There will be some irregularities at the Kelowna Family Y and H2O during Spring Break (March 17–30). Please check before your visit. See changes


Kelowna Family YMCA - Child and Youth Programs and Camps

Spring Programs

Apr 16 - Jun 07
Tuesdays OR Fridays, 8:45–10:45 a.m.
Active Arts

Ages 3–5

Each week in this program we will explore age-appropriate sensory stations, crafts, music, stories as well as take a dip in the pool! We will practice turn-taking, sharing and good listening skills — among other social skills — allowing children to learn, play and develop healthy, happy bodies and minds. Please register weekly for this program by calling member services (250-49...

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: facility drop-in fee

You may only register for one time slot per week.
Weekly registration is required.

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Apr 15 - Jun 06
Mondays OR Thursdays, 3:30–5:00 p.m.
Active Kids

Ages 5-12

Join our enthusiastic Y leaders for some blood-pumping, high-energy action after school in this popular program! We want to keep children moving by using gym challenges and game favourites to encourage physical activity in a fun and engaging way. Weekly registration required. Active Kids does not run on statutory holidays.

Member: included in child membership
Non-Member: facility drop-in fee

No class April 22 (Easter) or May 20 (Victoria Day).
Weekly registration required.

Kelowna Family YMCA
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May 26 - Jun 23
Sundays, 1:00–4:00 p.m.
Babysittng Course

Ages 11–14

This course teaches youth basic first aid and caregiving skills to become effective, confident babysitters. Participants learn how to care for younger children in a variety of age groups, how to prevent and respond to emergencies and learn about appropriate activities and nutrition for children in their care. Participants must attend classes, pass our final exam and complete a practicum to be cert...

Member: $60/course
Non-Member: $75/course

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 22

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 06 - Jun 15
Saturdays (see notes for time slots)
Birthday Parties

Ages 0–12

Gym Parties (Ages 0–12) Gym parties include access to our rock climbing wall, bouncy castle, obstacle courses and sports equipment for with our party host. Pool Parties (Ages 3–12) Our party host will lead the group through various water games, then your child can use the diving boards or relax in the hot tub. Please ask us about pool safety rules and adult-to-child ratios. All...

Member: $150/party
Non-Member: $200/party

Time slots:

  • 12:30–2:30 p.m. (Gym)
  • 1:30–3:30 p.m. (Gym)
  • 3:30–5:30 p.m. (Gym or Pool)

No bookings April 20 and May 18.

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 17 - Jun 05
Wednesdays, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Girls Unite

Ages 7–14

We want all girls to embrace their unique qualities and shine bright like a star! Have your girl join our inspiring leaders to participate in activities designed to celebrate, encourage and empower girls as well as build strong friendships and happy, healthy bodies. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for registration.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $80/session

Ages 7–9

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 18 - Jun 06
Thursdays, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Girls Unite

Ages 7–14

We want all girls to embrace their unique qualities and shine bright like a star! Have your girl join our inspiring leaders to participate in activities designed to celebrate, encourage and empower girls as well as build strong friendships and happy, healthy bodies. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for registration.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $80/session

Ages 10–14

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 28 - May 12
Sundays, 1:30–4:00 p.m.
Home Alone and Prepared

Ages 9–12

This course prepares children for the responsibilities of looking after themselves alone at home for short periods of time. Hands-on activities and group interactive learning cover the basics of first aid, responding to emergencies, kitchen safety, internet safety, stranger danger awareness and fire safety skills. Participants must attend all classes and pass the final exam to be certified.

Member: $40/course
Non-Member: $60/course

Participants must attend all classes and pass the final exam to be certified.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 24

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 28 - Jun 09
Sundays, 3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.
Junior Tennis

6–14

Junior Tennis introduces your child to the game of tennis through a combination of instruction and play. Classes start with warm-up and skill development and end with a friendly round robin. Sessional registration required. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for camp registration. Junior Tennis does not run on statutory holidays.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $60/session

Ages 10–14

No class on May 19 (Victoria Day).

