Eastside Family YMCA

The Eastside YMCA serves the Greer and Taylors communities of Greenville County and features an indoor pool, a state-of-the-art wellness facility, group exercise rooms, and childwatch space. The Eastside Family Y provides space for youth and adult sports, after school and summer day camp child care, and programs and classes for seniors.

Youth services and programs

Adult services and programs

Partnership Wellness Programs & Initiatives

More information

Hours and location

1250 Taylors Rd.
Taylors, SC  29687
Phone: 864-292-2790
Fax: 864-268-2459

Facility Hours

Monday - Thursday: 5:00 AM - 9:30 PM

Friday:  5:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Saturday: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sunday: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Child Watch Hours

Monday - Saturday: 8:00 AM-1:00 PM

Monday - Thursday: 4:30 PM-8:30 PM


What's New 

Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving:  November 26 - CLOSED

Christmas Eve:  December 24 - 5:00AM - 1:00PM

Christmas Day:  December 25 - CLOSED

New Years Eve:  December 31 - 5:00AM - 5:00PM

New Years Day:  January 1, 2016 - 9:00AM - 1:00PM

H.Y.P.E Club - Healthy Youth Positively Engaged

HYPE Club is for older kids that may have outgrown our regular Child Watch Program. HYPE Club is geared for kids ages 8-12 years old and focuses on activities that are more appropriate for their age. HYPE Club is a FREE service to household members. Let us take care of the kids while you work out!

Days offered: Monday - Thursday from 5pm—8pm for ages 8-12 years old.

Children Thrive at Y After school 

Enrich your child's life. Eastside Y After School program allows your child homework time, physical activity, devotion time, healthy snacks, swimming throughout the week, and much more. We are open on most holidays and teacher work days.  Download a registration form here.

    • Rate:  Members $55 per week // Non Members $83 per week.  We now have three options to pay:  pay at the front desk weekly, pay online weekly, bank draft weekly.
    • Eastside Family Y's After School program picks up from the following elementary schools:  Chandler Creek, Brushy Creek, Woodland, Buena Vista, Lake Forest, Mitchell Rd., Pelham Rd., Brook Glen, Paris, Taylor, Crestview, Mountain View, Michelin French School. 
    • We also pick up from the following middle schools:  Northwood, Riverside, Greer, Sevier, League, Greenville Middle, Michelin French School.
    • Note - we must have at least 3 individuals registered at a school to pick up.


Introducing Beast Mode Fundamentals, Family Beast Mode, And Beast Mode classes at the Eastside Y.  All classes are programmed by a Level 1 CrossFit trainer.  See schedule for times and dates for each class.

  • Beast Mode:  Exercises are constantly varied, high intensity, and functional for maximum results.  Ages 13+ (Intermediate and Advanced)
  • Family Beast Mode:  Learn the basic skills and movements of our Beast Mode class followed by a high intensity workout.  Great for families or individuals.  Ages 8+ (Everyone)
  • Beast Mode Fundamentals:  Learn and practice the key exercises involved in Beast Mode.  Ages 13+ (Everyone)

Wellness Works: Your route to better health

Have you taken advantage of the Y's biggest health and wellness resource? If not, what are you waiting for? Every Y membership includes Wellness Works, our signature health and wellness program. All you have to do is sign up to begin meeting with your Wellness Works coach. For more on Wellness Works, click here.


You can see your schedules without downloading anything! Visit our new association schedule!

    November Monthly Group Exercise Schedule

    December Monthly Group Exercise Schedule

    November Water Fitness Schedule

    December Water Fitness Schedule

      Fall/Winter 2015 Aquatic Schedule 

      Fall Swim Lesson Schedule

      Fall Swim League Schedule

        Swim Test and Pool Age Guidelines

        Youth Programs

        Enjoy The Water Safely

        Safety is the number one policy in and around our swimming facilities.  Beginning June 1, 2013, all YMCA of Greenville branches are implementing a swim test policy.  For swim test and age guidelines, please click here

        Swim Lessons

        It is never too early or late to start swim lessons.  The Eastside Family YMCA offers swim lessons for children and adults of all ages and abilities, from the timid beginner to the advanced level swimmer.  In this program the YMCA teaches not only basic swimming skills, but also skills that will allow participants to enjoy a variety of aquatic activities throughout their lives.  We teach the basic fundamentals of swimming, stroke refinement, and personal safety.  Our ultimate goal is not only teaching you and your child how to swim, but to build confidence in everyone's swimming abilities and to develop the whole person - spirit, mind and body.  It's what make us different from any other exercise facility.

        Do you need some personal instruction?  We offer private and semi-private swim lessons for ages 3 and up.  

        • Private lessons:  Members - $25.00 per half hour // Non-members - $35.00 per half hour 
        • Semi - Private lessons:  Members - $15.00 per person per half hour // Non-members - $25.00 per person per half hour.
        • Private lessons and semi-private swim lessons must be purchased in groups of four.

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        Pool Parties

        Celebrate your day the Y way!

        Whether you want to do the party on your own or you need a little more assistance, we have a party package for you.  Download your Party Guide here and get ready for the best birthday experience for your child.

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        American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

        This class provides three certifications upon successful completion.  American Red Cross Lifeguard (valid for 2 years), CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (valid 2 year), and First Aid (Valid for 2 years).

        Click here for 2015 Lifeguard classes

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        Youth Sports

        2015 Youth Sports Registration Calendar

        Late fee - $20

        Miss the lines.  Register online.

        Fall Flag Football

        Season: October 26-December 19

        Download Frequently Asked Questions for Fall Flag Football


        Season: November 2-January 23

        Download Frequently Asked Questions for Basketball

        Become a Youth Sports Sponsor.  Help support your local kids, have your name on the jersey and a banner on the field.  More information...

        Games and practices will be called due to weather 1 hour before scheduled game or practice.  Check web site for all cancellations.

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        Child Enrichment Programs

        Learning continues long after the school day ends.  Our enrichment classes offer your child an opportunity to experience karate, dance, and art.  

        • Karate:  Your child will learn traditional karate, skill development, leadership, flexibility, mental and self-control during this 12 week course.  Each class will introduce new skills and ideas while building on what they have already learned.  Classes being Friday, February 6.   Register online or mail check to Carolina Karate.

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        Parents' Night Out

        The next Parents' Night Out will be Friday, December 18 from 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM.  Registration will begin at 8AM on Monday December 7 and run through Sunday, December 13.  You can register via phone or at the branch.  All registration and cancellations must be made by the Wednesday before the scheduled Parents' Night Out.. 

        Adventure Guides

        The time a father spends with his children is important to the child's growth and to the father's happiness. The YMCA Adventure Guides program is designed to create memorable experiences to foster this relationship. 

        Program Guide: valuable info for making plans this fall

        Please see our current Program Guide for additional information - located here.

        Online Payments

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            Need help? Find instructions here.


            Shelley Bierwiler, Executive Director

            Cameron McDowell, Associate Executive Director

            Rebecca Barnes, Senior Membership/Marketing Director

            Lisa Elmore, Senior Wellness Director 

            Matt Green, Membership Director

            Brian Burgess, Property Manager

            Courtney Wininger, Aquatic Director

            Brandon Gilmore, Sports Director

            Lindsay Buckles, Development Specialist

            Nicky Darling, Wellness Specialist

            Rebecca Hamrick, Wellness Specialist

            Stephanie Barry, Group Exercise Director