We focus our work in three key areas, because nurturing the potential of kids, helping people live healthier, and supporting our neighbors are fundamental to strengthening communities.

Bethlehem Branch





Image 1: Bethlehem Branch Building, Image 2: Wellness Center, Image 3: Cycling Room, Image 4: Fitness Room, Image 5: Child Watch Room, Image 6: Playground

Located on the north side of Bethlehem, The Bethlehem Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA offers a full-size, heated swimming pool, various fitness classes, personal training, multiple childcare options, community programming, and more.  At the Bethlehem Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA, you will find programs and activities for people of all ages, fitness levels, backgrounds, and more.

Click here for information on reservations.


Membership and Benefits


To join the Bethlehem Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA, stop into our branch, or give us a call at 610-867-7588.  The Bethlehem Branch Membership is reciprocal and accepted at all Greater Valley Branch locations. 



To view member benefits, click here.


Spring 2023 Saxton Gym Schedule

Spring 2023 Auxillary Gym Schedule

Family Wellness

Family Wellness times are back at the Bethlehem Branch!

Bring the family to work out in our Wellness Center and Weight room. Kids must be supervised while in the wellness center or weight room by the parent/guardian during the allotted time.


Family Wellness Schedule:

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays:4:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays:  9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. 


Free Family Swim Time for Members



We're excited to offer FREE FAMILY SWIM TIME to all members.  Family swim time slots will be filled by reservation on a first come, first served basis in line with CDC capacity guidelines.  Call your local Branch today to learn more and reserve your time for family togetherness, recreation and fun!


Call for Reservations: 610-867-7588




Building Bright Futures: Child Care


Click below learn more about our child care options and download a registration packet.


• Before & After School Age Child Care
• Preschool Program
• Pre-K Counts Program
• Summery Day Camp



Affordable Housing



Since its founding in 1941, the Bethlehem YMCA has focused on helping people develop spiritually, mentally and physically. The Bethlehem Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA consists of an Affordable Housing facility.  At this facility, affordable rooms are available for single men and women. To learn more, click here or call 610-867-7588 ext 142 for additional information.



Branch Info

430 East Broad Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Phone: (610) 867-7588
Fax: (610) 849-2241

Branch Hours


Monday to Friday:

5:00 A.M.- 9:00 P.M.

Pool Hours: 6:00 A.M. - 8:30 P.M.


8:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

Pool Hours: 8:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.



9:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.

Pool Hours: 9:00 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.


*Please note: select programs will briefly close in 15-30 minute increments for cleaning.


Our Mission  |  To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.