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In partnership with the American Red Cross, the YMCA of the Foothills will host a blood drive at our Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA.

Date: May 31, 2021

Time: 8am - 2pm

Location: Gymnasium at Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA

1930 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada 

AMERICAN RED CROSS COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

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HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

In partnership with Huntington Hospital, the YMCA of the Foothills will host a blood drive at our Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA.

 

Date: Thursday, April 21

Time: 7am-3pm

Location: Gymnasium at Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA

1930 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada 

To Register:
Call or text (626) 676-3035 to schedule your donation.

Donors will receive a FREE Baskin Robbins gift card!

We have collected 104 units of blood since 2020, saving the lives of up to 260 people!

We appreciate our community's continued support in this vital effort.

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CAREGIVER'S NIGHT OFF

The YMCA of the Foothills is partnering with the USC Verdugo Hills Hospital's Community Resource Center for Aging and Alzheimer's Los Angeles to provide some respite for those caring for people with early to mid-stage dementia.

As a caregiver you will enjoy a Cinco de Mayo celebration with food, refreshments, and music as well as the ability to talk with others about your experiences/challenges and get tips on how to take care of yourself. Your person with dementia is on-site in a separate area participating in a variety of activities such as art, music, ping pong, etc. with trained staff and volunteers.

Call (818) 949-4033 or email aging-resources@med.usc.edu to register.

May Event Activities:

Movie and popcorn for Caregivers, plus stimulating activities for Persons with Dementia

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
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Price

Free for all

 

Location

Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA

(Multi-Purpose Room)

1930 Foothill Blvd, La Canada, CA 91011

 

Date

First Thursday of Every Month

(May 5, June 2,

July 7, August 4, September 1,

October 6, November 3,

and December 1)
 
Time

4pm -6pm 

Limited to First12 Registrations

SPONSORED BY:
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THANK YOU TO OUR MAY ATTENDEES!

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HYBRID DOC TALKS

This month’s series:
SPINE HEALTH

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In partnership with USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, the YMCA of the Foothills will host a monthly Doc Talk series that will present a variety of health-related topics to community members throughout the year.

 

In compliance with COVID-19 safety guidelines, the lectures are available for in-person attendance or virtual attendance via Zoom.

According to the National Stroke Association, 80% of all strokes can be prevented. Learn how to prevent stroke as well as learn the signs someone is having a stroke and what to do.

Presented by Nerses Sanossian, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Keck School of Medicine

Date: Thursday, June 22

Time: 11:30am-Noon (boxed lunch)

Noon – 1pm Presentation In-Person or Zoom

Location: Multi Purpose Room at Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA

1930 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge

We will be hosting box lunches for our in-person attendees. 

In-person RSVP is required for accurate boxed-lunch orders.

 

Please click below to register or call (818) 952-2228 

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Mental Health Workshop

Join us for a special workshop led by Licensed Clinical Psychologist and longtime Y supporter, Annie M. Varvaryan, PsyD, who will provide tips and tools to manage your stress and anxiety in a safe, and supportive environment.

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
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Price

Free for all

 

Location

Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA

(Multi-Purpose Room)

1930 Foothill Blvd, La Canada, CA 91011

 

Date

Future TBD events to come

 
Time

6pm - 7pm