Canandaigua Family YMCA

Canandaigua Family YMCA

Youth Development. Healthy Living. Social Responsibility.

Phone 585.394.6866
Child Care 585.394.1440


Beginning Yoga Classes at Red Jacket Library

Thanks to the Mary Clark Thompson grant, we will be teaching FREE beginning yoga classes at the Red Jacket Library. The community is invited to learn the basics & benefits of yoga. Participants MUST call the Red Jacket Library, 585.289.3559 to register.
Time: 6:30 – 7:45 pm
Tuesday, August 5
Tuesday, August 12
Tuesday, August 19
Tuesday, August 26

Safesitter Training at the Red Jacket Library

Thanks to the Mary Clark Thompson Grant we will be able to provide a FREE babysitting training at the Red Jacket Library! Teens, it’s time to take charge of your life and time to make some money. The safesitter course will provide prospective babysitters with the tools to be a responsible, caring and ‘safe sitter’! A Canandaigua YMCA certified trainer will provide this training at the Red Jacket Library.

This is an ALL DAY training and Mark’s Pizza will be served for lunch.
When: Wednesday, August 13 10 am – 5 pm
Red Jacket Library

NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Competition hosted by the Canandaigua YMCA

The Canandaigua YMCA invites young pro-football fans to showcase their own talents with the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition. The competition is FREE for boys and girls, 6 – 15. Kids, in five separate age divisions, compete against each other in punting, passing and place kicking events. It’s a fun and engaging opportunity to get kids moving. Sneakers ONLY!

Top finishers continue onto sectionals and could continue onto the team championships, which takes place at the Buffalo Bills Stadium!
When: Saturday, August 23 at 10:30 am
Cost: FREE; MUST REGISTER at the Canandaigua YMCA
Where: Canandaigua Northeast Park, 278 Chapel Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424

Save the Date for a 5k on Saturday, October 25


All fitness levels and all ages are invited to have a spooktacular time with the Canandaigua YMCA’s Jack-O-Lantern jog. All proceeds benefit the Canandaigua YMCAs Annual Campaign. Families are encouraged to participate in this event together. We will also have a Jack-O-Lantern Dash for children under the age of 5.

Costumes are encouraged as this event will kick off a Halloween themed day in Downtown Canandaigua. After the race enjoy refreshments, raffles, family fun – including costume prizes, bounce house time & pumpkin crafts. It will be a fun-filled fall morning at the YMCA you don’t’ want to miss.

CASH PRIZES for Top Place Male & Female, 1st and 2nd Place winners. Age group prizes for top female and male winners.

Save the Date: Saturday October, 25 at 9 am

Cost until October 22:
Register as a team and SAVE!
$20 per person for a team of 5
$25 Individual Entry

Kids Dash: 8 and under

Day of Costs:
$25 per person on a team of 5
$30 Individual
Kids Dash Day of: $10

MAP OF COURSE Pending approval from the city
Jack-O-Lantern 5k Map

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