Discovery Center + YPAC

DISCOVERY CENTER COVID-19 REOPENING

The Discovery Center is reopening on Monday, June 15th at the Downtown Branch only.

HOURS

Morning: Monday - Friday

  • 9 am - 12:30 pm

Afternoon: Tuesday and Thursday ONLY

  • 4 pm - 6:30 pm

*Closed Monday, Wednesday, and Friday evenings and on Saturdays*

NEW RULES

  • We will be using both the Discovery Center and the YPAC to properly sanitize every hour.
  • Reservations are no longer required.
  • There is a 15 child capacity.
  • Rooms will be cleaned every half hour.
  • Kids may bring in water bottles, but we cannot refill them.
  • Personal toys, games, tablets, and other items will not be permitted.
  • Masks are recommended for children.

DROP-OFF RULES

  • Children's temperatures will be taken at the check-in desk.
  • If a child has a temperature of 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher, they will be asked to leave and not return for two weeks.
  • Parent sign-in is at a table outside of the Discovery Center.
  • Parents will receive a wristband.
  • Children will be escorted into the room by a Discovery Center attendant. 
  • Parents can check out at this same desk after their workout, and attendants will escort their child to them.

 

PRE-COVID INFORMATION

Discovery Center

FREE Babysitting available for children ages 6 weeks - 6 years during the time you use the YMCA. No feeding or diapering.

YPAC

FREE babysitting available for children ages 7 years - 12 years during the time you use the YMCA. Kids have access to a rock wall, interactive games, and appropriate exercise equipment.

FEES

  • Adult Membership Holders: $6/child/2 hr visit
  • Family Membership Holders*:  FREE/child/2 hr visit 
  • Nonmembers:  $10/child/2 hr visit

*For children covered under parents Family Membership

*Parent/Guardian must remain in the Y at all times when child is in the Discovery Center.

 

Downtown Branch Discovery Center Hours

HOURS Subject to Change
Mon-Fri 9 am-12:15 pm
Mon-Thurs 4:30 pm-8 pm
Sat 8:30 am-11:15 am                                              

 

East Branch Discovery Center Hours

HOURS Subject to Change
Mon-Fri 9 am-12 pm
Mon-Thurs 4:30 pm-8 pm
Sat 8:30 am-11:15 am                                              

 

Downtown Branch YPAC Hours

HOURS Subject to Change
Mon-Thurs 4:30 pm-8 pm
Sat 8:30 am-11:15 am

 

YPAC Inservice / Holiday Hours

Date Morning Afternoon
January 2nd 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
January 21st - MLK Day 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
February 18th - President's Day 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
March 18th 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
April 15th - 19th, 22nd 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
September 2nd - Labor Day 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
November 13th 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
November 28th - Thanksgiving CLOSED CLOSED
November 29th 9 am-12:15 pm CLOSED
December 23rd, 26th, 27th, 30th 9 am-12:15 pm 4:30 pm-8 pm
December 24th, 25th, 31st 9 am-12:15 pm CLOSED
January 1st - New Year's Day CLOSED CLOSED

 

*The Discovery Center & YPAC will be open on school closure and 2-hour delays per our Findlay Family YMCA Weather Policy.