Monthly Nutrition Series

with Registered Dietician Olivia Obertello

A Complimentary Class for Y Members - No Cost - No Registration

July 16: Foods & Moods
Join us to learn about the connection between diet & mental health and sample some delicious, mood-boosting recipes.

Our Monthly Nutrition Series is a comprehensive journey through a range of nutritional topics designed to empower and educate you on healthy eating habits. Each session includes enlightening discussions, cooking demonstrations, and delightful taste-testing experiences. 

WHO: YMCA members - adults and children age 8+

WHEN: Tue. 7/16, 6-7pm

WHERE: Brooks Family YMCA Community Room

Upcoming Schedule & Topics: 
August 20 - Easy Summer Fun Salads
September 17 - Gut Health
October 15 - Why do I crave Sugar? 
November 19 - Healthy Side Dishes for Thanksgiving 
December 17 - Guiltfree Holiday Desserts

Teen Night Out

Start your summer with a splash at our Teen Night Out Summer Pool Parties! Join us for THREE exciting pool parties filled with swimming, music, and fun with friends. Join us for an epic night at our next Teen Night Out event.

Up Next: Pool Party

  • Pizza: Satisfy your hunger with delicious pizza.
  • Games & Treats: Enjoy a variety of games, treats, and more.
  • Hang Out with Friends: Spend quality time with friends while having a blast!

WHO: All kids grades 6-12

WHEN: Saturday, June 22, July 13, August 17 | 7pm-9:30pm (Doors close at 8pm)

WHERE: Brooks Family YMCA

FEE: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

Ticket includes food, fun, & friends! 

*First-time attendees must be checked in with a parent/guardian present*

Questions? Email Ashley Wright at

Halloween Hustle 10k & 2 Mile Family Walk

Join the Y for some Halloween fun!

Join us for the YMCA's 2nd Annual Halloween Hustle charity race on October 26th! This family-friendly event includes a 10K run and a two-mile trick-or-treat walk. Participants are encouraged to wear their favorite Halloween costumes and enjoy treats and surprises along the way.

WHEN: Saturday October 26, 8:30am - 10:30am

WHERE: Starting line @ Brooks Family YMCA, finish @ Charlottesville High School Track 


  • 10K RUN: $65

  • 2 MILE WALK: $40 

    • Children ages 0-12 walk for free

For more information, visit our dedicated Halloween Hustle 10k & 2 Mile Family Walk page