Children and teens are always welcome at the Y.  Each day they take part in after school programs.
Y programs help health seekers of all ages stay active and have fun.
We use our expertise to provide provide support and promote positive change.

Looking for a great Christmas Gift?   How about the gift of Health?   YMCA Gift Certificates can be used towards membership, massages or  programs!   Come in and work out and get some shopping done all in one place!!  Check out our next class schedule in our winter/ spring program guide online!  Members and non-members can register online now for January classes.  Make sure to get a spot in your favorite class!

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Christmas Eve - The Y will close at 4 pm
Christmas Day -  YMCA Closed
New Year's Eve - The Y will close at 4 pm
New Year's Day - The YMCA will be open 10 am - 2 pm 

Interim CEO


Please welcome Lowell Nees, our Interim CEO who will be serving approximately 6 months until we recruit a new CEO. Lowell retired three years ago after serving 42 years in the YMCA, most recently in Miami County. He currently lives in Piqua, Ohio with his wife Jan. Lowell was born and raised in Lima and spent many hours in the Lima YMCA before moving to Columbus to attend Ohio State University.


Membership Reciprocity

My Y is every Y in Ohio

Another great reason to belong to the YMCA

The Y is for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  We want to make sure you continue to be involved with the Y wherever you may live, work or travel. With our focus on healthy living, we want you to stay active and keep moving!  Now we've made sure there is a Y wherever you are. So get out and explore Ohio, visit friends and relatives, and remember to take your Y card with you!  Now that you belong to the Lima Family YMCA, you belong to other YMCAs throughout Ohio, at no extra charge.

Bring your membership card and photo ID and enjoy free access to almost every Y in Ohio!

To find a Y in your area, visit ymca.net.


Bring a New Member. Take Home a New Gym Bag

November 1st - December 15th

There are lots of benefits to being a member of the YMCA, and we’ve added another: a gym bag!

Simply introduce a friend to the Y, and if they join as an individual or family before December 15th,  you’ll get this YMCA  free gift!  New adult members joining within this time will also get credit to use towards any wellness class!



Lima Family YMCA
345 S. Elizabeth St.
Lima, Ohio 45801

419 . 223 . 6045 ( p )
419 . 223 . 0771 ( f )

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Fall/Winter/Spring Hours
Labor Day - Memorial Day

  • Mon - Thu5 am - 10 pm
  • Friday5 am - 9 pm
  • Saturday6 am - 6 pm
  • Sunday12 pm - 5 pm

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