Teacher Workdays & Holidays

The YMCA offers full-day programs on many teacher workdays and school holidays in Wake, Durham and Lee counties and Chapel Hill - Carrboro city school district. Kids in grades K - 8 come to the YMCA for a full day of playing games, swimming, arts & crafts, sports and other activities that keep them engaged and active.

Register in advance for a day of fun at the Y.


  • Assemblies, songs & skits
  • Indoor & outdoor games/sports
  • Swimming
  • Creative arts
  • Field trips


YMCA youth counselors receive 30 hours of staff training annually, and we maintain a 1:10 staff-to-child ratio. Our youth counselors are responsible, knowledgeable high school and college-aged students who enjoy working with children.