Address: 123 Exchange Street Darlington, SC 29532 Phone: 843-398-0844 Fax: 843-398-0843 Facility Hours: Mon–Thu: 5am–8pm Fri: 5am–6pm Sat: 9am–3pm Sun: 2pm–5pm

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Darlington Family YMCA

Since 2003, the Darlington Family YMCA has been helping the Darlington community learn, grow and thrive.  Every day, we work with our members to help them achieve their fullest potentials.

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Youth Basketball League

Hartsville YMCA

Looking for some great exercise and to be part of a team? Join us for this fast paced youth sports league. Players ages 7 through 11 compete on teams in our gym on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week. Registration deadline is March 16th.

When: Evaluations will be the first 2 weeks

Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30pm –6:30pm March 20-April 28, 2018 boysbball

Times will depend on number of teams.

COST: $25 for members & potential members

BRING: Birth Certificate and Report Card to prove age and grade.

Location: Hartsville YMCA

111 East Carolina Avenue

Hartsville SC 29550

843 383 4547


MORE INFO: Calvin 843-383-4547


AOA Spring Events

Senior Group2Hartsville YMCA

Lunch & FellowshipWe will meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month in lobby at noon for a lunch trip. Beginning on February 20 will take our bus to Griggs Grocery. Bring your own money for lunch.


Governor’s Mansion TourJoin us for a trip to Columbia on March 22 to tour the mansion and then enjoy lunch together. Meet in the Hartsville lobby at 8:15am. Tour is at 10am and lunch will follow at a Columbia restaurant. Cost is $10. Bring own money for lunch. Sign up at the front desk by March 15.


Blues & BBQ Cruise in Charleston, SCEnjoy a fantastic sunset cruise featuring amazing live music, breathtaking views of the “Holy City”, and Charleston’s best BBQ from Swig & Swine restaurant! We will then spend the night and enjoy historic attractions including Market and King Streets. Trip cost is $175 and includes a dinner cruise, double accommodations room, and transportation. We will leave the Y at 8:30am on Thursday, April 12 and return Friday, April 13 around 4pm. A $50 deposit is due by March 15 to hold your spot with the balance due by April 6th.


More information or questions: contact Terrie at 843-383-4547 or


Updates, Cancellations, Notifications

Facility And Program Status Alerts

When potentially dangerous weather or unfavorable road conditions are in our area, we are often approached with the question “Are You Open?” There are several venues we update to inform our members, guests, and staff.

We will continue update these sources:SC State





Upper Pee Dee YMCA

111 E. Carolina Avenue

Hartsville SC 29550





South Carolina Reciprocal Membership Program

SC RecipMy Y is Now Every Y in South Carolina

The Y movement is for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

We want to encourage members to utilize the Y as often as they can. Sometimes, it’s more convenient for members to utilize a Y in a different location when traveling, near a workplace, or in another region.

Now, Metro/Hartsville members have the flexibility to use other Y facilities throughout the state, at no extra charge.


Simply present your active YMCA membership card and photo ID at any participating YMCA and enjoy free access.


  • The Reciprocal Membership Program is valid for Metro/Hartsville members only.
  • Visitors to other Y’s must present a valid YMCA membership card and photo ID upon their first visit and complete a visiting member waiver or standard membership application form with liability waiver.
  • Metro/Hartsville members must use their home branch at least 50% of the time. Program discounts do not apply. Participating YMCAs reserve the right to restrict facility or program access.

*Hartsville or Metro members only will receive reciprocity. Because Darlington and Chesterfield rates are discounted, their members will not receive reciprocity. Darlington and Chesterfield members may upgrade to a Metro membership in order to receive reciprocity. This means a Darlington or Chesterfield member must pay a guest pass fee to use one of the other Ys in SC, but a Hartsville or Metro member does not have to pay guest pass fees to use any Y in SC. A Hartsville member will need to be checked in at our branches through the Reciprocity Check-in, but the Metro member will still be able to scan their card at all branches for entry.

For a complete list of participating YMCAs and complete details, visit .


List of SC YMCAs .

