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The YMCA will open at 6 a.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m. Saturdays, and noon on Sundays.

The Y closes at 9:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 7 p.m. Fridays, and 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, instead of 6 p.m. starting Memorial Day weekend.

Pool Hours change May 24; see the new schedule on the left, or on the aquatics page. Starting Memorial Day weekend, the pool will be closed on Sundays.

















405 NE 3rd Street, Washington, Indiana 47501

The Daviess County Family YMCA makes support and opportunities accessible to empower children, youth and adults to learn, grow and thrive. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every youth and teen, improves our communiity's health and well-being and provides opportunities to give back and support our neighbors.

Summer Aquatic Schedule

Starting on Wednesday, May 24, the pool hours will change to the following: 6-7:30 am lap swim; 8-9 MWF Aqua Jog and Silver Splash; 8-9 Tuesday Thursday Arthritis Class.

Adult swim will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday through Friday, and swim lessons will be from 10:30-11:00 and 11:05-11:35.

The pool will be available for open swim from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Aquacombo will be on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Swim lessons are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 p.m. -6:30 p.m., and Swim team 6:45-7:30 p.m.

Starting Memorial Day weekend, the pool will be closed on Sundays for the summer.

24th Annual Y Taste of Daviess County

Hoosier Hysteria

Thanks to all the vendors, participants and volunteers who made the 2017 Taste of Daviess County a huge success. You can view photos from the event on Facebook.


Y's Program Director Receives Statewide Award

Darin HornadayProgram Director Darin Hornaday received the distinguished Award of Excellence from the Indiana State Alliance of YMCAs in Muncie, Indiana on April 13. Congratulations, Darin!

2017 T-BallT-Ball

T-ball allows children, ages 4 to 7, to learn the basic skills of batting, catching, running the bases, and throwing, while making it easier to hit the ball and less likely for batters to be injured.

Sign Up: April 11 - May 27
Time....6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Season: June 20 - July 28, Mondays and Wednesdays

Cost: Y Members $22/ Program Members $44/ Family $50

All games will be played in the evenings at South Field Park (Hwy. 57 South, Washington, IN). Scheduled game nights are Tuesdays and Thursdays. First game is 5:30 p.m; and second game is 7 p.m.

Registration forms are available at the Y, or click here to download a registration form.

Y Summer Day CampY Day Camp

Join the fun and adventure of the YMCA Day Camp starting May 24 and running throughout the summer. The Y Camp offers a summer full of nature, daily swimming, games, arts & crafts and weekly field trips.
A weekly theme and a wide variety of programs for those finishing grades K - 6 help prevent summer learning loss. Camp is held from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Drop off is at North Elementary (except field trip days) and pick up is at the Y.  Campers need to bring a sack lunch and towel each day. 

Y Member: first child $87 and second child $77 for 5 days
Y Member: first child $67 and second child $57 for 3 days
Program Member: first child $104 and second child $94 for 5 days
Program Member: first child $79 and second child $69 for 3 days
Register on Healthy Kids Day and get a 20% discount for each week.

Swim Lessons

swimDo your children want to learn to swim? Sign them up for swim lessons at the YMCA.

Days....Tuesdays and Thursdays
Times....6:00pm - 6:30 pm

Who....Youth ages 3-13
Fees...$26 for YMCA members and $48 for Program members (4 week month, or two week, four day sessions)
...$32.50 for YMCA members and $60 for Program members (5 week month)



Free Injury Walk-In Clinic at the Y
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The Daviess Community Hospital is providing a free walk-in clinic for Y members at the Y on first and third Tuesdays of the month from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

This on-site service is staffed by certified, licenses athletic trainers who will evaluate sports or exercise-related injuries, recommend reconditioning and preventative methods, and facilitate referrals to medical providers as needed.

Appointments may be scheduled in advance, or on a first-come-first-served basis for drop by visits. For more information, call 812-254-2760 x1539, or 812-254-8889.

For more information, click here.


Swim Skills Class

Swim Skills Class

Improve your swim skils and techniques with this class for ages 9 to adult. It's for former swim team members, adults and anyone else who wants to improve his or her swim skills.

The class starts in February and meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Cost is $28 per month for Y members, and $48 per month for Program Members. For additional information, contact Heather Elliott, Aquatics Coordinator, at 254-4481.

Phone Charging Locker Systemphone charing lockers

The Y has installed a phone charging locker system in the Wellness Center for your safety and convenience. Just place your keys, phone and other small articles in the locker, set the combination, turn the knob to the left and scramble the dial.  Not only will your personal items be secured while you workout, but also your phone will be charged.


Your Y Is Now Every Y in IndianaMy Y program

With the YMCA's statewide 'My Y is Every Y' program, members now have access to any YMCA in the state, at no additional charge when they present a valid YMCA membership card.

The reciprocity plan starts May 1, 2016, and allows Y members to utilize a Y in a different location when traveling, near a workplace, or in another region.  This program allows active, full facility/full privilege members the flexibility to use all 43 Y facilities in Indiana. 

The Y encourages its members to utilize the Y as often as possible in order to meet their health and wellness goals.  Y members interested in participating in the program will be required to use their home Y at least 51 percent of the time. Interested members should inquire for further details at the Y in which they hold their membership (home Y).

Evening YogaYoga

Unwind at the end of your day with Evening Yoga.
Days....Mondays and Wednesdays
Time....6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Cost: Y Members $16 for 4 wk and $20 for 5 week month
Program Members $40 for 4 wk and $50 for 5 week month

Cize Class


Come join the fun with Cize, a new dance workout program that's to going burn fat and calories while you have fun dancing.

Class meets Tuesdays/Thursdays from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Remember, you can try one class for free!

Boot Camp

Boot Camp

Join Ironman Beth Gabhart as she leads this fun and challenging Boot Camp - Get your heart pumping with this complete body workout.

Tuesdays and Thursdays,
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the gym
Members: $16 per 4 week month; $20 for 5 week month
Program Members: $40 per 4 week month; $50 for 5 week month.
Pay As You Go: Members, $3/class; Program Members, $6/class



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