The Battle Creek YMCA is your #1 local source for swimming, pool and aquatics activities. We have two indoor pools that are open year-round for your enjoyment: a full-size 25-yard pool and a separate therapy pool. Each locker-room and shower area provides direct access to the pools April & May 2017, for your safety and convenience. (Facilities)
or view our interactive calendar below.
Please view our pool rules here.
Lifeguard Classes are starting soon. View the flyer here for more information.
Sign up now for swim lessons! It's a great way to get comfortable in the water and develop your skills. Lessons cover the basics of floating, stroke technique, water safety and boat safety. All ages are welcome: 6 months to adults!
Click here for 2017 Swim Lessons Registration Form
Dates for the upcoming swim lessons for 2017 are:
January 9th - February 18th
February 20th - April 1st
April 10th - May 20th
June 3rd- June 24th (Saturday lessons only)
Begin to Swim- June 12th -16th
July 10th – August 8th
August 7th – September 2nd
September 11th – October 21st
October 23rd – December 9th
The 25 yard pool is kept at 82 degrees and the therapy pool is 91 degrees. There are always lifeguards on duty when the pool is open. In addition to individual lap swimming, we also offer:
▪ Swimming Lessons for Many Age Groups
▪ Water Aerobics Classes
▪ Lifeguard Classes
▪ Family Swim Times
▪ Therapeutic Swim
▪ Pre-Natal Fitness in the Therapy Pool
▪ Deep Water Swim
▪ And much more!
We also offer outdoor swimming events, such as the annual Goguac Lake Swim and triathlons. You can also rent our pool areas for parties and special swimming events. To learn more about our many aquatics activities, call our Aquatics Manager at the YMCA at (269) 963-9622, ext. 126. If you're interested in booking a party, please call 269-963-9622 ext. 125