Celebrate the Holidays with the Y!

Visit the following YMCA locations for holiday fun throughout the month of December:

Friday, December 1

Lino Lakes

Cookies with Santa from 5 – 8 PM

  • Cookies, bounce house, face painting, crafts and take a picture with Santa
  • Free and open to the public

    Saturday, December 2

    Burnsville

    Holiday Fun with Santa from 9 – 11 AM

    • Make crafts, enjoy snacks and games and meet Santa!
    • Free and open to the public

    Eagan

    Breakfast with Santa from 9 – 11 AM

    • Join Santa on his tour around the world and enjoy waffles, photos with Santa, crafts and fun! Breakfast will be served during four different time slots. Please contact the branch for additional information.
    • Free and open to the public
      *Presented and sponsored by the Urgency Room

    Sunday, December 3

    West St. Paul

    Breakfast with Santa from 8 AM – 12 PM

    • Games, prizes, crafts, pictures with Santa and an all you can eat pancake breakfast (breakfast costs $6/per adult and $3/per child)
    • Event is free and open to the public
      *Hosted by Kiwanis

    Friday, December 8

    Emma B. Howe

    Cookies with Santa from 6 – 7:30 PM

    • Decorate cookies and take a picture with Santa
    • Free and open to the public 

    Saturday, December 9

    Camp St. Croix

    Breakfast with Santa from 9 am – 12 pm

    • Pancake breakfast, wreath making, crafts and ornament making, visit with Santa and get your picture taken
    • Cost: $8/per adult and $6/per child

    River Valley

    Breakfast with Santa from 8 AM – 12 PM

    • Enjoy pancakes, sausage and fruit for breakfast with Santa, craft a Christmas ornament, write a letter to Santa, make reindeer food, take pictures with reindeer from the North Pole and visit the Usborne Book Fair 
    • Registration is required prior to attending: visit Member Services for more information or register now.

    Sunday, December 10

    Hudson

    Holiday Hoopla from 3 – 5 PM

    • Visit with Santa and his critters and make your own Gingerbread house
    • Free and open to the public

    Monday, December 11

    Ridgedale

    Cookies with Santa from 5:30 – 7 PM

    • Free and open to the public 

    Wednesday, December 13

    Camp Spring Lake

    Holiday Extravaganza from 5 – 7 PM

    • Visit with Santa at YMCA Camp Spring Lake, enjoy food and lots of holiday activities!
    • Registration is required: $10/per child, parents are free, $15 at the door

    Friday, December 15

    New Hope

    Pictures with Santa from 6 – 7:30 PM

    • Free and open to the public 

    Sunday, December 17

    White Bear

    Pancakes with Santa from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

    • Pictures with Santa, ornament decorating and a pancake breakfast
    • Free and open to the public

    Monday, December 18

    St. Paul Eastside

    Global Holiday Family Event from 5 – 7 PM

    • Enjoy healthy activities, cultural music, food, crafts and games from a variety of cultures!
    • Free and open to the public. Please bring a canned good or nonperishable item to donate to our local food shelf. 

    Contact YMCA branches for more information.