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Coldest Night of the Year 2022

It’s Cold Out There! The YWCA is excited to be a part of 2022’s Coldest Night of the Year walking fundraiser in Saskatoon. CNOY is a fun, family-friendly walk to raise funds to help support the women and children who rely on the YWCA’s services throughout the year. Many in our community are facing hunger, […]

Holiday Hours December 2021 – January 2022

See below for our holiday hours at the YWCA Saskatoon. Admin Offices Closed on December 24th at 12 p.m.   Employment & Learning Centre Closed on December 24th at 12 p.m. Re-opens on January 4th at 8:30 a.m.   Child Development Centre Closed on December 24th at 12 p.m. Closed on December 27th and 28th […]

New Cross Country Skiing/Fitness Program

Fitness on 25th is happy to introduce a new Cross Country Ski Fitness Program designed for beginner to novice skiers. This is a great program to expand your understanding of the physical demands of cross-country skiing and will help you get prepared for the season through in-gym training. We will cover how to target your […]

Give the Gift of HOPE This Holiday Season!

This holiday season, the YWCA Saskatoon is promoting HOPE: Happiness, Opportunity, Progress, and Empowerment.  As the holidays approach and we begin to settle into the giving season, it is often easy to forget that there are many in our community who struggle this time of year. Some people are fleeing domestic violence, some are trying […]

Women of Distinction Spring Alumni Breakfast

  Come and join YWCA Saskatoon and Alumni for breakfast! On March 5, 2020 we will be hosting the Women of Distinction Alumni Breakfast at the Sheraton Cavalier.  Everyone is welcome to attend and hear our guest speaker, Grit McCreath speak. Tickets can be purchased at by clicking here  

Fat Recommendations For Active People

Our Recommendation: First determine your protein and carbohydrate needs. All of your leftover calories are fat calories – most of which should be monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fat. If you’re an exerciser, body builder or strength trainer trying to stay lean, you should control your total fat intake to control your total calorie intake. For reasons […]

2019 YWCA Mixed Pickle Ball Tournament

YWCA Saskatoon will host a mixed-team Pickle Ball Tournament on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019. The tournament will begin at 9:00 AM and we expect all teams to be prepared for a minimum of three games through the day. The final match will be set for later in the afternoon. Register Here This tournament is for mixed […]

#Gratitude Tuesday Donor Stories – Lifting other women up

My name is Donna Bailey. I have a lifelong connection to the YWCA. My earliest memory of the Y is when I was about five years old, when my mother brought my sister and me to learn to swim. I was always involved in the exercise programs. When I had children, I used to put my children […]

#Gratitude Tuesday Donor Stories – Serious Seniors Aquasize Group

The swimming pool at YWCA Fitness on 25th is the perfect temperature for a group fitness class of active seniors who work out three times a week: the Serious Seniors Aquasize group meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings at the Y pool. Together over the years, they have gained more than just good health–they have become […]

Job Seekers Get Ready

Back to school and back to work!  September 18th, 2017 is a perfect opportunity to make a connection.    Come out to the YWCA Saskatoon Job Fair and Networking Event to meet and talk to some great employers!  Your new job could be right around the corner.   Tuesday September 18th 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM […]