Redlands Family YMCA

group-adults-childrenThe Redlands Family YMCA offers a wide variety of programs for people of all ages. Choose the program you want to learn more about and check dates, times and other information.


Mon-Fri 5:00am to 9:30pm
Sat 7:00am to 6:00pm
Sun 11:00am to 6:00pm



(8 weeks – 12 yrs old)

FREE to Full-Facility Members up to two hours a day!

Mon-Thurs 8am-12pm, 3pm-830pm

Fri 8am-12pm, 4pm-730pm

Sat 7am-12pm

Sun Closed





500 East Citrus Ave.
Redlands, CA 92373
Tel  (909) 798-YMCA (9622)
Fax (909) 335-2007
Email Contact us 


Latest News & Programs

Circus through a performers eyes

Lucky for Brennan, he didn’t have to run away and join the circus. It was in his own back yard. Find out how this tight-knit community of performers are working together to embrace the spirit of hope and determination. This is his Y. His camera. His story. 



Our newest program for teens will teach youth to design, build, and operate robots in a variety of challenges. Our robot kits will allow teens to experiment with different types and designs in an attempt to solve several challenges, including head-to-head competitions and obstacle courses.  This program is a great way to increase knowledge of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (S.T.E.M.), which is becoming more and more necessary for young adults entering college and the workforce.

Plus, you get to build robots!


Registration open!

AGES 10-17


Classes start the week of Sept 29th

$220 Full Facility Member
$245 Program Member

Youth Running Club

(Ages 9-14)


This program is perfect for the running enthusiast or the person who just wants to move!  Participants will meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30pm where individuals will perform conditioning skills such as knee highs, heel kicks, ladders, etc. Runners will participate in non-competitive relays, as well as perform distant races.  Participants will meet on the Track in the fitness center the first week of each session; location will vary from week-to-week (schedule will be provided).  Participants will be provided with a light snack following their workout, please provide bottled water.  Sign-up quickly as spacing is limited.


Session I: Sept 1-27 (4 weeks)
Session II: Sept 29-Oct 25 (4 weeks)
Session III: Oct 27- Nov 22 (4 weeks)
Fees: $32/$48


For more additional information, please contact Miss Jimi at 909-798-9622 x217or email: Financial assistance is available


Wet Ball

[Water Polo]

Be part of one of the fastest growing sports in the world! Participants will learn the fundamentals of water polo from experienced YMCA coaches.  Practices will focus on team dynamics, ball handling skills, and swimming and treading endurance, while incorporating the YMCA core values. For ages 8-15.

Prerequisites: Have passed the Flying Fish class Or (1) Tread for at least 2 minutes unaided using one or a variety of kicks. (No flutter kick) (2) Proficiently swim a 200 yard freestyle swim. (3) Proficiently swim a 200 yard backstroke

Proficient demonstration of all skills is determined by the ranking coach on the first Saturday of every month.


Days: Saturdays

Times: 1:15-2:15pm

Fees: $30/$48


(3 month commitment required, fees can be drafted from a bank account or credit card)



Martial Arts

Instructor, Mark Ramirez will teach traditional martial arts, a class for learning self-defense in a fun and safe environment.  The classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings on a monthly basis, in the Heritage Room.

Day: Tuesday and Thursday

Time/Age: Children Class: 5-8 years at 6-6:30 pm
Adult Class: 9 years and up at 6:30-8 pm

Fees: $40/63 per four weeks.



The Adventure Guides Program is designed to provide you and your child with one-on-one quality time, and time spent with other parent-child pairs. While activities for the whole family are important, we see tremendous value in supporting and strengthening the bond between individual parents and their child. Our events and activities help the parent and his or her child communicate at an early age in ways that are caring, honest, respectful, and responsible. We seek to encourage you as a parent to get to know your child while your kid is still a kid.
Kick-Off and Recruitment BBQ September 6th 12pm at the Redlands Y. New participants welcome!
Events planned for 2014-2015:

  • Pinewood Derby Races
  • Night at the Natural History Museum
  • Winter Camp at Camp Edwards
  • Flick and Float Movie event in our pool
  • Craft Nights
  • Many More!

