Check out our next class schedule in our winter/ spring program guide online!  Members and non-members can register online now for January classes.  Make sure to get a spot in your favorite class!  

Home Programs Special Events

Special Events

Women Only Personal Protection Workshop

Are you prepared?  If attacked today, do you have the skills to survive?  What about your neighbors, children, spouse, co-workers?  If so, we have a gret workshop for you!

Featuring street effective Pressure Point Fighting that are effective, easy to learn, apply and remember!

Instructor Mark Hunter has 28 years of experience.  He has a 6th Degree Black Belt in Judo and J Jitsu and a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Karate. 

This is a 2 1/2 hour session with casual dress.  Workshop suitable for ages 13 and above and all fitness levels.

Presented in a fun/relaxed and very safe manner.

Techniques to handle:  Nuisance date situations; Most common grabs and holds; Violent physical attacks

When:  Saturday, March 21, 2015 in room 305

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost:  $10 for Lima Family YMCA Members
          $30 for Non-Members

Great for Moms and Daughters! 

No School Days Program

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

For boys and girls grades K - 4th.  Fun activities such as soccer, basketball, swimming, Wii games, air hockey, fooseball, ping pong and board games.

Must bring packed lunch, swim suit and towel.

Monday, January 19, 2015 (Martin Luther King Day)

Monday, February 16, 2015 (President's Day)

Friday, April 3, 2015 (Good Friday)

Register early to reserve your place!

  • Members: $15
  • Non-members: $20

Touch 'N' Go Bench Press Challenge

17th Annual Touch 'N' Go Bench Press Challenge

WHEN: Saturday, April 18, 2015
ENTRY DEADLINE: April 17, 20115

WEIGH-INS:  Friday 6 - 8 pm or Saturday 8 - 9:30 am

Available Divisions: Open, Women, Teen & Masters

Father Daughter Valentine Dance

7th Annual Dance = OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY

When: Saturday, February 7, 2015
Time:   7 - 9 pm

This family event is designed to have Dad's escort their daughter to a dance and help teach them how a gentleman treats a lady. 
Our purpose is to help families provide a quality evening together for Dads and their Daughters of all ages with the hope of forging stronger friendships between the generations. 

This night features wholesome music, pictures, refreshments and an unforgettable night of fun for Fathers and their daughters.

Tickets available for purchase at the Lima Family YMCA beginning January 1, 2015.

  • FEE:
  • Members: FREE
  • Non-members: $5 per person (Purchase tickets by 1/31/15)

Family Bunny Hop (Family Sock Hop)

Friday, March 20, 2015 from 6 - 8 pm

  • Get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny!
  • Dance the Bunny Hop, Chicken Dance and More Fun Dances with your family (and the Easter Bunny)
  • Refreshments (Popcorn, Hot Dogs etc.) will be sold

Registration required before March 19th


  • Members: FREE
  • Non-members: $6 per family

* Value added to membership

Youth Easter Party

Friday, March 27, 2015

Time:   6 - 8 pm

Children ages 5-12 can come join the Easter Bunny in decorating eggs, crafts and an Easter egg hunt, as well as pool and gym games! 
Snacks will be provided.

Must be registered by March 25th


  • Members: $2
  • Non-members: $6

Please bring your swimsuit and towel.

Bring a Friend Week

Bring A Friend Week:  April 6th - 12th & May 26th - May 31st, 2015

YMCA members 18 years and older are invited to bring a friend to enjoy the YMCA - no passes needed - all week.
Let your guests join you in fitness programs, play racquetball or just enjoy some time in our whirlpool.
Your workouts are always more fun when you work out with a friend!
One guest per adult member.  Guests are limited to three Free visits per year.
Photo ID required for guests.

* Value added to membership

Mom 2 Mom Sale

Saturday, April 11, 2015; 8 am - 12 pm (NEW Start Time!)

Come explore the selection of gently used clothing, toys, books, games, furniture and so much more at the Lima YMCA's Mom 2 Mom Sale! 

Entrance Fee: $1.00 - Kids 7 and under FREE

Booth Rentals:  $25.00 (3 tables)  Set up on Friday, April 10th.

For more information contact Mindy at 419-223-6045 ext 119

YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Join the Lima Family YMCA on April 25, 2015; 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

FREE to members and the Community!

Put Play in your Day!  Families join us for this fun, interactive health fair!
We will have booths in the gym and activiites for kids of all ages!

More Information Contact:  Lima Family YMCA, 345 S. Elizabeth St., Lima, OH 45801 or 419-223-6045

School's Out Youth Party

When: Friday, May 29, 2015

Time:   6:30 - 8:30 pm

Students ages 6 - 12 may come and celebrate School being over!
Join us in the gym and pool for fun games.
Snacks will be provided!

Must register by May 27h

  • FEE:
  • Members: $2
  • Non-members: $6

Please bring your swimsuit and towel.


Lima Family YMCA
345 S. Elizabeth St.
Lima, Ohio 45801

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419 . 223 . 0771 ( f )

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