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The Y is here, day in and day out, to provide the support and resources you need to make healthy choices, achieve your best and promote positive change in your community. With fitness and wellness programs for adults, and recreation and enrichment activities for kids and teens, we're committed to helping you and your family learn, grow and thrive. It's easy to join the Y.  








Memorial Day Weekend, May 22 to May 25
Branch Hours & Outdoor Pool Openings

Brandywine Y Upper Main Line Y
Jennersville Y West Chester Area Y
Great Valley Y Octorara Y
Kennett Y Oscar Lasko Y
Lionville Y  

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With a shared commitment to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y is a non-profit like no other. Be a member of something special.

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Upcoming Branch Events


Special Branch Events
Join us to see how the Y strengthens communities!

Kindergarten Open Houses

Wednesday, May 20 ~ 6:00 pm
Wednesday, June 3 ~ 6:00 pm
Oscar Lasko Youth Program Center

*Parents must register and attend

Golf Tournaments
Support the work of the Y in our community!

Kennett YMCA Golf Classic

Monday, June 1 ~ 9:00 am at Hartefeld National Golf Course

Register Here

Jennersville YMCA Rebekah J. Hostetter Memorial Golf Tournament

Thursday, June 11 ~ 8:00 am & 1:00 pm at Mocassin Run Golf Course

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News & Announcements

News & Announcements
Lionville Gymnasium Closed June 1-5, 2015

The Lionville Community YMCA Gymnasium (basketball court) will be closed the week of June 1st-5th in preparation for a renovation project.  All classes that are held in the gymnasium have been rescheduled for either a different date or location.  During class this past week a letter with the schedule was distributed to participants.  This schedule is also available at the Lionville Community YMCA Welcome Center.

Friday, May 22, 2015 10:56:00 AM

UMLY Women's Locker Room

Upper Main Line YMCA's Adult Women's Locker Room with be closed tomorrow, Thursday, May 21, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM for cable installation that will enable the Y to re-install the emergency phone inside the locker room.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:55:00 PM

UMLY C Pool (Bubble)

Upper Main Line YMCA's C Pool (Bubble) will be closed starting on Wednesday, May 20 to prepare it for the outdoor summer season. The Borst Family Pool will open for the summer season for rec swim starting this Saturday, May 23. The C Pool will reopen in mid-June in preparation for summer camp and the summer session. Please check back for updates.

Monday, May 18, 2015 8:43:00 AM

Inclement Weather Policy

Please see the YMCA of Greater Brandywine Inclement Weather Policy (under "About Us"). For specific branch information, please go to your branch Facebook page, call your branch for recorded announcements or check this News and Announcements section for information. 

Sunday, January 25, 2015 3:03:00 PM

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Class schedules can be searched from the Y's mobile app. Please note that UMLY, Lionville and Great Valley schedules are not yet available on the mobile app. Please check the schedules page for group ex schedules.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012 9:05:00 AM


YMCA Mission

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Financial assistance is available.

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YMCA Mission

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Financial assistance is available.

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