Mystic Branch

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Mystic Branch
1 Harry Austin Drive Mystic, CT 06355

The Mystic Branch is dedicated to providing our members with quality programs that enrich their lives through their mind, body and spirit. The YMCA engages children, teens, adults and seniors through a variety of specific programs including sports, camping, wellness, and aquatics. Our swim instructors continue to teach the time-honored swim lessons that have been at the heart of the YMCA movement. Find yourself at the YMCA today!

Facility Hours
Monday-Friday: 5:00am-10:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 6:00am-4:30pm
*Aquatic areas close 1/2 hour before the facility
*Basketball Court closes 15 minutes before the facility

Holiday Closings:
Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas
What does the Y do during a winter storm?
Weather Policies for the all 3 branches:

Click here: Inclement Weather Closing & Cancellation Procedure 2016

2016 Tarzan Brown Results & Photos


Thank you for participating in the 41st Annual Tarzan Brown Mystic River Run! We look forward to seeing you again in 2017.

Please see the links below for 2016 Race Results and race day photos!

2016 Tarzan Brown Race Results!

2016 Race Day Photos!


News 8 Water Safety News Segment

Our Mystic Branch had visitors yesterday! WTNH News 8 did a segment on Safety Around Water that featured are very own Aquatics Director, JJ Addison. Check out the video below!

Get a Jump on Summer with a Membership to the Y!

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Girls on the Run!

Grades 3-5

GOTR will be offered to girls in grades 3-5 in the spring of 2016 hosted by the Ocean Community YMCA Mystic Branch.

Download the GOTR Flyer Here!

Visit the GOTR website for more information!


The classes are designed to safely increase participants’ fitness levels through aerobic and strength training exercises while building a sense of community and social connectedness among class members. Enhance Fitness has been proven to increase participants’ strength, balance, flexibility, mood, general activity level and independence when they attend on a regular basis. The program is beneficial for older adults in general, but has been deemed particularly safe and effective for older adults living with arthritis and is listed as a recommended arthritis intervention by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00-5:00 PM
16-Week Program



The Ocean Community YMCA is pleased to begin offering the Reach & Rise® Mentoring Program in Rhode Island and Southeastern Connecticut. The Reach & Rise® Mentoring Program is a national YMCA program that is committed to youth development by nurturing the potential of kids and teens to help them achieve and reach their full potential. For more information please click here.




Adult 18+

Thursday, May 18 5:00–9:30pm

This course is designed to teach you to recognize signs and symptoms of heart attacks and other emergencies, and to respond to them appropriately.  Includes certification for adults, children and infants. Certification classes are available for individuals, families, businesses & all others who are interested in being certified in life saving skills. Connecticut Child Care certification classes available upon request; for additional information, please contact Britney Bruno.

Fee:  $80 per person

Register online today!

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.