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On a kayak trip when 50 mph winds kicked in, I wondered if we might be in trouble, I thought about your class-how it's possible to keep going even if it hurts. Now I know I'm strong enough to keep going if I focus...
Melanie Winklosky, Strength Train Together fitness class participant
The Ipswich Y Early Learning Center provides my daughter with an educational experience like no other. My 4 year old has a stronger sense of self. The curriculum feeds her natural curiosity!
Christine M, ELC Parent
Thank you Coach Mat for another fantastic program. My son accomplished what he set out to do, run his first 5k! I saw him becoming more and more confident. You always go above and beyond and I truly appreciate it!
Parent: Saucony Walk Run Race Together participant
I love my Y because...the coaches are very caring and the YMCA gives the whole wide world joy and good times.
Jayda Deady - "I Love My Y" contest winner and intramural participant
I Lost 15lbs in 12 weeks! The support Sarah has given us either in person or via text has been the motivation I needed.
Sherry Freeburn - Healthy Weight Loss Program Participant
We try to keep everything moving. The goal is to have fun and to maintain independence in our daily activities.
Gail Perry Borden, specially-trained Parkinson’s fitness professional
This program helped Josiah so much, his teacher noticed a significant improvement when he went back to school in the fall. We are so blessed to have had this opportunity.
Joyann Chandler, Mother, Summer Literacy Program Participant
Living in Y housing gave us the ability to raise our children in a safe place where neighbors are like family. We saved enough to buy our own home.
Annie Sholemson, Resident, Powderhouse Village

News & Events


Friday, January 18, 2019 at 9 AM – 10 AM An introduction to free weights and machines for members interested in incorporating strength training into their fitness routine. Free for members. Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 11:30 AM – 1:30...


JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL WORKSHOP Tuesday, January 29th, 6-7PM Presented by CARE DIMENSIONS Hospice | Palliative Care | Support Services Care Dimensions will be at the Sterling Y to give a presentation on "Living Well: Making Every Moment Count"...


Join us for our Y Education Celebration recognizing impact in our community! Wednesday, February 6th 5:30 pm Welcome 6:00 pm Dinner, Program and Recognitions $40 per ticket. All proceeds benefit YMCA education scholarships. Tickets Here are the outstanding educators who...