• ARC Lifeguard Certification

    The Y is offering an American Red Cross Pool Lifeguard Certification class November 28 – December 12. For more information, click here. We will also offer an ARC Pool Lifeguard Re-Certification class during the same period. For more information, click here. To … Continued

  • Bold Broadcasting, WELJ 104.7 Unveils Its Mobile Studio on November 17

        East Hampton, New York … BOLD Broadcasting’s 104.7 WELJ (“The East End’s Easy Favorites” / “East End’s Holiday Station”) plans to unveil its new mobile studio at the YMCA East Hampton RECenter on the front lawn on Friday, … Continued

  • Holiday Break Camp

    With so many demands on today’s families, parents need all the support they can get. That’s why child care at the Y is about more than looking after kids. It’s about nurturing their development by providing a safe place to … Continued

  • Thursday Afternoon Preteen & Teen Program – Southampton

    NEW this year! We bring our preteen & teen program to Southampton on Thursday afternoon!

  • STEAM Saturdays

    Join us on Saturdays for fun, educational activities designed to inspire creative thinking and self-expression!

  • Friday Night Preteen & Teen Program Transportation

    Transportation from Southampton, Bridgehampton, and Sag Harbor is now available for our Friday Night Preteen & Teen Program!

  • Fitness Schedule Change 10/18-10/19

    Fitness schedule changes for October 18 and October 19.

  • Welcoming week

    Take a look back on all the fun the YMCA East Hampton RECenter had during our Welcome week where anyone is welcome to the YMCA regardless of your background. all are welcome. Special thanks to Leah Oppenheimer and all her … Continued

  • Car Wash Fundraiser

    Get your car cleaned for a good cause this Saturday, September 23!

  • Kindness Works 3k

    Rise Above Social Issues Foundation’s mission is to address challenging social issues in the lives of young people, such as bullying and discrimination. By enhancing literacy and encouraging self-confidence and knowledge through age-accessible, non-threatening reading materials such as specially created, … Continued

  • Welcoming Week 2017

    Welcoming Week celebrates the growing movement of inclusive communities that fully embrace New Americans and their contributions to the social fabric of our country. Created by YMCA of the USA’s national partner Welcoming America, Welcoming Week brings together immigrants and … Continued

  • Farewell Summer Camp 2017 & Hello Summer Camp 2018

    Dear Current & Prospective Camp Families, Farewell Summer Camp 2017 – Where did the time go? With today being our last day of Summer Camp 2017, we wanted to thank all of Unit Heads, Specialist, Sr. Counselors, Jr. Counselors and LIT’s … Continued

  • East Hampton Open Golf Outing

    Join us for The Inaugural East Hampton Open Golf Tournament on September 13, 2017 at the Maidstone Club in East Hampton Click HERE for more info and to register!  


    Session 9 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  We had so much fun celebrating Water Week!  Wednesday was field trip day.  Kiddie Camp saw a puppet show presented by A Couple of Puppets.  Groups 3, 4, 5, 6, … Continued


    Session 8 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated Blast from the Past!  Wednesday we had a full camp beach day at Alberts.  Friday Performing Arts Camp presented their annual Variety Show. Click the links … Continued

  • Dinner & Movie Summer Movie Series

    Please join us Every Friday for the rest of the summer for our outdoor movie night!


    Session 7 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated Mixed Up!  We saw lots of silly socks, crazy hair and mismatched outfits!  Friday we celebrated Carnival Day!  Tony the Pony and the Barnyard Buddies came … Continued

  • Movie Nigh -August 18- Addams Family Values

    Join us Friday August 18th for a FREE outdoor showing of The Addames Family Values Friday: August 18: ADDAMS FAMILY VALUES Dir. Barry Sonnenfeld  (1993) Rated PG-13 | 94 min 7:45pm A comical Gothic horror-movie-type family tries to rescue their beloved … Continued

  • Movie Night-Jumanji

    FRIDAY, AUGUST 11 7:00PM-8:30PM YMCA EAST HAMPTON RECENTER   Come join us before our outdoor movie for free food themed to the movie and fun! Open to the public. Sponsored by United Healthcare and the East Hampton Chamber of Commerce. … Continued


    Session 6 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated Going Green for the Environment.  Campers went green and learned about recycling and renewable energy.  Wednesday Kiddie Camp and Groups 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 … Continued

  • Dinner & a Movie

    Join us Friday 8/4 for another dinner & movie night with food from Sabrosa and an outdoor screen of Little shop of Horror!  