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 28 - Jun 09
Sundays, 1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
Junior Tennis

6–14

Junior Tennis introduces your child to the game of tennis through a combination of instruction and play. Classes start with warm-up and skill development and end with a friendly round robin. Sessional registration required. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for camp registration. Junior Tennis does not run on statutory holidays.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $60/session

Ages 6–8

No class on May 19 (Victoria Day).

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 28 - Jun 09
Sundays, 2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Junior Tennis

6–14

Junior Tennis introduces your child to the game of tennis through a combination of instruction and play. Classes start with warm-up and skill development and end with a friendly round robin. Sessional registration required. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for camp registration. Junior Tennis does not run on statutory holidays.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $60/session

Ages 8–10

No class on May 19 (Victoria Day).

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Apr 16 - Jun 06
Tuesdays OR Thursdays from 4:15–5:15 p.m.
JKA Shotokan Karate

Ages 4–10

The Kelowna Family Y is proud to now offer belt progression and traditional Shotokan methods of training recognized by the Japan Karate Association (JKA) of British Columbia. Belt testing fees are not included in registration fees and are paid directly to the JKA. You may only register for one time slot per week. Sessional registration required.

Member: $40/session + $50 JKA Gi
Non-Member: $80/session + $50 JKA Gi

Kids Karate—Beginner Level (Ages 7–10)
The beginner kids will learn traditional karate basics and get the opportunity to train in the newest, most innovative athletic methods to improve the students’ potential. This class will help our students better understand the importance of being confident, focused, and passionate in developing their own character and karate skills. All participants require a JKA Karate Gi to participate.

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 17 - Jun 05
Wednesdays, 3:15–4:00 p.m.
Let's Dance

Ages 5–12

Does your child want to develop their dance skills? Our qualified instructor will teach an energetic, fun and modern dance incorporating a variety of styles. Classes include basic technique and step-by-step choreography, so no previous dance experience is necessary. Please attend all classes to prepare for the final day show. Let's Dance does not run on statutory holidays. An ePACT online ...

Member: included in child membership
Non-Member: $80/session

Ages 5–7

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 17 - Jun 05
Wednesdays, 4:15–5:15 p.m.
Let's Dance

Ages 5–12

Does your child want to develop their dance skills? Our qualified instructor will teach an energetic, fun and modern dance incorporating a variety of styles. Classes include basic technique and step-by-step choreography, so no previous dance experience is necessary. Please attend all classes to prepare for the final day show. Let's Dance does not run on statutory holidays. An ePACT online ...

Member: included in child membership
Non-Member: $80/session

Ages 8–12

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Apr 12 - Jun 14
Fridays, 6:00–9:00 p.m.
Movie Mania

Ages 8–13

Parents, enjoy a workout or night out on Friday night while your child watches a movie and has fun in the pool with friends—all in a supervised environment. Popcorn included! Pizza and juice is available for $2. Registration will open on Fridays for the following week. Call 250-491-9622 to register or visit member services. Children under 10 years old must be signed in and out of the pro...

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $10/class

Weekly registration is required.

No class April 19 (Good Friday)

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 14 - Jun 02
Sundays, 11:30 a.m.–12:10 p.m. OR 12:20–1:00 p.m.
Music and Movement

Ages 3–5

Children love music and they love to move!Your preschooler can explore their imagination and express their creative talent in this fun interactive class. We’ll explore a variety of movement stations in the gym along with circle songs, parachute games and other group activities designed to get the wiggles out. Please register weekly for this program by calling member services (250-491-962...

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: facility drop-in fee

You may only register for one time slot per week.
Weekly registration is required.
No class April 21 (Easter) or May 19 (Victoria Day).

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 01 - Jun 30
Monday–Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Parent and Tot Play Time

Ages 0–6

Drop in and spend some quality play time with your children and friends in the community. Parent and Tot Play Time has been newly adopted as part of Early Years Services in B.C. Because of this support, this program is now offered at no cost to all participants seven days a week. Children and families can explore the many socialization, learning and play opportunities provided. Every family has un...

Member: FREE
Non-Member: FREE

Closed for statutory holidays: April 19 (Good Friday), April 21 (Easter) and May 20 (Victoria Day).
Parent supervision is required.

