Northwest family YMCA

8040 River Road ~ Baldwinsville, NY 13027 ~ P:(315) 303.5966

Program Guide: Winter & Spring

MARCH 19-24 / Mon-Fri 9am-12:30pm & 4-8pm / Sat 10am-1pm.

Join your furriest friends at our Paws for Books Book Fair! Find purr-fect books and have a dog-gone good time as you shop to support our Primetime department. All proceeds are used to purchase toys, crafts, games and supplies for our kids.


When weather turns nasty, please call 315-303-5966 and listen to our greeting for updates on class/program and swim lessons. Our greeting will be revised frequently as we monitor conditions.


DAY CAMPS (grades K-8)

PROGRAM CAMPS (Preschool - Grade 8)

  • Art, Babysitting, Dance, Special Interests,
    STEM & Sports

Get silly and shake it up with us this summer!

Hours of Operation

All activities cease at times listed below. Locker rooms close 15 minutes later, at which time Members must exit the facility.

Monday-Friday5:30am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm

Prime Time Care

Family Members can use the Prime Time Care Center for
2.5 hours/day for children ages 6wks to 7yrs.
Parents must
stay inside the YMCA building while their children are signed
into Prime Time.

Monday-Friday8:45am - 12:30pm
3:45pm - 8:30pm
8:30am - 1:00pm

Holiday Schedules

Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day
& Christmas Day

Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
New Year's Eve
New Year's Day

5:30am - 11:00am
8:00am - Noon
8:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm


GUEST POLICY We are currently experiencing heavy facility usage. To ensure our members enjoy the best experience possible with priority for classes and equipment, guests are not allowed at this time. We appreciate your understanding.


  • FACILITY TOURS We are happy to show prospective members around and answer questions about our facility and membership options. *Last tour of evening is 30 minutes prior to closing.
  • MEMBERSHIP Information on our membership rates
    or explore our Membership For All program, designed so that everyone can belong, regardless of their financial situation.
  • ORIENTATIONS Schedule your FREE Fitness Orientation online! Click HERE to get started and learn about our cardio and weight machines with one of our seasoned Health & Wellness staff members.
JOB OPPORTUNITIES The YMCA of Greater Syracuse is always looking for talented, enthusiastic people with a passion for strengthening the community by helping others. CLICK for current job openings at the Northwest Family YMCA.

Our Mission

The mission of the YMCA of Greater Syracuse is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.