Community doesn’t stop at your YMCA!

Did you know we offer a virtual YMCA experience? Sign up for a virtual membership today at the John W. Lindsay YMCA for only $14.99 per month and gain access to live fitness classes, on-demand fitness workouts, wellness programs and fun activities
for the whole family! When we reopen, transfer to a full membership of your choice and save $50 on the joiner fee!

Sign up for Virtual Membership

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 Rates
Individual $28 – Biweekly
Student & Youth $18.50 – Biweekly
Partner $48 – Biweekly
Family $60 – Biweekly
Virtual Memberships *NEW* $14.99- Monthly


One membership. All the benefits.

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

FREE Swim Lessons for YMCA Members!

The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth offers FREE swimming lessons for members of all ages!

How do I sign up?

  • Step 1: Sign up for a YMCA Membership
  • Step 2: Register for your first swim lesson: CLICK HERE

Learn more about our different Aquatics programs at the YMCA HERE

We are here to help you build unstoppable healthy habits. Access personal training at our YMCA effective June 2nd before reopening safely with COVID-19 phase 2.

We are here to help you build unstoppable healthy habits. Access personal training at our YMCA effective June 2nd before reopening safely with COVID-19 Phase 2

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]