News & Updates!
Healthy Kids Day
On Saturday, March 16th from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm the Y will celebrate Healthy Kids Day, our national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids. This event is FREE & Open to the public!
Don't forget NO JOINING FEES ALL DAY SATURDAY!
Looking for ways to awaken a child’s imagination and inspire healthy choices just in time for summer?Check out our HEALTHY KIDS DAY event designed to help kids get (and stay!) on a healthy development track. These ideas can also awaken the imaginations of parents, caretakers, and community members as we rally together for the Y’s single largest national event dedicated to youth.
SPECIAL THANK YOU TO PROUD PARTICIPANTS
Kiwanis Jump House
Hobart Fire Department
Merrillville Fire Department - Edith House
Kiwanis Germ Glow
Hobart Police Department Fingerprinting
Vile of Life
American Cancer Society
City of Hobart - Recycling
Hobart Tri Kappa Book Giveaway
St. Mary Medical Center
Accurate Hearing Aid Services
East Wind Acupuncture
Indiana State Police
Lake County Parks Bellaboos Child Play & Discovery Center
Early Learning Connections Geminus Child Care Resources & Referral
Purdue Extention Cooperative
Center for Possibilities
Chuck E Cheese
Lake County Humana
YMCA Developmental Preschool &
Spring Break - School is out - The Y is in!
Enjoy the summer camp experience a little earlier in the year with our Spring Break School-Aged Child Care program. Kids have the opportunity to find new talents, try new activities, gain independence and make lasting memories in a fun and supportive environment.
*Children should bring swimsuit, towel, gym shoes and a lunch when the program is at the YMCA.*
Already in enrolled in our Before /After School Care Program? Great. Just be sure to purchase segments and fill out your child's weekly schedule paperwork so we may prepare for your child.
Not enrolled in our Before / After School Care Program? That's ok! There is still time stop on in to our Y and complete the registration packet, pay the registration fee and purchase segments for your children.
Hobart Y Preschool Registration Open NOW!
Registration for 2019-2020 School Year Open NOW!
Looking for a GREAT preschool? The Y has you covered!
At the Y, we ensure that the preschoolers in our Developmental Preschool reach their full potential by helping them grow—physically, mentally and socially. A $60.00 non-refundable registration fee along with birth certificate and immunization records are requested at the time of registration.
The program supports youth development and includes many components in the child’s learning experiences that stimulate a young mind and influences a lifetime of learning ability. Children learn through a variety of fun academics, social and developmental activities such as learning centers, music, arts and crafts, Literacy Lending Library, computers, Pre-Fit, a creative movement program, character development, swim-time, gym time, field trips and parties. Spaces are LIMITED. Register NOW to ensure your child’s early education in this high quality program. The Y Developmental Preschool is a good place for a child to grow. For more information please contact Mrs. Sharon Tarry 219-942-2183 Ext. 14.
Youth Sports Spring Soccer
Spring Soccer Registration Is Going On NOW through March 17th!
Price: $36 Members / $72 Non-Members
Practices are once a week; practice day & time will be determined after registration is completed and volunteer coach schedules are in place by the Sports Department. Practices will begin the week of March 25th; 1st Game on Sat. April 6th & Last Game on Sat. May 18th, 2019.
Our Y Sports Programs emphasize sportsmanship, fair play and teamwork.
Volunteer Coaches Meeting 3/21/19
Safety Around the Water
WHAT IS SAFETY AROUND WATER?
This 1 week session course teaches kids water safety and basic swimming skills that help reduce the risk of drowning and builds confidence in and around water.
A typical session includes:
Ages: 5 - 12
Program Dates: Mon. Mar. 25 - 29th
Program Time: 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Member Fee: $15 per child
Non-Member Fee: $30 per child
Safety Around Water is open to anyone in the community who wants their children to learn how to be safe in and around water.
NEW Hobart YMCA Member Benefits
Get MORE with your Membership! Family & Household membership types beginning January 1, 2019 will include ....
THREE FREE QUEENAX GROUP EXERCISE CLASS SESSIONS - for those 16 & older on your Family or Household membership!
TWO FREE SWIM LESSON SESSIONS- for each member on your Family or Household membership! Swim Sessions are calendar months.
ONE FREE YOUTH SPORTS SEASON - of your choice for each child on your Family or Household membership! (ages restrictions still apply for youth sports)
Of course you also continue to have:
• Usage of the facility during all open hours in accordance with posted schedules
• Member pricing on all services and programs with advanced registration option
• Over 20 FREE Fitness & Aquatic Group Classes
• Access to a personal trainer who can prescribe a custom workout program
• FREE child watch during designated times while you are using the facility
• Low-cost school age childcare
• Ability to rent specific areas of our facility for private parties
• Nationwide Membership enables Y members to visit any participating YMCA in the United States
• Valid for active, full facility
• YMCA members
• Nationwide member visitors must use their home Y at least 50% of the time
• Program-only participants are not eligible for nationwide membership
• Membership program prices are available to members of the home participating Y
Not a Member?
