A YMCA since October 15, 2008, the facility has been serving the McAdenville Community since 1949. The facility now includes a full line of state of the art cardiovascular equipment, a cardio theatre, a newly resurfaced full size basketball court, a state-of-the-art Fitness Center, a beautiful ball room, male and female locker rooms, athletic fields, state of the art large kitchen and child-friendly Childwatch center.


  • Full line of strength and cardio equipment
  • Free Weights
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Youth and Adult Sports
  • Childwatch
  • Family Programming
  • Recreation Programming
  • Male and female locker room facilities with individual showers

Programs free with membership

  • Coaching Connections
  • Group Fitness Classes
  • Childwatch
  • Family Nights

Y Programs with reduced rates with membership

Swim lessons (at Stowe)
After School Care
Youth Sports
Teen Programs (at Stowe)
Birthday Parties
Active Older Adults
Parents Night Out (at Stowe)
Personal Training
Summer Camp
Event Space


Financial Assistance

The YMCA is a membership organization open to all people. Through our annual Annual Giving Campaign, the YMCA provides financial assistance for Y Members based on the needs of the applicant and the availability of funds. Individuals needing financial assistance may apply at the Member Services desk.
Download a Financial Assistance form

Corporate Membership
Encourage Your Employees To Be Active

If you work for a company that is a Business Partner of the Gaston Family YMCA, you may qualify for benefits ranging from 50% off the joiners fee to significant discounts for programs and other benefits. To find out how your company can become a Business Partner, contact Susan Blanton at

Bringing a Guest

Members are encouraged to bring guests when they visit the Y. Members will receive 3 guest passes per unit per year as part of the membership package. Members may purchase additional guest passes at $10 per guest. Guests who wish to use the facility and are not accompanied by a member will be charged $15.00 per visit. Guests must complete and sign the Guest Waiver form and show ID. A responsible adult, parent or guardian must sign the Guest Waiver form for guests under 18. Guests under 16 years of age must have a responsible adult present in the facility.