Tips On Using The YMCA of Kewanee

USING THE Y

We strongly recommend that anyone using our facility consult with their physician in advance. Please be sure that as a partici-pant in the Y facility you have read and understand Y policies described in Facility Guidelines.

CHECKING IN AS A MEMBER

All members should stop at the desk upon arrival and check in using their card.

CHECKING IN AS A NON MEMBER OR GUEST

Non Members must check in at the Y desk and purchase a guest pass, unless accompanying a minor to a program. Any one over the age of 18 will be required to present a photo ID.

ACCOMPANYING A MINOR TO A PROGRAM

Any guardian accompanying a minor to a program should check in with card if they are a member. Non members accompanying a minor to a program should stop and give name (may be asked to show photo ID?) at the Y desk, and MAY NOT USE the facility, they are only permitted to wait in specified waiting are-as.

TOWEL SERVICE

Sweat towels can be checked out that the Y desk and should be returned to the grey bin at the desk when you are done with them. We do not provide swim or shower towels.

LOST AND FOUND

All items turned in to “Lost and Found” will be held for 30 days. After that they will be disposed of or given to charity.

PARKING

Y members and guests are welcome to park on street in front of the Y building, in the city lot behind Dura Bowl, in the lot behind the YMCA, or along side the Y building in a marked space. DO NOT park on east side of building in spaces marked for Ed’s Heating Staff to avoid being towed.

LOCKER ROOM USE

Always secure belongings in a locked locker; bring your own lock and remove it after each visit. If you would like a permanent locker please visit the desk. Children age 6yr & up must use their respective locker rooms. Family and Special Needs changing area available for parents with young children or for those who cannot negotiate stairs. All others are to use general locker room areas.

HOT TUB

See pool schedule for more info. For use by those who are 16 years of age or older. Children under 16 years of age are not permitted. We highly recommend you consult a physician before using. 10– 15 minute maximum usage time. Lifeguard has final authority.

SAUNA

Located in the adult locker rooms. For use by those who are 18yr or older. 10– 15 minute maximum usage time. We highly recommend you consult a physician before using.

SWIMMING POOL

All swimmers need to review the Safety information on the back side of the Pool Schedule before using the pool area. The lifeguard has the final authority.

WEIGHT ROOMS & FUNCTIONAL TRAINING GYM

For your safety please follow guidelines posted in the weight room, and conveyed by staff, If you have questions please ask staff for guidance!

CARDIO ROOM

Initial sign up sheet located on counter outside cardio room to use machines. Clearly write your name in the slot for the machine and time you would like. Each slot is 20 minutes long. There is a 40 minute maximum, if the room is not busy you may sign up for an additional 20 minutes. If you are more than 5 minutes late for the time you signed up for you may lose your slot.

  • Proper attire and footwear is needed.
  • No Food/drink (EXCEPT WATER) permitted; drinking fountain available
  • For age 14yr & up who are safely utilizing the equipment and Age 11-14yr who are participating in youth fitness
  • Y PLAY

    For Members and Paid class participants. Y Play not available to guest pass or drop in fee participants. Review guide-lines posted in the room before using the Y Play program. See Youth Development for more info.