Mountain Brook



Buddy Week 2016


Bring a friend, family member or coworker to the Y during Buddy Week and learn why getting fit is more fun with a friend!


-All YMCA of Greater Birmingham members who bring a buddy will be entered to win a YETI Rambler

-All buddies who come to the Y will be entered to win Y gear

-All buddies who join the Y before February 29 will receive their first month free

-Like us on Facebook to see what buddy-friendly events are going on at the Y during buddy week

Set yourself up for success with a Quickstart Appointment!

There are so many great benefits to your membership here. Our Quickstart program is a free benefit that is included in your membership and encompasses a wide range of needs. Whether you want to learn how to use a new piece of equipment, get help choosing classes, refresh your workout routine, or just find out where to get towels!

Quickstart will personally connect you with a wellness coach who will be available to you for health, fitness and membership needs throughout the lifetime of your membership. You’ll also have unlimited access to a personalized workout plan based on your ability and goals.

Stop by the Front Desk or call 870.0144 to schedule your appointment today!


The LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program for cancer survivors has come to Birmingham!

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a 12-week program for adult cancer survivors.  It is offered at NO COST to the participant and is funded by the generosity of our members through our Campaign for a Healthy Community. It is a proven program that empowers cancer survivors to take an active role in their health by engaging in a strength and conditioning program at the Y.  For more information go to:

DROP & GO available for moms and dads!

Let us step IN when you need to step OUT! Drop & Go Service - members may leave facility for up to 4 hours. For children ages 10 months to 7 years old.  Reservations are optional, but appreciated!  Up to 2 hours = $11 first child; $8 each additional child.  2-4 hours = $16 first child; $13 each additional child.


Branch Hours

Monday-Thursday 5 a.m.-9 p.m.

Friday: 5 a.m.-8 p.m.

Saturday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sunday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m


Holiday Hours

New Year's Day: 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

CLOSED: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day


Memorial Day: 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Pool closes at 12:30p.m.)

Independence Day: 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Pool closes at 12:30 p.m.)

Labor Day: 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Pool closes at 12:30 p.m.) 

Thanksgiving 7a.m. - noon

Christmas Eve: Open - 1 p.m.

CLOSED: Christmas

New Year’s Eve: Open - 1 p.m.

Membership Features - Facilities & Programs


Cybex Strength Equipment     

Mat Pilates

Group Training

Personal Training

Towel Service

Youth Fitness

Childcare and Drop & Go service

Massage Therapy

Nutritional Consultations (with registered dietitian)

Mobile Fit 


Pool/Birthday Parties

Fitness classes

Extensive Cardio Equipment

Pilates Reformer Training

Please share your comments or suggestions with us.

Questions about Membership or Programs?



Vice President, Executive Director
Michelle Oliver

Membership Director
Michelle Varnell

Healthy Living Director

Alida Hodge

Tennis Director

Pam Wildt

Aquatic Director

Zach Hatten

Learn and Play Coordinator

Jacci Bailey

Mountain Brook YMCA
2401 20th Place South
Birmingham, AL 35223
(205) 870-0144



MISSION: To put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
VISION: We will lead our community to become the healthiest in America.
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