News & Events


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 $98 upon joining - act fast, because this offer won't last!

January 07, 2019

Help your friends save and we’ll help you save - because we believe in friend circles!

With our Member Referral Program, you can start saving 20% on your monthly membership rate when you refer a friend to the Y and they join! What makes this deal even sweeter? They'll also save 20% on their monthly membership rate AND we're waiving our joiner fee, saving new members up to $98!

January 07, 2019

Celebrate Spooky Season with the YMCA!

Join us for our frighteningly fun-filled Halloween celebration on Tuesday, October 30th, from 5-7pm. Our Halloween event is open to both members and non-members alike, so bring the whole family and enjoy a variety of Halloween-themed activities - it's guaranteed to be a "spooktacular" time!

October 01, 2018

How the Lake View Y Became Danny D. Dixon II’s “Lifeline”

After the loss of his mother, while also dealing with injuries and PTSD from his service in the U.S. Army, retired veteran Danny D. Dixon II felt alone — but later found a family and support system at the Lake View Y.

September 24, 2018

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Lake View YMCA: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Join us from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m for fun, family-friendly activities. As always, Healthy Kids Day is 100% free and open to the public!

April 03, 2018

Keep Your Child Active, Engaged Over Spring Break at the Lake View Y

When schools close, working parents can rely on the YMCA of Metro Chicago’s School Days out to keep children active, engaged, and safe.

March 05, 2018

Celebrate Halloween at the Lake View Y - Friday, October 27, 2017, 5-7 p.m.

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

October 18, 2017

Sports can improve grades in school!

Fall league registration for basketball and volleyball is happening now! Learn how enrolling your child in sports can help boost their grades in school!

July 27, 2017

Thanks Chicago Reader!

Lake View YMCA was voted best YMCA branch!

July 05, 2017

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

March 01, 2017

Join the Lake View Y for a Back-to-Class Block Party This August

Celebrate the back-to-class season with free, family-friendly games and activities throughout Chicagoland.

July 27, 2016

Looking for Activities for the Teenager in your home?

Teen Activities at the Lake View YMCA

May 19, 2016

What is the right fitness class for you?

Look at these suggestions below for recommendation on new fitness routines.

April 29, 2016

Bounce House At The Lake View YMCA!

Sign up for a bounce house event at the Lake View YMCA.

April 22, 2016

How to Prepare for Next Week’s #YJumpingJackChallenge

Plus, the health benefits of jumping jacks

April 19, 2016

Before and After School Program

Registration for the Lake View YMCA Before and After School Program is now Open.

April 11, 2016

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

Ease yourself into shape, one week at a time

April 11, 2016

Tiny Toes Ballet

Does your little one love to grove? Then this dance class is just for them.

January 11, 2016

Member Spotlight: Meet Ami!

?I love Y MaxTraining ? because it is a road map for success and your Y Max trainer is your navigator. I think a lot of people who need to lose weight know what they NEED to do, but it's hard to be both navigator and driver on a long trip!?

December 21, 2015

Private Swim Lessons

Register today for private swim lessons.

December 01, 2015

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