Gaston County Family YMCA

Central YMCA

» Race Results

» Spencer Mountain 10 Mile & 5K

» Lifeguard Certification

» Toddler Classes

Cherryville YMCA

Pharr Family YMCA

» ChristmasTown 5K

» School Year Gymnastics and Dance Classes

» Ballroom Rental

» Y-Guides

South Gaston YMCA

» Lifeguard Certification

» Toddler Classes

» Youth Swim Lessons

» Parents Night Out

Stowe Family YMCA

» Lifeguard Water Safety Instructor Certifications

» Middle School Madness

» Swim Lessons – Youth

» Toddler Classes

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.