Join us for Healthy Kids Day at the Community YMCA (2269 Gottingen Street) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 30. There will be free and fun activities for all ages, including the YMCA Canada LocalMOTION Challenge Live - a chance to win a trip with Via Rail!
The YMCA's Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday, April 21st at the Community YMCA meeting room, 2269 Gottingen Street at 12 noon. This event will feature our annual updates by Board Chair Brian Jessop and the YMCA's President & CEO Brian Posavad, with votes on important resolutions. All who donated during the 2016 [...]
The YMCA is bringing back its popular Warm Water Aqua Fit classes and Restorative Pool Time. Tentatively beginning January 30, 2017, the program will run a 12-week session from Monday to Thursday at the Grace Hansen Therapeutic Pool on the third floor of the Nova Scotia Rehabilitation and Arthritis Centre on Summer Street in Halifax. [...]
The Northern Lights Lantern Festival in North End Halifax is the newest recipient of the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth’s Peace Medallion. “To me, it’s magical to see people from young children to the elderly and everyone in between come together. We strive to contribute to a healthy, peaceful community, bringing together people in a safe, [...]
Julia MacLean has earned a well-deserved reputation as an invaluable member of the YMCA’s volunteer team. The 23-year-old Dartmouth resident has been dedicating her time to the YMCA’s Child Care Centres, first on Cornwall Street in Halifax, and most recently at the Purdy’s Wharf Child Care Centre four days per week. The volunteer opportunity with [...]