Children have lots of fun during summer months at the Y.

Mathews Family YMCA

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10746 Buckley Hall Rd.
P.O. Box 1536
Mathews, VA 23109 Get Directions

Phone : 804 725 1488
Fax : 804 725 1490

Facility Hours

Mon Thur: 5:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fri: 5:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sat: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sun: Closed

The Mathews Family YMCA provides a warm, friendly, comfortable environment where our members and guests are welcome. Serving the community since 2002, our programs are designed to engage youth, families, and adults in promoting and encouraging growth and well being of spirit, mind and body.


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What's Happening at the Y

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Imagine a summer full of creativity, and adventure! Picture all of the life-long memories that will be made from the exciting activities, like field trips and games! Enjoy your summer knowing that your camper is in a safe, enriching, and positive environment. Here at the Y, we believe that summer camp should an experience for your child to grow in spirit, mind, and body!


Ages: Rising Kindergartners to Rising 6th graders
4 years 9 months-12 years old

Camp hours: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location: Mathews Baptist Church

Cost: $86 members / $116 nonmembers

Financial assistance is available for all camps!

Register at the Mathews Y.

2018 Weekly Summer Camp Session Dates

  • Week One: June 11-June 15
  • Week Two: June 18-June 22
  • Week Three: June 25-June 29
  • Week Four: July 2-July 6 (Closed July 4th)
  • Week Five: July 9-July 13
  • Week Six: July 16-July 20
  • Week Seven: July 23-July 27
  • Week Eight: July 30-August 3
  • Week Nine: August 6-August 10
  • Week Ten: August 13–August 17
  • Week Eleven: August 20-August 24


Members January 25

Everyone February 1

Registration is held at the Mathews Family YMCA, 10746 Buckley Hall Road

What to bring:

  1. A printable Summer Camp Application is available here
  2. An original birth certificate, immunization record, and physical for each camper must accompany your application to register
  3. $40 non-refundable registration fee per child due at time of registration

Due to licensing restrictions, incomplete registrations cannot be processed.

Summer Camp Parent Handbook.

Three children sit together dressed in their YMCA soccer uniform. the young boy in the middle holds a soccer ball in his lap

Fall Soccer

The YMCA Spring Soccer program gives everyone the opportunity to play and learn through athletic endeavors that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.
Date: Games are Sept 15th – November 3rd
Ages: 3-15

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The YMCA School-Age Before and After School program provides an environment where children can easily make friends, be part of a group, meet physical challenges, and know that they are liked, respected and appreciated.The YMCA School-Age program is available from the first day of school until the last day of school. Space is limited!

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Summer Swim Lessons

SIGN UP NOW FOR SUMMER SWIM LESSONS! We are offering four, 2-week sessions of swim lessons this summer! Classes fill up quickly so register now to reserve your spot. Classes begin June 11th!

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Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.