The YMCA gyms will be closed on Sunday, July 21st due to hosting Ragbrai guest overnight. The upstairs is still open for use. The upstairs will reopen for members at 7am on Monday & gyms will remain closed until Noon to give guest time to leave & staff time to clean up.

The YMCA will be closed July 25-28 for floor refinishing. We will reopen on Monday, July 29th but the North Gym & Racquetball Courts will remain closed until August 5th. 



  • FREE use of facility: including fitness room (treadmills, steppers, row machine, bikes, NuSteps & ellipticals, AMT, free weights and STRIVE weight machines).
  • FREE weight room orientations.
  • First opportunity for racquetball; including making reservations.
  • FREE men’s pick-up basketball
  • FREE consultation with Wellness Coach and set up a fitness program.


Registration for programs/classes is on a first come, first serve basis. Programs are open to members and non-members. Payment in full is necessary at the time of registration. Participants may register by coming in to the YMCA.


Automatic Withdrawal--An easy method to pay as you go. Your checking, savings or credit card account is debited on the 4th of very month.

Full Payment--Dues may be paid in full upon joining and yearly thereafter. Payment is accepted via cash, personal check, or credit card. Master Card, Visa, Discover, and American Express are all accepted.

* No one will be turned away due to inability to pay! Financial assistance is available to anyone who qualifies.

The YMCA conducts regular sex offender screenings on all members, participants, and guests. If a sex offender match occurs, the YMCA reserves the right to cancel membership, end program participation, and remove visitation access.


Rained Out – text messages when classes are cancelled, building hours change, pool closed and others.

To subscriber to text messaging follow instructions below:

Text NVFYPOOL to 84483 to receive NVFY Pool alerts from NVFY.
Text NVFYJJ to 84483 to receive Jack & Jill Preschool alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYSHARKS to 84483 to receive Flying Sharks Swim Team alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYGROUPX to 84483 to receive Group Exercise/Adult Programs alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYHOURS to 84483 to receive Building Hours alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYSWIM to 84483 to receive Swim Lessons alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYYOUTH to 84483 to receive Youth Programming alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYCHILDWATCH to 84483 to receive Childwatch alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYBLOODDRIVE to 84483 to receive Blood Drive alerts from NVFY
Text NVFYLIFEGUARDS to 84483 to receive YMCA Lifeguards alerts from NVFY





Nishna Valley Family YMCA
1100 Maple St.
Atlantic, IA 50022

Ann W. Wickman Child Development Center
703 Linn St.
Atlantic, IA 50022