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 16 - Jun 06
Tuesdays OR Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:00 p.m.
JKA Shotokan Karate

Ages 4–10

The Kelowna Family Y is proud to now offer belt progression and traditional Shotokan methods of training recognized by the Japan Karate Association (JKA) of British Columbia. Belt testing fees are not included in registration fees and are paid directly to the JKA. You may only register for one time slot per week. Sessional registration required.

Member: $40/session + $50 JKA Gi
Non-Member: $80/session + $50 JKA Gi

Pee Wee Karate—Beginner Level (Ages 4–6)
In this level your child will develop mobility, mental awareness, correct posture, positive attitudes, and confidence while learning basic techniques in a fun and safe environment. This is an energetic class where you get to see your kids learning and having a great time! A JKA Karate Gi is mandatory for participation.

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Apr 15 - Jun 03
Mondays, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Boys in Action

Ages 7–14

This program is just for the guys! Our awesome leaders use a variety of fun, active and engaging activities to promote healthy living, encourage positive friendships and give boys an opportunity to build on lifelong skills. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for registration.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $60/session

Ages 7–9

No class April 22 (Easter) or May 20 (Victoria Day)

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 16 - Jun 04
Tuesdays, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Boys in Action

Ages 7–14

This program is just for the guys! Our awesome leaders use a variety of fun, active and engaging activities to promote healthy living, encourage positive friendships and give boys an opportunity to build on lifelong skills. An ePACT online medical consent form is required for registration.

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $80/session

Ages 10–14

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Apr 16 - Jun 04
Tuesdays, 4:00–5:30 p.m.
Youth Leadership Development

Ages 12–15

Making an impact starts here. Our Youth Leadership Development program will help teens get to know themselves better while learning fundamental leadership skills and making new friends in a fun, inclusive environment. Through a variety of different games, activities, discussions and presentations, leaders will develop communication skills, work together with their peers and gain self-confidence. Y...

Member: included in membership
Non-Member: $80/course
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Winter Programs

Mar 18 - Mar 22
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Morning Mini Camps (Kelowna Family Y)

Ages 3–5

Mini Camps at the Y provide fun, engaging and interactive experiences for your preschooler! Your child will explore crafts, stories, imaginative play and active games around age-appropriate themes. Each week will also include swim time.

Member: $100/week
Non-Member: $150/week

Theme: Zootopia

Registration Deadline: March 10

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Mar 25 - Mar 29
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Morning Mini Camps (Kelowna Family Y)

Ages 3–5

Mini Camps at the Y provide fun, engaging and interactive experiences for your preschooler! Your child will explore crafts, stories, imaginative play and active games around age-appropriate themes. Each week will also include swim time.

Member: $100/week
Non-Member: $150/week

Theme: Build it!

Registration deadline: March 17

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Mar 18 - Mar 22
8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Morning Swim and Sport Camps (Kelowna Family Y)

Ages 5–7 & 8–12

In this morning camp, your child will participate in an instructed swim lesson, have some fun free swim time and then dry off and hit up our gymnasium for some active sports and gym game favorites.

Member: $100/week
Non-Member: $150/week

Registration Deadline: March 10

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Mar 25 - Mar 29
8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Morning Swim and Sport Camps (Kelowna Family Y)

Ages 5–7 & 8–12

In this morning camp, your child will participate in an instructed swim lesson, have some fun free swim time and then dry off and hit up our gymnasium for some active sports and gym game favorites.

Member: $100/week
Non-Member: $150/week

Registration Deadline: March 17

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Mar 18 - Mar 22
12:30–4:30 p.m.
Afternoon Theme Camps (Kelowna Family Y)

Ages 5–10

In our afternoon camp, we’ll explore fun themes through super cool crafts, partner and team challenges, kid-approved active games, swimming and more!

Member: $100/week
Non-Member: $150/week

Theme: Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!

Registration Deadline: March 10

Kelowna Family YMCA
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Mar 25 - Mar 29
12:30–4:30 p.m.
Afternoon Theme Camps (Kelowna Family Y)

Ages 5–10

In our afternoon camp, we’ll explore fun themes through super cool crafts, partner and team challenges, kid-approved active games, swimming and more!

Member: $100/week
Non-Member: $150/week

Theme: KFY Carnival

Registration Deadline: March 17

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