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23 11, 2020

John W. Lindsay YMCA Reported Confirmed COVID Exposure

John W. Lindsay YMCA Reported Confirmed COVID Exposure The YMCA is committed to ensuring a safe and welcoming environment at all times. The safety of our members, participants, staff and volunteers is paramount and we will take all measures necessary to ensure that we are abiding by Public Health regulations. Monday, November 23, 2020: This [...]

16 11, 2020

John W. Lindsay YMCA – COVID Operational Plan UPDATE

The YMCA is committed to ensuring a safe and welcoming environment at all times. The safety of our members, participants, staff and volunteers is paramount and we will take all measures necessary to ensure that we are abiding by Public Health regulations. Monday, November 16, 2020: As we near the one month mark of opening, [...]

13 11, 2020

Potential Exposure Notice at the John W. Lindsay YMCA 

Potential Exposure Notice at the John W. Lindsay YMCA The YMCA takes the safety, health and well-being of our members, participants, volunteers and staff seriously. As such we are committed to informing you of any potential exposures of COVID-19 in our facilities. On Friday, November 13th, 2020 at 12:40pm Public Health contacted the YMCA to [...]

13 11, 2020

YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth Celebrates YMCA Peace Week

YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth Celebrates YMCA Peace Week     HALIFAX, NS – November 13, 2020 – From November 14-16, during YMCA Peace Week, the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth, together with YMCAs across Canada, are celebrating the presence of peace in our communities, and reflecting on the peace building work that happens all year both inside [...]

19 10, 2020

John W. Lindsay YMCA Officially Opens Its Doors to the Community

For Immediate Release: John W. Lindsay YMCA Officially Opens Its Doors to the Community  HALIFAX, NS - October 19, 2020 - The John W. Lindsay YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth officially opens today. The much-anticipated venue will be a centrepiece for the community to gather and participate in life-enhancing activities. The 70,000 square foot facility at South [...]

3 07, 2020

Re-Opening our YMCA

The need for YMCA programs and services is more important than ever.  We’re here to help you focus on what matters most: your health, your family, and the supports you need to return to work and re-engage in your community. It will feel different when you return to your YMCA, but we will continue to strive [...]

24 03, 2020

COVID-19 Resources

The YMCA ensures that all its regulations meet public health recommendations and updates to maintain the safety of our members, staff, and volunteers. Update Feb 26,2021: With cases rising, Premier Iain Rankin and Dr. Robert Strang, chief medical officer of health, announced today, Feb. 26, that tighter restrictions will return in areas of Halifax [...]

17 01, 2020

The John W. Lindsay YMCA Community Hub is OPEN!

Over 300 Haligonians have already said they’re IN by pre-registering for their John W. Lindsay YMCA membership - and you could be next. Our John W. Lindsay Community Hub in Spring Garden Place (5640 Spring Garden Road, Suite 203), is now open regular hours. Come meet the team and have a chance to win your membership every [...]

13 12, 2019

Pre-registration for John W. Lindsay Memberships begin tomorrow!

We’re excited to meet you! From December 14 - 21, the new John W. Lindsay Community Hub in Spring Garden Place (5640 Spring Garden Road, Suite 203) will be running a special holiday pop-up, giving our JWL newsletter subscribers exclusive access to pre-register for the John W. Lindsay YMCA. For all membership details visit: www.jwl2020.ca [...]

17 09, 2019

Peace Medal Nominations Now Open

YMCA Peace Medal Nomination Form YMCA Peace Medal Breakfast  Mark your calendars for our Peace Medal Breakfast. This year our breakfast will be held on November 19th from 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM at Pier 21.  YMCA Peace Week is a time when we celebrate the presence of peace in our communities, and reflect on the peace-building [...]