Toronto West End College St. YMCA Centre

This YMCA is located at the heart of one of Toronto’s trendiest West End neighborhoods. There’s something for everyone at this family-friendly centre featuring child care, camp, community programs, and health and fitness services.

931 College Street
Toronto, ON M6H 1A1

Phone: 1(416)536-9622

Email: memberservices@ymcagta.org

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Location Facilities

A young girl smiles at the camera while her classmates stretch in the background

Check out our schedule to see all the aquatics programs, sports and rec activities, group fitness classes, and family-friendly fun we run every day:

   

Hours of Operation

Weekdays: 5:00 am – 11:30 pm      
Weekends: 7:00 am – 11:30 pm

Stop by for a free tour!

Our century-old building has been beautifully modernized into an airy, loft-style space and includes:

  • A Gymnasium
  • A dance studio
  • Family play areas
  • A Gravity room
  • Two conditioning and weight rooms
  • An 18.5 metre lap and recreation pool
  • An indoor walking/running track
  • A CycleFit studio
  • 2 squash courts
  • A Youth Zone
  • Cafe
  • Rooftop Zen Deck
  • On-site child minding facilities where carefully trained staff and volunteers care for your kids while you work out
  • Separate Men’s and Women’s change rooms, each with their own saunas, steam rooms, and whirlpools
  • A separate Family change room

Popular Programs

Just getting started, or looking to add something new to your healthy living routine? Choose from some of our most popular programs  and services:
   
  • Recreational family-friendly aquatic activities
  • Lane swim time and swim lessons
  • Instructional sports, dance, and martial arts classes for kids
  • Group fitness classes including yoga, Bootcamp and CycleFit
  • Sports and rec activities
  • Personal Training
  • Small Group Training
  • Complimentary mYfitness assessment 
  • Teen Night

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YMCA Early Learning child care programs for children 0-4 years of age provide children with the support they need to make a seamless transition to full-day Kindergarten.

Standard Hours
Monday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

YMCA Licensed School Age programs for children ages 4-12 offer flexible scheduling, convenient locations and affordable fees for before and after school child care.

Standard Hours
Monday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

YMCA Camp programs keep your child engaged and active throughout the summer months with fun, structured activities that instill positive values in our campers.


Summer Day Camp Programs

The Y offers a wide range of camp programs across the GTA this summer, and during the upcoming March Break

Summer Day CampBoys playing floor hockey in a gymnasium


Summer Day Camp

YMCA Day Camp programs will keep your child active and engaged throughout the summer months with fun, structured activities in a welcoming environment that encourages and instills positive values. Campers will develop new skills, make new friends, and build self-esteem and confidence under the supervision of a highly trained YMCA staff team.

Programs include: Creative Arts, Dance & Drama, Eco Camp, Science, Variety and Media Arts programs.

Early Bird Registration opens January 30, 2017! Save 10% off camp program fees by registering before March 31.

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Membership Options

Health & Fitness Membership Categories and Pricing

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Health & Fitness Membership Categories and Pricing

Our membership types and fees are designed to cater to all budgets and schedules. To join today, simply bring valid photo ID and pre-authorized payment (a void cheque or credit card information) to the membership desk. Our team can help you determine which of the following categories best suits your needs:

  • Adult General: Our Adult General membership is for individuals age 22 and up. Included in your monthly fee of $58 is access to all our amenities and program areas; unlimited group fitness classes; and unlimited access to our drop-in sports and rec programs.
  • Family General: Family General Memberships include a maximum of two adult partners living at the same address, and any number of dependent children aged 21 years or younger. Included in your monthly fee of $97 is access to all our amenities and program areas; unlimited group fitness classes; and unlimited access to our drop-in sports and rec programs for every individual on the membership.
  • Child/Youth: The YMCA is committed to the development of our next generation of leaders and innovators. Our unique programs are designed to ensure children and youth live full, active, and healthy lives. This membership category is for all young people from age 0 to 21, and is available for $39 per month.

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June 26 – July 2

Program Break: Children's Registered Programs

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Program Break: Children's Registered Programs

Please note that all children’s registered programs will be on break from Monday, June 26 – Sunday, July 2. Lessons resume on Monday, July 3.

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Saturdays and Sundays

Birthday Parties

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child's special day at the West End YMCA! Get the details on our party packages and information on how to book here.

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Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays

Run Club

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Run Club

New to running, or bored with your solo cardio routine? Join our group runs to get in shape, meet fellow runners, and explore your scenic city! Meet us in the foyer of the West End YMCA, just inside the main doors, on these days:

  • Tuesdays at 6:15 pm for a scenic run
  • Thursdays at 6:15 pm for a scenic run
  • Sundays at 10:30 am for a longer, endurance-building run

Runners of all levels are encouraged to join, and beginners are most welcome.

YMCA fitness instructor Caileigh leads a run by the water

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2016

Runner Up in NOW's 2016 ​Readers Choice Awards for Toronto's Best Gym/Fitness Club

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Runner Up in NOW's 2016 ​Readers Choice Awards for Toronto's Best Gym/Fitness Club

The West End YMCA won runner up in NOW magazine's 2016 Readers Choice Awards for best gym in Toronto. Stop by to check out our beautifully modernized, century-old facilities and try one of our wide array of group fitness or family-friendly programs.

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