Western Family YMCA

(302) 709-9622

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Child Care

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

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Event & Family Calendar

There’s always something happening at the Western Family Y. Our calendar is a great way for you to stay up to date. Be sure to check back frequently for updates!

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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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Family Fun at the Western Y
Click here to see a list of fun summer happenings.

Birthday Parties 
Splish and splash for your birthday bash at the Western Y Outdoor Pool! All parties must be scheduled in advance at the Member Services Desk. Hurry! Dates are filling fast!
Questions? Give us call at (302) 709-9622.
Click here for Birthday Party FAQ’s


Summer Fun at the Pool Complex! (June 13 – August 24)

  • Wednesdays,  12 – 1 p.m. (Weather Permitting)
    Each Wednesday, staff will lead a family friendly activity for anyone who wishes to participate!
  • Fridays, 11:30 a.m. – 12 noon (Weather Permitting)
    Join us each Friday at the Pool Complex for a family friendly, fun-filled, fitness activity!
  • Pool Complex 10th Anniversary Celebration!
    June 23rd (rain date, June 30th) 12 – 3 p.m.
    Join us for food, giveaways, and other fun activities to celebrate 10 years of the Pool Complex! More details to come!
  • Family Movie Night
    July 20th 6-8 p.m.
  • 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
  • 2 Indoor pools
  • 2 Outdoor pools (seasonal access)
  • Basketball Gymnasium
  • Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms
  • Family Locker Rooms
  • Sauna
  • Over 80 Group Exercise Classes Weekly- HIIT, Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Cycling, Zumba, BodyPump, BodyCombat and more
  • Small Group Training (fitness training in groups of 3-10 with a certified coach)
  • Instructional Classes such as Swimming, Dance and more
  • Teen Leadership Programs
  • Youth Fitness Center for Members Ages 7-13 Years
  • Free Fitness Consultations; Access to Personal Training
  • Free Babysitting While You Work Out

FACILITY HOURS

Monday-Thursday: 5 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday: 5 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

*Hours subject to change.
From Memorial Day to Labor Day we will close at 6 p.m. on the weekends.

 


Kids Zone Babysitting

Ages 6 weeks to 12 years

Monday-Thursday:
8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
3:30 -8:30 p.m.

Friday:
8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
3:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Saturday:
8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Sunday:
8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

YOUTH FITNESS CENTER

Ages 7-13
Monday-Thursday:
9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (starting June 11)
3:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Friday:
9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (starting June 11)
3:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday:
9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


POOL COMPLEX

Monday – Friday: 
11:00 a.m. –  7:50 p.m.  (starting June 11)

Saturday and Sunday:

10:00 a.m. –  7:50 p.m.

 

HOLIDAYS

July 4th (Independence Day):
Branch closed, Outdoor Pools Open

PROGRAM SESSION DATES

SPRING 2 SESSION:

April 23 – June 10, 2018

Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, April 9

Program Member Registration:
Monday, April 16


SUMMER SESSION:

June 11 – August 26
Full Member Registration Begins:
Monday, May 29

Program Member Registration:
Monday, June 4

Click here for information about program registration.

Pam Kennedy

Senior Executive Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7000

pkennedy@ymcade.org

Kelly Worrall

Associate Executive Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7001

kworrall@ymcade.org

Mark Benson

Sports/ Camp Director
(302) 709-9622

mbenson@ymcade.org

Liz Bluis

Aquatic Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7018

ebluis@ymcade.org

Sara Catron

Kids Zone Coordinator
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7014

scatron@ymcade.org

Angie Cicala

Assistant Child Development Director
(302) 453-0123 ext. 7100

acicala@ymcade.org

Nancy Cusick

Youth Sports Coordinator
(302) 510-1253

ncusick@ymcade.org

Denise Elms

Swim Lessons Coordinator
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7006

delms@ymcade.org

Jennifer Fawzi

Assistant Director of Group Exercise
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7021

jfawzi@ymcade.org

Bonnie Haigh

Full Day Preschool Coordinator
(302) 293-9837

bhaigh@ymcade.org

Kayla Andrews Large

Competitive Aquatic Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7007

kandrews-large@ymcade.org

Ben LoPresto

Membership Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7003

bLoPresto@ymcade.org

Jen Reid

Senior Child Development Director
(302) 453-0123 ext 7103

jreid@ymcade.org

Shane Scott

Health and Fitness Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7015

sscott@ymcade.org

Lisa Wickersham

Youth and Family Director
(302) 709-9622 ext. 7010

Lwickersham@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.