YMCA programs run on a variety of different schedules, offering greater flexibility for participants to find programs that meet their schedules. We offer 7-week session programs, school-year (Academy) programs and seasonal programs. View registration calendar.

You do not need to be a YMCA member to participate in most programs (swimming lessons are now for members only), but members do receive discounted rates.

Use Activity Finder to browse offerings by categories, ages or availability or select a program from the list below to learn more. 

Please note: Childcare and summer camp offerings are not listed in Activity Finder. Use the links below to navigate to those offerings.

The YMCA is a non-profit charitable organization that offers income-based membership rates and financial assistance for programs for those unable to pay the standard rates. Ask us for details. 

Summer Camp

Traditional Camps, sports camps, art camps, dance camps, nature and STEM camps, preschool camps and more. 

If your child is a budding scientist, a gymnast, an intrepid explorer or anything in between, our full and half-day camps and programs are filled with fun and adventure for kids and teens. 

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Childcare & Early Learning Programs

Childcare, Preschool, Montessori, Kindergarten, School Break Care, Before and After School Care and STEM and educational offerings. 

Our childcare programs provide each child a warm and supportive environment in which to grow. We meet the needs of each child with experiences that foster development and a sense of self-esteem. Programs strive to develop the total child, with particular emphasis on educational, physical, emotional and social skills necessary for success in the coming school years. 


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Health & Fitness

Group exercise classes such as Yoga, Zumba or cycling, health management and disease prevention programs, personal or small group training and more. 

At the Y, we believe health and fitness mean taking care of the whole you, and we know that even small changes can make a big difference. We're invested in your health and helping you meet your goals, whether that means losing weight, gaining strength, or simply finding ways to increase energy and decrease stress.

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Private, Semi-private and group swimming lessons for all ages, diving instruction, swim team and more. 

The YMCA of Greater Brandywine believes that everyone should learn important water safety skills so they can explore a world of possibilities and safely satisfy their natural curiosity. Progressive programs offer swimmers of all levels and abilities a path to build skills and develop confidence around the water. 

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Basketball, Gymnastics, Soccer, Baseball, Floor Hockey and more! 

Our sports programs help people of all ages develop the ability, confidence and desire to be active for life.

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Arts and Humanities

Dance, Art, Cooking, Music and Theatre Classes and programs. 

The Y offers youth and adults the opportunity to explore the arts, express their creativity and take risks in a safe and encouraging environment. From art studios to the stage, program ranging from introductory classes to public performances. Our Imaginarium is a hub for creativity and our 5,500 square foot theater provides unparalleled performance opportunities.

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