• Membership Special Offer | April 1-30

  • Blood Drive | April 23

  • Moms Helping Moms Diapers+ Collection | April 26 - May 5

  • Quest Camps Begin | June 21

  • Summer Session Classes Begin | June 28

  • What is OPEN NOW at the Y
  • COVID-19 Updates and Resources
  • Indoor Class and Group Exercise Update
  • Group Exercise Classes: Announcement
  • Y FITNESS CENTER IS OPEN! NO facility reservation required.
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Virtual Y

Experience our brand new, members-only Virtual Y platform, an upgraded livestreaming group exercise experience, where you can find our virtual content in one convenient place! All content features Madison Area YMCA instructors, trainers and program staff.

Quest Camps
Safe Summer,
Save Summer!

Your Preschool - Grade 11 camper gets to be the main character in their story as we create, grow, and explore a Safe Summer 2021. Let's Save Summer together! Registration is open now for our summer day camps at the Kirby Center and Drew University!

Membership Options

Want to join the Y or need to reactivate your membership? We're here to help! There are so many reasons to stay with the Y, with so many programs and services we continue to offer. 

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Welcome Back!
Here's What to Expect

Wondering what to expect when you arrive at the Y? Watch our virtual tour of the Family Center, including our safety protocols. Recognize any Y staff in the video? We can't wait to see you soon!

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Are You Awesome?

We're growing and we're hiring! Looking to join a team of dedicated professionals? Join us in an excellent work environment, enjoy a free YMCA membership and the great satisfaction from impacting the life of children, adults and families.

Child Care / Education
Specialists in Early Childhood Education and Quality Child Care. The F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA offers full-day and half-day for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-age children. Learn more today!
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Your Mission,
Should You Choose to Accept It...

If an additional 238 members give to the Family Center Expansion Campaign (even if a gift was already donated previously) and we reach 300 donations by May 1, our challenge donor will contribute $100,000! Donate today!

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Family Center Expansion Project

We're delighted to report our progress in activating our long-planned $16M Family Center Expansion. With construction underway, we plan to be fully operational by late 2021. Click below to read more about our progress.

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Find the Right Fit for You at the Y!

Our spring and summer session online registration is now open, to help families best plan for the upcoming months. With clinics, workshops, intensives and programs for preschoolers through teenagers across all program areas, there is something for everyone!

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Safety is First

As a part of the Coronavirus response, individuals ages 2+ years must wear a face mask covering the nose and mouth and secured under the chin in the Family Center excepted as noted below; face shields alone are not acceptable.

Madison Chatham Coalition

Night of Conversation: A Prevention Podcast: Substance use and mental health can be challenging topics to discuss with teens. Night of Conversation is an initiative to support parents to raise healthy teens empowered to make good choices including avoiding the use of alcohol and drugs. Tune into “Night of Conversation: A Prevention Podcast.

Project Community Pride
The news and uncertainty is likely provoking some level of stress and anxiety in all of us. Project Community Pride is a Youth & Teen Counseling and Support Program and here to help. Project Community Pride is now offering Telehealth appointments. Click below to learn more.