  • Riverhead Cardboard Boat Race

    Join us in Riverhead for the 9th annual Cardboard boat race!


    Session 5 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated Happy Camper Book Fair!  This week campers dressed up as Harry Potter Characters, their favorite Disney Characters and Pirates and Princesses.  Friday we had a Pajama … Continued

  • An Evening of Enchantment

      Join the Ellen Hermanson Foundation for an evening of enchantment. for more info, please contact Glenn Vickers at for details  


    SESSION 4 RECAP & SESSION 5 REMINDERS: SUMMER CAMP AT THE YMCA EAST HAMPTON RECENTER Session 4 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated Olympics Week!  Campers enjoyed field day on Wednesday and the Color … Continued


    The YMCA is proud to partner with HeartBeet  Farms to bring Nutrition Education and  organically-grown produce to all of our  families and children across Long Island.


    Session 3 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated International Week!  Performing Arts Camp put on our annual International Concert and we celebrated all of our campers backgrounds, nationalities and heritages with a Pot Luck … Continued

  • Mid-Summer BBQ

    Join us for  some summer fun with a mid-summer BBQ! After the BBQ, join us for s free movie- Life Animated! This coming of age story is about a boy and his family who overcame great challenges by turning Disney … Continued


    Session 2 Recap: Thank you for another great week of camp!  This week we celebrated Super Hero Week!  All of our camp groups went to the beach on Wednesday and we had so much fun!  Click on the link below to see some great shots … Continued

  • Y On The East End: Someone to Look Up to at the Y.M.C.A.

    Dennis “DJ” Johnson East Hampton #YMCALI  After the accident in 2010 that deprived him of the use of his legs, two of his upper thoracic vertebrae having been fractured, Dennis Johnson, who loved just about all sports as a youth, … Continued

  • We Swim For You! – UPDATED 7/5/17

    UPDATED 7/5/17 - The swim will now take place at HAVENS BEACH in Sag Harbor. All other information remains unchanged.

  • Session 1 Recap: Summer Camp at the YMCA East Hampton RECenter

    Session 1 Recap: Thank you for a great first week of camp!  We celebrated several different holidays to get us back in the camp spirit. (Halloween, ST Patricks Day, Valentines Day and 4th of July) During STEM this week we … Continued

  • Session 1: Summer Camp at YMCA East Hampton RECenter

    All Camp Reminders: Camper drop off is 8:45am -9:15am at East Hampton Hampton 2 Long Lane, East Hampton NY. Swim days are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Please  bring your bathing suit, towel, cap and goggles on those days. Friday is our … Continued

  • Drone & S.T.E.M. Camp

    Take to the sky this summer with our Drone & S.T.E.M. Camp. Your child will learn the basics and master drone aviation and compete in daily individual/team course challenges. We also include our S.T.E.M. curriculum (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) … Continued

  • My Y Week: Charity Cycle Winner

    Congratulations to Sandy O. for winning our My Y Week Charity Cycle. 100% of funds from this raffle support our Annual Campaign providing scholarships to local adults, youth and families. More about our YMCA Annual Campaign    


    Here is a list of Certification & Recertification classes at the YMCA East Hampton RECenter  

  • D&B Celebration & Auction

    Click to find out about our Diamonds & Burlap celebration and auction! Support our online auction this year.

  • Sizzling Summer Deals!

    Beat the heat this summer with these amazing membership options!

  • Free Summer Screenings in East Hampton

    The Hamptons International Film Festival is proud to partner with the YMCA East Hampton RECenter to present Summer Cinema: a FREE film series for the community. Weather permitting and with the support of Clifford Ross and Nicolette Donen, HIFF and the YMCA … Continued

  • Active Older Adults Day!

