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YMCA of North Central Ohio – Welcome to the Shelby Branch

111 W Smiley Ave, Shelby, OH 44875  |  419-347-1312  |  Email: See below

Quick find: Get information & hours for the following areas by clicking below.



There’s no place like the Y for building community and friendships!

Facility Hours Memorial Day-Labor Day

Monday - Thursday: 5 AM - 8 PM

Friday: 5 AM - 7 PM

Saturday: 7 AM - 3 PM

Sunday: CLOSED

Facility Hours Labor Day-Memorial Day

Monday - Thursday: 5 AM - 9 PM

Friday: 5 AM - 8 PM

Saturday: 7 AM - 3 PM

Sunday: CLOSED

Holiday Hours-See More Information Below

Facility Amenities

We’re proud to offer the following amenities at the Shelby location!

  • Fitness Center

  • Aquatic Center – 6 lane pool, 12’ deep end and diving board

  • Indoor Gymnasium

  • Outdoor complex – volleyball, full size basketball court, picnic tables, open to the community (members and non-members)

  • Aerobic Studio

  • Racquetball Courts

  • Child Watch

  • Sauna

  • Youth Center

  • Lactation Room

Looking to rent our facilities for an after-hours event or birthday party? Click below to see rental options.

Stay informed with our Mobile App!

Stay up-to-date with alerts for canceled classes, facility and pool closures, and when registration opens for programs and events.


The mobile app also provides you with class schedules, fitness goals, challenges, member specials, and much more. 

Click the button below to download. 



Multiple activities are often scheduled in our pool at the same time. Click below to see the most updated pool schedule.

Hours for Adult Lap/Adult Open Swim

Monday & Wednesday: 5:30 AM - 10 AM, 12 PM - 1 PM

Tuesday & Thursday: 5:30 AM - 7:30 AM, 8:30 AM - 10 AM

Friday: 5:30 AM - 10 AM, 12 PM - 1 PM

Hours for Open Swim

Monday: 10 AM - 11 AM,  1 PM - 6 PM

Tuesday: 11 AM - 6 PM, 6 PM - 7:30 PM (Shallow)

Wednesday: 10 AM - 11 AM,  1 PM - 6 PM

Thursday: 11 AM - 6 PM, 6 PM - 7:30 PM (Shallow)

Friday: 10 AM - 12 PM, 1 PM - 6:45 PM

Saturday: 7 AM - 2:45 PM

From water aerobics to boot camp to yoga, click the button below to see our fitness class schedule, FREE to all Y members!



Our gymnasium is used for pickleball, volleyball, basketball, and more. Find open gym hours by viewing the most updated gym schedule below.

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Child watch is provided to YMCA members for ages

6 months-9 years old during the following hours.


Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - Noon

Monday - Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Friday 8:00 AM - Noon

$2.00 for 1 child 
$1.00 for each additional child 
*Free for full-pay Household Memberships

*60-minute limit per day. 

*Only 10 children are allowed at one time. 

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  • Are meals provided?
    Yes. Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided. We do not allow outside food unless there is a medical reason.
  • Does Child Care ever close? What about weather?
    Our sites close based on the YMCA closure schedule and two professional development days each year. and the ProCare app will alert you of all closures.
  • What does the Step Up To Quality star rating mean?
    Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) is a five-star quality rating and improvement system administered by the Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. SUTQ recognizes and promotes learning and development programs that meet quality program standards that exceed preschool licensing and school age child care licensing health and safety regulations. Step Up To Quality program standards are based on national research identifying standards which lead to improved outcomes for children.
  • Are the Child Care providers certified?
    Yes, all employees have a thorough background check, CPR, first aid, communicable disease training, child abuse training, and many more continuing education courses.
  • Is there a discount if we have two children in your program?
  • Is there a curriculum?
    Yes, our staff gets planning time similar to a school system. Each classroom has lesson plans each day to enhance social, emotional, and educational learning.
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