Our Summer Hours begin this SATURDAY, MAY 27!


Monday – Friday: 5AM – 10PM

Saturday: 7AM – 3PM

Sunday: 10AM – 3PM



The Y will be CLOSED Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

American Red Cross Infant/Child CPR and First Aid

CERTIFICATION: Pediatric CPR & First Aid


DATE: Monday, June 12 | 6:00 – 9:00PM


FEE: $65 / 2 Year Certification


REGISTER: Online HERE, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y


In cooperation with the Mesabi Family YMCA, Small Parts Players and the Lyric Center for the Arts and the Mountain Iron-Buhl Community Education this theatre/dance intensive camp helps youth “turn up” the stars they are! Participants (ages 5-14) will have the option to focus on dance, theatre or a combination of the two. The summer will be filled with learning choreography, different forms of dance, stage presentation, costuming, mask-making, basic play production, vocalization techniques and SO MUCH MORE!

DATES: June 19 – 23 and June 26 – 30

TIMES: 9:00AM – 3:00PM

LOCATION: Merritt Elementary Auditorium

FEES: $160/Participant

REGISTRATION: Online at, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y!

Happy Bats Baseball

Happy Programs Baseball is a parent/child based class that teaches children ages 4-5 the fundamentals of baseball. This program will also help young children develop listening skills, practice following directions and how to get along with other children.


WHEN: June 6 -27 | Tuesdays 5:15 – 6:00PM


COST: Family Member $20 | Member $25 | Non-Member $35


Register ONLINE HERE, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y Member Services Desk today!

Summer Log Rolling


June 6 – July 18 | Tuesday 1:30 – 2:15PM | Held at Silver Lake Beach

COST: Family Member $40 | Adult/Youth Member $50 | Non-Member $60

REGISTER: Online HERE, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y Member Services Desk.

Junior Lifeguard Program

Our Junior Lifeguard Program is designed to build a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills for future lifeguards. Participants will learn lifesaving techniques and build on physical fitness during this course. Our objectives are to show the participants the values of mental and physical discipline and teach them to respect themselves, others, authority and the aquatic environment.

Summer Sessions: June 5 – 9 | June 26 – 30 | July 10 – 14
Monday – Friday from 8:00AM – 12:00PM

Cost: $100

Requirements: Open to youth 12-15 years of age, must be able to swim 100 yards continuous within 3 minutes, be able to tread water for 2 minutes and surface dive 7 feet underwater and touch the bottom with hands


Individuals can register for more than one session. For more details please view our Parent/Participant Handbook.

Registration now open for 2017 Summer Day Camp!

Register today for our 2017 Summer Day Camp at the Mesabi Family YMCA! Registration can be done online at, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y!


For more general information and enrollment form please click HERE.


Summer Soccer Camp: July 24 – 28

Parent & Child Swim Lessons

 We are now be offering parent/child swim lessons for children ages 6 months – 1 year and children ages 2 years – 3 years. An adult; parent, guardian, or caregiver is required to accompany each child in the water and participate in every class. In class infants and toddlers will learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence- building experiences all while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention and the importance of supervision.





A – Water Discovery  – Ages 6 Months-1 Year – 5:30 – 6:00PM
B – Water Exploration – Ages 2 – 3 Years – 6:00 – 6:30PM



Thursdays, 4:15 – 4:45PM (A) or 4:45 – 5:15PM (B)
June 1 -22

July 6-27

August 3-24


Family Member $40 | Youth Member $50 | Non-Member $60


REGISTER: Online, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y Member Services Desk.


For more information or help with questions please contact Chad, Aquatics Coordinator, at or 749-8020.

Requirements: Minimum age 6 months for children. A parent must accompany each child in the water.

20/20 Member Referral Program




Refer a friend who joins the Y and you BOTH reduce your membership rate by 20%! 


Stop by the Y Member Services Desk today for more information!


*Not valid on Youth, SilverSneakers, Staff, Annual or Open Door Memberships. Referred friend must be a new Mesabi YMCA Member; someone who has not had a membership within the last 6 months. If one of you cancels your membership the remaining member has 30 days to find another friend to retain the savings. Referred friend must bring in current member’s referral card when signing up.

Come to LIFE Afterschool!

Y Afterschool Program- Discovering Friends, Skills and Interests


The Mesabi Family YMCA’s Afterschool Program offers a safe place for children grades K-6 to be during the after school hours. Physical activity, healthy snacks, homework time, arts & crafts, swim days, outdoor exploration and more!


afterschool kids


For more information on hours of operation and rates visit our Afterschool Program Page today!

Glossy Print Recycling

In an effort to help raise money for the Y, we are accepting Glossy Print Recycling items!


What Can Be Recycled 

  • Magazines
  • Catalogs
  • Shiny newspapers inserts (Target, Kohl’s, etc.)
  • White paper (copy paper, etc.)

What is Unacceptable

  • Newspapers
  • Garbage
  • Brown paper bags or plastic bags
  • Wet material
  • Envelopes with plastic windows
  • Colored paper
  • Plastic
  • Phone books

Please drop your recyclables off at the YMCA Member Services Desk at any time!


Current Schedules

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

POOL Schedule: SUMMER 2017

GYM Schedule: SPRING II SESSION (April 17 – June 4)


Spring II Session GROUP CYCLING CLASS ROSTERS: Mon/Wed 5:15pm