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Please ensure you check our Program Schedule page prior to visiting to see if there are any schedule changes or closures. 

Upcoming Events

First Annual Online Auction
November 1-17, 2019
Make Christmas shopping easy this year with the First Annual YMCA Online Auction! Browse through a great selection of items and bid for your favourites, while supporting the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign, which supports our financial assistance program! Items range in value from $10-$1500+. Gift certificates, Artwork, Buffalo Bills tickets, a signed Team Canada Jersey and more!

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Spoke Skills
Sundays, 12:30-2 PM (Nov. 24 - Jan. 26, no class Dec. 29)
Member: FREE | Public: $80
Based on the Spoke Skills Resource developed by ONPARA, this pilot program is the first and only of its kind in Grey Bruce! Spoke Skills is an introductory skill building program, participants will have the opportunity to learn and participate in a variety of games, including wheelchair basketball, to improve their sport wheelchair skills. Learn how to wheel, pass, turn, and shoot, along with other important skills!

Registration required. Visit our Welcome Desk or call 519-376-0484 ext. 0
*Ages 8+ (Parent must be present for ages 8-12.  Should Parent/Guardian wish to participate, registration is required).
**Sport wheelchairs are provided but limited. Participants are welcome to bring their own Sport wheelchair if they have one.

Bring a Friend for FREE
November 25 - December 8
Members, here’s your chance to show your friends what you love about the Y! Whether it’s a swim, group class or workout, share your experience with a friend during this 14 day promo. *One friend per member, per day. Member’s can bring the same friend more than once or a different friend each day during the time period. Photo ID is required upon signing in at our Welcome Desk. 

Optimizing Your Health & Wellness Workshops
FREE Monthly Education Workshops in partnership with Grey Bruce Health Services taking place on the second Tuesday of every month and are designed for those who had a stroke, heart surgery, heart attack, or who have had other heart conditions including high blood pressure or cholesterol; or are at risk. Register through our Cardiac Rehab office, 519-376-4832.

Next Workshop:
Medication Talk
December 10, 1:30 - 3:30 PM
Presenter: Richard Eppel, Clinical Pharmacist

Annual Events at your YMCA 

Partner Days

Every few months residents of Owen Sound and Georgian Bluffs enjoy free access to the YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics facility in thanks for the community's help developing our amazing building. Enjoy a swim, try one of the regularly scheduled fitness classes, play in the gym with your family and more - all for free. Next Partner Day: Sunday, November 24, 2019

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Family Day: February 17, 2020

Drop in for free family activities at the YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics facility!

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YMCA Peace Week: November 16-23, 2019

The Y is dedicated to building healthy communities - and peace is fundamental to strong, happy and healthy communities.  During Peace Week, YMCAs across the country promote ways we can build peace, and highlight the peace-building work that happens all year round, both inside and outside the YMCA.  The YMCA Peace Medal is awarded to people from coast to coast who have been engaged in work promoting peace in their communities. At our YMCA the Medal is awarded in a ceremony during Peace Week. 

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YMCA Healthy Kids Day:  Sunday, April 26, 2020

Come to the Y and celebrate our national day dedicated to improving the health and well-being of kids. It’s a FREE event for everyone in the community. 

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Annual General Meeting: September 17, 2019

Join us and hear what your YMCA has accomplished over the past year.  Our AGM is a great opportunity to meet Board members and senior staff, see what's been planned for the future of your organization and get an understanding of the achievements that drive us forward.  

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