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

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!

LEANING TOWER YMCA News

Y Winter Swim?

Y Winter Swim?

Just because it’s cold outside, it doesn’t mean you should take swimming off. Winter months are a great time to start swim lessons or continue your YMCA aquatics routine. Learn Y!

January 05, 2017

Winter Registration is Happening!

Winter Registration is Happening!

Classes will start the week of January 9th!

December 28, 2016

Exercise Your Friendships at the Y

Exercise Your Friendships at the Y

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December 12, 2016

Join the Leaning Tower YMCA for School Days Out

Join the Leaning Tower YMCA for School Days Out

When school’s not in session, the YMCA School Days Out program helps working parents keep their children safe and engaged.

November 29, 2016

Leaning Tower Y Ready to Help Parents If CPS Teachers Strike

Leaning Tower Y Ready to Help Parents If CPS Teachers Strike

Call or visit to register today. Space is limited.

September 30, 2016

Bring the Whole Family to Our Free Fitness & Program Fair

Bring the Whole Family to Our Free Fitness & Program Fair

Join us Saturday, January 28, 2017 for a family-friendly winter celebration.

January 11, 2017

How to Prepare for Next Week’s #YJumpingJackChallenge

How to Prepare for Next Week’s #YJumpingJackChallenge

Plus, the health benefits of jumping jacks

April 19, 2016

Introducing SMART START, the YMCA’s new personal fitness plan

Introducing SMART START, the YMCA’s new personal fitness plan

Ease yourself into shape, one week at a time

April 11, 2016

Friends and fitness: the perfect pair

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

Happy, healthy haunting: a Y guide to Halloween

Happy, healthy haunting: a Y guide to Halloween

Keep your house, kids and pets safe on the scariest night of the year!

October 27, 2015

Every little bit counts

Every little bit counts

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

October 20, 2015

Do good, feel better

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

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

Fall into fitness

Fall into fitness

Whether you’re a fitness newbie or a gym veteran, you’ll have no trouble falling in step with group exercises classes.

September 23, 2015

Continued learning opportunities in after school programs are essential for youth development

Continued learning opportunities in after school programs are essential for youth development

When the school day ends, youth need opportunities to learn and engage in meaningful activities that positively affect their success in the classroom.

September 15, 2015

On #GivingTuesday, consider the YMCA

On #GivingTuesday, consider the YMCA

Every day, a leaning tower is helping people reach new heights.

November 25, 2014