All our kids have huge potential. And at the Y, they begin to develop lifelong healthy habits.

Whether it’s gaining confidence in a new sport or skill, or building positive relationships that encourage teamwork and sportsmanship, the cornerstone of our youth programming is providing a positive and dynamic learning environment.

Learn more about programs and activities for kids!

Adventure Guides

Child paddling in canoe.
YMCA Adventure Guides is for fathers (or other significant male adults in the children’s lives) and their children, ages 5–11. Program activities are attended together as a pair where the adult is the Guide, and the child is the Explorer. The core of the program is Circle and Expedition meetings and adventures. Adventure Guides is run through our Pleasant Hill branch - contact Aquatics and Family Director, Ben Panther to learn more!
Phone: (925) 887-4540