Go Big Orange! Fruit Sale to Benefit our Annual Campaign

Knoxville YMCA Fruit Sale

  We are taking orders for fresh Florida citrus.  All proceeds benefit our Annual Campaign. Fruit will be delivered to the West Side Y the second week of December, less than 24 hours from being picked from the trees! The last day to place your fruit order is Monday, November 10, 2014. ...

Halloween Fun at the Y

Halloween Fun at the Y

We love our members' Halloween Spirit. The Davis Y Water Aerobics Class - Thriller Style is a MUST see! Enjoy this video. Our Cansler Family Y Childwatch kids enjoy Halloween, too: Our Downtown Y invites you to dress in your best Halloween costume  - Awards given out all day! ...

Master Gardening Class – Davis Y October 20, 2014

2014 Fall Harvest Community Giving Garden 4

Fall:  Time for the Garden's Physical Exam The next Master Gardening Class will be held at the Davis Y on Monday October 20, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Learn how to properly test your soil so fertilizers can be applied efficiently.  Get advice on how to substitute organic sources for the chemical fertilizers that are the standard recommendation.  If you have a recent soil test report, ...

October Fitness Challenge – MILE MADNESS!

October Fitness Challenge

Starting October 1st, challenge yourself!  Track your miles.  Get cool stuff! Count every class, every lifting session, every run, bike, or swim.  Log your miles through October and see if YOU can earn first prize! COST:  FREE for Members! PRIZES: 1st Prize - Fitbit Fitness Tracker 2nd Prize - Gift Certificate 3rd Prize - Free Personal Training Session TRACKING KEY: Group ...

The North Side Y Invites You To Celebrate!

Celebrate at the YMCA

The "Garage" is a year old and we are celebrating October 8, 2014 at the Bob Temple North Side Family YMCA! The community is invited to an OPEN HOUSE at the North Side Y on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Doors open at 5:30AM & Close at 10:00PM Try out The Garage for FREE! Prizes, classes, treats & fun wait - don't miss out! Check out the video and what The Garage offers: ...

Master Gardener Class

Time well spent in the Community Giving Garden at the Davis Y

Cover Crops The next Master Gardeners Class will be held on Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Davis Y.  The planned topic is "Fall: Time for the Garden's Physical Exam"  Learn how to properly test your soil so fertilizers can be applied efficiently.  Get advice on how to substitute organic sources for the chemical fertilizers that are the standard recommendation.  If you have a ...

Help Our Community Win Funding for a Special Project

Community Service Project Imagine the Good Your Could Do

A National Contest is underway to provide funding for local community service projects. The Project is called Taking it to the Streets.  Providing physical activity kits to children that do not have easy access to playgrounds in Knoxville is the goal. The inspiration for this project came from the Eat Play Live video filmed in our neighborhoods through a partnership between the YMCA and ...

Vote for the Y Newspaper Box

YMCA Paper Box Contest 2014

The Metro Pulse asked local artists to redesign some of their aging paper boxes, and now you can vote for your favorite. Knoxville YMCA staff member Jasmin Cage displayed her artistic talents on a paper box with a Y Community Giving Garden theme. Here is an easy way to show your support for the Y. Take a minute to read the artist's bio.  We think you will be fascinated with Jasmin's story ...

Save $ on UT Football Tickets and Non-Credit Courses with your Y Membership

YMCA & UT Football Ticket Promotion Fall 2014

Your Knoxville Y Membership card will help you save $! University of Tennessee Knoxville = From Non Credit Courses to Tennessee Volunteer Football Games, your Knoxville Y membership will help you save!  For information and the Promotional Code for the Y discounted tickets at select 2014 UT Home Football Games, click here. In addition, Y members receive a 10% discount off Non-Credit courses ...

New Saturday Hours at Cansler & Downtown Ys Beginning September 6, 2014

Its Football Time Saturday Hours at the Y

At the Y, we are big supporters of our hometown team.  What better way to support the VOLS, then to take time to watch the games! Beginning September 6th, we will be closing our Cansler Family Y and the Downtown Y branches at 1:00 p.m. every Saturday. We will open each Saturday morning for your weekend workout needs, so be sure to stop in, then, get on to the game! Downtown Y Saturday ...