Child & Youth Aquatics Programming2021-06-02T09:52:56+00:00

Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Stroke:

Increase your endurance and increase your swimming speed by joining the Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Strokes!  Here you will work on developing the swimming skills needed to be successful in as a lifesaving sport athlete!

Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Skills & Drills:

What to try something different? Join our Jr. Lifesaving Sport – Skills & Drills program!  Here you will learn all of the different aspects of being a lifesaving sport athlete: teamwork, leadership, and lifesaving skills.  All of these are developed while having fun learning and perfecting the different events: Obstacle Swim, Manikin Tow, Line Throw, and much, much more!

Stroke Improvement:

Perfect your swimming strokes: Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Elementary Backstroke, Breaststroke, Sidestroke, Butterfly.

Planning on missing a swimming class?  Let us know by emailing us at [email protected].


Aquatic Centre Opens January 11, 2021

COVID Operational Procedures Safe Swimming with COVID-19 How to Register in the My Y App We are excited that our Aquatic Centre will be opening on Monday, January 11th at 6:00 am!  Before you join us in the pool, we would like to let you know that you should expect: Get prepared to swim: Use the MyY app to book your lane, time in the Hydrotherapy Whirlpool, or in an aquatic fitness class.  Everyone using the pools must reserve their spot. Pack your swim bag with everything you need, e.g., bathing suit, towel, and lock (towels are provided for Plus members). Before coming on [...]

John W. Lindsay YMCA

5640 Sackville Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1L2

Phone: 902-423-9622

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 5:45am to 8pm
  • Tuesday: 5:45am to 8pm
  • Wednesday: 5:45am to 8pm
  • Thursday: 5:45am to 8pm
  • Friday: 5:45amto 8pm
  • Saturday: 7:45am to 7pm
  • Sunday: 7:45am to 7pm

Contact us

(902) 423-9622 ext 0 [email protected]