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JUL
25 - 27

Summer 2 Session Registration

It's time to register for classes! Registration for our 3-week Summer 2 session opens on Monday, July 25 at 7am...
JUL
27

Community Prayer Group

Everyone is welcome to join our Community Prayer Time. This is a drop-in time to pray for our community, our YMCA, and anything that is...
JUL
27

Summer Hiking Series

Gain friends and altitude as you push your limits in our Adult Summer Hiking Series. Join a small group of your fellow Y members each...
JUL
31

Weight Training Seminar

Learn the fundamentals of weight training at this seminar focusing on proper form and safety. Our trained staff will be on hand to teach upper...
AUG
3

Summer Hiking Series

Gain friends and altitude as you push your limits in our Adult Summer Hiking Series. Join a small group of your fellow Y members each...
AUG
6 - 8

25th Annual Courage Classic

PEDAL FOR THE KIDS Join the Courage Classic team by registering for the 25th Annual Courage Classic Bicycle Tour for a unique three-day...
AUG
10

Summer Hiking Series

Gain friends and altitude as you push your limits in our Adult Summer Hiking Series. Join a small group of your fellow Y members each...
AUG
11

16th Annual Golf Tournament for Teens

Thursday, August 11 Canterwood Golf and Country Club...
AUG
17

Summer Hiking Series

Gain friends and altitude as you push your limits in our Adult Summer Hiking Series. Join a small group of your fellow Y members each...
AUG
20

Making Change Stick

Changing habits can be challenging for many; you are not alone. Designed to offer tools to support sustainable life change in spirit, mind, and body...

Recreational swim will move from the Instructional Pool to the Main Pool on July 28 from 10-11am. The Instructional Pool will be closed during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Skip the lines! Register for our Summer 2 session classes online! Registration opens on Monday at 7am and continues until Wednesday at 10pm.

Register online at ymcapkc.org/register.

Sign up for Itty Bitty Campers next week! Itty Bitty Camp is for ages 3-5 and is Tuesday-Thursday from 9am-12pm. There are still a few spots open, but they won't last! Registration closes on Monday.

ymcapkc.org/register

Summer Day Camp at the Lakewood Family YMCA

It's Mystery Week at Summer Day Camp! Our campers are on the lookout for a sneaky, shady character seen wandering around camp with a long coat, a hat, dark glasses, and a newspaper. Whenever the sneaky, shady character shows up, things go missing from the camp tent. Don't worry, our campers are on the case!

#BestSummerEver

The Lakewood Family YMCA is hiring baristas for the Common Ground Cafe! To apply, select the Member Services Rep position.

https://www.ymcapkc.org/work-with-us/

Summer Day Camp at the Lakewood Family YMCA

Help keep children safe with the YMCA's Safety Around Water program, where participants age 6 - 12 will learn essential water safety skills. The program is free to participants and open to anyone in the community; a YMCA membership is not required to participate.
This four-day course, will run July 25 - 28 from 4 - 6 pm. Find out more and register at www.ymcapkc.org/safe-around-water today!

Today’s 9:30am Kickboxing class has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope that you’ll instead join us for Boot Camp in the Youth Gym, Low Impact Cardio in Room 1, or MIXXEDFIT in Room 3.

Summer Day Camp at the Lakewood Family YMCA

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE LAKEWOOD Y

July Newsletter
Download our new Summer Program Guide

Summer 2 Session Registration
July 25-27
Wednesdays | 7am
Transportation is not provided, and hiking difficulties vary.  Check with a Health and Well-Being Director for information on the degree of difficulty each week.

Summer Day Camp
June 20-August 27

FOR A BETTER US

Learn about the Y and how you can join us in making an impact on our community or give now.

SCHEDULES

Summer schedules are effective starting June 20.

