Member Communication for the Covid-19 Protocols to reopen the Senior Center
ALL employees are required to wear a facial covering while working in the common areas of the Center. If working alone in their private offices they are not required to wear a face covering.
All members are required to wear a facial covering. If you are participating in an exercise class or working out in the Fitness Room, we will be following the guidelines issued previously for Gyms and Fitness Venues.
Social Distancing Requirements:
Members and Employees are to maintain a six-foot distance from others. Floor markers will be used for all exercise classes and at reception area.
Limited / Reduced Capacity:
In an effort to comply with the Ohio State Department of Health order to reopen we will be limiting the number of members in each class and/or activity.
The tables and chairs will be placed in a way that will comply with the social distancing requirements. Please DO NOT move them.
There will be a posted limit as to how many can be seated at each table.
There will be some machines that will be out of service in order to maintain the social distance requirements.
Class attendance will be limited based on the Six-foot social distancing requirements. Members will need to call ahead to reserve their spot. It is our goal to provide what our members enjoy to the best of our ability.
The tables and chairs will be placed in a way that will comply with the social distancing requirements. Please DO NOT move them. There will be a posted limit as to how many can be seated at each table.
One computer will be unavailable for use in order to comply with the social distancing requirements.
Entry/Exit of the building:
There will be two points of entry/exit for the building. The north door by main parking lot as well as the back door by the alley and handicap street parking will be used. The front double doors will be closed. All three levels of the building may be accessed using the stairs or the elevator located in the north door hallway.
Hand sanitizer stations are located at both points of entry/exit, outside Cameo Theatre, 1st floor kitchen, top level Bingo room, reception desk, sign in table located in the multipurpose room and inside Fitness Room. We ask that you use these upon entering/exiting the building as well as frequently during your visit.
In an effort to reduce the spread of Covid-19, please be sure to wash your hands with soap and water for a minimum of 20 seconds as frequently as possible.
Please cover your cough or sneeze with your inner elbow or shirt sleeve, not your hand.
Large Group & Dining Events:
As per the health order, large group events are not to be offered at this time. This would apply to our large fund-raising events such as the Fall Bazaar and Christmas Dance.
The health order also prohibits any self-service buffets. This would apply to our monthly carry in luncheon as well as our informative Health Luncheon. These activities will be suspended until further notice. **There is also to be no sharing of snacks brought in from your home. Drinks and individual snacks will be available to purchase at the front desk. **
The Center’s staff will frequently preform enhanced cleaning of commonly touched surfaces such as workstations, countertops, railings, door handles, door knobs, table surfaces and chairs.
Signage and Communication:
There will be Covid-19 reminder signage posted through-out the building. Please read and comply to the best of your ability to ensure the safety and good health of yourself and others.