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Youth Basketball League

Leagues at all branches begin in January 2020!

Lifeguard Certification

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While you conquer your holiday shopping your children will enjoy a light lunch, roasting marshmallows, holiday crafts, singing songs, playing games, and more. For ages 2-12. Please contact member service to register. When: Saturday, December 7 Where: Benton Harbor-St. Joseph...


On the second & fourth Mondays of each month from 9:00 AM–12:00 PM, the Y is here to support you with childcare for ages 6 weeks–8 years. Members only. Where: Benton Harbor-St. Joseph YMCA When: 2nd & 4th Mondays each...


Is there anything that coffee can't do? Come join us for complimentary coffee and bagels in the front lobby, while having a chance to socialize and meet the Y team. Where: South Bend-Mishawaka YMCA When: Second Tuesday of every other...



The colorful harvest season is here! Neighbors are sharing their extra tomatoes and crunchy banana peppers. Pumpkins and mums are piled high at roadside stands. Adding to October’s bounty, the Veggie Van made a recent stop at the Niles-Buchanan YMCA...


The YMCA of Southwest Michigan is pleased to announce Health Week at the Niles-Buchanan YMCA. Health Week will run from Sunday, October 6 – Saturday, October 12 and will feature free activities and free admission to the Y. “It is...


Twice on the same day, I was almost knocked over by a distracted walker. In each instance, the individual was a teenager whose eyes were glued to his smartphone. Granted, we were in a fairly crowded space, but I still...


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 22, 2019 Both YMCA of Southwest Michigan branches will start a new session of LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA in September. LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA is a free 12-week exercise program and support group for cancer...