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2014 YMCA Back to School Bash Volunteers

Back to School Bash 2014

Our Annual Back to School Bash Each year we have a Back to School Bash to celebrate the end of Summer Day Camp and to welcome the new school year with a SPLASH!  Our West Side Y pool was the party place last Friday.  We served up hotdogs, hamburgers, chips, fruit, drinks and the ever popular snow cones to 600 kids and 300 adults.  Dancing to ...

S for Swim Lessons & Safe Water

Red to Green (That’s Swim Band Speak!)

Kuddos to 107 Knoxville youth!  They have learned basic water safety and how to swim.  These kids now proudly sport green safety bands.  This means they can now enjoy all areas of the pool, including the double flume slide at the West Side Y. ...

Healthier Tennessee Certificate for the Knoxville Y

We are a Healthier Tennessee Workplace!

The Y in Knoxville is A Healthier Tennessee Workplace The YMCA of East Tennessee was recognized recently as a Healthier Tennessee Workplace. Watch a short video to learn ways you can live a healthier lifestyle: Join us and together we ...

Open House at the West Side Y

We're hosting an Open House this Thursday night, July 17th, from 4-8pm.  Join us for: Bounce House Facility Tours Group Exercise Classes Free Swim at the Outdoor Pool (closes at 7pm) Snacks Music NO JOIN FEE! That's right!  We'll ...

Knoxville YMCA & Epilepsy Foundation Golf Tournament 2014

2014 YMCA & Epilepsy Foundation Golf Tournament

We hope you can join us for our 10th Annual Event! Friday, August 22, 2014 Three Ridges Golf Course $75 per player / $300 per foursome Free Range Balls (available at noon) $20 Package includes: 2 Mulligans, 1 Red Tee, a 1 Throw Tee Time ...

West Side Y Delayed Opening

Just a reminder that tomorrow, July 12th, the West Side Y and Outdoor Pool will not open until 11am due to our annual triathlon.  Download our app in iTunes or the Google Play store for notifications straight to your phone!  Search for YMCA ...

Composting: Hot or Cold, Fast or Easy

Join the Knox County Master Gardeners to learn the basics of making compost that's good for your garden and spares you the expense of buying soil amendments. Monday August 18th 1:00 to 2:00 pm at the Davis Family Y ...