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Find fun programs and resources for kids of all ages.

After School Activities Unlock Kids Potential!

Parents trust the YMCA for healthy, active and engaging programs during out-of-school hours. Whether through sports, mentorship or academic support, the Y nurtures the potential of youth throughout the school year with inclusive, values-based programs for kids and teens including child care, summer camps, child care, swim lessons and youth sports. Find Your Y Camp

School Age Child Care

When school's out, you can trust the Y to provide an engaging experience for your child right at school. Y School Age Programs give your child the opportunity to get to know some of their classmates better as they engage in active play and collaborate on fun projects. In the process, they'll continue to develop the physical, educational, emotional and social skills that are essential for success.

After School & Enrichment 

Make the most of afterschool time with active learning opportunities designed to engage and expand young minds. Choose from a menu of multi-week experiences taught by caring, certified staff like sports, arts and other hands-on learning activities! Y programs have the flexibility you need - come once a week or every day. 

Click on the map to the right to discover the great list of programs offered at your local Y. 

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News & Highlights

Keeping summer's momentum going once school starts.

Summertime for our family is an opportunity for lots of activity and fun. Whether it's trips to the park, bike rides, or just staying at home and running through the sprinklers, keeping my kids active isn't too much of a challenge. Learn how to keep kids moving as they head back to school this fall.

Tips and tricks for stress-free and nutritious lunches

With all the hustle and bustle of a new school year, the last thing that parents need is added stress around meal preparation. The task of making school lunches each morning can be daunting and stressful. Here are a few tips and tricks to provide nutritious, stress-free lunches throughout the school year and throw in some extra creativity when you're feeling inspired or have a little spare time.

Frugal Family Fun

Summer's here, so let's have some fun! Enjoy some of the best that greater Seattle has to offer for your family - all at wallet-friendly prices. Again this year, the YMCA has picked the best options for your family to enjoy inexpensive family fun. Now get out and explore!