Community YMCA Updates

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14 04, 2021

YMCA 2021 Summer Day Camps Registration opens April 12, 2021

2YMCA 2021 Summer Day Camps Registration opens April 12, 2021 The YMCA Summer Day Camps are exciting environments for campers to meet new friends and participate in a variety of fun-filled activities. Parents will see their children build confidence and learn skills that will last a lifetime. Camps include daily swimming and field trips within our Community. July [...]

26 02, 2021


The Government has put a stop on sport competition for the next 4 weeks. This means that the Metro Basketball Association will cease operations and games for the next 4 weekends beginning with this weekend’s (Feb. 27 & 28) games being cancelled. While we are saddened by this news we fully support the Government and [...]

11 02, 2021

Update – Spectators at the Community Y weekend basketball games

To our Community YMCA members, Due to rules of the Metro Basketball League we will not be allowed to have spectators at the Community YMCA weekend Basketball games. While this is very sad news for all of us, we must follow the direction of the league that our club plays in. Thank you for your [...]

2 02, 2021

NS Storm Update

NS Storm Update 7:00am 02/02/21: According to current weather conditions as of 7:00am 02/02/21 we would like to notify you of the following updates to our programs. YMCA Before and After School Programming is cancelled for today. Community YMCA, Purdy's Wharf Child Care Centre, and Centre for Immigrant Programs will delay opening until noon. YMCA [...]

25 01, 2021

Updated rules for 2021 Basketball Season

Hello everyone, please see below for the updated rules for our basketball season. Bottom line- the kids can play! We are finally able to begin the 2020-21 MBA season. As was mentioned over the past number of months, this season is going to look very different than seasons gone by. The league has actively put [...]

15 01, 2021

The Community YMCA Panthers are back in action

The Community YMCA Panthers are back in action. We have completed the team lists and if you haven't already, you will be receiving a phone call this week and next to let you know your Coach and practice time. This year we are able to charge an excellent rate to you to cover the league [...]

4 01, 2021

Full Time Day Camp Available from January 4 – January 8

The YMCA of Greater Halifax/ Dartmouth will be offering a Full-time Day Camp January 4 to January 8 from 8:30am to 5pm. We have two sites available, the Community YMCA and Apostles Church. The cost will be $100 for the week, per child. Please email for more information and to register your child(ren).

24 11, 2020

November 24, 2020 Update – Temporary Closure Notice

Dear Community YMCA Participants,  We are sure you have heard during the Nova Scotia Government’s press conference today, some new Public Health restrictions that will be in place as of Wednesday November 25 at midnight for a period of two weeks. Unfortunately, we will have to postpone most of our Community YMCA Programming until we are [...]