Akron Area YMCA Celebrates a Milestone

2020 marks the 150th year of operation of the Akron Area YMCA.  Since it's beginning, the Akron Area YMCA has been a safe place to land and a strong place to launch for generations.  We had plans to celebrate this milestone with a gala in August 2020, but COVID-19 had other ideas.  Maybe 2021 will give us another reason ... and another year of success ... to commemorate and celebrate. 

COVID-19 Information

We know you're concerned about health and safety as you prepare to return to the Y.  Find out what we're doing, what's available and how you can safely -- socially distance while you get back to your routine ... and life. 


There's no better way to learn about the Y than hearing from our Members.  Success in all forms has taken place at our many locations, giving members the hope and conviction to reach their spirit, mind and body goals through the support of our community.  If you know someone who has a great Y story, LET US KNOW!

Membership Means More at the Y

Whatever you and your family need to achieve your goals, where there’s a Y, there’s a way.
State-of-the-Art Fitness Equipment
State-of-the-Art Fitness Equipment
Includes cardio centers, strength training, spin studios, and free weights.
Pools and Swimming
Pools and Swimming
Swim lessons for kids and adults, lap and family swim, and aqua aerobics classes.
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Free Group Fitness Classes
Choose from spin, yoga, Pilates, interval training, boot camp, and more.
Free Child Watch
Free Child Watch
Work out or take a class while your kids have fun in a safe environment.

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