Programs & Activities

We believe in offering programs as diverse as the people we serve. Which means an unparalleled selection of classes and activities—everything from foreign language classes to summer camp—is out there, just waiting for you and your family to explore.

Youth Empowerment Programs

The YMCA offers a variety of specialty classes for teens to learn a new skill and make new friends!

Adult Education and Employment Training

The YMCA’s Project Connect program is an integrated education and training model designed to prepare adult learners for rewarding entry-level careers.

Y+Studio (Small Group Training, Performance Classes, EGYM+)

The Y+STUDIO membership upgrade provides unlimited access to all Small Group Training classes, Performance classes (such as special boot camp challenges & half marathon training programs), and eGym Premium programs.

Family Special Activities

Every day is an opportunity to create lasting memories with your family. Get fit together with some family fitness, relax and have fun while taking a family swim at the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis!

Aquatics / Swim Lessons

Safety, Confidence, Life skills. Fun. The YMCA is the leader of swim instruction. Find info on Swim Lessons, Swim Teams, Swim Clinics, Water Fitness, Certifications & Training, and more. Looking for pool schedules? Click the "Schedules" tab above, then choose your location.

Child Care & Family Special Activities

At the Y, we believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for quality of life and future success.

Group Exercise

Y members can attend a variety of group exercise classes – categories include cardio, dance, strength, mind/body (yoga), virtual, and cycle exercise.

Lifestyle Change and Chronic Disease Prevention Programs

The Y offers lifestyle change and chronic disease prevention programs including: Diabetes Prevention Program, Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring, LiveSTRONG (cancer survivors), Enhance Fitness (Arthritis management), Moving for Better Balance, and Weight Management.

Day Camps (Summer & School Year Breaks)

What will you discover at the Y? Check out our variety of traditional, sports and enrichment camps for boys & girls ages 3-17.


Youth and adults learn new sports and enhance skills through year-round recreational and competitive programs.

Early Learning & Preschool

Healthy development starts early for children, and that’s why, at the YMCA, we care for the health and well being of your child. In our nurturing environment, your child is encouraged to play, learn, and grow.

Overnight Camp

Are you ready to get the full, pack-your-bags, sleep-in-a-cabin experience and join the fun of the YMCA overnight camps? Time spent at the Flat Rock River YMCA Camp at the beautiful Ruth Lilly YMCA Outdoor Center provides just that!

Personal Training

You can take control of your health, and the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis is there with you, every step of the way. With Personal Training, Y+Studio offerings, and Group Exercise Classes, there is a program to help you on your wellness journey.

Before & After School Programs

Exploration and knowledge building are at the core of the Y’s Before & After School programming. We believe in creating a solid foundation for children who need support in order to succeed in school.

Youth Empowerment and Adult Education

The YMCA of Greater Indianapolis offers programs and activities for all stages of life. The Y is in your community to give everyone an opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

Programs & Activities