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Finishing touches
Final touches, such as painting the lines in the parking lot, are done in preparation for the grand opening this Saturday at the new YMCA. - photo by Photo by Pat Donahue
The Effingham YMCA has waited 10 years for a facility like this and Saturday morning, the organization will have a grand opening on their new 32,000 square foot home on Patriot Drive off Highway 21. Y officials will conduct tours of the new building and visitors will have a chance to join at 50 percent off the regular sign-up fee Saturday and Sunday. Entertainment and refreshments will be provided.