Riverfront YMCA101 Locust St.
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 282-YMCA (9622)
Opened in 1960, the Riverfront YMCA was the "Central YMCA" and the third YMCA building since the YMCA was established in 1868. For over half a century the Riverfront YMCA has housed a multitude of memories.
As the Riverfront Y doors close and the Wellmark Y doors open, we will celebrate over a half century of health, youth development and community.
Final day of operation: Friday, December 19 at 4 p.m. Branch hours (5 a.m.-4 p.m.)
Closing Ceremony: Friday, December 19 at 4-5 p.m.
Click here to download the closing day schedule.
Other important dates:
Last Cycling Class: Wednesday, December 17
Last Group Ex Classes: Classes will be held through noon on Friday, December 19
Equipment/Rooms: Racquetball/handball courts, pool, gym, free weight room, high tech room and CyBex room will remain open until mid-afternoon on Friday, Dec. 19
Lockers: Clean out lockers by closing time on December 19.
Wellmark YMCA tours: Tours of the new Wellmark Y will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Dec. 20-23 and 27-30.
Relive some of the stories through the tales of members, volunteers and staffers in this video.