The 'Y' Connection



The Greater Burlington YMCA stands for 'Youth Development', 'Healthy Living', 'Social Responsibility'. Learn more at

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-06-02
Format: 2020-06-02
Greater Burlington YMCA - Mission and Philanthropy - 12/02/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan speaks with Joyce Cameron, Director of Development & Community Relations, Marsha Faryniarz, Senior Vice President, and Jess Lukas, Assistant Aquatics Director on how the Greater Burlington YMCA blends mission and...
It's Fun to Work at the YMCA - 08/17/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan speaks with Gary Vassar, Human Resource Director with the Greater Burlington YMCA. The Y: We're for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
Creating a Healthier Vermont - 07/28/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan speaks with Ryan Torres, Community Health Initiatives Director, and Kristin Magnant, Community Health Initiatives Coordinator on ways the GBYMCA is 'Creating a Healthier Vermont'. The Y: We...
Fitness at the Y - 06/11/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan speaks with Dianne Villa, Fitness Director, and Nate Clifford, Fitness Programs Supervisor on 'Fitness at the Y'.
Y Camps – A Summer to Discover - 05/28/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan hosts Sara Robertson-Ryan, Asst. Dir. of School Age & Family Programs, and Katelyn Irwin, School Age Enrichment Coordinator in a conversation on the variety of 'Y Camps' serving the area.  www.gbymca....
Y Aquatics Programs - 04/28/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan hosts Jess Lukas, Assistant Aquatics Director, and Jacsen Callanan, Head Swim Coach at the Y, to discuss and share information on the Y aquatics programs.  Y Swim and Aquatics Information: Jaimie Held, Aquatics...
Closing the Education Achievement Gap - 03/31/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan welcomes Eliza Pickard, Y Manager of Grants and Foundation Relations, and Elizabeth Nuckols, Education Specialist at the ECHO Center. 
YMCA Camp Abnaki - 02/26/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan welcomes Jon Kuypers, Director of YMCA's Camp Abnaki, a day and residential camp for boys in North Hero.
New Years Resolutions with Help From the Y - 01/09/2015
Y Connection host Jan Riordan welcomes Chad Rainey, Owner of Vermont Physical Therapy and Nate Clifford, Personal Trainer at the Y.
Fitness For You - 11/13/2014
Y Connection host Cal Workman welcomes Linda Cooper, Y Fitness Instructor and Y Member Lorrie Colburn to discuss all of what is happening at the Y.
Preparing Parents and Children for Early Education - 09/11/2014
Y Connection host Jan Riordan speaks with Kathi Apgar, Y Director of Early Childhood Program at Fletcher Allen on preparing parents and children for early education.
Y Annual Golf Tournament - 07/10/2014
Y Connection host Jan Riordan welcomes Kelley Freeman, coordinator of the Y's 12th Annual Golf Classic, Monday August 18th, Burlington Country Club.
How the Annual Campaign Supports the Y Mission - 06/12/2014
Y Connection host Jan Riordan welcomes Donna Austin-Hawley Volunteer Campaign Chair and Joyce Cameron, the Y’s Director of Development. They talk about the mission of the Y and how the annual campaign supports the work..   www.gbymca...
Health Benefits of Water Workouts - 05/08/2014
Y Connection host Jan Riordan talks with Jaimie Held, Aquatics director and Kim Elberth, Aquatics Fitness Instructor about the health benefits of working out in the water.
Y Membership Benefits - 04/10/2014
Host Jan Riordan welcomes Mike Cioffi, Y Membership Director. They talk about Y membership benefits and specifically the attraction of the Winooski Y and the Pomerleau Family Y.