For Youth Development, For Healthy Living, For Social Responsibility

YMCA Facility Rules

Program Registration

Registration for classes and programs is on a first-come, first-serve basis. You may register at the YMCA, online at, or via phone using your Visa or MasterCard credit or debit card. Payment is required at the time of registration; some programs require waivers and additional information. Some programs have a minimum and/or maximum number of participants that needs to be met for the program to be held. For some of our programs there is a late fee after the deadline. Late registration can not be accepted for some of our programs. See program descriptions for details.

Program Refund/Cancellation Policy

The YMCA reserves the right to cancel classes and programs due to lack of participation. If the YMCA cancels a class a full credit will be issued to the participant. During inclement weather the YMCA may cancel programs. Please call the Y at 546-6655 or listen to KLEM 1410AM for facility closings and changed hours of operation.

Team Request Policy

The Le Mars YMCA will consider participant requests for teams for the following situations: siblings, coaches, and carpooling.

Locker Room Policy

The locker room has daily lockers available, please bring your own lock. The YMCA is not responsible for belongings stored in lockers. We strongly suggest leaving valuables at home if possible.

Facility Restrictions for Youth

A youth is defined as a child who is 18 years or younger. We have restrictions in some areas of the
facility for youth under the age of 16. Children age 6 and under must be with a supervising adult at all times. Youth 7 to 11 years old and older are allowed access to the pool, gym, game room, and locker room. Youth ages 10-14 who pass the Advanced Youth Fitness class may use the Flex room and weight room unsupervised. Youth 14 years old and older may use the Flex room and weight room unsupervised. Youth must be 16 years old and older to use the Cardio Room. Youth must be 7 or older  to use the Racquetball Court unsupervised, youth 6 and under must be supervised by someone 13 or older.

Shoe Policy

During inclement weather please bring a clean, dry pair of shoes to change into at the YMCA.