    Fitness and Swim Classes, Health Screenings, Information Fair, Social Hour & MORE!

  • Master Chen’s Tai-Chi Performance & Workshop

    Join Master Chen for a Free performance  followed by a workshop!  

  • Summer Cinema!

    Join us for a family fun summer event!

  • Parkinson’s Support Group

    Come together to discuss your experiences, challenges, and successes in a supportive environment.

  • Macy’s Fashion Pass

      Macy’s and the YMCA team up to help families in our community

  • Fighting Chance Partnership

    Fighting Chance and YMCA East Hampton RECenter Forge Partnership for More Programs Supporting East End Cancer Patients   The leaders of the YMCA East Hampton RECenter and Fighting Chance, the Sag Harbor-based free cancer counseling center, today announced that they … Continued

  • Ladies Night Out

  • My Y Week

    What is “My Y Week?” My Y Week is a chance to celebrate what makes our Y special: our members, our staff, and the impact we have on both individuals and the community! In addition, many of events during and … Continued

  • Blast From the Past Workout Class!

    SATURDAY MAY 27th, 2017 9:30PM-10:20PM $10 Register Before May 19th $15 Late Registration May 19th   Let’s Get Physical! Come join us for a Jane Fonda inspired workout! Go back to a time with leotard workout clothes, sweat bands and … Continued


    Special thank you to our volunteers Frank Codispoti and Steve Koven-Augustin from Prudential for helping us get ready for our Aquatic Center Grand Re Opening Thursday, May 18th 3pm!  


      Join us for our Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta! Build your boat from only corrugated cardboard and duct tape, decorate it, and hope it survives the race. Two people per boat and all boats must be man- powered (no motors!) … Continued

  • 90s night

    THURSDAY MAY 25th , 2017 6:00PM-7:00PM   $10 Register before May 24th $15 Late Registration – After May 24th It’s time to Party like its 1999! Bringing it back to a time when pop music hit it big, Beanie Babies … Continued

  • East Hampton Spring Fair

    For the first time in over 300 years, the Village of East Hampton will have a street fair! Join us on Saturday, May 20 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at which local artists, shopkeepers and over 30 non-profits – … Continued

  • 80s Night

    It’s time to break out the neon spandex and channel your inner Jane Fonda. The YMCA is bringing it back to the 80s, for a TOTALLY TUBULAR Aerobics Party. So bring your 80s attire and party to the decade of … Continued

  • Block Party!

    Come join the YMCA for a day of family fun as the weather starts to get ready for summer!

  • YMCA S.T.E.A.M Programs

      EVERY SATURDAY! (APRIL 1 – JUNE 17) Youth are engaged in STEM activities that nurture curiosity, inspire creativity and teach them how to succeed. YOUTH WILL: Learn how to approach and solve a problem Develop critical-thinking skills Get comfortable trying … Continued


    Learn to paint, write, draw, or act! These programs offer a creative outlet that kids crave and require for a balanced life. EVERY SATURDAY! SESSION 1-April  1, 8, 15, 22 SESSION 2-May   6, 13, 20, 27 SESSION 3-June  3, 10, 17   … Continued


    Click HERE to learn more! SOCCER, BASKETBALL AND VOLLEYBALL 1:00pm-2:00pm-Character and Education Development 2:00pm-3:00pm-Strength, Speed, Endurance, and Agility Training (Indoor/Outdoor/Aquatics) 3:00pm-4:00pm-Sports Training & Game Play   SPRING SESSION SATURDAYS- AGES 9 – 16 SESSION1 – April 1,8,15,22 SESSION 2– May … Continued


    Our YMCA Sports Skills & Drills Development Program helps kids become not only better players, but better people as well. It’s a progressive program, with multiple age-specific levels. Every child gets professional instruction to learn, lead and succeed. We encourage … Continued

  • Kids Learn All about Nutrition

    Check out the youth at the YMCA East Hampton RECenter at one of their nutrition workshops. Kids learned the importance of healthy food choices as well as learn to make healthy alternatives for salads!  

