Bear-Glasgow Family YMCA

(302) 836-9622

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Bear Child Care

Check out our Child Care options including Before and After School Care, School is Out care and more!

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Bear Summer 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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Our program lineup has something for everyone – fitness, sports, swim lessons, arts and more!

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Important Dates:

  • Saturday, May 21: Self Defense for Women  – This course is FREE and open to the community. Register here. 
  • Saturday, May 28: Outdoor Pool Opens! Click here for pool hours.
  • Monday, May 30 (MEMORIAL DAY):
    • Branch hours, 7AM – 11AM; Outdoor pool hours, 11AM – 6PM
    • Kick Off Summer Party, 2 – 4 PM

New Kids Zone Hours!

  • Monday – Friday: 9 am – 12 pm
  • Monday – Thursday:  5- 8 pm
  • Saturday: 8 am – 12 pm
  • Sunday: 10 am – 2 pm

New Youth Fitness Hours!

  • Monday – Thursday: 5 pm – 8 pm
  • Saturday:  8am – 12pm
  • Sunday: 10 am – 2 pm


Teen Nights

Calling all teens grades 6-12! Join us on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 6 – 9 pm to hang out, make new friends, participate in fun activities, and make awesome memories. Arrive at 5:45 pm to sign in!

My Zone Heart Rate Training

Myzone is the most relevant and versatile fitness tracker on the market. Using technology to provide real-time feedback on heart rate, calories, and effort, Myzone ensures that you get accurate feedback on all of your exercise, wherever and however you choose to train. Achieve your health and fitness goals, with motivational support from friends through our Myzone social network, and utilize our unique Myzone Effort Points (MEPs) system to earn the credit you deserve.

Ask us about how you can join our community of 100+ My Zone Training Members.

For more information visit the member services desk.

  • Fitness Center (ages 12* and up): State-of-the-Art Cardio Equipment, Strength Circuit, Free Weights
    *Youth ages 12 & 13 must go through a fitness orientation prior to using the Fitness Center and be accompanied by a parent/guardian during their visit.
  • Youth Fitness Center for Kids Ages 7 to 12 years
  • Free Drop-In Babysitting for Children Ages 6 weeks – 7 years
  • Spinning Studio with 50+ Spin Bikes
  • Functional Training Center: Monkey Bars, Plyo Box, Heavy Bag and more
  • Stretching/Training Room
  • TRX Group Training Classes: Basic, Advanced and Specialty Classes
  • Small Group Training Classes for Everyone
  • Indoor pool:  8 lane, 25-yard pool
  • Group Water Exercise Classes: Variety of classes
  • Beautiful Oversized Gymnasium: Family, Adult, Teen Pick-Up Basketball, Pick-Up Volleyball and Pickleball
  • Co-ed Sauna
  • Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms
  • Family Locker Room
  • Outdoor Pool Complex:  Family Fun Pool with Beach Entry and 8-Lane Pool
  • Over 100 Group Exercise Classes Weekly- HIIT, Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Spinning, Zumba, BodyPump, BodyCombat, GRIT and more
  • Hot Yoga
  • Free Fitness Consultations; Access to Variety of Personal Training Options
  • Monthly Member and Family Events
  • Classes for Preschool, Youth and Family Fun (Swim Lessons, Dance, Family Zumba, Born to Move, etc.)
  • Variety of Youth Sports Options


Take a Video Tour

Take a look inside our Y from the comfort of your home. Click here to see a short video showcasing our facility features.


Monday- Friday: 5 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Easter (Sunday, April 17): All YMCA locations are closed

Terry Mullan

Terry Mullan

Sr. Executive Director, Bear-Glasgow YMCA
(302) 232-7079

Heather Colantuono

Before and After School Care Director

Pamela Cox

Pamela Cox

Group Exercise Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7022

Amy Desmond

Amy Desmond

Sr. Membership Director
(302) 392-2409

Ben Kettner

Ben Kettner

Business Manager
(302) 268-9164

Derek Marshallsea

Membership Sales Associate

Erin Neurohr

Sr Child Development Director
302-836-9622 x2531

Antonio Thorton

Antonio Thornton

Assistant Childcare and Camp Director
(302) 257-5854

Marty White

Marty White

Sr. Health & Wellness Director
(302) 392-2415

Tracey Wilson

Childcare Registrar
(302) 510-1319

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Our Mission

To empower youth, foster healthy living, and promote strong communities.