Y Martial Arts Program

Learn and practice beginning martial arts skills of physical and mental control, flexibility and balance. For ages 7 years & up.

WHITE BELT CLASS (for those new to martial arts): Tuesday & Thursday 6:15 – 7:15pm in the MPR

GOLD BELT & UP CLASSES: Tuesday & Thursday 6:15 – 7:15pm in the gym

Fall Session will run September 22 – December 10


Family Members $39

Adult & Youth Members $45

Non-Members $125

Download the Martial Arts PROGRAM FLYER for additional information.

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.




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.

Coming Soon – More Time to Enjoy the Y!

We know how much you LOVE the Y so we’re giving you more time to enjoy it!

Our fall/winter/spring hours will begin Tuesday, September 2.

Monday – Friday 5am – 10pm (pool opens at 5:30am)
Saturday 7am – 7pm
Sunday 11am – 6pm

Out of School Time Program

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

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The Y Out of School Time program is designed to provide children with a safe, enriching, dependable and affordable before and after school experience. We hope to instill in each child a sense of respect for themselves, others, and their surroundings. Positive interactions in both small and large groups are emphasized. The programs operate from 6:30am until the start of school and from after school until 5:30pm.


Parkview Learning Center – Virginia (After School Care only)

Marquette Catholic School – Virginia (After School Care 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 SEPTEMBER ATTENDANCE SCHEDULE and return it to the YMCA. Forms can be dropped off at our Member Services Desk, emailed to chagadorn@mesabiymca.org or faxed to 749-0921.

Annual Facility Slow Down

Annual Facility Slow Down Facility Closures

 POOL AREA: The pool area will be CLOSED Saturday, August 23 through Sunday, September 7.  If the pool area projects go as scheduled, it will be for use at 5:30am on Monday, September 8.

ENTIRE FACILITY: Our entire facility will be closed LABOR DAY WEEKEND Saturday, August 30 – Monday, September 1.

Any further projects & facility closings will be posted as soon as possible.

Thank you for your cooperation & understanding as we continue to make improvements to our Y.

Walk / Run For A Purpose Events

Saturday, October 11

Join us for this great family-friendly fitness event!  Featuring 10k & 5k Runs, 2 Mile Walk/Run and FREE Kids Fun Run!

Get family & friends to pledge money to give Iron Range children & families opportunities to learn, grow & thrive. Just $25 can allow a child to enroll in youth soccer. $50 purchases arts & crafts supplies for kids in our Out of School Time program. $100 teaches three children water safety & swimming skills in a session of youth swim lessons. Show you care about the health of our community by raising pledges. Details on the other side of this entry form.

Get a FREE entry in the event of your choice by raising $100 or more.

Registration is now open for all events!

Register online or download the registration forms here – 2014 EVENT ENTRY FORM and PLEDGE SHEET.

Fall Soccer 2014

August 25 – September 27     Open to kids entering grades K – 6    Registration going on NOW through August 20

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Family Members $25

Youth Members $32

Non-Members $50

Each player must have their own jersey.  They are available for purchase at the Y – $12 (youth size) and $15 (adult size).

VOLUNTEER COACHES NEEDED!  Volunteer coaches will receive a 50% program discount for a child to participate!  Sign up by contact Casey at 749-8020 ext 202 or chagadorn@mesabiymca.org.

FIRST PRACTICES for ALL players will be held on MONDAY, AUGUST 25 at the Y.  Practice times for this first day are as follows:

Grades K – 1 4:30pm   Grades 2 – 3 5:30pm   Grades 4-6 6:30pm

Current Schedules

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

Summer POOL Schedule

GYM Schedule


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!

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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!

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