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Rediscover your Y

At the YMCA, membership means more. This January, why not rediscover your Y? For one membership fee, you get unlimited fitness classes like Zumba, Aquafit, Yoga, TRX, Cyclefit, swim lessons, and NEW classes like barre, TeamBeats, small group personal training and more. Take a look at our program schedules to find class times that work [...]

January 5th, 2018|News and Events|

Barre Launch Party

What is Barre? Ballet... with attitude! New to the YMCA of Oakville in January 2018, Barre is a dynamic, energizing class that combines the ballet barre with small resistance equipment to provide a full body stretch with a dance-like approach. View our 2018 Winter Program Schedule for class times   Barre Launch Party Join us [...]

December 27th, 2017|News and Events|

Home for the Holidays at the Y

This holiday season, give the gift of health to someone you love. Gift certificates for YMCA memberships and personal training packages are available now. Visit the Peter Gilgan Family YMCA today to purchase. Visit the Peter Gilgan Family YMCA at 410 Rebecca Street for more details Holiday Program Schedule available now! Family Festive Pass - Only [...]

December 5th, 2017|News and Events|

It Starts Here on National Philanthropy Day

In celebration of National Philanthropy Day on November 15, the YMCA has been featured in a special Philanthropy in Canada insert in the Globe and Mail newspaper. Using stories of members from YMCA's across Canada, the article talks about the charitable mission of YMCA's in Canada. One of our own YMCA of Oakville members, Niya, is featured [...]

November 15th, 2017|News and Events|

YMCA Peace Medal nominees announced

Thanks to everyone who submitted nominations for youth, adults and groups who are doing amazing peace work in our community! The following nominees will be honoured for their charitable work at the YMCA Community Breakfast for Peace on November 23. YOUTH Aiden Lee Aiden is a young artist who has been inspired to use art [...]

November 13th, 2017|News and Events|

Grand Opening YMCA Outdoor Classroom

Community Open House and Grand Opening Celebration YMCA Outdoor Classroom Tuesday, October 24 5:00-6:30 p.m. St. Bernadette School Kindergarten and YMCA Child Care Playgrounds 1201 Heritage Way Oakville The YMCA of Oakville, in partnership with the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB), will host a joint community open house and official grand opening of their [...]

October 23rd, 2017|News and Events|

Appointment of Shared CEO

Media Release For Immediate Release  YMCA of Oakville & YMCA of Niagara Announce Appointment of Shared CEO Kyle Barber to Provide Joint Leadership Beginning October 16, 2017 October 5, 2017 - To further strengthen the YMCA’s impact on their local communities, the YMCA of Niagara and YMCA of Oakville Boards of Directors are proud to enter [...]

October 16th, 2017|News and Events|

Email server offline Aug 4 at 10 pm

August Long Weekend Notification Scheduled email server shutdown Our email server will be taking a break this weekend to perform some necessary system upgrades. Starting tonight, Friday, August 4 at 10:00 pm, and continuing throughout the weekend, our email server will be offline. Although email will not be available, our YMCA website will be. Our Peter [...]

August 4th, 2017|News and Events|

Women’s Plus Renovations

Renovation update June 21, 2017 Due to unexpected construction delays, the Women's Plus change-room is now scheduled to re-open on June 30. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience. If you have any questions, please visit our membership services desk. Women's Plus Renovations Starting May 1, we'll be renovating [...]

April 13th, 2017|News and Events|

Gabrielle Scrimshaw keynote speaker for 2017 Community Breakfast!

We are excited to announce that Gabrielle Scrimshaw will be the keynote speaker for our 2017 YMCA Community Breakfast for Peace. This highly anticipated event is a special celebration of peace in the Oakville community with YMCA Peace Medals awarded to those making a difference through their charitable work. The breakfast is part of YMCA [...]

March 22nd, 2017|News and Events|