Martin Luther King Day

Help us Celebrate Monday, January 15th

Celebrate Martin Luther King Day by joining us for tons of fun for the whole family. Y of Delaware locations are open to members and non-members so bring your friends!

Baptist minister and social activist Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) dedicated his life to the nonviolent struggle for justice in the United States. King’s leadership played a pivotal role in ending entrenched segregation for African Americans and to the creation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Learn more here. 

Did you know?

  • King’s Birth Name was Michael, not Martin.
  • He entered College at the Age of 15 and received his Doctorate in Systematic Theology.
  • He received a Nobel Peace Prize when he was thirty-five years old and was then the youngest recipient of the award.

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Memorial Day 2024

YMCA of Delaware branches will be OPEN  7 - 11 a.m. on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day. All outdoor pools will be OPEN from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Click here for updated outdoor pool hours.


Summer Camp

🌞🎉 Register now for YMCA Summer Camp and join us for fun, friends, and safe, screen-free adventures! 🚀🏕️ Financial assistance is available. Now accepting Purchase of Care (POC) at Western and Bear locations! Learn More 🌟✨