What's New This Month At Jackie Robinson Family YMCA
Staying Healthy Together
This month, try any of our group exercise classes and wear pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness month! Family-friendly classes are available!
Have you heard about LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA? LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA is a personal fitness program designed for adult cancer survivors. Conducted in a safe and supportive environment, participants achieve their holistic health goals through physical and social activities based on extensive scientific research. By focusing on health, rather than the disease, LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA has helped over 35,000 cancer survivors in 40 states move beyond illness to reclaim their wellness in both spirit, mind and body. Learn more about LIVESTRONG® here and find a YMCA location offering this program near you!
Member Appreciation Day
We Love Our Members • October 29, 2018
Join us on the final Monday of each month from 10am-12pm for Member Appreciation events.
Family Movie Night
It's A Family Affair • October 19• Movie Starts at 5:00 pm
Join us in the Intergenerational Room Friday, October 19th at 5pm for our feature movie, “Monster Family.” Feel free to bring your blankets and snacks!
Get Up And Move • Multiple Levels and Days
Level 1, Ages 5-9: Wednesdays, 5:15-6:00 pm
Level 2: Ages 5-9 Thursdays, 5:15-6:00 pm
Level 1, Ages 10-18: Wednesdays, 6:15-7:00 pm
Hip Hop Dance Team, Ages 10-18: Tuesdays/Thursdays, 6:30-8:00 pm
Child Watch/Kids Club
It's For The Kids • Hours Vary By Day
Your kids will have a blast while you work out! This month we will focus on Fall themed arts and crafts for all ages! Friendly reminder - one family at a time at check-in and make sure to have your id ready. Children must have shoes on at all times.
Fall Youth Sports
Get in the Game! • Leagues start the week of October 1.
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!
Basketball • Coed League
Ages 5-6, Ages 7-8, Ages 19-10, Ages 11-12, Ages 13-14
Soccer • Coed League
Ages 5-6, Ages 7-8, Ages 9-10, Ages 11-12, Ages 13-14
Baseball • Coed League
Ages 5-6, Ages 7-8, Ages 9-10, Ages 11-12, Ages 13-14
Cheerleading • Coed League
Ages 5-8, Ages 9-12
Youth Sports Classes
Multisport Class • Ages 3-5
Held on Saturdays from 10:00-11:00 am or 11:00 am-12:00 pm for your little sports enthusiast.
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
Strength For Life • October 8-14
The next launch of BODYPUMP comes out the second week of October. Joins us for new choreography and new music! Check out our group ex schedule today.
Get In Line! • October 8 & October 22 at 10:30 am • Wednesdays at 7:00pm
Join us for line dancing fun on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month with Pat, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
NEW! Every Wednesday from 7pm-8pm in addition to the other sessions!
Are You Up For The Challenge? • Multiple Dates and Times Available
This program is designed to provide you with motivation and accountability for your personal fitness. Two training sessions per week with a personal trainer. About $16 per-class, scholarships are available. Speak to a Wellness Coach to sign up for your FREE session!
Get In The Game! • Starts in October
New to to the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA! Adult sports programs are now being offered for basketball, soccer and kick ball.
Essential Oils Workshop
Get In The Game! • October 10 & November 7 • 6:00-7:30 pm
Come and join us for an amazing first class dedicated to learning the basics and enhancing your health and wellness using the power of Essential Oils! Learn the basics of using essential oils - what they are, how to use them safely, and dilute them properly. We’ll go over the many benefits and uses of a variety of oils.
Healthy Stars By Radys
Here For You • October 2 & October 9 • 6:00-7:00 pm
Talk with a doctor about raising healthy kids while reading, singing, and playing together! Learn: How much sleep does a child need? How do I get my child to eat healthy foods? How do I keep my child well? Why should I read to my child every day? For parents and kids ages 0-5. Classes can be held with a Spanish translator if necessary. Limited to the first 10 participants. Registration is required. Classes are held on Tuesdays’ from 6:00-7:00 pm.
Ongoing Y Active Adult Activities
Body Dynamics: Tai Chi Class
9:30-11:00 am • Wednesdays
Wednesday’s from 9:30am-11:00am from 10/3/2018-1/23/2019. Registration required!
YAA Halloween Dance
11:00 am -12:00 pm • October 30
Come join us on Tuesday, October 30th in the Community Room from 11am-2pm. Come dressed in your favorite costume! Please contact Araceli Lamb at [email protected] to sign up!
YAA Movie Social
10:30 am-1:00 pm • October 4 & October 18
Join us every 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month for community movie time. Each week we will have a different rotation of movie selections.
YAA Diabetes Education
10:30 am-12:00 pm • Tuesdays
Held every Tuesday through 10/23. FREE - registration is required!
Annual Halloween Festival
Spooky Fun For Everyone • October 31 • 5:00-8:00 pm
Join us for a fun and spooky time on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 from 5:00pm-8:00pm. There will be candy, costume contest, vendors, giveaways and more! FREE and open to members and the community. Interested in volunteering for this event or donating candy? Please contact Anna Arancibia at [email protected].
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!
Toby Wells YMCA (Kearny Mesa)
Dan McKinney Family YMCA (La Jolla)
Rancho Family YMCA (Rancho Penasquitos)
Beach & Bay Family YMCA (Pacific Beach)
Peninsula Family YMCA (Point Loma)
Copley-Price Family YMCA (Kensington)
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