The Algona Family YMCA is committed to being a safe, family friendly environment for all to feel welcome.

No one will ever be denied membership due to financial limitations.

Why Join the YMCA?

The Algona Family YMCA is Algona's Community Center. We pride ourselves on being more than just a place to get a good work out. The YMCA provides a safe haven for children, as well as a place for families to come together for fitness and fun. All combined, these distinctions set the Algona Family YMCA apart.

We are For Youth Development, For Healthy Living , For Social Responsibility.

Membership Application Download

Bank Draft Form

(both for new members and those wishing to switch from annual pay to monthly bankdraft.)

Membership Types

The Algona Family YMCA never turns anyone away due to the inabilty to pay our standard membership rates. Please click HERE for our 'Open Doors'  application if one of the following catagories won't fit your lifestyle.

  • Youth - Anyone 18 years of age or younger=
    • $24.00 per month via Bankdraft or $250.00 per year
  • Young Adult - Any person 19-29 years of age
    • $36.00 per month via Bankdraft or $395.00 per year
  • Individual - Any person 30 or above
    • $49.00 per month via Bankdraft or $555.00 per year
  • Couple - Any married couple, as defined by Iowa State Law
    • $60.00 per month via Bankdraft or $680.00 per year
  • Family - Any married couple, as defined by Iowa State Law, and any dependant children
    • $65.50 per month via bankdraft or $750.00 per year

Kids Corner is our free babysitting service for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years old.  This perk is availble for those with a family membership.  Caregivers must remain in the building.  Hours are 8:30 - 11:30 am Monday throught Saturday and 4:00 - 7:00 pm Monday through Thursday. 


Membership Payment Plans

The Algona Family YMCA offers the following payment options:

Full annual payment: You may pay the full annual fee upon purchasing or renewing a membership.

Monthly bank draft: You may elect to pay for your membership by having the monthly membership fee automatically deducted from your checking or savings account on the 10th of each month. Cancellation of a bank draft membership must be made by the 5th of each month for the current month. You must complete a cancellation form at the YMCA to discontinue this service.

MasterCard/Visa/Discover/Bank Debit Cards: We accept all of these for annual payments.

Financial assistance (Open Doors): Available through our scholarship program. If you are in need of assistance, please stop in today to pick up an application.


Guest Passes


Guests are welcome at the Algona Family YMCA. 


  • If you are a member at any other Y simply present your membership card at the front desk and we will confirm you are a member and you are free to use our entire Y!
  • An Adult day pass is $10.00
  • A Youth day pass is $5.00
  • A special feature of our Algona Family YMCA!  If you are a member and have an out of town family member visiting you, you may bring them with you to the Y for no charge!  (Please note the member must be present for the guest to get in free)


If you still have questions feel free to call 515-295-7701 or Email