In YMCA Summer Programs, days are filled with adventure and discovery activities that outpace regular day care options. Summer Programs fit perfectly into a parent’s work day and allow the flexibility you need.

Summer Programs

From full weeks to a few days, our Summer Programs add enrichment to your child’s summer and balance to your family life.

Choose from Kindergarten or school age programs:

  • Summer Power Kindergarten — Fun and play to help prepare children for school
  • Summer Power — Fascinating adventures, quality childcare
  • Summer Uproar — High-spirited adventures and growth opportunities for youth
  • Leadership Training — A hands-on experience in leadership designed to teach participants the skills, attributes and strategies that are important traits of exemplary leaders and counselors.
  • Summer Youth Sports — Kids of all skill levels and abilities can choose from a variety of sports to explore this summer
  • Strong Kids — the Harold Mezile YMCA engages youth as leaders and nurtures special interests through activities
  • Strong Teens — the Harold Mezile YMCA helps youth experience leadership development through teambuilding, outdoor adventure, college and career exploration, summer employment and academic enrichment
  • Summer School Care — available at the Harold Mezile YMCA, designed to fit the unique schedules of youth attending year round schools and summer schools
  • Teen Center — at the Harold Mezile YMCA, for youth entering grades 9-12
  • Day Camp Kici Yapi — Traditional day camp is located on 80 acre site in Prior Lake. Free bussing available from Bloomington, Edina, Eden Prairie, Minneapolis, Prior Lake, Richfield and Shakopee. 
  • Day Camp Streefland - Traditional day camp is located on Lake Kingsley in Lakeville. Free bussing available from Apple Valley, Bloomington, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Lakeville, Minneapolis, Prior Lake, Rosemount and Savage.

View Summer Paperwork & Schedules.