Baton Twirling

YMCA Baton Twirling registration is now open

The Henry County YMCA is partnering with Terri Smith, a local baton twirling coach, to provide a Baton Twirling Program.

“The YMCA strives to provide programs that will nurture the potential of every child in our community,” states Cheryl York, Director of Member Relations of the Henry County YMCA. “We are fortunate to have Terri Smith teach this course to our youths.”

The co-ed Baton Twirling sessions are for kids aged kindergarten-5th grade and are scheduled to begin on Wednesday, July 17. Classes will be held every Wednesday until August 14. Classes will be located at the Henry County YMCA. All classes will be with the Baton Twirling Instructor Terri Smith. The cost is $65 for YMCA Members or $85 for non-members. All participants will provide their own black shorts, white bobby socks, and white canvas tennis shoes. The YMCA will provide shirts and batons. The deadline to register for this session is Friday, July 12. Space is limited to 15 participants for each session.

York expressed, “Terri has been twirling since she was 5 years old and has been an instructor for 50 years. This will be a fun program that we will offer throughout the year.”

The Henry County YMCA is located at 300 Wittenbraker Avenue, New Castle, IN 47362. Any questions can be directed to Cheryl York ( or by visiting the front desk at the YMCA.

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