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 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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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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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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2017 New Year New You

Looking for a Gym in Knoxville?

Looking for a Gym in Knoxville? The Y is That and More! NEW YEAR NEW YOU! $0 JOIN FEE Looking for a Gym in Knoxville? The Y is That and More! Start 2017 with a membership at the YMCA of East Tennessee and save!  Join by January 31, 2017 and we will waive the $30 registration fee! When you belong to the Y, you get so much more than gyms, swimming pools and weight-rooms.  From Master ...
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Holiday Hours of Operation at the YMCA 2016

YMCA Hours 2016 Holiday Season

Don't Miss Your Time at the Y YMCA Hours of Operation for the 2016 Holiday Season will change at the Y in Knoxville. During the hustle and bustle of the holidays, be sure to make time for yourself and your family at the Y. There are 1440 minutes in a day - schedule 30 of them for physical activity!! Find your Y» Family Time is very important to us.  To allow our staff and volunteers to spend ...
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THANK YOU! Giving Tuesday Response

Thank You from the YMCA

THANK YOU! Thank you for your response to our Giving Tuesday request! We will be delivering the donated water, Gatorade and snacks to the distribution center in Knoxville later today. We are reminded how blessed we are to serve such a giving community in and around Knoxville. Our hearts are full! We continue to get phone calls, emails, and posts on social media asking what else can be ...
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Giving Tuesday is Here! Help Gatlinburg Firefighters.

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday 2016 is here! Giving Tuesday is finally here. A day designated as a global day for giving. Our Y members are in full participation mode! With the devastating fires surrounding our community your Y is taking steps to help the firefighters. Blue barrels are set up at each Knoxville Y location where you can bring bottled water, Gatorade, high calorie snacks or power bars. These ...
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