Your Y Membership During COVID-19

COVID-19 Mankato Family YMCA Membership Forms

May 2020 Membership Inquiries: Click Here

April 2020 Membership Inquiries: Click Here

March 2020 Membership Inquiries: Click Here

Membership Hold: If you are interested in putting a temporary hold on your YMCA Membership, please Click Here to fill out our form. A membership activation date will be determined once the YMCA has an opening date.

Membership Cancellation: Will you consider keeping your membership active to help keep our YMCA operational during these uncertain times? We recognize this is a very uncertain time, but we are asking you to consider staying with us as we redirect our resources to support ongoing facility operations, daily childcare operations, and other potential community support, so that we can be here for you when the time comes. Thank you for believing in our mission and our cause. Thank you for your membership, for your support, and for your loyalty to our YMCA. We hate to see you go; to complete the membership cancellation form: Click Here.

What to expect when you come back to the Y

Please note the following changes have been put in place at the YMCA in order to keep all members and staff safe.

  • Mandatory Actions upon entering the YMCA
    • All staff and members will have their temperature taken; any staff or member with a fever of 100.4 or higher will not be permitted to enter the Y and should not return to the Y until 24 hours after the fever is gone
    • Please wash your hands or use hand sanitizer when you arrive and before you leave
    • Keep a distance of 6 feet apart from other members and staff whenever possible
    • Members are required to wear a mask while inside the building; once you start working out, masks may be removed. In the event you forget a mask, we will provide masks for free for the first two weeks after the Y reopens.
  • Temporary Age Policy: Youth 16 and under, who are not in a program, are not allowed in the facility without an adult.
  • To help with lobby congestion, please use a membership card or the Mankato Family YMCA app for gate admittance
  • The YMCA will be required to keep a 6 foot minimum between members in the lobby area
    • 6ft markers will be placed on the floor for reference
    • Family units are allowed to stand together
  • While being social is a strong component of the Y, we are doing our best to keep everyone safe and are discouraging gatherings and hanging around while inside the Y
  • Members are encouraged to continue to conduct business and communication by phone and/or email
  • Many forms have been made available online and can be completed before coming to the Y
  • Members are encouraged to call in for registrations or call in advance to make an appointment
  • Please note that we will only have one staff available to assist with in house registration needs; our other front desk staff is on duty to assist members and programs participants entering the building and with phone calls. We apologize that this may result in longer wait times.

NEW Policy Changes

The following changes have been implemented as additional safety measures. This will be in effect until it is otherwise noted.

  • Members must bring their own yoga mat for classes
  • Lockers are not available at this time
    • This includes locker rooms, racquetball, aerobics studio and lobby lockers
  • As lockers are not available, please be mindful of how valuables are kept in the Y
    • You are encouraged to leave valuables at home and not in your vehicle
    • Come prepared for your visit
    • Only bring the essentials: membership card, water bottle, phone, headphones, etc.
  • Water Fountains will be available ONLY for bottle refills
  • No towel services at this time (includes sweat and shower towels)
  • No guest and visitor passes at this time
  • No Nationwide Membership permitted at this time
  • No coffee or newspaper services at this time
  • No outside food to be permitted at this time
  • A public phone will not be available at this time; the front desk will be able to call on your behalf, if needed
  • Some programs will be using different entrances; this will be specified by each program