• Entering grades 1 – 6 in fall, 2019


YMCA Sports Camp - North Metro 


Kids of all skill levels and abilities can choose from a variety of sports to explore this summer in week-long YMCA Summer Sports Camps.

NEW for 2019! Summer Sports Camps will take place at seven super site locations throughout the metro, bringing together multiple Y locations to form our camps. This new structure will allow more play, team interaction and create new friendships.

For your convenience, we have also added more than 20 new bus stop locations that provide free transportation to and from our Sports Camp sites. Before and After Care is also available.

Friday Play Days

Friday Play Days give participants the opportunity to put their hard work and new skills into action by engaging in friendly competition at the end of each week.

Summer Sports Camp Fees

Member Participants: $200/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $225/week

One time, non-refundable deposit of $50 per week per child includes a program T-shirt and will be applied to the weekly fee. Weekly fee includes all field trip admissions and program supplies. Financial assistance available for all programs.

Program Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Before and After Care: $40/week
6:30 – 9 a.m. and 3 – 6 p.m.

For your convenience and peace of mind, our Before and After Care provides the participant with supervised activities prior to and following the end of the program day.

Sports Location

Mounds View Community Center
5394 Edgewood Drive
Mounds View, MN 55112

Before & After Care Locations

Andover YMCA
15200 Hanson Boulevard
Andover, MN 55304

Emma B. Howe YMCA
8950 Springbrook Drive
Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Mounds View Community Center
5394 Edgewood Drive
Mounds View, MN 55112

YMCA Sports Camp – North Metro Bus Stops

Please note: all bus times are available online 2 weeks prior.

For your camper’s safety… Authorized Pick Up individuals must be listed on the registration form and a photo ID is required at the time of pick up.

Bus Stops:

Andover YMCA
15200 Hanson Boulevard
Andover, MN 55304

Emma B. Howe YMCA
8950 Springbrook Drive
Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Oak Park Church
12050 Aberdeen St. NE
Blaine, MN 55449

Lino Lakes YMCA
7690 Village Drive
Lino Lakes, MN 55014

Valentine Hills Elementary
1770 W County Rd E2
Arden Hills, MN 55112

Lakes International Language Academy
19850 Fenway Ave N
Forest Lake, MN 55025



Weeks of June 10, July 15 and August 26

Kids will work through curriculum focused on ball-control, passing, trapping, shooting and defense. Participants have the option of bringing their own shin guards and cleats.


Weeks of June 17 and July 22

We will practice on a local golf course where young golfers will have an opportunity to improve their driving, chipping and putting. Bring your own golf clubs; but clubs are available if needed.


Weeks of July 8 and August 5

Kids learn about the sport of volleyball including rules, communication skills, serving, setting and passing.


Weeks of June 24, July 29 and August 12

Learn the fundamentals of tennis. Participants are encouraged to bring their own racquet. Tennis balls are  provided.

Baseball/ TBall/ Softball

Weeks of June 24 and July 29

Participants develop and improve skills: throwing, catching, pitching, hitting and running bases.

Field Trip: Twins game week of June 24

Track and Field

Weeks of June 10 and July 15

Kids learn the proper techniques of running, pacing, jumping and throwing.


Weeks of June 17, July 22 and August 19

Players will progress through the skills of basketball: dribbling, passing, shooting and defensive skills through drills.

Field Trip: Lynx game week of July 22

Flag Football

Weeks of July 8 and August 5

Kids get experience in playing every position while learning the offensive and defensive basics. These skills include but are not limited to catching, passing and pursuing the flag.