Press Release: FORE THE KIDS Golf Tournament provides opportunities for others.

August e-blast can be found here with important dates, information on our annual pool closing for maintenance and repairs - including location that the Y has arranged for our members during the pool area closure.

Press Release: Kris Humphries visiting the Y on July 21st.

NBA player, Kris Humphries, visiting the Rochester Area Family YMCA on Friday with the Kris Humphries Foundation Basketball Clinic.  Click to view more information.

Hot tub will be closed Tuesday mornings for maintenance.

July 10th, 2017.  Hot tub will be closed Tuesday morning for maintenance.  We will be draining the hot tub every Tuesday morning and refilling.  Please inquire with the Welcome Center at 507-287-2260 when the hot tub is back open on Tuesdays.  The anticipated time frame of this being closed is 3 hours.  


Special note from our Leaders In Training Summer Camp Team

This summer, our middle school day camp group (Leaders in Training), are working on becoming servant leaders to our community.  Servant leadership means: we are doing lots of projects to help better Rochester!  This team has a few projects they would like to complete but need your help. 

 Click to read the note our middle school team created.


Rochesterfest Family Fun Night Winner!   Click here to see if you are a winner.

June/July e-blast can be found here with important dates, upcoming programs and registration info.  This includes an update on recent repairs made with the water softener, hot tub and mens steam room.

June Membership News 

May e-blast can be found here with important dates, story about one of our Y Members who went through the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program and important info for our members.

April e-blast can be found here with important dates, Summer Camp news and important messages for our Y members.

April 14th, 2017  Positive future continues for the Y as operational changes are made to better serve the Rochester community.

April 14th, 2017  Photo ID policy starting May 1st

April 14th, 2017  I.Am.The.Y.  Pasquale Presa

April 13th, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE:   MORE THAN A GYM. Members of the Rochester Area Family YMCA work together to clean up the city.

March 9th, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE:  The Y. So much more. You are invited to the Y's Annual Meeting on Tuesday, March 21st.  Learn more about the Y's Annual Meeting at this link:  2017 Annual Meeting

January 28th - New insurance information for existing members with the following insurance programs: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming, Fargo Public Schools, Regency Managed Properties, Sanford Health Plan, Sioux Falls School District, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, PreferredOne, HealthPartners and Medica.  Click here for more info.

January 15th - Winners from the Y's Community Open House event.  Check to see if you are a winner!

December 28th, 2016 - PRESS RELEASE:  The Rochester Area Family YMCA Board of Director appoints Mike Lavin as the Interim Executive Director.

December e-newsletter - Links to the Y's Mannequin challenge, Winter Program Guide and December events

December 8th, 2016 - PRESS RELEASE:  The Rochester Area Family YMCA welcomes new Youth and Family Coordinator; Cassandra Linkenmeyer

December 8th, 2016 - Press Release: Rochester Area Family YMCA receives $100,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Trust

March 31st, 2016 - Press release from the Y's Annual Meeeting

Dec. 11th, 2014 - KIMT  First LIVESTRONG group at the Rochester Area Family YMCA graduates

Dec. 11th, 2014 - KTTC  9 cancer survivors graduate from LIVESTRONG at the YMCA

Dec. 2nd, 2015 - KIMT  Local cancer survivors graduate from the LIVESTRONGprogram

Dec. 2nd, 2015 - KTTC Cancer survivors graduates from LIVESTRONG, shares her story