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News & Events from the YWCA | Monthly Archives: November 2015

Your Gym Time can Counteract One of the Major Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Disease

Your Gym Time can Counteract One of the Major Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Disease By Val Kirk, YWCA, Fitness on 25th, Personal Trainer As the colder weather approaches, now is a good time to commit to your regular gym schedule. Winter in Saskatchewan can lead to inactivity for some as we huddle in-doors; avoiding the […]

WOMEN OF DISTINCTION AWARD NOMINATIONS A THRILL AND AN HONOUR

Remember the feeling. Do you remember the what it felt like when you first heard that you were nominated for a YWCA Woman of Distinction Award? Do you remember what it felt like to walk into the grand ballroom to the sound of bagpipes and thunderous applause? We remember meeting each of the nominees, and […]

WE LOVE MUSIC WITH MRS. G!

What a great way to learn. We have little toes tapping, little hands clapping, and lots of fun musical noise at the YWCA Child Development Centre. Our YWCA family gave Mrs. G and her wonderful music an enthusiastic welcome this October. Enriched learning through music is one of the great educational programs we provide to children […]

NEW MANAGER AT FITNESS ON 25TH

Our new Fitness Manager is Fred Dyck, who comes to YWCA Fitness on 25th with over 25 years of employment in sport and recreation. Prior to coming to Fitness on 25th, Fred was Executive Director for the Saskatchewan Triathlon Association from 2008 to 2015, a time of unprecedented growth for the sport of triathlon in […]