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Metro YMCA News

YMCA of Metro Chicago Diversity and Inclusion Position

The Y values an environment that fosters respect, fairness, and appreciation for all aspects of diversity. We share the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility and supports member diversity in every sense, including gender identity.

Friends are Free in July!

Friends are Free in July!

This offer is open to friends of YMCA members who visit with their member friend. There are no limitations on the amount of times friend(s) can join you in July. Just be sure to check-in at the front desk each time you bring your friend(s). Limit 3 friends per visit.

SOUTH SIDE YMCA News

USA Basketball 3x3 Tournament

USA Basketball 3x3 Tournament

show us what you've got with our 3x3 tournament for ages 14 and up!

July 12, 2016

GRIT is Back This Summer!

GRIT is Back This Summer!

Get an intense workout in just 30 minutes

July 07, 2016

Sports of All Sorts at the South Side YMCA!

Sports of All Sorts at the South Side YMCA!

Fall Youth Programming

June 30, 2016

Tumbling Coming this Fall!!

Tumbling Coming this Fall!!

More Fall Youth Programming!

June 30, 2016

Staff Highlight: Meet Johnnie Cox

Staff Highlight: Meet Johnnie Cox

Please join us in welcoming our NEW Membership Experience Supervisor Johnnie Cox

June 29, 2016

Jay Williams Basketball Camp at South Side Y

Jay Williams Basketball Camp at South Side Y

Get ready for your next basketball season

June 14, 2016

Come Swim!

Come Swim!

The pool has been re-opened and we are returning to our regularly scheduled programming

June 10, 2016

Summer at the Y!

Summer at the Y!

stay active and have fun at the Y all summer long

May 25, 2016

6 ways to celebrate May at the South Side YMCA

6 ways to celebrate May at the South Side YMCA

Join us for Camp Play Day and other May events

May 02, 2016

Member Highlight: Meet Tedra Gray

Member Highlight: Meet Tedra Gray

Tedra is more than just an active Y member, see why...

April 26, 2016

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

South Side YMCA Receives Make a Splash Grant from the USA Swimming Foundation

South Side YMCA Receives Make a Splash Grant from the USA Swimming Foundation

April 11, 2016

Youth Golf is Back!

Youth Golf is Back!

try out the First Tee DRIVE golf program

March 30, 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

March 28, 2016

Spring II Program Highlights

Spring II Program Highlights

join us for Spring II session from April 11th to June 5th

March 21, 2016

Member Highlight: Meet Rozetta Cleveland

Member Highlight: Meet Rozetta Cleveland

See how the Y has changed Mrs. Cleveland's life

March 21, 2016

National Multiple Sclerosis Week

What is MS and how can programs at the Y help

March 07, 2016

Bring Your Friend to Swim Class

Bring Your Friend to Swim Class

Try Out Swimming At the Y

February 23, 2016

March Madness at the Y

March Madness at the Y

join us fitness instructors as they battle for class participants

February 23, 2016

Annual Heritage Bowl

Annual Heritage Bowl

It's the battle of wits, who knows their history best?

February 15, 2016

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