The Great Egg Hunt

The Great Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Y at Duck Creek. 

There will be free, fun activities from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


It's Memorial Day weekend and we know many of you are planning a picnic or will be outside at some point. (We hope the rain stays away!) Take your time on the roads, use all safety precautions around the grill. And, if you're bringing your dog along, here are some reminders about their safety, most notably keep them away from table scraps and out of earshot of fireworks.

18 hours 45 min ago.

The pools at the YMCA are open this weekend. Yay! We love summertime! But one thing to remember if you’re under 16 years of age. In order to swim at the Y’s pools, you must complete a swim test administered by a Y lifeguard. All swimmers who pass the test will receive a wristband to wear each time they come to the pool. Swimmers are required to take the test just once but can re-test any time. Duck Creek's Caitlin Gagnon, who was a lifeguard for 5 years and a swim coach for 4 years, likes the wristband system. "Swim tests are a great way for us to keep your kid safe. By having zones for each level of swimming ability, kids have a safe place to improve their swimming skills without getting out of their depth. Lifeguards help enforce the zones that each wristband can swim in, but it's important for parents and guardians to talk with their children about pool safety, too." There are three different levels/colors of wristbands for children. Green signifies a child can go anywhere in the pool; yellow signifies the swimmer may go only in shallow water and red wristbands signify non-swimmers who must have in-water supervision at the pool. The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati’s guidelines and tests for swim wristbands can be found here: http://myy.org/swimming-water-safety-and-guidelines#swimming_wristbands

1 day 15 hours ago.

Our 5/3 Lunchtime Fitness crew is working hard today! They're almost halfway into their 4-week program. We will check back in with them on their final day to see how much progress they've made on their fitness journey.

2 days 13 hours ago.

The Twins in the Gym took a trip to Richard E. Lindner YMCA to demonstrate how to do a swim band test! Even though Duck Creek doesn't have a pool, we want all of our members to be safe in the pool as they start their summers this Memorial Day Weekend. All YMCA of Greater Cincinnati pools require that children under 16 take a swim band test before swimming. For more information on swim band testing, visit http://www.myy.org/swimming-water-safety-and-guidelines#swimming_wristbands.

3 days 6 hours ago.

Reminder: The Y at Duck Creek will be closed on Memorial Day. Feel free to visit our branches with outdoor pools, like nearby Blue Ash YMCA and Richard E. Lindner YMCA!

4 days 15 hours ago.

So this happened yesterday! Camp will be here in just a few weeks. Are your kids enrolled yet? Only a few spots remaining for full-time camps.

6 days 20 hours ago.

A big shoutout to our very own Miss Brenda! She won the Ohio High School Athletic Association state award as the dedicated face of Purcell Marian. Presented by Kenny Pope, her son-in-law. Way to go Brenda!

1 week 2 days ago.

Tomorrow is Fitbit's Annual Goal Day! If you are trying to reach your step goal tomorrow, our Rebounding class is right for you. Participants can get up to 7000 steps in an hour! Class is at 10am. We have 9 spaces available, so come early to claim a rebounder!

1 week 2 days ago.

Reminder: We could be really busy today at Duck Creek since our sister branch in Blue Ash is closed for camp training. Come early to class and be helpful to all the faces looking a bit lost on where to go. :)

2 weeks 1 day ago.

Now is a great time to join!

2 weeks 2 days ago.

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 7 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Kid's Club Hours
Monday and Tuesday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Family Locker Rooms
  • Fitness Center

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