Reopening Guide

When you're ready, we're ready! Our YMCA facilities are open to serve our members!

As we transition into opening, please do your part and learn about all of the many changes that we are making for the safety of all members and staff.  We recommend that you bookmark this page and come back often to receive our most current updates.

Welcome Back!

We're so excited to have you back! Watch our informational video on what to expect upon your return to the YMCA.


The YMCA of Greater Dayton has implemented additional safety protocols in an effort to reduce the health risks for members, staff and other visitors to our facility. See the link below for more details.

YMCA Safety Protocols



Make the most of your time at the Y and reserve your spot today! YMCA Members can make a reservation to use the Fitness Center, Pools, Child Watch, and Group Exercise Classes.  Click the button below to make your reservation

Facility Reservations



Want to know how busy your YMCA branch is? Visit our Branch Capacity Dashboard with information in real time.

Branch Capacity Dashboard

Branch Hours

(Through June 30th)

Monday–Friday:  5am–8pm
Saturday: 7am–6pm
Sunday: CLOSED


Group Exercise Classes

(Starting June 1)

Group Exercise Classes are to be a maximum of 45 minutes in length and with 30 minutes of cleaning time scheduled between each class offering.


Pool Reopening

(Starting June 1)
Monday–Friday: 6am to 7pm
Saturdays: 8am to 5pm

• Competition Pool is to be open for Lap Swim Only
• Lap Swim up to 2 persons per lane (circle swim)
• Therapy Pool will reopen on June 15th
• Showers will reopen on June 8th
• All pools require reservations


Child Watch

(Starting June 15th)

Child Watch will return with reduced capacity. Reservations are required and you can reserve 24 hours in advance. Members will be limited to 45 minutes per day.



(Starting August 24th)

No more than 20 people in the gym at once. Full Court games are allowed, but those not playing must wear a mask and social distance. The desk will check out all balls. Staff will clean with disinfectant before and after each use. Please stay within the court you are playing in to reduce the risk of exposure.


Locker Rooms & Showers

(Starting June 8th)

Locker rooms will be staffed to clean showers after each use in accordance with state guidelines. Some lockers are unavailable to help with social distancing. Seating has also been limited.


Help us all stay safe!

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Temperature Checks

All members will have their temperature taken prior to check in, and staff will also receive daily temperature checks.

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Wipe Down Equipment

Use the cleaning materials provided. Wipe equipment before and after your workout.

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Keep Your Distance

Respect all signs regarding social distancing. Stay at least six feet away from others wherever possible.

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Expect Reduced Capacity

At times of full capacity, you will be asked to wait in a designated area until space is available.

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Wear Your Mask

All members must wear masks at our facilities when not working out in our Fitness Center or in a Group Exercise class.

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Stay Home if You're Sick

CDC and state guidelines encourage seniors and other vulnerable populations to stay home.

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Limited Child Watch Services

Child Watch services are limited and require reservations.