What's New This Month At Peninsula Family YMCA

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Spring Into Fitness

Kickstart your summer fitness goals! Join us in our Wellness Bingo challenge from April 1-30, and complete 5 challenges in a row to be entered into a drawing to win a free month of membership and some YMCA gear. Challenges include activities such as doing a cardio workout, taking a group exercise class, doing an outdoor activity, doing a strength workout and more!

How to play:

  • Grab a Bingo card from the Wellness Center or our Wellness Staff
  • Complete 5 challenges in a row to earn Bingo
  • Once you have Bingo, turn your card in to a YMCA staff member to be entered into the drawing

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Popular Family Activities

Parents Night Out

Fun For All • April 26 and May 10 & 24 • 5:30-8:30 pm

Parents, we're here for you! Enjoy Friday night out while your child has a blast at the YMCA! Children will enjoy three hours filled with games, crafts, and a movie! All children must be potty trained.

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Activities for Children

Swim Lessons

Swim with Confidence • Multiple times and dates available

Knowing how to swim is a life-saving skill that opens up a vast array of opportunities to stay fit, develop self-confidence, build relationships and safely enjoy outdoor aquatic activities like snorkeling, surfing, river rafting and more - and it's never too late to learn! Find a class today.

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Youth Dance Class

Let's Groove • April 13-May 18 • Saturdays

Our youth dance classes are fun, healthy and challenging, and come in a wide range of dance types! Sign up for youth dance class and learn ballet, tap and jazz.

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Youth Water Polo - Competitive 

Make a Splash • April 11-June 1

This program offers the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the sport in a supportive environment that emphasizes skill development, teamwork and physical fitness.

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Spring Youth Sports

Kids playing sportsGet in the Game! • Leagues & Sports Classes

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!

Youth Sports Leagues

An all new season of youth sports runs April 22-June 22! Our recreational leagues are fun for both beginning and advanced players. Players will receive one hour of practice per week, eight games, a team jersey, and an end of season award!

  • Basketball: Ages 5-16
  • Soccer: Ages 4-16
  • Cheer: Ages 8-13
  • Volleyball: Ages 8-13

There are mandatory skills assessments for our soccer and basketball leagues on April 6. Assessment times are:

Basketball (in basketball gym): 

  • Ages 5-6: 10:00 am
  • Ages 7-9: 11:00 am
  • Ages 10-16: 12:00 pm 

Soccer (on soccer arena):

  • Ages 4-6: 10:00 am
  • Ages 7-9: 11:00 am
  • Ages 10-16: 12:00 pm

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Preschool Sports Classes

Our multi-sport programs promote fitness by providing an introduction to a wide variety of sports, games and a variety of enrichment activities while emphasizing character values and sportsmanship. 

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Ongoing Activities for Your Children

Sports • Bring your game to the Y this spring! 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

The Loft: Peninsula Family YMCA Teen Center

Teen Center • Tuesdays • 2:30-5:00 pm

Come to The Loft and have the freedom to make Tuesday afternoons yours! Play some ping-pong, chat with your friends, crush a trivia tournament or simply just chill out. Our teen center is what you want it to be, a home away from home—come and make The Loft yours! Located at Point Loma Presbyterian Church, 2128 Chatsworth Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107.



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Activities for Health and Wellness

Mens Advanced Adult Soccer League

Let's Kick It • Monday nights • April 1-June 10

Bring in a team or join as a free agent in our Adult soccer leagues, for a fun and competitive atmosphere. Each night we offer a different league for men and women of all ages and skill levels. The team registration fee includes all official's fees, nine regular season games plus playoffs for the top four teams and dri-fit championship jerseys for the 1st place team.

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Personal Training

Challenge Yourself • Multiple dates and times available

Our certified personal trainers use their knowledge of current research concepts, methods of sound exercise principles, and state-of-the-art equipment to guide you to your fitness goals. Based on your health and individual needs, our personal trainers will customize and implement a program to fit your goals. No matter your fitness level, nothing can replace the support, challenge, and accountability that come with a trainer onboard your workout.

Begin Your Fitness Journey Today

Karate Classes

Gain Confidence • Tuesdays & Thursdays

The YMCA offers a variety of martial arts classes for different ages and skill levels. These classes are a great way to learn self-discipline, self-esteem, and respect.

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Y's Active Adults (50+)

Ongoing Y Active Adult Activities

Tai Chi Chuan with John and Lily 
9:00 am, Wednesdays & Fridays

Pilates with Marianne
4:30pm on Mondays & 7:00pm on Wednesdays

Hatha Yoga with Jen
10:00 am, Tuesdays & Thursdays

Forever Fit
9:00 am, Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

Exercise Lite
11:30 am, Tuesdays & Thursdays

Aqua Fit Deep- Water Ex
7:30 am, Monday-Wednesday
11:00 am, Wednesdays & Fridays and 7:00 am Fridays

Aqua Fit - Water Ex
11:00 am, Monday, Tuesday & Thursday



People coming to the Y
Special Events and Activities

Healthy Kids Day

Awakening Imaginations • April 27 • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Y is here to awaken imaginations, provide new activities and teach healthy habits! Join us on April 27 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm for Healthy Kids Day, the Y's national initiative to promote active minds and healthy bodies! Come and see what we've got planned to support your family's health and well-being this summer and all year long.

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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!

Go to Peninsula Family YMCA alerts on RainedOut and follow the instructions for either text or email alerts (or both).

PENYCW - Alerts reguarding child watch 

PENYGROUPEX - Alerts reguarding group exercise schedule changes and/or cancellations

PENYPOOLS - Alerts reguarding lap swim changes and/or cancellations

PENYSWIM -  Alerts reguarding swim lessons changes and/or cancellations

PENYMCA - Facility alerts including adjustments to hours, construction closures and parking updates. 


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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) 226-8888 during regular business hours or email us at [email protected] and we'll get back to you soon!