Recent News

Important Message from YMCA Calgary CEO

March 14, 2020

March 14, 2020 Hi everyone,     Every day, we are reminded of the changing landscape as the world deals with coronavirus (COVID-19.) Throughout this period, YMCA Calgary has closely followed guidance from the World Health Organization, Health Canada and the Government of Alberta.     Our YMCA facilities are gathering places for community life […]

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#NoPhoneFamilyDay

February 7, 2020

#30day30challenge (February 1 – March 1) It’s time to break free from your screen (and yes, we totally get the irony that you are reading this on a screen!) For the month of February, we are challenging you and your family to participate in our 30 minutes a day challenge (screen free!), the perfect opportunity […]

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YMCA Calgary community remembers youth participant lost in the Iranian plane crash tragedy

January 10, 2020

This week a plane crash in Tehran, Iran killed 176 people, including 63 from Canada.   YMCA Calgary has since learned that one of the victims, a 19-year-old Western Canada High School student named Arshia Arbabbahrami, was a member of the YMCA Calgary family.   A participant in the YMCA Achievement Program (YMAP), Arshia was […]

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