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News & Events from the YWCA | Monthly Archives: September 2016

October 19 Open House and AGM

Wednesday, October 19 is the YWCA Saskatoon Annual General Meeting, and all community members are welcome to attend. This year our focus our mission: to nurture well-being of women and families through inclusive services and supports. Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Time: 2:00-4:00 Open House tours and refreshments, 4:00-6:00 Guest Speaker Shelley Joseph and AGM, […]

Only $25 per month for Young Adults & Youth

For many youth and young adults, financial limitations can be a deterrent to realizing the benefits of access to a fitness centre. At YWCA Fitness on 25th, we want to help. For the fall of 2016, YWCA Fitness on 25th is introducing a new low monthly membership fee for anyone from the age 12 to 24.  Youth to […]

Now is the Time to Join Fitness on 25th!

Make that commitment to your personal health and wellness with a one-year membership contract at YWCA Fitness on 25th. Right now is the time to join with great savings: Join Now and Do not Pay until December 1st on a one-year contract. Even after December 1st, you pay our regular low monthly rate of: $41.50 […]

Employment and Learning Centre Job Search Tip

When you are looking online for a job, especially at a site such as Saskjobs.ca or Indeed.ca, often you will come across a posting that has a long list of requirements and skills posted. Do not panic. Unless there is a specific need for a position, such as an 1A driver’s license, WHIMS or Food […]

Nutrition Monday: Chocolate Green Smoothie

  Recipe: Chocolate Green Smoothie Produce 1 Banana, medium 1/2 cup Blueberries, frozen 1 1/2 cups Spinach, fresh Baking & Spices 1 1/2 tbsp Dark chocolate cocoa powder 1 tsp Vanilla Dairy 1 cup Milk, fat-free 1/2 cup Vanilla yogurt Frozen 1 Ice

Take Back the Night: Walking in Your Neighbourhood without Fear of Violence

  Imagine walking around your own neighbourhood in fear. Fear for your safety. Fear for the safety of your children. It’s a feeling many women experience every day. It’s a feeling that needs to stop. Empowering women and giving them the ability and peace of mind to walk without fear is at the heart of […]

Earth Goddesses Growing More Than Just Seeds

From tiny seeds to a bountiful harvest, a community garden patch has grown into a vibrant experience for YWCA Turning Points clients. Donning matching t-shirts with their unique logo, the self-proclaimed Earth Goddesses met each week during the growing season to tend to their garden plot. Located at Third Avenue North, the plot was one […]