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Lunenburg County YMCA-High Street Youth Programs

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Located In Bridgewater
Where To Find Us
Lunenburg County YMCA
75 High St
Bridgewater, NS B4V 1V8
Areas Served South Shore Region
Phone 902-543-9622
Contact Kim Whitman-Mansfield, Youth Coordinator, YMCA of Southwest Nova Scotia; Phone: (Business) 902-530-3392; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Kim Whitman-Mansfield 
YMCA of Southwest Nova Scotia 
75 High St 
Bridgewater, NS B4V 1V8
Description & Services
Information We aim to increase social awareness and emphasize the importance of the community‚Äôs role in the development of all youth. 
Our main goals of the youth programs are: 
- to engage youth through sport and recreational activity 
- increase youth awareness of healthy living 
- to provide youth with skills for personal development and leadership ability 
- ensure all youth have the skills necessary to achieve their fullest potential 
We offer a range of youth programming at our High St. location. For dates, times and further program information, please call or visit our website. 
Youth Basketball 
Thursday 6:00PM - 8:00PM 
Your chance to be active, have fun and enhance your skills! Enjoy basketball at the NSCC Gymnasium. Quality equipment will be provided. This is a free drop in program; no registration or membership is required.Ages 11-18. 
Youth Conditioning 
Thursday 8:00PM - 9:00PM 
This is your chance to explore the YMCA Fitness Centre, train in preparation for team games or just have fun setting your own personal health and well-being goals. This is a free drop in program; no registration or membership is required. Ages 11-18.  
Youth Zone 
Friday 6:30PM - 8:00PM (ages 5 - 12yrs) 
Friday 8:30PM - 10:00PM (ages 12 - 18 yrs) 
This program is for youth of all ages to enjoy physical activities, challenging games and a safe environment for youth to socialize with peers. This is a free drop in program; no registration or membership is required. All equipment will be provided. Ages 5-12, and ages 12-18.
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Eligibility may vary for specific programs. Call or visit the website for detailed information.
Hours Thursday 6:00PM - 9:00PM 
Friday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
Special Information
Established July 3, 2009
Tags After School Programs ; Community Sport Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Youth ; Youth Centres