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Matt Griffin YMCA Child Care

Get convenient, high quality Y care close to
home and keep your child active physically,
intellectually and socially the whole day.

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Matt Griffin YMCA Day Camps

Check out our summer camp offerings serving the communities of Burien, Des Moines, Kent, Normandy Park, SeaTac and Tukwila, Washington.

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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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.

Summer Camps

Active Minds, New Challenges & Fun Adventures

Our Summer Camps offer your child the opportunity to grow through exploring their outdoors, building self-confidence and independence, learning core values, developing life skills and being actively engaged.

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

Grades K-6

Hands-on, structured enrichment activities in art, science, storytelling and outdoor play fill each day.

Quest

Quest

Grades 5-8

Challenge yourself and learn to work in a group as you head out for day trips all over Puget Sound and beyond.

Academic Enrichment Camp at Matt Griffin

Academic Enrichment Camp

Grades 8 - 12

YMCA Academic Enrichment Camps brings together academic skill building with the fun & adventure of camp!

Lead

Lead

Grades 9 - 12

Prepare to challenge yourself this summer and learn leadership skills through extreme wilderness trips, local adventures and service learning activities.

Overnight Camp

Overnight Camp

Grades 1 - 12

Get the classic camping experience you’ll remember the rest of your life at Camp Orkila or Camp Colman. Enjoy boating, skateboarding, campfires and horseback riding.

Outdoor Adventure Programs

Outdoor Adventure Programs

Ages 10 - 18 years

Out there in the wild blue yonder, we work together to develop leadership skills that will help you succeed in life, whatever path you choose.

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.

Summer Mini Camps

Summer Mini Camps

Ages 3 - 8 years

This daily camp-like experience is flexible time-wise and easy on family budgets! Daily lunch included in fee.

Swimming Lessons

Swimming Lessons

Ages 3 months - adults

Learn to swim like a fish! Whether you’re a beginner or on your way to the Olympics, you’ll make a splash at our indoor pool.