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YMCA offers free Family Day activities

Free community events happening at the Y across Simcoe/Muskoka on Family Day
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The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka is dedicated to building healthy communities and is committed to nurturing the potential of children, youth and families by promoting healthy living.

In celebration of Family Day, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka will be opening its doors to the community on Monday, Feb. 20. This FREE open house will feature various activities for the whole family, including open gym and swim times in all eight YMCA locations across Simcoe/Muskoka.

Activity highlights for each YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka location include:

  • The Barrie YMCA will feature a day filled with interactive child, youth and aquatics programs including basketball with the Jr. NBA, child and youth boxing, and high-energy Hip Hop dancing

  • The Collingwood YMCA is running exciting programs throughout the day as part of the annual Collingwood Family Jam including family swim, family sports and obstacle courses, drop-in basketball, and so much more

  • At the Gravenhurst YMCA, you’re invited to spend the day enjoying activities such as kids arts and crafts, family boot camp, acrobatics by Just 4 Kicks, open swim, a magic show and more

  • The Innisfil YMCA invites you for an open gym and swim

  • The Midland YMCA’s schedule is packed with exciting family programs including open swim, family obstacle course, family swim to survive, family playhouse and more

  • Join the Orillia YMCA for kids crafts, mad science, family Zumba, family fitness, open swim and so much more

  • The Wasaga Beach YMCA is happy to participate once again in Snowman Mania, where you can enjoy an open swim

  • The Parry Sound YMCA will be hosting an open gym for families on Sunday, Feb. 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Family Day activities are free to YMCA members and non-members. For complete schedules of what’s happening in each community, please visit