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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Before and After School Care Now Enrolling for the 2022/23 School Year



Schools We Serve: Keene, McVey, Marshall, Pleasantville, Wilbur, Wilmington Manor and Colonial Early Education Program (CEEP)

Coming Soon! WOW Fall Fitness Program for Gunning Bedford Middle School Students! Stay tuned for details!


Join in on the fun! Pickleball is a racket/paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and table tennis. The fun begins the week of September 12 and is open to all levels.

  • Monday’s, 9-11:45 a.m.
  • Wednesday’s, 12:30 – 4 p.m.

Questions? Contact Victor Taylor

Teen Nights

Calling all teens grades 6-12! Join us on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 6 – 8 p.m. to hang out, make new friends, participate in fun activities, and make awesome memories.

  • September 10 & 24
  • October 8 & 22
  • November 12
  • December 10 & 17

Questions? Contact Ebony Tessein

New Equipment Party

Monday, September 26, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 4 – 8 p.m.

Stop by to help us celebrate and learn more about our brand new fitness center equipment. Snacks and small giveaways while they last.

Note: Fitness Center and Functional Training Center will be closed on September 22-September 23 as we install your new equipment.

Fall Family Festival and Trunk or Treat

October 29 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Mark your calendar for this family fun day! Event is FREE and open to the community. Registration is required. Please register below if you plan on attending.


Volunteers needed! Sign up with the links below to help with the event or to set up a trunk or treat car to hand out candy.

  • 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 months – 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 am – 9 pm
    Saturday: 7 am – 6 pm
    Sunday: 8 am – 4 pm

Kids Zone Hours

  • Monday – Saturday: 8 am – 12 pm
  • Monday – Thursday:  4- 8 pm
  • Sunday: 10 am – 12 pm

Youth Fitness Hours

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

Click here for current Outdoor Pool Hours

  • Labor Day: OPEN 7AM – 11AM
  • Thanksgiving: All locations are CLOSED
  • Christmas Eve: All locations will close at 2 PM
  • Christmas: All locations are CLOSED
  • New Year’s Day (2023): All locations are OPEN 10AM – 2PM
Terry Mullan

Terry Mullan

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

Pamela Cox

Pamela Cox

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

Lisha Fields

302-392-2416 x2519

Laurie Haushalter

Program Coordinator—Kids Zone
(302) 392-2405

Erik Jones

Director of Aquatic Operations
(302) 392-2411

Ben Kettner

Ben Kettner

Business Manager
(302) 268-9164

Hannah Kimani

Membership Team Lead

Derek Marshallsea

Sr. Membership Director

Erin Neurohr

Sr Child Development Director
302-836-9622 x2531

Victoria Taylor

Youth Development Director—Camp/Sports
(302) 392-2413

Ebony Tessein

Program Director, Youth and Teens
(302) 257-5854

Marty White

Marty White

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

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Our Mission

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