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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.


Healthy Kids Day® is Saturday, April 27

Join our national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids.

March 01, 2019

Get to Know Our March Super Staff Recipient Renee Volpe

One of the smiling faces behind the Member Services Desk is Renee Volpe

February 28, 2019

Middle School Mania

Come to the Y for our Middle School Mania Nights!

February 27, 2019

Red Cross Lifeguard Certification

Learn the skills and knowledge required to become a lifeguard

February 27, 2019

School Days Out

Keep you child safe and engaged when school is out during Spring Break

February 27, 2019

Adult Swim Lessons

If you don't know how to swim, it's never too late to learn with adult swimming lessons.

February 27, 2019

Bunnynanza Family Event is Coming April 5

Enjoy an evening with the Easter Bunny.

February 27, 2019

Our Foglia Board of Director Spotlight Shines on Steve Callahan

Meet Steve Callahan, a Board Member with a passion for community

February 26, 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

American Red Cross Babysitting Course

Boost your babysitting business and impress parents by earning an American Red Cross Babysitting Certification.

February 21, 2019