WELCOME BACK!

Darien YMCA Reopened June 17!

WELCOME BACK TO THE Y!

We are excited to announce the Darien YMCA  reopened our facility Wednesday June 17. We thank you for your support, patience and for staying with us, because you understand the Y is more than a gym. We are a community. We miss you and are eager to welcome you back.

HOURS OF OPERATION*

Hours of operation as of 8/31/2020:

 

  • Monday- Friday 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*These times are subject to change.

KEEPING MEMBERS AND STAFF SAFE

While we are enthusiastic to reopen, the safety of our members and our staff is our number one priority so we are opening areas with restrictions in order for everyone to be as safe as possible. We are thoroughly cleaning on a daily basis and will follow a strict cleaning schedule so we may continue to provide a safe environment.

WHAT WILL BE AVAILABLE ON JUNE 17

  • Wellness Center and Training Center (cardio, strength and free weights)
  • Pools (lap swim and swim team)
  • Group Fitness classes (virtual, inside and outside)
  • Personal and Small Group Training (inside and outside)
  • Gymnastics Center (team training & camp)
  • Summer Camp (beginning June 22)
All areas will be operating at a limited capacity and will social distancing restrictions. Reservations will be required for Group Fitness Classes and Lap Swim. More information will be placed on the website and communicated by the beginning of next week.

WHAT WILL REMAIN UNAVAILABLE AT THIS TIME

  • Limited Locker Room Usage Available for Restrooms
  • Showers for aquatic use to rinse before/after using the pool
  • Reduced number of lockers available to ensure social distancing
  • Steam Rooms
  • Saunas
  • Whirl Pool
  • Basketball
  • Yoga and Exercise mats (Please bring your own)
  • Water Fountains (available for Bottle filling only)
  • Towel Service
  • Massage
  • Rock Wall
  • Guest Passes

 

INFORMATION TO KNOW BEFORE RETURNING

  • Members will be required to self scan using their membership card or the Darien YMCA App.
  • All members will be required to sign a new waiver before checking into the Y.
  • In accordance with the CDC guidelines, before entering you will be asked health screening questions.
  • You are required to wear a face covering while in common areas of the Y including the lobby, hallways and bathrooms.
  • We suggest you bring a water bottle from home as water fountains will be available for bottle filling only.
  • We have added additional hand sanitizing stations throughout the facility.
  • All members are required to clean all equipment before and after use.
  • If you are not feeling well, please stay home and get healthy.
  • We encourage the vulnerable populations of the Y, to be cautious and follow recommended guidelines.
  • If your monthly membership is currently on a COVID-19 hold, it will automatically be reactivated on July 1. If you would like to extend your hold, please click here.
  • If your membership is inactive or you would like to renew your annual membership that has expired, please contact Marcia Morrell at mmorrell@darien-ymca.org.