REGISTER

SUMMER 2 Registration guide



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2016 REGISTRATION AND SESSION DATES

  • Summer 1 Registration: June 20-22 at 7am
    Late Registration: June 24-July 1
    Session: June 27-July 24 | No classes on July 4
  • Summer 2 Registration: July 25-27 at 7am
    Late Registration: July 29-August 12
    Session: August 1-21
  • Fall 1 Registration: August 29-31
    Late Registration: September 2-16
    Session: September 5-25

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.

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


Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour - Lakewood Family YMCA


Amenities
  • Access Center | Computer Clubhouse 
  • ActivTrax® 
  • Basketball Courts 
  • Cardio/Weight Equipment 
  • Chapel 
  • Common Ground Café 
  • Dance Studios
  • ExerGame Wall
  • FitPath 
  • Wellness Center 
  • Free Weight Room 
  • Group Cycling Studio 
  • Group Exercise Rooms 
  • Gymnasiums 
  • Gymnastics Center 
  • Handball/Racquetball/Squash Courts 
  • Indoor Track 
  • Locker Rooms: Adult, Family, and Universal Changing Rooms 
  • Nursery
  • Outdoor Playground 
  • Pools: Instructional, Lap, and Hot tub 
  • Sauna 
  • Steam Rooms 
  • Stretching Areas 
  • TRX® 
  • Yoga and Pilates Studio 
  • Youth Center

Policies

Member Code of Conduct

The YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties is committed to providing a safe, positive, and welcoming environment for all of our members, guests, and community. To ensure the safety and comfort of all, we ask individuals to act appropriately at all times while in our facilities and while they are participating in YMCA programs.

We expect all those using our YMCA facilities and programs to behave in an appropriate, mature, and responsible manner, respecting the rights and dignity of others. Our Code of Conduct does not permit language or action that can hurt, frighten, or intimidate another person or falls below a generally accepted standard of conduct. Violation of these guidelines may result in suspension or revocation of membership privileges. Specifically we ask you to:

Be Responsible:
  • Our facilities are Safe Zones. The use or possession of tobacco products, drugs, alcohol, or dangerous weapons is not allowed in or at YMCA programs or facilities.
  • Unsafe, reckless, or dangerous behavior will not be tolerated.
Be Caring to Others:
  • Fighting, physical confrontation, or threatening behavior is not allowed in YMCA programs or facilities.
Be Respectful of Yourself and Others:
  • Mistreatment or harassment of YMCA members, guests, or staff is strictly prohibited.
  • Any demonstration of inappropriate displays of affection, sexual activity, or sexual contact with another person is strictly prohibited.
  • Intentional damage or theft of another person’s property or YMCA property will not be tolerated.
  • Abusive or profane language will not be tolerated.
  • Appropriate attire must be worn at all times. As a family organization we encourage members and guests to maintain an appearance that is not disruptive, distracting, nor offensive in any regard or attire that does not present health or safety concerns. Accordingly, YMCA may restrict appearance and attire with special consideration for those specific issues. The list below is meant for example purposes and may not be inclusive of all expectations:
  • Clothing and jewelry that carry sexual, vulgar, or offensive messages or references, including pictures of the use of alcohol, tobacco, drugs, and gang affiliation and any apparel item that can be used as a weapon will not be permitted.
  • Tattoos, body art, piercings or body modifications that carry sexual, vulgar, or offensive messages, references or pictures, including that of alcohol, tobacco, drugs, and gang affiliations, will not be permitted. You may cover these so that they are not exposed while using the facility.
Additionally, throughout the facility:
  • Closed-toe athletic shoes and shirts or workout tops are required. Exceptions for certain classes and programs such as Yoga or dance classes. No shirts vs. skins games.
  • Pants and shorts must be worn at the waist; underwear, boxers, or undershorts must be covered.
  • Eye guards are strongly recommended to be worn in the racquetball courts during racquetball, squash, and handball play.
  • Proper swim attire is to be worn in the swimming pools and spa areas. Please no gym shorts, cut offs or T-shirts. One piece suits for women are encouraged.
  • Appropriate attire (swimwear) or towel wraps (non-coed facilities) are required for use of saunas and steam rooms.
  • Members are required to show and scan their membership card upon entrance to a YMCA facility. Guests must be accompanied by the host member and are required to present photo identification.
Be Honest With Yourself and Others:
Conduct that does not support the YMCA mission or values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility is not acceptable and your membership could be terminated.

