Morris Community YMCA

  • News and Notes

    MEMORIAL DAY HOURS
    All branches of the Greater Joliet Area YMCA will close at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 29 in observation of Memorial Day. We hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend!

  • Summer Hours Starting Soon

    We look forward to seeing you at the Y this summer! Please note that summer hours go into effect Sunday, May 28 at our Joliet and Morris locations.

    GALOWICH FAMILY YMCA

    • Monday to Friday:  5 a.m.-9 p.m.
    • Saturday: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
    • Sunday: Closed

    MORRIS COMMUNITY YMCA

    • Monday to Thursday:  5 a.m.-9 p.m.
    • Friday: 5 a.m.-8 p.m.
    • Saturday: 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
    • Sunday: Closed

    SMITH FAMILY YMCA

    • Monday to Friday:  5 a.m.-8 p.m.
    • Saturday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    • Sunday: Closed

    Sunday, May 21 will be the final Sunday open.

  • Fitness Fun Under the Sun

    Outdoor Exercise Classes

    Get moving this summer by attending your favorite YMCA group exercise class OUTSIDE! New this summer 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.

    Hip-Hop Fitness @ Goold Park in Morris
    Wednesdays at 10 a.m., from June 7-August 9

    Hip-Hop Fitness is a dance fitness class designed to get you moving to popular music and movements. Be prepared to sweat and get fit the fun way. Anyone can do it!

    Address: 998 Lisbon Street, Morris IL 60450
    Instructor: Stacey

    Zumba @ Ira Jones in Plainfield
    Thursdays at 9:15 a.m., from June 8-August 10

    A YMCA favorite, this super fun choreographed dance fitness class fuses Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a dynamic fitness experience.

    Address: 15320 Wallin Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544 (in the parking lot next to the baseball fields)

    Stretch & Tone @ First Assembly of God Church in Joliet
    Select Sundays at 7 a.m.: June 11, 25; July 2, 30; August 6, 13

    Open to all levels of exercisers, this low-impact class focuses on improving flexibility and balance and reducing stress.

    Address: 1741 Essington Road, Joliet, IL 60435
    Instructor: Allene

    All classes are free and open to the community.
    Participants must be 12 years of age or older. No registration is required. In cases of inclement weather, classes will be canceled. Please contact your local branch or check the Y’s Facebook page for cancellation announcements.

  • Summer Membership Opportunities

    At the Y, we exist to strengthen community. With a mission centered on balance, the Y brings families closer together, encourages good health and fosters connections through fitness, sports, fun and shared interests. As a result, millions of people, just like you, are receiving the support they need to engage in healthy and active lifestyles.

    BEAT THE HEAT AND SPEND A FANTASTIC SUMMER AT THE Y!

    • Affordable prices
    • Family, Adult, and Youth Membership options
    • Lower rates and significant cost-savings on YMCA programs
    • Opportunities to connect with family, friends and neighbors
    • Access to four Greater Joliet Area YMCA branches and amenities*
    • Free Child Watch Services** for Family Members

    Your membership also gives you opportunities to save on YMCA programs like summer camps, youth sports and swim lessons, and access to our indoor lap pool, family aquatic center and free fitness classes.

    Rates

    TypeDescriptionRate
    Family Plus3 Adults & Their Dependents$275
    Family2 Adults & Their Dependents$240
    One Adult Family1 Adult & Their Dependents$200
    Two Adult2 Adults in Same Household$175
    AdultAge 26 and older$160
    Young AdultAges 19-25$100
    YouthAges 0-18$80

    *YMCA Summer Memberships must be purchased at your local YMCA. This membership expires 90 days from date of purchase or August 31, 2017, whichever comes first. **Some restrictions apply.

  • Dance for Scholarship Funds

    Annual Campaign Fundraiser & Dance-A-Thon

    Friday, May 26
    6-7:15 p.m.

    The Morris Community YMCA is hosting a dance party…And you are invited! Led by our fantastic instructors, Stacey, Melissa and Crystal, this high-energy 75-minute dance-a-thon will challenge participants to complete Hip-Hop Fit, Pound Fitness and Zumba classes, back-to-back-to-back!

    JOIN US

    Location:
    White Oak Elementary
    2001 Dupont Ave
    Morris, IL 60450

    To set the stage, the White Oak Cafeteria will be decked out with decorations. We hope to see you dressed as your favorite super hero.

    Cost: $25 minimum donation to the Morris Community YMCA Annual Campaign
    All participants will receive a 2017 Annual Campaign t-shirt.

    All proceeds benefit the Morris Community YMCA’s Annual Campaign. At the Y, no one is ever turned away due to the inability to pay.

    Register Now

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