Mark your calendar for Feb 22nd at 1pm: https://events.ibx.com/event/core-strength-training-seniors-4/
    https://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

SPEND YOUR SUMMER DOING THIS: https://youtu.b...

SPEND YOUR SUMMER DOING THIS: https://youtu.be/7NqC5HStAKc #CampSpeers #SummerCamp https://campspeersymca.campbrainregistration.com/

    Spend Your Summer Doing This!
    It's time to register for overnight camp at Camp Speers!
    https://www.youtube.com/

2 days ago

Aqua Stretch and Strength tonight at 7:30pm h...

Aqua Stretch and Strength tonight at 7:30pm has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience!

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Roxborough's own Forbidden Drive has been nam...

Roxborough's own Forbidden Drive has been named 2018 Trail of the Year! Congratulations Friends of the Wissahickon!

    This Local Running Trail Was Just Chosen as Pennsylvania's Trail of the Year
    Just more proof Philly has amazing trails. Philadelphia has some truly spectacular running trails. The options and variety are endless, and many offer some pretty sweet views of nature. But since we know you want the best of the best - that's why you're here, right?
    https://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Your New Year's resolution didn't take? Try t...

Your New Year's resolution didn't take? Try this instead: https://www.nbcnews.com/better/pop-culture/your-new-year-s-resolution-didn-t-take-try-instead-ncna713126

    Roxborough YMCA
    Your New Year's resolution didn't take? Try this instead: https://www.nbcnews.com/better/pop-culture/your-new-year-s-resolution-didn-t-take-try-instead-ncna713126
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association -...

Join the conversation at State Rep. Pam DeLissio's 70th Townhall Meeting. Details below.

    Rep. Pam DeLissio
    My 70th Town Hall is next Thursday, February 22nd - 7pm at the Bala Cynwyd Library. Call my district office with any questions - 215-482-8726.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Pennsylvania Names Philadelphia’s Forbidden Drive as 2018 Trail of the Year

Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn announced that Forbidden Drive located in Wissahickon Valley Park, has been named 2018 Trail of the Year.

    Pennsylvania Names Philadelphia's Forbidden Drive as 2018 Trail of the Year - Friends of Wissahickon
    Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn announced that Forbidden Drive located in Wissahickon Valley Park, has been named 2018 Trail of the Year. "This trail truly is among so many Fairmount Park gems, and one that shines brightest for the thousands of hikers, bikers, anglers and others who travel it each year," Dunn said.
    https://www.fow.org

3 days ago

There and Back Again: The Upper Parking Lot Loop

By John Holback

    There and Back Again: The Upper Parking Lot Loop - Friends of Wissahickon
    By John Holback There are approximately 50 miles of trails in the Wissahickon Park. Three trails (Orange, White, and Yellow) run parallel to the creek for more or less the whole length of the park, while two smaller trail networks (The Lavender Trails and the Andorra Trails) fill in some of the gaps.
    https://www.fow.org

3 days ago

Register for tomorrow's Core Strength Trainin...

Register for tomorrow's Core Strength Training for Seniors with Independence LIVE! Register here: https://events.ibx.com/event/core-strength-training-seniors-3/

    Roxborough YMCA
    Register for tomorrow's Core Strength Training for Seniors with Independence LIVE! Register here: https://events.ibx.com/event/core-strength-training-seniors-3/
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

This week for Wellness Wednesday we show you ...

This week for Wellness Wednesday we show you a Manmaker. This builds off of the renegade row and adds components of a burpee and a clean and press. You can modify these by doing push ups from your knees, and by stepping your feet in and out instead of jumping. Try doing ten of these as fast as you can! Check back again next week for another edition of #wellnesswednesday

    Roxborough YMCA
    This week for Wellness Wednesday we show you a Manmaker. This builds off of the renegade row and adds components of a burpee and a clean and press. You can modify these by doing push ups from your...
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Yoga for relaxation this morning at 9 a.m. ha...

Yoga for relaxation this morning at 9 a.m. has been cancelled, we apologize for the late notice. COme try body pump with our new equipment at 9 a.m. in Studio A!

