Join Ches Penney Family YMCA

How to Join

  • Come in for a tour

  • Speak to a YMCA staff member who will answer all of your questions

  • Select a membership type that fits your needs

  • Choose a payment plan that works for you (void cheque or credit card required)

  • Provide government-issued photo ID upon registration (16yrs +)

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Membership Registration Form

“YMCA memberships are designed to help you live well throughout your life.”

Membership Information

Monthly Fee: $63.75
Joiner Fee: $75.00

Includes:

  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Whirlpool Access

Not Included:

  • Sauna Access
  • Child Minding

Monthly Fee: $81.60
Joiner Fee: $75.00

Includes:

  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Sauna Access
  • Whirlpool Access
  • Towel Service

Not Included:

  • Child Minding

Monthly Fee: $117.94
Joiner Fee: $75.00

NEW! Your buddy (partner, parent, friend, co-worker). Your choice.
Includes:

    • Membership for two adults at the same YMCA location
    • Month to Month Payments
    • Drop in Classes & Programs
    • Course Discounts
    • Swimming Lessons
    • Whirlpool Access

Monthly Fee: $150.96
Joiner Fee: $75.00

NEW! Your buddy (partner, parent, friend, co-worker). Your choice.

Includes:

  • Membership for two adults at the same YMCA location
  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Whirlpool Access
  • Sauna Access
  • Secure Change Room
  • Towel Service

Monthly Fee: $38.25
Joiner Fee: $0

Includes:

  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons

Not Included:

  • Sauna Access
  • Child Minding

Monthly Fee: $45.90
Joiner Fee: $0

Includes:

  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Whirlpool Access

Not Included:

  • Sauna Access
  • Child Minding

Monthly Fee: TBD. Fee based on age of each member. Discounts Apply.
Joiner Fee: $75.00/Household. (Applied only on initial charge of current membership)

Includes:

  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Whirlpool Access
  • Child Minding

Not Included:

  • Sauna Access

Family – Savings apply. Price calculated at time of registration. Family is one or two adults (General or Adult Only membership) and dependent children or youth under 19 in the same household.

  • 1-Month General Pass (12+): $91.60 +HST
  • 1-Month Adult Only Pass Pass (19+): $117.25 +HST
  • 3-Month General Pass (12+): $234.60 +HST
  • 3-Month Adult Only Pass (19+): $306.00 +HST
  • 4-Month Post Secondary Pass (ages 17-24): $132.60 +HST
  • 5-Day Punch Pass (all ages): $50.00 +HST where applicable
  • Day Pass (0-11): $9.99 HST not applicable*
  • Day Pass (12+): $15.21 +HST*
  • Play Pass (up to 4 participants with at least 1 adult and 1 child aged 0-11 years): $25.00 HST included

* Day passes expire at end of business day.

Monthly Fee: Custom
Joiner Fee: $0

Includes:

  • Month to Month Payments
  • Drop in Classes & Programs
  • Course Discounts
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Child Minding (Family Memberships only)

Not Included:

  • Sauna Access
Financial Assistance Application

Etiquette Statement

“The YMCA is a shared experience for everyone to enjoy. Each of us can make it better for all by being considerate to others. YMCA members, participants, clients, visitors, staff and volunteers all pledge to treat one another with respect and dignity.”

General Information

YMCA issued membership cards are required to access the facility. For day pass users or programs for which YMCA cards are not issued Photo ID is required.

Memberships are eligible for cancellation once the initial three-month commitment period has passed. Only the payer can cancel a membership. To cancel, you must provide a written request to cancel a minimum of 15 days before your scheduled payment date and pay a $25 cancellation fee. This fee is not applicable to financially assisted members or child members aged 0-11. Verbal requests to cancel are not accepted. A written request to cancel can either be done in person by visiting your membership location to sign the cancellation portion of your original Membership Registration Form; or by completing and submitting the following Cancel Membership Form. When processed, the payer will receive a cancellation confirmation via the email address listed on file. Facility access remains active until the last day of your payment period.

Effective September 1, 2022, no cancellation fee will be charged to cancel a membership. Our new cancellation policy will be:

To cancel, the payer of the membership must provide a written request a minimum of 15 days before the normal, scheduled payment date. If this minimum notice period is not met, the normal scheduled payment will occur and the membership will remain active for that paid period. A written request to cancel can either be done in person by visiting your membership location; or by completing and submitting the following online form found on our website at ymcanl.com labelled as Cancel Membership Form. Verbal requests to cancel are not accepted. When processed, the payer will receive a cancellation confirmation via the email address listed on file. Facility access remains active until the last day of your payment period.

For the most up-to-date version of the program offerings and information regarding classes, programming and facilities, go to www.ymcanl.com. Program times and options are subject to change.

Your YMCA membership automatically renews each month. Payments can be arranged through your bank account or by credit card. Please remember to update all changes to personal information such as address, banking or credit card expiration dates.

Price calculated at time of registration. Family is one or two adults and dependent children or youth under 18 in the same household.

The YMCA applies minimal fee increases annually. Notification will be provided to the email and/or mailing address on file a minimum of 15 days prior to the scheduled increase. As members age out of their selected membership category, they will be placed in the next appropriate age category with notice of fee adjustments 15 days prior to next payment date.

The joiner fee applies to Adult members. This fee is used to maintain YMCA facilities and equipment through capital improvements. Maximum of one fee per household.

  • It is a fee charged to adults upon registration. It is 100% subsidized for assisted members.
  • $75/adult taxes included
  • Limit of 1 fee per household/ Fitness Buddy Membership
  • If you cancel and rejoin within 6 months it does not need to be paid again (from cancellation date/payment)
  • If transferring membership (YMCA Canada reciprocal membership policy) or moving from one YMCA to another, you will not to have to pay the fee again.

Lockers are for day use only. Locks are avail­able for purchase at the MSS Coast 101.1 Welcome Desk. Please be sure to keep your belongings secured at all times. The YMCA is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Month-to-month payments make it easy to join, stress-free. Don’t know where you’ll be in six months? Don’t worry about it. Join us!

Any member visiting from another YMCA will receive a YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador visitor card for one a minimum of one (1) week. Visitor privileges may be granted up to a four (4) month consecutive period in the calendar year. Home YMCA association membership card is required. If one is not available another piece of Photo ID is required. Home association membership must be in good standing.

If visitor has permanently relocated to the area – they will be asked to cancel at their home YMCA and join with YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador.  If paid in full (yearly membership) then membership will be transferred and recognized until anniversary date – at which point you will be asked to pay YMCA membership fees. Joiner fees are not required on new/transferred membership if already paid at home association (receipt required).

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