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Exciting news! Women’s Change Room Makeover

Women’s Change Room Makeover September 1-23 As part of our commitment to offering you the best membership experience possible, we’re updating our Women’s Change Room to refresh the space and make it like new. Enhancements include: New showers and tiling Modern, upgraded vanities, counters and sinks New flooring Enhanced lighting New lockers and privacy stalls [...]

August 13th, 2018|Blog|

Our Commitment to Truth and Reconciliation

June 21, 2018 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. Truth and Reconciliation has been a key focus for us at the YMCA of Oakville. We have partnered with other community agencies and organizations to bring a series of events and discussions on Truth and Reconciliation in Halton, focused on bringing Indigenous and non-Indigenous members of the [...]

June 21st, 2018|Blog|

Add Learning How to Swim to Your Child’s List of Basic Life Skills

There is a list of basic life skills all parents instinctively know they must teach their children to keep them safe and healthy. It includes habits like looking both ways before you cross the street, washing your hands with soap and water and eating the right amount of fruits and vegetables every day. For too [...]

June 11th, 2018|Blog|

Youth Gain Confidence and Skills at Halton Sport Leadership

On Thursday, June 7 we are proud to be hosting the Halton Sport Leadership graduation ceremony for the class of 2018. This is Oakville's fourth group of graduates, but the first for both Burlington and Milton. Three participating schools from Oakville, two from Milton and four from Burlington identified students to participate in this alternative [...]

June 1st, 2018|Blog|