One membership. All the benefits.

At the YMCA, get ready to say hello to a brand new year! We’re here for your new possibilities, igniting new passions, and making new memories together. Join your new active and supportive community today and you will gain access to everything you need to reach your health and fitness goals including drop-in fitness classes, great weight floor amenities, court sports like basketball and badminton, lane swimming and much more — all included with your membership! One time joiner fee of $50.

  • No locked-in contracts
  • A free fitness consultation
  • Free swim lessons for all ages
  • Unlimited drop-in group fitness classes including yoga, bootcamp, cycling and more
  • Unlimited drop-in pool activities including Aquafit and lane swimming
  • Member discounts on registered programs and personal training
  • Child minding services
  • Free membership hold options
  • Access to Canadian YMCA membership centres

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Membership Biweekly Rate
Individual $28
Student & Youth $18.50
Partner $48
Family $60

Download our Spring 2021 Program Guide

Check out our Spring 2021 Program guide and discover 70,000 square feet of health and wellness resources just for you in the heart of downtown Halifax. #PowerofBelonging


Temporary Closure Period: Friday, April 23 – Thursday, May 20, 2021 (inclusive)

Dear friends of the John W. Lindsay YMCA, We are sure you have heard during the Nova Scotia Government's press conference today, the new Public Health restrictions that will be in place as of Friday, April 23, 2021 for a period of four weeks. Unfortunately, we will have to postpone programming until we are otherwise advised by Public Health. Temporary Closure Period: Friday, April 23 – Thursday, May 20, 2021 (inclusive) The YMCA is committed to ensuring a safe and welcoming environment for all. The safety of our members, participants, staff and volunteers is of the utmost importance, and therefore [...]

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]