YMCA Calgary > Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge Amenities
Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge Amenities
Located in Northwest Calgary, Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge amenities include:
- One 8-lane, 25m pool and one wave pool with a water slide, ‘lazy river’ and one on-deck hot tub
- One NHL-sized rink and one leisure rink
- Three full-size gymnasiums (university standard)
- One fully-equipped Strength and Conditioning Centre with state-of-the-art cardio equipment, free weights, plate-loaded equipment, cable machines, Olympic lifting platforms and functional training areas
- One four lane, 180-metre indoor running track
- Custom-designed indoor climbing wall
- Three functional studios for fitness classes and other activities
- The 250-seat performance theatre and multi-functional space that may be rented and used for:
• Dance Performances
• Theatre (rehearsals and productions)
• Speakers Series
• YMCA Children and Adult Programs
- Two art-making spaces, one ‘wet’ and one ‘dry’. These will provide opportunities for arts and crafts programming and, also, exhibition in a gallery space.
- Calgary Public Library will open the Rocky Ridge Library within the facility.
- There will be a 62 space full-day licensed child care. This will be operated by YMCA Calgary and available to children age 12 months to 6 years.The child care will utilize the YMCA Playing to Learn curriculum, a national YMCA curriculum that aligns with primary school benchmarks and helps children discover learning through creative play.
- There will also a Child Minding services on-site. This is a short-term babysitting service for parents to use while at the YMCA. It will be available to children aged six weeks to 8 years, and may be booked for up to 2 hours per day/child to a maximum of 3 visits per week .
- YMCA Calgary does not offer licensed before-and-after school care for children in grades 1-6. However we have specific programming and drop-in opportunities for un-parented children 8 yrs. of age or older taking place in the after-school hours.
- Food services will be available onsite. More details will be available closer the opening date.
- Both physiotherapy and massage services will be available on-site. More information on these services will be made available closer to the opening date.
- Outdoor areas will include a basketball court, skateboard park and access to pathways and nature trails.