Events & Family Nights

Benbrook Community Center YMCA

Things to Do

The YMCA offers programs that support family connectedness and build stronger family bonds. Health and wellness programs, child care, Adventure Guides, Family Nights and volunteer opportunities all provide a ways for families to come together through their YMCA experience.

 See what’s happening at the Y in the Fall 2017 Program Guide


What’s Going on this Month at the Y? 


Parent’s Night Out

Drop your kiddos off for night with the reptiles on September 16th from 5:00-9:00pm! Camp Carter is going to stop by with some reptiles to make this night one to remember. There will be a snack, dinner and a craft project too! We will also be showing the movie Baby Boss!


When:  September 16th
Time:  5:00-9:00pm
Ages: 6 months – 9 years
Cost: $15 per child
Registration Deadline: September 14th




Benbrook Trash Bash

Benbrook Trash Bash is an Annual clean-up event in which volunteers join together to pick up litter and debris from Benbrook Lake and park areas. Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Make sure to come help us in the clean-up on September 16th at 8:30-11:30am. We will meet on the outside pool deck at the Benbrook Community Center YMCA!

There will be free t-shirts, giveaways, and a free hot dog lunch around 11:00am!

For more information or to register, contact Alex Busken at 817-249-6008 or






Rock Climbing Wall

Our Rock Climbing Wall is a great family activity.  Ages 5 and up (5-7 years old must be accompanied by an adult.) Signed liability waiver required; parent or guardian must sign if climber is under 18.  All climbers must wear closed-toed shoes; no Crocs.



Monday-Friday: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: 1 p.m. – 4:00 p.m


 Family Night

Families enjoy special times together at YMCA events, from summertime “dive-in” movies at poolside to volunteer opportunities to special events like the annual YMCA Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving day. Want to help out?  We are excited to share some unique opportunities to help us build a stronger community with you. We want you to play an integral part in this process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Check out these volunteer opportunities to spend time helping out the community and working alongside friends and family members!

2017 Volunteer Opportunities 


YMCA of the Rockies

Membership here at the Benbrook Community Center YMCA is recognized and honored by the YMCA of the Rockies by offering a $15 per night discount on all cabins and lodge rooms at their two locations, Estesfall-leaves-father-son Center and Snow Mountain Ranch near Winter Park. If you and your family are considering a get-a-way vacation to Colorado, consider traveling to the YMCA of the Rockies. Click here  for more information.