  • Sabrorsa Mexican Grill Supports The YMCA

    The YMCA East Hampton RECenter was given the honor of Charity of the Month in December by Sabrosa Mexican Grill in Water Mill. Special thank to Sabrosa and their staff  for such a great opportunity  

  • YMCA Best of Broadway – Wicked On Broadway

    Come Join us as we take another trip into broadway and see Wicked! Fun for the whole family. Come see another show with us like never before! 10:30am East Hampton- YMCA East Hampton RECenter.. 11:30am Riverhead- Riverhead Farmers Market (Old … Continued


    In partnership with New York Life,The YMCA Sports clinics are here to help youth develop confidence and skills in particular sports through warm-ups, defense and offense drills, and scrimmages while allowing youth to make friends and have fun with others. … Continued

  • Lazyman/ Ironman Biathlon

    Come Join us and find your inner strength !

  • Parking Lot Safety

  • Saturday Night Madness

    Looking for a place to drop the kids off for 2 hours of fun and entertainment? Then look no further. The YMCA and their Saturday Night Madness Staff will give the kids plenty to do with a number of activities. … Continued


    Please join us for our first ever YMCA East Hampton RECenter Lock-In. Hosting a slumber party for Grades 5-9. Take the night off and leave the kids with us! Click HERE to register.  

  • Let’s Work Together

    Let's work together to help you live better!

  • Annual Report 2015

    Check out our Annual Report 2015 to learn about our impact in the community!

  • International Heritage Fair

    Come Join the YMCA East Hampton RECenter at John Marshall Elementary School as we celebrate many heritages throughout the world. We are delighted to have representation from the following Countries: USA Ecuador Mexico Czech Republic Greece Germany Italy Colombia Guatemala Argentina … Continued

  • Best of Broadway!

    Please join us for this special event and experience the best of Broadway! Click HERE for more information.

  • Annual Campaign 2016 – YMCA East Hampton RECenter

    2016 Annual Campaign – YMCA East Hampton RECenter WHEN YOU HELP, YOU CHANGE LIVES. Message Of Hope – End Of Year Challenge – Harvey Horowitz, YMCA East Hampton RECenter Board Present (December 2016) Mission Moment: Sidney Silverman’s Story Mission Monument: … Continued

  • Skating for Scholarships

    Our friends from Buckskill Winter Club are opening their doors to support local youth, families and seniors. Show your YMCA Membership card and 10% of your admission for OPEN SKATE will support YMCA Summer camps a& School to swim Scholarship Funds.  

  • School Break Holiday Camp

    Come check out the YMCA East Hampton RECenter Holiday Camp. Bring your children to a fun and safe environment while school is out!

  • Swimming Coach Taking Four to States

    Come check out as Four of our own head to a State Swim Meet. Learn more by clicking HERE


    Get a behind the scenes peek on how PRECOR benefited not only the YMCA but the community as well. You can view our success story at :

  • Get A Member This November!

    FOR EACH NEW MEMBER YOU RECRUIT, YOU WILL GET ONE MONTH FREE AND THE NEW MEMBER PAYS $0 JOINER FEE   Call 1-855-2YMCALI or visit our member services desk today for more information!   * Terms & Conditions: New Registrations/Full … Continued

  • Stay Connected

    Stay connected!

  • After School Camp

    With so many demands on today’s families, parents need all the support they can get. That’s why child care at the Y is about more than looking after kids. It’s about nurturing their development by providing a safe place to … Continued

  • YMCA East Hampton RECenter’s Fall Festival

    Come Join us for a day of family fun! The YMCA East Hampton RECenter will have its fall festival every Saturday in October & November from 9:30-1:00pm. Come join activities such as Arts & Crafts, Moon Bounce, an Obstacle course … Continued

  • Dan’s Papers- Best of the Best

    The YMCA East Hampton RECenter has been nominated for Best Health Club/Gym for Dans Best of the Best 2016!  We need your help to spread our cause.Please click HERE to help show your support for the YMCA!You can vote every day … Continued

  • Alive on 25!

