COVID 19 Updates | Know Before You Go

Thank you Family Wellness Members!

Thank you for continuing to keep Family Wellness a safe place for members and staff by staying home if you’re feeling ill, wiping down equipment before and after use, and social distancing.

Please review the following guidelines for facility access, program & service availability, and any additional considerations relating to COVID-19.

New Changes

With Cass County changing to a orange status risk level, Family Wellness will be updating the facility with the following changes and guidelines. The below are subject to change based on the North Dakota Risk Level.

  • No cash/check will be accepted
  • The City of Fargo has implemented a Mask Mandate. You must wear a mask to enter and move about this facility. If necessary, you may temporarily remove your mask while actively exercising as long as social distancing can be followed. 
  • We encourage visits be limited to one hour.
  • Full contact basketball games are strongly discouraged
  • Facility Hours will remain at the times below
    • Monday-Friday: 5:00AM – 10:00PM
    • Saturdays: 6:00AM – 8:00PM
    • Sundays: 8:00AM – 8:00PM
    • Closed for cleaning every day from 1:30PM – 2:30PM
    • Ages 55+ Access Only Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30PM – 3:15PM

Important Member Responsibilities

We are continuing to sanitize the facility regularly as well as asking our staff to maintain recommended safety precautions. To help with reducing the risk of COVID-19 exposure we require our members to:

  • Wipe machines before and after use.
  • Wash hands or use hand sanitizer upon entry.
  • Members are asked to remain 6 feet apart for social distancing.
  • Do not come to the facility if you have a temperature or any COVID symptoms, if you have a pending or positive COVID test, or if you have had an exposure to someone who is positive within the past 14 days.
  • The City of Fargo has implemented a Mask Mandate. You must wear a mask to enter and move about this facility. If necessary, you may temporarily remove your mask while actively exercising as long as social distancing can be followed. 
  • We encourage visits be limited to one hour.

Ongoing Facility Rules

  • No Towel Service – Please bring your own towel from home if showering at Family Wellness.
  • Temperature and screening questions at entry.
  • Mid-Day closure every day from 1:30PM – 2:30PM.
  • 55+ Only Access Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30PM – 3:15PM.
  • Day locker access with your membership card. 
  • Children under the age of 12 are allowed in the Racquetball, Basketball or Pool areas only (must be accompanied by adult).
  • Childcare has the following policy changes per DHS Childcare Guidance:
    • All those that enter childcare will be screened with questions and temperature checks
    • Parents are required to wear a face mask while in childcare for pick up and drop off

Click Here for Current Childcare Offerings

What’s Open

Current Facility Hours

What’s Closed/Not Available

  • Guest/Day Pass/Reciprocity access
    • We will accept local reciprocity for YMCA Cass Clay members 
  • Coffee Service
  • Cycling Classes
  • No cash/check will be accepted

Cleaning Protocols

  • Machines and high-touch surfaces will be sanitized frequently
  • Mid-Day closure every day from 1:30PM – 2:30PM for sanitization
  • Additional and routine training with all staff on proper cleaning and sanitization techniques
  • Hand sanitizers placed at facility entrances and throughout the building
  • Members must wipe down machines and equipment before and after use
  • Additional self service cleaning wipes available throughout facility

Safety Measures

  • Mandatory face masks for staff
  • Sneeze guards have been installed at Front Desk
  • Increased Hand Sanitizer and Fitness Wipe Stations
  • Staff and Members are required to be screened and take temperatures upon entrance as well as encouraged to stay home if feeling ill
  • Frequent cleaning of common areas
  • 55+ Only Access Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30PM – 3:15PM
  • No towel service
  • Limited enrollment on Group Fitness Classes, Programs, Events, and Spaces

Family Wellness reserves the right to suspend or cancel a membership for anyone flagrantly disregarding these guidelines.