University Hills - Schlessman Family YMCA | Denver YMCA
YMCA LOCATION ALERT: Holiday hours - Thanksgiving Day, 7 am - 12 pm. Black Friday, 7 am - 7 pm.

Schlessman Family YMCA

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Colorado Youth in Government
Register before Nov. 9 for the YMCA's Youth in Government!

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Swim Lessons at University Hills
Master the life-long sport of swimming through lessons at Schlessman

Swim Lessons

Nutrition program in Denver
Proteins, carbs & fats! Get answers about what you need!

Nutrition Solutions

Fitness classes such as yoga, pilates, spinning, etc.
Updated daily & weekly schedules for fitness & swim classes.

Fitness & Swim Schedules

Programs for kids in Denver
Fun programs like Gladiator Training, Play to Learn, Ballet & more!

Programs for Kids


Burn Before the Bird Fitness Challenge

Between November 1 - 22, take part and compete against other members in our latest mobile fitness challenge! Burn 4,500 calories before the big feast on Thanksgiving Day - that's the average number of calories consumed on turkey day.

Kids Day Out, Nov. 19-21

Give your kids a fun and fulfilling Thanksgiving Break at the Schlessman Y through Kids Day Out! Join us on November 19, 20 and 21 from 9 am - 12 pm for crafts, games and swimming!

*Ages 5-12. Registered Daily, $25/Day

Schlessman YMCA Town Hall Meeting: Nov. 26, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

Share Your Voice. Shape Our Future.

Join us for a conversation with community leaders and the new Denver YMCA CEO on shaping the Y of tomorrow. We need your voice, and we want to hear your concerns, insights, observations and ideas. Your input will inform our strategic direction, and ensure the Y is always here as an indispensable resource for generations to come. 

This is an opportunity to be heard, and to share your vision for a stronger community. Everyone is welcome. 

Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. in the Community Room at Schlessman Family YMCA, 3901 E. Yale Ave. 


Caregiver Yoga

Join us for this FREE class, offered on Saturdays at 1:45 - 2:25 pm, specifically designed to help the caregivers of special needs individuals. This is a great opportunity to reconnect with your own mind, body and spirit. To register or for more information, contact Joe McKnight

Fall Swim Lessons Now Meet 2x a Week

We are now offering group swim lessons twice a week for four weeks on Tuesdays/Thursdays! 

Annual Pool Closure

Our pools will be shut down for their annual maintenance at the end of the year.  

  • Family Pool: Dec. 16- 20 
  • Lap Pool: Dec. 26 - Jan. 3