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SOUTH CHICAGO YMCA News

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

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the South Chicago 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

South Chicago YMCA to reopen on Oct. 26

We're pleased to inform everyone that the South Chicago YMCA will reopen on Wednesday, Oct. 26. Because your safety and comfort are always our top priority, we worked hard to reopen as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

October 25, 2016

South Chicago YMCA closed until further notice

Due to extensive water damage, the South Chicago YMCA exercise facilities will be closed until until further notice. The early learning classrooms will reopen on Wednesday, October 12. Check back for further updates.

October 11, 2016

With Your Help, We’re Making the South Chicago 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 South Chicago Y even better

March 01, 2017

Bring the Whole Family to Our Free Fitness & Program Fair

Join us Friday, January 27, 2017 for a family-friendly winter celebration.

January 10, 2017

South Chicago YMCA closed until 10/9 due to water damage

Due to extensive water damage from an isolated fire, the South Chicago YMCA will be closed until Sunday, Oct. 9, possibly longer. Check back often for updates.

October 02, 2016

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

Ease yourself into shape, one week at a time

April 11, 2016

Spring II Program Highlights

Check out what programs we have for spring II session from April 11th to June 5th

March 21, 2016

The Y: For a better us

January 26, 2016

Register NOW for day camp

Registration opens January 29th, 2016

January 15, 2016

Spring Program Highlights

Take a Class with Us this Spring

January 15, 2016

Beat the Treadmill Blues

Learn how you can maximize your workout routine

January 14, 2016

To Swim or Not to Swim

Learn the benefits of swimming for the whole family

January 02, 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

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

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