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4 11, 2020

What’s included in a membership?

All memberships include unlimited, all-inclusive access to swim lessons, fitness classes, pools, cardio, recreational programming, and ultimate flexibility - no cancellation fee, and membership holds for up to three months in a calendar year. We will also offer special member rates for personal training, small group training, day camps, and specialty programs.

4 11, 2020

How has the YMCA prepared for physical distancing?

A brand new, modern facility allows us to open with state-of-the-art safety features and procedures right from day one. With 70,000 square feet to work with and plenty of bright open spaces, we can welcome a lot of members and participants at the same time, while still keeping everyone safe, distanced and well. Our smart [...]

4 11, 2020

What are some of the main facility features?

With 70,000 square feet of space, we’ve got something for everyone, including: three pools and a state-of-the-art gym, two levels of strength and cardio equipment, an indoor walking/running/wheeling track, four wellness studios for classes and programming, a childminding centre to support parents and caregivers while they work out, a Child and Family Development Centre with [...]

4 11, 2020

Will the facility be open to everyone, including non-members?

YES! Our YMCA prides itself on being the most inclusive place around. You do not need a membership to use the Y. Day passes will be available at reasonable rates so that everyone in the HRM can enjoy this centre of community. There will also be access to community spaces like our centre of reflection [...]

4 11, 2020

I am not ready to purchase a membership. Do you offer trial memberships to try out the YMCA?

You can try out the Y by purchasing a day pass or a punch card Day Pass: $10 (Adult); $8 (Student & Youth) Day passes are valid at the time of purchase until closing same day.

4 11, 2020

Why is there not a senior membership option?

The John W. Lindsay YMCA is pleased to offer four different memberships types, including our innovative partner membership option. The YMCA always aims to offer inclusive spaces for everyone, of all ages. As a charity committed to building a healthy and inclusive community, the YMCA also offers financial assistance. We never turn away an interested member [...]

4 11, 2020

What Group fitness programs are available at the John W. Lindsay YMCA?

Our all-in-one programming is tailored to your fitness goals and schedules. Check out our list of programs and schedules. You can also view the group schedule on the My Y App by selecting the Group Fitness Classes icon or the Schedules icon on the home screen. To start using the App: Download My Y App from Google Play or [...]

4 11, 2020

How do I book my spot in a Group Fitness class?

We encourage you to download and start to use the My Y App for ease of booking. You can also give us a call at  (902) 423-9622 (press 0) however, due to high volume of activity at the Welcome Desk, you may not always get through to our staff. How to start using the App: [...]

4 11, 2020

How do I login into My Y App?

To start using the My Y App, you are required to have a YMCA membership with the John W Lindsay YMCA. This means your bi-weekly payment plan is set up and you have received your membership card. To start using the App: Download My Y App from Google Play or the App Store into your phone Open the app and enter [...]

4 11, 2020

Can I register for fitness classes without a membership?

If you purchased a day pass or a 10-day punch card you will need to book your spot in-person at the JWL YMCA. Our day pass rates are $10 for adults and $8 for Students and Youth.