Membership Fees

When you join the Licking County Family YMCA you become a member of an association whose mission is to help children, families, and communities reach their greatest potential.


YMCA membership represents an investment in your community and yourself! The Licking County Family YMCA is a membership based organization and fees are established for all members to share in the cost of operation on a fair and equitable basis.

We welcome all for membership, ranging from infants to senior citizens to families. Your membership includes the following, with so many more they can't all be listed!

  • Women and Youth Fitness Center
  • Two Racquetball Courts
  • Two Gymnasiums
  • Two Multi-purpose Courts
  • Gymnastic Center
  • Full Service Childcare Center
  • Indoor Run/Walk Track (18 laps = 1 mile)
  • Teen Room (Play Station, foosball, air hockey)
  • Reese Family Wellness Center
  • Four Locker Rooms
  • Two Special Needs/Family Locker Rooms
  • Indoor Heated Pools
  • Indoor Six-lane Lap Pool
  • John and Mary Alford Outdoor Aquatics Center
  • 42-acre Day Camp facility
  • Access to Community Bike Path
  • Outdoor Multi-purpose Court
  • Childwatch (YMCA Babysitting Service - 1 1/2 hour limit)
  • Personal Fitness Program

Memberships may be paid annually in full or automatically drafted monthly from your checking, savings or credit card account.


Associate Youth Memberships - $20.05 per year

This membership allows children to participate in YMCA programs only. It does not include use of the pools or facility.

Associate Adult Memberships - $50.12 per year

This membership allows adults to participate in YMCA programs only with the purchase of a $40 program punch card or a $40 arthritis card. It does not include use of the pools, walking track, or health & fitness center.









(includes joiners fee)







Monthly Draft
(Bank or Credit
Card only)







Joiner Fees*







Renewing Annual Member Rates:

  • Youth - $168.00
  • Young Adult - $312.00
  • Adult - $504.00
  • Couples - $696.00
  • Family - $756.00
  • SP Family - $636.00

To Join - Memberships may be paid in full for the year or through monthly payments that must be withdrawn from a checking, savings, or credit card account. Members electing to use monthly draft payments must pay the joiner's fee and a prorated first month's payment to join. New annual memberships include the joiner's fee.

Youth Memberships - Birth to 17 years old.

Young Adult - Ages 18 - 29 years old.

Adult - 30 years and older.

Seniors - Anyone 63 years of age and older.

Couples - Two adults who live at the same address.

Single Parent Family - One adult and all children living in the same household. Any child age 18-24 must still be in high school or in college full time. No exceptions to this policy.

Family Membership - Two adults and all children living in the same household. Any child age 18-24 must still be in high school or in college full time. No exceptions to this policy.

  • Joiner Fees - Memberships that lapse for more than thirty (30) days must pay the joiner's fee again to reactivate a membership.

Bank Draft Denial or Returned Check Fee (NSF or ISF): $20.

Ohio Sales Tax:
All membership fees listed above include 7.25% sales tax.

For more information about becoming a member of the
Licking County Family YMCA:

  • Stop by our facility at 470 West Church Street in Newark, OH
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or
  • Give us a call at (740) 345-9622.

Program Objectives




The Licking County Family YMCA seeks to help persons of all races and creeds to:

  • develop self-confidence, self-respect and an appreciation of their own worth as individuals;
  • develop Christian values based on caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility;
  • grow as a responsible member of our community;
  • appreciate that a healthy mind and body is a sacred gift and that physical fitness and mental well-being are conditions to be achieved and maintained;
  • recognize the worth of all persons and work towards universal understanding;
  • develop a capacity for leadership and learn to use it responsibly;
  • appreciate the beauty, diversity, and interdependence of all forms of life.

YMCA MISSION: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

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