• Join Waynesboro Y Executive Director Jeff Fife on a virtual tour of the 35,000 square-foot facility! From a happy smiling face at the front desk to a look at some of the best strength-training equipment in the Valley and 4,000 square feet of group fitness space ... from two full-sized gyms with pickleball and basketball to competitive swimming, aqua fitness and more ... come inside the Y to see what we have to offer to help you reach your fitness goals.


  • Y Magazine

    YMCA swimmer excelling in pageant world

    - Waynesboro YMCA swimmer Jakiah White is a rising star in the pageant world, coming off a third-runner-up finish at the East Coast USA pageant in Parsipanny, N.J., last month.
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    Y welcomes new aquatics director

    - Jennifer Ford is at home in and around a pool. The Ottawa native has a new home at the Waynesboro YMCA.
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    Not too early to get ready for the Y Turkey Trot

    - The annual Waynesboro YMCA Turkey Trot, held every Thanksgiving morning, seems so far off, but then again, maybe not.
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    Y announces Bill Nicholson as new director of competitive swimming

    - The Waynesboro YMCA has hired Bill Nicholson to serve as the director of competitive swimming.
  • YMCA News

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    Waynesboro SMAC stars making waves in college pools

    - SMAC currently has eight swimmers competing in college, four at a Division I swimming program, two at a Division II school and two at a Division III school. 

    Y raising money for new pool steps

    - Update: Tuesday, Sept. 19 We're down to approximately $600 to reach our $2,500 goal. Help get us past the finish line!

    SMAC swimmers win events at state long course championships

    - Three swimmers from the SMAC swim team at the Waynesboro YMCA won events at the 2017 Virginia Long Course Summer Awards Meet held July 14-16.
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    Teen volunteer program

    - Did you know that Y Childcare has a Teen Volunteer Program?
  • Upcoming Events

    Sept. 23: Back2School Pool Party

    - Come celebrate back to school with us from noon to 4:00 pm. Special games, prizes, music, and a whole lot of fun! This is one event you don’t want to miss.

    Oct. 21: Annual Halloween Festival

    - Our Annual Halloween Festival will be Saturday, October 21 from 7-9pm. Arm bands will go on sale Monday, October 16 at the front desk. The cost is $5 for childcare participants and $7 for general public.

    Nov. 10: Float Night at the Y

    - Bring the whole family and enjoy your favorite float or come play with our toys and noodles from 6 pm to 8 pm.

    Dec. 9: Breakfast with Santa

    - Breakfast with Santa will be Saturday, December 9 from 8-10am for ages infant-10 years. Tickets are on sale November 13-24. No tickets will be sold after the 24th. We will only sell 115 tickets. Get yours before they are sold out.
  • Job Openings

    • Calling all lifeguards or lifeguard wannabes! 

      Are you an adult or a homeschooler looking for part time work? The Waynesboro YMCA is currently seeking 3 responsible individuals to act as head guard in the mornings and mid day lifeguards up to 25 hours a week. Come join an organization commited to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Not a lifeguard yet, but want to be?  Contact Jenn Ford about getting certified 540-943-9622 ext. 206 or YMCAAquatics@lumos.net.

    • Childcare is now hiring lead teachers for afterschool

      Must be 18 years of age or older and have 1000 hours programmatic experience. Pay starts at $8.25 per hour and is based on experience. CPR/First Aid certification is preferred, but we will provide training. Applications can be picked up at the front desk at anytime. Please request a childcare application. For more information, contact Rebecca Patton, Childcare Director at rapatton@ntelos.net.

  • Quick Hits

    • YSL v6 instructor course

      The YMCA is offering a YSL v6 instructor course here at the Waynesboro YMCA. Registration is now open at the following link: https://lcdc.yexchange.org/s/c02w70q.

    • Walk to School Week: Oct. 2-6

      Berkeley Glenn School will be using the YMCA's back lot every morning from 7:30-8:00.  No thru traffic or parking will be allowed during those times in the lower, back lot.

    • Pool Kayaking at the Y!

      We will be offering white water kayak open pool sessions free for members and $5/person on Sundays beginning Nov. 5th from 4pm - 6pm. 

  • Give the gift of fitness! Gift cards may be purchased any time in $25 increments and used for any service the Y offers... membership, swim lessons, youth sports programming, personal training, childcare, SMAC, and more.

    Gift cards are available by phone or in person.

    Stop by the front desk or call (540) 943-9622 to purchase.