Langara Family YMCA - Fall 2019

Thursday

Aquatics

  • 5:30AM - 9:00AM Full Lane Swim
    The entire pool is a available for lane swimming. Swimming is a healthy, low impact workout that can be done for a lifetime. Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. Swim lanes are available for all swim abilities and ages. Choose a lane that is best suited to your pace and you’ll soon be on your way to healthier mind and body. Children under 8 years of age...
    Langara Family YMCA Pool
  • 9:15AM - 10:00AM Shallow Aquafit

    This aerobics class in shallow water is a fun, safe and effective way to tone muscles, burn calories and keep fit without stressing your joints! It’s perfect if you are new to aquafit. All levels welcome.

    This is a great class for individuals managing a chronic health condition as it follows a gentler pace. Like other aquafit classes, it offers strength gains and improved circulation.

    Langara Family YMCA Pool
  • 11:00AM - 4:00PM Open Swim
    Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied (within arm’s reach at all times) by a responsible person at least 16 years of age. Use YMCA Open Swim times to improve your cardio fitness and muscle tone, or to just have some fun in the water! All sessions are supervised by a National Lifeguard® certified lifeguard. Available at no cost to YMCA members, open swim sessions are...
    Langara Family YMCA Pool
  • 11:00AM - 4:00PM Partial Lane Swim
    The pool will have one to three lanes dedicated for swimming. Additional aquatic activities will be occuring in other areas of the pool. Swimming is a healthy workout that can be done for a lifetime. It is a low-impact activity that benefits both the mind and the body. Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. During partial lane swimming, people of all swim abilities...
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  • 6:30PM - 7:00PM Adult Lessons Drop-in

    It's never too late to learn to swim or improve your stroke technique! Our certified YMCA swim instructors can help you achieve your swimming goals. In addition, you will learn valuable skills that will keep you safe in and around the water with this course.

    This drop-in prorgram is included with your YMCA membership.

    Langara Family YMCA Pool
  • 7:30PM - 10:30PM Open Swim
    Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied (within arm’s reach at all times) by a responsible person at least 16 years of age. Use YMCA Open Swim times to improve your cardio fitness and muscle tone, or to just have some fun in the water! All sessions are supervised by a National Lifeguard® certified lifeguard. Available at no cost to YMCA members, open swim sessions are...
    Langara Family YMCA Pool
  • 7:30PM - 10:30PM Partial Lane Swim
    The pool will have one to three lanes dedicated for swimming. Additional aquatic activities will be occuring in other areas of the pool. Swimming is a healthy workout that can be done for a lifetime. It is a low-impact activity that benefits both the mind and the body. Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. During partial lane swimming, people of all swim abilities...
    Langara Family YMCA Pool

Child, Youth & Family

  • 9:00AM - 12:30PM Childminding

    Let our trained staff  watch your kids so you can take care of yourself. YMCA Childminding is available for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years so you are able to participate in a fitness class, go for a swim or meet friends in the facility.

    Please visit the Membership Desk to purchase child minding cards for your visit. 

     

    Langara Family YMCA Childminding Room
  • 12:30PM - 4:00PM Family Play Time

    Families that spend time together thrive and raise healthy, resilient kids who are connected and engaged with their community. Play with your child and meet other families and make
    new friends. Parent supervision required.

     
    Langara Family YMCA Childminding Room
  • 3:00PM - 4:00PM Action Kids
    The afterschool hours can be a challenge for families. Parents working longer hours often means kids are sitting around at home by themselves. Action Kids, an active after school program, gives kids a chance to learn healthy habits through sports, games and outdoor play led by caring and supportive staff and volunteers. Optional homework support available. Spring dates TBD. To learn more, contact...
    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 4:00PM - 5:00PM Active Games

    Ready, Set, Go! Active Games gives kids the chance to learn the art of team building and cooperation through a variety of fun and easy-to-learn games. Activities are  well structured, positive and FUN, and concentrate on developing the ABCs – Agility, Balance, Coordination and Speed.

    This drop-in program is included with YMCA Membership.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 4:00PM - 5:00PM Preschool Creative Play

    It’s easier to learn when you’re having fun! Kids get creative and explore through a variety of activities that help them develop fine motor skills and hand eye coordination. Activities include puzzle games, cooperative games, circle time and much more.

    Langara Family YMCA Multi Purpose room
  • 4:15PM - 8:15PM Childminding

    Let our trained staff  watch your kids so you can take care of yourself. YMCA Childminding is available for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years so you are able to participate in a fitness class, go for a swim or meet friends in the facility.

    Please visit the Membership Desk to purchase child minding cards for your visit. 

     

    Langara Family YMCA Childminding Room
  • 5:00PM - 6:00PM School Age Creative Play

    It’s easier to learn when you’re having fun! Kids explore their creativity and imagination through activities such as drama, art, games, and circle timeand much more.

    This drop-in program is included with YMCA Membership.

    Langara Family YMCA Youth Room
  • 5:00PM - 6:00PM Multi-Sports

    Kids can jump, shoot and score while playing a variety of sports related games. They can make friends, have fun and learn the values of fair play through basic sports.

