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Nov
28

Giving Tree

Share Christmas joy with a child from our Giving Tree this holiday. Grab a name from either of our trees and spread holiday cheer by...
Dec
1

12 Days of Christmas

How many times will we see you at Tacoma Center during December? ...
Dec
24

Christmas Eve Workout

Get your holiday calorie burn on with Tracy's Christmas Eve workout. Join in with your friends on a new holiday tradition.  Contact Tracy...
Dec
24

Christmas Eve Hours

In observance of the Christmas holiday, Tacoma Center Y will be open from 4:45am-3pm on December 24...
Dec
27

Late Nite 4x4 Tournament

Come see what our Late Nite program is all about and support our teens in their annual 4x4 basketball tournament.  Contact...
Dec
31

New Year's Eve Workout

Grab your friends and join in with Tracy as she sweats away 2014 and makes way for 2015.  Contact Tracy Horne...
Jan
15

Do Something Healthy

Come be inspired by local chefs from a few of our favorite Tacoma restaurants as they share their culinary wisdom. Guests will taste a sampling...
Jan
24

Performing Arts Concert

Join us as we watch our Y Arts participants in their Performing Arts Concert! The concert is held in the Lakewood Family YMCA Youth Gym...

What is your favorite Christmas tradition? Share what you are looking forward to the most this season.

KEEPING YOU INFORMED: Our building and a majority of our equipment heavily rely on a significant amount of power. If we lose power this evening due to the weather we will cease all activities and close the facility for everyone's safety.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in the event we must closed the facility

There is Black Friday and Cyber Monday but today is #givingtuesday. Donate to the Y then take an #UNselfie and tell us why you give. http://www.ymcapkc.org/donate/

It's Cyber Monday and when you do your shopping at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to the Y. Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/91-0565562 and support us every time you shop.

Get ready for #givingtuesday on December 2. Donate to the Y, then take an #UNselfie telling us why you give. http://www.ymcapkc.org/donate/

Looking for that calorie burn before the Thanksgiving feast?

Our facility will be open from 7am-1pm for our guests. If you are feeling adventurous, try one of our classes:
7:30-9:30am Cycling Sufferfest with Beth
8:30-10am Master Swim with Chad
9:15-10:15am MIXXEDFIT with Dai
10:30-11:15am with Tracy
11:30am-12:30pm Yoga with John

Bring your friends and families to the festivities for no charge.
Photo ID required.

We have a day for giving thanks, but on December 2 you can do more with #givingtuesday. Join others around the world in giving to causes you care about. Take an #UNselfie and tell us why you give to the Y.

Tis the season for helpful hands, giving thanks, and eating turkey.

Join us Saturday, November 29 as we serve a Thanksgiving Dinner to our Late Nite Teens. We are looking for volunteers to help cook, set up, serve, and take down.

Check in with a Welcome Center representative to sign up.

Join Jen for a sweaty and spooktacular Halloween-themed ride tonight at 6:05pm.

She will be dressed as the fitness fairy and will have tricks (hill, repeats, and sprints) and treats (Nuun Hydration Tablets and something sweet) for everyone.

Don't miss out!

New equipment is on the way!

Half of the basketball court will be closed from 10am on Friday through Saturday evening.

WHAT'S NEW


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BOXING FITNESS

Looking for a fun, upbeat workout routine?
Sign up here to schedule a 30 minute session to learn the latest boxing techniques from Gustavo Rage, Brazilian Boxing Coach. 

A minimum of three participants are required to secure reservations. 

Sessions are held Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30pm, 6:30pm, and 7:30pm. 


PIANO LESSONS

We offer piano lessons to beginners, intermediate and advanced students. We welcome ages 15 and up during the week, and all ages on the weekends. 

Our piano lessons are private one-on-one instruction for 30 minutes in length. Lesson plans include a balance of theory and sight reading according to the student's level and music ability. 

Register for seven, half hour session for $105 at our Welcome Center or email Carol Ann.

Financial Aid applies. 


PERSONAL TRAINING

Our certified personal trainers will use their knowledge of current research concepts, principles of sound exercise, and state-of-the-art equipment to design and implement a program tailored just for you. Contact Deb Delong at 253-906-9945.

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Register for preschool and youth swim lessons at Tacoma Center Y. 


2015 SESSION DATES

WINTER 2

  • REGISTRATION: December 13 
  • SESSION: January 3-31

SPRING 1

  • REGISTRATION: January 31
  • SESSION: February 14-March 13

SPRING 2

  • REGISTRATION: March 14
  • SESSION: March 28-April 25

SUMMER 1

  • REGISTRATION: April 25
  • SESSION: May 9-June 6

SUMMER 2

  • REGISTRATION: June 6
  • SESSION: June 20-July 25

FALL 1

  • REGISTRATION: July 25
  • SESSION: August 8-September 5

FALL 2

  • REGISTRATION: September 5
  • SESSION: September 19-October 24

WINTER 1

  • REGISTRATION: October 24
  • SESSION: November 7-December 5

Not sure what class to sign your child up for? Learn more about swim lesson progression.

TACOMA CENTER Y Virtual Tour

TACOMA CENTER Y Amenities

  • ActivTrax
  • Basketball courts
  • Cardio Theater with MP3 player connectors
  • Free weights and Weight Equipment
  • Group cycling studio
  • Group exercise rooms
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball, Raquetball, Squash Courts
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor Track
  • Locker Rooms with vanity areas
  • Pilates Studio
  • Pool
  • Secure storage lockers
  • Steam Room
  • Stretching Area
  • Toning Studio
  • Volleyball Courts

TACOMA CENTER Y Policies

MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
The Y is a cause for strengthening community. That’s why we’re here working with you every day, making sure that you, your family, and community have the resources and support you need to learn, grow, and thrive. Learn more about becoming a member.

At every age and every level of activity, you will find people just like you looking to become a little healthier. The Y has the facilities, equipment, programs, staff, and dedicated membership to support you as you choose your path a healthier lifestyle. 

The Tacoma Center YMCA offers a variety of fitness classes for all levels and abilities. All classes are included in your YMCA membership and available on a drop-in basis.


2014 hOLIDAY HOURS


  • New Years Day | 9am-6pm
  • Easter | CLOSED
  • Memorial Day | 7am-3pm
  • July 4 | 7am-1pm
  • Labor Day | 7am-3pm
  • Thanksgiving | 7am-1pm
  • Friday After Thanksgiving | 7am-9pm
  • Christmas Eve Day | 4:45am-3pm
  • Christmas | CLOSED
  • December 26 | 7am-10pm
  • New Years Eve Day  |  4:45am-5pm

The pool closes at 9pm Monday-Friday, and 30 minutes prior to closing on Saturday and Sunday.

Tacoma Center offers programs and services for adults ages 15 and older Monday-Friday. Youth are allowed on Saturdays and Sundays when they are accompanied by an adult.

GETTING STARTED


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FitPath is an appointment designed specifically for members ages 10 and older who want to have a tailored, progressive fitness plan. Our Health and Well-being staff will meet with you to discuss your goals to create a program that's right for you. 


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Our certified personal trainers will use their knowledge of current research concepts, principles of sound exercise, and state-of-the-art equipment to design and implement a program tailored just for you. Contact Deb Delong at 253-906-9945. 

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Group exercise classes are an excellent way to get active and stay motivated. Browse our classes by location and category. 

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We offer a variety of programs for all ages. Browse our program offerings by category.