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: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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


Summer Specialty Camps




Summer Specialty Camps all summer long!

The Y will provide your child with an enriching  experience that decreases summer learning loss, and delivers loads of entertainment in a safe, nurturing environment. Your child will have FUN! Register early; space is limited.

2016 Weekly Session Dates:

Session 1: June 20-June 24, Sports & Recreation

Session 2: June 27-July 1, F.A.M.E. (Finance and Money Experts)

Session 3: July 5-July 8, STEM Academy – Part 1

Session 4: July 11-July 15, STEM Academy – Part 2

Session 5: July 18-July 22, STEM Academy – Part 3

Session 6: July 25-July 29, Get Creative

Session 7: August 1-August 5, Star Search

Session 8: August 8 – August 12, Mission Impossible – Explorers Camp

Session 9: August 15-August 19, Sports and Recreation

Session 10: August 22-August 26, Life on the Water


Ages: 5-12 years

(Kindergarten eligible 4 year olds are also accepted)

Cost: $89/child/week

For a more detailed description of each specialty camp week contact the Mathews Y.

Financial assistance is available for all camps!

Registration at the Mathews Y.



Children play with a Y instructor and other children to advance their skills in a wide variety of sports. Every 2 weeks the focus changes to the basic skills of a different sport; T-ball, soccer, basketball, and football are emphasized. This program provides a foundation for growth and the opportunity to further the enjoyment of all sports.

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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 20th!

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Sailing Camp

If you can dream it, you can do it. Sail off into the Chesapeake Bay with the YMCA. Participants learn the following: sailing terminology, safe sailing practice.

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