SOUTH SHORE YMCA

Open to SSYMCA Household Members each week, Family Prime Time is when we designate certain areas of the Y for families to spend quality time together with structured activities led by our highly-qualified staff, or open play in a safely monitored, family-centric environment.

Weekly Family Prime Time


Friday Family Fun Nights

Time

Fri: 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Location

Emilson YMCA

Details

Join us for themed Friday Family Fun Nights at the Emilson Y. Each week, our Tennis, Health & Well-being, Youth & Family, Aquatics, Fitness, Sports and Art Departments will host a variety of free, structured activities and games for families. Simply Dunn Café will provide dinner for families to enjoy together for a flat fee.

Arts-Focused Family Activities

Time

Sat: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Location

Laura’s Center for the Arts – Emilson YMCA

Details

Led by Arts & Education teaching artists, Family Prime Time at Laura’s Center for the Arts offers creative family fun with a variety of arts focused activities, including line dancing, visual art projects, sensory tables, musical instrument making theatre games and more! A nominal fee for art supplies may apply.

Gross Motor Activities & Active Play (Inclusion Program)

Time

Sat & Sun: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Location

South Shore YMCA Early Learning Center
1075 Washington St
Hanover, MA 02339

Details

Enjoy active family play in our KidZone specialized gross motor indoor play space. Activities include free play, family sports, obstacle courses, sing-alongs, tiny tennis, just dance, tumble time, gymnastics basics, family movies, bouncy house, sensory area, crafts and more!

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Family Gym Playgroup (Inclusion Program)

Time

Mon – Fri: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Location

Quincy YMCA

Details

Join other parents and children for structured play, fun and social time while building the 5 pillars that support a healthy family: (1) Eat Healthy, (2) Play Every Day, (3) Time Together, (4) Unplug and (5) Sleep Well. Parent or caregiver must be involved.

Open Family Gym – Basketball

Time

Mon – Wed: 7:00am – 7:00pm
Thurs – Fri: 7:00am – Close
Sat & Sun: Open – Close

Location

Briggs Family Field House – Quincy YMCA

Details

Our shoot-around basketball court is open for families to drop in and enjoy some hoops.

Open Family Turf – Football, Soccer, Free Play

Time

Mon, Tues & Thurs: Open – 7:00pm
Wed: Open – 5:00pm
Fri: Open – 5:00pm, 7:00pm – Close
Sat: 11:30am – 8:00pm
Sun: Open – Close

Location

Briggs Family Field House – Quincy YMCA

Details

A section of our enclosed turf field is reserved for families to enjoy free play and fun.

Friday Prime Time

Time

Field House
Fri: 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Pool
Fri: 6:30pm – 10:00pm

Location

Quincy YMCA

Details

A variety of family activities are hosted each Friday night at the South Shore YMCA. Enjoy meeting other families and trying new activities together!

Family Swim

Time

Fri: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location

Hale Family Aquatics Center – Quincy YMCA

Details

Splash, play and become stronger swimmers together during family swim.

Family Zumba

Time

Sat: 12:30pm

Location

Quincy YMCA

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