Opened in early 2009, the YMCA at The Ponds is a state of the art Wellness Center and gymnasium providing activities, sports and fitness for young and old alike.

101 Pottery Circle
Summerville, SC 29483
p: 843-771-2934
f: 843-771-2939

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday 5am-9pm
Friday 5am-8pm
Saturday 7am-5pm
Sunday 1pm-6pm

Child Watch Hours:

Monday-Friday 8am-12pm/4pm-8pm
Saturday 8am-12pm

Kid Zone Hours:
Monday-Friday 4pm-8pm
Saturday 8am-noon
Sunday CLOSED  
  • Weight room and cardio room combined
  • Two fitness rooms
  • Family locker room
  • Certified personal trainers
  • FREE child care while you exercise,
    for children ages 0-12
  • Child Watch area w/outdoor playground
  • Kids Zone for children ages 6-12
  • Basketball gymnasium
  • Youth and adult sports
  • School break camps

Recent News

Wildfire Dance by Miss Julie

Wildfire Dance by Miss Julie

The Ponds

A new dance program in association with Wildfire Dance by Miss Julie Manalo.  This is a recreational dance program that integrates three (3) styles of dance in every class – pom, hip hop and jazz.  The program improves flexibility and coordination – great training for athletes and cheerleaders – easy to learn and fun to perform!!

Ages: 3 – 14                                                              

Registration: Ongoing

     October, 2013 – May, 2014 (ongoing monthly; payment 1st of each month)
     Fridays: 4:15 pm-5:00 pm  (ages 3-5)
     Fridays: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (Kindergarten-3rd grade)
     Fridays: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm (4th-8th grade)

Contact: Senior Programs DirectorRobin Carter, 771-2937

Fee: $40 members/ $80 potential members per month

Spin Boot Camp

The Ponds

A high intensity indoor cycling class that enhances cardiovascular fitness. Some movements are performed off the bike. All participants are encouraged to go at their own pace and can remain on the bike if necessary. Water & Towel recommended.

When: Wednesdays starting June 5th from 8:30 am-9:30 am

Instructor: Lucinda

Friday Night Sunset Yoga

The Ponds

An outdoor yoga class performed near the water at the Ponds Amphitheater, promotes relaxation and flexibility!!

When: Fridays starting June 7th from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm

Instructor: Tracy


After 8 grueling weeks of training, our fellow members have taken the strength of courage to participate in our annual Spin Race Day March 2-3, 2013.  Spinning participants jumped, sprinted, ran and climbed to test their endurance for a 2 hour race day! Here is the trailer for the upcoming Spin Race Day video coming to a Summerville Family YMCA near you!

Spinning from Virgil Bunao on Vimeo.

We're Mobile for a Better You!

We’re Mobile for a Better You!

We know you’re using your mobile phone more and more everyday! Now get Summerville YMCA info when you want it, where you want it….on the go!

NOW available for iPhone and Droid!

  • Search exercise schedules
  • Water aerobics schedules
  • Programs & events information
  • Facility status

Have questions about our new mobile app? Contact Ashley for more information.

"School's Out!" Childcare

“School’s Out!” Childcare

Teacher workdays?  Holidays?  Let your children spend their day off at the Y!  Ages 5-12 can spend their day playing games, doing crafts, and spending time with their friends and counselors.  Participants should wear comfortable clothes, tennis shoes, and bring their own snacks and lunches.

Date: Oct. 18, Nov. 27, Nov. 29, Jan. 13, Jan. 20, Feb. 17, March 14

The Ponds:

Ages 5-12
Opens at 6:30 am-6:00pm

Registration: Begins September 1

Fee: $21 Member, $34 Potential Member