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C.W. Avery Family YMCA

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Location and Hours

15120 Wallin Drive
Plainfield, IL 60544
Phone: (815) 267-8600
Fax: (815) 267-8601

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2014 C.W. Avery Family YMCA Fall Program Guide


Building Hours:
Monday-Friday: 5 a.m.- 10 p.m.

Saturdays: 6 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Sundays: 7 a.m.- 4 p.m.

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Holiday Hours: The YMCA is closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Easter, 4th of July and Christmas. The branch will also close at 1 p.m. on Memorial Day, Labor Day, New Year’s Eve, Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve.

Kidz Korner Hours (6 months-7 years):
Monday-Saturday: 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Monday-Thursday: 4:15 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Sunday 8:30-11:30 a.m.

Supervised Activity Center Hours (8-16 years):
Monday-Friday: 3 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Supervised Wellness Center Hours:
Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.- noon and 4:30-8 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Bev Miller, Executive Director- Ext. 220
Lisa Behounek, Health and Wellness Director- Ext. 206
Dori Fugate, Community Engagement Director- Ext. 210
Ashley Rowden, Membership Director- Ext. 204
Tina Lee, Youth and Family Manager- Ext. 205
Chris Paul, Youth and Adult Sports Manager- Ext. 219
Sarah Porzel, Youth and Family Coordinator- Ext. 212
Julie Potocki, Aquatics Director- Ext. 226
Maria Romero, Youth and Adult Sports Director- Ext. 217
David Webster, Property Manager- Ext. 216
Erin Williams, Youth and Family Director- Ext. 211
Max Yoshikawa, Aquatics Manager- Ext. 228

Advisory Board

Kathy Kazmar, Chair
Fiona Alston
Judy Avery

Kathy Blessent
Margie Bonuchi

Rob Epley

Mia Griffith
Mark Griglione

Geralyn Kuban

Katherine Maloney
Victoria Matway

Tom Novinski
Diane Racich

Tim Stetenfeld

Dan Thorse
Jim Waldorf


Giving Gala

Each year, the Greater Joliet Area YMCA hosts it’s annual Giving Gala. Held on the last Saturday of February at the Bolingbrook Golf Club, this elegant event is something you won’t want to miss. Proceeds from the Giving Gala provide membership and program scholarships for families experiencing financial difficulties.


What's Hot!
  • The Plainfield High School girls swim team will host a meet in the lap pool beginning at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 2. As a reminder, Tuesday evening swim lessons will begin on Tuesday, September 9. The Family Pool will be open, as scheduled, from 5:45-8:45 p.m.
  • SUMMER SPRUCE UP. Each summer, we take time to thoroughly clean and enhance our facilities so that our members can have an enjoyable experience throughout the year. Click HERE to learn more.
  • HELPING KIDS FLOURISH. Registration for the Y's new K-Kidz before and after school kindergarten recreation program is OPEN! To learn more about this program, please click HERE or contact Erin Williams at ext. 211.

Our Mission: To put Christian principles into practice by developing relationships among all persons and providing programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body.
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