What's New This Month At Copley-Price Family YMCA

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Kickstart Your New Year's Fitness Goals

Let’s get a jump start on your New Year’s fitness resolution! Join us in our 12 Days of Fitness challenge, and complete all 12 fitness challenges for a chance to win a variety of prizes.

How to Play:

  • Grab a fitness challenge card from the front desk or fitness center
  • Each day you complete a challenge, a Wellness Coach will sign off on your challenge card
  • Finish all 12 challenges and submit your challenge card to the front-desk for a chance to a variety of prizes


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Popular Family Activities

Birthday Parties

Let's Celebrate • Multiple Dates Available

Dive in for a fun party in the pool at the Y! We have several options available. We book birthday parties on a first come, first served basis.

Learn More About Birthday Parties

Mini Movers

Get Up And Move • Saturdays • 8:30-9:15 am

Our parent and child dance classes are a fun introduction to the world of dance. Creative classes let kids and parents boogie down while playing games, while others teach hip hop or ballet!

Learn More About Mini Movers

Child Care Openings 

Here For Your Family • Ages 8 Months & Younger • Age 2 Years

We currently have spots available in our Child Care at the YMCA for Infants-8 months and Two-Year old rooms. For more information on childcare, please contact Wendy Joslin at [email protected]

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21st Annual "It's For The Kids" Golf Tournament

For the Kids • May 20, 2019

Join us for the 21st Annual “It’s For The Kids” Golf Tournament! Participation includes access to one of San Diego's most exclusive and challenging golf courses, giveaways and prizes, lunch and dinner included in the registration fee, and a silent auction. All proceeds support the youth and camp programming at Copley-Price Family YMCA. 

Register Today!



Children playing at the Y
Activities for Children

School Break Camps

Best Camp Ever! • December 24-28 & December 31-January 4 (Daily Options Available)

The fun doesn’t stop just because school is out! Take your camper over to Copley-Price Family YMCA for Vacation Fun Days! Campers will enjoy traditional camp activities, games, arts & crafts, and a special fun day feature. Fun day features vary by age: activities range from swim instruction, sports instruction or a field trip!

More Info

Winter Cheerleading

Get Up And Cheer • January 21

Our 10-week winter cheer session consists of two practices per week, performances at YMCA sporting games and YMCA events, and an end of the season cheer banquet! T-shirts, pom-poms, and bows are included, while cheer uniforms are sold separately. For more information, please email [email protected]

Water Acclimation Swim Lessons

Swim With Confidence • Saturdays

Water acclimation classes increase students' comfort with underwater exploration and introduce basic self-rescue skills. Instructors focus on helping students explore getting comfortable with movement in the water, developing basic skills to propel and glide, and teaching basic aquatic safety.

Register Here

Winter Youth Sports Classes

Kids playing sportsGet in the Game! • Classes run monthly

No matter your child's age of interest, we have a fun and engaging program for it that focuses on teamwork, friendly competition, athletics and encouragement.

From preschool sports to youth volleyball clinics, from soccer to recreational basketball leagues, we have a program that can help your kids get in the game, break a sweat and learn something new!

Co-ed Basketball • Ages 5-17 • January 12

Co-ed Soccer • Ages 4-17 • January 12

Youth Sports Classes

Basketball Academy • Ages 3-5 • Begins January 
The Basketball Academy will introduce players to the basic fundamentals of basketball. Players will go over passing, shooting, dribbling, and defense. Throughout this program, there will be both individual and team building drills. 

Register Here

Ongoing Activities for Your Children

Sports • Bring your game to the Y this fall! Browse Sports Activities

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

Pool • We offer lap swim, recreational swim, and aquatics activities. View Pool Schedule

Swim • Swim lessons provide a lifetime of safety and fun in the water.Browse Swim Lessons



Activities for Teens

Bring A Friend

Changing Lives • Ages 13-17

Bring a friend into the Teen Center for Y-Teen Achievers for an opportunity to earn a free YMCA membership!

Y Teen Achievers

Changing Lives • Ages 13-17

The YMCA Teen Achievers Program (Y-TAP) aims to creating safe spaces for teens in San Diego’s City Heights and neighboring communities. The program includes tutoring, computer lab access, dinner, Urbanlife Rooftop Garden opportunities, field trips, Workshop Wednesdays and Fun Friday activities!

Homework Help & Dinner

Developing Our Youth • Ages 13-18 • 2:00-6:00 pm • Monday-Friday

The Teen Center at Copley-Price Family YMCA  provides school readiness, self-improvement, and academic support includingtoring, college preparation, mentoring, study skill workshops, computer lap access.

