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Forest City YMCA
916 West I St
Forest City, IA 40536
Phone: 641-585-5220


The YMCA is a cause for strengthening community.

That’s why we’re here working with you every day, making sure that you, your family and community have the resources and support you need to learn, grow and thrive. With a focus on developing the potential of kids, improving individual health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors, your membership will bring about meaningful change not just within yourself, but in your community too.

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Joining the YMCA is easy!

Visit our Y to complete an application or print and bring it in to our front desk.  Tours are available so you can see exactly what we have to offer before you join. Once you join, you will be issued a facility access card. The Y has no contracts. Monthly payments can be made by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) or via payroll deduction for companies that offer that service. Quarterly, Semi-Annual or Annual payments are also available.

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Membership Rates

The Forest City Y offers several types of memberships. The categories and membership rates, effective 1/1/2019, are:

Membership Type Monthly Rate
Two Adult Plus Household membership includes max of two adults and dependent children living at same private residence up to age 18 or full-time college through age 23. $65.00
One Adult Plus Household membership includes one adult and dependent children living at same private residence up to age 18 or full-time college through age 23. $53.00
Youth-Individual Individual membership for a child age three through high school. $24.00
College-Individual Individual membership for a part-time or full-time college student. $35.00
Adult-Individual Individual membership for an adult age 18-64. $44.00
Senior-Individual Individual membership for an adult age 65+. $35.00
Two Adults Membership for two adults living at same private residence. Allows you to add a second adult at nearly a 50 % savings! $61.00

Financial Assistance Available

Through generous contributions to the Annual Support campaign, the Forest City Y provides membership assistance and scholarships so that no one is turned away due to an inability to pay full rates. For more information, visit the Front Desk or complete the application shown below.

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