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8 Benefits of Swimming All Year Long

Whether you feel the heat of the sun or the chill of a snow flurry, an indoor pool means that you can swim no matter the weather report. Here are eight reasons why, even in the coldest months, it’s always the perfect time to sign up your child for swim lessons.


Save the date for our 31st Annual Stone Open Golf outing!

SAVE THE DATE! 2019 Elmhurst YMCA 31st Annual Golf Outing - Friday, July 19, 2019

March 21, 2019

Jersey Mike’s Fundraiser for the Elmhurst YMCA

Join Jersey Mike's for a Fundraiser to benefit YMCA Elmhurst's Scholarship Fund.

March 05, 2019

Youth Fitness Classes

Now's the time to get your child registered for our youth fitness programs!

February 25, 2019

Babysitting Class

What you need to know and what every parent wants in a safe and responsible babysitter!

February 24, 2019

Spring Break Camp

Looking for a child care option during Spring Break? Don't worry the Y has you covered. Our School Days Out program provides your child a fun, safe and activity packed option.

February 24, 2019

Pass! Shoot! Tread Water!

Learn to play Wetball (Youth Water Polo) at the Elmhurst YMCA!

February 24, 2019

Nurturing skills and building confidence in the water…register for Swim Lessons today!

We're here for everyone! All ages--from infants to seniors--can enjoy the pool. Check out our class offerings to find one that fits.

February 24, 2019

Employee of the Month - Maggie Horn

Maggie is a true Y person and has just been awarded February's Employee of the Month.

February 24, 2019

Friendship.  Accomplishment.  Belonging…Camp…Best Summer Ever.

Remember the fun of summer when you were a kid? Exploring the outdoors, spending time with friends, playing games, and splashing in the pool?

February 24, 2019

boGO BULLS! A special offer from the Chicago Bulls…

Support the YMCA and score big this basketball season with this exclusive BOGO offer from the Chicago Bulls! For each ticket purchased, the Bulls will donate $1 to the Y!

February 22, 2019

Come celebrate your party with us!

Celebrate with us! Celebrate your birthday party, group outing, or family reunion with us here at the Y!

January 29, 2019

Getting married??  Create bonds that will last a lifetime!

This personal training special offer is just for the two of you!

January 27, 2019

Oh Baby!  Look at Me Now!  A Happier and Healther New Mom!

Studies show that working out postpartum hellps improve your mood and boosts your confidence.

January 27, 2019

Join the Y - Because we believe in leveling up!

During the month of January, we're WAIVING our joiner fee for anyone who wishes to join the Y. This limited-time offer can save new members up to $84 upon joining - act fast, because this offer won't last!

January 07, 2019

Members, Join Us For a Free Film Screening of “Most Likely to Succeed”

The YMCA’s Education Series is dedicated to screening award-winning and impactful documentaries and series at YMCAs across Chicagoland.

August 28, 2018

Keep Your Child Active & Engaged Over Spring Break at The Elmhurst Y

When schools close, the Elmhurst YMCA provides working parents with an other child care option, School Days Out.

March 05, 2018

Adventure Guides, Trailblazers & Explorers

Looking for a way your son can strengthen their bond with dad? Look no further - enroll them in our Adventure Guides, Trailblazers & Explorers program, a family program designed specifically for dads and their sons.

November 01, 2017

Celebrate Halloween at the Elmhurst Y - Friday, October 19, 2018, 630-9 p.m.

Join us for a fun-filled evening with the whole family!

October 09, 2017

How Belonging at the Y Helped Restore a Man’s Health and Hope

Carlos Montenegro suffered a stroke about a year and a half ago. He then decided to return to the Y, where he found encouragement and camaraderie from staff and members. Today, he can walk up to 4 miles per hour when before it was only 1 mile.

September 08, 2017

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

March 01, 2017

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