• Safe Swimmers Start Here

    Enroll in Y swimming lessons today!

    Learning how to swim at the Y has many benefits. It helps children strive for physical achievement, promotes healthy living and builds their confidence. 

    Available this Summer:

    • 5-Week Sessions: One Lesson per Week
    • 1-Week Sessions: One Lesson per Day

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    Safe Swimmers Start Here
  • Sporting Adventures Field Trip Camp

    Kids love playing sports and going on field trips. The Y offers a camp that combines them! Join us from June 26-30 for Sporting Adventures Field Trip Camp, featuring field trips to:

    • Bowlero
    • Joliet Slammers Game
    • Sky Zone
    • Pelican Harbor Aquatic Park

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    Sporting Adventures Field Trip Camp
  • Before and After School Kid Zone

    YMCA Kid Zone is a before and after school recreation program for students in Joliet, Plainfield, Morris, Minooka and New Lenox.

    In the YMCA’s Before and After School program, kids participate in physical, learning and imaginative activities that encourage them to explore who they are and what they can achieve. Kids have fun, make new friends and create memories that last a lifetime.

    Registration is now underway.

    Space is limited, so register today!

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    Before and After School Kid Zone
  • Believe In Your Potential

    College Readiness Programs

    Area high school students are invited to join the YMCA for a number of College Readiness Programs this summer, including:

    • College tours to institutions such as Illinois State University and Loyola University Chicago
    • A lunch & learn session that includes a keynote address, informational and interactive breakout sessions and a panel discussion
    • A comprehensive workshop about workplace success, building your brand and preparing for interviews

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    Believe In Your Potential
  • Fitness Fun Under the Sun

    Outdoor Exercise Opportunities

    Popular YMCA fitness classes are heading outdoors for the summer! New to the Greater Joliet Area YMCA, Fitness Fun Under the Sun group exercise classes will be offered weekly at locations in Joliet, Plainfield and Morris.

    This is a great opportunity to get outside and enjoy the summer weather without having to skip your workout. Invite your friends, grab your sunglasses and sunscreen and join us for some high-energy fun this summer!

    Free and open to the community.

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    Fitness Fun Under the Sun