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The West Suburban YMCA boasts three indoor pools, with two located at the Church St Y and one at the Wells Ave Y. Dive into a range of aquatic activities, from lap swimming and family swim sessions to comprehensive swim lessons catering to all ages. Explore our water aerobics classes, water polo, and more for a refreshing aquatic experience.

Pool Schedule and Information

Check out our pool schedule and be sure to review our safety guidelines, pool usage tips, and information on our swimmer testing procedures, all designed to ensure the safety and enjoyment of everyone.

Swim Lessons for All Ages

YMCA Swim Lessons cater to diverse abilities, promoting a sense of accomplishment as swimmers advance through different levels. This flexible approach allows advanced swimmers to transition smoothly to higher levels, while those requiring additional guidance can learn at their own comfortable pace.

Adaptive Programs

The Y's adaptive programs aim to provide children with disabilities the chance to engage in swim lessons, emphasizing the development of both physical and social skills that will last a lifetime.

Swim Teams

Passionate about swimming? Searching for a way to enhance your stroke technique within a supportive team setting? Dive into our range of youth and adult recreational and competitive swim programs for an enjoyable and fulfilling experience!

Water Polo

Join in for an incredible workout and lots of team fun. Water polo is free for members but must be 18 years of age of older to participate. Water polo is offered at the Church St Y for both youth and adults.

Aqua Fitness Classes

If you prefer to enhance your heart health and stamina while enjoying pool time, check out our group exercise page. Free for members.

Water Safety Resources

Ensuring pool safety for all is our utmost priority. At the West Suburban YMCA, we offer lessons and provide water safety resources to empower individuals and save lives.

Lifeguard Training

Embark on the journey to become an American Red Cross certified lifeguard and join our team at one of our branch locations or at camp during the summer. Applicants must be at least 15 years old.