COVID-19 Guidelines

We are excited to see you again. Beginning June 29, we will be in Phase 4 of Restore Illinois, and have updated our facility and program guidelines. Recent updates are shown below in bold.

Current Hours (Subject to Change):

Monday-Friday 6 am-7 pm

Saturday 7 am-12 pm

Sunday Closed

Watch our video about the new routine at the Y!

Before You Arrive:

Members are now able to participate in multiple activities at the Y. Members age 15 and younger are welcome but require parent or guardian supervision. 

Bring a water bottle. Water bottle filler will be available. Water fountains will not be in use.

No reservations are required for members to use the track, the Main Gym, Life Center, Weight Room, or Strive Room, but you will be asked which area you will be using when you check in at the customer service desk.

Reservations are still required for lap swim and Fitness classes. 

Entering the Facility:

You will be asked to scan your card as you enter.

You will have your temperature taken and be screened for Covid-19 symptoms at the customer service desk. Anyone with a temperature over 100.4 or any symptoms of illlness will be sent home immediately.

You are encouraged to wear a mask in high-traffic areas (customer service desk, bathrooms, hallways). 

Please sanitize your hands upon entry.

All registered participants will check in before going to their registered program area.

While Working Out:

The locker rooms are now open with limited lockers and showers available due to social distancing.  You will need to bring your own lock to secure your belongings.  

Fitness classes can now be held in the Fitness Room or the Main Gym with more than 10 people, but watch the weekly schedules closely - some classes are planning to continue meeting outside. 

Life Center, Strive, Weight Room, Track, Main Gym, tennis court, racquetball court are open. The number of people in each area will be strictly controlled throughout the building.

Restrooms will be open.

Water fountains are closed.

Coffee, towels, and locker keys will not be provided. 

Please clean equipment before and after use.

Masks are not required while working out. 

Other Updates:

Water fitness classes will be starting July 6. Call 647-1616 or visit Facebook for details. 

Babysitting, Pool Balcony and the Tumbling Center Balcony remain closed.

The Cowan Gym and the Community Room are reserved for YMCA Day Camp. 

Thank you for your cooperation. We have these new guidelines in place for the health and safety of everyone!