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Birthday Parties & Rentals

The YMCA is a GREAT place to have a birthday party! Included in your party package price the YMCA offers a limited amount of paper party goods, a limited amount of beverages and freedom to bring in decorations (some restrictions apply) and any food items you like!

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Aquatics

Gunnar Kohlbrecher, Aquatics Coordinator
Email: gkohlbrecher@edwymca.com | Phone: 618-656-0436 x 2316

Pool Rental (Niebur Center Only)

Interested in hosting a child’s birthday party at the Edwardsville YMCA? Kids 8 years old and up have full access to: Exclusive use of the party room with tables, chairs, microwave, and EXCLUSIVE USE of Either Pool 1 or Pool 2 during scheduled times.
1st hour is spent in the party room for cake and presents while the 2nd hour is spent in pool with lifeguard supervision.

Pool choice must be indicated 1 week before the party. Parties do not include: party decoration items, food, or serving/tableware. Decorations can be brought in and hung 15 minutes prior to the start of the party. NO access to the fitness center, gymnasium, pool viewing room or other program areas of the building.

Saturday 2:00 – 4:15pm (Room 2:00 – 3:10pm • Pool 3:15 – 4:15pm)
Sunday 12:15 – 2:30 (Room 12:15 – 1:25pm • Pool 1:30 – 2:30pm)

20 Swimmers: Members $300 • Non-Members $400
Additional Per Guest (Max 10): Members $12 • Non-Members $15 for full participation swimming and party room

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Skating

Cameron Little, Director of Sports & Recreation | Email: clittle@edwymca.com | Phone: 618-655-1460 x 2230
Nick Walker, Director of Sports & Recreation | Email: nwalker@edwymca.com | Phone: 618-655-1460 x 2231

Skating (Meyer Center Only)

The fun never stops in the skate center! How can you resist skating to your favorite tunes and playing different skating games? All our birthday skating parties happen on Saturdays and Sundays between 1:00pm and 5:00pm during our open skate time. Each party is two hours long and includes a separate area for your party. Our time slots are 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 3:00pm. Our concession houses all of our hot food, drinks, and snacks! Your first two pitchers of soda are included in your party; everything after that is added on. The pricing for a skating party is listed below. All parties allow for a maximum of thirty skaters. If you have any further questions, please contact our Director of Sports and Recreation Cam at clittle@edwymca.com

Call Skate Center 655-1460 For More Information & To Reserve Your Party. 

Length of Party: 2 hours

Party Times: Saturdays & Sundays • 1:00-3:00pm, 2:00-4:00pm, 3:00-5:00pm

  • Each party requires a deposit of $50 at the time of booking to lock in the date and time of your party!  This deposit goes towards the total price of the party based on your number of skaters.
  • On the day of your party, you will pay an additional fee per skater, whether they bring their own skates or not.
  • Members of the Edwardsville YMCA pay $10/skater, while nonmembers pay $15/skater.
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Skate Party FAQ's

  • Am I able to bring in any food or drinks of my own?
    • Absolutely!  Many parties bring pizza or something of that nature to have for their special day!
  • Does my deposit go toward my total price?
    • Yes.  Your $50 deposit goes towards the total number you paid on the day of the party.  Our staff will alert you to the total price on the day of and help you pay that!
  • What if I have more than 30 skaters?
    • If you have more than 30 skaters, you will want to look at doing a private party on a different day of the week.  Please contact Cam at the above email to talk further about private parties.

Rentals

Are you looking for a place to host a school skate night or a private skate birthday party? The skate center is the perfect place where the fun never stops! How can you resist skating to your favorite tunes and playing different skating games? All of our private rentals happen on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 6:00 – 8:00pm. Check out our rates and packages below!  If you have any further questions, please contact our Director Cameron at clittle@edwymca.com.

Cameron Little, Director of Sports & Recreation • Email: clittle@edwymca.com • Phone: 618-655-1460 x 2230
Nick Walker, Director of Sports & Recreation • Email: nwalker@edwymca.com • Phone: 618-655-1460 x 2231

Private Skate Event (Meyer Center Only)

Private Skate Rental

Members: $300 • Non-Members: $350

Includes the entire skate facility for two hours, skate rental & admission for all guests. If you would like to have concessions open the night of your event, it is a $25 fee at the time of booking.

School Skate Night Rentals

$150 rental fee plus an additional $3 per skater. Please provide an estimated number of skaters when booking. The total number is flexible and can be adjusted the day of when paying your total fee.

Includes the entire skate facility for two hours, skate rental & admission for all guests. If you would like to have concessions open the night of your event, it is a $25 fee at the time of booking.

Daytime Rentals

Looking for a place to host a private event for a school or organization? Check out what we have to offer!  All bookings require a deposit of $50 at the time of booking.

Private Rentals

Members: $300 • Non-Members: $350

Includes the entire skate facility for two hours, skate rental & admission for all guests, and concessions upon request.  Anything past two hours will be $75/hour for the skate center. If you would like access to a court within our gym, it is an extra $50/hour per court. Concessions can be opened upon request and a $25 fee at the time of registration.

School Rentals

$150 rental fee plus an additional $3 per skater

Includes the entire skate facility for two hours, skate rental & admission for all guests, and concessions upon request.  Anything past two hours will be $75/hour for the skate center. If you would like to have access to a court within our gym, it is an extra $50/hour per court. Concessions can be opened upon request and a $25 fee at the time of registration.

For more information, and to square away a date, please contact our Director Cameron at clittle@edwymca.com

Looking for a special private event for your business, church, scout troop, family or perhaps a field trip for your school? We offer Private After Hour Events and Overnight Group Rentals for your special occasion! We offer discounts for non-profit organizations and special rates for Edwardsville YMCA members.

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