Notice to Parents When Illness Closes Knox County Schools

Notice to Parents When Illness Closes Knox County Schools: In an effort to continue to decrease and prevent further spread of illness among our school-age staff and kids, The Y's Child Care programs will honor Knox County Schools' closure. We will not offer Day Camp for participants in our After School Child Care at our branch locations. School sites are closed per Knox County policy. In our Y ...
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Healthy Bowls at our Downtown Y

Try healthy bowls at the Y!  You've got your workout routine down to a science with help from the Y, but healthy eating is still a challenge.   We've partnered with The Steel Room & A Healthy Appetite to offer you a healthy lunch option three days a week, right here in our Downtown Y! The Steel Room will be serving healthy meals from 11:30am-1:30pm at our Downtown Y on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, ...
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7 Questions to Ask for Your First Session With a Personal Trainer

Personal trainer

Many times, people will show up to their first session with a personal trainer without thinking about what questions they should ask. The Y is here to support you as you work towards your fitness and health goals. And, helping you prepare with any questions you want to ask is part of starting a personal training experience. When you are matched with a personal trainer at the​ ​Knoxville​ ​Y, ...
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Healthy Heart Challenge – Set a Goal

Healthy Heart

Healthy Heart Challenge 2017 for February - Set A Goal February is American Heart Month, and we're encouraging all our Y members to join our Healthy Heart Challenge!  Cardiovascular disease (including stroke, high blood pressure, and heart disease) is the leading killer in the U.S., both for men and women.  Regular exercise, a healthy diet, and maintaining a healthy weight are all easy ways to ...
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Valentine’s Parent’s Night Out

Parent's Night Out in West Knoxville Our next Parent's Night Out at the West Side Y will be February 10th from 6-9pm.  Parenting is tough work, and you deserve a night off!  This is the perfect opportunity to share a Valentine's date night, or even just catch up on your "me" time!  Meanwhile at our Parent's Night Out, our staff will be hanging out with your kids at the Y!  We'll play games, have ...
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Knoxville Race Event: 2017 Ridge Runner 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

Knoxville Race Event: 2017 Ridge Runner 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

 Knoxville Race Event: 2017 Ridge Runner 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run The YMCA of East Tennessee and Union County Youth Wellness Programs proudly present a Knoxville Race Event: 2017 Ridge Runner 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Don't miss the Knoxville race event! The 2017 race is fast approaching. Race Date, Time & Place: Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. Starts/finishes at Big ...
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2017 MEN’S BASKETBALL LEAGUE

Now registering for the Men's Basketball League at the North Side Family Y! Games will be once a week on Sundays starting at 1:30 PM. This is a eight week league with a single elimination tournament to follow. League will run from March 5th through May 7th.  Each team will need to provide their own jerseys for the league. Put your game face on and sign up your team today. What: Men's Basketball ...
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Exercise Your Heart in More Ways Than One

Exercise Your Heart at the Y

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Family Luau 2017 at the West Side Y

Swim Lessons

Family Luau 2017 - Food, Fun, and Family Time at the Y Come to our Family Luau at the West Side Y on Friday, January 27th from 6-8pm.  During the cold winter months, we want to bring back the spirit of summer, so we're hosting a luau on our indoor pool deck!  We'll have pizza and fruit, drinks, Frosty Fruit slushies, and luau music.  Bring swimsuits for the whole family and enjoy family swim time ...
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Togetherhood Service Project: Smokies Strong

Smokies Strong; Togetherhood; YMCA

MLK Day 2017: Smokies Strong Togetherhood Project In honor of Dr. King's legacy, MLK Day has become a national day of service.  This MLK Day, our YMCA of East Tennessee is launching a new Togetherhood Service Project: Smokies Strong.  We have partnered with United Life Church to help 12 families affected greatly by the December Gatlinburg wildfires.  These families currently have food, clothing, ...
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