At the Peninsula Family YMCA, we are committed to providing families with the opportunity to connect and grow. Our family programs offer a safe environment for kids to learn, grow, socialize and play. We offer special family events throughout the year. Join us for pumpkin carving, gingerbread house making, or come play with us at Healthy Kids Day! No matter what event, your family is sure to have a blast!
Gingerbread House Making
Saturday, December 8 (2-5PM)
Decorate your very own gingerbread house, enjoy hot cocoa, winter snacks, and quality family time. All materials for your gingerbread house will be provided, along with other craft supplies. Registration opens on November 1.
Family Watercolor Painting
Saturday, January 12 (2-5PM)
Explore painting techniques with water colors to create colorful designs. A parent/guardian must be present for the program. All materials will be provided. Registration opens on December 15.
Family Painting Night
Saturday, February 9 (2-5PM)
Make your very own Valentines inspired design on a canvas with acrylic paints. Basic arts and crafts supplies with be provided for the little ones. All materials will be provided. Registration opens on January 5.
Saturday, March 9 (2-5PM)
Create your own designs by weaving colored paper. A parent/guardian must be present for the program. All materials will be provided. Registration opens on February 9.
Easter Egg Decorating
Saturday, April 20 (2-5PM)
Dye a dozen Easter eggs just in time for your egg hunt! We will be using food coloring to mix and create the colors of our choice. Registration includes one dozen eggs to color. A parent/guardian must be present for the program. All materials will be provided. Registration opens on March 30.
Dream Catcher Making
Saturday, May 11 (2-5PM)
Let your good dreams come through with your very own handmade dreamcatcher! This fun program includes everything you need to create your own bright and colorful dreamcatcher. A parent/guardian must be present for the program. All materials will be provided. Registration opens on April 13.
Saturday, June 8 (2-5PM)
Paint flower pots and planters to create your very own spring garden pot. A parent/guardian must be present for the program.All materials will be provided. Registration opens on May 11.
Y Kids is our in-house childcare program open everyday for your convenience, and is offered for youth ages 8 weeks to 12 years old. YKids is complimentary to facility members while attending a YMCA class, program, or working out. Your child will benefit by caring, active supervision from trained staff. Age appropriate areas and an enclosed outdoor playground offer continuous activity for participants.
Please note that there is a 90 minute time limit.
Monday: 8am-1pm & 3:30-7:30pm
Tuesday/Thusday: 8am-12pm & 3:30-7:30pm
Wednesday/Friday: 8am-12:30pm & 3:30-7pm
Kids Day & Night Out
Make it a play date! Kids will have a blast playing games and doing fun activities in a safe environment. A great time - just for kids! This is a great opportunity for you to enjoy a few hours to yourself for running errands, relaxing, or having a quality date night. This program is for youth ages 8 weeks to 12 years old.
- December 19, 2018
- January 16, 2019
- February 20, 2019
- March 20, 2019
- April 17, 2019
- December 14, 2018
- January 11, 2019
- February 8, 2019
- March 8, 2019
- April 12, 2019
- December 22, 2018
- January 19, 2018
- February 16, 2019
- March 16, 2019
- April 20, 2019
Birthday Parties at the Y
Looking for a fun, stress-free birthday idea? Let us host your next party! Sit back and relax – We’ve got everything covered. We’ll decorate, supervise games and activities, and even clean up at the end! With a variety of party options, there’s something fun for everyone.
All Birthday Parties Include:
- 1 hour of structured activity with a Party Host
- 1 hour in our party room
- Balloons, table cloths, and food utensils
- Access to refrigerator for food storage
- Set-up and clean-up of your party
- Use of playground
- Saturdays & Sundays from 1:00-6:000pm
Dates fill up quickly! Be sure to request your date at least one month in advance. A 50% deposit will be required at the time of booking.
For more information, contact Inez Meneses at (650) 294-2651.