Exeter Area YMCA

The YMCA is unique because membership and programs are open to all—regardless of race, gender, background or ability to pay. Your Y seeks to reflect the diversity of our community and to create an environment where all people feel welcome and valued.

Exeter Area YMCA offers a variety of health and wellness programming for youth, teens, adults, and families. Group exercise classes, open drop-in programming, and community-driven events are only a few benefits of membership at Exeter Area YMCA. There is something for everyone and finances should never be an obstacle for community access to programs. If you are interested, please fill out a financial assistance application. 

YMCA Camp Lincoln

YMCA Camp Lincoln, located in Kingston, NH, offers a traditional camp experience supported by enthusiastic and capable staff, incredible activity choices and a healthy environment. Here, campers learn to grow in mind, body and spirit to achieve self-confidence, learn new skills and build lasting friendships.

YMCA School Age Child Care

YMCA School Age Child Care offers safe, engaging and licensed before and after school programs in 15 convenient, southern New Hampshire locations—so families, like yours, have peace of mind while they work! In addition, when school is out for vacations, or in-service days, School Age Child Care offers day-long programming to assist your schedule. YMCA staff members create a welcoming environment where caring, honesty, responsibility, and respect are nurtured in each child; programs emphasize healthy activities and homework help is always available for children! Registration for the 2018-2019 school year is open!

Upcoming Events

Pressure Points

Date(s): Sep 28, 2018

Time(s): 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Kingston Open Water Swim 2018

Date(s): Sep 30, 2018

Time(s): 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: YMCA Camp Lincoln, 67 Ball Road, Kingston, NH

Falls Prevention Seminar

Date(s): Oct 02, 2018

Time(s): 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Babysitting Certification

Date(s): Oct 27, 2018

Time(s): 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

In The News

Exeter Area YMCA Wants to Awaken Summer Imagination at Annual Healthy Kids Day®

Apr 26, 2018

(26 April, 2018 Exeter, NH)—On Saturday, May 05, the Exeter Area YMCA is holding a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active at the annual YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families.

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Exeter Area YMCA becomes ‘home base’ for Military & First Responders

Apr 03, 2018

April 3, 2018 (Exeter, NH) – Exeter Area YMCA is honored to become “Home Base,” the dedicated meeting space for a very exciting project providing our nation’s active and retired service men and women, as well as first responders and their families, with access to The Military & First Responders Family Story Project,

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Alex Turek—Slam Dunk for Exeter

Mar 19, 2018

March 16, 2018 (Exeter, NH)—Brendan Power, Chairman of the Board of Southern District YMCA, is pleased to announce Alex Turek as Exeter’s newest teammate: CEO of Southern District YMCA, effective April 2, 2018.

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Southern District YMCA is a cause-driven organization that is for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.