Family time at the Y is about giving families as a unit, and as individuals, the opportunities to deepen relationships, develop new skills and interests, improve their health and well-being, and connect to the community.


Halloweekend – Oct 22-23

The Y has planned a whole weekend of fun, Halloween-themed activities for the whole family!

Friday, Oct 22 – Outdoor Halloween Party & Trunk or Treat

Put on your costume and join us at the Y’s Downtown Branch for a spooktacular night of Halloween games, music, dancing, and even a visit from Bwana Iguana and his reptiles!

6:30-8:00 PM
Downtown Branch
63 North Main Street, Attleboro
Free to all families in the community

Saturday, Oct 23 – Halloween Run & Costume Contest

What could be more fun than dashing along our camp trails in costume? We’ll host a series of races followed by a costume contest and other Halloween festivities!

10:30 AM – Diaper Dash – 3 years old and younger – 25 meters

10:45 AM – Field Race – 4-6 years old – 400 meters

11:00 AM – Trail Run – 7+ years – Finberg “mile”

11:15 AM – Trail Run – 16+ years – Finberg “mile”

Norton Outdoor Center
295 West Main Street, Norton
Pre-Registration Entry Fee: $5
Race-Day Registration Entry Fee: $10

> Register to run. 


Child Watch at the Y!

We are very excited to that Child Watch has resumed at the Downtown Branch for Family and Single-Parent Family Members!

The Child Watch program is located in our large child care classroom on the 2nd floor to offer increased play space and capacity.

Please note the following:

  • All children 3 and older must wear masks throughout their visit to the Y.
  • Child Watch is only available to Family or Single-Parent Family members of the Attleboro YMCA.

Fall Child Watch Schedule

MON   8:30-11:30 a.m. / 4:30-8:00 p.m.
TUE    8:30-11:30 a.m. / 4:30-8:00 p.m.
WED    8:30-11:30 a.m. / 4:30-8:00 p.m.
THU    8:30-11:30 a.m.  / 4:30-8:00 p.m.
FRI       8:30-11:30 a.m. / 4:00-7:00 p.m.
SAT      9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.


Family Swim

Family Swim is the perfect opportunity for families to be active and have fun together! While playing with family in the pool, children also gain swimming strength and learn about water safety.

Family Swim is free for Attleboro Norton YMCA Members. Non-Members must purchase a Day Pass ($18 per family or $12 per adult or $6 per youth) to attend family swim.

Please review our latest Health & Safety Guidelines before your visit. See our Family Swim Policies below.

Family Swim Schedule – Downtown Branch

MON 10:00-11:30 am / 6:30-7:30 pm
TUE  6:30-7:30 pm
WED 10:00-11:30 am / 6:30-7:30 pm
THU  6:30-7:30 pm
FRI 9:00-10:00 am / 4:00-7:30 pm
SUN 9:00-10:00 am

Family Swim Schedule – Norton Outdoor Center

MON-FRI    4:30-7:30 pm
SAT-SUN     12:00-6:00 pm (Changed to 1:00-6:00 pm on Saturday, August 14th.)

Family Swim Policies

  1. Parents are responsible for actively supervising their children at all times.
  2. All swimmers 12 & under must take a swim test.
  3. Children under 10 must be accompanied in the pool area or in the water by an adult. Any child under 10 who does not pass the swim
    test must be accompanied by an adult in the water & stay within arm’s reach in the shallow end.
  4. Instructional Equipment, including starting blocks, may not be used during Family Swim. Toys & noodles may be used at the lifeguard’s discretion depending on the number of patrons.
  5. Only YMCA bubbles and Coast Guard approved flotation devices are allowed. No inflatable devices, such as water wings, inner tubes, rafts, etc.

Birthday Parties

Invite your friends to splash, dance, and play with a fun, active party at the Y!

The Y has a variety of parties to keep all the kids on your invitation list happy! All parties are two hours, including a one-hour activity and one hour in our party room. The fee includes a party coordinator to run the activities and help out in the party room. Plus, the birthday boy or girl gets a special gift from the Y!

Parties are offered on Saturdays, 12-2 pm or 3-5 pm. All parties take place at the Pleasant Street Branch, 537 Pleasant Street, Attleboro.

Pool Party

All ages. Celebrate your next birthday with a great time of playing pool games and splashing around with friends! Games and relay races can be arranged or have free swim time. Depending on ages and swim ability, adults may need to be in the water with kids.

Location: Pleasant Street Branch

Dance Birthday Party

Ages 3-12. What’s your dream dance party? Choose from one of our favorite dance themes or create your own! All of our dance parties include party games, crafts and of course, dancing!

Location: Pleasant Street Branch

Sports Party

Ages 5-12. Have an active crew? Bring your friends to the Y’s gymnasium to play one of your favorite sports. Choose from basketball, floor hockey, or soccer. Then head into the party room for some birthday fun.

Location: Pleasant Street Branch

Party Reservation Information

Rental Fees: $200 Y Member / $250 Program Participant ($50 deposit due at registration to reserve your party.)
Please note that the above fees include 20 guests. You may add up to 10 guests for an additional $50 fee.

To make a reservation: Please contact Lizzy Gulino at egulino@attleboroymca.org with your party date and time request. Please return the Party Reservation Form with your $50 deposit to secure your reservation.