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.

Our Fall Program Guide is now available at the Y or online - schedules are to the back.   It is not too late to get into our Fall Classes!   Y-members and non-members can register online now!  Register early to ensure your spot!

New President / CEO


The Lima YMCA is pleased to welcome our new CEO Jared Lehman; he began his duties on July 7th.  Jared is a lifelong resident of Allen County and a graduate of Bluffton University where he earned his B.A. in Social Work and M.A. in Organizational Management. Since 2008, he has served as the Executive Director of Otterbein Cridersville Senior Lifestyle Community, where he recently raised funds, constructed, and opened a $1 million Life Enrichment Center complete with an exercise area and a warm water therapy pool.


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.


Commitment to Health: Diabetes Prevention Program

We are pleased to announce that the Lima Family YMCA was selected as one of only six sites in Ohio to provide the YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program (YDPP). This new offering will deepen our commitment to healthy lifestyles and the prevention of chronic disease.


Y Swimming: A Lifetime of Healthy Play

The Lima Family YMCA offers a variety of aquatic activities: swim lessons for all ages; family swim; competitive swimming; aqua aerobics; water polo and many kinds of adaptive swim programs. Last year, 910 individuals participated in swim lessons, adaptive aquatics and our Splash program.



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

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

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Summer Hours
Memorial Day - Labor Day

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

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