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  • We’re for Healthy Living

About the Greater Holyoke YMCA

The Greater Holyoke YMCA is home to two pools, swimming programs for all ages, 50+ exercise classes each week (cardio hip hop, sculpting, boot camp, cardio kick-boxing, cycling, yoga and more), a Preschool, before- and after-school Child Care, Child Watch while you work out, a Fit Zone for kids, strength training equipment, volleyball leagues, nutrition classes, family nights, senior wellness, a masters swimming club. Use the tabs above to explore our offerings.

But We’re More Than a Gym. We’re a Cause.

We are part of a larger movement anchored in more than 10,000 neighborhoods. The Greater Holyoke YMCA is a powerful association of men, women and children from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion to strengthen the foundations of community with a commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility.  Though the world may be unpredictable, one thing remains certain – the Y is, and always will be, dedicated to building healthy, confident, connected and secure children, adults, families, and communities.

Holiday Hours

In order to allow our wonderful staff to enjoy time with their friends and family, we have adjusted our facility hours for the upcoming holidays:

  • Christmas Eve (12/24): The Y will close at 3:00pm.
  • Christmas Day (12/25): The Y will be closed all day.
  • New Year’s Eve (12/31): The Y will close at 3:00pm.
  • New Year’s Day (1/1): The Y will be closed all day.

Please note that there will be no group fitness classes from 12/24 through 1/1. Classes will start again on 1/2. Happy Holidays from all of us at the Y!

Special Pool Hours for Holiday Break

We have updated our pool hours to better accommodate members and visitors for the holiday break! We’re excited to see you enjoy our pool! Check out the specifics here!

Inclement Weather Announcements

Please check our website for updated inclement weather announcements. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to get the announcements right in your feeds! Announcements will also be made on local news channels, including 22 News and News 40. More info here.

Winter 2015-Classes for Children and Adults

Winter Session registration begins December 13 and ends when the session starts. The Winter Session is 7 weeks and runs from Sunday, January 4 to Saturday, February 28.

*There will be no youth aquatics or youth development classes from February 15 through February 21.

Check out our Programs page for more information!

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