YMCA of Greater Providence
East Side Branch

Hours & Facilities

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday    5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday  5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday    6:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Holiday Hours

Martin Luther King Day   Regular Hours
Easter Sunday                                    Closed 
Memorial Day    Closed
4th of July      6:00am - Noon
Labor Day     Closed
Columbus Day             Regular Hours
Veterans Day Regular Hours
Thanksgiving Day 6:00 - 10:00 am
Christmas Eve Closed at 2:00 pm
Christmas Day Closed
New Years Eve Close at 6:00 pm
New Years Day     12:00 - 5:00 pm

Hours of Operation at the YMCA at Rhode Island Hospital

(Site available to Lifespan employees only)

 Monday – Friday                          5:30 am – 7:00 pm 
 Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
 Sunday  Closed

For Holiday closings, call 444-8574 or stop by the 5th floor Gerry Building


  • Fitness Center - newest cardio and strength equipment
  • 25 Yard Pool - Adult Lap, Family Open Swim, Swim Lessons, Swim Team
  • Aerobic Studios - Upper and Lower Levels
  • Group Cycling Studio
  • Kids Care Activity Room - Free for families!


Long since one of our most popular attractions, our 25-yard, five-lane lap pool is busy from early morning to late evening with lap swimmers, swim lessons and water exercise. Our state-of-the-art Fitness Center provides the newest in cardiovascular equipment as well as LifeFitness Strength Equipment. With two activity studios and a group cycling room, there is always a group exercise class offered that's right for your style and fitness level.  

Our lower level serves as Kids Care/Babysitting space for children ages 6 weeks to 14 years, giving parents with children the opportunity to work out while your children are safe and  engaged in fun activities.

Lifespan employees are invited to release stress at the YMCA at Rhode Island Hospital facility on the 5th Floor of the Gerry Building on the Rhode Island Hospital campus. The facility offers cardiovascular, Nautilus and free-weight rooms as well as racquetball and squash courts – not to mention the fantastic views of Providence!

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