• Entering grades 1 – 6 in fall, 2019

Overview

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

White Bear Area YMCA
2100 Orchard Lane
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

Before & After Care Locations

Maplewood YMCA Community Center
2100 White Bear Avenue
Maplewood, MN 55109

St. Paul Eastside YMCA
875 Arcade Street
St. Paul MN 55106

St. Paul Midway YMCA Program Center
530 Wheeler Street N.
St. Paul, MN 55104

White Bear Area YMCA
2100 Orchard Lane
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

YMCA Sports Camp – Northeast 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:

St. Paul Eastside YMCA
875 Arcade Street
St. Paul, MN 55106

Pick Up: 8:45 a.m. | Drop Off: 3:35 p.m.*

*July 17 – Drop Off 3:35 PM

St. Paul Midway YMCA Program Center
530 Wheeler St. N.
St. Paul, MN 55104

Pick Up: 8:20 a.m. | Drop Off: 4:00 p.m.*

*July 17 – Drop Off 3:15 PM

Maplewood YMCA Community Center
2100 White Bear Ave.
Maplewood, MN 55109

Pick Up: 9:05 a.m. | Drop Off: 3:15 p.m.*

*July 17 – Drop Off 4:00 p.m.

Schedule

Soccer

Weeks of June 17, July 22 and August 5

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.

Golf

Weeks of June 24 and August 26

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.

Volleyball

Weeks of June 10 and July 29

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

Tennis

Weeks of July 8, 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 10 and July 15

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

Track and Field

Weeks of June 17, July 22 and August 12

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

Basketball

Weeks of June 24, July 15 and August 19

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

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.