Member Policies

  • Member Health: The applicant represents that he/she is in physically sound condition and understands participation in aerobics and other exercise, weight training, recreational sports, and use of pools, spas, saunas, steam rooms, and fitness equipment carry a potential risk of injuries or illness. The applicant understands the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties assumes no responsibility for any such injury or illness.
  • Member Conduct and Right to Use the Facility: Applicant agrees to abide by all policies and procedures of the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties and its branches, and understands failure to act in accordance with these rules may result in expulsion from the YMCA and revocation of the membership.
  • Criminal History: The applicant acknowledges it is the policy of the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties to deny membership to any individual registered as a sex offender.
  • Property Loss: The applicant understands the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties is not responsible for personal property lost, damaged or stolen while using YMCA facilities or participating in YMCA programs.
  • Photograph Permission: The applicant hereby grants permission for the YMCA to use, without limitation or obligation, photographs or other media which may include the member’s image or voice to promote or interpret YMCA programs.
  • Insurance: The applicant understands the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties does not provide any accident or health insurance for its members or participants, and further understands it is the applicant’s responsibility to provide such coverage.
  • Membership Cancellation: Any discrepancies to membership cancellation must be brought to the YMCA’s attention within 90 days. The YMCA is not liable for any discrepancies to membership cancellation passed 90 days.
  • Camera and Cell Phone Use: Cell phone usage is prohibited in locker rooms and dressing rooms. Members may take pictures for their personal use in classes or activity areas if they have obtained prior approval from the class instructor or the staff member on duty for the activity, and only when it is considered non-disruptive to the activity taking place. The privacy of those being photographed must be understood and respected. Use of photographic equipment shall not be permitted if disruptive of activities taking place or if the physical or emotional safety of other participants is compromised.

HOLIDAY HOURS

New Year’s Eve | 5am-5pm 
New Year’s Day | 9am-6pm
Easter | Closed
Memorial Day | 7am-3pm
Independence Day | 7am-1pm
Labor Day | 7am-3pm
Thanksgiving | 7am-1pm
Friday After Thanksgiving | 7am-9pm
Christmas Eve | 5am-3pm
Christmas Day | Closed
Day After Christmas | 7am-8pm 

ACCESS CENTER HOURS

8-18 years old
A drop-in center supervised by staff that invites youth to explore robotics, coding, game design, photography, and more. Use computers for homework projects, job searching, and game play. Work as a team in Minecraft or compete with friends on Xbox.

Monday-Thursday 4-7pm
Friday 4-9pm

YOUTH CENTER HOURS

A safe place for youth to play together, do arts and crafts, and engage in recreational games. This is a drop-in zone and youth may come and go as they please but all parents/guardians must stay in the building. A staff member is present during open times.

Monday-Thursday | 3:30-8pm
Friday | 3:30-6:30pm
Saturday | 11am-4pm

Cafe Hours

Monday-Thursday | 7am-6pm
Friday | 7am-4pm
Saturday | 9am-3pm
Sunday | Closed

Age Guidelines

In order to maintain a safe environment for members of all ages, please refer to the facility age guidelines



Get on the path to better health. FitPath is an appointment designed for members ages 10 and older who want a tailored, progressive wellness plan. Our coaches will meet with you to discuss your goals and create a program that's right for you. They will set up your ActivTrax profile and login, ensure that you have a program that meets your needs and your abilities, and track your progress so you can see results.

Make your appointment online or call 253-460-8945.