Fall Events

We have lots of amazing events scheduled for this fall so keep reading to learn more about how you can join us in making a big impact in our community!

Welcoming Week

September 9 – 18 throughout York and Lancaster Counties

Welcoming Week elevates the growing movement of communities that fully embrace new Americans and their contributions to the social fabric of our country. It’s a chance for neighbors — both immigrants and U.S.-born residents — to get to know one another and celebrate what unites us as a community.

We are hosting events throughout York and Lancaster Counties during the week so there are many ways to get engaged!

Click here for info on what we’re doing in 2022!

Fall Fest and Autumn Dash

September 24 @ 8:30 (Autumn Dash) and 10 am (Fallfest) @ The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA in Shrewsbury

Join us for a fun 5k in south-central Pennsylvania – traffic control, cheering fans and a Fall Festival post-race celebration make this event a great way to kick-off the fall season! 

Keep the party going at our Fall Fest, which will include

Fall Fest Activities Include:

  • Food Trucks
  • Music(DJ)
  • Games
  • Drawing contest
  • Face painting
  • Temple Guard Drill Team

Click here to register for the Autumn Dash 5K!

The ExtraOrdinary Give

November 18 @ all day throughout Lancaster County

Come out and celebrate Lancaster’s day of givnig with your local YMCA! We’re hosting fun activities throughout the day and showcasing our amazing youth programs!

Click here to learn more and donate on November 18!

The York YMCA Turkey Trot

November 24 @ 9 am at the York Branch YMCA

The Thanksgiving Day tradition continues! Join us for our 26th Annual Turkey Trot 5k burn some calories before the feast!

Race Starts: York Branch YMCA, 90 N. Newberry St, York, PA 17401

Choose either in-person or virtual for your registration.

Registration opens NOW – CLICK HERE to get started!


To give everyone in our community a chance to live their healthiest lives possible, the YMCA of the Roses is waiving its $25 join fee for all memberships in January of 2023!

Stop by your local branch or use the code “NOEXCUSES” when checking out online to waive your join fee all January long!