A branch of the Channel Islands YMCA

a branch of the Channel Islands YMCA

Location, Hours & Virtual Tour
Give to the Y
Online Program Registration
Guest Pass

Stay connected with email updates

Events Calendar

Don't miss out on another reminder, event or closure notification. "Like" us on Facebook and get daily updates on everything that is happening at the Y!


Cilck here to view and download our NEW 2015 Facility Guide!

My YMCA Story

The Ventura Family YMCA will air "My YMCA Story" vignettes every month leading up to the Annual Campaign on February 6, 2015. Help make these stories possible by donating to the Y's Campaign!  Click here to watch professional boxer Maureen Shea's YMCA Story!






Adventure Guides!

A program with events that help strengthen parent/child relationships and a child's ability to communicate at an early age. For more information click here or fill out the registration by clicking here.  If you have questions email Amber Stevens or call 805.642.2131 ext. 17.

School Year Child Care! Learn more here!

In person registration is ongoing at the Ventura Family YMCA.  Click here for details or fill out the registration form now!  If you have questions email Sarah Abrams or call her at 805.642.2131 ext. 23

Teen Leadership - Registration is Open! Scholarships Available!

If you're looking for a way to help your teen better prepare for college and to gain the skills necessary for a career, register them for our Teen Leadership program! The program begins the 3rd week of January and ends the first week of June. Fill out the registration packet by clicking here or click here to read the flyer. If you have questions, email Sarah Abrams or call 805.642.2131 ext. 23.

Gym & Swim + Parent/Child Swimming - Ages 6 Months to 3 Years

Click here to learn about two different swimming classes we are offering from January 6-February 15.  Parents and their children will learn about water safety and orientation during both classes, while Gym & Swim includes 30 additional minutes of gym time. Register online and in person starting December 6 for Members and December 10 for Program Members. 

Winter I Aquatics and Youth Class Guide - January 5 - February 14

Registration is open for Members and Program Members!

Click here to see the Winter Class Guide I

2015 Extended Child Watch Hours

In January and February Child Watch will extend its closing time until 6:45PM!  At 6PM, all Adventure Zone children will move to the Children's Corner to work on a designated craft or game.  Click here for the details.  If you still have questions, email Maureen Capron or call 805.642.2131 ext. 16.

Hydrostatic Body Composition Testing - January 21 between 7:00AM-12:00PM

On Wednesday, January 21 between the hours of 7AM-12PM, find out how many calories you really need every day by registering for the most accurate body composition testing around! Click here for the details. If you still have questions, email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 22.

The Campout! - FREE EVENT! - January 24 at the Y

We're having our annual campout again so remember to register for this FREE event! Grades 3-12 will be given the chance to have a full night of fun, to explore the Y afterhours, and to have an introduction to the Sleepaway Camp we will have this coming summer!  Click here for the flyer, and click here to register by Wednesday, January 21 for a guaranteed spot! If you have any questions email Sarah Abrams or call 805.642.2131 ext.23.

Parent's Night Out! - Janauary 30 from 6:10PM-9:30PM

Parents, let us watch your children while you have a fun night out!  Your kids will enjoy the Adventure Zone, pizza, holiday crafts, and the movie "Rio 2"! Click here for the details. If you still have questions, email Maureen Capron or call 805.642.2131 ext. 16.

Adventure Guides Winter Camp! - February 6-8 

Join Adventure Guides for an amazing Winter Camp vacation!  Children and their parents will play in the snow, hike, make crafts, play games, sing songs, perform skits, sit by the campfire, and make new friends!  Click here for the details.  If you have any questions email Amber Stevens or call 805.642.2131 ext. 17.


New Year Hike! - Janauary 18 beginning at 7:30AM from the trailhead

The San Ysidro Trail is a moderate 9 mile hike, which requires previous hiking experiences. If you’re up for the challenge, join the Y’s Hiking Club on January 18 starting at 7:30AM. RSVP and learn more about this hike on the club’s Facebook page.

Click here for the details. If you still have questions, email Kate Bucey or call 805.642.2131 ext. 27.

Community Open House - Janauary 10 from 10:00AM-1:00PM

Join the Y any time in the month of January and get the rest of the month on us! During the Community Open House the Y will have bagels, juice, coffee, and FREE tester classes! Click here for the details. If you still have questions, email Brian Stevens or call 805.642.2131.

Fall II Aquatics and Youth Class Guide - November 3 - December 13

October 11 Registration begins for Members
October 15 Registration begins for Program Members
Click here to see the Fall Class Guide II

Youth Soccer Registrations - Open!

Our soccer league is currently accepting registrations and scholarship applications!  For more information click here or fill out the registration form.  If you have further questions, please email Vinny Savelich or call 805.642.2131 ext. 13

Facility Improvements

The Y had a temporary closure for facility work. Click here to see the list of the improvements.  Also see photos of th work on Facebook! Post by Ventura Family YMCA.

Watch Jim's GoPro During the 5K!

Click here to see highlights from the 14th Annual Fun & Fitness 5k!

25th Anniversary Pool Rededication - Past

Click here to see our Bubble Rollers video and the photo gallery.  For more information about the event click here or read the flyer.

Prayer Breakfast - Past

Click here to see the Prayer Breakfast media! Click here for more. If you have questions, email Brie Frank or call 805.642.2131 for more information.

Togetherhood & Habitat for Humanity - Past

The Y's Togetherhood team collaborated with Habitat for Humanity to help build a house for a family in Santa Paula! Togetherhood is a group of dedicated volunteers who lead community service projects to better our communities!  Click here to learn how to volunteer for future events.

12 Days of Wellness Challenge - Registration is closed

Earn a FREE 12 Days of Wellness T-shirt by working out at the Ventura Y for 12 days in the month of December and donating two canned goods. Click here for the details.  If you have any questions please visit the Welcome Center or call 805.642.2131.

Santa Stops by the Y! - Past

Click here to see the event photos!

Bookmark and Share