Spring 2021 | YMCA of Honolulu | Honolulu, Hawai‘i | www.ymcahonolulu.org

Atherton Branch

Middle and High School

Spring 2021

Don't let distance learning and physical distancing get you down!  If you're looking for ways to serve the community, connect with others, learn a few things outside of school, and discover your talents.. WE GOT YOU!

Follow us on Instagram @AthertonYMCA.  In our bio you'll see our Linktree page which always has our up to date list of events you can RSVP for, or see below.  All activities and events are free and open to the public.

**If you are interested in setting up a series of workshops specifically for your school or group please contact us at teenprograms@ymcahonolulu.org.  A calendar of workshops open to the public will be made available and shared here soon.  If there is a workshop topic that you would like to learn more about and your community would benefit from, let us know.

All students and volunteers are expected to follow the YMCA's Virtual Code of Conduct.

Social Events

Fridays (Rotation of Games)
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This month we will be offering weekly game nights that will continue through February! This time around, we will be expanding the variety of games we play, with trivia, pictionary. like Jackbox games, League of Legends, Mario Kart, Among Us, and so much more. Be sure to RSVP to our Zoom meeting so you can laugh and enjoy some quarantine stress relief with the Y. All you need is a phone that you to download free apps and a computer for Zoom.

Wednesday, March 31 - 4:30pm-5:30pm
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Let's make ICE CREAM! Instant ice cream in minutes, you won't want to miss this! After you register we'll share what ingredients you will need. You probably have everything already!

WHAT'S THE TEA?

Facilitated by UH Manoa Mentors, our goal is to empower all students and give them an open, safe place to talk about themselves and share their opinions. The virtual environment will be fun, interesting, and friendly. We'll have games, activities, and random conversation.  Come hang out and just be a teen!

You don't have to attend every day and they are not related.  You can register and pop in as your schedule allows, but we'd love to see you at all!

Mondays (Feb 8 to May 3), 4:30pm-5:30pm 
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WORKSHOPS: BEYOND HIGH SCHOOL

The thought of life after high school can be exciting, but also daunting - but it doesn't need to be. If you plan ahead and do simple things to stay on track, you'll continue to be an amazing success. Our Tuesday workshops provide high school students the opportunity to plan and receive coaching from current college students. Hear first hand experiences and learn how life after high school can be a breeze, and what to look out for. Here are the upcoming workshops:

The main sections of these presentations will be recorded and shared on our website.  For privacy, you may leave your camera off and change your name.

All workshops are Tuesdays, 4:30pm-5:30pm  RSVP Here
  • March 23, Applying for College
  • March 30, Searching for a Job
  • April 6, What's a Credit Score
  • April 13, Resume Writing
  • April 20, Practicing Your Interview Skills
  • April 27, Vision Board Making

LANGUAGE LESSONS (All Ages):

Whether you want to practice your Japanese language skills, refresh yourself of what you learned in the past, or have never taken a Japanese course ever, join us for some learning and fun. Our Atherton College volunteers will guide you through basic words, phrases, and sentences to help you navigate basic conversations. Sessions are open to learners of ALL ages. Everyone will be encouraged to practice together and have fun!

Note facilitators are volunteers with a passion and interest for Japanese language and agreed to offer free workshops for the community.  The main sections of these presentations will be recorded and shared on our website.  For privacy, you may leave your camera off and change your name.