Upcoming Programs

Now Hiring!


The YMCA of Sumter often searches for quality employees to continue our mission. If you’re interested in joining the YMCA staff, download the employment application and deliver to the YMCA of Sumter front desk. The YMCA of Sumter is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. Download Employment Application

Now Accepting Applications For:

Tumbling Instructor


Personal Trainer

Aqua Zumba Instructor

Daytime Zumba Instructor 

Daytime Certified Barre/Pilates instructor

Please download and complete your application. You may scan and e-mail your completed application to the person indicated in the individual job posting or drop off at the member service desk.

Turkey Trot


Join us Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017

Be thankful for all of life’s blessings…especially your health! Start Thanksgiving off the right way with the Sumter Family YMCA’s Turkey Trot 5k Run/Walk. Bring your family, your friends and even your pets as we celebrate health and wellness.

Race Day Registration begins at 8 am.

Race begins at 9 am

Gobbler Dash: Free, Ages 4- 9

Prize to all participants, Awards to overall top three finishers

Turkey Trot: Certified course, finish line & chip timers by Strictly Running, *T-shirts, & more!

Register by Nov. 21:

18+:  $20

17 & Under: $15

Late Registration: Nov. 22-23:

18+:  $30

17 & Under: $25

Special Prizes & Awards:

Craziest Hat, Ugliest Shoes, Most Decorative Water Bottle, Oldest and Youngest finisher, First Dog and First Stroller across finish line, Person that traveled the farthest, Stan DuBose Award for Oldest Finisher

*T-shirts only guaranteed to first 500 early registrants.

Online Registration available now through November 22.

Download 2017 Registration Form and Flier

Course Map

Volunteers are needed to make this event a success. Please follow the link HERE to register. Type the word “volunteer” in the Search box. For more information, contact Denise Lewis at 803- 773-1404

Youth Basketball League

Learning teamwork and building athletic skills in any sport can help your child develop who they will become years down the road. What fun it is for them to obtain these goals while playing their favorite sport of basketball! Your child will work out with other players to develop their knowledge of teamwork, discipline and the basic fundamentals needed to be successful in this game and in life. They will have the opportunity to reunite with old friends while making some new friends.


Church League Basketball

Ages: 5 – 15, boys and girls
Cost: $50/members $75/potential members

Registration: closed for 2017-2018

Coaches: Volunteer applications are available HERE and at the member service desk.

Game Schedules: 

5-6 year olds

7-8 year old boys

7-9 year old girls

9-10 year old boys

10+ year old girls

11-12 year old boys

13+ year old boys – will be posted soon

Follow My Lead

This dance program will help children ages 4 -15 learn the basics of dance. Participants will spend the first half of class learning technique and combinations, and the second half practicing routines. The dance styles will include hip-hop, Jazz, Zumba, African and tap. The YMCA will host recitals to showcase their talents.

Registration opens: Sept. 18

Program months: November – April
Days: Mon. – Fri. 3:30 – 4:30 pm (Beginners), 4:30 – 5:30 pm (Intermediate), Sat. 10:00 – 11:30 am (Tiny Boppers)
Cost: Beginner and Intermediate $40/month for members $60/month for potential members

Tiny Boppers: $12/month for members and $18/month for potential members
Scholarships are available. Visit the member service desk for more information.

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Kid’s Night Out

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Take advantage of our KNO program and enjoy an evening while your kids are having the time of their lives at the YMCA. This program offers safe, affordable care for your child, ages 6 weeks to 13 years old. It is a fun, safe way for your child to meet friends, participate in games and activities designed to promote social interaction and cooperation! We will provide dinner, lots of fun and a movie to wind down the night.

Time: 6:00pm – 11:00pm

Cost: Members/$15.00 per child
Potential Members/$25.00 per child

Participants must be registered no later than 6pm the Thursday prior to each KNO in order to receive the advertised price. A $10 late registration fee will be added from then on.

Kid’s Night Out Fall 2017 Flyer

Kid’s Night Out Registration Form