Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Waldo County YMCA to promote the physical, mental, social, and spiritual development of Waldo County children and families.

Waldo County YMCA
157 Lincolnville Avenue - Belfast, ME 04915 - 207.338.4598

The Waldo County YMCA is a 501 (c)(3) Charitable Organization




Check POOL hours on the Aquatics Page
Pool Schedules


For safety, parents must accompany children 10 years and younger at all times unless they are waiting for or attending a structured program.

The Waldo County YMCA has a variety of membership options to meet your needs.

Memberships are valid at the Waldo County YMCA only and are neither transferable nor refundable.

  • Youth Membership – Individual, through Grade 12. Youth must be over the age of 12 to be at the YMCA unsupervised.
  • College Membership – Full-time college student, with a college photo ID.
  • Adult Membership – Individual, 18 years - 59 years.
  • Senior Membership – Individual, 60 years and older.
  • Single-Parent Family Membership – One adult and his/her dependent children through grade 12 and dependents who are full-time college students. (College students will be included until 21 years of age and with a college photo ID).
  • Family Membership – Two adults living in a household, sharing household expenses, and their dependent children through grade 12. Children must be full-time students and living in parents household. (College students will be included until 21 years of age and with a college photo ID).

  • Nationwide Membership – You can now use your Waldo County YMCA membership at participating Y’s throughout the country.
    • We do not issue membership cards. If you plan to visit another YMCA please request a proof of membership letter in advance. This letter and a photo I.D. should be presented upon your first visit to another participating YMCA.
    • Fill out a “Visiting Members” waiver or a standard membership application form with liability waiver.
    • Other participating YMCAs will NOT charge you a guest fee for facility use.
    • Does not include programs or fitness classes or discounts. Visiting members may sign up for classes at the non-member rate.
    • Each participating YMCA reserves the right to restrict facility/program access (babysitting, fitness classes, free swims, rock climbing, peak court hours, etc.).

Waldo County YMCA Member Benefits

  • General Fitness Classes & General Aquatic Classes included!!!
  • Three Pool Complex includes: Lap Pool, Therapy Pool and Hydro-therapy Pool.
  • Safe and clean environment with convenient hours... open 7 days a week.
  • Reduced fees & early registration on many programs for annual members.
  • Use of the walk/jog 1/12th - mile track.
  • Use of gymnasium during non-program times. Use it for: pickup basketball games, volleyball games, tennis, and more.
  • Day use of our locker and shower facilities.
  • Free fitness towel service.
  • FREE babysitting services - member only benefit.
  • Full use of fitness area, including: 1Cybex strength machines, Cybex Arc Trainers, free- weights, LifeFitness treadmills, stair climber, bikes, elliptical trainers, Icarian Smith Rack and Concept II Rowers.
  • An orientation to the Fitness equipment or classes by a qualified trainer.

    Members ages 12-14 must have a fitness orientation
    and adult supervision while in the Fitness Room.

    Membership Facility Check In
    Each member will receive a unique membership identification number. Members are required to sign in using their identification number at the front desk each they enter the YMCA. Identification numbers may not be loaned to other individuals.

    YMCA RECIPROCAL Membership

    You can now use your Waldo County YMCA membership at participating Y’s in New England through a reciprocation program.

    Guest Passes
    Each annual membership is eligible to bring five guests to the YMCA at no charge each year. Members must accompany their guests and sign them into the facility.

    Membership at the YMCA may be paid annually, or by monthly bank draft. Please ask about these options at the Front Desk.

    Joiner Fee
    The Waldo County YMCA charges a Joiner Fee to all new members. This one-time fee supports ongoing improvements and equipment purchases for the YMCA. Memberships renewed beyond one month after the expiration date will be charged a Joiners Fee again.

    Day Passes / Week Passes
    Non-members and visitors to the Waldo County YMCA may utilize the Y by paying a user fee. All Day and Week Pass users MUST fill out the appropriate paperwork at the front desk.
    Fees are:

    Youth or College
    $ 5.00
    Adult or Senior

    Individual Shower Pass $5.00

    Financial Assistance
    The Waldo County YMCA offers financial assistance for both membership and programs. We will not turn any qualified applicant away because of an inability to pay. Financial aid applications are available at the Front Desk. All information is kept confidential.

    Membership fees are non-refundable. With the exception of a non-refundable deposit, program fees may be refundable prior to the start of a session. Requests made at least two days prior to the start of the program will be granted full credit. Requests made after the beginning of a program will not be granted except on a case-by-case basis. To request a refund please notify the Front Desk staff or the Program Director. Refunds are not transferable.

    The Waldo County YMCA may, at their discretion, adjust the membership rate applicable to any category of membership. The YMCA will post rate adjustments four weeks notice prior to any changes.

    Membership Rates
    Effective January 1, 2017

    Cost per Day
    Youth 0- Grade12

    College With ID

    Adult 18-59 years
    Senior 60 years & up
    Single Parent Family 
    $ 1.50
    $ 2.20

    Annual memberships are subject to joiner fee
    which must be paid in full up front.
    youth/college $15 - adult/senior $30 - single parent family $40 - family $50

    Memberships are neither refundable nor transferable

About US: Virtual Tour
Facility Rentals: Virtual Tour


|2006 | Waldo County YMCA • 157 Lincolnville Avenue • Belfast, Maine 04915 • 207-338-4598
YMCA privacy policy