We bring kids, adults, and families closer together, encourage good health, and foster connections through fitness, indoor pools, sports, fun, and shared interests. Our members enjoy group exercise classes, walking/jogging tracks, and encouragement from our Wellness Coaches. We have the resources to help you learn new things and make new friends at any stage in your life. Join us today!
MEMBERSHIP GIVES YOU MANY OPPORTUNITIES
MULTIPLE FACILITY ACCESS
We are one Y with multiple great facilities. Your membership gives you access to both our Southeast and Northwest branches. The new Northwest branch opens November 13.
No matter where you travel in the U.S., your Y membership privileges go with you. The Monroe County YMCA participates in the national AWAY (Always Welcome at YMCAs) program. As a YMCA member, you are able to use your membership card to gain access to any participating YMCA across the country for free or at a reduced rate.
A variety of FREE group exercise class opportunities are available. We encourage you to enhance your health journey and become connected and involved by joining a class. You requested free classes; we listened and added value to your membership!
Look for this icon on the programs pages to see which classes are free. Some of your favorites might have made the list!
A free wellness consultation with one of our trained Wellness Coaches can help you set and achieve your goals. Set up an appointment by calling the Welcome Center: for Southeast, call 812-332-5555, and for Northwest call 812-331-5556
SMART START: A STARTER WELLNESS SUPPORT PACKAGE AT NO ADDITIONAL COST
This is a three-week program designed to successfully start members on their wellness journey. You will learn to build a workout, choose healthy foods, make connections, and set goals. It includes:
- Weekly group meetings with a Smart Start coach
- Free-for-member group exercise classes
- Educational handouts and wellness tools
Classes meet weekly for one calendar month; enrollment is ongoing. Class size is limited to 8 participants.
Southeast Smart Start meets Tuesdays at 9:30 am and Thursdays at 6:00 pm. Northwest Smart Start meets Mondays at 6:00 pm.
Members looking to establish a baseline in their strength, cardiovascular health, and flexibility will be guided through a set of tests by a Certified Personal Trainer. This is a great starting point to help set goals and teach you to monitor your progress.
(Members should come prepared in workout clothing.)
FREE PLAY AND LEARN With A Family Membership
Members may use our drop-in childcare program for 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the evening. Click for more info
Children age 7-12 enjoy supervised, fun-filled activities while parents work out. Click for more info
FREE TOWEL SERVICE
PLUS ACCESS TO:
Indoor heated pools and hot tubs
Indoor and outdoor running tracks
Large wellness center with state-of-the-art cardio and strength training equipment with our trained, helpful staff
Healthy living programs for people of all ages, including exercise, nutrition, and healthy lifestyle support, including Smart Start
Free screenings and lectures
Y Member rates for activities such as swim lessons, youth and adult sports, camps, teen programs, specialty classes, and more
Affordable personal training rates
A positive environment and a place that's dedicated to serving everyone