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*Please read our most recent update below.*

As we continue to open more services and programs, we continue to adhere to CDC and state guidelines and may take things slow as we prioritize the safety of our members and staff. We want to thank you for continuing to do your part to keep our Ys a safe and positive place for all.

At this time, only members are allowed to use the facility at this time. There will be no drop-ins, punch cards, or Nationwide members allowed due to limited capacity. 

All members must use our online reservation system* to reserve a fitness class or schedule time in the fitness center, main pool, instructional therapy pool, walking track or our other programs. Reservations must be made within 24 hours of the appointed time. If you're on a waitlist, you will be alerted if a spot opens up. Be sure to check your email first and visit us only if you've received confirmation of an open spot. 

Please arrive at the facility no earlier than 5 minutes before your time slot

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Updates as of 11/12

Thursday, November 12 


Swim Lessons

Due to state guidelines, all swim lessons have been postponed for the time being. This is subject to change and we will let you know of any updates.  


Community Sports

As per state guidelines, team basketball and pickleball (doubles) are not allowed at our facilities until December 7. 


Masks

Due to the recent executive order, face masks (cloth or medical ONLY) are now required at all times during your visit to the Y, whether inside or outside. This includes: 

  • When working out in the fitness center
  • During fitness classes
  • During recreational activities

Masks are not required when swimming in the pool. We will inform you of any changes if they occur. 

Thank you for doing your part to make the Y a safe and positive place for all.

Hours of Operation

Bath Area Family YMCA:
Monday-Thursday, 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, 5 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Landing YMCA:
Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Reservations at the Landing
Group Exercise & Fitness Center Use
  • Group exercise and mindfulness classes have the option of coming indoors depending on bad/cold weather or at the discretion of the instructor. Please be aware that class sizes may be limited so it'll be important to make a reservation. You can view our fitness schedule here. The following guidelines are observed during indoor classes:
    • Observance of 14 feet between each participant. 
    • Proper airflow throughout class space. 
    • Masks must be worn at all times. 
  • Strength & cardio center have been combined to accommodate 6 members working out at one time. 1 hour slots are available. More cardio equipment can be found in the racquetball room. Masks must be worn at all times. 
  • Take virtual classes if you're not comfortable with visiting us just yet! Learn more about our new virtual membership option
Programs
  • As per state guidelines, basketball and pickleball (doubles) are not allowed at our facilities until December 7. 
Reservations at Bath
Group Exercise & Fitness Center Use
  • Group exercise and mindfulness classes have the option of coming indoors depending on bad/cold weather or at the discretion of the instructor. You can view our fitness schedule here. Please be aware that class sizes may be limited so it'll be important to make a reservation. The following guidelines are observed during indoor classes:
    • Observance of 14 feet between each participant. 
    • Proper airflow throughout class space. 
    • Masks must be worn at all times.  
  • Fitness center is limited to 10 members working out at one time. 1 hour slots are available. Some equipment will not be available to allow for social distancing and disinfecting procedure. Masks must be worn at all times. 
  • Indoor walking track is limited to 3 walkers at a time. 1 hour slots are available. No running allowed. Masks must be worn at all times. 
  • Take virtual classes if you're not comfortable with visiting us just yet! Learn more about our new virtual membership option
Pool Use
  • Lap swim will take place in the main pool. 45-minute slots available. Reservations can be made 26 hours in advance. One swimmer per lane, unless you are sharing a lane with a family member/members. View our pool schedule.
  • Instructional therapy pool use is available for 45-minute slots for 3 swimmers at a time. Reservations can be 26 hours in advance. Listed under ‘Independent H20 Exercise.’ View our I/T pool schedule.
  • Family swim time slots are now available Monday-Thursday and Saturday. Up to 7 people allowed in one family. All ages. Be sure to make your reservation under 'Family Swim.'   
  • All swim lessons are currently postponed. Stay tuned for updates.
Programs
  • Basketball*, Pickleball*, and Racquetball are available for 1 hour slots at certain hours. Available times can be viewed on our online reservation system when you set "Category" to "Indoor Sports"
    • Be sure to bring your own equipment.
    • All participants must wear a mask at all times when playing or waiting. 

*There may be times, due to severe weather, when we may need to close these areas to provide space for our childcare program. You will be notified if the space becomes unavailable. We appreciate your help and understanding that we must prioritize the health and safety of the children in our care!

Preparing for Your Visit
  • All members are required to sign a one-time waiver prior to coming to the facility. View the adult waiver. There is a separate waiver for minors.
  • Please wear a cloth/medical mask when you visit us. A face shield without a mask is not acceptable. Masks should be worn in public areas of the Y including the lobby, bathroom, locker rooms, and hallways. Members are not asked to wear a mask while working out, except those using the walking track. If you forget your mask, there will be some available at the front desk. Limit 1 per day.
  • All members, staff, and visitors will be checked with an infrared thermometer. Those with a fever of 100.4 or higher will not be admitted. This information will not be recorded.
  • Members will be asked the following questions and asked to verbally affirm whether they meet screening requirements prior to utilizing the facility:
    • Have you recently had any respiratory infection, cough, shortness of breath, and/or a low-grade fever?
    • In the past 14 days, have you had any contact with someone with a confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19, is under investigation for COVID-19, or is ill with a respiratory illness? If yes, were you wearing appropriate personal protective equipment?
    • In the previous 14 days, have you traveled internationally to countries with widespread, sustained community transmission?
  • Disinfect bottles and towels will be available before entering/in the fitness center. Members must also:
    • Wash hands before and after working out.
    • Disinfect all equipment before and after use.
  • Social distancing, a minimum of 6 feet, is required at all times. When engaging in physical activity, state guidelines are advising a minimum distance of 14 feet from others.
  • Members are asked to stay in their designated areas as children in our emergency childcare program require separate space.
  • High touch areas will be disinfected periodically throughout the day, with no less than one cleaning per hour. This includes restrooms.
  • Y staff will be stationed throughout the facility to assist with disinfecting equipment and to answer questions regarding new guidelines.
Don't Forget!
  • Please arrive at the facility no earlier than 5 minutes before your time slot. Bring your membership card for a no-contact check-in.
  • Please try to bring as few items as possible and keep them with you as locker rooms are limited in space and closed at certain times of the day. 
  • We do ask that you bring: 
    • A face mask, cloth/medical. Face shields are not acceptable without a mask. If you forget yours, there will be some available at the front desk. Limit 1 per day.
    • A water bottle for our no-touch fountain.
    • A towel as towel rentals are not available. 
  • Be sure you have all your belongings before you leave. Any lost items will be discarded.