YMCA Learning Institute

Meeting and Conference Venue

The YMCA of Metro Chicago's Learning Institute, funded by BMO Harris Bank, is a unique 7,500 square foot state-of-the-art space available for hosting collaborative programming, conferences and special events. With a loft-style design and breathtaking views of the city, this multifunctional event space is ideal for sustained, collaborative learning and sharing, and serves as a central hub for youth development practitioners, management staff, funders and community members to come together and translate research to practice.

All meeting spaces offer HDMI connections, whiteboards, Audio AV equipment, advanced conferencing capabilities, access to our guest WIFI, and a dedicated area for food and beverage buffets, including a small kitchen with a full size refrigerator.

The YMCA of Metro Chicago, a non-profit organization, also awards free or reduced facility use to other non-profit organizations that share, promote, or exemplify similar and/or supporting missions.

Learning Institute Room

This conference room (made up of conference rooms 1&2 combined) comfortably seats 50. Presentations are beautifully displayed an overhead projector and large auto-retractable screen.

Y Room 1, 2 and the Learning Institute can be configured in a variety of meeting and table styles–perfect for accommodating your event.

Y Room 1

This conference room comfortably seats 30 and is a modern, one-of-a-kind space great for hosting a meeting or event. Presentations are beautifully displayed using an overhead projector and large auto-retractable screen.

Y Room 2

This conference room comfortably seats 16 and is ideal for mid-sized groups. Presentations are beautifully displayed on a flat-screen.

Conference Room1

This conference room comfortably seats 8 and is fully equipped to accommodate your meeting needs. Presentations are beautifully displayed on a flat-screen.

Dedicated Social/Catering Space

The Y Center offers a large dedicated social and catering space to accommodate your meals, snacks and cocktail parties.

Beautiful breakout spaces

Take a break from the dull office setting or sterile hotel meeting space and enjoy your meeting break- out sessions or strolling dinner reception by a beautiful fireplace overlooking the city skyline.

Questions?

For pricing and reservations, contact Rebecca Lahr 312.932.1213 or email rlahr@ymcachicago.org.

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