Summer Swim Club | Family Outdoor Center | MetroWest YMCA

6/30: Hopkinton Family Outdoor Center Pool is closed today due to inclement weather. Thank you for your cooperation.

Family Programs

Family Swim Club

Opening on June 27, 2020!

Open Monday-Sunday


Open Reservation Times:

Monday-Friday 5:30pm

Saturday-Sunday 10:30am-5:30pm (you reserve one 90-minute time slot in between these hours)



How to Reserve a Time Block at The Family Outdoor Center Pool

In motionvibe, we have two of our pools available for reservations: Hopkinton and Clearbrook. MAKE SURE WHEN RESERVING TIME YOU CHOOSE "HOPKINTON."





  • Access to the Family Outdoor Center Pool is available to BOTH MetroWest YMCA Members AND Non-Members this summer.
  • Non-Members must provide their contact information prior to arriving to be entered into our system. Calls can be made to our office Monday through Friday from 9:30am-4:30pm at 508-435-9345.


  • All Members must sign the Y’s new Member Code of Conduct BEFORE their first visit. Waivers must be signed before entering the lobby at Clearbrook
  • Each adult (18+) and/or a parent/guardian can sign on behalf of their children. If they bring a guest, that guest has to have had their parent or guardian sign it for them. 
  • Waivers signed online will be sent to Clearbrook Staff, they will confim this with you when you arrive.
  • Waivers only need to be signed once.
  • SEE SIDEBAR ON TOP RIGHT OF THIS PAGE TO PRINT AND SIGN THE WAIVER, if you are not able to fill it out online. This must be turned in upon arrival at Clearbrook. 


    • Due to our reduced capacity, you will reserve time in 90-minute slots on the weekends. Monday-Friday will have one time slot available at 5:30pm as camp runs during weekdays.
    • Use Motion Vibe to reserve your time. 
    • A total of 4 people from your famliy/party are allowed during one reservation. 
    • Capacity will be limited to 4 groups of 4 per time slot
    • Saturday and Sunday: Time slots start at 10:30am and run through 5:30pm, with 5:30pm being the LAST 90-minute time slot to reserve
    • Check-in time is included in your 90 minute reservation time. 
    • If you show up late, your time will NOT be extended into the next block. 
    • Members MUST reserve their family swim time in advanceCan register up to 48 hours in advance. With our reduced capacity numbers, we’d hate to have you arrive and discover that the pool is already at capacity.


    • There will be staff outside the pool to take your signed waivers and check you in.
    • There will be signage to help maintain social distancing at check-in.
    • A marked table will have additional printed and online waivers to sign in person, but please come prepared with a signed waiver completed online or printed to make the most of your 90-minute reservation time.
    • You and your party cannot enter the facility until your reservation time begins
    • You will be asked four health screening questions to check that you are healthy to enter
    • Once your waivers and payments have been processed, you will be given a specific colored cone to mark your pod (explained below) and can go have fun!


    • Each Family/Party will have their own "pod" that includes 2-3 lounge chairs and is separated from other pods. 
    • These pods cannot be moved
    • Families/Parties will receive a specific colored cone to mark their pod
    • GREEN cones mean that a space is CLEAN
    • RED cones mean that a space has NOT BEEN CLEANED


    • All Members must wear masks or facial coverings when arriving, departing, or in other areas where maintaining social distancing of six feet or more is difficult. Don’t need mask in your pod.


    • Members may not bring in any outside chairs. The Y’s lounge chairs will be available and cleaned in between uses.
    • No eqiuipment can be brought from home such as pool noodles and toys.
    • If your child needs a personal flotation device to swim, we encourage you to provide your own coast quard approved floatation device.
    • There will be a marked blue "Dirty bin" to put any of our equipment you used during your reservation


    • Locker room will be available for bathrooms and showering only
      • Changing in the locker rooms is not allowed in phase 2. Please arrive with bathing suits on. 


    • Adults supervising children will need to monitor children at all times to ensure children maintain proper social distancing and adhere to requirements for face coverings.


    • Leave your color-coded cone at your pod
    • Place any used equipment in the blue "dirty bin" by the exit
    • Remember to take all your belongings
    • Exit out the gate in the corner of the pool deck.


    • Family Members that have maintained active family memberships through the shutdown - $0
    • New Family members (or coming off hold) - $4 per person
    • Non Members - $10 per person
    • Cash and credit accepted


    Policies are subject to change throughout the summer.