Anyone entering the Y facility age 6 and older will be required to wear a face mask in common areas of the facility per the State of Minnesota Executive Order 20-81. Common areas include the lobby, hallways, locker rooms, wellness center, and indoor group exercise spaces (before and after class).

You are actively exercising with cardio or weight equipment or using the track.

Attending a group exercise class with proper physical distancing. (Mask is required before and after class)

Swimming, or in the whirlpool and physically distant.

Thank you for your patience and consideration.



YMCA Phase VI Guidelines


No reservations needed for Wellness Center, Weight Room, Track, and Gym!

To enhance your experience in the following areas we ask that you reserve a spot ahead of time: Swim Lap Lanes, Child Watch, Open Swim in the Zero Depth Pool, Group Exercise Classes, Kids Gym, and Racquetball Court.

  • Masks are required for anyone age 6 and older inside the Y facility in all common areas, but masks are not required while actively working out or swimming.
  • We have an indoor facility capacity of 25%.
  • Members/guests must maintain a minimum of 6 feet distance between one another in common areas of the facility.
  • All staff and members/guests will have their temperature checked upon entering the facility.
  • Staff will be wearing personal protective equipment (masks).
  • We will have controlled access to the facility. Entrance and exit at the A Street entrance only.
  • Recommended time for use of facility is 90 minutes.
  • Members must disinfect equipment before and after use.
  • It is recommended to wash hands before and after working out with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Lap swim available by reservation. 6 swimmers at a time.
  • Private Swim Lessons & Group Swim Lessons available by registration. Details and registration.
  • Group Exercise available by reservation. 9 participants per class in studio, 15 in gym. See schedule.
  • Water Aerobics available by registration. 15 participants per class. See schedule.
  • Virtual Classes will continue. See schedule.
  • Open Gym available. We ask you follow our Gym Schedule.
  • Adult pick up basketball is open. Follow the Gym Schedule.
  • Zero Depth Pool & Open Swim available by reservation with an one hour 15 minute time limit. Pool schedule.
  • 1 Racquetball Court available for reservation by household or individual use with a time limit of an hour. We ask that you bring your own racquetball equipment.
  • Whirlpool will be available with a capacity of 6.
  • All locker rooms are accessible. Please bring your own lock.
  • Child Watch is available at scheduled times and by one hour reservation. Hours and details.
  • Kid's Gym available by reservation block. Details on Gym schedule.
  • Coffee will not be available.
  • Increased signage throughout the building to encourage social distance, hand washing and remind members to disinfect equipment.
  • General Open Swim will remain closed.

Phase VI Group Exercise Guidelines


  • Zoom, Facebook Live, YouTube and YMCA 360 will continue to be used for virtual classes. VIRTUAL SCHEDULE
  • Most classes will be 45 minutes in length. See schedule for any class notes.
  • Reservations are required. 15 max capacity of participants per class in studio; 15 participants in gym.
  • Water Aerobics. Reservations are required. 10 max participants per class. GROUP EXERCISE SCHEDULE
  • Masks are not required during class exercise, but are required before and after class.

RESERVATION WEBSITE - Will need to set up an account. Have your membership card. Your bar code is needed to activate an account. TUTORIAL VIDEO

Child Care Safety Guidelines


We are thrilled to offer child care, and are committed to providing fun and education for your child while keeping them safe. We have learned over the last few months while providing Essential Personnel Childcare how to keep children safe in these unprecedented times. We will be following all CDC, ACA, YUSA, local health department and state guidelines, which means child care will look a little different this school year to ensure the health and safety of your children.

  • Masks are required for all age 6 and older. Masks are for indoor use during activities that are unable to support proper physical distancing. Masks will not be worn during physical activities, while swimming, or while outside and capable of being physically distant.
  • Check-in and check-out will be conducted at separate entrance.
  • We will limit bus usage for transportation.
  • All children will have their temperature checked at check-in. Temperature must be below 100.0 to remain at the Y.
  • Any child with a temperature above 100.0 will not be allowed to return for two weeks. Child can be readmitted with a note signed by a physician or a negative COVID-19 test and no fever for 24 hours.
  • Children will wash/sanitize hands before and after each activity/meal.
  • Groups will be limited to a 1:9 ratio.
  • All personal items must fit in a backpack that can be hung on a hook or chair.
  • All children must bring a refillable water bottle with them. No toys, blankets are allowed.
  • We will not be conducting field trips.
  • There will be heightened cleaning throughout the day, including a disinfecting fogger for activity rooms.
  • Limited number of total participants due to spacing/occupancy guidelines.

We will review our guidelines throughout the school year and make any changes as necessary. Any revisions to our guidelines will be communicated through email, our website and social media.



To enhance your experience while in the Y facility online reservations are now available through Motion Vibe. First step is to create an account, please click here. You will need your YMCA barcode number from your membership card to complete your account.

To make your reservation, log in to your Motion Vibe member portal


  • Reservations are needed for certain areas and classes, list of available areas can be found in the portal. 
  • Quickly register your reservation from our list of available classes
    • If you are unable to attend your class or time-slot registered please unregister to open up a spot for another member (unregister by clicking the unregister button)
  • Notification will be sent to remind prior your reservation time


See the member portal in action:



Reservations are available online through MotionVibe.


Morning Hours:

Monday-Thursday    8:15  - 10:30 am
Saturday   CLOSED
Sunday   CLOSED

Evening Hours:

Monday-Thursday   5:15 - 7:30 pm
Friday, Saturday & Sunday   CLOSED



Access your account on MotionVibe.  If you don't have an account yet, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the MotionVibe site.
  2. Select Sign up now
  3. Enter required information (you will need your barcode off your membership card and the barcodes of others in your family)
  4. If you don't have barcodes for all in your family call us at (507)532-9622 and we can help you with that information
  5. Once your account is active log in.
  6. Enter MY ACCOUNT to add family members by selecting ADD CHILD OR SPOUSE (this is how you will reserve your child's spot)
  7. When family members have been entered you are able to select your Child Watch reservation date/time in the CLUB ACTIVITY tab

Any future visits to the site will require your log in and finding your desired reservation time under CLUB ACTIVITY.



Fall programs are being held, within the guidelines listed by the CDC and the state government to remain healthy and safe.

SWIM LESSONS: Swim lessons will be offered as Group, Private and Semi Private lessons this summer. More details on times and COVID regulations can be seen on our Swim Lesson webpage.

GOBBLE WOBBLE 5K: The tradition continues with a few changes to keep all safe.  REGISTER ONLINE

BARBELL CLUB: The YMCA’s Barbell Club is a new community-building program that is for all ages who like to weight train. There is no prior experience necessary to participate. Our goal is simple, it’s to build community by getting stronger together.  REGISTER ONLINE 

PERSONAL TRAINING: One on one in person training is NOW being offered.  Contact the Y for details 532-9622.

VIRTUAL TRAINING: We are also offering training through Zoom.  REGISTER ONLINE

YOUTH SPORTS PERFORMANCE (RAISE THE BAR) - Currently being offered 2 or 3 days a week and registration is open.  REGISTER ONLINE

DISTANCE LEARNING: We are continuing our all day distance learning this 2020-2021 school year.  We will follow your student's school schedule and assist them with technology and their assignments.  More information and registration can be found on our School Aged Child Care webpage

HEALTH & SAFETY TRAINING: CPR/First Aid certification courses have resumed with one class each month.  REGISTER ONLINE




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