Don't spend your summer on the couch playing video games! You can hang out with your friends in the pool, play some basketball, and get a workout in.

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If you (or someone you know) is going into 9th - 12th grade, this is a huge opportunity for them! A summer membership at the YMCA for FREE. The membership includes all the essentials that the YMCA offers including gym equipment, volleyball and basketball courts, access to the pool, group classes, and more. They also have leadership development, service learning opportunities, and career readiness.

Your membership will be for the entire summer beginning June 4th until August 31st.

Get there quick! Registration begins on June 1st, and only 250 free memberships are available per branch. More details here.

According to the Y website, "last year alone, 4,800 free summer memberships were offered to teens. Get Summer provides a safe, caring space for teens to spend time, stay active, participate in leadership development programs and more."