    Yesterday the YMCA took part in “Alive on 25″ in Riverhead to help support our Annual Campaign. Climbers of all ages participated in our rockwall and had fun trying to see who climbed the highest. Overall, everyone had fun and … Continued

  • Boiler Maintenance Complete

    Boiler Maintenance Complete

  • Leaders & Lemonade Stands (week 1)

    Our Blue & Pink teams of the Leaders & Lemonade will be at Gurneys Montauk tomorrow August 2oth from 9AM-5PM. They will be raising money to help support the YMCA Scholarship program and help give back to their community. Come … Continued

  • Camp Week 10

    SUMMER DOESN’T HAVE TO END! Don’t let the end of summer be a bummer! Register your child for Week 10 of camp and let them continue building friendships and memories that will last a lifetime. SPACES ARE LIMITED – register … Continued

  • Alive on 25

    The YMCA East Hampton RECenter was part of Riverhead’s “Alive on 25” event to help raise money for the Leaders & Lemonade. The Event was filled with food, live music and fun things to do with the family. The YMCA … Continued

  • Leaders & Lemonade- Week 7

    This week was the big week! The Leaders presented their business plans on how they would like to build their lemonade stand. We had many special guests last night give final tips for the leaders before they presented. Our guests included: … Continued

  • Leaders & Lemonade- Week 6

    Next week, The Leaders present their business plans in a “Shark Tank” style  to win funds for their teams. So this week the leaders met with  Deb and Donald from Sweet tauk as they receive final tips on how to … Continued

  • Leaders & Lemonade Week 5

    This week, our leaders learned how important it is to be passionate about what they want to do in their lives and how rewarding it can be when you help a community and others in need. We had Kim & … Continued

  • Jolyn Trunk Show

    Come join the show hosted by the YMCA East Hampton Hurricanes swim team!

  • Summer Health Enhancement Schedule

    Please see our flyer for our updated summer Health Enhancement class schedule.

  • Leader & Lemonade- Week 4

    Wow! It’s been 4 weeks since our leaders started preparing for their lemonade stands. They’ve many community and business leaders to help them prepare to succeed. This week we had Karen Golden esq. from Egan & Golden LLP joined us … Continued

  • Leader & Lemonade- Week 3

    Having an eye for detail was the topic of this week. Our leaders learned how important it is to pay attention to detail to be successful. Thanks to Michael Nenner, the General Manager of Gurney’s, we were able to have … Continued

  • Leaders & Lemonade- Week 2

    Location, Location, Location! This week our Leaders learned the importance of location when building their lemonade stands. They also learned the importance of advertising and how important it is to spread the word for their cause. We had special guests Catherine Casey,Executive … Continued

  • Leader & Lemonade- Week 1

    This week our Leader met with Karen Golden esq. from Egan & Golden LLP. and our very own Youth & Family Director Sondra Vecchio as they both gave incredible advice and life lessons that will help them succeed as they … Continued

  • Swim-a-thon

    The HLA and the YMCA East Hampton RECenter are hosting a swim-a-thon to raise money to complete the installation of the new UV filtration system!


    Jaki Jackson first stepped into the role of yoga instructor in a Springs backyard in 1966. A friend decided to take one of the first yoga classes to be offered in East Hampton at Guild Hall, but missed the first … Continued

  • Spring 2016 Events & Closings

    See what's coming up in April and May this year!