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Roxborough YMCA added 2 new photos.

Our new Les Mills Smart Bars and Smart Steps have arrived! This is definitely motivation to get your fitness on!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Roxborough YMCA, Philadelphia. 2.1K likes. Roxborough YMCA 7201 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128 Phone 215-482-3900 Fax 215-482-3361 Mon-Thurs: 5:00am-10:30pm Friday: 5:00am-9:00pm Saturday:...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

7:30pm Aquatics Arthritis tonight is canceled...

7:30pm Aquatics Arthritis tonight is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association -...

Love your neighborhood? We do! 😍 Our regular monthly membership is ON for February 14th at 7pm at Northern Children's Services.

    General Membership Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Updated 4 days ago

Any childcare locations that are taking new children??

My wife and I have been striking out left and right looking for childcare options in or near Roxborough.
Every place we have contacted either has a waiting list that is years long, is asking for a non-refundable deposit and not guaranteeing enrollment, or just flat out telling us there is no chance.
Is there anywhere that is accepting new children?
In home, daycare center, etc?
Please let us know, as we really need to find somewhere sooner than later.

  • Have you tried the YMCA?

  • Megan,
    Thanks for the tip.
    We had a tour scheduled at the Y last Friday, which was canceled due to a staff illness.
    I've emailed them 2x since then to reschedule, to which I have had no reply.
    It seems that a lot of places just don't return calls or inquiries, as this is the 3rd place so far that has done this to us.
    The hunt continues though, we aren't giving up!

Feb 08

The pool will be closed today from 4-5pm toda...

The pool will be closed today from 4-5pm today. We apologize for the inconvenience!

    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 07

All programs and group ex. classes will run a...

All programs and group ex. classes will run as scheduled tomorrow, Feb. 8th. Enjoy some celebratory carbs in the lobby tomorrow after your workout! All parade goers, stay warm and be safe! E-A-G-L-E-S, EAGLES!

    Roxborough YMCA
    All programs and group ex. classes will run as scheduled tomorrow, Feb. 8th. Enjoy some celebratory carbs in the lobby tomorrow after your workout! All parade goers, stay warm and be safe!...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 07

From the Archives: Winter Birding in the Wissahickon

by Steve Lawrence

    From the Archives: Winter Birding in the Wissahickon - Friends of Wissahickon
    by Steve Lawrence One in an occasional series in which FOW publishes articles that appeared in our publications in the past, and still resonate with us today. This piece was written by Steve Lawrence (1921-2012) for FOW's Winter 2006 Newsletter. He was an FOW Board Member, Chair of the Wildlife Committee, and an avid bird-watcher ...
    https://www.fow.org

Feb 06

Roxborough PA shared Philly Muscle Tees's pos...

Head to Philly Muscle Tees in Roxborough for your Superbowl gear!

    Philly Muscle Tees
    Philly Muscle Tees, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1,567 likes · 314 talking about this · 47 were here. Sporting Goods Store
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 05

Power Yoga is back starting tomorrow morning!...

Power Yoga is back starting tomorrow morning! Get your yoga on at 9:30am on Tuesdays and Fridays with our brand new instructor Nicole!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Power Yoga is back starting tomorrow morning! Get your yoga on at 9:30am on Tuesdays and Fridays with our brand new instructor Nicole!
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 05

Roxborough YMCA shared Thomas M. Menino YMCA'...

Thank you Thomas M. Menino YMCA for coming through on your end of the wager. Now we have a Rocky Statue, and a SuperBowl Banner, so you will have to find something new to stand in front of next year! #FlyEaglesFly

    Thomas M. Menino YMCA
    Congratulations to Philly on the big win last night! It hurt a little to make this video, but we're happy to write our check to the Roxborough Y's charity. Keep up the great work guys!
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 05

Roxborough YMCA updated their cover photo.

    Roxborough YMCA
    Roxborough YMCA, Philadelphia. 2.1K likes. Roxborough YMCA 7201 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128 Phone 215-482-3900 Fax 215-482-3361 Mon-Thurs: 5:00am-10:30pm Friday: 5:00am-9:00pm Saturday:...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 05

Help The Schuylkill Center for Environmental ...

Help The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education shepherd thousands of toads safely across Port Royal Avenue as they travel to and from their breeding grounds at the Upper Roxborough Reservoir Preserve. Volunteer training will be held on February 17th from 1-3p.m. Learn more by clicking the link below.

    Toad Detour Volunteer Training - Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
    Each spring volunteers shepherd thousands of toads safely across Port Royal Avenue as they travel to and from their breeding grounds at the Upper Roxborough Reservoir Preserve. If you'd like to help with this year's Toad Detour, join us for this orientation.
    http://www.schuylkillcenter.org

Feb 04

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Man on 5900 Henry ave making false police reports

Feb 02

Roxborough YMCA shared Thomas M. Menino YMCA'...

The Challenge has been Accepted! #FlyeaglesFly #superbowl52

    Thomas M. Menino YMCA
    To our friends at the Roxborough YMCA in Philadelphia, CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 02

Roxborough YMCA added 2 new photos.

TAKE YOUR FITNESS INTO FULL FORCE THIS FEBRUARY!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Roxborough YMCA, Philadelphia. 2.1K likes. Roxborough YMCA 7201 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128 Phone 215-482-3900 Fax 215-482-3361 Mon-Thurs: 5:00am-10:30pm Friday: 5:00am-9:00pm Saturday:...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 01

Just in time for the big game, get your last ...

Just in time for the big game, get your last minute raffle tickets for a chance to win a 55" Insignia LED Television. Proceeds to benefit Intercommunity Action, Inc. with the drawing taking place tomorrow at Journey's Way: Resources and Programs for People 55+.

    Interact's TV Raffle Ticket Order Form
    https://intercommunityaction.wufoo.com

Feb 01

Roxborough YMCA updated their cover photo.

    Roxborough YMCA
    Roxborough YMCA, Philadelphia. 2.1K likes. Roxborough YMCA 7201 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128 Phone 215-482-3900 Fax 215-482-3361 Mon-Thurs: 5:00am-10:30pm Friday: 5:00am-9:00pm Saturday:...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 01

How much do you know about the Seven Historic Wissahickon Road Houses?

By Sarah West

    How much do you know about the Seven Historic Wissahickon Road Houses? - Friends of Wissahickon
    By Sarah West The Wissahickon Road House Era lasted from the 1840's to about 1915. See if you can match each of the seven pictures below to its name. These photos were taken before 1916. (Source of Information: Chestnut Hill Local, Dec 13, 1990, Helen Moak, Jefferson Moak, Sioux Baldwin pp 72- 75) a.Valley Green ...
    https://www.fow.org

Feb 01

Join us for a Group Ex. Mixer Class for Super...

Join us for a Group Ex. Mixer Class for Super Bowl Sunday! Super Bowl 52 Combo Class- GRIT, BodyATTACK, BodySTEP, BodyCOMBAT Sunday, February 4th, 9:15-10:45 am in Studio A

    Roxborough YMCA
    Join us for a Group Ex. Mixer Class for Super Bowl Sunday! Super Bowl 52 Combo Class- GRIT, BodyATTACK, BodySTEP, BodyCOMBAT Sunday, February 4th, 9:15-10:45 am in Studio A
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 01

Today's 10:10am Pilates will run as core and ...

Today's 10:10am Pilates will run as core and strength with Mike!

    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 31

Don't miss your chance to sign the kids up fo...

Don't miss your chance to sign the kids up for overnight camp at @CampSpeers! Registration is open: http://campspeersymca.org/

    Roxborough YMCA
    Don't miss your chance to sign the kids up for overnight camp at @CampSpeers! Registration is open: http://campspeersymca.org/
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 31

Roxborough YMCA shared Yes! And... CAMP's pos...

    Yes! And... CAMP
    A big thank you to our friends at Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA for helping us create the best #wintersortofthing possible! Make sure to grab your tickets for The Song of Silence at...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 31

Superbowl challenge to the Thomas M. Menino Y...

