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Dow Bay Area Family YMCA Memberships

The YMCA is a 501 (c)(3) charitable, non-profit organization open to all people, from all backgrounds. For over 137 years, the Dow Bay Area Family YMCA has been dedicated to strengthening our community through Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility. We are a family of community-minded people dedicated to improving your overall health and well-being by nurturing your mind, body, and spirit.

Here at the YMCA you don’t just buy a membership, you join and belong to our community. Nationally, there are over 21 million members who belong to the Y, spread out over 2,700 facilities. As a member of the YMCA, you belong to a community of people focused on wellness, family, and helping others.

Included in Your Membership

  • 24/7 Fitness Access!
  • Full facility access to our 96,400 square foot facility.
  • Free group exercise classes.
  • Free day use lockers.
  • Two indoor heated pools, resistance river, and hot tub.
  • Fitness Floor Orientation
  • Member rates on YMCA programs.
  • Access to other YMCAs nationwide
  • Access to our KidZone

About the Joining Fee: An amount equal to 90% of the one-time joining fee is transferred to our Building Endowed Trust for the preservation and maintenance of the YMCA facility at 225 Washington Ave. For our continuous members, it is our pledge to only charge this joining fee once during initial sign-up. This joining fee has the ability to be split over the first three months for those who pay through EFT.


Download the Membership Policies 2022

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*Note: Children under the age of 13yrs old need to be supervised at all times by a parent or guardian (18 yrs old and older) while they visit the Y.


Youth Membership

for members 17-years-old and younger

Monthly fee: $22
Joining fee: $66

Young Adult Membership

for members between 18 and 26-years-old

Monthly fee: $32.50
Joining fee: $97.50

Adult Membership

for members 27-years-old and older

Monthly fee: $47.50
Joining fee: $142.50

Household Membership

for one or two adults and their dependents living in the same household, all who consider themselves a family

Monthly fee: $85
Joining fee: $255