• Keeping Your Heart Healthy

    ‘Rhythm of Our Youth’ Cardiac Screening Day

    The Morris Community YMCA is teaming up Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers to host a practice screening day for the hospital’s new Rhythm of our Youth program. Designed for high school-aged students, this potentially life-saving program, under the guidance of Dr. Syed Ahmed, will provide free electrocardiogram (ECG) screenings to high school students throughout Grundy County beginning this fall.

    Friday, August 5
    1-4 p.m.

    Keeping Your Heart Healthy
  • Safe Swimmers Start Here

    Register For YMCA Swimming Lessons Today!

    The Y’s youth swim lessons will help your kids stay fit, healthy and strong when they spend time in the water. But, most importantly, they will gain confidence and learn vital water safety skills that will last them a lifetime.

    Lessons are available daily at locations in Joliet and Plainfield.

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    Safe Swimmers Start Here
  • Going For Gold

    Fitness Challenge

    Harness your competitive spirit and cheer on Team USA this summer by participating in the Morris Community YMCA’s first-ever Going for the Gold Fitness Challenge.

    This high-intensity fitness program will challenge participants to earn medals by completing a number of fitness activities, including running, walking, biking and weight training, among others.

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    Going For Gold
  • Become A Part of Our Y Family

    Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.

    Join us at one of our upcoming Employment Open Houses and learn what it’s like to work for the Greater Joliet Area YMCA, a Chicago Tribune Top 100 Workplace!

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    Become A Part of Our Y Family
  • Have Fun and Stay Healthy

    YMCA Mini Triathlon returns August 7

    You’re invited to the annual YMCA Mini Triathlon and Kids Triathlon on Sunday, August 7 at the C.W. Avery Family YMCA!

    15120 Wallin Drive
    Plainfield, IL 60544

    Sponsored by Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center

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    Have Fun and Stay Healthy