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Family Camps

Keep an eye out during the summer and fall for our family camp dates and enjoy fun-packed weekends with your loved ones! The YMCA is where people come to laugh, learn, and grow together, and our locations are perfect for spending long summer days and nights as a family as you partake in fun activities.

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Family Fitness

The YMCA Family Fitness programs are designed for parents and children to work out together in a fun and kid-friendly environment. Come as a family and get fit together. Serving families has always been at the heart of our organization. We offer a variety of ways for families to be active and enjoy time together.

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Healthy Family Home

Every family can be a healthy family. By focusing your family's efforts to live healthier around the Y's pillars of a healthy family home and taking small steps using the information and tools we provide, your family will soon be feeling stronger and living healthier.


Healthy Weight & Your Child

Reclaim your family’s health through healthier eating habits and an active lifestyle through Healthy Weight and Your Child. The YMCA of Central Ohio is one of five Ys participating nationally in a pilot program to address childhood obesity in youth.

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Parent/Child Dances/Events

Parent/Child Dances/Events at the Y are the perfect way to bring families together to have fun and meet others. From water games in the pool, arts and crafts, themed parties, family fitness and more, the Y offers a safe, positive environment for families to play, learn and grow.


Parents Night Out

Need a kid-free night to enjoy a night out reconnecting with your significant other, or even just to relax on the couch with some Netflix? The Y is here to help with our Parent's Night Out! This program is held at the YMCA, where your children will be supervised by staff with the opportunity to hang out with friends and participate in a variety of fun activities. Be sure to get registered in time! 


Sports & Recreation

Sports is the starting point for many to learn about becoming and staying active, and developing healthy habits they’ll carry with them throughout their lives. And the benefits are far greater than just physical health.

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Musicians Against Childhood Cancer Music Festival

Proceeds from this festival will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Since the year 2000, MACC and you have donated over $1,001,286.00 to St. Jude and the YMCA., helping children around the world. 

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The YMCA Y-Tribes program is designed to give boys and girls from kindergarten through sixth grade a one-on-one opportunity to build communication, companionship, understanding and mutual respect with a parent, grandparent or guardian.

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When you belong to the YMCA, you're joining a diverse community of people committed to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We believe all youth are of promise.