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ELMHURST YMCA News

How Belonging at the Y Helped Restore a Man’s Health and Hope

Carlos Montenegro suffered a stroke about a year and a half ago. He then decided to return to the Y, where he found encouragement and camaraderie from staff and members. Today, he can walk up to 4 miles per hour when before it was only 1 mile.

September 08, 2017

Y You Should Volunteer This Fall

Your time and talent can go a long way! Learn why you should volunteer.

September 01, 2017

Ice Rink Open House and Registration begins September!!

Ice Rink Open House is September 23-24 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Member registration begins Friday, September 22nd and Non-member registration begins Friday, September 29th.

August 27, 2017

Adult Sport Leagues

Interested in joining an Adult League this fall? Stop by to register for Adult Basketball and Volleyball!

August 03, 2017

Elite Training Class

Join us for our new customized Elite Training Class developed by our very own trainer, Matt Gillette!

August 03, 2017

Staff Spotlight - Sarah Weyer

Meet our new Sports Director, Sarah!

August 03, 2017

Y Adventure Guides & Y Trailblazers

Calling all fathers & sons!

August 02, 2017

NEW!! Preschool Tumbling

Introduce your preschooler to different ways to have fun while developing healthy habits through active play...preschool tumbling!

August 01, 2017

Winter Basketball (YBall) registration begins July 1st!!

Winter Basketball (YBall) registrations starts early this year. Registration is OPENt! Make sure to stop by the front desk and register early!

June 29, 2017

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Elmhurst YMCA - April 29, 2017

From 10 a.m. to noon, the Elmhurst YMCA is hosting a variety of family-friendly activities for the YMCA’s 26th annual Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families.

March 31, 2017

With Your Help, We’re Making the Elmhurst Y Even Better

To continue improving our programs and facilities, we sent a survey to a random sampling of members for feedback and suggestions. Today, we’d like to share the results of those surveys with you, as well as a few steps we’re taking to make the Elmhurst Y even better.

March 01, 2017

Girls Hockey Day 2016!

On Friday, December 23, 33 girls attended the second "Girls Hockey Day" at the Elmhurst YMCA ice rink.

December 25, 2016

Join the Elmhurst Y for a Back-to-Class Block Party This August

Celebrate the back-to-class season with free, family-friendly games and activities throughout Chicagoland.

July 27, 2016

Meet Jean Patrick, or as we know him “JP”

April 28, 2016

How to Prepare for Next Week’s #YJumpingJackChallenge

Plus, the health benefits of jumping jacks

April 18, 2016

The Elmhurst YMCA celebrates its brand-new men’s locker room

Including a new sauna, steam room and lounge area

April 15, 2016

Friends and fitness: the perfect pair

Grab a workout buddy. Tuesdays at the Y are free and open to the community throughout November!

November 03, 2015

Every little bit counts

As a Y member, you shape your center every day.

October 20, 2015

Do good, feel better

One of the very best things you can do for your health is completely free.

October 13, 2015

High schoolers who volunteer are more likely to graduate college

Research shows that teenagers who volunteer are more likely to pursue higher education, feel better prepared for their careers and make social responsibility a lasting part of their lives.

October 06, 2015

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