Special Events



Join the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati and Interact for Health for Healthy Kids Day® on Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Parky's Farm in Winton Woods Park, located at 10073 Daly Rd, Cincinnati, OH, 45231. There will be a wide variety of free activities, including a climbing wall, ropes course, bounce houses, relay and obstacle courses, fitness class demonstrations, food trucks, petting barns, tractor rides, and much more. Everyone in the community is invited to join in on the fun! Rain or shine, free parking. Special thanks to event sponsors Humana and the Cincinnati Bengals.


FUN DAY SUNDAYS - Presented by Interact for Health

Get out of the cold and enjoy FREE family fun at the Y! Every Sunday in February and March, from noon until 6 p.m., Y locations will be open to the community. All guests age 16 and over must show a photo ID. We'll have many fun activities for members and the community alike to sample. Below is a schedule of events organized by YMCA location.


Clippard Family YMCA

See the Welcome Center

Powel Crosley, Jr. YMCA


March 8 – Stretching Sunday

Obstacle course in the gym – try out different gymnastics skills!

March 22 –Sports Sunday

Try out Pickleball in our gym or join in to some basketball games!


Carl H. Lindner YMCA

See the Welcome Center


Campbell County YMCA

Noon - 1 p.m. Adult Lap Swim 

1 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Family/Open Swim 

Noon - 3 p.m. Open Gym 

Fitness Center & Free Weight Room

FREE Tours

2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Child Watch


Gamble-Nippert YMCA

See the Welcome Center



Every Sunday in February and March:

Child watch hours extended until 3 p.m.

Come and enjoy open family swim time in our 25 meter heated indoor pool from noon - 4:45 p.m.


Richard E. Lindner YMCA

Extended branch hours until 6pm

Extended child watch hours from 12-3:30.

Extended Open swim 12-530

Extended Open gym 12-6


Clermont Family YMCA

Sunday, March 15

Children's activities by 4C in lobby and meeting rooms


Blue Ash YMCA

Sunday, March 1:

2:15 p.m. - 3 p.m. R.I.P.P.E.D Demos

Sunday, March 8:

8 a.m. - 11 a.m. Blue Ash YMCA Indoor Triathlon*

    *Proceeds benefit Annual Campaign

Sunday, March 22:

2:15 p.m.- 3:15 p.m. Family Boot Camp


For more information, call (513)362-YMCA.






Sit to Fit 5K and 10K Training Programs now offered at several YMCA locations

The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati is partnering with Bob Roncker's Running Spot to offer a beginning program for runners and walkers to prepare them for a 5K, and another to empower runners and walkers to prepare for a 10K. In addition to the class instruction, you will receive a technical shirt, technical socks, and more.

Sit to Fit 5K
An eight-week training program that will prepare you to participate in a 5K (3.1 miles). Participation cost is $60.

Sit to Fit 10K
A 12-week training program that will prepare you to participate in a 10K (6.2 miles). Participation cost is $80.

Click here to register for the 5K Program

Click here to register for the 10K Program

For more information, call any participating YMCA location or send additional questions to sittofit@runningspot.com.




AAA, in partnership with the Blue Ash YMCA, will offer a Teen Driving Education Program consisting of 24 hours of classroom and eight hours of driving instruction. Upon successfully completing both classroom and driving instruction a state of Ohio certificate will be issued: this certificate is required to take the test at the BMV of Ohio. Classes will be held at the Blue Ash YMCA.    

AAA Members: $460
Fee: $510  

Prospective students can register at AAA.com or by calling (513) 762-3207.

Session 2:  February 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, and 26, 2015

Session 3:  March 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, and 26, 2015

Session 4:  April 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, and 30, 2015