Give the Gift of Healthy Living

We will be closed Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday.

We’ll be open 5am – 10pm on Friday so be sure to stop in for a workout and to take advantage of our great Black Friday deals on day passes, TRX classes, memberships and more!


Maintain, Don’t Gain

Mondays  6:00 – 7:00pm

December 1, 2014 – January 5, 2015

Worried holiday weight gain will weigh you down? Many Americans gain between 1 and 5 pounds each holiday season. While it might not sound like much, most people never manage to lose those extra pounds.

Throughout this 6-week program, we’ll talk about roadblocks than may arise during the holidays and how to work through them. Join us to help maintain your weight during the holiday season!

Topics will include: Swap Your Sweets, Remake Your Plate, Savvy Snacking, Avoid Diet Sabotage, Slim the Trimmings, New Year-New Attitude and Get Up, Get Out, Get Moving.


Members $20

Non-Members $50

Register online at, at our Member Services Desk or by phone 749-8020.

TRX Suspension Training

FREE “Try Before You Buy” classes being offered Fall Session II (Nov 3 – Dec 21). Class days & times available on the Fall Session II GROUP FITNESS CLASS schedule.



TRX classes offer a variety to your workout routine that will challenge you. It is modifiable for a wide range of fitness abilities. Consider TRX classes another tool in your toolbox to help you achieve your fitness goals!

Pre-registration required. Register online at or at our Member Services Desk for each class you’d like to attend.

You may register for classes up to one week in advance.

Non-Members must purchase a Y day pass ($8) to participate in TRX classes.

CLICK HERE to view more information about these classes and our upcoming Winter Session I fee structure.

Swim Lessons at the Y

Y Swim Lessons offer youth the opportunity to learn and practice new swimming skills and feel a sense of achievement from mastering something new that they can enjoy the rest of their lives.  Kids become more comfortable and secure around water, as they learn water safety and improve their swim skills.

Wondering what level your child should be in? View our SWIM LESSON LEVELS & SKILLS for a description of each.




Sessions are 6 classes / 3 weeks

Tuesday & Thursday

5:30 – 6:15pm or 6:30 – 7:15pm

Family Members $35

Youth Members $40

Non-Members $50

View our SWIM LESSONS PROGRAM FLYER for session dates and registration information.

Out of School Time Program

BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL CARE for kids in Grades K-6  

The Y Out of School Time program is designed to provide children with a safe, enriching, dependable and affordable before and after school experience. The programs operate from 6:30am until the start of school and from after school until 5:30pm.


Parkview Learning Center – Virginia (After School only)

Marquette Catholic School – Virginia (After School only)

Merritt Elementary – Mt Iron

Vaughan-Steffensrud Elementary – Chisholm

Convenient monthly, daily and auto billing options available! Find more information on our 2014-15 OUT OF SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM FLYER.

Want to get your child enrolled in our Out of School Time Program? Complete the OST PROGRAM REGISTRATION FORM and return it to the YMCA. Forms can be dropped off at our Member Services Desk, emailed to or faxed to 749-0921.

Current Schedules

View our Pool, Gym and Group Fitness Class schedules here.

POOL Schedule: September 8, 2014 – May 21, 2015 (REVISED November 3, 2014)

GYM Schedule: November 3 – December 21

GROUP FITNESS CLASS Schedule: November 3 – December 21 (view additional information about the NEW TRX CLASSES)

FREE 7-visit Trial Membership

Here’s your invitation to enjoy some fitness and fun at the Mesabi Family YMCA.

CLICK HERE to print the Free 7-visit Trial Membership ad and bring it to the Y to get started!

adult members

YMCA Fitness Class Pass

Non-members may attend unlimited select group fitness classes* for just $70 per program session.  No membership or additional day pass purchase required!  

*See our current group fitness class schedule for classes included in the Class Pass.

Class Passes can be purchased at our Member Services Desk.

Get up, get movin’ and come join the fun!

Unlimited Water Exercise – Members Only

This option allows members to attend any 8:35am and/or 1:05pm water exercise classes as their schedule permits.  Come to as many classes as you’d like Monday through Friday each week!

FEE: Members Only $39

Mesabi Family Y Swim Test Policy

Youth under the age of 12 must show proficiency in swimming ability to use the pool without an adult, parent or guardian.

  • The swim test may be taken repeatedly until passed.  An individual may only take the swim test once a day.
  • Y staff reserve the right to re-test any child at anytime when they feel it is necessary
  • If determined a youth non-swimmer by the swim test results the youth must have a responsible adult with them in the water at all times within arm’s reach (one adult per 2 children).  If adult cannot be in the water, the youth must wear a PFD and have an adult actively supervise them.
  • Upon checking in with their membership card, patrons with a pass rating will be issued a bracelet allowing them to swim without an adult guardian present in the water with them.  Youth under the age of 9 must have an adult guardian with them at all times while using the facility.

CLICK HERE to view a more detailed version of our Swim Test Policy.

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