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90th Anniversary of YMCA Palace in Prague

Ninety years ago, on 27 April 1928 the YMCA Palace in Prague was opened.

Originally it served as a dormitory for young men, who were coming to Prague in search of work. There were not only rooms available but also comprehensive facilities such as - a pool, a gym with a unique drooping jogging track, a cafe, an arcade with shops, offices, a library, club rooms, etc.

Come and join us in celebrating 90th birtday of our wonderful house! On Saturday 28 April 2018 from 10 a.m. in YMCA Palace (Na Poříčí 12, Prague 1).

What to expect: guided tours of the Palace, interesting facts about history of the house, guests (actor and Ambassador of YMCA, Mr. Jan Přeučil, director and one of the authors of the TV serie Šumná města, Mr. Radovan Lipus), ride in a cycle chain cabin lift - paternoster, and a party on the roof of the building. 

Free entry, booking recommended: jednatel@palacymca.cz
Looking forward to meeting you!

See more https://www.facebook.com/events/1762994790410267/

 

World Challenge YMCA 2018

This year´s YMCA World Challenge calls YMCA people all around the world to walk or run on 2 June 2018 to collect globally 120 000 km - Run the YMCA World! Czech YMCA joins in at the weekend of 1-3 June. Individuals or groups - every kilometer counts!

Share your achievement at https://www.facebook.com/events/158725901466581/.

 

More information: julie.bergerova@ymca.cz

 

Do you know...?

Do you know...?

In 2017 YMCA volunteers contributed to work with children and youth by donating 188.000 hours of their time, which is over 27.900.000 crowns.