The First World War of 1914–1918 affected more than those who went away— it touched nearly every New Zealand family, every community, school, workplace and club or group. The YMCA was instrumental in providing trench side support during this time. In a continuation of this support a staff team will be representing the Christchurch YMCA […]
Our schools are already well into the swing of their dance lessons and putting their routines together for the end of project performance at the Isaac Theatre Royal at 6pm on Wednesday 23 and Thursday 24 June 2021. We would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the performance outcomes of this remarkable […]
The Y Factor is returning in 2021! Up to twenty performers, aged 13-21 years, will perform to a large crowd and sponsors on Saturday 25 September at the live final – Papa Hou theatre, 12 Hereford Street. $6,000 in cash prizes! There are three categories – Best Dance Act, Best Singing Act and Best Variety […]
The YMCA Christchurch Charity Golf Tournament has been staged successfully since 2012, and we want to build on that and raise even more funds this year as we Invest in the Next Generation.
YMCA Christchurch has partnered with renowned New Zealand artist Flox (Hayley King), to bring an exceptional and unique opportunity for aspiring young artists of Ōtautahi, or those who are interested in stencilling and/or large scale mural painting. Flox’s trademark native birds, ferns and flowers are a celebration of Aotearoa’s environmental taonga. Using distinctly vibrant and […]
UNFORTUNATELY WE HAVE HAD TO CANCEL CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT IN 2021, PLEASE REFER TO OUR MEDIA RELEASE. Join us on Christmas Eve, 24 December from 9pm-10pm in Victoria Square for this extra special candlelight event as we celebrate Christmas with our family – you. Since 1948 Carols by Candlelight has been a unique event in […]