New Member meet up

February 27, 2017

New Member meet up

New to the YMCA and not sure what to do next? Come connect with our YMCA Staff Team in this monthly opportunity to meet the staff; ask questions; and let us help you get started on your YMCA journey. 


  •  Meet your YMCA Staff 
  •  Connect to other YMCA Members 
  •  Introductory 15 minute workout 
  •  Learn more about all we offer
  • Enjoy coffee and connect to your YMCA community! 

MARCH 13, 2017

6:15pm – 7pm 

Multi Purpose Room 

Black Friday Turkey Buster-BURN THE BIRD!

November 18, 2016

Black Friday Turkey Buster-BURN THE BIRD!

Burn the Bird!

Join us to burn off those holiday calories. Taylor, Karen, Lauren and Debbie will be provide Strength, HIIT, Cardio and Flexibility workouts to burn those calories away.

Class time 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Cost: 4 canned goods to support our food drive or suggested $5.00 donation

Register early 773.262.8300

High Ridge YMCA School Days Out

September 01, 2016

High Ridge YMCA School Days Out

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Register your child for High Ridge YMCA Days Out Program. Our caring staff insures that children are developing the values, skills, and relationships that lead to positive behavior, better health, and a greater educational achievement. 

Scheduled School Holidays for 2016-2017

October  10th              Columbus Day

November 4th              School Improvement Days

November 9th              Report Card Pick-up Day

November 11h             Veterans Day

November 23rd            No-School-Thanksgiving Break

November 25th            No-School-Thanksgiving Break

December 26th-Jan 6th Winter Vacation ($35/$45 price per day of witner vacation)

January 16th               Martin Luther King Jr. Day

February 3rd               School Improvement Day

February 20th             President's Day

April 7th                     School Improvement Day

April10th-14th Spring Vacation ($35/$45 price per day of Spring vacation)

April 19th                   Parent-Teacher Conference Day; Report Card pickup


$35 members / $45 Non-members

Drop-off starts as early as 7a.m. and pick-up ends at 6 P.M.  Your child does not have to be a YMCA member or a program participant to attend, but pre registration is requred. Lunch is provided by the Chicago Food Depository. For more information contact Ellie Schmerler @

Register HERE

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

March 01, 2017

With Your Help, We’re Making the High Ridge 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 High Ridge Y even better.

High Ridge YMCA New Member Meet up

February 23, 2017

High Ridge YMCA New Member Meet up

Greetings new members! We can answer all you questions about the Y and get you on your way to Health and wellness

Member Spotlight- Featured Swimmer Anwar

February 23, 2017

Member Spotlight- Featured Swimmer Anwar