About the North Suburban YMCA:
The North Suburban YMCA, located in Northbrook, IL, about 30 minutes from Chicago, is a volunteer-led, non-profit community organization serving 12 communities of the North Shore area, including Buffalo Grove, Deerfield, Glencoe, Glenview, Highland Park, Highwood, Lincolnshire, Northbrook, Northfield, Riverwoods, Winnetka, and Wheeling. Membership to the North Suburban YMCA includes priority registration for all classes and programs; reduced fees for programs and classes; wide selection of free fitness classes and discounts on specialty classes; free Water Exercise classes; free in-house child watch “Kids Zone” for children ages 3 months – 9 years; and more. The North Suburan YMCA also hold monthly special events for members and families.
Where is the North Suburban YMCA Located:
The North Suburan YMCA is located at 2705 Techny Road (corner of Pfingsten and Techny) in Northbrook, IL. Their phone number is 847-272-7250. The North Suburan YMCA also has a Web site.
Hours of Operation at the North Suburban YMCA:
The North Suburban YMCA is open 5 a.m. - 10 p.m. Monday through Friday (pool/spa: 5:30 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.); 6 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturdays (pool/spa: 6 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.); and 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sundays (pool/spa: 8 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.) The North Suburban YMCA is closed on Easter, Memorial Day, Independance Day, Labor Day, and Christmas Day and has limited hours on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Eve. Classes are affected on Yom Kippur, Rosh Hashanah, and Halloween. View a complete list of the North Suburban YMCA's hours, including hours for its Kid Zone child care services.
Membership Informaton for the North Suburban YMCA:
Memberships start as little as $27 per month for kids, and also includes monthly memberships for adults, seniors, and more. View all of the North Suburban YMCA's membership rates. Membership benefits include priority registration for all classes and programs; reduced fees for programs and classes; free access to The X-Zone, interactive fitness gaming; wide selection of free fitness classes and discounts on specialty classes; free Water Exercise classes; free in-house child watch “Kids Zone” for children ages 3 months – 9 years while you use the Y's facilities; free Spa Area for all adult members including whirlpool, sauna, and steam room; advance racquetball reservations; free Family Nights; complimentary guest passes for you to share with visiting family and friends; membership priviledges at over 2000 YMCAs nationwide; and more. View the North Suburban's complete list of membership benefits.
Facilities at the North Suburban YMCA:
Facilities at the North Suburban YMCA include a double gymnasium; the X-Zone, interactive fitness gaming; 6-lane swimming pool with adult lap and family swim times; 3 racquetball courts; wellness center with a wide variety of fitness equipment; indoor running track; free weight room; men's, women's, and family locker rooms; mulitple studios for dance, martial arts, fitness, and more; spa facilities for adult members; and more.
Types of Events at the North Suburban YMCA:
The North Suburan YMCA holds several special events each month, including annual Mini Indoor Triathlons that are based on time rather than distance and inlcude swim, bike, and run using the Y's pool, cycle bikes, and treadmills and Family Fitness nights where you can bring your kids or grandkids to the Y for games and more. Good for kids ages 4 - 13. For a complete list of special events at the North Suburban YMCA, visit their Interactive Calendar. (Tip: Spend the day with the family at the 385-acre Chicago Botanic Garden and enjoy flowers, gardens, and outdoor picnics.
Types of Fitness Classes at the North Suburban YMCA:
The North Suburban YMCA has a host of fitness classes, including yoga, Pilates, Spin, Step, stregnth training, swimming, dance, and more. (Tip: Check out these Exercise Trends for 2012 from Equinox Fitness's popular fitness instructor Tonya Dugger, as well as these Top 10 Bodyweight Exercises for Fitness and Strength.
Kids' Programs and Camps at the North Suburban YMCA:
The North Suburban YMCA offers a host of kid program and camps, including a Kindergarten Club, family swim events, beginner Spanish, dance classes, baseball workshops, homework assistance, arts and crafts, drop-in child care in the Kid Zone, and summer and winter break camps for kids of all ages.
For More Information:
For more information on the North Suburban YMCA, you can visit their Web site or call 847-272-7250.