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Health
and Safety

Staying Safe
Together

We're excited to see you at the Y. The safety and well-being of everyone is our top priority. Based on the recent updates to guidance to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the YMCA of Greater Kansas City has updated our health and safety policies.

Center Hours and Amenities

Find the latest center hours, pool hours, Kids Zone hours and amenities. Details may vary by center based on local health guidelines.

Atchison Family YMCA/Cray Community Center

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday 
7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sunday 
Noon – 4 p.m.

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Friday 
9 a.m. – 11 a.m. and 4 – 7 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 11 a.m.

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY 

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
5 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Sunday
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Bonner Springs Family YMCA

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. (All Ages)

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m. (All Ages)

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (All Ages)

Sunday 
Noon – 4 p.m.(All Ages)

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 5 – 7 p.m.

Friday
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Saturday
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY 

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Sunday
Closed

POOL HEALTH AND SAFETY

  • Limited number of swimmers per lap lane, for a maximum of 30 minutes.
  • Water group exercise classes include physical distancing between participants.

Cleaver Family YMCA (70th and Troost)

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

AMENITIES

  • Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS STARTING JUNE 1, 2021

Monday – Thursday 
5 – 7 p.m.

Saturday
9 a.m. – Noon

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sunday
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday-Thursday
7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday
7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday 
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m.

Friday
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 5 – 7 p.m. 

Saturday
9 a.m. – Noon

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Wednesday
8 a.m. – Noon
3 – 7 p.m.

Thursday
8 a.m. – Noon
4  – 7 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. – Noon
3  – 6 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Thursday from noon to 5 p.m., and Friday from noon to 4 p.m.

North Kansas City YMCA

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. 

Friday
5 a.m. –  7 p.m. 

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m.

Tuesday
9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m. 

Wednesday
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m. 

Thursday
9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m. 

Friday
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL AND SPA HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
5 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sunday
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Olathe Family YMCA

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. 

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m.  

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
8:30 a.m. –  11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 

Saturday
9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Sunday
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. 

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m. 

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 

Saturday
9 a.m. – noon

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

*The pool is temporarily closed for repairs. Please check back for updates.

Platte County Community Center North (Platte City)

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. - (All Ages)

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m. - (All Ages)

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. - (All Ages)

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. -  (All Ages)

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
8 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. to noon

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY 

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sunday
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Platte County Community Center South (Parkville)

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. (All Ages)

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m. (All Ages)

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (All Ages)

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (All Ages)

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
8 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – Noon

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY 

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
3 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
3 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*Please note that the pool is closed to members Monday-Friday from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sunday
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Providence YMCA/Ball Family Center (Western KCK)

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m. (All Ages)

Friday
5 a.m. – 7 p.m. (All Ages)

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (All Ages)

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (All Ages)

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations. The sauna will reopen on Monday, May 17.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Thursday 
9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 5 – 7:30 p.m.

Friday
9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 5 – 6:30 p.m. 

Saturday
8 a.m. – 10 a.m.

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY 

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday and Wednesday
5 a.m. to 1 p.m.
4 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Tuesday
8 a.m.-1 p.m.
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Thursday
8 a.m.-1 p.m.
4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday
5 a.m. to 1 p.m.
4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Saturday
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Sunday
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

POOL HEALTH AND SAFETY

  • Limited number of swimmers per lap lane, for a maximum of 30 minutes.
  • Water group exercise classes include physical distancing between participants.

Red Bridge Family YMCA (South Kansas City)

Face coverings are no longer required. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering.

CENTER HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sunday 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

AMENITIES

Regular programs and amenities will be available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations.

KIDS ZONE HOURS

Monday – Saturday
9 a.m. – Noon

KIDS ZONE HEALTH AND SAFETY 

The following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

POOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
6 a.m. to 11 a.m.
6:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Friday
6 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Saturday
8 a.m. – noon

Frequently Asked Questions

The FAQs below will be updated as new information becomes available.

What are you doing to keep members safe?

To maintain a safe environment, these health and safety procedures are in place: 

Face Coverings - Face coverings are no longer required at Y membership centers. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering in Y membership centers.

See information above in the "Center Hours and Amenities" section for details for your location.  

We continue to monitor guidance from local health departments and will adjust our practices as local health orders change.

Wipe Down Equipment - Use the cleaning materials provided. Wipe down all equipment before and after your workout. Y staff also will disinfect equipment and activity areas regularly.

Stay Home if Sick - Keep our community safe. Stay home if you are feeling sick or are vulnerable to illness.

For Kids Zone the following procedures will be in place:

  • All toys and equipment will be sprayed with disinfectant regularly.
  • High-touch areas will be cleaned hourly.
  • A new electronic check-in and check-out procedure will limit contact.

If we learn of a positive COVID-19 case, we follow CDC and local health department guidelines. 

For information about COVID-19 testing resources in our community, visit our blog

Are face masks required?

Face coverings are no longer required at Y membership locations. If you are unvaccinated, face coverings and social distancing are recommended. Anyone is welcome to wear a face covering at any time. As of June 1, 2021, vaccinated Y associates will no longer be required to wear a face covering in Y membership centers.

For those who choose to wear a mask during exercise, we recommend cotton face masks, or you can look for breathable masks designed specifically for exercise. Face shields are also an option while exercising and while in the pool for water exercise. 

See information above in the "Center Hours and Amenities" section for additional details for your location. We continue to monitor guidance from local health departments and will adjust our practices as local health orders change.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Y offers reasonable accommodations for those who inform us of their inability to wear a facemask. Examples of reasonable accommodations that help keep everyone safe and prevent the continued spread of COVID-19 include a scarf, loose face covering or full-face shield instead of a facemask. Please talk to a staff member at your Y to discuss your specific needs.

What amenities are available?

Regular programs and amenities are available at all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations, including basketball, saunas and steam rooms. Please check with your Y for details.

What hours is the Y open?

Hours vary by center. See information above in the "Center Hours and Amenities" section for details for your location.

Who can visit the Y? What about guests?

All YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations will be open to guests starting June 1, 2021.

Where can I find group exercise schedules?

View schedules here. Or, download our app for easy access to schedules on the go.

Who do I contact if I have questions about my membership?

For information about your account, contact our membership support team at 816.360.3311 or Feedback@KansasCityYMCA.org.

Will virtual programs be available?

Yes. Our new YMCA360 virtual platforms bring the Y together into a seamless 360-degree experience, both physically and virtually through the web, your TV or your mobile device. Using YMCA360, members can always stay in touch with their favorite YMCA center, classes and instructors. Learn more at KansasCityYMCA.org/YMCA360.

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