November 25, 2020 – Update : 

Due to Public Health restrictions that will be in place as of Wednesday November 25 at midnight for a period of two weeks we will have to postpone most of our Community YMCA Programming until we are otherwise advised by Public Health.

This includes; Men’s Prep Basketball, Pickleball, Badminton, Volleyball, Soccer and Panthers Basketball, Weekend Youth Basketball.

Our Youth Leadership groups will be moving to an online virtual platform with details to come.

For more information, please contact Amber Grosse, YMCA Child and Youth Supervisor at: [email protected] 


YMCA Junior Leaders is an eight week YMCA program offered at the Community YMCA during the summer school break each year for youth interested in leadership skills development and volunteer opportunities within the YMCA. The program helps youth develop and grow through:

  • Conflict resolution
  • Problem solving and communications
  • Introduction to YMCA core values
  • Career explorations and job search skills
  • Developing YMCA Summer Day Camp program activities
  • Taking an active leadership role within YMCA Day Camps, working directly with children

Junior Leaders: Youth ages 12 – 15 are eligible to participate. Senior Leaders: Youth ages 16 – 18 are eligible to participate. For questions and registration information, contact: TL Johannesson,  [email protected]

Detailed Schedule & Registration Information

Location Address Dates & Times Ages
Community YMCA 2269 Gottingen St., Halifax Dates TBA 12-15

Schedule effective from June – September