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Adaptive Programs

Our Y provides special needs programming for children through young adults. We are now offering an adaptive fitness program for children and a Saturday night social club for teen and young adults with autism. Learn more »

Confidence in & Around the Water

The Detroit SWIMS Initiative aims to decrease the number of swim-related fatalities by giving kids the skills and confidence they need to safely enjoy the water. Our goal is for every kid to learn to swim by the 5th grade. Learn more »

Follow the Y Impact

The Y makes a difference in people's lives every day, and you can find out how through our Y Community Impact Blog. Read the blog »






  • April 16, 2014
    • 5:45am–8:55am Adult Lap Swim
    • 9:00am–10:00am Deep Water Exercise
    • 10:00am–11:00am Family Swim/Swim Lessons
    • 11:00am–2:00pm Adult Lap Swim
    • 2:00pm–3:00pm AOA Lap Swim
    • 3:00pm–4:00pm Arthritis Class
    • 4:00pm–5:15pm Swim Lesson
    • 5:15pm–6:30pm Family Swim
    • 6:30pm–7:30pm Novice Practice
    • 7:30pm–8:30pm Water Exercise
    • 8:30pm–9:30pm Adult Lap Swim

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  • April 16, 2014
    • 5:00am–1:00pm Open Gym
    • 1:00pm–3:00pm Adult Drop In Basketball
    • 3:00pm–4:30pm Open Gym
    • 4:30pm–8:00pm Youth Classes and Leagues

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  • April 16, 2014
    • 6:00am–6:30am ProFit (Flavia) No Drop-ins
    • 8:15am–9:00am Cardio Sculpt (Laura)
    • 9:00am–9:15am Express Class-Core Muscles
    • 9:15am–10:00am Stretch (Lynda)
    • 9:15am–10:10am Crosstraining (Christie)
    • 10:15am–11:15am Easy Does It (Christie)
    • 6:00pm–6:30pm ProFit (Flavia) No drop-ins
    • 7:00pm–8:00pm Cycling (Leni)

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  • April 16, 2014
    • 8:00am–1:00pm Open for Children
    • 4:00pm–8:00pm Open for Children

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