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University Family 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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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

Plan Now for an Awesome-Packed Summer!

There’s tons to learn, play and explore at YMCA Summer Camps. Kids grow, build skills and gain confidence in a safe, values-based environment. We offer camps serving Ballard, Green Lake, North Seattle, Sand Point and Wallingford.

Outdoor Day Camp

Outdoor Day Camp

Grades K - 5

Learn to respect and enjoy the great outdoors through fun, high-energy adventures.

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

Grades K - 5

Explore fun themes like Under the Sea and Medieval Madness through art, science, storytelling and field trips.

Specialty Camps

Specialty Camps

Grades K - 6

Spark a new interest with uniquely exciting learning experiences close to home.

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 5 - 7

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

Flying Horseshoe Ranch Camp

Flying Horseshoe Ranch Camp

Grades 4 - 6

Learn teamwork and horse care as campers enjoy homework riding, creek-side trail hikes, campfires and an adventure away from home.

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

Grades 6-12

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

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 5 - 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.

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.