Pickleball open play game at Wells Ave Y Pickleball open play game at Wells Ave Y

Equipped with numerous full courts and the New Balance Track & Field, our facilities cater to a wide range of sports activities. From private sports training and instructional clinics to leagues and pick-up games, we accommodate all ages, skill levels, and interests, whether it's pickleball or basketball – a sport that originated at the Y. Our goal is to help adults stay active and enjoy themselves while doing so!

Gymnasium Schedules

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Youth Sports

The Y has plenty of opportunities to experience and learn new sports and activities in a fun and pressure free environment. Programs include archery, basketball, football, karate, tee ball, tennis, track, soccer, and sports and conditioning.

Men's Basketball League at Church St Y


Open gym for basketball is offered daily at both branches. League play is typically offered in the winter. 3v3 basketball league play at the Y is the perfect way to stay in the game and have fun.

Pickleball at Wells Ave Y


The West Suburban YMCA is the "pickleball hub" with 9 courts available and a strong pickleball community. Join in during open gym play, participate in a clinic, and join a league for the ultimate pickleball experience.

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Enjoy an exhilarating workout in the racquetball court situated at the Church St Y.

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Volleyball game play at the Wells Ave Y is free for WSYMCA members. Please contact Joshua Downes to set a volleyball game time for your group.

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Karate/Martial Arts

Our Karate/Martial Arts programs are led by World and multi-time National Championship staff. Learn the fundamentals of martial arts, improve flexibility and concentration, and gain confidence as you follow a belt advancement track.

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Private Sports Training

Athletes work individually or in a small group with a Y coach to improve on the skills and techniques in the sport they love. Learn fundamentals and game strategy and reach your goals.