Welcome to Your Y!

The Y is here, day in and day out, to provide the support and resources you need to make healthy choices, achieve your best and promote positive change in your community. With fitness and wellness programs for adults, and recreation and enrichment activities for kids and teens, we're committed to helping you and your family learn, grow and thrive. It's easy to join the Y. 

 

 

join our cause

With a shared commitment to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y is a non-profit like no other. Be a member of something special.

 

 

WORK FOR THE Y!

Work for the Y! Now Hiring:
Camp Counselors
Lifeguards
Childcare staff
  

Make a positive, lasting impact on the lives of children, adults and families.

Career Opportunities throughout our nine branches.

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FEATURED JOB POSTINGS:

Preschool Assistant teacher - YPC
The Oscar Lasko Youth Program Center YMCA in the Borough of West Chester is looking for a full-time Preschool Assistant Teacher to join our Early Learning Center team. We are looking for someone looking to make a difference in the lives of children. If you love and have experience working with children, apply today!

Lifeguards - UMLY
Come join our fantastic pool staff! We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic and mature individuals to serve as lifeguards. The safety of our members is always on our minds. Help us keep them safe and sound, apply today!

The following shifts are available:
Monday – Friday:
5:30 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

Special Branch Events

Join us to see how the Y strengthens communities!

UPDATED: Great American
Backyard Camp Out

Upper Main Line YMCA
Saturday, July 11 at 6 pm  - Sunday, July 12 at 9 am

Great American Backyard Campout July 11 to 12

Rockin' for Camp
Music Festical

Jennersville YMCA
Saturday, July 18
11:00 am to 10:00 pm
Tickets on sale

Rockin' for camp music festival

 

West Chester Montessori
Open House Date(s)
Airport Road
Tuesday - July 9, 5 pm to 8 pm
Saturday - August 8, 9 am to noon
Saturday - August 15, 9 am to noon
Thursday - August 20, 5 pm to 8 pm
Contact Kavita Ghai for more info

 

Kindergarten Academy
Open House Date(s)
Chestnut Street
Wednesday - July 15 at 6 pm 
Contact Helen Flanders for more info

Corporate Cup 2015 Logo 

 

 

 

 

Chester County Corporate Cup 
Registration now open!
The Old Course at Stonewall
Presented by M&T Bank
Monday - October 5, 2015
Register Now 

 

Healthy Living Events

Keeping our community healthy and happy. 

Wellness Wednesday - July 8
Branch Specific Events
Contact Member Services
Learn how you can stay hydrated and protected from damaging UV rays at our Wellness Wednesday, July 8. Look for displays and fun challenges in the lobby - test your sun IQ and win prizes!

21 Day Nutrition Challenge
All Branches
July 13 to August 2
Mix up your daily meals by adding in fruits and veggies for a well-balanced, healthy diet. Complete the challenge and be entered to win a FREE nutrition consultation and other prizes for you and your family. Sign up at Member Services today!

News & Announcements

News & Announcements
Independence Day - Modified Group Ex Schedules

Brandywine Y
July 4th Modified Schedule

Jennersville Y
July 4th Modified Schedule

Kennett Area Y
July 4th Modified Schedule 

Lionville Community Y
*Operating as normal

West Chester Area Y
July 3rd & 4th Modified Schedule

Upper Main Line Y
July 4th Modified Schedule

Please note that the Oscar Lasko Youth Program Center, Y at Great Valley and Octorara YMCA Program Center will be closed July 4, 2015. 

 


Thursday, July 02, 2015 11:30:00 AM

Independence Day Hours - ALL YMCAGBW BRANCHES

Independence Day

Saturday, July 4th

 

Brandywine Y
Facility: 7:00 am to noon
Member BBQ at Outdoor Pool at 1 pm

Jennersville Y
Facility: 7:00 am to noon
FREE Hotdogs at the outdoor pool from Noon to 2:00 pm

Kennett Area Y
Facility: 7:00 am to noon
Outdoor Pool open to the community
Noon to 4:00 pm 
 

Lionville Y
Facility: 7:00 am to noon
Outdoor pool open 
11:00 am to 7:00 pm 

Upper Main Line Y
Facility: 7:00 am to noon
Outdoor Pool opens 
10:00 am to 7:00 pm

West Chester Area Y
Facility: 7:00 am to noon
Outdoor Pool opens 
10:00 am to 8:00 pm
 

Youth Program Center
Facility: CLOSED
Members can use the West Chester Area YMCA 

Ocotorara YMCA Program Center
Facility: TBD

Y at Great Valley
Facility: CLOSED
Members can use the Upper Main Line YMCA

 


Thursday, June 25, 2015 10:30:00 AM

 

YMCA Mission

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Financial assistance is available.

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YMCA Mission

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Financial assistance is available.

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