Child & Youth Aquatics Programming

Child & Youth Aquatics Programming

Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Stroke:

Increase your endurance and increase your swimming speed by joining the Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Strokes!  Here you will work on developing the swimming skills needed to be successful in as a lifesaving sport athlete!

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Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Skills & Drills:

What to try something different? Join our Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Skills & Drills program!  Here you will learn all of the different aspects of being a lifesaving sport athlete: teamwork, leadership, and lifesaving skills.  All of these are developed while having fun learning and perfecting the different events: Obstacle Swim, Manikin Tow, Line Throw, and much, much more!

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Stroke Improvement:

Perfect your swimming strokes: Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Elementary Backstroke, Breaststroke, Sidestroke, Butterfly.


Swim Lessons Registration Open Monday

We are excited to begin offering swimming lessons on Monday, February 8! Join us in registering for swimming lesson on Monday February 1, 2021  To register: Online - BEGINNING at 7:00 am HERE In-person - BEGINNING at 9:00 am Please note that registrations cannot be completed via voicemail or email. Should you have any questions, please contact our Welcome Desk team by phone, 902-423-9622 ext. 0, or email, PARENTS & TOTS (6mos to 3 yrs) Sign up LEARN TO SWIM (6 to 12 yrs) Sign up STAR PROGRAM (6 to 12 yrs) Sign up ADULT & TEEN SWIM LESSONS (13 yrs +) Sign [...]

John W. Lindsay YMCA

5640 Sackville Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1L2

Phone: 902-423-9622

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 6am to 8pm
  • Tuesday: 6am to 8pm
  • Wednesday: 6am to 8pm
  • Thursday: 6am to 8pm
  • Friday: 6am to 8pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 7pm
  • Sunday: 8am to 7pm

Contact us

(902) 423-9622 ext 0