The Y. So Much More


Our members and friends call us THEIR Y. We call them OUR greatest resource—the hundreds of people who

work alongside us and support our work to help our neighbors learn, grow and thrive.

What if we could harness all of that power to make an even greater difference on a bigger scale?


We have an extraordinary opportunity to ensure a brighter

future for the Pee Dee. When you give to the Upper Pee Dee YMCA, your gift will help young people achieve

their potential, empower people of all ages to lead healthier lives, and strengthen the bonds ofcommunity in the Pee Dee.


To find out how you can support our cause, contact us at 843 383 4547.

Now, when you think of your YMCA you’ll know it’s more than just a gym…it’s a cause. A cause, that, with your generous support, will continue to strengthen the community in which you live. GIVE. AND DO SO MUCH MORE.


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Silver Sneakers

Get Fit  – Have Fun – Make Friends with SilverSneakers and the YMCA.

If you are a Medicare—eligible member of a health plan that offers the SilverSneakers Fitness Program, please stop by or call the Darlington Family YMCA to find out how to start your FREE membership today.

Location: Darlington YMCA

123 Exchange Street

Darlington, SC 29532

843 398 0844


SilverSneakers Fitness Program

The YMCA of the Upper Pee Dee now offers SilverSneakers memberships! Your health plan may include SilverSneakers as part of your benefit package. Visit for more information, or call 1-888-423-4632. SilverSneakers Fitness Program is the nation’s leading exercise program designed for older adults.

YMCA on Twitter!

The YMCA is now on Twitter – follow us @ymcaupperpeedee!

Change A Life Campaign

For over 25 years, the YMCA of the Upper Pee Dee has been serving our community with programs and services that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.  As a charitable cause-driven organization, we work hard to serve all people regardless of age, race, gender or income level. We are able to help all people through YOUR generous support.  The 2012 Annual “Change a Life” Community Support Campaign provides financial assistance to children, individuals and families in need to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay.  Our goal is to raise a very modest $60,000 this year.  I am personally asking … will you please consider a generous contribution this year to help your YMCA serve people throughout the entire Upper Pee Dee community? Our success will always be measured by the impact on lives we touch!

    YOUR GIFT OF $50 Gives a grandmother raising her daughter’s child a week of Afterschool.

    YOUR GIFT OF $100 Allows a brother and sister to learn sportsmanship, teamwork and character in Youth Soccer.

     YOUR GIFT OF $200 Allows a fixed income senior to take Water Fitness for 6 months.

     YOUR GIFT OF $300 Builds self-confidence and friendship through Tae Kwon Do classes.

      YOUR GIFT OF $500 Ensures that 25 children in our community will learn to swim by taking Y Swim Lessons.

     YOUR GIFT OF $1,000 Assures a single mom that she’ll have a place for her daughter at Day Camp all summer.


Our Y promotes an “Open Doors” program that offers financial assistance to those who could otherwise not afford our programs and services.  We count on the generosity of our members and the community to help people of all ages and from all walks of life be more healthy, confident, connected and secure.  When you give to the Y, your gift will have a meaningful, enduring impact right in your own neighborhood. 

Remember, your gift is completely tax deductible and will serve a great purpose in impacting the lives of others. Please contact me at 843-332-4547 or come to the Front Desk for a pledge card to contribute to this worthy cause. 

In His Service,

Shawn Patch, CEO
YMCA of the Upper Pee Dee
111 E. Carolina Avenue
Hartsville, SC 29550

Party Rentals

Party Rentals

Let us make your child’s birthday or team celebration a  wonderful event.  Parties are two hours and include an activity attendant or lifeguard.  Choose one of the following areas.

 Gym Party

Our staff will help you coordinate a basketball or other game party in our gymnasium.

                                    1-20 guests       21-40 guests

YMCA member              $100                 $115    
Non-member                 $160                 $175

 Pool Party

Enjoy our pool and splash pad under the supervision of a certified lifeguard(s).

1-20 private    21-40 private    1-20 shared    21-40 shared
$115 member        $130 member         $60 member        $75 member
$170 non-member    $190 non-member        $120 non-member  $140 non-mem