Welcome to the Duanesburg YMCA. Helping people is what we’re all about at the Y, and has been from the start. We strengthen the foundations of community by nurturing the potential in every child, by promoting healthy living, and by giving back to our community.
OUR MISSION. To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
Strengthening Community Helping people is what we’re all about at the Y, and has been from the start. We strengthen the foundations of community by nurturing the potential in every child, by promoting healthy living, and by giving back to our community. At the Y, we are so much more than a gym. We
Summer Care 2020 Care will follow the model that has been in place since this past March, as we have provided childcare for our essential workers. This summer, we will follow the new childcare guidelines that have been in place since March. These include small groups that remain together but socially distant from other groups,
Welcome Back to the Pool! Branches Offering Lap Swim Guilderland YMCA Southern Saratoga YMCA How to Reserve a Lane There are two ways to register for a lane in the pool: on the website or the mobile app. Website Watch the video Read the guide Mobile App Watch the video Read the guide Safety Guidelines
We’re Mobile for you Download our new mobile app today and take your schedules with you everywhere you go!
845 COMMONS RESIDENCE PROGRAM 845 Commons, located on Broadway in Schenectady, had it’s grand opening on January 16th, 2015 with a ceremonial ribbon cutting. Previously a long abandoned factory, it is now known as the largest single site supportive housing residence west of the Hudson. It houses 155 studio apartments available for men including veterans,
The Capital District YMCA offers daycare for children as young as 6 weeks old at our Early Learning Centers, before-school care and after-school care at more than 50 sites in the Albany, Schenectady, and Troy area, and vacation clubs, summer camp and day camp when school is not in session.
Summer Camp Parents This summer, the Capital District YMCA is once again partnering with CampDoc.com to better serve camper parents. CampDoc.com offers an electronic health record system for camps, letting you complete your camper’s health information electronically. Once your child is registered for camp, you will receive an invitation to create an account and fill
Outdoor Classes at the Y! Starting July 13th! Branches Offering Outdoor Classes Bethlehem YMCA Glenville YMCA Greenbush YMCA Greene County YMCA Guilderland YMCA Southern Saratoga YMCA Troy YMCA How to Register for a Class There are two ways to register for a class: on the website or the mobile app. Website Watch the video Read
Virtual Workouts All Capital District YMCA branches are temporarily closed. Though it’s not always possible to work out together in person, we’ve still got you covered! We have three sites to help you reach your fitness goals from the comfort and safety of your own home. There’s a little something for everyone here! Capital District
All YMCA branches are temporarily closed. Due to the statewide mandate to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all Y branches, offices, and clinics are temporarily closed. We are quickly responding to this change and will provide details on our website, and via email, as the situation continues to evolve. Resources and Support Childcare for Essential Workers
Glenville Before and After-School Program. We provide affordable and enriching programming for children before and after school. Each program is licensed by the Office of Children and Family Services and follows guidelines put forth by them.
Serving The Community The Capital District YMCA believes that every person should have access to safe and affordable housing. At the Y, we manage the following two residential facilities: 845 Commons, a residence for men in Schenectady Mont Pleasant Commons, a federally-subsidized residence for seniors age 62 and older.
Farmer’s Market Join the Greenbush YMCA and the Library for a healthy summer of fun! We have a number of awesome vendors we’d love to share with you! The market runs every Wednesday from June 10th – August 26th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. In September, the hours change to 4:00pm to 6:30pm. Visitor Experience To
In collaboration with MacKay’s Driving School LLC, the Guilderland YMCA will be offering 5-hour driving courses! The pre-licensing course also known as the 5 hour course is a DMV designed classroom course that provides new drivers with information to help them drive safely. New drivers must complete this course before they can schedule their driving
Kidzlodge Early Learning Center. Our full-day early childhood education programs use Quality Stars and Creative Curriculum.This approach to teaching young children uses spontaneity and the ability to see and use everyday opportunities to help children solve problems, explore new materials, find answers to questions all while building relationships.
