The Orokawa Family Center Y in Towson

600 W. Chesapeake Ave.
(formerly the Towson Family Center Y)
Towson, MD 21204
(p) 410-823-8870
(f) 410-823-0744

Named for The Orokawa Foundation in honor of their sustained and generous support of the Y's mission.


Center Hours
Mon-Fri            5:30am - 10pm
Sat                  7am - 7pm
Sun                 8am - 7pm

Stay & Play Hours
Mon-Fri            8:30am - 1pm, 4:30pm - 8pm
Sat & Sun        8:30am - 2pm

Center Leadership Team

District Executive Director: Dawn Chrystal-Wolfe
Associate Center Director: Crystal Hahn
Director of Member Services: Celeste Holthaus
Program Director: Beth Lentz
Fitness Director: Jeff Anderson
Sports Director: open
Swim Director: Adrienne Phillips 
Facility Director: Frank Holden



Two Salt Water Pools
• Six lane, 25 yard lap pool
• Family Fun Pool with (with waterslide, squirting hoops, waterfall buckets and more)

8,000 Sq. Ft. State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
• Cardio equipment (with personal TV monitors)
• Strength equipment
• Free weights
• Fitlinxx® System (interactive system that tracks your fitness progress)

Other Exciting Amenities
• Family room with fooseball, air hockey, flat screen TV, board games and more
• Rock climbing wall
• Health bar serving delicious smoothies, sandwiches and salads
• Spacious lobby with comfortable seating and a stone fireplace
• Stay-n-Play activity room for kids while you exercise
• Group exercise studio for classes like Zumba, yoga, Bodypump and more
• Dedicated cycle studio
• Gymnasium
• Sauna
• Men's/Women's locker rooms
• Boys/Girls locker rooms
• Family locker rooms

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*Y Preschool, Y Before & After School Enrichment, and Y Camp available.

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Annual Giving

As a charitable organization, the Y is committed to serving all families, regardless of ability to pay. That’s why we work hard to raise the funds necessary to meet the ever-increasing need, but we cannot do it without the support of caring people like you. Please consider making a donation to help children and families in need in your community. Thank you.