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FACILITY GUIDE!

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

Spring II Aquatics and Youth Class Guide

Click here for the guide! Registration is open for Members on March 28 and for Program Members on April 1.

SUMMER GUIDE

Cilck here to see our NEW 2015 Summer Guide!

SUMMER CAMPS!

Your child can have the BEST SUMMER EVER at the Y!  We have a Sleepaway Camp and Specialty Day Camps.  Click here to get started.  If you have questions, email Sarah Abrams or call 805.642.2131 ext. 23.

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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

Combat Fit - Included in Full Facility Memberships - NEW!

This is the high-intensity class you've been looking for!  Our new instructor Lindsy will help you lose body fat, improve, cardiovascular efficiency, increase strength and get you into a regular exercise routine.  Click here for the details.  If you have any questions, email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 20.

Spring II Aquatics and Youth Class Guide - April 13 - June 6

Registration is open for Members on March 28 and for Program Members on April 1.  The guide is coming soon!

Parent's Night Out! - May 8 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 a movie! Click here for the details. If you still have questions, email Maureen Capron or call 805.642.2131 ext. 16.

Commit to Be Fit Challenge - May 4 - June 5 - Included in Full Facility Memberships - NEW!

This challenge is included in your membership and all you need to do is exercise for 600 minutes in 30 days!  Those who complete the challenge earn a free t-shirt! Sign-up at the Welcome Center and recieve your tracking sheet.  If you have questions, please email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 20.

Tour de California - May 1 - May 30 - Included in Full Facility Memberships - NEW!

Take our Y cycling classes and track your progress across a map of California.  This 4-week cycling race will include bonus stages and prizes! The cycling hours also count towards our Commit to Be Fit Challenge.  Simply sign-up in the Studio.  If you have questions, please email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 20.

Senior Day - May 27 from 10AM-1:30PM

This free community event includes an expo, lunch and speaker! Click here to learn more.

Lose to Win - May 26 - July 17

Join one of two teams led by Lindsy Brock and Philipp Roye for our Lose to Win challenge.  The team that loses the most weight wins a 1-month membership and the person who loses the most weight will win a 3-month membership. This 8-week session runs from May 26-July 17 and only costs $159.  Click here for more information.  If you have questions, please email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 20.

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

Click here to learn about two different swimming classes we are offering from April 13-June 6.  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 March 28 for Members and April 1 for Program Members. 

Clases de Inglés - ¡COMPLETAMENTE GRATIS!

Venga a compartir una gran experiencia y aprenda el idioma Inglés! Nos enfocaremos en situaciones de día en día. ¡Tenemos pocos espacios, pero todos son invitados! *Un instructor certificado ESL le guiará a través del curso. *¡Servicio de guardería! *¡COMPLETAMENTE GRATIS! Pase por el YMCA a registrarse o comuníquese con Mayra De Leon— Coordinadora de Relaciones con los Miembros—por correo electrónico a Mayra.DeLeon@ciymca.org o llame a 805.642.2131 ext. 12.

English as a Second Language Classes - FREE!

Everyone is welcome to learn English by a Certified ESL Language instructor!  This course is free and childcare is available!  See the flyer by clicking here. For questions and to register, please email Mayra De Leon or call 805.642.2131 ext. 12.

Summer Basketball League - June 22 - August 10 - Registrations open on April 25

Emphasis is placed on fundamentals, displaying teamwork and having fun, with plenty of playing time for everyone. If you have questions, email Vinny Savelich or call 805.642.2131.

Click here for the details.

Spring Flag Football Mini League! - June 25 - August 13 - Regsitrations open April 25

This is the Y's first non-contact flag football league! All players will learn the fundamentals of this sport in a contact free environment.  Games begin May 2, run for 4 weeks, and are on Saturdays. The cost is $40 for Members and $50 for Program Members. Register at the Welcome Center or by emailing Vinny Savelich or call 805.642.2131 ext. 13.

My YMCA Story

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

          

          

          

      

 

PAST EVENTS

HEALTHY KIDS DAY® - April 25 from 10AM-2PM - FREE

See the Healthy Kids Day® photos on Facebook! This FREE event was open to the public and included women's world boxing champion Maureen Shea, other professional athletes, vendors, and events! Click here for details or download a flyer! If you would you like to support, participate, or volunteer in next year's event, please fill out and return the vendor/sponsorship form to Sarah Abrams or call 805.642.2131 ext. 23 for more information. 

March Madness! - March 2 - April 3

Ages 12 and up are invited to register for this one-month high intensity interval training program! Click here for the details.  If you still have questions email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 20.

Y's Hiking Club - March 22 - Sandstone Peak Hike

Join the Y's Hiking Club on one of the best scenic hikes around!  Click here to learn more and for the RSVP link.  If you have any questions, email Philipp Roye or call 805.642.2131 ext. 20.

English as a Second Language Classes - February 25 - April 4 - FREE!

Everyone is welcome to learn English by a Certified ESL Language instructor!  This course is free and childcare is available!  If you have questions, email Mayra De Leon or call 805.642.2131 ext. 12.

Click here for the details in English & Spanish.

Pinewood Derby Race - March 15

Watch our Adventure Guides participants race their custom made pinewood derby cars during our race on March 15!  If you have any questions, email Amber Stevens or call 805.642.2131 ext. 17.

Annual Campaign Fundraiser - March 2 from 11AM-9:00PM

Simply bring in this flyer and eat at Sharky's Woodfire Mexican Grill in Ventura next Monday, March 2 between 11AM-9PM, and 20% of the total revenue will be donated to the Y's Annual Campaign! If you have questions, email Vinny Savelich or call 805.642.2131 ext. 13.

Annual Campaign Fundraiser - March 3 from 4:30PM-8:30PM

If you eat at Ferraro's Italian Restaurent in Ventura and bring in this flyer, 20% of the total revenue on March 3 from 4:30PM-8:30PM, will be donated to the Y's Annual Campaign. If you have questions, email Mike Evans or call 805.642.2131 ext. 29.

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.

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.

Teen Leadership - Registration is closed

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.

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.

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! Togethexrhood 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!

 

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