Reopening With Care | West Suburban YMCA Newton, MA | West Suburban YMCA

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Reopening With Care

Welcome Back!

The West Suburban YMCA reopened our facilities to members on Monday, July 6, 2020. We're eager to welcome you back to the Y, and we hope you're feeling the same!

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday 5:30am-9:00pm
Friday 5:30am-8:00pm
Saturday 7:00am-4:00pm
Sunday 7:00am-1:00pm

No guests or YMCA nationwide reciprocity use will be permitted at this time. Members only. If you wish to become a member of our Y, click here!

Visit the "What to Expect" page for more information >>>

Health & Safety

We're taking extraordinary precautions to welcome our members back to the Y safely. This includes:

  • Face coverings/masks are required for all members and staff in the building.
  • Building flow and equipment layout to promote social distancing.
  • An updated ventilation and air filtration system that is consistent with CDC/EPA recommendations, and replacement of filters occurring 3x as often as before COVID-19.
  • Rigorous cleaning with EPA registered products that meet criteria for effectiveness in killing COVID-19 and other viral pathogens.
  • Daily use of the industry gold-standard electrostatic sprayers.
  • Two new sinks for hand washing installed in the lobby to promote good hand hygiene.
  • Over 20 hand sanitizer dispensers installed throughout the building and outside.

New Balance Track & Field

 Group Exercise Classes - Outdoors and Indoors (Reservation required)

✔ Live Virtual Exercise Classes

Personal Training - In-person or virtual (contact

Wellness Center

  • Main Fitness Floor - Weights, benches, barbells, selectorized equipment, funtional fitness equipment, strength machines
  • Cardio Machines - Located on the Cardio Deck and Gymnasium Court B
  • Some equipment is now in the Stretching Room & Gymnasium Court B 
  • The Spin Studio is now utilized as a stretching room (please bring your own mat)

 Adult Lap or Recreation Swimming (Reservation required)

  • 6 lanes available in the Big Pool
  • 2 lanes available in the Small Pool

✔ Family Swim (Reservation required)

Private Changing Rooms/Showers A-E

Indoor Track

 Basketball in Gymnasium Court A (Reservation required)

 NEW Outdoor Basketball Hoop (View Hours)

Squash/Racquetball Court (Reservation required)

 "Open Air" Fitness Area (located under the tent on the track)

✔ Men's and Women's Locker Rooms (Sauna, steam room, and whirlpool remain closed per state guidelines)

 Kids' Corner - New Hours & Protocols

✔ Pickleball (Reservation required)

 Paid Programming (instructional classes, lessons, youth leagues)

This table will be updated regularly as we gradually reopen our facilities and programming. Current as of 10/15/2020.

Wellness Center Information

Learn about the updates and changes you'll observe in the Wellness Center.

Pool Information

Get all the details about swimming and pool use when we reopen.