The Mathews Family YMCA provides a warm, friendly, comfortable environment where our members and guests are welcome. Serving the community since 2002, our programs are designed to engage youth, families, and adults in promoting and encouraging growth and well being of spirit, mind and body.

P.O. Box 1536
10746 Buckley Hall Rd.
Mathews, VA 23109

Phone: (804) 725-1488
Fax: (804) 725-1490

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Our Y staff welcomes your questions and comments.

Sheila Pillath, Branch Executive Director

Nikki Marshall, Wellness Coordinator

Heather McElligott, Admin./Membership Assistant

Candice Parker, Program Director

Facility Membership available!

If you live in an area served by the Greater West Point, Mathews, Middlesex, or Richmond County Family YMCAs, you may purchase a membership that entitles you to use the one facility where you join and maintain your membership. Check Membership page for rates.

Our facility includes:

  • Wellness Room
  • Cybex Strength Training Equipment
  • Exercise Bikes
  • Treadmills
  • Crosstrainers
  • Locker Rooms
  • Trained and certified professional staff

Family Wellness Time
What better way to spend time with your family than working out together and becoming healthier, stronger individuals and families. Families with children ages 10-15 can work out together in the Wellness Center:
Monday & Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Fridays: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Wellness Center Orientation is available for all youth ages 10 - 17

Facility Hours of Operation
Monday and Wednesday: 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday: 5:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Holiday Closings
New Year's Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day
New Year's Eve (6:00 p.m.)

Board of Managers

Pete Clendenin, Chairman
Libby Crawford
Lex Foster
Elizabeth Gerding
Jill Hammond
Terry Hearn
Tom Ingram
Angie Ingram

Jack Kloke
Michele Meanley
Brenda Moore, Treasurer
Janice Phillips, Vice Chairman
Shirley Ryan
Dale Smith
Richard Tupper
Jim Warren

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