YMCA of Greater Providence
Cranston Branch


  • All Y branches WILL OPEN AT NOON TODAY, Wednesday (1/28).
  • All Y Out of School Time (OST) programs for Wednesday (1/28) ARE CANCELED.


  • BAYSIDE: All group exercise classes before 5pm are canceled for Wednesday (1/28).
  • EAST SIDE/MT. HOPE: Child Care Center expects to open Wednesday (1/28) at noon with the opening of the East Side branch.
  • NEWMAN: Kids World full-day preschool classes at Newman are canceled for Wednesday (1/28).​
  • SOUTH COUNTY: Preschool programming, youth sports and swim instruction are canceled for Wednesday (1/28). All afternoon and evening group exercise and kids care will run as scheduled.
  • KENT COUNTY: Y's Owl programs for Wednesday (1/28) are canceled.

Hours & Facilities

Hours of Operation*

Monday through Friday 5:00 am -10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve 5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Christmas Day CLOSED
New Year's Eve 5:00 am - 6:00 pm
New Year’s Day TBD
Memorial Day TBD
Independence Day TBD
Labor Day TBD
Thanksgiving 6:00 am - 11:00 am

Holiday hours are subject to change; Please check for updates.

Holiday Closings

Christmas CLOSED

*Program areas shut down 1/2 hour prior to closing


The Cranston YMCA is a full facility Y; our building includes a beautiful pool that stretches 25 yards and is always at a comfortable temperature along with newly renovated locker rooms. A large full court gymnasium, Fitness Center, free-weight room, three activity/aerobic rooms and babysitting rooms. Our YMCA also has an outdoor play area that is utilized for our youth programs.

You can enjoy lap swimming, water exercise and swim lessons here. Our full court gymnasium is open for adult and youth basketball at your leisure. We also enjoy the courts for our youth sports programs. As a bonus, members also enjoy walking the perimeter when the weather is inclement!

The Fitness Center includes great Nautilus equipment, updated cardiovascular equipment, and a free-weight area. The fitness Center is available all day long to our members for your exercising pleasure! Our activity rooms are used for exercise classes, nursery school, after-school child care, Prime Time and birthday party rentals. Our Babysitting room (ages 6 weeks-4 years) and Prime Time area (ages 5-up) is equipped with safe, fun, age- appropriate activities to keep your children happy while mom and dad are working out!

The Cranston YMCA facilities also include our beautiful Camp Massasoit property located in Johnston, RI. Camp Massaoit, 22 acres, located on Oak Reservoir is home to our summer day camp programs. Camp Massasoit is also available for rentals for group outings. For information on camp rentals, please contact Robert Houston, by calling the YMCA or emailing him at rhouston@gpymca.org.

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