Summer Spruce Up

August 19-27

Each summer, we take time to thoroughly clean and enhance our facilities so that our members can have an enjoyable experience throughout the year. During this time, certain areas of our facilities will be temporarily closed.

Fitness Studio

  • Closing on August 19
  • Reopening August 27

The fitness studio will be cleaned and the floors will be refinished.


  • Closing on August 19
  • Reopening August 27

The gym will be cleaned and the floors will be refinished.

Locker Rooms: The locker rooms will be closed intermittently during Spruce Up to allow ample time for deep cleaning and repairs. Closings will be posted in the building and on our Facebook page.

Kid Zone Room (Supervised Play Area): The Kid Zone Room will be treated to a deep cleaning. All toys will also be sanitized.

Other Improvements: In addition to the improvements listed above, all areas of the building will be treated to a deep cleaning.

During Summer Spruce Up, members are welcome to use any Greater Joliet Area YMCA location. When visiting any branch during Summer Spruce Up, please remember to bring your Membership Card. Please be sure to call ahead to verify hours and to ensure the amenities you would like to use will be open during your visit.

We very much appreciate your continued patience as we work to spruce up your Y!

Youth Basketball Leagues Forming Now

YBL JolietSign Up Today

When kids play sports, they do more than just exercise. Besides being physically active, they develop higher self-esteem, perform better in school and work better in groups.

Our Youth Basketball Program teaches kids the fundamentals of the game while emphasizing the importance of teamwork. Above all, kids who play YMCA basketball have a lot of fun!

  • Open to youth in preschool through Grade 12
  • Early Bird Pricing available
  • Includes FREE preseason clinics

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Youth Soccer League

spcpRegistration for the Y’s fall soccer league is now underway. Sign up today!

League Details

Divisions, By Grade:

  • Pre-K & Kindergarten
  • Grades 1-2
  • Grades 3-4


Starting the week of August 20, practices will be held once per week. Schedules will vary by team.


Games are played on Saturday mornings, beginning on September 8


Type of MembershipThrough August 5After August 5
Facility Member$45$55
Community Member$90$110

Register Online

Summer Camp is Underway

YMCA summer camps offer an action-packed, adventure-filled experience, where young people can make new friends while having a whole lot of fun! At Y camp, kids laugh, learn, explore and grow, while creating memories and friendships that last a lifetime.

Camp Hours
7 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday through Friday

Camp Dates
June 4-August 10

At the Y, no one is turned away due to the inability to pay. Financial assistance is available. DHS funds are also accepted.

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Summer Sports Camps

YMCA sports camps focus on fundamental skills and promote the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship. Each camp is filled with positive activities that encourage campers to participate in active games and team challenges. Our number one goal is fun!

The Galowich Family YMCA is offering 10 exciting sports camps this summer, including basketball, broomball, floor hockey, football and soccer, among others.

Download a Sports Camp Registration Form

Register Now

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