Sports & Recreation
Play your favourite sports and games, or try something new. From kids to adults, we’ve got something for everyone.
Play singles or doubles in a sport that requires and can improve aerobic stamina, agility, strength, speed and precision. Use our equipment or bring your own.
Spend family time being active at the Y! Preschool climbers, a variety of bikes, balls and other fun toys are laid out for you to play with. An adult must accompany and directly supervise children at all times.
This activity is for shooting practice and drills. Basketball games are PROHIBITED due to Covid-19 restrictions. Maximums vary but top out at 12 participants and times are allotted for various age groups. Please see our schedule for details.
Meet your friends at the Y on Friday nights for sports, crafts & games. 8-12 year olds will also enjoy a swim (4-7 year olds and those who do not pass the swim test will get all their energy out in the gym before heading home to bed). Give mom and dad a couple hours off while you spend time with our staff having fun! Children will be separated into age categories during program in order to meet age-specific needs.
Program requires parent to sign children in and out. This program is included free for YMCA members, but carries a $8 fee for non-members, to be paid at the Welcome Desk each visit. Children must be signed in by 6:15 pm. In the Summer, children must be pre-registered as we have a limited spaces available.
Kung Fu is a traditional form of martial arts that not only educates an efficient style of self-defense but also history, philosophy and ethics. Join us in learning the basics of this art form from SiFu, Trevor Uitvlugt. Register for sessions through ACTIVE Net.
Our gym is available for your use! As it is a shared space, consideration must be given to various activities. Racquet sports are not permitted unless specified. To enjoy open gym, users must be 10 years or older, OR be accompanied by an adult. Appropriate footwear must be worn.
A time for parents and children to enjoy use of our gym for sports and activities together! Parents must accompany and directly supervise children throughout this time. Equipment available is limited to bikes, balls, nets and mats (selection may vary).
A fun racquet sport which combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. The speed of the ball and the size of the court make this game accessible to a wider range of players. Use our equipment or bring your own. Players waiting for their turn are asked to wait in our lounge area for safety reasons.
Pickleball is a paddle sport which combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. In this program we will concentrate on learning the basic skills required to play this sport.
For players who are well acquainted with the game of Pickleball. Proper Pickleball rules and etiquette will be followed. Equipment is available for use; you may bring your own. Players waiting for their turn are asked to wait in our lounge area for safety reasons.
Start with a 45-minutes session of play in our Gymnasium and finish off in the pool with a 30-minute Lil’ Dippers swim lesson. Register for this program on ACTIVE Net.
Coordination, scrimmages, sportsmanship and teamwork. Supervision is provided for all programs under 10 years old.
Join in on a fun hour of stories and creativity. Activities and games will be based on the story told each week.
A 45-minute session of staff-led hockey drills and and skill development. Physical distance will be maintained throughout the session. Games will be no touch and all equipment used will be disinfected before and after each use.
Enjoy a safe, physically distanced, and cozy social atmosphere for knitters and crocheters at all levels and ages.
Participants must bring their own knitting needles and/or crochet hooks. Feel free to bring your own project or participate in the Y knitting projects. Yarn will be supplied for YMCA knitting projects, all of which will be donated back to our community for those in need.