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. 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.

 

Exeter Area YMCA

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.

School Vacation Camp Options

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.

Upcoming Events

Middle School Madness

Date(s): Feb 22, 2019

Time(s): 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Connect. Converse. Prevent.

Date(s): Feb 26, 2019

Time(s): 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

Senior Hour

Date(s): Mar 06, 2019 to Apr 24, 2019

Time(s): 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Community Room | Exeter Area YMCA

The 2nd Annual Children's Carnival

Date(s): Mar 09, 2019

Time(s): 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA

How Money Works

Date(s): Mar 19, 2019

Time(s): 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Location: Exeter Area YMCA Community Room

Our Community

Tackling Chronic Depression One Y Workout at a Time

Feb 01, 2019

A ray of sunshine comes through the door when Melanie Nessa Nelson comes in for a workout. She breezes past the front desk, but not without blowing air kisses to the staff as she heads upstairs to the track. 

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The Three Amigos: A Story of the Old Times and the New

Jan 10, 2019

The year is 1946. A gallon of gas costs 21 cents, milk 67 cents, eggs 59 cents and a loaf of white bread, a whopping ten whole cents. The Second World War has just ended, and instead of spiraling into the economic depression that followed WWI, the U.S is arguably thriving.

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Exeter Area YMCA Selected for Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program

Jan 07, 2019

(7 January, 2019 Exeter, NH)

We are elated to announce that the Exeter Area YMCA has been selected to be a part of the exciting and innovative Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program, which is specially designed to support local non-profits.

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Annual Campaign Week

2018 Annual Campaign Week

The Y is a cause: a charitable organization committed to the well-being of individuals and families from all backgrounds, income levels and walks of life.

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