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YMCA Aquatics

The YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing has three YMCA indoor pool locations. 

Westside YMCA - West Lansing  (Also has splash pool and slide)

Oak Park YMCA - South Lansing 

Parkwood YMCA - East Lansing 

All locations have locker rooms and family locker rooms. 

YMCA Location Pool Schedules:

November Water Fitness Schedule

Association Water Fitness Schedule

November Pool Schedules: 

Oak Park YMCA 

Parkwood YMCA 

Westside YMCA 

December 1st - 23rd Pool Schedules: 

Oak Park YMCA 

Parkwood YMCA 

Westside YMCA 


Water Fitness

Available at all three pool locations

Water Fitness classes are FREE with a YMCA membership. Classes run monthly. Our classes are on a first come first serve basis and no reservation is required to attend. 

Class Descriptions:

Water Fitness: Great for all fitness levels. No swimming ability required. A 45-60 minute class with a combination of cardio and strength.  

Arthritis Aquatics:Water based classed designed to decrease inflammation and improve joint mobility with gentle strength and stretching exercises.

Please view our Water Fitness Schedule for classes, days and times.


Family Swim

Family Swim is available at all three YMCA locations. Please view times designated for family swim (marked purple on pool schedule)

Family Swim time do not require reservation. They are on a first come first serve basis.

*For YMCA members only


  • Lifeguards and families will work out the spacing and timing between the lap pool and the splash and play pool. 
  • The toys and slide will not be available until further notice. 
  • The catch pool (bottom of the slide will be open for play)

Pool Rules

  • An adult 18 and up must be present at all times.
  • Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult 18 and up at all times and shall remain in arms length.
  • Children 6 -12  must have the parent actively viewing them at all times. 
  • All children 13 and under will be swim tested.
  • Swim diapers are required for all children not potty trained.
  • Participants may bring their own Pool toys with the following exception, no noodles will be allowed. 


Lap Swimming

Lap Swimming:

Drop-In lap swim times are available for YMCA members. Please check the pool schedule for available times (marked in green on schedule)

No reservation required. These are on a first come first serve basis. Lap Lanes are for ages 13 and up (2 per lane). 


Proper Fitness Attire: 

Please click here for swimming attire guidelines