Dover Child Care

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

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Dover 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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Program Registration

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

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Law Enforcement Appreciation Day: Sunday, January 9

Law Enforcement, in honor of all you do to keep our community safe, stop by the Y on Sunday, January 9th between 9-11 a.m. and enjoy coffee and donuts on us! Plus, present your badge and enjoy the Y for free all week! (1/2/22-1/9/22)

Pop-Up Classes

Make every workout a new adventure! Try a new pop-up class at the Dover Y during the month of January. Bring a friend, guests are also welcome to attend pop-up classes free! Pick up a schedule at the front desk.

NEW Friday Kids Zone Hours

Beginning in January, Kids Zone will be open on Friday mornings from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Inclement Weather

When snow and ice impact our local area, be sure to check our app or visit the Dover Y Facebook page for the most up-to-date information on facility delays and closings.

Calling All Annual Campaigners

Do you know what makes the YMCA Annual Campaign unique from other charities? 100% of a gift to your local YMCA branch directly impacts the local community by providing services like swim lessons, summer camp and financial assistance to seniors. We need your help this year more than ever! To learn how you can help support the Y’s cause, contact: John Rappaport (302) 510-1243 or Katrina Gott (302) 674-0739

Planks On A Stability Ball Challenge:  January 1 – 31

How long can you hold a plank with your elbows on a stability ball? See a fitness center staff member to test your strength and endurance. The top 5 male and female contenders will win Y swag.

Have you tried the Virtual Y?

You can participate in your favorite Y classes anytime and anywhere, even on snow days! Click here to get started today!

Beach Party: Friday, January 28, 6-8 p.m.

Bid farewell to your summer blues! Join us for a tropical-themed pool party, selfie station, craft table and giveaways! This family event is open to the community. Learn more.

Click here for a video tour of the Dover YMCA.

  • Fitness Center: State-of-the-Art Cardio Machines, Strength Circuit, Free Weights
  • Hot Yoga Studio
  • Sauna
  • Free Personalized Fitness and Nutrition Plans
  • Two Indoor Pools, which include an 8 Lane Lap Pool and a 4 Lane Pool
  • Full-Size Gymnasium
  • Two Men’s and two Women’s Locker Rooms
  • Youth Wellness Center
  • Over 120 Group Exercise Classes Weekly-  Step, yoga, Pilates, Spinning, Zumba, BodyPump, BodyCombat, BodyFlow and more
  • Small Group Training- TRX, Barre
  • Water Exercise Classes
  • Master Swimming Program
  • Personal Training
  • Free Parking
  • Free Babysitting
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pavilions and Walking Trails at Offsite Dover Y Complex
  • Swim Team
  • Swim Lessons
  • Youth & Adult Sports Programs
  • Youth Enrichment Classes
  • Before & After School Care
  • Monthly Member Events
  • Financial Assistance



Monday-Friday: 5 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

John Rappaport

Group Vice President and Dover YMCA Executive Director

Tom Chroniger

Facilities Director

Katrina Gott

Member Sales Associate
(302) 346-9622

Beth Johnson

Wellness Coordinator
(302) 346-9622 ext. 3006

Bridget Di Luzio

Aquatics Director

Shane Scott

Shane Scott

Membership Director
(302)510-1202 ext. 3009

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