SOUTHINGTON - The Southington Community YMCA is hosting a Valentine‚Äôs Dinner and Dance for families on Feb. 9.
The event will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the all-purpose room of the YMCA, at 29 High St.
It will feature a pasta dinner, crafts, and dancing games with Nick Charnysh, the Y‚Äôs youth program director, who is helping to organize the event.
Parents will have opportunities to learn dances such as the ChaCha Slide as they spend the night creating fun memories with their children.
Charnysh said the Valentine‚Äôs Dinner and Dance is a ‚Äúgreat opportunity for families to come together and create memories in a fun environment.‚ÄĚ
He added that the number of families who attend grows each year.
‚ÄúThis event is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate family, friends, and loved ones with dinner and dancing,‚ÄĚ said Charnysh. ‚ÄúWe love seeing all of the families dressed up in their Valentine‚Äôs Day outfits, taking pictures, making Valentine‚Äôs Day cards for friends and enjoying a line dance or two.‚ÄĚ
Families are encouraged to register as soon as possible so that they are guaranteed a spot. Membership is not required to join attend the event, however, everyone who plans on attending will need to register at the front desk of the Southington Community YMCA. Full members can attend for $5 per person, program members for $10 per person, and non-members for $15 per person.
For information about the different types of memberships available at the Southington Community YMCA, visit sccymca.org/join-the-y/southington-ymca/memberships1.
Charnysh invites local families to come down and have a fun night together at the Y.
‚ÄúThis is going to be an amazing event, and we here at the YMCA are very excited to see how much fun everyone will have,‚ÄĚ he said.
For more information about the Valentine‚Äôs Dinner and Dance, email Charnysh at email@example.com or call the Southington Community YMCA at 860-426-9521.
Brian M. Johnson can be reached at 860-973-1806 or firstname.lastname@example.org.