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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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Family Friday
April 6, 2018
5:30 – 8 p.m.
Wilmington Room


Healthy Kids Day
April 21st, 10 a.m.
LOCATION: Walnut Street YMCA

  • Moon Bounce
  • Games
  • Pool games
  • Obstacle Course
  • Local Vendors
  • Hearing Screenings for children ages 3 – 9 years old
  • Blood Pressure and Glucose Screenings provided by St. Francis

Room Rentals
Looking for meeting space or a place to host a party? We have just the place for you! Click here to learn more about renting a room at the Central YMCA.

  • 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

HOURS

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.


CENTRAL YMCA POOL HOURS

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.


FAMILY FITNESS

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

BABYSITTING

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


PARKING

  • 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).

HOLIDAYS AND IMPORTANT DATES

May 28 (Memorial Day):
Branch closed

July 4 (Independence Day):
Branch closed

September 3 (Labor Day):
Branch closed

Program Session Dates:

Spring 1: February 26 – April 22
Full Member Registration: Feb.12
Program Member Registration: Feb. 19


Spring 2:  April 23 – June 10
Full Member Registration: April 9
Program Member Registration: April 16


Summer: June 11 – August 26
Full Member Registration: May 29
Program Member Registration: June 4

Lee Bunting

Senior Executive Director
(302) 778-9001

lbunting@ymcade.org

Kristina Woznicki

Associate Executive Director
(302) 778-9002

kwoznicki@ymcade.org

Chrissy Shiring

Associate Executive Director
(302) 778-9007

cshiring@ymcade.org

Jackie Anderson

Child Development Director
(302) 778-9009

jackieanderson@ymcade.org

Carl Bailey

Facilities Supervisor
(302) 254-9622 ext. 150

cbailey@ymcade.org

Mike DiOssi

Member Wellness Engagement Coordinator
(302) 778-9014

mdiossi@ymcade.org

Andy Foy

Facilities Manager
(302) 778-9003

andrew.foy@ymcade.org

Megin Hewes

Wellness Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 151

mhewes@ymcade.org

Brandon Lee-Johnson

Aquatic Coordinator
(302) 472-9622 ext. 214

blee-johnson@ymcade.org

Nikki Mowbray

Membership Director
(302) 778-9006

nmowbray@ymcade.org

Mark Myers

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

mmyers@ymcade.org

Joseph Nebrao

Membership Coordinator
(302) 778-9016

jnebrao@ymcade.org

Brenda Overton

Program Director - Back on Track
(302) 302-778-9004

boverton@ymcade.org

Emily Poole

Membership Coordintator
(302) 778-9015

epoole@ymcade.org

Jimia Redden

Program Director - Housing
(302) 778-9011

jredden@ymcade.org

Sam Sachs

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

ssachs@ymcade.org

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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.