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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, […]

Family Fitness Classes

Every parent wants to set a positive example for their kids.  Living healthy and finding an activity to enjoy together is made easier with Family Fitness Classes at the Y!  Families are encouraged to attend classes together.  It’s Fun, It’s Fitness and It’s Family Time!  Family Fitness classes are free to Mattoon Y members.  Non-member […]

MY Night- Feb 18, 2017

MY Night Pool Party!! Wow, is this going to be a fun night!  Youth in grades 6th through 8th grade will have a blast during our February MY Night at the Y.  From 6pm to 8pm we will offer basketball, dodgeball, pizza, DJ Genta along with a pool  party and time with friends! The pool […]

7th-9th Grade Basketball

Attention teens in 7th through 9th grades.  Registration will be closing soon on this basketball season. Continue to develop your game in this league for 7th-9th graders looking to play some competitive hoops in a co-ed league. All games are held on Thursday with practices to be determined by team coaches. Season begins Feb 16th, […]


It’s time for SURVIVOR 2017! This Wellness Incentive Program focuses on making exercise a habit.  Over the 12 weeks of SURVIVOR the minimum minutes of exercise each week will increase leading up to the final goal of 6 hours of exercise inside the Mattoon Y.  This challenge will motivate you to exercise regularly and at […]

Winter No Joining Fee Special

Join us at the Y, where everyone has the opportunity to belong!  Join between Dec 16th, 2016 and Jan 31st, 2017 to SAVE as we are waving the Joining Fee.  At the Y we are more than a gym with a focus not only on Healthy Living but also Youth Development and Social Responsibility.  As […]

Healthy Start

This 8 week program will give you a jump start on living a healthier life!  You will meet with a certified personal trainer two days each week to learn the tools you need to make informed decisions about how to improve your overall health.  One day each week will include a healthy living discussion where […]

New Fitness Classes for the New Year

2017 brings new classes for everyone!  On our Winter Fitness Schedule (set to begin Jan 2, 2017) you will find Family Fitness Classes, a new Les Mills Program (CXWORX) and an evening circuit training class. Family Fitness gives parents valuable time with their kids while also setting a positive example by being physically active.  Planned […]