Full Facility Members $75* per Parent-Child pair (Registration opens August 4th)
Program members $95* per Parent-Child pair (Registration opens August 11th)

*Adventure Guides Program runs from September 6th through early June.

One-time fee covers access to the program, some events may require additional fees.





Camp Dino

We have also opened registration for our first overnight event.  We will be spending the night at the Natural History Museum for Camp Dino December 12-13th.  There are only a few spots available for this event, and registration is open now.  As past participants, you have first crack at it.  Contact me or stop by the front desk to register.  Online registration is available as well!  We will offer transportation to this event.



Register Online Today!

Parent’s Night Out


Let the YMCA give you a special night to yourself! We will entertain your children with a variety of fun-filled activities. each month has a different theme. We even take care of the dinner! All staff are trained in CPR/First Aid and we are well experienced in caring for your children while ensuring a safe environment. Children must be 3-12 years old and potty trained.


Nov 14 Gobble ‘till you Wobble
Time: 5:30-9:30pm
Fee: $15/$19 per child
*children must be 3-12 years old and potty trained.
Space is limited to 30 children, so come sign up today!

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A Way To Give Thanks


The Redlands Family YMCA would like to give thanks to our members and community by offering hams and turkeys to our friends and families in need of assistance this holiday season. If you would like to help, please make a donation of any amount at our membership desk between November 1-24. All donations go directly to purchasing these hams and turkeys. The gifts will be distributed on Tuesday, November 25. Let us share joyfully and understand the important of giving while spreading the happiness and comfort to those less fortunate.


47th Annual Holiday Home Tour

A Redlands holiday tradition, the Home Tour, Gift Boutique and Pantry is a product of literally hundreds of volunteers, sponsors, crafters and cooks. A group of homeowners will open their homes for the tour, many dressed and decorated for the holidays.


Visit the Fine Art & Craft Boutique at the Redlands Family YMCA and shop for holiday gifts of original art, handmade jewelry, baked goods, candles, jams/jellies and gift packages created by local artisans. All proceeds go to the YMCA’s Legal Aid program.


Fine Art & Craft Boutique Dates: 

Dec 6 (Sat) & 7 (Sun) 9:00am-4:00pm

Home Tour Date:

Dec 7 (Sun) 9:30am-4:30pm

Home Tour Ticket Information:
  • Tickets will be available online and at the Redlands front desk
  • Advance purchase – $25 per person
  • At the door – $30 per person
  • Patron tickets – $70 includes a champagne brunch at Redlands Country Club and front-of-the line access at the homes


  • Turn of the Century home that was built for Frank Brown, engineer and builder of Bear Valley Dam that brought water to Redlands.
  • Spanish style home furnished with artifacts from Mexico
  • Ranch style home nicely renovated for today’s lifestyle
  • Turn of the Century home with great architecture
  • Mid Century modern with many original features

TRX™ Suspension Training

Train like a professional athlete using gravity and your bodyweight to get a total-body workout that builds a rock solid core and increases muscular endurance. This workout is great for all ages and abilities and now you can measure your progress through our TRXTM Fit Test.


TRX Suspension Training™ – Born in the Navy SEALs, this bodyweight exercise develops strength, balance, flexibility & core stability simultaneously.  The TRX Suspension Trainer leverages gravity & the user’s body weight to complete 100s of exercises and is safe & effective for all levels of ability from the beginning exerciser to the elite athlete.  Such a great total body workout you’ll be ripped in no time!


TRX Fit Test – This class is designed to track your progress for TRX strength & stamina. Perform a targeted set of TRX exercises for one minute each. Complete as many reps as you can in that time, record it on your Fit sheet & track your progress month to month. This class is offered once a month.  All levels are welcome. 


