Take a swim class, join a basketball team, sign your child up for preschool or camp, and find your way to a better you.

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The next eight-week session of classes begins the week of January 2, 2019. Registration opens for YMCA members on December 15, 2018, and for community members on December 22, 2018.

Adult working out at YMCA

Health & Fitness

Train with friends, play a sport, try a new class, and take care of the whole you. We're here to help you get healthier and have fun while doing it.
Family swimming in pool at YMCA

Swimming

Whether you’re looking for swim lessons, want to swim laps in a comfortable pool, or try a water exercise class, you’ll find what you’re looking for at the Y.
Family playing in gym together with basketball at YMCA

Kids & Family

From preschool and after school, to arts classes and teen programs, we offer something for kids of all ages and their families.
Girl does gymnastic skills during summer camp at YMCA in Manhattan

Camps

The Cross Island Y offers summer day camps for kids ages 3-18. Make the city your kids' campground!
Cross Island YMCA staff at Touch a Truck event in Queens

Community & Adaptive Programs

From summer camp and swimming to after school classes, our adaptive programs enhance physical fitness and coordination, and are modified to meet individual needs.
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Winter/Spring Program Guide

Browse our PDF program guide to learn more about classes offered at the Cross Island YMCA in 2019.