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Jul
31

Teen Summer Challenge Group

Join our challenge group twice a week to start earning points toward awesome prizes!  TEEN SUMMER CHALLENGE GROUP...
Aug
1

Community Prayer Group

Join us as we gather to pray for our community, our YMCA, and our individual needs.  Your presence is important because you are important...
Aug
4

Minute to Win it Challenge

Ages 11+ should join us every Monday and Wednesday this summer to take part in new and exciting challenges!  Track your success on our leader...
Aug
5

Teen Summer Challenge Group

Join our challenge group twice a week to start earning points toward awesome prizes!  TEEN SUMMER CHALLENGE GROUP...
Aug
6

Minute to Win it Challenge

Ages 11+ should join us every Monday and Wednesday this summer to take part in new and exciting challenges!  Track your success on our leader...
Aug
6

Mid Week Movie Break

Join us as we kick back and enjoy popcorn and a movie each week! MID WEEK MOVIE BREAK...
Aug
6

Making Change Stick

Designed to offer tools to support sustainable life change in spirit, mind, and body, this workshop helps you learn the research-based process of holistic change...
Aug
7

Teen Summer Challenge Group

Join our challenge group twice a week to start earning points toward awesome prizes!  TEEN SUMMER CHALLENGE GROUP...
Aug
8

Community Prayer Group

Join us as we gather to pray for our community, our YMCA, and our individual needs.  Your presence is important because you are important...
Aug
11

Minute to Win it Challenge

Ages 11+ should join us every Monday and Wednesday this summer to take part in new and exciting challenges!  Track your success on our leader...

Making Change Stick is next Wednesday, August 6 at 6pm. This is free workshop for anyone to come to. Designed to offer tools to support sustainable life change in spirit, mind, and body, this workshop helps you learn the research-based process of holistic change. There will be an invitation to tour the facilities after the workshop to all non members.

Campers, what campers?! Day camp has been taken over by some of Tacoma's latest superheroes!

Kick back with popcorn and a flick this summer during our Mid Week Movie Break held Wednesdays from 3-5pm in the ACCESS Center. Contact: Heather Neuhofel at 253-460-8950.

Registration now open for our 2014-2015 Little Learners program! Little Learners is an opportunity for your child to grow in spirit, mind, and body through a variety of learning experiences based on YMCA values. Participants will have instruction in reading, writing, basic math, science, and more. Now offering 3 and 4 year old class groups. Don’t let your child miss out on this exciting educational experience, sign up today!

Teens can meet us on Tuesday and Thursdays from 4-5:30pm in the ACCESS Center to work on the Pierce County Library’s Teen Summer Challenges. Show off your creations or just stop in to check it out! Are YOU up to the challenge? Contact: Heather Neuhofel at 253-460-8950.

Thursday Night Fun! This Thursday, July 31, come join us and the Lakewood Boys and GIrls Club for our summer block party from 4-6pm! All families and community members invited! See you there!

Weekly question to make you think… What does the word “spirit” mean to you?

Deuteronomy 31:6 “Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the LORD your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.”

Are you a female over the age of 15 looking to gain confidence and build strength? Join Heidi YMCA Farley in the next session of Women on Weights!! The next session starts in September, join Heidi on Fridays at 5:30pm or Saturdays at 11am. You get 8 weeks of training for only $20!
Contact Heidi Farley at 253-460-8938 or hfarley@ymcapkc.org for more information.

Do you know where your kids are this summer? Reduce the anxiety and keep up your exercise routine by choosing the Y!

large scale acrylic painting

Ages 11-16
Saturdays, July 26-August 23
11am-12:30pm
FREE TRIAL SESSION!

Join us as we explore painting techniques and learn about scaling in art.
Contact: Sarah Sharits at 253-460-8947.

ACCESS CENTER

Ages 11+
Open Monday-Friday
3-7:30pm

Join us to hang out, meet friends, and have fun!
Contact: Heather Neuhofel at 253-460-8950.

JUNIOR FLY DANCE COMPANY AUDITIONS

Ages 8-12
Saturday, July 26
1-2:30pm

There is no fee to audition, but registration is required.
Registration is available online or in the Membership Office.

Contact: Sarah Sharits at 253-460-8947.


VIEW SUMMER 1 CLASSES HERE

Summer 1 Roster

Registration Calendar

SCHEDULES


Group Exercise Schedules

ACCESS CENTER

Aquatic Schedules

Arts and Dance schedule

Life University Schedule

Room Schedules



                                               


 

SUMMER 1 ROSTER

Summer 2 Registration Guide

Before registration day, make sure to create your personal Daxko account. Do so by following the steps in our handy "How to Register" guide.

If you are having issues with registration, please email Roberta Wilson or Lorne Ennis and we will assist you at our earliest convenience.

CHANGES TO REGISTRATION

As a reminder, we have converted to a 2-Class per person per family registration this session to accommodate all members. During Late Registration it is possible to register for a third class but three is our maximum. 