More Info On Teen Programs


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Activities for Health and Wellness

YMCA and Eliel Cycling

The YMCA has partnered with Eliel Cycling to develop unique, premium Y branded cycling apparel! The online store will only be up for a limited time only and will close on December 10, so order your apparel today!

Order Your Apparel Today!

Small Group Training

Get Fit • Multiple Dates and Times Available

Looking for some added accountability and expert fitness advice for a price that won’t break the bank?  Check out our monthly small group training schedule for upcoming October classes.  These classes meet once per week and there is no limit on the number of classes a participant can sign up for!  Registration required.

Learn More About Personal Fitness

Nutrition Seminar

Healthy Living • December 17 • 6:00-7:00 pm 

Join us for a one hour seminar designed specifically for those who would like to know more about strategies and tactics you can use to eat healthy during the upcoming holiday season! You will receive tips and tricks for watching what you eat, along with great recipes for healthy alternatives for some of your favorite holiday dishes.

Register Today



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Y's Active Adults (50+)

Ongoing Y Active Adult Activities

10:00 am • December 11

Meditate for better mental health! Come learn ways to relax your mind and body to connect with your inner peace.

San Diego Textile Guild
10:00 am-12:30 pm • December 11

Textile Guild will be introducing Punch Needle Embroidery! You are also welcome to bring your own project and enjoy the company!

11:00 am-2:00 pm • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Take a swing at this fun game! Register at Welcome Center for a wristband prior to playing.

Walk Club
8:30 am •  Fridays

Join us each Friday for an easy, fun way to get some light exercise and make new friends! Walks are weather permitting.

Night Zoo Walk
5:00 pm • December 18

Join YAA at the San Diego Zoo Jungle Bells for a moderate paced walk along the paved paths! This activity is free for Zoo members, or pay the Zoo entrance fee. Register by December 14.

Holly Jolly Trolley Tour
6:30-8:30 pm • December 11

Come down to Old Town for the Holly Jolly Trolley Tour, and an optional dinner at 5:00pm! Register by December 7.

Books 'N' Bites Club
12:00 pm • December 12

Bring a lunch or grab a bite at the cafe.

Learn More About YAA Programs


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Special Events and Activities

Copley-Price Family Y Holiday Party

Happy Holidays • December 15 • 9:00 am-2:00 pm

Celebrate the season at our Copley-Price Family Y Holiday Party! Families can enjoy food, fun and festivities, including gift giveaways, face painting, piñatas and much more! All ages welcome. Register at the Welcome Center!

Drop and Shop

Getting Things Done • December 8 • 2:30-5:30 pm

Have Holiday shopping to do? Drop your kids off for festive fun at they Y, while you wrap up your Holiday to-do list. Crafts, games, cookie decorating and a holiday movie and on the agenda.

Register For Drop and Shop

Toys For Tots

Accepting Donations • Main Lobby

We are currently accepting wrapping paper donations for our Toys For Tots Drive!  Drop off your donation in the main lobby. Thank you for your contributions. 

Upcoming Holiday Hours

Keeping You Informed • December & January

Please see below for our holiday hours and closures. We thank you for your patience!

  • Christmas Eve: Open 5:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Christmas: CLOSED
  • New Year’s Eve: Open 5:00 am-4:00 pm
  • New Year’s Day: Open 7:00 am-4:00 pm

Save the Date: "It's For The Kids" Golf Tournament 

It's For The Kids • Monday, May 20 

Join us on Monday, May 20 for the 21st Annual “It’s For The Kids” Golf Tournament at the exclusive Fairbanks Ranch Country Club, a Bay Club property. All proceeds support the youth and camp programming at Copley-Price Family YMCA. 

More Info Here



What's happening at a Y near you?

Look at the New for You pages of the YMCA branches near you to see what exciting events you can attend at the Y! Take advantage of your all-access membership and our 18-branch network!


Stay in the know. Sign up for text alerts!

Stay up to date with facility updates such as class cancellations, pool closures and adjusted hours. Go to Copley-Price Family YMCA alerts on RainedOut and follow the instructions for either text or email alerts (or both).

CPPOOLS - Pool closures and schedule changes
CPFACILITY - Alerts regarding facility hours, holiday closures, studio closures and more
CPGROUPEX - Alerts regarding group exercise classes
CPWATEREX - Alerts regarding water exercise classes



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Questions? Contact Us!

If you have any questions or concerns, our membership team is here to help! Call us at (619) 280-9622 during regular business hours or email us at [email protected] and we'll get back to you soon!