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Camp

Day and specialty camps at the Y share one thing: they’re about discovery and having the best summer of your life! Click here to learn more about our camps.

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SUMMER IN THE CITY BLOCK PARTY
Join us for a FREE community block party! This event is open to everyone of all ages and will include games, exercise classes, food vendors and more!
Tuesday, June 20th •  6-8 p.m.
Central YMCA parking lot
501 W. 11th Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

  • 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, Kettlebell
  • 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 4:30 pm during the week and all day Saturday & Sunday, free parking is available in the Christiana Care Lot, located from Jefferson Street at the corner of Delaware Ave/12th Street to all YMCA members while using the YMCA facility.

HOLIDAYS AND IMPORTANT DATES

APRIL 14TH (Good Friday): 5 a.m. – 6 p.m.

APRIL 16TH (Easter Sunday): Closed

MAY 29TH (Memorial Day): Closed

JULY 4TH: Closed

SEPTEMBER 4TH (Labor Day): Closed

 

Program Session Dates:

SPRING I (7 weeks):
February 27 – April 15, 2017

Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, February 13

Program Member Registration Begins:
Monday, February 20


SPRING II (7 weeks):
April 24 – June 11, 2017

Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, April 3

Program Member Registration Begins:
Monday, April 10


SUMMER(11 Weeks):
June 12 – August 27, 2017

Full Member Registration Begins:
Tuesday, May 30

Program Member Registration Begins:
Monday, June 5

Andy Foy

Facilities Manager
(302) 254-9622 ext. 132

andrew.foy@ymcade.org

Brandon Lee-Johnson

Aquatic Coordinator
(302) 472-9622 ext. 214

blee-johnson@ymcade.org

Brenda Overton

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

boverton@ymcade.org

Carl Bailey

Facilities Supervisor
(302) 254-9622 ext. 150

cbailey@ymcade.org

Chrissy Shiring

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

cshiring@ymcade.org

Jackie Anderson

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

jackieanderson@ymcade.org

Jimia Redden

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

jredden@ymcade.org

Joseph Nebrao

Membership Coordinator
(302) 254-9622 ext. 124

jnebrao@ymcade.org

Kristina Woznicki

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

kwoznicki@ymcade.org

Lee Bunting

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

lbunting@ymcade.org

Mark Myers

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

mmyers@ymcade.org

Megin Hewes

Wellness Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 151

mhewes@ymcade.org

Mike DiOssi

Member Wellness Engagement Coordinator
(302) 472-9622

mdiossi@ymcade.org

Nikki Mowbray

Membership Director
(302) 254-9622 ext. 141

nmowbray@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.