Emilson YMCA

75 Mill Street
Hanover, MA 02339
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Emilson Y Hours of Operation

Facility Hours

Mon – Fri: 5am-9pm *
Sat: 7am-4pm *
Sun: 7am-4pm *

Holiday Hours

Easter CLOSED *
Memorial Day 6am-11am *
Fourth of July CLOSED *
Labor Day CLOSED *
Thanksgiving 6am-11am *
Christmas Eve 5am-Noon *
Christmas Day CLOSED *
New Years Eve 5am-Noon *
New Years Day Noon-4pm *

Playroom Hours

Mon – Fri: 8am-12pm | 4pm-8pm
Sat: 8am-12pm
Sun: Closed

There may be programs that are held before or after these published times. Only those registered for the program will be allowed in the building.

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The South Shore YMCA Emilson Branch located in Hanover, MA is a state-of-the-art health, wellness and community center situated on 46 wooded acres. Enjoy spacious fitness facilities, indoor and outdoor pools, sports facilities and fields, tennis, arts center and theaters, children’s camps, educational programs and more.

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Fall Program Registration is now open! Discover your fall adventure at the Y.



The South Shore YMCA Emilson Branch offers state-of-the art facilities to promote healthy living, youth development and social responsibility for all. *Additional Fees May Apply

Aquatics Centers

  • Hale Family Aquatics Center with 2 indoor pools
  • Zero entrance – handicap access
  • Outdoor Aquatics Complex: 3 Swimming Pools, Wading Pool, Picnic Area and Snack Bar
  • Certified Lifeguards on Duty
  • Dry Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

Fitness & Well-Being Center

  • Cardiovascular Training Center
  • Free Weight Studio & Strength Training Area
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Specialty Exercise Classes and Equipment*
  • Personal Training*
  • Pilates / Reformer Training
  • Yoga
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Outpatient Satellite Site

Sports & Recreation

  • Indoor / Outdoor Basketball Courts
  • Tennis: 4 Indoor Hard Courts*
  • Tennis: 6 Indoor Clay Courts*
  • Sky Trail® Explorer Course*
  • Acres of Outdoor Camp Space

Babysitting & Youth Zone Activity Centers

  • Babysitting Playroom for ages 6 weeks – 6 years
  • Youth Zone Activity Center for ages 7 – 12 years
  • Kids Fitness Classes & Youth Strength Programs
  • Birthday Party & Events Room Rentals


  • Meet and relax in our atrium café
  • Simply Dunn Café serving Coffee, Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks & Smoothies
  • Free Wi-Fi for working and connecting at the Y!

Locker Room & Amenities

  • Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms
  • Boys’ and Girls’ Locker Rooms
  • Family & Inclusive Locker Rooms
  • Towel Rental*

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Programs for All

The South Shore YMCA is an inclusive environment and we make it a priority to provide facilities, programs and services that are accessible to those with developmental and physical needs.

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program sites at emilson YMCA

camp gordon clark

Situated on 46 wooded acres, Camp Gordon Clark day camp exists to help children ages 3-15 explore and discover the best in themselves.

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laura’s center for the arts (LCA)

Experience the wonder of the arts at this beautiful center with theaters, gallery space and education programs for all to enjoy.

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South Shore YMCA Gymnastics Center

Where gymnasts are born on the South Shore!

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Whether you want to get healthy, have fun, explore the arts, or need help caring for your family, our supportive Y community is here to help you live better and become the better you.

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