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-Friday | 8:00 am-1:00 pm & 3:30-7:00 pm
  • Saturday | 8:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Sunday | 1:00-5:00 pm

Youth Adventure Center: Ages 6-12

  • Monday-Friday | 3:30-7:00 pm
  • Saturday | 8:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Sunday | 1:00-5:00 pm
  • S.T.E.A.M. Days @ Maker's Space (ages 3-12**): Wednesdays, 10:30 am - 12 pm
  • Open Adventure Time in YAC (ages 3-12**): Mondays, 10 am-12 pm, Wednesdays, 2:30-3:30 pm & Saturdays, 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Bounce House in the Gym (ages 1-6**): Fridays, 10:30 am-12 pm
*--YAC follows the Metropolitan Nashville Public School System Schedule. YAC will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on weekdays when MNPS has scheduled days off. Unfortunately, we do not follow snow days, delays, or other public/ private school system schedules. We apologize for any inconvenience.
** --Parental supervision is required. A Family Services staff member will also be present.


Ages 13-18

The Green Hills Y Teen Center, located in the Frist Community Wing, is a space for youth ages 13-18. The newly renovated wing is dedicated to providing a safe and welcoming environment for youth to connect with friends, be creative, and learn from trusted mentors.

Programmed to serve the local youth year-round, participants are invited to participate in programs ranging from music production, cooking classes, painting, group fitness, Leader’s Club, and more.


Summer Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
School Year Hours: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Learn More

For more information, please contact Teen Director, Molli Miller, at memiller@ymcamidtn.org or call us at 615-297-6529.

Youth & Teen Programs