The Southern District YMCA is a cornerstone of our community, leading individuals and families of all backgrounds to connect, be active, learn, and thrive. The Y nurtures community members through our programming by strengthening character in our youth, engaging families, and building lasting relationships. Our programs allow opportunities to learn new skills, make new friends, develop essential character traits, and set individual and team goals. The Y has something for everyone and it's our goal to keep you active and engaged for every season!

Upcoming Events

Restorative Yoga

Date(s): Feb 20, 2020

Time(s): 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Self Defense Class

Date(s): Feb 22, 2020

Time(s): 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Third Annual Children's Carnival

Date(s): Mar 07, 2020

Time(s): 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Our Community

Exeter YMCA Cycling Instructor Leads 3-hour Class For a Good Cause

Feb 06, 2020

Cycling instructor Thad Riley hosted a three-hour, 12-minute session to help benefit "Pedaling for Parkinson's" at the Exeter Area YMCA. The fundrasier raised more than $1,000.

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Pushing the Limits: The Story of a True Y Competitor

May 21, 2019

As a personal trainer here at the Exeter Area YMCA, one of John McLean’s roles is supporting members’ peak performances through wellness practices. John works hard to ensure each client receives optimal education and encouragement in reaching their goals.

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Making It Theirs: One Couple's Commitment to the Y's Vision and Purpose

Apr 05, 2019

Did you know there are 2,700 YMCA’s throughout the U.S.? Russ and Aileen Woolbright have been involved with three of them throughout their lifetime and consider Exeter to be one of the best.

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Southern District YMCA is a cause-driven organization that is for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.