Rye YMCA Blog

Maintenance Schedule

Click here for maintenance period schedule.

Swim Evaluation Times

Swim  Evaluation Times through August 17
Meet in the Pa Cope pool with swimsuit, swim cap, goggles

Mondays 3:30-4:15pm (Sheila/Jessica)
Tuesday 10:00-10:45am,  3:30-5:15pm (Sheila/Jessica)
Wednesday 3:30-5:15pm (Sheila/Jessica)
Thursday 3:30-5:15pm (Sheila/Jessica)
Saturday 1:00-2:00pm (Emily)
Sunday 2:30-4:00pm (Jessica)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 2019 – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2019 (maintenance period)
SATURDAY 8/18/2019 1:00-3:00pm
SUNDAY 8/19/2019 and 8/24/2019 1:00-3:00pm
MONDAY 8/19 and 8/26/2019 2:00-3:00pm
TUESDAY 8/20 and 8/27/2019 1:00-2:00pm
WEDNESDAY 8/21 and 8/28/2019 2:00-3:00pm

Fall 2019 Program Guide

Click here or below to view the fall 2019 program guide.  Register now online.

Online registration is not available for youth swim classes.  Please drop off a registration form.   Click here for Swim Evaluation times. 

Summer Program Registration

Summer programs have started.  Click here to view the summer program guide. Session runs June 29-August 17.
Click here to register (limited availability)


Which Camp is Best For Your Child?

Your child is age 3-6


  • Thrives in a nurturing, supportive environment
  • Not ready to be outside most of the day (likes a/c)
  • Enjoys games, arts and crafts, music
  • Opportunity to learn to swim or improve swimming skills
    Click here to register

Your child is age 4-5


  • Enjoys a full day with a variety of outdoor activities
  • Likes games, arts and craft and music 
  • Opportunity to learn to swim or improve swimming skills
    Click here to register

Campers ages 5-14 and up can mix and match from the following camps:

DISCOVERY CAMP (to age 11)

  • Enjoys a variety of activities –  from art to STEM to sports
  • Likes to go on a different field trip each week
  • Opportunity to learn to swim or improve swimming skills
    Click here to register


  • Loves to play basketball, soccer, baseball and multi-sports
  • Loves just one sport – register for just a week or 2
  • Wants to improve sports skills
    Click here to register


  • Enjoys gymnastics games and events
  • Wants to improve gymnastics skills
  • Likes being inside (a/c)
    Click here to register

Campers ages 6-11 can also  choose


  • Enjoys hands-on experimentation
  • Likes to use imagination to create projects
  • Wants to learn more about the natural and technological world
    Click here to register

Campers who have completed grades 5-9


Campers ages 11-14


  • Wants to achieve fitness goals
  • Enjoys working out in the Fitness Center and Exerzone
  • Likes to stay active
    Click here to register

Rye Y Camp Guide

Rye Y Camp Website (to view camp calendars, handbooks and more)

Session 4 Started April 22

There is still availability in some classes.  Click here to register
Click here to view the guide
Online registration is not available for youth aquatics. Most youth aquatics need an evaluation form.  Click here for evaluation times.   Click here for fillable registration form.

Green Schools, Green Futures

A Conference on Environmental Initiatives in Schools
Thursday, March 28, 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Jay Heritage Center Carriage House, 210 Boston Post Road, Rye

Panel discussions on gardens, zero waste, and teaching sustainability with teachers, volunteers, students and environmental educators from school districts, municipalities and organizations across lower Westchester and CT.

Free and open to all. Registration required.  Click here to register.

Conference Materials
Panelist and Moderator Bios

Conference Presentations
Carolyn Ramsey Garden Presentation
Hommocks Middle School Garden
Midland School Pollinator Garden
NYBG Edible Academy
Port Chester Middle School Giving Garden 
Scarsdale Middle School Teaching Sustainability
Teaching Sustainability at RMS
Teaching Sustainability at the Rye Nature Center
Wilton Warriors Zero Waste
Zero Waste at Hommocks Middle School 
Zero Waste at RCDS
Zero Waste Lunches – Anna McDonald

Conference Video (filmed by Rye TV)
Part 1

Sponsored by the Rye YMCA in partnership with Jay Heritage Center

For more information, contact Denise Woodin at denise@ryeymca.org or 914-967-6363

Conference handouts and related information

April Vacation Clubs

April 15-19: Choose from Fun Club, STEAM, Soccer, Gymnastics, Teen Fitness and Safety Around Water.

Click here for details
Click here to register

Rye Y’s New Mobile App

Click here for direct download of Rye Y’s new app
  • Say yes to push notifications so we can inform you about facility issues.
  • Click on Cards and input your name and membership card number.
  • Delete the old Rye Y App. The new app will have a Daxko icon.

Please install the new app before April 12.
At that time, the current Rye Y mobile app will be removed from the Apple and Google Play stores.

The Rye Y app is an easy way to view schedules, register for programs, check-in and get facility updates.

Rye Derby and Healthy Kids Day

Click here to view race results

View Slide Show of Rye Derby and Healthy Kids Day 2019