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Safely welcoming you back to the Health & Wellness Center

The opening of the Shaller Family Health and Wellness Facilities will be cautiously done in phases, allowing for a safe transition to assess our processes and make modifications to ensure best practices along the way. The Fitness Center will open on June 24, 2020 and additional facilities, programming and amenities will follow – also in a phased approach. It is always our goal to create a safe and healthy environment for our members and staff.

 

PHASE I – FITNESS CENTER | JUNE 24

OPERATING HOURS

Monday - Thursday • 7 AM to 8 PM
Friday, Saturday, Sunday • 7 AM to 6 PM

The JCC will be closed from 1:30 - 2:30 PM each day, for deep cleaning and disinfecting.

SATURDAY, JULY 4 • 7 AM - 1 PM

WHAT WILL BE OPEN
  • The Fitness Center will be open, which includes use of the cardio, weight machines and open space
  • The equipment will be spaced to comply with safe social distancing and machines will be rotated on a weekly basis
  • We will have additional staff on the fitness floor to assist with social distancing and to ensure a positive experience
  • Initially the locker rooms will be closed. Members will have access to restrooms and hand washing sinks; there will be no access to the rest of the locker rooms. The lockers in the hallways outside the gym will be available for your shoes and small belongings
  • Group exercise will be available virtually and we will bring back many of your favorite instructors
  • Personal Training, Pilates and Small Group Training
WHAT WILL BE CLOSED
  • Group Exercise - in Person Classes
  • Aquatics Center
  • Gymnasium
  • Locker Rooms -  Showers, Lockers, Sauna and Steam Room
  • Running/Walking Track
  • J Care
PERSONAL TRAINING
  • Trainers will maintain appropriate social distancing during sessions
  • Virtual training sessions will still be an option for training
  • Hands on demonstrations will not be used
  • When available, alternative spaces and outdoor training will help encourage social distancing
PILATES
  • Trainers will maintain appropriate social distancing during sessions
  • Virtual training sessions will still be an option for training
  • Hands on demonstrations will not be used
  • Reformers will be appropriately spaced
  • Soft props will not be used
  • There will be time allotted between sessions to allow for appropriate cleaning
SMALL GROUP TRAINING
  • Trainers will maintain appropriate social distancing during sessions
  • Hands on demonstrations will not be used
  • When available, alternative spaces and outdoor training will help encourage social distancing
  • Equipment will not be shared

 

PHASE II – GROUP EXERCISE | JULY 5
Group Ex Classes available in person and virtually. Class size is limited and reservations are required. Click here to make a reservation.

PHASE III & IV – TBD


GUESTS & RECIPROCITY

  • We are prioritizing use of the Fitness Center for our members at this time, therefore no guests will be admitted
  • JCC Reciprocity with the Sabes JCC will still be honored

WELCOME CENTER

  • Members and Staff will be asked to perform a Health Screening prior to entering the JCC each time they visit.
    • How are you feeling today?
    • Do you have a temperature?
    • Do you have a cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste, sore throat?
    • Have you been outside of the US in the past 2 weeks?
    • Have you been in contact with anyone that has tested positive for COVID-19?
  • Members will scan their own membership cards to gain access to the facility
  • Program registration and information desk will be relocated inside the main hallway
  • No cash will be accepted. Credit Card only

FACE MASKS

  • JCC staff are required to wear a face mask at all times, except while teaching Group Exercise Classes
  • Everyone over the age of 6 must wear a face mask when inside the building, except for when they are working out

RESERVATIONS
Click here to make reservations for Group Ex classes

CLEANING PROTOCOLS

  • The entire facility will be deep cleaned and disinfected again prior to opening
  • The JCC is closed from 1:30 – 2:30 PM each day for deep cleaning and disinfecting
  • Continuous disinfection of high-touch surfaces throughout the Fitness Center
  • Equipment is disinfected after each use by our staff team (even if the participant disinfects the equipment)
  • Hours have been adjusted to allow for overnight deep cleaning
  • Drinking fountains are turned off; paper cups are provided near the bottle filling stations

SOCIAL DISTANCING

  • You will notice increase spacing between equipment and within workout areas to allow for appropriate social distancing
  • Please observe social distancing norms and try to stay at least 6 feet away from other members

LOCKER ROOMS

  • Initially, the locker rooms will be closed
  • Members will have access to restrooms and hand washing sinks
  • The lockers in the hallways will be available for member use
  • Please come ready to work out; change your street shoes and place them in the hallway lockers
  • Towels will not be available, please remember to bring your own

STAFF PROCEDURES AND TRAINING
 All staff have received extensive training on the new protocols we have in place.

RESPONSE IF PEOPLE ARE SICK

  • If there is a confirmed case of COVID-19 at the JCC, staff leadership will follow the guidance from the Health Department that includes protocols for closing, investigating, cleaning and reopening
  • The JCC will communicate quickly and transparently

 

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