New Member Checklist

Get the most of your Y experience:

View and print our New Member Checklist 

TAKE A TOUR 

Get familiar with your Y facility, programs and services and meet the people who will help you transform your life.  Check out our Wellness Center, fitness studios, Healthy Living Center, Child Watch, pool, gyms and learn about virtual fitness.  Our friendly staff are always available to show you around.

SCHEDULE A FREE EQUIPMENT ORIENTATION

Learn about the machines we have to offer in our Wellness Center, and how to use them, during our free one-on-one equipment orientation.  Schedule your session anytime either at the Welcome Center desk or the Wellness Center desk.

ENROLL IN OUR FREE HEALTHY LIVING EXERCISE PROGRAM

Work with a Wellness Coach to identify your goals and create a plan tailored just for you, by enrolling in this FREE 12 week program.  Be sure to make your 1st appointment at the Welcome Center desk.

PURCHASE A LOCK FOR YOUR VALUABLES

We encourage all members who utilize our lockers to lock up their personal items.  Keep your items safe.  We sell locks for $7.00 at the Welcome Center desk.

GET CONNECTED AND STAY INFORMED

Check out our website at fdlymca.org for information on schedules, programs, classes, hours of operation, online registration, Family Strengthening events, child watch, employment & volunteer opportunities, healthy living programs and workshops, and learn how you can help support the Y.

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and join our many Facebook groups to join the Y community conversation taking place among our members and staff. Facebook groups are found on the Y website homepage.

DOWNLOAD OUR FREE MOBILE APP 

Get our mobile app “Fond du Lac YMCA” to for the most up to date information at your fingertips.  View schedules, register for programs and add your Y key card to your smart phone for easy check-in when entering our facility.  Everything you need in one place!

BRING A BUDDY

A fitness partner will push you, boost your confidence and make exercising fun! Current Fond du Lac Family YMCA members (age 19 and older) can sign up a friend or family member (age 19 or older) to be a workout buddy, for a two week trial membership.  A Y member buddy must utilize the facility with a Y member in this program.  Learn more at the Welcome Center desk.

REGISTER FOR PROGRAMS

Make friends while learning new skills and developing healthier lifestyle habits.  Program guides are available at the Y or on our website fdlymca.org on the Programs page.  Three program guides are available annually:  Spring/Summer, Fall & Winter.

CHECK OUT CHILDWATCH

If you have children ages 6 weeks to 8 years old, bring your kids to our drop-in babysitting service while you work on taking care of you – take a class, connect with friends, attend a Y workshop, swim laps, and more.  Check our Child Watch page for hours and pricing.

SOCIALIZE WITH OTHER SENIORS

Our Active Older Adults stay healthy through group exercise and connecting with friends through organized socials, potlucks, day trips and recreational or entertainment outings.  Enjoy a cup of coffee at the Y while playing cards or cribbage or try out Pickleball.  Get involved and make new friends through our social experiences, found on our Active Older Adult calendars.