Program Options

Picture of a young girl and her rock climbing instructor, who is a young woman. Both are smiling and facing the camera.Many of our youth program offerings provide a variety of activities ranging from academic tutoring to field trips for students to enjoy.  Western Youth Programs is happy to work with your organization to customize activities during your group visit to Bellingham, WA.

Evening Tutoring

Led by certified ESL teachers or current Teaching English as a Second Language Students (TESOL), evening tutoring activities emphasize completing homework, participating in group work, conversation practice and recreation time.

Excursions and Field Trips

Many visiting groups explore the beauty and attractions of the Pacific Northwest through trips in and around Bellingham and Seattle.  Popular trips include:


  • Mount Baker
  • Local Bellingham Parks
  • SPARKS Museum of Electrical Invention
  • Mindport Science and Art Museum
  • Old Settler’s Picnic (parade, fair)
  • Hovander Homestead Park
  • Birch Bay Waterslides


  • Future of Flight/Aviation Tour at Everett Boeing Flight Center
  • Seattle Space Needle
  • Seattle Pacific Science Center
  • Seattle Aquarium
  • Pike Place Market and First Starbucks
  • Seattle Mariners Game
  • Seattle Woodland Park Zoo

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