Basketball Courts - Wednesday and Thursday

January 16, 2017

Basketball Courts - Wednesday and Thursday

Starting January 18 and continuing through March 16,  the Basketball Courts will be in use from 6:00-9:00 pm on Wednesday and Thursdays.  

For information on any of our Sports Leagues please contact Aaron Towler at

Winter Registration is Still Going On!

January 02, 2017

Winter Registration is Still Going On!

All Winter Programs begin January 9 through February 12 and you can still register and view by going to 

You can register online, in-person or by phone.  We're here to help, so if you have any questions about our offerings or the registraiton process, contact us at 630-968-8400.

Spring I Session - February 13-April 9

Spring II Session - April 10-June 4

Spring 1 non member registration begins January 30.

Spring 2 non member registration begins March 27.


December 19, 2016


This 8 week program challenges you to get fit for the New Year.  All participants that comlete the Active8 Challenge will receive a completion t-shirt.  The overall female and male winners will recieve (based on percentage of body weight lost) a $25 YMCA program voucher.  


Challenge Dates: January 14-March 11 (8 weeks)

Registration Dates: December 12-January 14

During the challenge you will receive:



  • Weekly weigh-ins
  • Initial and final weigh-in and waist measurements
  • Weekly emails providing you helpful motivational content                                      
  • Exercise tracking
  • 30-minute participant-exclusive group training classes
  • Support from Y staff and other participants
  • Challenge completion t-shirt


For more information contact Cheryl Green, Fitness Director at

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Member Registration Is Now Open for Winter/Spring 2017 Programs!

December 12, 2016

Member Registration Is Now Open for Winter/Spring 2017 Programs!

Plus, check out our new and improved online registration system, along with new programming options!

Meet Member Vicki

January 11, 2017

Meet Member Vicki

Vicki has been a member at Indian Boundary YMCA since 2000. She has a family membership here with her husband Paul.

National Mentoring Month

January 07, 2017

National Mentoring Month

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New Year’s Resolutions

January 07, 2017

New Year’s Resolutions

4 Tips to a Successful Resolution!