Sessions: See Group Exercise class schedule for class days and times and sign up at the front desk.

Fees: $35 for unlimited monthly classes

Month expires 30 days from date of first class attended for each new card.


** First two TRX™ orientation classes are FREE.

** Full Facility Members Only.


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Youth And Government

HighLand and REDLANDS

MODEL UNITED NATIONS (6th, 7th, 8th graders)

Learn, lead, grow. Model UN provides the opportunity to learn, discuss, and debate current international issues, explore world cultures, develop leadership skills, and make lasting friends. Program includes travel to two conferences in March & April. Want to make a difference in the world? Join MUN and discover your leadership potential!

  •  MUN Parent Interest Meeting: Thursday, September 25 at 7pm.
  •  MUN Year: October to April, 2015


MODEL LEGISLATURE & COURT (9th-12th graders)

MLC creates a six month learn-by-doing experience teaching the values of democracy, culminating in a three day state wide assembly with other California teens. MLC provides high school students the opportunity to experience government first-hand while learning how to solve real community problems via democratic processes. Program includes travel to three conferences in November, January, and February. Join MLC today and discover y our leadership potential!

  • MLC Interest Meeting: Thursday, September 4 at 7pm.
  • MLC Year: September to February, 2015



3 Payment Options: Monthly, Pay in Full or EFT



Circus Road Shows

In addition to our big annual show held in May, throughout the season our circus performs smaller shows within the community for special events. Our roadshow troupe has performed at Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm, numerous malls and special events. Based on the available space we can design a demonstration of a small number of acts that we offer at the Great Y Circus ranging from a 10 minute show to a 45 minute show.


Please contact Tanner Greenhalgh 4-6 weeks prior to your event at (909) 798-9622 x205.


Swim Lessons




Get ready for Summer swim lessons! Our instructors are here to help by teaching the basics of proper technique or to help hone the stroke of a long time swimmer.


Swim Lessons Fall 2014 (CLICK HERE)




Full facility membership registration: Aug 18
Program membership registration: Aug 25
OCT SESSION Sept 29-Oct 25
Full facility membership registration: Sept 15
Program membership registration: Sept 22
NOV SESSION Oct 27-Nov 22
Full facility membership registration: Oct 13
Program membership registration: Oct 20
Fees: Tue/Thur or Mon/Wed $40/$63 Sat $27/$42
All classes are 30 minutes in length unless otherwise indicated.
There are no swim lessons Thanksgiving day or Labor Day.


Parent/Child I (ages 6 mos – 3 years) Promotes water enrichment with activities such as kicking, bubbles, splashing, submerging with recovery and jumping in and reaching for the wall. Class is done with parent or other trusted adult. Songs and games are utilized to provide a fun learning environment.

Parent/Child II Flotation Skills (ages 6 mos – 18 mos) Designed to teach flotation skills. Skills include relaxing on the back in various positions, floating on the back as well as rolling over from the stomach to the back. The class is taught in a supportive environment with calming songs to help infants learn important skills.

Parent/Child III Swim Skills (ages 14 mos – 3 years) Intended to teach young children to use flotation skills while swimming. Some of the skills taught include kicking on ones back and rolling over on to the back after voluntary submerging. Class uses a fun and supportive environment to teach basic swimming skills.

Preschool I (Pike / ages 3-5) Designed to help swimmers feel more comfortable and confident in and around the water. Emphasizes water safety, kicking, submerged bubble blowing and floating.

Preschool II (Eel / ages 3-5) Designed for children who can independently place their faces in the water. Emphasis on water safety, freestyle, backstroke and water comfort.

Preschool II (Ray / ages 3-5) Designed for swimmers who are comfortable and confident in the water. Swimmers will practice streamlines, front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke and safety skills.

Preschool III (Starfish / ages 3-5) Designed for swimmers who can successfully swim freestyle and backstroke the width of the pool. Swimmers will learn the kicks for breaststroke and butterfly. Swimmers also work on endurance.



