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Six Tips to Keep in Mind for National Water Safety Month

May is National Water Safety Month. When the weather starts to heat up, the pools, lakes, oceans, rivers and other bodies of water start calling! While swimming can be a very enjoyable activity this summer, it is important to remind all parents and caregivers of the importance of water safety. The Beaver County YMCA is […]


This has been years in the making thanks to the delays brought on by the pandemic. We are so excited for construction to get started. Below is the letter that was sent out announcing this renovation to the community.    Beginning the week of November 7, our Y will begin renovation of our current front […]


SUMMER IS PACKED FULL OF FUN   SUMMER FEEDING SITES:  School’s out for summer and we got you covered! For a listing of Summer Food Sites click the button below!   SUMMER FOOD SITES 2022 ELLWOOD CITY POOL: The Beaver County YMCA is proud to manage the operations at the Ellwood City Pool again this […]

Want to Tri?

Indoor Triathlon – Try the Tri at the Y First Indoor Triathlon to be held, Sunday, February 20 The Beaver County YMCA will hold its first ever indoor triathlon. As of last check there were 40 participants signed up. Do you want to try the tri? It’s just you against the clock! We have some […]

So Much to do at the Y

2021 Winter Season is Here! With the start of Fall and move into Winter, the Y has something for you. What’s coming up? Let’s take a look!   100 mile challenge: wellness center The 100 mile challenge is just that–Challenge yourself. You have from November 1-December 31 to get 100 miles. Fee: 5 can goods […]

Do you feel it?

Fall is Coming!   You can feel it in the air. Kids are soaking up every last once of summer fun in the sun that they can. Fall brings about change, and that’s true here at the Y too. Summer programs are ending, the halls will soon be quiet and less crowed with summer camp […]


summer programs at the Y The air is warm, the sun is shining (for the most part) and the Y is a buzzing with activity!   Big tent out back–Summer Camp (camp is full) White Vans lined up in front of the Life Center–Summer Food and Y on the Fly.  The mission of the Y […]

UPDATE: CDC Guidance on Mask Wearing

A letter from the President/CEO May 14, 2021   Since the reopening of our facilities in June 2020, we have followed both CDC and Pennsylvania Department of Health guidelines related to COVID-19 safety protocols. We thank you for your support throughout this time.   Late yesterday afternoon, the CDC announced that individuals who are fully […]

Water Safety – Know the Facts!

May is water safety month As we creep towards summer more parents sign their kids up for swim lessons at the Y. Fun Fact #1: Did you know the Y is considered to be the orginator of swim lessons. “In 1909, the Y launched a campaign to teach “every man and boy in North America […]

Who’s Thinking Summer?!

Summer, Summer, Summer time  With no sunshine in sight for the next few days, my brain is focused on summer! What are we going to do this year, where are we going to go, what are the kids going to do, what can I do to get them off the screens!  The Y has you […]