Christmas in the City – Downtown Y Event – December 2, 2014

Ugly sweater contest at the Downtown Y 2013

Join us for An Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration! Ugly Sweater Contest and Old Fashioned Sing Along! It’s our “Old Fashioned Christmas” at the Lindsay Young Downtown Y, for the second year. Mark your calendar for December 2nd.  This great night will start at 5:30pm and last until 8:30pm. We will again have Classic Christmas Carols played by one of our wonderful members on the piano. There ...

Make Some Memories! Enjoy Breakfast with Santa, Christmas Craft Shows, & Old Fashioned Sing-A-Longs at theY

Breakfast with Santa at the Y 2014

We're Celebrating the Holidays at the Y Hey Knoxville!  You won't want to sleep through this!  Or maybe...... Don't miss the perfect photo op, fellowship, and fun! December 2, 2014 at the Downtown Y Old Fashioned Christmas Bazaar 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Join us in song by the piano Ugly Sweater Contest Shop a Craft Show Refreshments Free to the community December 6, 2014 ...

Knoxville Race Event = Renegade Reindeer Games 2014

Reindeer Games 2014

Race with your family, co-workers or friends in this year's Renegade Reindeer Games at the West Side YMCA. Saturday, December 13, 2014 Ultimate Workout Challenge this Holiday Season! A 2 mile Obstacle Course from the West Side Y to Fifth Third Bank at Walker Springs Lane Registration Information: Adults (13 years and up)  Register On-Line». $25 Pre-Registration / $35 Day of Event Kids (12 ...

Holiday Hours of Operation – Don’t Miss Your Time at the Y This Holiday Season (2014)

Thanksgiving Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation during the holidays will change at the Y in Knoxville.  With the hustle and bustle of the holidays looming, be sure to make time for yourself and your family at the Y. Family Time is very important to us.  To allow our staff and volunteers to spend time with family and friends, some of our hours of operation will be abbreviated during the holidays. Wednesday, November 26, ...

#GIVINGTUESDAY – Knoxville YMCA 2014

GivingTuesday December 2, 2014

#GivingTuesday is a national day of giving at the start of the annual holiday season.  This year, #GivingTuesday is on December 2nd.  The YMCA of East Tennessee is a proud partner of the 2014 event.  It's not too early to plan for this special day. Undoubtedly you've heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Watch a short video, mark your calendar for Tuesday, December 2, 2014 and make plans ...

Christmas Craft Show Vendors Wanted

Christmas OrnamentYMCA

The Lindsay Young Downtown Y is having a Christmas Craft Show  as part of the "Old Fashioned Christmas Bazaar" to be held on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. We are looking for craft sellers and vendors for the show. Are you connected to the Craft Fair Circuit in Knoxville?  We hope you will add the Y to the craft fairs you will be participating in this holiday season. Booth space is only $10 and ...

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program  is Offered in Knoxville

Are you or someone you know at risk for developing type 2 diabetes?  The Y can help. Diabetes is a serious health condition that can lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, high blood pressure, loss of limbs and blindness.  Prediabetes is a potentially reversible condition that often leads to type 2 diabetes, and 86 million people in the United States are estimated to have it.  For ...

Gather Together – Share the Y! Earn a Free Month of Membership

Gather Together Share theY

Good Friends Share what they know.  And you know It's Better Together, and not so lonely when you exercise with a friend.  For a limited time, you can earn FREE months of membership to the YMCA of East Tennessee.  All you need to do is refer your friends, relatives, or co-workers to the Y.  When they join and remain members for 6 months, you get a month free. Since there is no limit to how many ...

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. ...

You’re Invited to Health and Wellness: Holiday Edition

The holiday season starts with Thanksgiving weekend and does not end until after New Year's Day.  Many of us are partying with family and friends and enjoying too much of the season with over eating and changes in our exercise schedule. Learn how to get ready for the holidays with your food selections and behaviors. Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - Noon to 1:00 p.m. at the Cansler Family YMCA in ...