Emergency Childcare Services During these unprecedented times, the Capital District YMCA is responding to the critical need for childcare services for essential workers. We have extended care to cover “essential” workers. In addition to licensed health professionals such as physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, LPNs, there are many other “essential ...
The Pool Opens for Lap Swimming and Swim Lessons on August 3rd! Attendance at Each Class Requires a Reservation Because of capacity limitations during this phase of reopening, reservations are now required for fitness classes. Slots open for reservation exactly 72 hours in advance. Reservations for group exercise close 15 minutes prior to the start
President’s Awards Due to the COVID-19 crisis, we have postponed the Annual President’s Awards Celebration, originally scheduled for April 7, to the fall. We have tentatively rescheduled for October 6, 2020. As the pandemic evolves, we will continue to evaluate the event date, and hope that we will be able to come together to celebrate
Lally Summer Camp 2020 Registration opens February 3rd! Click here to download a PDF version of our Camp Brochure. YMCA Summer Camp is Great Fun! Great Value! Our Summer Camp is in full swing from 9:00am until 4:00pm, Monday through Friday, with lots of fun things for your child to experience each day.
MONT PLEASANT COMMONS For many years, 1502 Chrisler Avenue, Schenectady, NY was a community gathering place. It was a YMCA branch where support and programs focused on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. To meet the growing demand and needs of our aging population, with the financial support of U.S. Department of Housing and
Upcoming Class Schedule Have you been enjoying our live classes? Get ready for more! We’ve got a schedule packed with things to do to keep you strong and healthy.We have created a weekly workout schedule to help you stay on track. Some classes are live and some are available at any time! Check them out
Name of Participant: _____ Phone # _____ Emergency Contact Name: _____ Phone # _____
Our mission is to support YMCA Camp Chingachgook’s growth and progress, preserve its history, maintain its traditional values, and provide opportunities for alumni and friends to stay in touch with each other and Camp Chingachgook.
Excursions for Junior Campers NEW! Where I Learn to Discover—a W.I.L.D. Experience . Rating C, Reserved for newest campers . Designed as an introduction to Wilderness excursions, WILD combines Chingachgook’s Outdoor Education, Summer Camp, and Adventure Departments’ philosophies to create an enriching environment that encourages creativity, comfort, and exploration in the outdoors.
Welcome Back to the Y! 4 Branches Currently Open Bethlehem YMCA Greenbush YMCA Guilderland YMCA Southern Saratoga YMCA What Should I Bring? Please bring a mask, workout towel and water bottle. Bags are allowed in our facility. We ask that you wear a mask whenever possible, especially in common areas where other members are present. Which
Happy Hump Day 5K We are bringing back the mid-week summer classic! Join us on hump day to race on our PR friendly fast and flat course. This race is a great way to end your summer, so register today! Online registration closes on Tuesday, August 18th at 12:00pm. Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Time: 6:15pm Start
Learning, Growing, and Thriving at the Y. We believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for quality of life. Because of the Y community, children are taking more interest in learning and making smarter life choices.
Outstanding Student and Educator Awards. On behalf of the Capital District YMCA’s Guilderland and Bethlehem branches we would like to thank you for your interest in the 2020 Outstanding Student and Educator Awards.
Southern Saratoga Before and After-School Program. We provide affordable and enriching programming for children before and after school. Each program is licensed by the Office of Children and Family Services and follows guidelines put forth by them.
Frequently Asked Questions First and foremost, thank you for your patience. It’s been a complicated moment for everyone, and we appreciate you bearing with us. COVID-19 is a quickly evolving situation and we’re working as quickly as possible to meet the needs of our members, employees, and community. Here is the most up to date
Join Online As a member of the Capital District YMCA, you join a community of like-minded people striving for healthy living and a better lifestyle. The Y makes accessible the support and opportunities that empower people and communities to learn, grow and thrive. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y
Together We’re Building a Stronger Capital District. At this moment, there are thousands of individuals depending on us. That’s why your support is critical. To keep helping those in need in the Capital District, we need your help.