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Central Y Calendar

There’s always something happening at the Central Y. Our calendar is a great way for you to stay up to date. Be sure to check back frequently for updates!

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Friday, December 1st
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Copeland Maritime Center at the
Kalmar Nyckel Shipyard
Tickets: $35
Join us for our second annual fundraiser that will directly impact the lives of youth, adults and families in our community. Wine and Beer Tasting, Hors d’oeuvres, Music, Silent Auction and more!
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER or visit the member services desk.


  • Fitness Center: State-of-the-Art Cardio Equipment, Strength Circuit, Free Weights, Olympic Lifting Center
  • Functional Training Center: Monkey Bars, Plyo Box, Heavy Bag and more
  • Indoor pool
  • Two Basketball Gymnasiums
  • Walking Track
  • Two squash Courts
  • Five Racquetball Courts
  • Two Men’s and Two Women’s Locker Rooms
  • Family Locker Room
  • Gender-Specific Steam and Sauna for All Members Age 21 and over
  • Over 70 Group Exercise Classes Weekly- HIIT, Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Spinning, Zumba, BodyPump, BodyCombat and more
  • Small Group Training- Bootcamp, TRX, Boxing, Multi-Functional Training and Aerial Yoga
  • Free Fitness Consultations, Access to Dietitians and Personal Training
  • Free Parking
  • Free Babysitting While You Workout
  • Outdoor Pool at Hanby Outdoor Center


Monday – Thursday: 5 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday: 5 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Monday – Thursday: 5 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday: 5 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:50 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 4:50 p.m.


Bring your child age 8-13 to the Fitness Center. Child must remain with you at all times.


Monday-Thursday: 5:15 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


  • Free 2-hour parking is available in the Central YMCA lot to all members while using the YMCA facility. Parking is first come, first serve.  Your membership card will open the gate to the Y lot as you enter from Washington Street.
  • Ample metered parking is available on the streets around the YMCA
  • After 5 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends, members may park in DelleDonne Lot #1 at the corner of 11th and Jefferson (diagonally across from the Central Y’s playground).


November 24 (Thanksgiving): CLOSED

December 24 (Christmas Eve): CLOSE at 2 p.m.

December 25 (Christmas Day): CLOSED

December 31 (New Year’s Eve): CLOSE at 5 p.m.

January 1 (New Year’s Day): OPEN 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Program Session Dates:

FALL 1 (8 weeks):
September 5 – October  28, 2017

Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, August 14, 2017

Program Member Registration Begins:
Monday, August 21, 2017

FALL 2 (8 weeks):
October 30 – December 22, 2017
(No Programs 11/23/17 – 11/26/17 for Thanksgiving)

Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, October 16, 2017

Program Member Registration Begins:
Monday, October 23, 2017

Winter (8 Weeks):
January 2 – February 24, 2018

Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, December 11, 2017

Program Member Registration Begins:
Monday, December 18, 2017

Lee Bunting

Senior Executive Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 169

Kristina Woznicki

Associate Executive Director
(302) 472-9622 ext. 115

Chrissy Shiring

Associate Executive Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 128

Jackie Anderson

Child Development Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 171

Carl Bailey

Facilities Supervisor
(302) 254-9622 ext. 150

Mike DiOssi

Member Wellness Engagement Coordinator
(302) 472-9622

Andy Foy

Facilities Manager
(302) 254-9622 ext. 132

Megin Hewes

Wellness Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 151

Brandon Lee-Johnson

Aquatic Coordinator
(302) 472-9622 ext. 214

Nikki Mowbray

Membership Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 141

Mark Myers

Personal Training Coordinator
(302) 254-9622 ext. 149

Joseph Nebrao

Membership Coordinator
(302) 254-9622 ext. 124

Brenda Overton

Program Director - Back on Track
(302) 254-9622 ext. 117

Emily Poole

Membership Coordintator
(302) 254-9622 ext. 162

Jimia Redden

Program Director - Housing
(302) 254-9622 ext.118

Sam Sachs

Youth in Government Program Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 173

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Our Mission

The YMCA is an association of people of all ages, ethnic groups and religious affiliations that strives to cultivate the human potential, self-esteem, and dignity of all people. Our organization exists to develop and practice the Christian principles of love, caring, inclusiveness, justice and peace…and to enrich the emotional, physical and social life of all individuals, families and our community.