Queue the Village People's song "YMCA" while you are reading this, because it is totally playing in my head as I write this! A new YMCA is coming to the town of Johnstown. Being a resident of Johnstown, I am super excited about this.

Credit: TownofJohnstown.com
Credit: TownofJohnstown.com

The new YMCA will offer quite a bit of amenities that include:

  • fitness center
  • basketball gym
  • indoor running track
  • classes like pilates and yoga
  • indoor cycling
  • child care
  • lap pool
  • leisure pool with slides and diving board
  • sauna and steam room
  • preschool
  • community event spaces


Ground breaking on the Johnstown YMCA will start in October 2018, with hopes of having the center open by December of 2019 or early 2020. The new YMCA will be located just east of Johnstown Town Hall. If you you like to get more information on the new YMCA, you can check it out HERE.


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