YMCA OF AUBURN-LEWISTON
Hours
62 Turner Street: (Mon-Fri) 4:30a-9p; (Sat-Sun) 7a-5p
The Y at CMMC: (Mon-Thur) 5a-9p; (Fri) 5a-8p; (Sat) 7a-1p (Sun) 7a-Noon
Notice: The YMCA Giving Tree gifts were due Wed. Dec. 13. If you have taken a tag to participate in this annual tradition, please bring your gifts to the Y at 62 Turner St. ASAP. Gifts will not be accepted after noon on Fri. Dec. 15. Thank you!

Flooding Incident at YMCA, 62 Turner Street

November 19, 2017

LATEST UPDATE as of Friday Nov. 24

Good Evening, YMCA Members, Volunteers, and Staff! We hope everyone enjoyed their Thanksgiving! 

Despite the short work week, our team has been extra busy bringing life back to 62 Turner Street! Due to the flooding incident this past Sunday, Nov. 19, we have been making repairs and upgrades to our heating and electrical systems. This has truly been a community effort, and we could not be more grateful to everyone who has come out to help, nor to all of you for your patience and understanding. A big thank you to the following partners for their hard work and dedication:
 
Thayer Corporation
St Laurent
Auburn Fire Department
Service Master
Snow Electrical  
The City of Auburn
The State of Maine
Maine Fuel Board
DHHS
YWCA of Lewiston

We will open this Monday, November 27 at noon. Please check our website to confirm as this date approaches. 

All of our programming will return with the exception of Aquatics. To anyone participating in Twin City Swim Team, please refer to Coach Tom for updates. He and Steve are working hard to find a temporary practice location. All current swim lessons have been canceled moving forward, and participants will be reimbursed starting next week. Future programming will be planned and scheduled based on the progress of repairs to the pool and its systems.  
 
For those members who participate in Adult Lap Swim, the YWCA in Lewiston has graciously offered their pool to any Y  member free of charge. Please visit their website for available lap times.
 
We would also like to thank the Y at CMMC Team for extending their hours this past week and hosting extra Group Exercise classes. Starting Monday at noon, all Group Ex. classes will resume their normal schedule at 62 Turner St.

While we have been working hard to restore heat and electricity to the Y, our facility is still without hot water. We apologize for the inconvenience, and ask for your patience while we continue working on this issue. Please be advised if planning to shower!
 
Both Childcare and After-School Care will return Monday. Please note, Childcare will not be available before noon. If you have specific questions, please call or email Tina Jennings.

Again, we thank you for your kind words, patience, and continuous support. We are very excited to see you all on Monday!



On Sunday morning, November 19, at approximately 10 a.m., severe flooding was discovered in the basement area of the YMCA’s main location at 62 Turner Street, Auburn. For the safety of all involved, the Y was immediately closed and will remain so until further notice.

The severity of this event and its impact on services is still being assessed at this time.

Until we know more, the following information is provided:

  • All services and programs at the Y’s 62 Turner Street location are suspended until noon on Monday, November 27th. This includes all child care, before and after school, fitness center, group exercise classes, swim lessons, and youth sports programs.
  • The Y at CMMC, located on High Street in Lewiston, will remain open. The gym and personal training areas are downstairs by conference center. Please click here for updated hours and our Group Exercise Schedule.
  • Our Daisy Garden Early Childhood Center located in Lewiston will remain open with no
    interruptions to service delivery.
  • Our After-School Program at Geiger School will remain open and continue as scheduled.  Our Before School Program for Geiger will not be available until further notice. 

We will keep our website updated as we learn new information concerning the extent of damages to the YMCA. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this event is causing our members, families, and program participants.

To best serve our members, we are extending our hours at the Y at CMMC, 12 High St, Lewiston, from 5:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. We are also adding some of our classes from 62 Turner St. to the Y at CMMC schedule. Click here for the details. 

Questions? Please feel free to give us a call at the Y at CMMC. 207-795-2473. 


WEEKEND HOURS AT CMMC

We have extended the hours at CMMC this weekend for your convenience. 

Sat. 11/25 and Sun 11/26
6:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m.


BASKETBALL UPDATE AS OF Nov. 21:

Some good news! Sabrina Best, the Director at the Auburn Recreation Department, has offered up gym time on Saturday. So, WE WILL BE PLAYING OUR JUNIOR DIVISION GAMES AS SCHEDULED AT THE AUBURN REC!

Please contact your coaches or Chris Shea (cshea@alymca.org) with any questions.


THE Y AT CMMC

Have you ever been to the Y at CMMC? Here are some visuals to show you where we are!

WHERE DO I GO?

  • 12 High Street, Lewiston, ME
  • Free parking is available in the CMMC Parking garage. 
  • Enter through the front doors and make your way downstairs. The elevators are to your left, across from the Information Desk. The stairs are also to your left, just past the elevators! 
  • Once downstairs, go to your left. There are little signs along the way, but you'll find the entrance to the right of the vending machines.  

 

 

 

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