Olive Branch Family YMCA

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Memorial Day Special

No Joining Fee For Veterans
May 28, 2018

This Memorial Day we’re waiving the joining fee for any Veteran interested in becoming a member of the YMCA. Come to any of our Memphis & Mid-South locations on May 28th and show your Military ID to pay no joining fee (a value of up to $75) when signing up for a new YMCA Membership.

We thank you for your service!

 


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Outdoor Pool

Opening Day

Saturday, May 26 at 10:00 a.m.

Grab your swimsuit & come take a dip in the outdoor pool!


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Memorial Day Hours

Remember & Honor

Monday, May 28th

Facility Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

In honor of Memorial Day, YMCA of Memphis & the Mid-South branches will have abbreviated hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 28th. The Sweeney YMCA will be closed.

We hope you’ll take a moment to spend time with friends and family and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation.


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Burn It Up! Calorie Challenge

MAY 7th – June 4th

Burn 6000 Calories This May

This May we’re challenging YOU to burn 6000 calories in our latest workout challenge! Use your xID to track your calories with our Workout Tracking App or online. Complete the challenge to earn Y Swag!*

*Must register online or at the Welcome Center in your branch to be eligible for prize. Note: Wearable devices will not be used for tracking calories in this challenge.

To compete in the Burn It Up Challenge:

  1. REGISTER online or at the Welcome Center
  2. JOIN THE CHALLENGE in the app or online
  3. TRACK workouts/calories in the app or online

Workout Tracking Network App

Search for YMCA Memphis or Memphis Workout in your app store to find the app with white “Y” logo and purple background by Netpulse Inc. Download our free app to sign up for the challenge and start tracking!

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LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA

TAKING ACTION. CHANGING ODDS.

LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA is a small-group program that helps adult cancer survivors reclaim their health and well-being following a cancer diagnosis. Through this program YMCAs are creating communities among cancer survivors and guiding them through safe physical activity, helping them build supportive relationships, and reducing stress – leading to an improved quality of life.

Upcoming Sessions:

Session 2: June 5 – August 23
Tuesdays/Thursdays – 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Session 3: July 9 – September 26
Mondays/Wednesdays – 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Session 4: August 20 – November 8
Mondays/Thursdays – 10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Location: The YMCA at Schilling Farms
1185 Schilling Blvd. E, Collierville, TN 38017

Duration: 12 weeks

Cost: Free of Charge

The program consists of group exercise using cardio equipment and strength training machines, guest speakers, and more, all in a support group atmosphere. The program is open to the public and will be free of charge.

To become a part of this session participants need to be 18 years old and up. Participants with any type of cancer are welcome. They may be going through treatments or not — may even be long time cancer survivor that needs help getting back to their normal life.

Contact: Jaime Munz, jaime.munz@ymcamemphis.org or call 901-850-9622

 


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Chaplain’s Corner

Lifting the “C” in YMCA

Bible Study
Tuesdays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. in the conference room

Hour of Power
Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m. in the conference room

Read, Return, Repeat!
The Olive Branch YMCA Chaplain Program Library wants you to take a book to read or donate a book for others to read.

Prayer Requests
We want to pray for you! Leave your prayer request for our Chaplains and Prayer warriors. Prayer box is located in the facility’s main hall.

 


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Shorin-Ryu Karate Classes

Confidence, Respect, & Self-Esteem

Our karate focuses on personal growth through individual and group training in a supportive, cooperative, and family environment. This is traditional Okinawan karate taught at the student’s own pace. If you want a unique exercise routine, practical method of self-defense, or to earn a black belt in karate through discipline and self-respect this is for you. A class for the entire family.

Age: 7 and up
Days/Times:
Thursdays 6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Saturdays 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Attire: Athletic Wear Required, Uniform not included

Members: $45/month, 4 Classes   Non-Members: $60/month, 4 Classes

Contact: Jeff Crook, Instructor at 4kmartialarts@gmail.com

Register at the Welcome Center

Download Registration Form

Register Online

 

 


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Y Weight Loss Group

Y Wait to Lose the Weight

Everyone needs support in their journey. Join our weight loss group on Thursday evenings starting July 15th where you can have a buddy to support your goal to lose. The group will have different speakers, swap recipes, challenges, share motivation and so much more!

Date: Thursdays
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Conference Room at Olive Branch Family YMCA
Cost: Free, open to members and non-members

Contact: For more information contact Hazel Nettle at 662-890-0384

 


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Spring 2018 Swim Lessons

At the Y, we believe that the ability to swim is a critical life-saving skill for every child, teen and adult. In group swim lessons we use a variety of fun methods to help kids overcome fears, build confidence in the water and develop skills that last a lifetime. Qualified instructors meet kids at their own level, help families set achievable goals, and celebrate success.

Session Dates
April 3 – 26
May 1 – 24

Swim Starters

Our Swim Starters class is the perfect introduction to swimming. Sessions include 30 minute sessions over a four week period. Parent or guardian is required to attend and participate.

5:00 p.m. Tuesdays ONLY

Members: $30   Non-Members: $50

Preschool, Youth, & Adult Classes

All fall sessions will meet on Tuesdays & Thursdays for four weeks for a total of 8 classes. Each class is 45 minutes long.

Preschool Swim Basics           5:00 p.m.
Preschool Stroke Intro           5:00 p.m.
Youth Swim Basics                   6:00 p.m.
Youth Stroke Intro                   6:00 p.m.
Adults/Teens                              7:00 p.m.

Members: $60    Non-Members: $100

 

Learn Which Class is Right For You

For more information contact Jamie Gross at jamie.gross@ymcamemphis.org

 

Register at the Welcome Center

 


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Guitar Lessons

Sundays At The Y!

Make some music and learn how to play guitar at the Y! Sessions will be held for both Youth and Adults, Beginners & Experienced players. Participants in this program will meet on Sundays during sessions based on experience level. Sign up at the Welcome Center!

Intermediate Class (Youth)
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Electric Guitar (Adult)
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Beginner (Youth)
Time: 3:00 p.m.


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SNAAP- We Need Volunteers

The Special Needs Athletic and Aquatics Program is in need of volunteers. If you have a passion for helping special needs children, please sign up at the welcome center to volunteer on Friday afternoons. Make a difference in a child’s life!


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KidsFit

Get up and get moving!

Your children will love kids fit classes! Let your kids have fun while exercising at the same time. An instructor will lead the participants from the Youth Center into the gym for this half hour class and play a sport related activity.

Mondays at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. **NEW!**

Guidelines

  • Must check your child into Youth Center before the start of class to participate
  • Need comfortable clothing to move freely; tennis shoes preferred
  • Follows rules and guidelines from YMCA Staff

Contact: Amber Keel akeel@ymcamemphis.org