    This drop in program is included with YMCA Membership.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium West
  • 5:00PM - 6:00PM Active Play

    Playing and exploring is more fun with friends! Active Play helps kids improve coordination, agility, and balance while engaging in activities with other kids. Children are encouraged to run, jump, catch, throw, balance and alter their body shape in this program that lays the foundation for future success in skill development.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium East

Gymnasium - Open Gym & Drop In Sports

  • 5:30AM - 10:45AM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

     

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 12:15PM - 3:15PM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

     

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 8:30PM - 10:30PM Badminton

    Come in and perfect your backhand! Drop-in and play some badminton against other members or bring a friend. Nets will be set up, and birdies and racquets are available to sign out.

    This drop-in program is included with your YMCA Membership.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium

Health & Fitness

  • 9:15AM - 10:00AM Barre
    This ballet inspired class uses the barre and other lightweight equipment such as bands and small balls to help you with balance, stability, strength and coordination. No dance experience required! This is an energizing class that integrates the ballet barre, weighted balls, resistance bands and other equipment to provide a full body stretch and strength workout – with a dance-like...
    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 9:30AM - 10:00AM Synrgy Express
    This condensed 30-minute multi-fitness class is for all levels of exercisers. You will train smarter and better using battle ropes, TRX® suspension trainers, medicine balls, cables and kettlebells. Sure to make you sweat, this express class is a great way to get moving in a short amount of time. Each exercise uses equipment you may not use every day, making this class a great way to add...
    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 10:30AM - 11:30AM Hatha Yoga

    Hatha Yoga is great for increasing your flexibility, relieving tension and allowing the body and mind to connect. This class is an introduction to basic breathing techniques, postures and relaxation exercises.

    Find your inner calm and take some time to focus on you and your breath with this yoga style designed to increase your awareness of the present and ability to relax.

    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 11:00AM - 12:00PM Total Sculpt Gold
    Sculpt and tone your muscles through techniques that improve strength and endurance while working your core muscle groups. This class is designed for participants 55 years and older. In addition to our members who are 55+, this class is ideal for those looking for low impact workout and individuals with mobility issues. Our expert instructors will offer a wide variety of options for every fitness...
    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 12:00PM - 1:00PM Zumba ®

    Zumba® is a hit at the YMCA! It's a great way to get your body moving and improve your health while having fun.

    Raise your heart rate through the fast interval stage which includes quick dance moves, and then recover in the slower interval that follows.

    Join us for a calorie-burning, easy-to-follow dance fitness-party™ choreographed to Latin and international rhythms.

    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 1:15PM - 2:15PM Pilates

    Pilates uses the principles of core strength, breathing and muscular integration to improve your posture, align your body, increase your strength and tone your muscles.

    You will have the choice to use props to assist with your stability and allowing you to increase the intensity of your poses.

    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 2:30PM - 4:25PM Line Dancing
    This entertaining class uses basic line dancing moves and routines, with an emphasis on fitness, fun and individual creativity. Yeehaw! No dance experience is required for this social class. It's a great way to burn off stress by having fun, laughing and getting your workout in at the same time. Plus, when was the last time you line danced? It's not something you get to do often: until...
    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 5:30PM - 6:25PM Pure Step
    Pure Step uses an adjustable, non-slip platform step for a full-body, top calorie-burning class. You can easily adapt the step height to your fitness level. Plus it's easy on your joints and so much fun you won't even realize you're exercising! Choose a lower step height if you are a beginner or are recovering from an injury. Raising the step height increases the challenge of each...
    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 6:15PM - 7:15PM Mossa Group Power®

    Group Power combines traditional strength exercises with the hottest functional training moves to make you fitter and stronger. High-rep training, athletic movements, and a personalized training approach are key components of this results-driven workout. Add to this dynamic and motivational music and it simply is the most fun you’ll have strength training.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 6:30PM - 7:25PM Yoga
    Rediscover and improve your strength, balance, and flexibility through yoga. YMCA Yoga classes help you relax your mind while gently challenging, stretching and relaxing your muscles. Don't worry if you're not flexible: yoga is safe and healthy for a wide range of body types. You’ll soon notice a stronger, more balanced body and an increase in your overall feeling of health and...
    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 7:00PM - 9:00PM Capoeira

    Introduce yourself to this aesthetically spectacular Afro-Brazilian martial art-style dance. First practiced by slaves, this liberation fight-dance has evolved into a fascinating mix of movements.

    This martial art based group fitness class combines elements of dance, cardio and strength training.  

    Langara Family YMCA Multi Purpose room
  • 7:30PM - 8:30PM Zumba ®

    Zumba® is a hit at the YMCA! It's a great way to get your body moving and improve your health while having fun.

    Raise your heart rate through the fast interval stage which includes quick dance moves, and then recover in the slower interval that follows.

    Join us for a calorie-burning, easy-to-follow dance fitness-party™ choreographed to Latin and international rhythms.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
  • 7:30PM - 8:30PM Belly Dancing

    Belly Dancing is one of the oldest and most evolved forms of dance in the world. Stretch and tone your body while you learn this ancient and beautiful art form.

    Improve your body awareness and coordination while exploring personal expression. This class works on core muscles, cardio, flexibility and your lower body while enjoying some hip-shaking moves!

    Langara Family YMCA Fitness Studio
  • 8:30PM - 10:30PM Badminton

    Come in and perfect your backhand! Drop-in and play some badminton against other members or bring a friend. Nets will be set up, and birdies and racquets are available to sign out.

    This drop-in program is included with your YMCA Membership.

    Langara Family YMCA Gymnasium
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