Summer Event of the Season!

You’re invited!  The YMCA’s summer event of the season is a poolside fundraiser to benefit youth programs at the Greater Peoria Family YMCA.  Enjoy live music by Captain Quirk, catered hors d’oeuvres by Cracked Pepper and complimentary drinks. The evening’s activities include a silent auction, golf chipping into the pool, a fun photo booth and a […]

Before & After School Care

Y-ACHIEVEMENT: Our before & after school program is made up of more than just a safe place for your child. The staff make each day new and exciting with activities to develop the students. Your child will experience activities in seven core content areas: arts and humanities, character based education, free play, homework support, literature, service based […]

Aqua Boot Camp

The Peoria YMCA offers a number of Aquatic Fitness Classes…which are FREE with a YMCA membership! Click here for a list of classes, days and times. New to Aqua Boot Camp this year is the use of paddles made specific for muscular strength and endurance work in the water. The paddles are a type of […]

Pool Hours and Guidelines

The 2017 pool is seasonal and is open May 27th – September 4th. Monday-Friday: Open swimming 12pm-8pm; Lap swimming 5:30am-7:15am, 10:45am-1pm & 4pm-close Saturday & Sunday: Open swimming 11am-7pm; Lap swimming 11am-1pm & 4pm-close Pool Closes Early, at 4:30pm on the following dates due to swim meets: Friday, June 2nd Tuesday, June 6th Thursday, June 16th […]

Greater Peoria Family YMCA announces Andrew Thornton as new CEO.

[May 4, 2017] Andy Thornton brings extensive experience in community collaborations, philanthropy and program development. The Greater Peoria Family YMCA announced today that T. Andrew “Andy” Thornton will serve as its new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 05, 2017. He will succeed Dan Chonowski who had served as CEO for 17 years before […]

Summer Swim Lessons

At the Peoria YMCA we know swimming is a life skill as much as it is great exercise and a challenging sport.   The Y’s outdoor pool is the perfect place for your family to learn, improve and enjoy swimming.  SUMMER SWIM LESSONS: All lessons are 30 minutes and sessions include eight (8) lessons. Parents […]

Just Tri It Triathlon

JUST TRI IT, TRIATHLON This family-friendly event is designed to introduce the sport of triathlon to newcomers and provide a challenging training tool for veteran triathletes. All participants receive 4 free Y guest passes; t-shirt for the first 20 participants registered; water & fruit for each competitor; plus drawings/specials for members and non-members.

Youth Sports Camps

Whether you’re a beginner or a competitive player, the Y has a program for you. We teach kids teamwork, leadership, and rules of the games, all while having loads of fun! There are camp for soccer, volleyball, and basketball!

YMCA Summer Day Camp

Welcome to the Greater Peoria Family YMCA’s summer day camp!  Camp is a super-lively, full-day, enrichment program focused on quality, small group, age-appropriate activities. We provide a Healthy Living experience for kids by educating on healthy foods choices and the right balance of physical activity. Kids stay motivated, entertained and are encouraged to make choices and exercise independent thinking. The Peoria […]

New Fitness Equipment

The Peoria YMCA is happy to announce the arrival of two new stationary bikes. Our Fitness Attendants will be happy to show members how to use these machines.   835 PRECOR UPRIGHT BIKE 12 programs 25 resistance levels Touch and telemetry heart rate monitoring with SmartRate Features 3-position handlebars for upright, cruising and road positions […]

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