Superbowl challenge to the Thomas M. Menino YMCA from the Roxborough YMCA #flyeaglesfly #Rockyhasmyback Billy Alves

    Roxborough YMCA
    Superbowl challenge to the Thomas M. Menino YMCA from the Roxborough YMCA #flyeaglesfly #Rockyhasmyback Billy Alves
    http://www.facebook.com

Jan 31

Join our Presidents' Day Mobile App Challenge...

Join our Presidents' Day Mobile App Challenge. In honor of our 45 Presidents we challenge you to burn and log 4,500 calories between February 1-February 19. Complete the challenge and win a prize!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Join our Presidents' Day Mobile App Challenge. In honor of our 45 Presidents we challenge you to burn and log 4,500 calories between February 1-February 19. Complete the challenge and win a prize!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 30

Congratulations to Roxborough Development Cor...

Congratulations to Roxborough Development Corporation President Jo Ann Desper and Ridge Park Civic Association Vice President Marlene Schleifer on their recent graduation from the Philadelphia Citizens Planning Institute!

    Roxborough PA
    Congratulations to Roxborough Development Corporation President Jo Ann Desper and Ridge Park Civic Association Vice President Marlene Schleifer on their recent graduation from the Philadelphia...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 30

#DidYouKnow: With a mentor, at-risk youth are...

#DidYouKnow: With a mentor, at-risk youth are 130% more likely to hold a leadership position? #ThankYourMentor #MentoringMonth

    Roxborough YMCA
    DidYouKnow: With a mentor, at-risk youth are 130% more likely to hold a leadership position? #ThankYourMentor #MentoringMonth
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 30

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Jan 29

Last Chance! Refer a friend and receive one m...

Last Chance! Refer a friend and receive one month free and a FREE swag bag! Join now: https://philaymca.org/ #WHYIY

    Roxborough YMCA
    Last Chance! Refer a friend and receive one month free and a FREE swag bag! Join now: https://philaymca.org/ #WHYIY
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 29

Early Spring Program is right around the corn...

Early Spring Program is right around the corner! Family Members: Monday, Feb. 5th Full Priv. Members: Wednesday, Feb. 7th Non-Program Members: Monday. Feb. 12th

    https://philaymca.org

Jan 29

9:15am aquacize is canceled today. We apolog...

9:15am aquacize is canceled today. We apologize for the inconvenience

    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 28

Have you been reaching your wellness goals fo...

Have you been reaching your wellness goals for 2018 so far? What's your biggest challenge?

    Roxborough YMCA
    Have you been reaching your wellness goals for 2018 so far? What's your biggest challenge?
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 27

Sign your children up for the #BestSummerEver...

Sign your children up for the #BestSummerEver. @CampSpeers overnight registration is open, sign up now: http://campspeersymca.org/

    Roxborough YMCA
    Sign your children up for the #BestSummerEver. @CampSpeers overnight registration is open, sign up now: http://campspeersymca.org/
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 27

Check out all of our offerings for Summer Cam...

Check out all of our offerings for Summer Camp. Registration opens February 1st!

    https://philaymca.org

Jan 26

Want to reach your weight loss goals? Refer a...

Want to reach your weight loss goals? Refer a friend and receive one month free and a FREE swag bag! Join now: https://philaymca.org/ #WHYIY

    Roxborough YMCA
    Want to reach your weight loss goals? Refer a friend and receive one month free and a FREE swag bag! Join now: https://philaymca.org/ #WHYIY
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 26

We love our little helpers from SACC, spreadi...

We love our little helpers from SACC, spreading the Eagles Spirit! #eaglesnation

    Roxborough YMCA
    We love our little helpers from SACC, spreading the Eagles Spirit! #eaglesnation
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 25

The Roxborough Pocket Park is currently under...

The Roxborough Pocket Park is currently under construction with anticipated completion and a grand opening set for Spring 2018!

    Roxborough Pocket Park Poised for Spring Opening | Roxborough, Philadelphia
    The RDC was able to make the Pocket Park become a reality through grant programs and partnerships with numerous state and local organizations.
    http://roxboroughpa.com

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