YMCA of Southwestern Indiana

For Youth Development®
For Healthy Living
For Social Responsibility
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    • January 15, 2015 - Help Us Spread the Word - The YMCA Sports Department is in need of bibles for its youth Huddle Ministry. If you have an extra bible you would like to donate to this ministry please drop it off at the front desk...care of Troy Sowders in our Sports... More →
    • November 25, 2014 - Fun for All - Put a little play in your day with a YMCA sport program. We are now registering for the following youth and adult sports programs: Youth Fundamental Basketball League (3-11 yr old), Cheerleading (3-11 yr old), Youth Competitive Basketball League... More →
    • November 21, 2014 - Take Aim at Something New - Archery has come to the Downtown YMCA! FREE demo classes on Dec 3rd & 10th at 5:30PM, or join us for Open Shoot Saturdays in December. Click here for more details... More →
    • November 18, 2014 - FROZEN Family Fun Night - Join us for a night of movie magic at the Downtown YMCA on December 6th. We'll be showing Disney's Frozen and having a lot of family fun! See more event details... More →
    • November 17, 2014 - Our Snow Policy - If the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation has closed due to inclement weather, appropriate cancellations will be made to YMCA programming that day. Click here to see our full Snow Policy for... More →

Dunigan YMCA

Opened in 2005, the Lowell & Helen Dunigan Family YMCA is a facility for the entire family. The YMCA allows you and your family to become a part of a community, make new friends and enjoy your favorite activities.

The Dunigan facility includes:

  • Staff who are ready to assist you and your family in building a healthy spirit, mind and body
  • A full Wellness Area with free weights, cardiovascular and strength equipment
  • Gymnasium with two courts for open court time and programs
  • Family Gymnasium with full basketball court with goals lowered to 6′ for youth play/practice
  • A family-friendly swimming pool with play features and two lap lanes
  • Group exercise classes from traditional Aerobics to Kickboxing and Pilates
  • Large indoor track
  • Staffed Childwatch and Youth Activity Center for kids while their parent’s workout
  • Spacious locker rooms including separate family facilities
  • TRX Room
  • Cycling Studio
  • Splash Pad
  • Six-acre soccer complex with five small soccer fields, two medium soccer/lacrosse/flag football fields, one high school soccer/lacrosse field, two t-ball fields, two sand volleyball courts, and restrooms
  • Outdoor walking/running track


Facility Hours of Operation

Monday through Thursday – 5:00am to 11:00pm
Friday – 5:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday – 6:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday – 12:00pm to 6:00pm

Holiday Hours

Easter – closed
Memorial Day – 5:00am to 2:00pm
Fourth of July – Closed
Labor Day- 5:00am to 2:00pm
Thanksgiving – Closed
Christmas Eve – 5:00am to 2:00pm
Christmas Day – Closed
New Years Eve – 5:00am to 2:00pm
New Years Day – 5:00am to 2:00pm

Child Watch (Nursery) – Ages 6 months to 6 years

The Childwatch is a nursery service for YMCA members’ children while their parents are in the facility. There is no charge for this service and it may be used for up to two hours per shift.

Hours of Operation:

Mornings Mon – Fri 8:00am – 1:30pm
Evenings Mon – Thurs 3:30pm – 8:00pm
Friday 3:30 – 7:30pm
Saturday 8:00am – 1:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm – 6:00pm


Stroller Hours

Strollers are allowed on the track only during the following hours:

Monday – Friday 5:00am – 8:00am
Saturday 7:00am – 9:00am & 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Youth Activity Center – Ages 6 to 14

The Dunigan Family YMCA Youth Activity Center is a supervised area that features a skeeball NBA Shoot Out Games, Lego and Craft tables, gaming stations, table tennis, air hockey and foosball. This area is free to all youth members.

Hours of Availability

Mon – Thurs 3:30pm – 8:00pm
Friday 3:30 – 7:30pm
Saturday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Summer hours include Monday – Friday 8:00am to 1:30pm

Dunigan Family YMCA
6846 Oak Grove Road
Evansville, IN 47715