  • Youth Swim- East Hampton Swim Program

    The Y has been the premier destination for aquatics since 1885. With a variety of programs to choose from, we encourage you and your family to get involved in water activities. It’s never too early to start. We begin our … Continued

  • Adult Instruction- East Hampton Swim Program

    MASTERS SWIM TRAINING This is a coached training sessions for swimmers 18 and older. Our schedule offers many options: Contact Norma Bushman at for further details or questions. OPEN  WATER SWIM TRAINING Open Water Swim Training is ideal for those looking to … Continued

  • Y On The East End: Promotions and New Hires

    Promotions: Norma Bushman, Aquatic Director Roseann Orlando, Director of Membership Sales and Engagement Sondra Vecchio, Youth & Family Director Tasha Villacis, Co-Camp Director and Summer Camp Kiddie Camp Unit Head Dennis Johnson, Summer Camp Sports Camp Unit Head New Hires: … Continued

  • Summer Membership

    Join Starting May10th to save this summer Summer membership valid through 9/5/16 Student Membership only $100 Individual Membership only $175 Family Summer Membershiponly $250

  • Summer camp at the YMCA East Hampton RECenter

    YMCA Summer Day Camp offers children positive developmental experiences and encourages them to forge bonds with each other and with staff, building confidence through skill-building activities suited to their age. Children experience a sense of achievement through opportunities in the … Continued

  • Leaders & Lemonade

    It’s that time of year again for high school students to start applying for summer jobs. It’s knowing where to go and learning the set of skills that will get you there.   Click HERE for more info!

  • New Strength & Cardio Wellness Center by Precor

    Our Wellness Center will be closed May 16 – May 19 for renovations and will reopen Friday, May 20. Our pool will still be open during this time. Please join us for our official Re-Grand Opening Event Saturday, May 28th … Continued

  • Transportation- East Hampton Summer Camp

    We are happy to offer service to the following areas for our 2016 Camp Season: • Montauk • Sag Harbor • Southampton If you do not see your town listed, please ask and we will try to accommodate you. Transportation … Continued

  • Performing Arts Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Performing Arts Camp – Jr -Completed Grades Kindergarten-3rd by June 2016 Performing Arts Camp – Sr- Completed Grades 4th-8th by June 2016 Be a star in our Performing Arts Program! Campers of all levels will learn and experience various aspects … Continued

  • Strength, Speed & Stamina Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Strength, Speed & Stamina Camp- Completed Grades 3rd-8th Campers will learn about fitness, improve speed, improve overall sports performance, and increase self esteem. Campers will take part in different drills and team building games that are designed to make them … Continued

  • Soccer Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Soccer Camp- Completed Grades 3rd-8th by June 2016 Camp Directors: Sondra Vecchio and Tasha Villacis (631)329-6884 Ext. 21 Y Soccer camp offers campers a chance to build skills in a fun environment where the focus is on sportsmanship, … Continued

  • Basketball Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Basketball Camp- Completed Grades 3rd-8th by June 2016 Y Basketball Camp offers campers an exciting, action-packed environment to improve basketball skills and learn more about the game. Campers of all levels will receive high-quality instruction through fun drills and games. … Continued

  • Sports Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Sports Camp-Completed Grades kindergarten-8th by June 2016 Sports Camp is the perfect environment for the “athletically enthusiastic” child. We provide a fun atmosphere for children while ensuring the focus is not on winning, but on having fun through sportsmanship, teamwork, … Continued

  • Teen Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Teen Camp- Completed Grades 6th-8th by June 2016 Teen Camp is a great choice for the “too cool for camp” crowd. Teens experience the feeling of freedom while being well supervised by trusted & mature staff. It’s a great opportunity … Continued

  • Too Cool For Camp- East Hampton Summer Camp

    Too Cool For Camp- Completed Grades 3rd-5th by June 2016 Too Cool For Camp is our exciting day camp program geared towards youth and tweens that want total outdoor fun yet feel they are too old for camp! Ready for … Continued

  • Y On The East End: Eyes of a Hurricane: A Day in the Life of the East End’s Best Young Swimmers

    In Sag Harbor Express #ForABetterUs There is a moment before practice when the East End’s best young swimmers float, sink or just rest in silence as their daily grinds and the pressures involved with being a teenager quietly slip away. … Continued

  • Youth Camp – East Hampton Summer Camp

    Youth Camp- Completed Grades Pre-k-2nd by June 2016 Our Youth Camp is the place for a summer full of fun, healthy and safe outdoor and indoor activities. Your child will develop new friendships, experience independence, and acquire new skills by … Continued

