Facility Updates

Rock n Roll Marathon Adjusted Hours • June 3
As the Rock n Roll Marathon closes Friar's Road in the morning, Mission Valley YMCA will open later in the day, adjusting gym hours to 1-7 p.m.
Child Watch will be closed and the pool will close at 6 p.m.

Aqua Palooza • June 10
All San Diego County YMCA pools will be closed for county-wide lifeguard training. As we get our staff ready to make your summer here a safe and enjoyable one, we appreciate your patience and understanding.

Father's Day • June 17
All YMCAs throughout San Diego County are FREE and OPEN to the community on Father's Day. Spend time with your dad relaxing in the pool, shooting some baskets in the gym, or even taking a walk on the treadmill in the Wellness Center before you head to your festivities.

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June Highlight: Day Camp

Summer Day Camp: Best Summer Ever

June 18 • When school is out, the fun times are at the Y! Summer Day Camp begins June 18 and there is still time to register. Get all camp info and register for camps here.


Family and Social

Y Active Adults: Age 50+ group

San Diego County Fair Trip

June 6 • 8:45 a.m. • All ages

Registration required
Members 62+ years old $30 | Members 61 and under $38

Participants 62+ years old $38 | Participants 61 and under $48

Join the YMCA community on a trip to the county fair to explore art exhibits, ride rides, and eat fair food.

Y Active Adults Summer Bingo Party

June 29 • 11:30 a.m.

Register by June 27
Member $8 | Participant $11

Join us for lunch, meet new friends and play some exciting Bingo! Lucky winners take home prizes.

To see what else is coming up with the Y Active Adults, look at our Summer Event Guide for Active Adults or use our Program Finder 


Learning and Development

Cymer Digital Studio

Cymer Digital Studio is a learning environment exclusive to Mission Valley YMCA outfitted with high-tech tools and professional-quality digital equipment.
You can utilize the studio by attending a class or program there, such as Youth Robotics or Adult Photoshop, or by attending open studio hours.

Next Gen Institute at Cymer Digital Studio

June 25 - August 18, 2018 • 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Program runs Monday through Friday

Attention high school students entering their freshman to junior years!
Join us for a FREE eight-week summer program where you can learn digital video and music production, graphic and web design, robotics and other valuable workplace skills such as problem solving, resume writing and teamwork.

Applications are due June 5, learn more about the program and the application process here.



Healthy Living Workshops

Essential Oils Workshop

June 2 • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. • Ages 14+ 

Registration required
Members $10 | Participants $12

Learn the basics of essential oils- what they are, how to use them safely, and the benefits and uses.

Personal training • Hiring a personal trainer is one of the sure-fire ways to ensure you stay on track to meet your goals! See Personal Training for general information and see sessions for purchase at Mission Valley Y.

Group exercise
 • Try yoga, BODYPUMP, HIIT, Zumba, cycling, Pilates and more! See our live group exercise schedule here.

Sports • Bring your game to the Y through leagues and classes!

Dance • Dancing is a fun and creative workout experience that's fun for all ages!

PLAY (Physical Learning Activities for Youth) • PLAY is a school kid program that's curriculum and daily activities center around physical fitness, health education, and character development
For more information, message our PLAY Director, Aldo Chavez, at [email protected]

Pool • To see when lap swim, recreational swim, and aquatics activities are happening, check out our monthly pool schedule.

Swim • Swim lessons provide a lifetime of safety and fun in the water. As summer approaches, choose private or group lessons (listed as stages) for all ages. See regular monthly swim lessons and programs.


Promotions: By Your Side

Help Send Kids to Camp

Join the YMCA's effort to send as many kids to camp regardless of economic background. Next time you eat at Sombrero Mexican Food, you can donate $1 or more to camp scholarships for families in need and in return, you get a $1 off coupon for any combo on your next visit.

Sombrero Mexican food has 15 locations in San Diego! See their menu, including their Healthy Dining and Kid's options, and find a location near you at http://www.sombreromex.com/

Meet San Diego Sports Legends and Contribute to the Y

Come to the San Diego Legends 5k, Saturday June 9, to run with San Diego sports legends from the Padres, Sockers, Chargers, and Aztecs.

When you register for the SD Legends - Celebrity 5k with the promo code  YMCASD  25% of your registration goes directly to the YMCA of San Diego County.

To see everything your registration includes, all of the San Diego sports celebrities who you'll be running alongside, and to register, go to http://ismsports.net/legends5k


Share the Love, Love the Reward
Our members are great at spreading the word about the Y to their friends. Next time your friend joins, be sure to tell us about it, so we can give you a FREE month of membership. You can save up to $88!

Frequent Y'er
When you visit the Y 12 times in a month, you could win a prize! Ask for your Frequent Y'er card at the Welcome Center.

When you're either starting or getting back into exercise, having someone there to get you started and guide you can be key to establishing the habit of a regular routine. KickStart is a free, 30-day program available to all members. Sign up for your appointment at the Welcome Center today!