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YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce News & Events


Upcoming Events

Annual Events 



Upcoming Events

Try a Triathlon!
Sunday, April 15 - First Wave: 9 AM, Second Wave: 9:20 AM
Member: Suggested $10 donation | Public $15
Try a Triathlon here at the Y! Swim, Bike and Run for 15 mins each and see how far you can go.You don’t have to participate in all three events, you can do your choice of 2/3. Register for your desired time at the Welcome Desk or call 519-376-0484

Healthy Lifestyles Workshops 
Every Month, enjoy workshops organized by YMCA Staff featuring local health care professionals. Register at our Welcome Desk or call 519-376-0484. 

Next Workshop:
Meal Planning Basics
April 3, 7 - 8 PM
Member: FREE | Public: $15 
Join Natasha Beatson, Registered Dietitian with Zehrs Owen Sound and enjoy a recipe demonstration, receive step-by-step instructions for creating your very own meal plan and learn:

  • The basics of being food organized
  • How to be a smart shopper
  • The benefits of eating savvy
  •  How you can save time and money

Information can be adapted for individuals, couples and families!

Optimizing Your Health & Wellness
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:
Mental Health: April 10, 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Presenter: Carol Pellow, Social Worker

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, May 27, 2018


Family Day: Monday, February 19, 2018

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


YMCA Peace Week: November 17 - 24, 2018

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. 


YMCA Healthy Kids Day:  Sunday April 29, 2018

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. 


Annual General Meeting: 2018 date to be announced!

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.  Thank you to everyone who attended the 140th AGM in September 2017! We are excited to see you all at next years!