At the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis, we are always providing events and opportunities for our community to learn, grow and thrive, to work for a better us.

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Jul
9
Mon
CBS4 Reads Book Drive
Jul 9 – Sep 7 all-day

The YMCA of Greater Indianapolis is partnering with CBS4 to bring books to the Indianapolis community through their CBS4 Reads Book Drive. Education is such an important part of a child’s life, and the Y wants to ensure that our community’s youth have access to books and literacy programs citywide.

Photo by Chris Widlic

6,000 Books for Good

The CBS4 Reads Book Drive is aiming to collect 6,000 books by September 7 for IPS students. Books which are kindergarten through a third-grade reading level are preferred, but all books are welcome and appreciated!

Locations for Drop Off

  • YMCA at the Athenaeum: 401 E Michigan St #3, Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Avondale Meadows YMCA: 3908 Meadows Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46205
  • Baxter YMCA: 7900 Shelby St, Indianapolis, IN 46227
  • Benjamin Harrison YMCA: 5736 Lee Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46216
  • Irsay Family YMCA: 430 S Alabama St, Indianapolis, IN 46225
  • Fishers YMCA: 9012 E 126th St, Fishers, IN 46038
  • Jordan YMCA: 8400 Westfield Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46240
  • Pike YMCA: 7114 Lakeview Pkwy W Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Ransburg YMCA: 501 N Shortridge Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46219
  • YMCA at the City Market: 242 E Market St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Aug
22
Wed
Workout Wednesdays @ Georgia Street, Indianapolis,
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Free Workout Wednesdays on Georgia Street provide perfect lunchtime exercise routine: May 2 – Sept. 26

All fitness levels are welcome for 45 minutes of fun, cardio classes

We’re ready! Pack your gym bags for the return of Downtown Indy, Inc.’s Workout Wednesdays presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Fitness-enthusiasts should grab their sneakers and meet on Georgia Street’s west block (between Capitol Avenue and Illinois Street) from noon – 12:45 p.m., May 2 – Sept. 26 for FREE cardio classes. All fitness levels are welcome. A YMCA fitness instructor will keep everyone motivated each week. Free water and towels are provided during each session.

Class Lineup:
May 2 – Cardio Dance w/ Rebecca
May 9 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
May 16 – HIIT w/ Allison
May 23 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
May 30 – HIIT w/ Allison
June 9 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
June 13 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Erika
June 20 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
June 27 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke

Aug
26
Sun
End of the Season Doggie Dips @ Four area YMCAs
Aug 26 @ 2:30 pm – Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm

Before we drain the pools for annual cleaning, bring your non-aggressive dog in for a swim! Per Health Department regulations, only dogs are allowed in the pool, NO HUMANS! Woof! Dogs must be current on all vaccinations.

YMCADATESTIMES
Hendricks Regional Health YAug. 262:30 - 4 p.m.- small dogs
4:30 - 6 p.m. - large dogs
Benjamin Harrison YSept. 5
Sept. 8
6 - 8 p.m.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. & 2 - 4 p.m.
Jordan YSept. 4
Sept. 8
5 - 7 p.m.
10 a.m. - noon
Fishers YSept. 810 a.m. - noon

A fun way to raise money for the Y!

Funds raised go to the Y’s Annual Campaign, which makes reduced-fee memberships and programs available for people in need of assistance.

Dog swimming

Aug
29
Wed
Workout Wednesdays @ Georgia Street, Indianapolis,
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Free Workout Wednesdays on Georgia Street provide perfect lunchtime exercise routine: May 2 – Sept. 26

All fitness levels are welcome for 45 minutes of fun, cardio classes

We’re ready! Pack your gym bags for the return of Downtown Indy, Inc.’s Workout Wednesdays presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Fitness-enthusiasts should grab their sneakers and meet on Georgia Street’s west block (between Capitol Avenue and Illinois Street) from noon – 12:45 p.m., May 2 – Sept. 26 for FREE cardio classes. All fitness levels are welcome. A YMCA fitness instructor will keep everyone motivated each week. Free water and towels are provided during each session.

Class Lineup:
May 2 – Cardio Dance w/ Rebecca
May 9 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
May 16 – HIIT w/ Allison
May 23 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
May 30 – HIIT w/ Allison
June 9 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
June 13 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Erika
June 20 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke
June 27 – Les Mills BodyAttack w/ Brooke