Getting Started

Please note: Click here to view temporary hours and procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Some programs are temporarily cancelled.

Please view the program guide for current program listings 

View video above to learn about joining the Y.
As soon as you join the Y, we’ll take your photo and issue you a Membership Card. Each time you visit the Y, we ask that you scan your membership card. This is important for our records and security.  Swim caps and other apparel can be purchased at the front desk (pending availability). We now have a keyless lock system in the Men’s and Women’s locker rooms.  Please bring your own lock for the Universal locker room and Boys and Girls locker rooms.

Not sure where the locker room or other facilities are? Please ask a Member Services receptionist! Read our General Rules & Policies.


We issue a Fall program guide in July covering two sessions through January. Our Spring Program guide is  available in mid-December and covers two sessions through June. Summer camp is the main summer activity at the Rye Y, but we also offer aquatics programs and other offerings.  Browse our current program guide and view the dozens of classes programs we offer for all ages.


Pool schedules with lap swim times and aqua class times are available at the Member Services Desk or here on our website. Are you a non swimmer ready to take the next step? We have a program for you! View our program guide for details on all the swim programs we offer.


New members are encouraged to sign up for a Facility orientation. Our staff will introduce you to the equipment and help you design the best fitness routine for your fitness level and lifestyle. We also offer several programs to help you get started towards improving your health through fitness. View our program guide to learn more.


Group Exercise Classes

Daily free group exercise classes are included with your membership. We offer aqua exercise, spinning, pilates, yoga, Zumba!, cardiosculpt and much more. In addition, we offer yoga, meditation and pilates classes at The Wainwright House Yoga Center,  free to Rye YMCA members.  Not sure what classes are best for you? We offer a monthly meet and greet with our Group Wellness Director.  Please contact Diana Vita at 967-6363, x211 for more information.
Please view the group ex, spinning, pool and Wainwright Yoga Center schedules. 


STAY connected with us

Make sure Member Services has your current email address.  We send monthly email newsletter with all of our upcoming events and more. You can view our archived email newsletters here.

View our calendar listings. (under News & Events tab)  You can add event listings to your Outlook or iCal calendar.

Follow us on Instagram,  Facebook,Twitter, Pinterest

Download our smart phone app for iphones and droids.  Search for Rye YMCA at the Apple store or Google Play. Be sure to sign up for push notifications so we can notify you about facility closings, etc.