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BOO! We Scared the Joiner’s Fee Away – Join The Y For Free in October

1 October 2022

Miami Valley - 10/01/22 - Grab your broom, start your hearse or borrow the headless horseman’s stallion – just get down to your local Y this month. Our membership special in October allows you to join the Y for FREE and simultaneously receive a certificate to a FREE YOUTH PROGRAM.*

Your YMCA membership allows you access to all twelve branches within the YMCA of Greater Dayton. From Auglaize to Mercer Counties, Huber Heights to Eaton, Springboro to Xenia and everywhere in between, we are close and convenient to you. Just a few highlights of Y membership include:

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  • Unlimited access to all twelve YMCA of Greater Dayton locations
  • Free access to YMCA360 with hundreds of virtual to use anywhere
  • Free orientation and use of our Wellness Center
  • Free Smart Start Fitness Program powered by ActivTrax
  • Free group exercise classes (land and water, yoga, zumba, TRX, pilates and more)
  • Free child watch while you are in the facility
  • Free family fun nights
  • Free open swim for adults and families
  • Free open gym time
  • Free use of our “Family Gym”
  • Member only classes and reduced rates on programs
  • Priority program registration and the ease of online registration
  • Access to all Ohio YMCAs through our new Ohio Reciprocal Program

The YMCA believes access to a healthy lifestyle is important to everyone, regardless of economic circumstances. When members join the Y, they are joining a cause-driven, mission-driven organization that is so much more than a gym. The Y is a place for the entire community to come together to make new friendships, deepen our connections within the community that we live. The Y is a place where kids can learn to swim, have a safe place to go after school and learn a new sport. By joining the Y, you join in the cause of strengthening the foundations of society because the Y is the place where the entire community can come together regardless of income or social barriers. The Y is here for everyone.

The membership special runs throughout the month of October. For more information on the membership special, please go to

For more information on the September membership special and reduced rates, please go to

*Ages 18 and older only, must accompany YMCA member. Some restrictions apply. Please see your Membership Director for complete details.

About the Y

The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Ys engage men, women and children – regardless of age, income or background – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000 communities, the Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change. 

The YMCA of Greater Dayton was established in 1870 and now offers twelve YMCA branches and one residential camp in the Miami Valley.