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Youth Programs

Summer Program

Summer Program

Ready for the Best Summer Ever?


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The YMCA of Honolulu's Summer Program enriches the summer months with a range of activities and plenty of time for friendships and adventure! It’s become an island tradition for keiki to come to our program to enjoy summer time fun with nature, games, excursion, and arts & crafts.

Are you a Y Family Member?

Did you know you can save up to $314 off summer programs with your membership? Save up to 20% on summer, intersession and after-school programs*, swim lessons and Camp Erdman summer and family camps.

Family Membership Pricing
Single Family Membership
(+$50 Joiner's Fee)
Family Membership$79/month
(+$50 Joiner's Fee)
All Family Memberships include all dependent children 18 years age or younger and children ages 19-26 that are full-time students (current student ID required) living at the same address.

*Family Membership Discount not applicable for Kalihi and Leeward Youth Programs.

2018 YMCA Summer Options

Details about our 2018 Summer Youth Programs will be coming soon! Get a YMCA Summer Family Membership and you'll save up to 20% off Summer Programs* and Camp!

Youth Programs (June 4 - August 3, 2018)

  • Summer Day Camp (Completed Grades K - 5)
    • Available at Kaimuki, Mililani, Nu'uanu, and Windward
    • 9 Weeks, 5 Weeks, 4 Weeks, Weekly, Daily, and Half-Day Options (Availability May Vary By Branch)
    • Program Hours vary by branch. Please contact a Y branch for hours.
  • Summer Time (Completed Grades K - 6)
    • Available at Kalihi and Leeward
    • 9 Weeks, 5 Weeks, 4 Weeks, and Weekly Options
  • Specialty Day Camps
    • Mililani YMCA Specialty Day Camps
      • Outdoor Camp (Completed Grades 3 - 6)
      • Off the Hook Camp (Completed Grades 3 - 6)
      • Adventures in Arts Camp (Completed Grades K - 6)
      • STEAM Camp with LEGO®… and More (Completed Grades K - 6)
      • Marine Science (Completed Grades K - 6)
      • Touring Oahu (Completed Grades K - 6)
    • Nu'uanu YMCA Specialty Day Camps (Completed Grades 3 – 8)
      • Youth Explorers - Ascend the Mountains
      • Youth Navigators - World of Water
      • Youth Survivors
      • Youth Chefs - A Taste of Mexico
      • Youth Explorers - The Big Ocean
      • Youth Time Travellers - “This is Sparta!”
      • Youth Survivors
      • Youth Artists
      • Youth Chefs - A Taste of Greece
      • Youth Explorers - Ascend the Mountains
  • After-Summer School Programs: Based on the start and end dates of each summer school program and dismissal times. Please inquire with your selected branch for specific rates.

Teen Programs

  • Club Mid Explorers
    • Kaimuki, Mililani, and Nu'uanu (Completed Grades 5 - 7)
    • Windward Completed Grades 6 - 7
    • 9 Weeks, 5 Weeks, 4 Weeks, and Weekly Options
    • Kalihi (Completed Grades 6 - 11)
    • Leeward (Completed Grades 7 - 11)
    • Kaimuki, Nu'uanu and Windward (Completed Grades 8 - 11)
    • 9 Weeks, 5 Weeks, and 4 Weeks Options
  • LIT: Leaders-In-Training (Completed Grades 8 - 11)
    • Available at Kaimuki, Kalihi, Leeward, Mililani, Nu'uanu, and Windward
    • 9 Week Program

Aquatics (For All Ages)

  • Swim Lessons
  • Swim Teams

Camp Erdman (Completed Grade 1 - 11)

Nestled between the Wai‘anae mountains and beaches of Mokule‘ia, campers enjoy fun, exciting and life changing experiences!

  • Traditional Resident Camp
    • Weekly Sessions from June 3 – August 10
  • Specialty Camps Upgrades
    • Choose from: Surf Camp, Horse Camp, Swim Camp, and English as a Second Language Camp
    • Weekly Sessions from June 3 – August 10
  • Teen Overnight Camps
    • Leadership-In-Training (LIT) - Completed Grade 9
      • Two-Week Camp Session: June 17 – 29 and July 22 – August 3
    • Camp Assistant (CA) - Completed Grades 10 or 11
      • Three-Week Camp Session: June 10 – June 29 and July 15 – August 3
  • Family Weekend Camps
    • 4th of July Family Camp (June 29 – July 1): Celebrate this all-American holiday with us with camp activities, a barbecue and a special family challenge! Activities includes swimming, archery, Alpine Tower, Keiki Club, hikes, games and delicious meals!

Registration Information

Registration Forms

Payment Plans

Contact your local branch to arrange payment plans at no additional cost

Financial Assistance

The YMCA believes its programs and services should be accessible to everyone. Through the generosity of donors, the YMCA is able to provide financial assistance to those families in need. Financial assistance will be awarded based on availability of funds. Download our Financial Assistance Application or pick one up at any YMCA branch. Please submit your forms by May 1.

Out of State/International Children

Proof of age is required for all out of state and international children being registered. A current Tuberculosis clearance by a licensed physician will be required at the time of registration. Download a clearance form below or inquire at the Y branch if further information is needed.

Branch Locations & Contacts

Kaimuki Y
Phone: 737-5544
Youth Contact:
Ashleeann Rowe
Teen Contact:
Jay Nishimura

Kalihi Y
Phone: 848-2494
Youth Contact:
Whitney Lau and Shyann Fermahin
Teen Contact:
Jamie Umanzor

Leeward Y
Phone: 671-6495
Youth/Teen Contact:
Krystal Kahawai

Mililani Y
Phone: 625-1040
Youth Contact:
Janet Ignacio
Teen Contact:
Bryan Murphy
Nu'uanu Y
Phone: 536-3556
Youth Contact:
Nadia Ibarra
Teen Contact:
Tiana Maruyama

Windward Y
Phone: 261-0808
Youth Contact:
Sunshine Kuhia Smith
Teen Contact:
David Lau

YMCA Camp H.R. Erdman
Phone: 637-4615

*Family Membership Discount not applicable for Kalihi Youth Programs.