Saturday, September 27 2:00-5:00pm
Fees: Kid Challenge (5-12 years) $15.00
Adult (13+) $28.00
Fees include T shirt if registered by Sept. 5
Registrations will be taken up until 1:30pm on Sept 27
Register at the Y Welcome Center or on-line at www.ithacaymca.com
Click here for more information about the CHALLENGE

Ping Pong Club

Dates/Times: 1:00-3:00pm
EVERY SUNDAY Beginning October 19
What: Instruction- Skills Training, Recreation, Games, & Program TOURNAMENTS!


The YMCA Fall session is here, and we will be trying a new sport!
The badminton program will be a recreational program for those who just simply want to play! Members can practice skills, and play games with friends, family, and other Y members!
We will have badminton poles & nets set up, racquetballs & birdies (upon request) available. So come down on Sundays and seek out other badminton players in our community!
WHO: Y members (ages 12 and up)
WHEN: Sundays, 9:00AM - 11:00AM
COST: Free for Y members 09/21/2014 - 12/31/2014
ADD yourself to our Email list to learn about badminton leagues & tournaments! (located at the Y Welcome Center)

Middle & High school Basketball

       Basketball is back in season and we will be offering a skills and drills program for middle school and high school athletes who are looking to improve their game! We will focus on individual skills while incorporating them into team play!
For both programs practice days will be Monday and Friday in the YMCA gymnasium.
Middle school will practice
3:45-4:30pm and
high school will practice
Fees for 5 week sessions:
Member $25.00 Non-member $40.00

Facility hours:

Regular Hours:
Beginning Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Monday thru Friday
Saturday 7:00am-7:00pm
Sunday 9:00am-7:00pm

Meet Olympic Marathon Swimmer Alex Meyer

Sunday, October 26, 2014 Alex Meyer will be at the YMCA of Ithaca to share his motivational story and provide a clinic in our pool. This is a once in a life time opportunity to meet a local swimming celebrity and learn his keys to success.
There is a suggested donation of $10 per person or $100 per team and all proceeds will go to the Ithaca Y & United Way of Tompkins County.

Space is limited, please register at the Ithaca Y's Welcome Center or at click here to register on-line. Registration will begin on Monday, September 29, 2014.

Freeloading Librarians

Join us on Thursday, October 16th from 11-1pm in our Wellness Center to learn more about your device. The “Freeloading Librarians,” are a group of library staff from the Tompkins County Public Library offering instruction, advice and support for downloading free e Books and audio books to mobile devices. The demonstration will include personal assistance for downloading books to iPads, iPods, Kindles, Nooks and smart phones through the Finger Lakes Library System's free, OverDrive Digital Download service. Participants should bring their library card or sigh up for a free card at the event. A photo ID with a current, local address is required to receive a library card.

upcoming sessions

Fall 5 Week Sessions
Session 1 Monday, September 8-
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Monday, October 13-
Sunday, November 16, 2014

Fall 10 Week Sessions
Monday, September 8-
Sunday, November 16, 2014

Member sign ups begin on the Monday of the 4th week of the session &
non-member sign ups begin on the Monday of the 5th week of classes.
> Click here to go to our schedules page
> Click here to Register for a class

School Age Child Care (Before & After School) 2014-2015

We now have information available for the 2014/2015 school year. Registration is on going.
Click here for more information.

The YMCA of Ithaca is a united way organization

Did you know that you can designate your United Way Donation to the YMCA of Ithaca...

Help build a strong community through Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.