We've missed you and are so excited to see you back into our facility!
We are excited to announce that the Fergus Falls Area Family YMCA opened the doors on Wednesday, June 17. Moving forward, we will be opening our spaces in a phased approach so the Y might look a bit different initially.
Click HERE to read more information from our PHASE 1 member update email from 6.12.2020.
Click HERE to read more information from our PHASE 2 member update email from 7.2.2020
We're so happy to welcome you back soon. Together, we're a better us.
The Fergus Falls YMCA YMCA is currently allowed to open at 25% of space capacity. We are allowed to welcome 45 members in the building at one time.
Make sure you are feeling well enough to visit. If you have been experiencing COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed, please stay home and contact your healthcare provider.
Members will be asked to:
Before you enter the YMCA, you will be asked two questions. You must answer these questions every time you visit. If your answers determine that you cannot enter, we will ask you to return home and contact your healthcare provider.
We will be implementing a resrvation system at some point in the near future. Until that happens, please contact the respective person via email to set up the reservation. You should receive an email confirmation.
All reservations must be make by 2pm the day prior. Reservations can only be made for the next day and only 1 slot per day. For Monday reservations, please email by 2pm on Sunday.
Racquetball reservations: 6:30am-7:30am, 10:00am-11:00am, 11:30am-12:30pm, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Email email@example.com for your reservations.
Group Exercise Reservations: 5:00pm-6:00pm, Monday through Thursday
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for your reservations.
Lap Swim in the Swimming pool:
6:00am-6:45am, 7:00am-7:45am, 8:00am-8:45am, 9:00am-9:45am, 10:00am-10:45am, 11:00am-11:45a, 12:00pm-12:45pm, 4:00pm-4:45pm (M-Th only), 5:00pm-5:45pm (M-Th only), 6:00pm- 6:45pm (M-Th only)
Email email@example.com for your lane reservations.
All other areas will open in a phased approach and will return gradually.
Running will not be allowed on the walking track, but IS allowed on the treadmills. The walking track and cardio/weight areas are ONE-WAY. Please walk all the way around the track when you wish to exit the area. We are working hard to avoid face to face contact.
All active membership units are welcome to come back and use the Y. Those memberships on hold must remove their hold status before coming back. To remove the hold status, please use the same form that was used to activate the hold status. You can find that HERE.
Nationwide members are encouraged to visit their home YMCA and temporarily will not have access.
Community members and visitors wishing to buy or use a day pass are encouraged to visit during a later phase and will temporarily not have access.
While children are always welcome at the YMCA, at this time, children 14 and under are encouraged to stay active at home.
The Y has taken many precautions to serve our members and keep them as safe as possible. We have:
To ensure member's health and safety, we are implementing these protocols to reduce health risks to our members, program participants, and staff. We also strongly ask that our members also do their own part to ensure their own health and safety by wiping down equipment before and after, practicing physical distancing, and paying attention to their own health. The information above is subject to change at any time.
Managing your chronic condition can improve your health and quality of life. Participants will meet weekly to create plans, share experiences, and help each other solve problems. Topics include nutrition, exercise, medication use, pain management, emotions and communicating with medical providers.
Class will be held virtually via ZOOM. Thursdays from August 27-October 1, 9:00am-11:30am
Contact Stacey at 218-739-4489 ext 205 to register.
Click HERE for more information.