Youth I (Polliwog / ages 6-12) Designed for participants with little or no previous water experience. Emphasizes floating, water adjustment, kicking, streamlining and safety.

Youth I (Guppy / ages 6-12) Designed for swimmers who have had minimal swimming experience. Focuses on helping students gain more mobility in the water unassisted. A child must be able to float on his/her back and swim 15 feet independently to participate.

Youth II (Minnow) (ages 6-12) Designed to refine basic swimming skills including rotary breathing for front crawl, breaststroke kick and elementary backstroke. Swimmers will work on building endurance.

Youth III (Fish / ages 6-12) Continues to develop freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly skills. Emphasis will be on stroke refinement, building endurance, treading and flip turns.

Youth III (Flying Fish / ages 6-12) Designed for swimmers who have a strong aquatic knowledge and ability in a variety of strokes. Introduction to butterfly, sidestroke, flip turns and rescue skills. Focus is on technique and advanced skills.

Teen & Adult (ages 13+) Designed for participants age 13 and up. Youth and adult levels are arranged according to ability, not age, providing a focus on the skills that are appropriate for their ability.


San Bernardino and Highland combine Pike and Eel to form Preschool I, Polliwog and Guppy to form Youth I and Fish and Flying Fish to form Youth II.



Register Preschool Swimming Lessons (6 mos-5 yrs) 
Register Youth Swimming Lessons (6 yrs & Up) 
Register Teen/Adult Swimming Lessons (13 yrs & up) 



CPR/First Aid

Ages: 14 and up

Class provides participants with the knowledge and skills to respond to heart and breathing emergencies for adults, children and infants as well as basic first aid. It is not designed for professional rescuers (firefighters, lifeguards, paramedics, nurses, etc…).

Must attend ONE Class


Registration: through start of each class

Class Dates: Sept 6, Oct 4, Nov 1

Days/Times: Sat 9:00am-6:00pm

Cost: $40/Full Facility Member, $50/Basic Program Member, $60 Participant


Register Online Today!



Learn the art of dance and tumbling from our wonderful staff at the Redlands Family YMCA. Our dance program includes predance classes for the preschool age performer, tap, ballet, jazz, hip hop, tumbling, and dance acro from our older students. Participants develop grace, rhythm, and body awareness. Participants also build social awareness and esteem from our program. Boys and girls are welcome!


Fall I: Sept 1-27 (4 weeks)
Fall II: Sept 29-Oct 25 (4 weeks)
Fall III: Oct 27-Nov 22 (4 weeks)
Fees: $30/$58 – 1 class per week


For more information about our dance classes, please contact Miss Jimi at 909-798-9622 x217or email: Financial assistance is available


Preschool Soccer Super Skills

(ages 3-6)

Meets Fridays from 6:00-7:00pm. Students learn basics of soccer with a fun mini game at the end of each class. Emphasis on motor development and fundamental skills.

Fall I: Sept 1-27 (4 weeks)
Fall II: Sept 29-Oct 25 (4 weeks)
Fall III: Oct 27-Nov 22 (4 weeks)

Fees: $32/$52


Adventure Day Camp

Your holiday vacation destination! Looking for a way to stay connected, hang out, and have a blast while school is out? Our lineup of activities and field trips will take you from the beach to the stars to jungle and back! Don’t miss out on your opportunity to have a blast and make lifelong friends at the YMCA. Weekly activities include recreational sports, art projects, science experiments, music and movement, field trips, learning, and so much more




Volleyball Skills Clinics

(ages 6-11)


Learn the skills of volleyball in a fun, non-competitive environment. Parent involvement is encouraged. Clinic meets Fridays 6:00-7:00pm.
Registration Deadline: Fall Session – Sept 20, 2014
Fall Session Dates: Sept 8 – Oct 25 (7 weeks)
Fees: $31/$49
Registration Deadline: Winter Session – Dec 6, 2014
Winter Session Dates: Nov 10 – Feb

Register Online Today!