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Facility Notice: Consistent with the Governor’s executive order to manage through the surge of COVID-19 cases, YWCA Minneapolis is temporarily closing our three fitness centers effective Nov. 21 through at least Dec. 18. Learn more.

Youth Activities

Midtown Family Nights

We are reintroducing open swim and open gym to our family members at YWCA Midtown! Following CDC and state guidelines, we are phasing these services back with limitations and new safety precautions in place. You can reserve your swimming or open gym “bubble” time. Reserve your spot today as space is limited!

Family Pod Swimming

Household members can reserve a “pod space” within our pool area for open family swim. Here are some important facts to know:

  • Reservation for pod space is needed. You can register online or call YWCA Midtown at 617-215-4333.
  • Maximum of four people per pod reservation.
  • All individuals sharing a pod reservation must live in the same household. Individuals not on the same membership account must provide proof of shared residency.
  • A parent/guardian must be present and supervising in the pool area at all times, in the water and within reach for those shorter than 48 inches. A youth aged 15+ from the same household may sub in the water for the adult; however, the adult must remain in the pool area.
  • Youth who can pass a swim test are allowed to use the deep water if available. In this case, an would not need to be in the water if all can pass the swim test OR are 48 inches or taller.
  • No cell phone or photo/video devices.
  • The slide and spray features of the leisure pools will not be available until further notice.
  • All other pool rules and code of conduct policies apply.

Hours

  • Wednesdays:
    • 4:10 – 4:55 pm
    • 5:00 – 5:45 pm
    • 5:50 – 6:35 pm
    • 6:40 – 7:25 pm
    • 7:30 – 8:15 pm
  • Fridays:
    • 4:10 – 4:55 pm
    • 5:00 – 5:45 pm
    • 5:50 – 6:35 pm
    • 6:40 – 7:25 pm
  • Sundays:
    • 10:10 – 10:55 am
    • 11:10 – 11:55 pm
    • 12:00 – 12:45 pm

Open Pod Gym

Household members can reserve “pod space” on our gym floors for open basketball. Here are some important facts to know:

  • Reservation for pod space is required. Please call YWCA Midtown at 617-215-4333 to reserve a spot.
  • Maximum of five people per pod reservation.
  • All individuals sharing a pod reservation must live in the same household. Individuals not on the same membership account must provide proof of shared residency.
  • Kids younger than 15 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Masks are required at all times.
  • Members must adhere to social distancing guidelines at all times.
  • Sanitized basketballs can be checked out at each site but cannot be shared between baskets/pods.
  • All other gym rules and code of conduct policies apply.

Hours

  • Wednesdays:
    • 6:30 – 8:30 pm
  • Fridays:
    • 4:00 – 6:00 pm
    • 6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Sundays:
    • 8:30 – 10:30 am
    • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm