Moore Community and Conference Center & DEFY Early Learning Center

Moore Community & Conference Center


The General Bryant E. Moore Community and Conference Center offers flexible and affordable child care through the YMCA Early Learning Center and a Senior Center with a full array of activities presented by Friends in Action. The Moore Community and Conference Center also offers groups, individuals and businesses rental spaces for their specific needs.

Early Learning Center

The Moore Community Center location of the DEFY Early Learning Center is a lively atmosphere with multiple generations coming together in one building. Intergenerational interactions are an important piece for the center and a strong collaboration with Friends In Action helps support this vision. Children also have the opportunity to explore the community with trips to the local park, library, YMCA pool and the ability to go on other adventures. The center offers the USDA food program which provides a nutritious  breakfast and lunch each day and is included with tuition. The staff provide engaging activities to create hands on experiences that support each child’s individual development. Children aged 4-5 are also offered Core Connections which is a mindfulness based program that weaves in the 4 core values of the YMCA into the curriculum. Learn more about the DEFY Early Learning Center.