Our Pool

The Streator Family YMCA features an indoor pool which is used year-round for swim lessons, therapeutic water exercise classes, open swim, lap swim, pool parties, our Swim-O-Rama program, and more! Our pool is also used by community organizations including OSF physical therapy, local schools, Streator Unlimited, Illinois Valley Brain Injury Clubhouse, and the Streator Fire Department. Our pool is always monitored by American Red Cross certified lifeguards.

Aquatic Programs

The Streator YMCA offers group swim lessons for all ages. A natural progression promotes safe and effective swimming for all ages—from infants learning to love the water to advanced swimmers perfecting their strokes.

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Silver Sneakers Splash and Barre H2O offer low impact movements in the shallow end of the pool. Advanced reservations are required to attend. Class reservations open 1 week in advance. Classes are free to members. 

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Pool parties include one hour in the pool for just you and your guests! Rental is good for up to 25 swimmers. Children 7 and under must be directly accompanied by an adult in the water. Children 12 and under must have adult supervision on deck.

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Our Little Steps Learning preschool program offers swim lessons as part of its curriculum. Students receive the opportunity to swim once a week during the school year. This program is open to children ages 3-5 years old.

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Aquatic Staff

Join our Lifeguard Team!

The Streator Family YMCA will be hosting a lifeguard certification class through American Red Cross. Open to ages 15+ years old.

When? Wednesday June 8th – Saturday June 11th 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM Daily

Cost? $200 per participant

Option to interview at the Streator Family YMCA with course reimbursement upon 1-year employment commitment (after passing course).

Meet our Water Safety Instructors

Kyle Schoenekase and Avin Washington are proud to be Water Safety Instructor Certified through the American Red Cross. Kyle and Avin use their training to better serve our community through leading aquatic programs including:

  • Group Swim Lessons
  • 1:1 Swim Lessons
  • Swim-O-Rama Events
  • Little Steps Learning Swim Instruction