Gaston County Family YMCA

Central YMCA

» Group Swim Lessons

» Parent & Child Water Safety Class

» Race Results

» Spencer Mountain 10 Mile & 5K

Cherryville YMCA

» Cherryville Y Flag Football

Pharr Family YMCA

» Race Results

» ChristmasTown 5K

» School Year Gymnastics and Dance Classes

» Ballroom Rental

South Gaston YMCA

» Youth Swim Lessons

» Parents Night Out

» Y-Guides

» Parent & Child Swim Lessons

Stowe Family YMCA

» Lifeguard & Water Safety Instructor Certifications

» Middle School Madness

» Swim Lessons – Youth

» The Gaston Cup

Mission Moment


Y-Readers Program

The Y-Readers program to prevent summer learning loss began in 2013.  This program is designed for children in Title 1 schools who are rising 1st and 2nd graders and testing at or below reading level.  Each summer, these students typically lose three months of the education that they achieved during the school year. The YMCA’sRead More…

Albert’s Story

I remembered that as a child, my brother and I attended the Central YMCA, and I wanted Colton to experience the good things I remembered from attending the Y. So, seeing that the YMCA was blocks away from my home, I knew this was the environment my son needed to be in where he would participate in positive and wholesome activities that would lead to fond memories in his childhood.

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Y Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.