Joplin Family Y Locations


Downtown Branch

417 623 4597


  • Address
  • 510 S. Wall
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • Joplin Family YMCA South

  • Hours
  • M - F 5:00am - 9:00pm
  • Sat. 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sun. 12:00pm - 5:00pm

South Branch

417 781 9622


  • Address
  • 3404 W. McIntosh Circle
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Joplin Family YMCA South

  • Hours
  • M - F 4:45am to 10:00pm
  • Sat. 7:00am to 6:00pm
  • Sun. 12:00pm - 6:00pm

YMCA Heritage Youth Development Center

417 673 2677


  • Address
  • 1020 North Main Street
    Webb City, Missouri 64870
  • Joplin Family YMCA HeritagYouth Development Center

  • Hours
  • M - F 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sat. Closed
  • Sun. Closed
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Joplin Family YMCA

Downtown Branch
417 623 4597

South Branch
417 781 9622

YMCA Heritage Youth Development Center
417 673 2677

Group Exercise Classes

Be Healthy, Be Strong, Belong

​Have fun and get fit in a safe, motivating setting! Taught by certified instructors, our group fitness classes provide community, accountability and guidance in how to properly perform the exercises. The result is lasting friendships and a workout routine that you'll want to stick with!

Aerobics and group fitness classes are held at both Joplin Family YMCA facilities. These classes are free to members and are $6/day for non-members. Registration is not necessary, and classes run continuously without start or stop dates.

Age Guidelines

  • Members age 13 and over participate in all group exercise classes.
  • Members age 7 to 12 years old only may participate in classes with instructor approval and they are accompanied by an adult (at least 18-years-old) who is participating in the class. A waiver must be signed by a parent or guardian.

Safety Guidelines

  • Members must follow the class guidelines and instructor’s directions.
  • It is highly recommended that you see a physician before beginning an exercise program, especially if you have any pre-existing medical conditions.

Fitness Classes

With class offerings ranging from yoga to circuit training, you're sure to find a class to fall in love with. We also offer nationally licensed classes, including BodyPump, SilverSneakers, Spin and Zumba!

View Current Fitness Class Schedule

Aquatics Classes

These water-based classes reduce impact on joints by 90% (in comparison to land-based workouts), enabling a populations who cannot participate in land-based classes to increase their strength and endurance, without putting unnecessary strain on their joints! Class offering include aquacise, arthricise and Aqua Zumba! 

View Current Aquatics Class Schedule

Joplin Family Y Fitness Classes

  • Active Older Adults

  • M, W, F at 11:00am

  • Downtown
  • A fun, friendly class designed especially for the needs of older adults

  • Aqua Zumba

  • M, W, F at 10:00am

    M, W, F at 5:30pm

  • South Facility
  • High-intensity, safe, and challenging water-based workout

  • BodyPump

  • M, W, F at 6:00am 
    M, W at 4:00pm
    M, W, F at 5:30pm
    M, W, F at 6:30pm (Express)
    T, TH at 9:00am 
    T, TH at 12:10pm
    T, TH at 6:30pm 

  • South Facility
  • Full-body barbell workout. (First-come, first-served. We have equipment for 20 participants in each class period.)

  • Cardio Circuit

  • W at 9:30am

  • South Facility
  • High intensity workout utilizing a total body cardio/conditioning circuit

  • Circuit Training

  • T, TH at 12:10pm

  • Downtown
  • High intensity class utilizing weights, resistance bands and strength movements

  • Hardcore Abs

  • T, TH at 5:10pm

  • South Facility
  • High Intensity class focusing specifically on the abdominals

  • Homeschool Fitness

  • M, W at 10:00am

  • Downtown
  • Kids grades K-8 will run, jump and move as they build strength and endurance with a unique blend of activities from YMCA-certified fitness staff. 

  • Low Impact Conditioning

  • M, W at 8:00am

  • South Facility
  • Moderate to high intensity class designed to help improve core strength, balance and flexibility

  • Power Sculpt

  • T, TH at 5:30pm

  • Downtown
  • High intensity strength and endurance exercises intended to sculpt and tone

  • Silver Sneakers Circuit

  • T, TH at 11:00am

  • South Facility
  • Combine fun with fitness to increase your cardiovascular and muscular endurance power with a low-impact circuit workout. A chair is used for standing support, stretching and relaxation exercises. 

  • Silver Sneakers Classic

  • T, TH at 2:00pm

  • Downtown
  • Exercises designed to increase muscle strength, range of motion and ability to do activities for daily living. A chair is available if needed for seated or standing support.

  • Spin

  • M, W, F at 8:30am
    M - F at 4:15pm
    M - F at 5:30pm
    Sat at 8:30am

  • South Facility
  • High to moderate intensity cycling class

  • Step and Strength

  • M, F at 9:30am

  • South Facility
  • High intensity class utilizing intermediate to advanced choreography plus strength training

  • Yoga

  • M, W, F at 12:10pm

    M, W, F at 5:30pm

  • Downtown
  • Moderate intensity class focusing on the basics of yoga

  • Yoga

  • T, TH at 8:00am

  • South Facility
  • Moderate intensity class, including flowing postures designed to create strength and flexibility

  • Y Fit Kid Army

  • T, TH at 4:15

  • South Facility
  • Youth ages 6-13, have fun and get fit. Learn basic exercises, proper form and equipment safety.

  • Zumba

  • T, TH at 10:00am
    T, TH at 5:30pm
    Sat at 10:00am

  • South Facility
  • Dance class set to international music, sure to get your cardio going

  • Zumba

  • M, W, F at 4:30pm

  • Downtown
  • Dance class set to international music, sure to get your cardio going

  • Zumba/Holy Abs

  • Sun at 3:00pm

  • South Facility
  • Dance class set to international music, sure to get your cardio going

  • Zumba Toning/Sentao

  • Sat at 9:00am

  • South Facility
  • High-intensity class turns your chair into a dance partner and uses Zumba toning sticks to strengthen your core and sculpt your muscles

  • Zumba Gold

  • M, W, F at 11:00am

  • South Facility
  • Provides modified, low-impact moves for older adults, so you move to the beat at your own speed.