2021 Adult Tap

If you have ever wanted to learn how to tap dance, there is no better time than the present! Join instructor Jill Potter to learn the basic steps and gain comfort in your shoes during Session I. Develop your skills further by registering for Session II and gain confidence on the dance floor while learning a full recital piece! Don’t miss the fun!



Tuesdays,  8:00-9:00 PM at the YMCA

Cost per session: 

Members $45 Non-members $60

Program duration: March 2nd - April 25th

Old Tap Shoes

Pick-up Basketball

Did you know basketball was invented at a YMCA? Dr. James Naismith created the game back in 1891, hanging simple peach baskets and using a soccer ball to play. The Shelby Y provides dedicated gym time for those not ready to hang up their high-tops!  

Members: Free

Non-Members: $5

Silversneakers: Free

Basketball Net


This is a sport played with a special wiffle ball in an indoor court. The game rules are similar to tennis and ping pong. Our group primarily plays doubles, but singles pickleball is available.

Learn more about pickleball HERE.

Members: Free

Non-Members: $5

Silversneakers: Free


This is a sport played with a hollow rubber ball in an indoor or outdoor court. Racquetball courts are available for play and can be reserved for Y members.

Members: Free

Non-Members: $5

Silversneakers: Free

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Run Club

Running with a group helps you stay motivated, consistent, and most importantly - FUN! The Shelby YMCA running club is for runners of all levels of experience and pace - even walkers and run/walkers.  The group meets Tuesday & Thursday mornings at 5:30am in the Shelby YMCA lobby and Saturday mornings at 6:00am at the Girl Scout House.  The club often trains for various races and will post training schedules and times as well. 

*Run Club Runs are FREE for EVERYONE!

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