YMCA at Schilling Farms



Youth Wellness Orientation

Ages: 10-15

The Youth Wellness Orientation will introduce your child to the Wellness Center and inform them on how the YMCA fits into their goals of becoming a healthier person.  This will be a onetime class incorporating wellness etiquette and equipment use into the curriculum. Participants in the 10-12 age range are allowed to use the Wellness Center (excludes free weight area) under the supervision of a parent/ guardian and 13-14 age range may workout independently. Participants must be the required age at time of registration. Maximum number per class is 10 participants.

Day & Time:
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (One time class)
See the Welcome Center for class dates.

Location: YMCA at Schilling Farms Wellness Center.

Sign up at the Welcome Center


Teen Leaders Club

The YMCA at Schilling Farms is seeking new members for its 2016-2017 Teen Leaders Club! Prospective leaders are have a heart for the YMCA and love for their community. This service organization gives motivated teens numerous opportunities to serve within the YMCA at Schilling Farms and encourages involvement in their communities. Their volunteerism and participation in skill-building workshops will sharpen their proficiency as leaders as they seek to promote the Y’s mission: “To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.”

Ages: 13 – 18

Application Deadline: September 30, 2016

For more information contact: Lizzie McLean – Schilling Farms Teen Leaders Advisor emclean@ymcamemphis.org


Tae Kwon Do

Ages: 9 and Up (No experience required)

Loads of fun! Traditional Tae Kwon Do for the entire family including kids, teens, and adults with an emphasis on mental and physical self-defense. Get a great workout while also learning striking, kicking, sparring, forms and instinctive self-defense. Belt testing optional. Inquire at the Welcome Center for more information, or call 901-850-9622.

Days & Times:
Tuesdays and Thursdays
7:30 – 8:15 p.m. – Tae Kwon Do 1 (Beginners and up)
8:15 – 9:00 p.m. – Tae Kwon Do 2 (Intermediate/Advanced)

Location: Classes are held in the Aerobics Room.

Cost: Class is FREE with your YMCA membership.

Asian woman in a combat stance shot against white background.

Krav Maga Self Defense

Krav Maga is a self-defense class originally developed by the Israeli Defense Force. It is designed to teach real self-defense in a short time using simple principles and instinctive movements. Sign up at the Welcome Center.

Ages: 13 and Up (No experience required)

Cost: Member – $80/month, Non-Member – $100/month
Discounts for additional family members
Discounts available for active police/active military

For more information, inquire at the Welcome Center at 901-850-9622 or contact Sam Pike at 901-257-9137 sampikekm@gmail.com.