The Valley YMCA has been a vital part of the Valley community since 1866 – serving the residents of Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour and Shelton. At the Valley YMCA, we build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities.
Visit us and experience for yourself that we have something for everyone! Join us and become a part of a worldwide organization whose goal is to help individuals attain their greatest possible potential. We want to help YOU reach the GOALS you have established, provide a FUN ATMOSPHERE, and the OPPORTUNITY to make new friends. Learn more about our amenities and how to become a member.
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday: 5:30am–9:00pm
Child Watch Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 5:15pm-8:45pm
Address & Phone:
12 State Street
Where Everyone Comes to Play
Our Winter 1 Session runs January 2 – February 23
Registration for Facility Members starts on December 2; for Community Members on December 9.
Browse our Winter 1 Program Guide for all the details!
FAMILY FUN NIGHT
Families will enjoy a fun filled night with great Arts & Crafts projects for all to enjoy followed by a family swim at 7:30PM. Bring your bathing suits!
When: Friday December 13
Time: 6pm – 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages Welcome
Fees: Free for Facility Members, $5 for Community Members
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Families will enjoy a fun-filled morning with pancakes for breakfast and a visit from Santa!
When: Saturday December 14
Time: 9am – 11am
Ages: All Ages Welcome
Fees: FREE, Pre-Registration is required
HOLIDAY DROP AND SHOP
Drop your kids off and get all of your holiday shopping done!
When: Saturday December 7 and Saturday December 21
Time: 10am – 2pm
Parent’s Night Out
Children will enjoy a night of games, music, crafts, swimming and more! We offer 3 hours of supervised fun and activities along with a snack while parents have an evening out on the town.
Registration: Closes 2 days before the event. Dates are subject to change. P 203 736 9622 to confirm
Ages: Children 4 – 12 years old / Parents of all ages!
When: Friday, September 27, October 25, November 22 and December 20
TIME: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
FEES: Members: $10.00 / child / night
Family Fun Night
Family Fun Nights are a great way to spend an evening out with your family. Activities may include arts & crafts; movie nights; scavenger hunts; open family swim; games and more! Come join us for tons of family fun! Pre-registration is required. Dates subject to change. Please confirm date when registering.
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 pm
|Friday, September 13||Flix & Swim|
|Friday, October 11||Crafty Kids|
|Friday, November 15||Flix & Swim|
|Friday, December 13||Game Night|
COST: Members: Free / Community Members: $5.00
SilverSneakers® Muscular Strength & Range of Movement
Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement and activities for daily living. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles, a SilverSneakers® ball are offered for resistance, and chair is used for seated and/or standing support.
SilverSneakers® Cardio Circuit
Combine fun with fitness to increase your cardiovascular and muscular endurance power with a standing circuit workout. Upper-body strength work with hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles, and a SilverSneakers ball is alternated with non-impact aerobic choreography. A chair is offered for support, stretching, and relaxation exercises.
The Valley Y offers single men, 18 years and older, safe, clean, affordable housing in a comfortable environment. While many of our residents may not have any other support networks, the Y’s Members-in-Residence program gives individuals a sense of community, hope and a place to belong.
Fees are paid weekly. Income verification, background check, and references are required. Applications are available at the Welcome Center. Participants in the program are encouraged to use the facilities and enjoy the benefits of a Y membership. Contact Alan C. Mogridge, Executive Director P 203 736 9622 for more information.