The 2018 Charity Ball will be held on Friday, April 6th at Grandview Lodge. Tickets are on sale at the YMCA for $65 per person ($30 tax deductible). BAND ONLY tickets are available for $25. Be there at 8:00pm when Wyld Ryce hits the stage.

Join Ken & Tess from the WJJY morning show as they emcee the event. Later on, kick up your heels to WYLD RYCE!

We have six LIVE auction items we put together expecially for you at the Charity Ball!

FRESH BLOOMS!  Bloom Design Private Floral Arrangement Event.  Afternoon or evening with up to 8 guests.  Everyone designs their own floral arrangement to take home.  Appetizers provided by Morey’s Markets.  Complimentary wine provided by Westside Liquor.

BEST THREE THINGS TO COME OUT OF NORTH DAKOTA: Carson Wentz autographed Philadelphia Eagles Jersey, Irma’s Kitchen Gift Card (Have you tried their Bison Burger?), Mr. Bubble, Cream of Wheat.

UP NORTH: Trappers Landing on Leech Lake.  Two night stay for up to six people in a 3 bedroom unit.  Free use of REEDS Pro Shop Top Brand Gear plus one of seasonal offerings.  Option to double number og guests, cabins or days for double the price.

ALL THINGS JOE HAEG: Joe Haeg autographed XL Adult and XL Youth Indianapolis Colts Jerseys, Colts Stockin Cap.  Ernie’s on Gull Lake, Dairy Queen and Rafferty’s gift cards.

ROUNDHOUSE FISH FRY. Private event at Roundhouse Brewery, bidder’s choice of a Sunday or Monday evening.  Fish fry for up to 12 people.  Fish provided by Morey’s Market Complimentary Roundhouse Pints.  Appetizer tray provided by Morey’s Market.  Canadian dinner.  Tour of Roundhouse.  Everyone goes home with a growler of their favorite Roundhouse beverage!

MEA BREAK: Hilton Grandstay Vacations at SeaWorld.  Two bedroom condo, sleeps six, seven nights, October 13-20th (MEA Weekend).  Other locations may be an option pending availability. 

To purchase tickets or reserve a table for 10 call 218.829.4767 or stop in at the front desk of the YMCA

Schedule of Events:

  • 5:00 pm Social. Cash Bar. Silent Auction
  • 6:15 pm Dinner
  • 7:30 pm Live Auction
  • 8:00 pm Live Entertainment. Wyld Ryce!

We are currently collecting merchandise, services or gift certificates for our silent and live auction, or maybe consider being a table sponsor for $200. Contact: marketing@blymca.org or call 454-2555

602 Oak Street, Brainerd

218.829.47 67

Summer Hours
(begin Tuesday after Memorial Day)

Monday-Friday 5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday - 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday - Closed

Fall/Winter/Spring Hours
(begin Tuesday after Labor Day)
Monday-Friday 5:30 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Saturday 7a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

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