The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

For Youth Development ®
For Healthy Living
For Social Responsibility

Youth Programs

Chess Club

The White Rock YMCA is offering chess for school-aged children in kindergarten through sixth grade.  Students will begin learning basic movements and objectives of the game while developing their own tactics and mental strategies of the game.  This course teaches students how to play chess and will also emphasize integrity, respect, patience, responsibility, creativity and strengthen mental capabilities.  For more information, please email Cassie McKee at

Session Dates: January 7 - February 14; February 18 - April 4; April 8 - May 16; May 20 - June 27

Member: $40                            
Activity Member: $60
Times: Sundays 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  Wednesdays 5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

Tai Chi for Kids

Tai Chi for Kids is held on Tuesdays.  It's free for members and does not require preregistration. Times and ages are as follows:

  • Kids ages 3 1/2 - 7; 6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Kids ages 8-14; 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

+ Financial Assistance