What's Happening at the Y?


Ashtabula YMCA featured in the Star Beacon

Community Life
"The biggest challenge the YMCA faces today is funding.As a non-profit organization, we budget to break even and needless to say,2020 did not meet expectations for us financially. Much of what we offer is donor funded or donor subsidized —Livestrong for cancer survivors, aquatics programming like boating education and water safety, support groups and the financial assistance we provide to ensur
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Power Boat

Spirit of America - Youth Boating Program

Youth Development
Registration is now open for the Spirit of America Youth Boating Program this June. This program includes earning your nationally recognized boating certificate, and hands on training time on all kinds of vessels. The classes will be held at the Y, Lakeshore Park, Kister Marina, Ashtabula Yacht Club, and Ashtabula Harbor.
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Youth Martial Arts

Youth and Adult Martial Arts is Back

Healthy Living
Martial Arts classes are back at the Y!  Local Black Belt Frank Verdi is teaching youth and adult classes on Wednesday evenings.  Youth class (ages 7 to 13) runs from 6 to 7:30pm, and adult class (14 and older) runs from 7:30 to 9pm.  Classes run in four week sessions, with the cost per session either $18 for Y members or $40 for participants.  The next session starts on February 3, 2021. 
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Virtual YMCA


YMCA members can access the Robert S Morrison Virtual YMCA. New videos and live streams are added regularly. All you need is the barcode number from your membership card or phone app to get started.

Give to the Y


When you give to the Y, you are funding life-changing programs that help children, adults and families in Ashtabula County to learn, grow and thrive.