Childs Park YMCA

691 43rd St. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711

Childs Park YMCA serves as a resource center for our community by providing programs and services for all ages. At the Y, we strive to make our community stronger and provide opportunities reaching farther than the Childs Park boundaries. Join the Y family and live for a better you.


Community Resources

City of St. Petersburg Satellite Office

To improve accessibility for the residents of south St. Petersburg, the Y and the city brought City Hall to the community. The Urban Affairs and Small Business Liaison will utilize this site during set hours.

St. Petersburg Public Library System

Enjoy story time every Friday at 4:00PM at the library located inside the Childs Park YMCA. Children ages 4 - 7 will enjoy stories, songs, puppets and other activities designed to nurture a young child's love of reading. For more information, please call 727.893.7714.


Programs and Services

  • FREE Prodigy Cultural Arts Program (keyboarding & hip-hop classes)
  • Y-Achievers Afterschool Academic Program
  • Group Exercise: ZUMBA & Total Body Fitness
  • Computer lab (Wi-Fi, internet access, real-time instruction capability)
  • FREE fax, copies and notary services
  • FREE tax preparation through Voluntary Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
  • FREE legal assistance through Community Law Program (civil, family and expungement law issues)


Your affordable Childs Park YMCA membership includes special invitations to various workshops focusing on parenting, financial literacy and healthy lifestyle habits; discount rates on youth programs like Y-Achievers, youth sports, summer camp, swim lessons and more; access to group exercise classes; discounted facility rentals and more. Contact us for details.

Y Achievers

Y Achievers is an afterschool and summer camp academic program available to children in kindergarten through 8th grade designed to support the curriculum and standards set by the public and private school systems.

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Group Exercise Schedule


Mondays, 6:00 - 7:00PM
Zumba is a fusion of Latin and international music and dance that creates a dynamic, exciting, effective cardio workout. Our fun, easy routines feature interval aerobic training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body as you dance. This is the ultimate dance workout that is easy to follow and excellent for any fitness level!

Total Body Fitness

Wednesdays, 6:30 - 7:30PM
This toning and strengthening class is a combination of boot camp-like workouts, consisting of various exercises such as running, jumping, calisthenics and use of weights. The focus of the class is to work and strengthen all muscles in the body. It's a high-intensity workout, but variations of the exercise are provided. All fitness levels are welcome.


Facility Rentals

Host your next corporate training, meeting or family event at our YMCA. Our spacious multipurpose room can be rented for a very affordable rate and serve as the backdrop to many special occasions including birthday parties and celebrations. For more information, call 727.209.9622.