Welcome to the GLEC!

We are a community-oriented recreational and educational facility in the heart of Germantown. Children and adults of all ages can "experience it all." From our state of the art fitness center to sports and enrichment programs for all ages, the GLEC has something for everyone. Please come in today for a free tour and see what we have for you and your family.

The Germantown Life Enrichment Center (located in the nationally-recognized Historic Young Men's Christian Association building) offers a great place to increase good health, have fun and meet new friends. 

Friday June 19,2020

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Water Safety
FREE Come Join Us

Swim 1922

EARLY BIRD Discounts Available 


Camp 2020

June 22nd. - August 21st.

Monday to Friday 9am - 4pm

(Extended care available)

$150/week members $175/week non members

Financial Assistance Available



Drop in care available by the day for school children when schools are closed.

Call for detail. 



Our licensed childcare facility offers year round programming 

Swim Lessons

Registration is Now Available

Please contact

our Head of Aquatics with any questions.

We offer a variety of classes

taught at different levels of difficulty to meet the different needs of the community. From gentle, yet invigorating classes like intensive fitness training like Boot camp as well as youth sports activities such as Basketball. Please contact our Program Director, with questions.



& Friday: 9-10AM


Wake and Go 
Aqua Burner 
Aqua Zumba


A Germantown Community Radio Partner

WRLG-LP provides programs that educate and inform the community and reflect our mission of, inclusiveness and social justice.  

Hours of Operation:

8:00am to 5:00pm

(Pool closes at 4:30pm)

Monday thru Friday:

6:30am to 8:00pm

(Pool closes at 7:30pm)

Sunday: Closed

Located in Historical YMCA of Germantown building at 5722 Greene Street Philadelphia, PA 19144

Tel: 215-844 3281

Germantown Life Enrichment Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. 

Donate or volunteer today!

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