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Swim Team-The Inspiring Film

SWIM TEAM-THE FILM Join us for the viewing of this inspiring look at the rise of a competitive swim team of autistic teens, following the experience of the athletes and their families as they find hope for the future.  For more information on this film, visit Who is invited: anyone who wants to be […]

Rocking Chair Softball

Next to the Plate-  Rocking Chair Softball! Registration is now open! Rocking Chair Softball is the longest continuously running adult sport for the Mattoon Y.  WHY?  Because it is a blast!  This league is for those 40 and older to play some slightly competitive softball at the Round House Complex in Mattoon.  Each team will […]

Last Chance Tri- Oct 1, 2017

                  This is a great triathlon for the beginner triathlete! 275 yard indoor swim 12 mile bike ride 3.1 mile run Start your training now! All sections on this triathlon begin and end at the Mattoon Area Family YMCA.  Awards are given to overall Male/Female finishers, top 3 […]

Healthy Kids Day 2017

The BEST SUMMER YET starts at HEALTHY KIDS DAY!-  Saturday, April 29th. Join us at the Y 9am to 12pm to learn about summer youth programs offered by the Y and many local community partners.  The day will be filled with fun fitness classes, dodgeball, inflatables and more! When:  Saturday, April 29th-9am until 12pm Where: […]

National Walking Day-Wed, April 5th

Wed, April 5th is National Walking Day.  On the first Wednesday in April, communities, organizations and individuals hit the gyms, sidewalks, parks or anywhere they can walk.  At the Mattoon Area Family YMCA, we hope you will visit us on April 5th for a walk.  Feel free to post your walk on social medial with […]

Member Referral Program

Refer a friend to the Mattoon Y and SAVE! A workout is even better when you have  that workout buddy!  Now you can refer a friend and save!  Refer a friend or a family to the Y and once they have completed three continuous months of membership, you will earn a $25 credit on your […]

Run for the Bagel 2017

Join us for the 30th anniversary of the Mattoon Area Family YMCA’s Run for the Bagel! When:  Saturday, July 22, 2017 Choose from the 5K walk/run or the 10K run which both begin at 6:30am The course is a flat and partially shaded path with bagels at the finish line.  This early morning start time […]

Les Mills Spring Launch Party

Join us Saturday, April 1st for the launch of the newest Les Mills BODYPUMP and CXWORX releases. All of our Les Mills Instructors will be on hand to present the new tracks. BODYPUMP, known for the ‘Rep Effect’, offers 10 tracks each designed to focus on a specific muscle group.  The music is uplifting and […]

Lifeguard trainings

Get Trained Being a lifeguard can be very rewarding while also offering a work opportunity.  The YMCA offers lifeguard certification training and we have a few coming up soon.  Don’t wait as these fill up quickly especially in as we get closer to summer. To learn  more or to register, following this link.

Helping Hands Portion Control Class

Come learn how to use your hands to help with portion control in this quick 15 minute presentation. Are you in the Survivor program?  Good news- you can earn 2 coupons for attending this presentation. Feel free to bring your entire family! Choose to attend one of these three times: Tuesday, March 7th at 6:30pm, […]