New For You At Jackie Robinson Family YMCA


New & NotableHealth and WellnessFamily & KidsY's Active Adults (50+)Special Events and Activities • Community Support Services


new for you at Jackie Robinson Family YMCA

Facility News and Updates

We continue to reopen our facilities and programming! View the YMCA of San Diego County's safe operating policies and guidelines here!

Independence Day - We're Open!

Red, white and blue, and fireworks too! We're open on July 4 with modified facility hours -- our holiday hours are 7:00am - 2:00pm.

CHILD WATCH MEMBERSHIP OPTION

Family members can opt to add a Child Watch option to their accounts, which includes unlimited use of the service for $10 monthly. New as of March 2022: Use your Child Watch benefit at any YMCA that offers the service. While you exercise or relax at the Y, children can play under the supervision of trained YMCA staff. Starting April 4, Child Watch is open to children ages 6 weeks to 9 years old!

SWIM LESSONS AVAILABLE NOW

Our brand-new Jackie Robinson Family YMCA pool is finally open and ready for swimmers! Register for swim lessons here..  

BECOME A LIFEGUARD AT THE Y

Lifeguard Academy is now FREE for all applicants who pass tryouts. Get certified to save lives and start getting paid within two weeks! Learn more.

SAN DIEGO LOYAL SC PARTNERSHIP

The YMCA of San Diego County has partnered with San Diego Loyal SC, our hometown professional soccer team, and Rady Children’s Hospital to strengthen our youth soccer leagues by providing guidance in skill development and coaching, health best practices to help players develop self-confidence, positive relationships and resilience. Learn more about this exciting partnership here.


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Health and Wellness

GROUP FITNESS CLASSES

Be sure to check our group fitness class schedule for new classes and updates. Remember, members have unlimited access to classes!

OPEN PLAY IN THE GYMNASIUM

The gymnasium is available for open play again! Bring your own ball. Available to members ages 10+ (children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult).

HEALTH AND WELLNESS ORIENTATION

Meet with a wellness coach to get acquainted with equipment and classes, ask questions and chart a path to reach your goals. Schedule your 30-minute orientation at the Welcome Center! Learn more.


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Y’s Active Adults (50+)

FOREVER FIT

Join us for this chair-based fitness using seated and standing exercises! This class runs from 9:15 - 10:00am on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

PICKLEBALL

Pickleball is back in full swing in the gymnasium. View our pickleball section for more information.

BRIDGE CLUB!

We are looking to start a Bridge Club on Wednesdays at 12:00pm. If anyone is interested, please email Jasmine Monterroso at [email protected].

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Activities for Kids and Families

RBI BASEBALL

The Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) Program from Major League Baseball is back for the Summer! Practices begin June 29 and 30. This program is for children ages 5 through 12 (Divisions: 5-7, 8-10, and 11-12). It is designed to increase participation and interest in baseball and softball, encourage academic participation and achievement and teach the value of teamwork. Want to register your child? RBI Baseball is free, but space is limited. Check out the times and sign up HERE.

For more information, contact: Ferari Funches at [email protected].

SUMMER YOUTH SPORTS

Come out and play at the Y. Registration is open for:

ZUMBA

Join us Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5pm for a family-friendly (7+) class that combines unique Latin moves and rhythms to create an exciting dynamic workout that is great for new and experienced exercisers!

SUMMER CAMP

The countdown to summer is on! Registration is open for summer day camps at 14 YMCAs and three overnight camps at YMCA Camp Marston, YMCA Raintree Ranch and YMCA Camp Surf. Sign up today to save your spot — many camps are already full.


Events and Special Activities

MOBILE HEALTH FAIR

Come to our one-stop-shop community health and resource fair, 10:00am – 3:00pm, first Wednesday of the month.

  • Free youth sports physicals
  • COVID-19 vaccinations
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Diabetes/cholesterol screenings
  • Breast exams and mammogram signups
  • Food distribution
  • Prizes

This popular event, held the first Wednesday of each month, impacts our parking from 6:00 to 11:00am.


Community Support Services

Connecting You To Care

We've streamlined the child care search process with our enhanced referral system to help parents make the best decision for their families. Learn more!

San Diego Whole Child, Whole Community

A family-focused after school learning and wellness program at the Teen Center. In partnership with United Way, we invite middle and high school students to join the San Diego Whole Child, Whole Community program. View the English Flyer or Spanish Flyer to learn more.

Summer Camp Counseling Support

Our counselors will be available every Wednesday and Thursday from 12-4pm to support staff, campers and families. Learn more.

Teen Guide to Mental Health and Wellness

Are you looking for young-person-specific hotlines, apps and resources? Check out this infographic from the San Diego County Office of Education!

Expanded Learning Programs - Now Hiring!

Our ELP team is looking for fun and energetic leaders who are passionate about working with youth and building their professional skills. Learn more!


KEEP IN TOUCH

CONNECT ON SOCIAL

Find us on social media: Facebook and Instagram.

COMMUNICATION PREFERENCES

Visit our subscription center to opt in for text-message alerts to ensure you receive updates that may affect your visit to the Y.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions or concerns, our membership team is here to help! Call us at (619) 264-0144 during regular business hours or send an email: [email protected] and we'll get back to you soon!