We are excited to open more amenities to our Whatcom Family YMCA members. Thank you for staying with us as we continue to expand programs and services as we can per state mandates.

Masks are required at all times in Healthy Washington Phase 1 (except when in the water).

 

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Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday        7:00am-7:00pm

Saturday                    7:00am-2:00pm

Sunday                      Closed

 

MEMBER EXPECTATIONS

  • Masks are required at all times in Healthy Washington Phase 1.

  • To be screened upon entry

  • Accept that we currently have limited member offerings and facility amenities. 

  • Reservations are required in our 3rd Floor Wellness Center, 4th Floor LifeFitness Room, Racquetball/Squash Courts, Pickleball Court, Pools and In-Person Group Fitness Classes. To register and reserve your spot, please CLICK HERE.

  • Clean your equipment before and after use

  • Follow physical distancing guidelines

  • Be aware of our new building flow (there is an UP and a DOWN staircase to encourage social distancing) or you may take the elevator alone or with household members.

  • Bring your own towel, water bottle, mask and mat. 

  • Members only at this time.  Guests will be welcome in a later phase.wellness_center_treadmills_350px.jpg

 

FACILITY LOOK AND OFFERINGS  

Equipment will be spaced out to provide social distancing or 23 feet (for Washington State fitness facility guidelines, 1/5/2021, Click Here). Our LifeFitness line is now on the 4th floor to provide for social distancing.  Please keep in mind that reservations are separate for the different areas.

  • 3rd Floor Wellness Center (Weight Room/Gymnasium)

    • Matrix & Cardio = 10 people

    • Free Weight & Cardio = 5 people

  • 4th Floor LifeFitness Room = 5 people

  • Limited equipment access

  • Cleaning and sanitizing will occur frequently

  • All 2nd Floor Locker Rooms will remain CLOSED. 
    Signage reminders will be placed throughout our buildings 

 

SUSPENDED AMENITIES & PROGRAMS

Suspended Amenities    

  • Child Watch

  • Gym Sports (Basketball & Volleyball)

  • Climbing Wall    

  • Locker Rooms    

  • Parties & Rentals

  • Steam Rooms & Saunas    

 

Suspended Programs

  • Dance

  • Gymnastics

  • Martial Arts

  • Sports Leagues

  • Youth Sports

 

STAFF EXPECTATIONS

  • All staff will be screened upon entry

  • Masks and Personal Protection Equipment is required 

  • Training around COVID-19 policies and practices is required 

  • Cleaning and sanitizing of equipment and spaces performed throughout the day

  • Physical distancing guidelines applied 

 

PLEASE MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING

Physical distancing guidelines of at least six feet of separation must be maintained by every person in the facility at all times to the greatest extent possible. We will have a physical distancing plan that explains where individuals can be at a given time in our lobby or waiting areas, private offices, and the training areas. Signage will be placed at entrances and throughout our facilities providing you instructions and information about our enhanced physical distancing requirements. 

  • Access to our facility will be through the front door from State Street and alley door from parking lot. 
     
  • Congregations of no more than five people will be allowed in common areas such as lobbies, and only if physical distancing may be maintained.