YMCA OF AUBURN-LEWISTON
Hours
YMCA at 62 Turner St. | Mon–Fri: 4:30 a.m.–9 p.m. | Sat–Sun: 7 a.m.–2 p.m.
The Y at CMMC | Mon-Wed: 5 a.m.–8 p.m. | Thur–Fri: 5 a.m.–7 p.m. | Sat–Sun: 7 a.m.–Noon.

News

YMCA announces 2016 Hall of Fame honorees

September 1, 2016

Four members of the Lewiston-Auburn community will be recognized at the YMCA’s second annual Hall of Fame celebration. They are Stephen B. Austin, Muriel Bureau, James Lawler and Pennell Woodard.Register for the 2016 Hall of Fame Celebration & Annual MeetingThe celebration is part of the Y’s annual meeting happening Dec. 8 at Martindale Country Club. The event is a celebration of the Y’s nearly 150 years serving the greater Androscoggin County communities. The… read more…

National Guard begins work at YMCA outdoor center

August 14, 2016

The Maine Army National Guard's 262nd Engineer Company (Horizontal) is moving forward with construction of a new parking lot at the YMCA's outdoor education center. Work began Aug. 2 on North River Road in Auburn. The Guard project is part of the ongoing development of the Y's 93-acre Outdoor Education & Learning Center.The labor and equipment for the project is provided through the Guard's Innovative Readiness Training Program. IRT projects provide mission-essential… read more…

Good Food Bus rolls into the YMCA

August 5, 2016

Fridays, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. YMCA/Great Falls PlazaWe're proud to announce our latest partnership with St. Mary's Nutrition Center's GOOD FOOD BUS to bring healthy local food to our members. The Good Food Bus is a mobile farmer's market that brings fresh produce, bread, and other staples to communities throughout Lewiston-Auburn and Southern Maine. Every Friday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., the bus will be located at the corner of Great Falls Plaza and Turner Street, across from… read more…

Pool Closure: Aug. 27 - Sept. 11

August 2, 2016

Please be aware that the Y pool will be closed Aug. 27 - Sept. 11 for routine annual maintenance.Every year, we conduct a major shutdown of our pool to make sure the structure is clean and safe. This includes draining the pool, a thorough cleaning and inspection, as well as allowing time for refilling and balancing chemicals.We plan to reopen the pool for regularly scheduled activities on Sept. 12. If you have any questions or concerns about the upcoming closure, please contact Linda Pepiton,… read more…

Color Me Rad comes to L-A

July 14, 2016

Color Me Rad 5kAugust 139 a.m. at Simard-Payne Memorial ParkRegistration is now open for Lewiston-Auburn's Color Me Rad 5k, in partnership with the YMCA. Runners who sign up with the promo code "YMCAMAINE" receive 10% off their registration, and an additional 15% will go back to the local YMCA. Visit www.colormerad.com/maine to join the fun!Volunteers NeededVolunteers are needed to help blast runners with color, sell merchandise, and manage packet pick-up. For every volunteer we recruit… read more…

Fitbit Challenge: Step to win!

July 7, 2016

FITBIT CHALLENGEWALK. RUN. MOVE! Step to win!WHEN: August 1–31COST: $10 per participantSIGN UP: Registration opens July 11 Call or visit the Welcome Center to get started! Please Note: You must own a Fitbit to participate.The Member with the most steps in the month of August will win 50% of the proceeds. The other 50% will go towards buying new software and equipment for the Y’s school age STEM curriculum and Digital Discovery Lab. Stay healthy, get… read more…

Rotary Breakfast Club makes landmark gift to YMCA

June 6, 2016

The Auburn-Lewiston Rotary Breakfast Club announces a gift of $5,500 toward development of the YMCA’s outdoor education center.The gift is the largest single project contribution in any given year in the history of the Rotary Breakfast Club's 25 years of community giving. The club, which celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, has distributed over $459,000 to local and international charitable organizations.The gift will be used for construction of an open-air pavilion and trail kiosk… read more…

Upcoming June Programs!

May 31, 2016

 We're starting summer off right with our upcoming June Programs!Beat the heat with our youth swim lessons or sweat it out with adult basketball. We also have a new Group Core class, programs for teens, free family bike sessions, and of course, our returning summer camps. SUMMER HOURSEffective May 31Monday-Friday, 4:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.Saturday-Sunday, 7:00… read more…

Free organized bike rides to prepare for the Dempsey Challenge!

May 24, 2016

GET OUT AND RIDE!WHEN: Sundays, 9am (May 22 - June 26)WHERE: Rides will meet at Bates Mill #5 parking lotThese rides are FREE! (Rain or shine!)Join us to prepare you and your family for the Dempsey Challenge or just get out in the fresh air to ride, through weekly FREE organized bike rides this summer in Lewiston/Auburn and surrounding areas.This group is for ANYONE looking to get a little more riding in, or for those who want to gain some experience and comfort on… read more…

Y receives $3,500 sponsorship from Mechanics Savings Bank

May 18, 2016

We are excited to announce that the Y has received a donation of $3,500 from our partners at Mechanics Savings Bank. The funds will go toward family and youth activities and our financial assistance program.Mechanics Savings Bank has been a leadership level donor to the Y for the last 10 years. Richard Roy, executive vice president and chief banking officer, presented the check to Y CEO Steve Wallace on May 3 at the bank’s new administrative campus on Minot Avenue in… read more…