Daddy Daughter Dance
Saturday, February 11
6:00 – 8:00PM
Mt. Iron Community Center

Fathers, grandfathers and uncles are invited to spend a magical evening with their little princess!

  • Music by the Iron Range DJ’s
  • Snacks
  • Professional Photographs by Rhonda Available for Purchase
NEW THIS YEAR to the Daddy Daughter Dance! A FREE 5 x7 photo will be included in the price of registration for each couple!
Additional photos will be available to order through Photographs by Rhonda and will be available to pick up at the Y when they are ready.


Cost Per Couple:
Family Members $30
Adult/Youth Members $35
Non-Members $40
$10 for Each Additional Daughters


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

Family Book Bingo

YMCA families and friends are invited to gather for Book Bingo, healthy snacks and lots of fun! Play bingo and win BOOKS for all ages to enjoy. All ages welcome. No pre-registration required.

Thursday, January 19 | 6:00-7:30PM | $3/Person

Your Time Makes a Difference

Become a Mentor, Change Two Lives. At the core, Y mentoring programs ensure kids receive motivation, active engagement and healthy relationships that foster skills needed for successful living. Ask your Y how you can nurture the potential of young people in our community as a volunteer.

  • National Mentoring Month Open House – Monday, January 16 | 6:00-7:00PM

    Come visit with program staff, learn more about becoming a mentor, or enroll your family in this community program.

  • New Mentor Training & Orientation – Monday, January 16 | 7:00-8:30PM

    For those interested in connecting with youth in our community through mentorship.


If you are a parent thinking your child could benefit from the Mentor Mesabi program, or if you have questions please contact the YMCA Youth Services Coordinator at

Parent & Child Swim Lessons are now offered at the Y!

NEW TO THE Y! We will 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.




January 9-25, Mondays & Wednesdays


Level A- Ages 6 Months-1 Year – 10:30-11:15AM
Level B- Ages 2 Years-3 Years – 9:30-10:15AM


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.

NEW Kid Care Hours

We’ve expanded our Kid Care Hours to better serve you!


8:00AM – 1:00PM &
3:30 – 7:30PM


8:00AM – 1:00PM


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.

Martial Arts at the Y


Learn and Practice Beginning Martial Arts Skills of Physical and Mental Control, Flexibility and Balance. For ages 7 years and up.


Session Dates 

Spring March 21 – May 25


Belt Info

Beginner Class- Tues & Thurs. 6:15-7:15 MPR at the Y ( this class is for those who are new to martial arts)

Advanced Class- Tues. & Thurs. 7:15-8:15pm in the GYM at the Y



Family Members $60

Youth/Teen/Adult Members $80

Non-Members $120

Uniforms are not included in program fees.
martial arts

Here’s How to Register: Online, by phone at 749-8020 or in person at the Y Member Services Desk.

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: WINTER 16-17

GYM Schedule: WINTER II SESSION (January 16 – February 5)

GROUP FITNESS CLASS Schedule: WINTER II SESSION (January 16 – February 26)


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