City of Salem Recreation Dept. & Marion Co. YMCA
2018 Programs & Events
Couch to 5k
Do you want to particiapate in a 5K race, but are not shure how to take that first step?
We can help you reach your goal! With this program, you will be given a detailed training plan
and have an instructor whowill coach you step-by-step to the finish line at the
"Run Your Heart Out 5K/10K" on March 31. An initial meeting will be held on Jan. 15, 2018
at Salem City Hall at 5:30 p.m., to discuss practice times for the group.
Mondays, Jan. 22 - March 31
Individual Fee: $50 (includes race fee)
Run Your Heart Out 5K/10K
Join us for a beautiful spring morning of running and family fun! The race will begin and end
at the Salem Family Aquatic Center and travel through the local nature trails.
Register by March 23 to guarantee a t-shirt. Stay later and take part in some
family fun activities! Kids may enjoy a FREE fun-run, but they must pre-register.
Packets will be available for pick-0up at 7:00 a.m. on race day, March 31.
Race Begins: 8:30 a.m.
Register early through Mach 23
5K Runner fee $15
10K Runner fee $20
Soccer is a fun and exciting opportunity for your child to engage in
non-contact, continuous action while learning lessons in teamwork.
Leagues are available for boys and girls 5-14.
League practices begin the week of Feb. 19, 2018, with the first game played
March 10, 2018. Registraion fees vary by league.
Register by February 14 at Salem City Hall.
First Kicks: Ages 3-4, March 12 - April 16
Beginners: Ages 5-7, March 10 - April 14
Youth: Ages 8-10, March 10 - April 21
Jr. High (3v3): Ages 11-14, March 10 - April 21
Men's Slow Pitch Softball
Gather your guys and register by May 4 for another
season of Men's Slow Pitch Softball.
Teams (limited to 16 players ona a roster)
will meet for games 14 weeks at Bryan Park Softball Field.
Games will either be played on Tues./Thurs. evenings
or Mon./Wed. evenings depending on the league assigned.
If necessary, teams may have double headers.
There will be a 24-game schedule, a league champion
and a tournament champion determined by a
championship tournament at the end of the season.
Games Begin: May 22nd
Team Fee: $450
Summer Day Camp
We have an action-packed program planned this summer, where young
people can make new friends while having a whole lot of fun!
Our focus is on developing the the potential of every camper, while creating
a warm and nurturing environment where all campers can play,
challenge themselves and make friends. We offer weekly sessions
beginning June 4 through August 3.
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Weekly 5-day fee $95
Weekly 3-day fee $75
*For more information, our camp brochure or to register, please