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.

Easton/Phillipsburg Branch



Help us celebrate our upcoming 125th Anniversary!

Throughout 2023, we will be hosting special events to honor our 125 years of serving our Easton and Phillipsburg communities. 
We are hosting a special artwork contest that will run from August 25, 2022- October 2, 2022.  We encourage kids, teens and adults to create special artwork to celebrate the Y's long history here. Design unique art that shows what the Y means to you. 
The winning artwork from the contest will be featured throughout 2023 in our celebrations!


  • Adult Artwork Contest (for ages 18 and older)- Click HERE
  • Kid Artwork Contest (for ages 2-12)- Click HERE
  • Teen Artwork Contest (for ages 13-17)- Click HERE


Grand Prize for the winning artwork will receive a prize of one (1) free year-long membership to the Greater Valley YMCA!


Questions? Contact yfeedback@gv-ymca.org




Located on 13 beautiful acres on College Hill in Easton, the Easton/Phillipsburg Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA boasts a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna, whirlpool, full-court gymnasium, racquetball court, Wellness Center with state-of-the-art equipment and various weight lifting stations, dance studio, program studio, Child Watch, and two multi-purpose rooms. You can find programs for all ages, from infants to seniors.


**The Forks Education Center is a childcare and education center is a part of the Easton/Phillipsburg branch.  To learn more about this facility, click here.


Click here for information on reservations.



Child Watch Services:

Attention Parents and Caregivers! . Take time for yourself to work towards your fitness goals! Our dedicated babysitting staff are here to take care of your child(ren).



MON: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

TUES:  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

WED:  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

THURS:  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

FRI:  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

SAT:  8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 


Child Watch is available for children ages 12-months to 11-years old.

Please call 610-258-6158 to reserve a spot for your child.



Membership and Benefits


To join the Easton/Phillipsburg Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA, stop into our branch, or give us a call at 610-258-6158.  The  Easton/Phillipsburg Branch Membership is reciprocal and accepted at all Greater Valley Branch locations. 



To view member benefits, click here



Aquatics FAQs

Before/After School-Age Child Care FAQs

Day Camp FAQs

Fitness and Wellness FAQs

Membership FAQs

Swim Lessons FAQs

Youth Programs FAQs



Branch Executive Director- Lori Metz

Director of Childcare Services- Kristen Smith

Member Services Director- Taiba Salloum

Senior Program Director- Sarah Wassel


Building Bright Futures: Child Care


The Forks Education Center is part of the Easton/Phillipsburg YMCA Branch and is a PA Keystone 4 program and is licensed by the Department of Human Services.  Learn more about the Forks Education Center here.


Click below to visit our child care pages where you can download a registration packet.


• Before & After School Age Child Care
• Preschool Program 
• Summer Camp

Click HERE to read about our Before & After School Age Child Care FAQs.




Branch Info

1225 West Lafayette Street, Easton, PA 18042
Phone: (610) 258-6158

Branch Hours



Monday to Friday:

6:00 A.M.- 8:00 P.M.                                                               

*Effective September, 6: Pool Hours are from 6:30 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.  Pool and Surrounding Areas (Sauna, Whirlpool, etc.) are closed weekdays from 1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.



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

*Pool Hours are from  8:00 A.M. – 3:45 P.M.


8:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.                                                                                                                                                                                             

*Pool Hours are from  8:00 A.M. – 1:45 P.M.

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