ONE TIME JOIN FEE: $50 (non-refundable)
- SINGLE ADULT: $39
- FAMILY (members of your household claimed on your taxes): $59
- YOUTH (11-17) STUDENT (18-21, with current school schedule): $15
- SENIOR SINGLE (63+): $35
- SENIOR COUPLE (63+): $49
We never turn anyone away for their inability to pay. Ask a member services representative about our grant program!
OUR MISSION: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
- No Contract!
- Two Locations To Use
- Indoor Heated Pool with Chair Lift, Steam Room and Jacuzzi
- Outdoor Seasonal Pool
- Fitness Center with new cardio equipment as well as new Nautilus selectorized equipment and free weight equipment
- Indoor Walking Track
- Free Childwatch for children 3mos.-12yrs. old while you workout
- Free Fitness Classes
- Family Friendly Environment
- State of the Art Equipment
- Well-Trained and Certified Staff
- Affordable Personal Training
- Free Aerobics and Aqua Classes
- Savings on Program Fees
- Showers and Dressing Rooms
- Day Lockers
- Aerobics Studio
- Cardio Machines w/Flat Screens
- LifeFitness Strength Equipment
- Recumbent and Cycling Bikes
- TechnoGym Treadmills
- Row Machine
- Full Selection of Free Weights
- Speed Bag and Heavy Bag
- Senior Programs
The Y Welcomes participation of all people regardless of race, creed, color, gender, age, national affirmation or physical ability.
Day passes are $8 each visit. A guest application form must be filled out at the Member Services Desk. All guests under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian/adult, and must have a legal parent/guardian sign a liability waiver before they are allowed in the facility. Please see guest policy below.
Individuals must be 11 years old to use the fitness center or indoor track. Anyone under 16 must complete a fitness and membership orientation. No open-toed shoes allowed in fitness areas or on indoor track. Please wipe down equipment after use.
A parent must accompany children under 8 years of age. Children 8-10 years old must have a parent in the facility and must take a swim test. Children 11 years old or older may use facility without parent supervision and must take a swim test.
The YMCA expects all participants to live the YMCA mission. Offensive language, slander of others, vandalism of property, and the use of alcohol or other drugs is prohibited. Weapons are not permitted on YMCA property. Actions not reflected in the mission are grounds for removal from facility by law enforcement officers or staff, and cancellation of the offender’s membership of program participation. Proper attire required in all areas.
Parents or designated adults are responsible for their children at all times when they are in the YMCA facilities until such times as a YMCA staff member or representative assumes responsibility for the children, as during a program or in Child Watch. Parental supervision of the children must resume immediately after a scheduled program concludes.
The YMCA is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged items. Day lockers are available at no charge to members. Please bring your own lock. Locker rentals are available, see member services.
Food and open or glass container drinks are not allowed inside the fitness areas, pool deck or on the indoor track.
All members must scan in at the Member Services Desk. Members must have a member key card to use the facility. Use of your card by another individual is not permitted.
Most YMCA programs are offered to members at a substantially reduced rate. Many programs have maximum capacities. Please register for all programs in advance of the starting date.
RETURNED ITEM POLICY
There will be a $30 service charge added to all check, credit card, or EFT items returned for non-payment (insufficient funds, etc.). This charge may be collected directly by the YMCA or by a third party on our behalf. Multiple returned items may result in limiting the forms of payment that the YMCA will accept from an individual.
Policy varies per programs and additional service charges may apply. All refunds must be approved by YMCA management and will be mailed to the address on file. Refunds may take up to two weeks (credit card may take longer).
Schedules are subject to change with minimal notice. The YMCA will make every attempt to foresee any necessary changes in schedules and post these changes at least one week in advance. Check Facebook and/or website for current schedules.
Air Conditioning, heating, television and radio will be adjusted by staff only. If you have a request, please see attendant on duty.
TOBACCO FREE FACILITY
All YMCA facilities are tobacco free.
The Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA occasionally photographs and/or videotapes our members and program participants in various activities. Some of these pictures of videos are used in YMCA marketing and/or fundraising materials. If you do not want your photo used by the YMCA, please step out of the shot or notify the photographer before the picture or video is taken.
The Blossman Family YMCA welcomes all guests into our facility. At the YMCA, we build strong kids, strong families, strong communities
Guests are defined as anyone without an active MGCYMCA membership. To include: relatives and friends of members from out of town.
- Local guests interested in joining may receive a maximum of one complimentary day pass per calendar year
- Additional use of the YMCA will require a membership or purchase of a guest pass
- All guests must sign a waiver form and provide a picture ID that will be kept at Member Services during the visit
- All guests must purchase a guest pass for $8. Parent/legal guardian must sign a liability waiver before children under the age of 18 enter the facility
- All guests entering the wellness floor or attending classes, must be 16 years or older
- Members are responsible for their guests’ behavior; misbehavior may result in member’s loss of privileges
- Individuals who are not YMCA members may purchase guest passes for $8/day or $20/week
- A GUEST UPGRADE of $15 per month/per individual is for guests living at least 50 miles from the Blossman YMCA. Guests must be accompanied by member.
- The upgrade will be no more than 2 months. If staying for 3 months, guests are encouraged to purchase 3-month membership.
The A.W.A.Y. Program is designated for members of YMCA’s located outside the 50-mile radius. A.W.A.Y. members can use the facility for two complimentary weeks (10 visits) each calendar year. After 10 visits, additional use of the YMCA will require a membership or purchase of a guest pass.
All active MGCYMCA members receive two free guest visits per month to the Salvation Army Kroc Center. All active Salvation Army Kroc Center members receive two free guest visits per month to the MGCYMCA facilities.
Through My Y. Your Y. Program, Current members of MGCYMCA may visit another Y in Mississippi, Alabama and Northwest Florida for unlimited visits, as long as they visit the MGCYMCA more frequently than another site.
The MGCYMCA allows all full facility members age 18 and up, of participating YMCA’s (AL, MS and NW FL) to visit our facilities free of charge for as long as they visit their home Y more often.
*Any exceptions to this policy must be approved by a Department Director or Executive.
The YMCA appreciates those who have chosen to protect and serve our nation! We offer a discount in the joining fee and membership dues for military and their families!
Members Together Save 20% For 12 Months!
Help strengthen our community by inviting your friends to join the YMCA. After all, the Y is more fun – and 20% cheaper – with a friend!
When a member helps us to create a healthier community by referring a new member, BOTH the member and their friends who join the Y will receive a 20% discount off of the standard rate of membership. Any member in good standing who has been a member for at least 30 days and pays standard-rate membership dues through monthly bank draft can invite a friend to join the Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA and qualify for the 20/20 Member Referral. Once verified, both current and new member will receive 20% off regular monthly membership dues, for up to one year as long as you both remain members in good standing. Should one of the memberships be cancelled during that one year, the other will have 30 days to find a new referral and continue to receive the discount.
* This offer cannot be combined with other discount groups.