  • Kiddie Camp-East Hampton Summer Camp

    Kiddie Camp Ages 3-5 Introduce your child to our YMCA Summer Camp with unique experiences that enhance both physical and emotional growth. Your child will enjoy many activities, including swim lessons, arts & crafts, kid fitness, dance, science, outdoor play, … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Gurney’s/YMCA Easter Egg Hunt

  • Y On The East End: Who’s Cooking: Sandra Vorpahl

    Sandra “Sandy” Vorpahl In Newsday #ForABetterUs  Sandra Vorpahl worked for 32 years at East Hampton High School before retiring. She now works part-time at the YMCA East Hampton Rec Center. She lives in East Hampton with her daughter and two … Continued

  • SUFFOLK Career Development Program Helps Teach Teens How To Apply STEM to real-world jobs

        A new career development program, part of a partnership between the YMCA East Hampton RECenter and local interior design, manufacturing and installation company California Closets, is showing young students how to put STEM knowledge to work in the real … Continued

  • Y On The East End- RALPH R.

    RALPH R. EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I come here to the Y because I belong to Silver Sneakers. I like my trainer because she has helped me with my bad back. I have made a … Continued

  • Y On The East End- M.J. ARCHERY

    M.J. ARCHERY SPRINGS #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “The Y offers many opportunities for healthier activities and the yoga class was what what pulled me in to use the Y. The class speaks to your body, soul and … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Camille Downey

    CAMILLE DOWNEY. MONTAUK #ForABetterUs -HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I am with the Coast Guard out in Montauk. For my job, you have to be healthy and fit to get the job done correctly. I heard about the YMCA from … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Kate C.

    KATE C. HAMPTON BAYS #ForABetterUs -YOUTH DEVELOPMENT WHY THE Y? “Seeing kids live their dreams and learning to swim makes each day a great one for me While working at the Y as a lifeguard, I have learned that no … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Mitch Mayer

    MITCH MAYER. SOUTHAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I was a lifeguard for 45 years. I get a rush from swimming. I feel peaceful and happy when I am in the pool. It is like a Zen exercise … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Casey C.

    CASEY C. SAG HARBOR #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I am a lifeguard here at the YMCA It’s great to see a lot of good things and watch people improve their swimming technique. I’ve watch our swim teams … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Judy M.

    JUDY M. EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “My doctor recommended me to start swimming to improve my health, and it worked! I like coming here and I’ve met some wonderful people. I feel welcomed and feel … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Matt Ruggiero

    MATT RUGGIERO EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “Before it was a YMCA, I worked at the Rec Center. I like coming to the YMCA for strength training and conditioning I also use the pool for my … Continued

  • Y On The East End- Richard Horwich

    RICHARD HORWICH EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I’ve tried other gyms in area, but there’s something about the YMCA. I like their equipment and the people there. I feel like I can use the gym anytime … Continued

  • Y On The East End- TERRI B.

    TERRI B. EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I’ve been going to the Y for their Arthritis water classes for about four years. I have met so many people I am very grateful for all the friends … Continued

  • Y On The East End- ROY G.

    ROY G. EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I’ve been swimming at the YMCA since it opened fifteen years ago. Before that, I used to swim out in Montauk. Their pool is very clean and well maintained. … Continued

  • Y In The East End- John Coughlan

    JOHN COUGHLAN EAST HAMPTON #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I love to swim. I’ve been coming to the YMCA since they opened over sixteen years ago. When I am swimming, I feel content with all the things in … Continued

  • Y In The East End- Kevin Mott

    KEVIN MOTT SAG HARBOR #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I came to the Y because I heard they have a great lap pool close to where I live. I joined the Y to get in the best possible … Continued

  • Y In The East End- Robert Vacca

    ROBERT VACCA SAG HARBOR #ForABetterUs – HEALTHY LIVING WHY THE Y? “I’ve been coming to the Y for five years now. It is a very laid back and comfortable place to be. It has something for everyone, offering different programs … Continued

  • Y On The East End- William Taylor

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  • Y In The East End- Donna McCue

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