2014 REGISTRATION DATES

Registration begins at 7am on start day and concludes at end of day on the last day of that sessions registration
Summer 2 | July 28-30
Fall 1 | September 8-10
Fall 2 | October 20-22

2014 SESSION DATES

Download the 2014 Session Guide 

Summer 1 | June 30 through July 27
*Starts on a Monday
*No Class on July 4
Summer 2 | August 4-31
*Starts on a Monday
Fall 1 | September 15 through October 19
*Starts on a Monday
Fall 2 | October 4 through 
November 7
*Starts on a Monday
Fall 2 | October 27 through 
November 30
*Starts on a Monday
*No class on November 27


SWIM LESSONS AND GYMNASTICS CLASSES

Our swim lessons and gymnastics classes are progression-based. It is the responsibility of the parent to register their child for the appropriate level. Please consult our gymnastics and swim lessons progression guides.

PROGRESSION GUIDES

Swim Lessons: Parent/Child and Preschool | Youth and Teen

Gymnastics Classes: Girls | Boys


CONFIRMATION

Immediately after your online registration processes, you will receive an emailed receipt. After registration closes, you will receive a confirmation email. Please print these documents for your reference.

RESOURCES


REGISTER FOR classes and create your log-in here

Includes sports leagues, Journey to Freedom, Kids Night Out, Swim Team, private swim lessons, Art-Full Apprentice, cheerleading, progressions dance, Mini campers and special events.


LAKEwood Family Y Virtual Tour

LAKEwood Family Y Amenities

  • 12 Week Healthy Living Center
  • ActivTrax®
  • FitPath
  • Basketball Courts
  • State of the Art Cardio equipment
  • Selectorized Strength Equipment
  • Chapel
  • Access Center 
  • Dance Studios
  • Black Bear Frozen Yogurt and Espresso 
  • Free Weight Room
  • Group Cycling Studio
  • Group Exercise Rooms
  • Gymnasium
  • Gymnastics Center
  • Handball/Racquetball/Squash Courts
  • Indoor Track
  • Locker Rooms: Adult, Family, and Special Needs
  • Nursery
  • Pools: Instructional and Lap pools 
  • Sauna
  • Hot Tub
  • Steam Room
  • Stretching Areas
  • TRX®
  • Yoga and Pilates Studio
  • Youth Center

LAKEwood Family Y Policies

GUEST POLICY AND WAIVER
Guests who would like to visit our facilities may purchase a one-day YMCA membership and take advantage of any free activity or drop in program we offer on that day. For more information, visit our guest policy page.

Click here to print our Guest Waiver. Every guest entering the Lakewood Family YMCA must sign a Guest Waiver. If you are bringing a minor in as a guest, you must have a Guest Waiver signed by the child's parent or guardian.

100% ID CHECK
All members and guests are required to use a YMCA membership card or photo ID to enter the Y. Replacement YMCA cards are available at the Membership Office for $2.50. Thank you for helping us enforce this policy to ensure the safety of everyone at the Y. This policy allows us to know exactly who is in the building in the event of an emergency, natural disaster, or security threat.

NEW GUIDELINES FOR CAREGIVERS/ASSISTANTS

If you require assistance while at the Lakewood YMCA or are a caretaker for someone who does, please follow the steps in our new Guidelines for Caregivers/Assistants. Effective December 1, 2011

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS

  • Membership Code of Conduct
  • Age Guideline


HOLIDAY AND CHILD WATCH HOURS


  • New Years Day | 9am-6pm
  • Easter | CLOSED
  • Memorial Day | 7am-3pm
  • July 4 | 7am-1pm
  • Labor Day | 7am-3pm
  • Thanksgiving | 7am-1pm
  • Friday After Thanksgiving | 7am-9pm
  • Christmas Eve Day | 5am-3pm
  • Christmas | CLOSED
  • New Year's Eve | 5am-5pm
CHILD WATCH (6 weeks-6 years)
  • Monday-Thursday  |  8am-1pm and 3-8pm
  • Friday  |  8am-1pm and 3-7pm
  • Saturday  |  8am-1pm

More Information.

7 years and older

  • Monday-Friday  |  10am-1pm and 3-8pm
  • Saturday  |  10:30am-3:30pm

More Information.

Contact Michelle Halpain.


GETTING STARTED


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FitPath is an appointment designed specifically for members ages 10 and older who want to have a tailored, progressive fitness plan. Our Health and Well-being staff will meet with you to discuss your goals to create a program that's right for you. 


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Our certified personal trainers will use their knowledge of current research concepts, principles of sound exercise, and state-of-the-art equipment to design and implement a program tailored just for you. Contact Deb Delong at 253-906-9945. 

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Group exercise classes are an excellent way to get active and stay motivated. Browse our classes by location and category. 

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We offer a variety of programs for all ages. Browse our program offerings by category.