About The Windward YMCA
The Windward YMCA is the only branch in the world with a Historical Hawaiian Heiau in its back yard. This is why Members & The Community feel the "Aloha Spirit" alive and well here at the Windward YMCA. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff are one of the many reasons you will want to join us and experience the many amenities at the Windward YMCA, like a heated-salt water pool, the more than 80 classes weekly or even the serenity of our Heiau and it's abundant natural beauty that will draw you back for more. "Hele Mai!" See for yourself!
For Youth Development
During the school year, our Windward YMCA operates the Department of Education's A+ After School programs at 10 DOE Windward District Elementary Schools. During School Year 2015-2016 & 2016-2017 we were voted "Principals Choice" For After School Child Care.
To add to the excitement, when school is out, the "Y" is in! We offer Fall, Winter And Spring Intersession Programs and during the Summer is our Famous "Summer Day Camp programs.
For Healthy Living
Our well equipped updated in winter 2016, the Healthy Living Fitness Center is not only efficient, it is EFFECTIVE with over 40 pieces of equipment to help you reach all of your fitness goals, we also sport over 80 Group Fitness Classes from Arthritis Tai Chi to Zumba, you are sure to find a class that will suit your fitness needs. To view our current group exercise schedule, click on "View Schedules" above and then "Windward YMCA".
Aquatics, Swim Lessons & Swim Team
Our heated salt water pool is perfect for lap swimming, swim lessons, water exercise classes and Mermaids! Yes! Mermaids or "Synchronized Swimming" - Every Sunday from 2:30p to 4:30p, led under the direction of Swim Coach - Alice Roberts.
We offer Swim lessons 7 days a week! Please view class options by clicking "register online". If you are unsure of what level to sign up for, please contact the YMCA to schedule a swim assessment. For any questions regarding our Learn to Swim Program, Swim Team, or Private Lessons, please call our Aquatics Department at 262-1488.
Keiki (Child) Watch
The Windward YMCA offers Keiki Watch for members who need to have their keiki cared for while utilizing the facility. Keiki Watch is only available by reservation and can only be booked 1 week in advanced.
For Social Responsibility
Togetherhood - Activating People for Good
The Y’s Togetherhood program connects people from all backgrounds to plan and carry out volunteer projects that address a real need in their community.
Our Togetherhood Project is right in our very own back yard. The Ulupo Heiau Our most recent work day activated over 80 volunteers to the Heiau and lower Kalo or Lo'i patches where we cleaned the ‘auwai, pulled invasive weeds, removed rocks, harvested kalo and cleaned up the area. All together with our YMCA Members, Community Members and Program Participants.