There is no better time to join than now! At the Y, we have something for everyone. The Y offers a unique combination of programs that improve health, nurture youth, and connect you to the our community that you’ll only find at the Y. Programs include swim lessons for all ages, sports programing, free wellness & aquatic classes, before and after school care for School City of Hobart & River Forest School students (K-6th) & So.Much.More!
The Hobart Family YMCA is accessible to all people. To ensure that everyone has the opportunity to engage with the Y, we offer financial assistance to those in need. Click here for our financial assistance application.
A special offer for insured members covered under an
AARP Medicare Supplement
Insured in an AARP Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan?
This location is participating in a program available to Indiana residents who are insured members covered under an AARP® Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan insured by UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company (UnitedHealthcare).
For details, stop by the front desk.
Have additional questions? Call UnitedHealthcare at 1-888-887-5963.
These are additional services, apart from the AARP Medicare Supplement Plan benefits, are not insurance programs, are subject to geographic availability, and may be discontinued at any time.
Administered by Optum for UnitedHealthcare. None of these programs should be used for emergency or urgent care needs. In an emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. Participation is voluntary. The information provided through these services is for informational purposes only. Your health information is kept confidential in accordance with the law. None of these programs are a substitute for your doctor’s care. Nurses, wellness coaches, and other representatives from these programs cannot diagnose problems or recommend treatment. All decisions about medications, vision care, and health and wellness care are between you and your health care provider. Consult your physician before beginning an exercise program or making major changes in your diet or health care regimen. The YMCA or fitness center rates may vary by location.
These services are not an insurance program and may be discontinued at any time.
AARP endorses the AARP Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans, insured by UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company. UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company pays royalty fees to AARP for the use of its intellectual property. These fees are used for the general purposes of AARP. AARP and its affiliates are not insurers. AARP does not employ or endorse agents, brokers or producers.
AARP Medicare Supplement Plans are insured by UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company, Horsham, PA. Policy Form No. GRP 79171 GPS-1 (G-36000-4).
Not connected with or endorsed by the U.S. Government or the federal Medicare program.
In some states plans may be available to persons under age 65 who are eligible for Medicare by reason of disability or End-Stage Renal Disease.
This is a solicitation of insurance. A licensed insurance agent/producer may contact you.
THESE PLANS HAVE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS. FOR COSTS AND COMPLETE DETAILS (INCLUDING OUTLINES OF COVERAGE), CALL A LICENSED INSURANCE AGENT/PRODUCER AT THE TOLL-FREE NUMBER SHOWN.
© 2018 United HealthCare Services, Inc.
Facility Room Rentals
SWIMMING POOL: $100 / Hour (1 hour minimum) – includes up to 30 swimmers. Note: Pool Maximum 30 swimmers - Pool size: 60 ft. by 25 ft.
MULTIPURPOSE ROOM: $85 for the 1st hour, $25 each additional hour (Includes use of kitchen)
GYMNASIUM: $40 / Hour (2 hour minimum)
PARTY SPECIAL: You may rent the Y pool, gym, and meeting room for group parties by purchasing a rental package.
2 Hour Party Pack - $200
3 Hour Party Pack - $300
Party add-on options including, entertainment and inflatables are available at an additional cost. If interested, please speak to the Director when booking your party.
The Hobart YMCA requires a YMCA approved building supervisor for all rentals, the cost of which is included in rental fees. The Hobart Family YMCA may require a security guard for certain rentals that will be ordered & approved by the Director.
*Special rates for a set of periodic/multiple rentals must be approved by the Director.
For availability please contact, Debbie at 219-942-2183 Ext. 17 or by email at email@example.com
We are NOW accepting SilverSneakers!
SILVERSNEAKERS® NOW AVAILABLE AT
HOBART FAMILY YMCA
Hobart, IN (2/14/19) — Hobart Family YMCA, local non-profit organization, is partnering to provide complementary memberships to members of the nationally recognized SilverSneakers® program. Through this collaboration, the Hobart Family YMCA will now be offering older adults a way to increase their levels of physical activity while motivating them to remain active. SilverSneakers is the nation’s leading community fitness program designed exclusively for older adults.
SilverSneakers helps older adults take greater control of their health through a variety of fitness offerings that engages participants in more frequent strength training, aerobic, and flexibility exercise by providing access to a variety of venues and programming designed specifically for older adults. There are more than 14.5 million people eligible for the SilverSneakers benefit through the nation’s leading Medicare Advantage health plans, Medicare Supplement carriers and group retiree plans. For those members, the benefit is offered at no additional cost.
Hobart Family YMCA is located at 601 W. 40th Place, Hobart, IN. To learn more about its SilverSneakers offerings, call (219)-942-2183.
SilverSneakers, by Tivity Health, is the nation’s leading community fitness program for older Americans. The program was founded in 1992 and is available to more than 13 million Medicare beneficiaries through many Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Supplement carriers and group retiree plans. For more information, to check eligibility or enroll, go to silversneakers.com.
The YMCA is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay.
Click here for our financial assistance application