The indoor pool will be closed from Aug. 18 - Aug. 31 for annual maintenance. Please use our outdoor pool during this time. We appreciate your patience as we work to improve your YMCA experience.

Drew Credits YMCA for His Life as World Triathlete

Since he was four years old Drew Shellenberger has been competing in Triathlons. He began his training at the Baxter YMCA saying, “[the YMCA] has be...

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Ransburg Annual Golf Outing @ Maple Creek Country Club
Aug 22 all-day
Ransburg Annual Golf Outing @ Maple Creek Country Club | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

Join us either as a golfer or a sponsor for this annual event. Enjoy golf, lunch and a sit-down dinner as a golfer. There are so many ways to support the YMCA with activities such as pick a cooler, putting contest, silent auction and the brand new diamond dig.

Kids’ Night Out @ Ransburg YMCA
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Enjoy a night out and send your kids to the Ransburg YMCA Kids’ Night Out where they can have fun in a safe & secure environment.


Kids’ 6wks to 13 yrs. old will enjoy an evening of fun and games including themed art projects, games, pool time, and snacks. Please note that the space is limited to the first 50 registrations. Register by Thursday before the event.

Late fee of $5 per child if registered on FRIDAY before the event.


COST: $38; Additional children $18 / Y Member: $30; Additional children $14


For details, please contact Sam Irvin at

Little Black Dress Call Out @ Ransburg YMCA
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This is a call out for our Little Black Dress program, a four week endeavor. The call out is an informal informational meeting where questions can be answered and you can register for LBD.


This four week program is designed to help you reset your body. We give you all the tools you need!

Program includes:
Four (one hour) personal training sessions
Suggested meal plans, recipe booklet & grocery shopping packet
Success manual
Exclusive access to a private Facebook group just for Little Black Dress
Daily email motivation
An exclusive celebration event in Indianapolis to wear your little black dress

Questions can be directed to Matt Larson.

Sunrise Cycle @ OrthoIndy Foundation YMCA
Aug 31 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

Pedal for a Purpose to raise money for the OrthoIndy Foundation YMCA’s Annual Campaign. $25 reserves one of 18 bikes and a water bottle on the terrace so you can sweat with Annette while you watch the sunrise.

  • Date: Saturday August 31
  • Time: 7-9am
  • Cost: $25 per seat , 18 seats
  • Location: Terrace

If inclement weather exist the morning of the class it will be moved to September 7

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Baxter YMCA Holds Many Memories for Wells Family

Beverly Wells and her children made lifelong memories going to the Y nearly everyday. They did basketball, football, soccer, swimming, diving, Day Cam...

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