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The Athens YMCA is currently hiring certified lifeguards. Please apply in person at 915 Hawthorne Avenue or email your resume' to

The Athens YMCA is a vibrant, cause-driven nonprofit charity delivering contemporary programs focused on family, healthy living, and developing people of all ages. We are committed to nurturing the potential in youth, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility in all that we do. For more information, call 706.543.6596.

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Monday-Friday 4:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Saturday 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturdays 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sundays Closed

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Camp Ensures Kids Get More out of Summer

Apr 16, 2015 by YMCA


Trading stories and sharing a favorite book or song with a new friend. Being greeted with smiles and high-fives from staff and team-mates after scoring the winning point. Always fitting in, just for being you. This is what the Y’s summer camp is all about—ensuring kids get more out of their summer break: more friendships, more accomplishments and more belonging. For parents and caregivers who enjoy seeing their child’s face glow when retelling a camp story, and want to see their child accompl...

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