YMCA: Ask about the "Everyone Deserves a Y" Program to
apply for a membership based on your income. This program
can be used on indivigual memberships, household memberships,
and also special programs (soccer, dance, basketball, etc).
Visit their website HERE:
Kirk Family Y: Location: 520 Church Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016
Salem Family Y: Location: 1126 Kime Lane Salem, VA 24153
Gainsboro Y: Location: 108 Orange Ave NW Roanoke, VA 24016
***Gainsboro also has other membership options: be sure to call for more info***
PLAY Roanoke: Check out this hub of local activities HERE!
Want to get your family involved in sports? First, find your Rec Club Region HERE!
Check out the full list of offerings HERE, and contact Lauren Woodson at for more information.
They offer scholarships for kids! Click HERE for the application. For more information, visit their office at 215 Church Avenue, SW, Room 303, Roanoke, VA 24011 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. For assistance, call them at. 540-853-2236.
Let's Move!: Get connected to activities and the outdoors HERE!
Discover the forest and other beautiful outdoor locations HERE!
Remember to take the following with you whenever you go exploring in nature:
A backpack with: water for everyone with you, healthy snacks, sunscreen, hat or sunglasses, rain gear, and extra layers.