The Melrose YMCA is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its highly anticipated fitness floor expansion on May 28 at 10:30 a.m.YMCA of Metro North members and the community are invited to stop by, take a tour, and celebrate with us.

This transformative project marks a significant milestone in the YMCA’s commitment to providing top-notch facilities and programs to the community.

The new fitness floor boasts a sprawling 6,000 square feet of space, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and amenities to cater to the diverse needs of members. Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or just starting your fitness journey, there’s something for everyone in this cutting-edge facility.

In addition to the expansive fitness center, the Melrose Family YMCA is introducing new studio space and amenities to enhance the overall health and wellness experience:


  • New Studio: A beautiful new space to expand our growing group exercise program.
  • New Family Changing Room (Pool Level Next To Men’s Locker Room): Designed to accommodate the needs of families and individuals with spacious, convenient facilities.
  • Pool Deck Sauna: NOW OPEN! After a refreshing swim, unwind in the luxurious sauna located on the pool deck. This tranquil retreat offers the perfect opportunity to relax and rejuvenate post-workout.

Furthermore, the Melrose YMCA has invested in significant upgrades to its pool-level locker rooms, ensuring a comfortable and hygienic environment for all members:

Men’s Locker Room (Pool Level):

  • Upgraded shower partitions and additional drainage for improved functionality.
  • Installation of a new ADA-accessible shower stall to enhance accessibility.
  • Sleek epoxy flooring for a clean and durable finish.

Women’s Locker Room (Pool Level):

  • New changing stalls for added privacy and convenience.
  • Introduction of a new ADA-accessible shower stall to promote inclusivity.
  • Upgraded epoxy flooring with enhanced drainage for optimal hygiene.

“We’re thrilled to unveil these exciting enhancements to our facility, which reflect our ongoing commitment to providing exceptional wellness experiences for our members,” said Katelyn Papadopoulos, Senior Executive Director of the Melrose YMCA. “With the addition of our new fitness floor and amenities, we’re excited to empower individuals of all ages and abilities to pursue their health and fitness goals in a welcoming and supportive environment.”

Stay tuned for more details about the grand opening celebration of the new fitness floor at the Melrose YMCA, scheduled for late May. For updates and information about membership opportunities, visit