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30 War Veterans Ave
Moncton New-Brunswick
E1C 0B3
Tel: 506-857-0606
Fax: 506-859-8198

Hours of operation
Mon - Fri: 05:30AM - 10:00PM
Sat - Sun: 07:00AM - 08:00PM
Holidays: 09:00AM - 05:00PM

For general questions or to make changes to your current membership: info@ymcamoncton.com

Business Registration Number: 119235877RR0001

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In Memoriam - Ruben Cohen


COHEN, H. REUBEN, C.C., O.N.B., LL.B., LL.D., Q.C. - It is with profound sadness that the family of H. Reuben Cohen announce his passing on Friday, October 24, 2014 in his 93rd year. Born in Moncton, he was the son of the late Molly and David Cohen. Reuben attended Moncton High School, Dalhousie University and after completing his law degree, began his career as a lawyer in Moncton. To name a few of his many accomplishments, he was awarded the Companion of the Order of Canada, the Order of New Brunswick, the Order of Moncton, the Fellowship of Honor with the YMCA, Prix Lescarbot Award, Paul Harris Fellow Award, District Governor of Rotary, Queen’s Golden and Diamond Jubilee Medals, was a past Chancellor of Dalhousie University and a founding member of The Friends of The Moncton Hospital Foundation.

He was a scholar and Renaissance man, as well as a leading financier and led many successful companies during his career. He leaves to mourn his wife, Astrid Lundrigan Cohen; daughters, Debra Moffatt (Peter) and Natalie Smith, both of Halifax, NS; grandchildren, Louis, David, Sam, Schuyler and Samantha; the children of Astrid - Arthur, Catherine and Leslie; and extended family members. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his first wife, Louise and several brothers, including Nathan Cohen of Moncton.

Funeral Service will be held at the Tiferes Israel Synagogue on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 2:30 pm. The burial will follow the service at Congregation Tiferes Israel Cemetery in Dieppe. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995). Expressions of sympathy and memorial donations in H. Reuben Cohen’s memory can be directed to the YMCA of Greater Moncton. Online condolences at www.fergusonsfuneralhome.com

Class Cancellation and Early Closure Notice

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Dear Members,

*Class Cancellation

Please be advised that we will be cancelling all Group Fitness Classes on Saturday November 8th due to Program Development Training for our Group Fitness Instructors. The following classes will be cancelled:

- Group Power 7:45am

- Cyclefit 9:00am

- Group Kick 9:00am

- Cyclefit 10:15am

- Group Centergy 10:15am

- Zumba 12:30pm


*Early Closure Notice

As a result of a donor recognition event on Sunday, November 2nd, the Y will close for the day at 5 p.m. The main gym will close at 1 p.m., with all of its programs cancelled for the day at 1 p.m., including para sport activities, karate, and yoga. Our apologies for the inconvenience.

We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused.

YMCA Birthday Parties

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You asked and now they're here: YMCA Birthday Parties! Make your child's special day extra cool with our super birthday package, which includes bouncy castle, party room rental and a whole lot of FUN! Reserve your party now!!

Call 857-0606 or visit the YMCA Member Services' Desk today!

Employment Opportunties

The YMCA of Greater Moncton is seeking committed, talented individuals who will bring special energy to our dynamic and growing Association by making a difference in our community. Join Greater Moncton's most dynamic team! The Y is currently hiring in the area of: Health and Fitness, Membership Services, Community Outreach and aquatics!

Stop by the YMCA of Greater Moncton today at 30 War Veterans Avenue or call 857-0606 for more information!


YMCA Peace Week

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2014 YMCA Peace Breakfast

Peace building begins one step at a time with individuals and groups in our local community. The YMCA of Greater Moncton has been recognizing peacemakers who inspire and affect the lives of others through their peaceful endeavours. The annual YMCA Peace Breakfast honours youth and adults from all walks of life who commit their time to advancing peace in their own communities or abroad.
Join us in celebrating and honouring the 2014 Peace Medallion recipients!

Friday, November 21st at 7:30 am
Delta Beausejour
Guest speaker: City of Moncton Mayor, George LeBlanc

Peace Breakfast Registration Card (pdf)

Visit our past peace medalion recipients:

Meet the 2013 recipients

Meet the 2012 recipients

Meet the 2011 recipients

Meet the 2010 recipients

Space available at YMCA Childcare

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Are you looking for childcare for your little one? The YMCA of Greater Moncton's childcare centre – recently voted one of the best childcare centres in Greater Moncton – now has openings! The Y provides care and learning for your child in a safe, nurturing environment. Our supportive and knowledgeable staff offer parents peace of mind and give kids the chance to realize their potential through positive reinforcement and innovative programs.

For more information, contact the Y today at 857-0606.