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In Black Hawk County, we are reopening this Monday, May 18th ! This is such exciting news and we have some procedures to adhere to:

All members will be asked to sign a waiver upon re-entry to the Y:

During this phase of reopening, we will ask that members schedule 60 minutes of time in designated areas for use. Vulnerable populations are allotted 9:00-11:00 AM and 2:00-3:00 PM.
Please watch this video to see what changes will take place with welcome procedures and your time at the Y.

We will continue emergency childcare in this time and serving our community through food distribution and well check calls to those who are most vulnerable. Thank you for being flexible, hopeful and generous as we continue to serve the Cedar Valley.

We are so grateful to each of you for your continued patience as we work through these new phases of reopening together. Thank you for choosing to Stay With Us!
Thank you for staying with us - we are so grateful for the continued membership payments and gifts we are receiving to help keep us strong.
With kindness and gratitude,

Angela Widner
Chief Executive Officer
Family YMCA of Black Hawk County
Y Kids Quest At-Home Programming
Each week we will provide enrichment resources to families with creative activities and ways to earn prizes as part of our desire to stay connected with you while you stay safe at home! Sign up today to receive the weekly activities:
Y Kids Quest At-Home Programming - Black Hawk County YMCA

We are so excited to introduce our NEW at-home support programming for families! We have four main goals in preparing our Y Kids Quest At-Home programming: 1) To utilize our youth development experts to carefully select and tie together themed...

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How can we help you?

We know that this time is difficult and we would like to be there for you. If you have specific needs or would like to pick up children or senior food bags for the week, please fill out the survey.
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It is our pleasure to serve you! Thank you to the Northeast Iowa Food bank for choosing the Y as a distribution center. Please fill out the survey for more information.
YMCA Facility and Grounds Usage
To be respectful of local and state officials, to promote healthy living through social distancing and the "stay safe, stay home" initiative, we ask you to please refrain from gathering on YMCA property (parking lots and grounds included). We want you, the heart of our organization, to practice safety and social responsibility as we navigate the difficult days ahead. Thank you for your understanding and if you have any questions, please contact

Healthy Living: Be Well, Stay active
*NEW*! Mileage MAYhem Challenge: May 4-31st
Welcome to Mileage MAYhem! This new challenge will take you on a 28-day journey around the United States. This new opportunity to track those miles you are racking up by walking, running, and/or cycling. Choose a monthly goal between 25 and 500 miles, in increments of 25 miles to walk, run or bike your way around our United States. For details, check out our website.
Virtual Exercise Classes to Keep You Active:
Keep moving at home with no equipment. There are classes for every fitness level through Y360 !
A r e you missing our Les Mills classes?
You can stream FREE for 2 months, season 1 of Les Mills On-Demand:
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