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Have Fun
Be You!

Matt Griffin YMCA Camps
For All-Day Adventure

Busy BRAINS
& ActiVE BODIES

Matt Griffin YMCA
Before and After-School Programs

Get high-quality Y care right at school and help your
child stay active physically, intellectually, and socially
the whole day.

Y Kids Play
& Excel
After the Bell

Matt Griffin YMCA
Afterschool & Enrichment Programs

Choose multi-week experiences like Spanish, sports, drama, karate and much more!

Kids Thrive
at the Matt
Griffin YMCA

Find fun programs and resources for kids of all ages in Burien, Des Moines, Kent, Normandy Park, SeaTac and Tukwila, Washington.
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Summer Camps

Super Cool Summer Fun

Y kids stay active and stretch in new ways at summer camp. Whether it’s learning a new skill or game, working on a project with new-found friends or just enjoying some undirected play time, camps provide room to grow and help kids build resilience and confidence.

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

Grades K - 6

Explore fun themes like Animal Detective and Strange Science through art, science, storytelling, and field trips.

Kids on Their Way

Kids on Their Way

Ages 4 - 6 years

Develop skills and experience opportunities that help prepare your camper for kindergarten. Y staff lead activities filled with fun and learning!

Sports Camps

Sports Camps

Grades 1 - 6

Whether you’re looking to up your play or learn a whole new sport, summer at the Y is a great time to get in the game.

Trek

Trek

Grades 4 - 6

Grab a new adventure each week as Y staff lead tween campers in activities like archery, rafting, or hitting the trails for a hike.

Lead

Lead

Grades 11 - 12

Transition from camper to camp leader and make the most of your summer with new friends and new responsibilities.

Overnight Camp

Overnight Camp

Grades 1 - 12

Head to Orcas Island or Puget Sound's Case Inlet to enjoy the classic summer camping adventure that you'll remember for a lifetime!

Outdoor Adventure Programs

Outdoor Adventure Programs

Ages 10 - 18 years

While exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest, we work together to develop leadership skills that will help you succeed in life, whatever path you choose.

Child Care

Providing Kids With A Strong Start

The values and skills children learn early in life are the vital building blocks for successful adulthood. At the Y, kids learn their ABC’s, learn to share, learn about teamwork and, most importantly, learn how to be themselves.

Before & Afterschool Care

Before & Afterschool Care

Ages 5 - 12 years

Get convenient, high quality Y care right at your school and keep your child active physically, intellectually and socially the whole day.

Afterschool & Enrichment Programs

Helping Kids Reach Their Fullest Potential

With Y Afterschool & Enrichment Programs, kids make the most of their after school time with active learning opportunities designed to engage and expand young minds.

Kids University

Kids University

Ages 3 - 12 years

Choose from a full spectrum of Y activities that build strong minds and bodies in one convenient location.

Swim, Sports & Play

Fun activities that build athletic, social and interpersonal skills

At the Y, kids play and develop new skills while learning sportsmanship and the value of staying active - important tools they'll carry with them the rest of their lives. The Y is a great resource for healthy family fun - rain or shine.

Swimming Lessons

Swimming Lessons

Ages 3 months - adults

From basics to advanced swimming skills, develop confidence and water safety awareness.

Youth Activities

Youth Activities

Ages 3 - 16 years

From martial arts and dance to gymnastics and teen leadership programs, Youth Activities at the Y offer kids a chance to develop physical and social skills guided by the caring leadership of Y staff.

Family & Social Activities

Family & Social Activities

Ages 3+

Family dinners, family camps, cooking classes, family gym time and Parents Night Out are just a few of the many Y programs that keep families active and playing together.