SOUTH SHORE YMCA

December School Vacation Programming

The SSYMCA has parents and guardians covered with our Staycation School Vacation Program! See below for details at the Emilson Branch, the Quincy Branch, and our South Shore Natural Science Center! 

Emilson:

  • Monday Dec 23-Tuesday Dec 31, 8:00am-6:00pm
    • Closing at 3pm on 12/24 and 12/31
    • No program Dec. 25 or Jan. 1
    • Your child will enjoy their December school vacation at the EMILSON YMCA in Hanover. Children will have the opportunity to participate in sports, swimming, arts and crafts, SkyTrail (ages 7+,) and make new friends. Please send your child with a bagged lunch and a bathing suit and towel if they would like to swim. An afternoon snack will be provided.
    • Cost: $60/day
    • Enrollment forms can be found here at ssymca.org. Grades K-6 accepted. Enrollment is first come, first serve and space is limited.

Quincy:

  • Monday Dec 23-Tuesday Dec 31, 8:00am-6:00pm
    • Closing at 3pm on 12/24 and 12/31
    • No program Dec. 25 or Jan. 1
    • Your child will enjoy their December school vacation at the Germantown Neighborhood Center or Bethel Church of the Nazarene sites. Children will have the opportunity to participate in sports, swimming, arts and crafts, and make new friends. Please send your child with a bagged lunch and a bathing suit and towel if they would like to swim. An afternoon snack will be provided.
    • Cost: Varies – please see form on ssymca.org for pricing details.
    • Enrollment forms can be found here at ssymca.org. Grades K-6 accepted. Enrollment is first come, first serve and space is limited.

South Shore Natural Science Center:

  • Monday Dec 23-Tuesday Dec 31 (No program Dec 25) 9:00am-2:30pm
  • Ocean Commotion: Explore the extraordinary world of the deep blue sea! Through hands-on exploration and discovery, become a marine biologist to uncover the incredible mysteries of the ocean. From sharks to shipwrecks, we’ll dive into amazing adventures, no scuba gear required!
  • $70/day members, $85/day non-members
  • To register, call (781) 659-2559

To learn more about Staycation programming at the Y, contact: