The Y provides a safe space for your child to stay and play while you work out. Youth are grouped in age-appropriate areas at our centers and can enjoy supervised free play for up to two hours at a time.


Y-Play: Ages 6 weeks-5 years

  • Monday-Thursday | 8:00 am-12:30 pm 4:00-8:00 pm
  • Friday | 8:00 am-12:30 pm 4:00-7:30 pm
  • Saturday | 8:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Sunday | 12:30 pm-4 pm

Youth Activity Center: Ages 6-12

  • Monday-Thursday | 4:00-8:00 pm
  • Friday | 4:00-7:30 pm
  • Saturday | 8:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Sunday | 12:30 pm-4 pm

YAC follows the Montgomery County School System Schedule. If public schools are closed, we are open!

Homeschool Hours

  • Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 am-12:30 pm 

Rock Wall Hours

  • The rock wall is currently closed due to routine maintenance.

Children's Dance!

These dance classes are exciting introductions to a variety of movements. The focus is on having fun and giving your child a positive intro to dance. No experience is necessary. 

Ballet/Tap: Intro to ballet, tap, creative movement, and tumbling basics. There are two age groups available: 3 to 5 year olds and 6 to 8 year olds.

Ballet/Tumble (3 to 5 year olds): Intro to ballet, creative movement, and tumbling basics. 

Cheer/Hip Hop/Tumble (8 to 12 year olds): Intro to ballet, creative movement, and tumbling basics. 

Parent's Night Out/Parent's Day Out

The same great staff we have working in YPlay & YAC are hosting a Parent’s Night Out one Friday night a month from 5-8 p.m.! Children 6 weeks to 12 years can enjoy this event! Pizza, snacks, crafts, games, and FUN are definitely included! Upon reservation, you will receive a child health/allergy form to complete.

In addition, beginning in August, we are hosting a Parent's Day Out one Saturday a month from 1-4 p.m. This includes popcorn and a movie for your child!

This month we are reserving spots for members only. Registration is $20 per child & $10 per additional child. Drop off for Parent's Night Out starts at 4:50 p.m. Parent's Day Out starts at 12:50 p.m. Children must be picked up by event end time. 

Parent Night Out dates for 2023: June 16, July 14, August 11, September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 15.

Parent Day Out dates for 2023: August 19, September 16, October 14, November 4 and December 9.

Register in person at the Clarksville Y or call 931-647-2376 ext. 71717.

Birthday Parties

Celebrate a special birthday at the Clarksville YMCA! The 2023 Birthday Party Package Includes:

  • 60-minute room rental
  • 60-minute chosen activity (Indoor Swim, Rock Wall, Inflatable, Basketball Gym)
  • 4 tables with tablecloths and 20 chairs
  • Balloons, cups, plates, utensils, and napkins (20 of each)
  • PDF Invitation to send guests
  • 1 premium party host
  • Add on: Pizza (Large 1-topping pizza) $10 per pizza


Members: $225 Non-members: $255
For more information, please call 931-647-2376 x71717 or email gbagwell@ymcamidtn.org

YAC Party!

YAC Parties will now be every last Friday of the month from 4-7 p.m. This is for children checked into the Youth Activity Center (YAC) ages kindergarten to 12 years old. We will have the inflatable up in the gym, the Rock Wall open, Wii dancing & games in the kitchen, plus a ton of other games and crafts to do! No registration required, because this event is free! Each child is still limited to the 2 hours a day/ 9 hrs per week rule. 

Dates are: May 26, June 30, July 28, August 25, September 29, October 27, November 17 and December 22.

Homeschool Hours

Our homeschool hours have expanded! The new hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. No registration is required. 

Rock Wall

All children in YAC (K through 12) can test their climbing skills on our Rock Wall!

The staff are trained and certified to ensure the safety of the children using the wall. Using the Rock Wall can help children strengthen their self-confidence, coordination, concentration, and decision-making skills.

The rock wall is currently closed due to routine maintenance.

Youth & Teen Programs