The Y offers various program options during Winter Break for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade at locations across the Twin Cities.


School Release Days

When school is out, the Y is in. This program offers a variety of theme-based activities geared toward kids interests and grade levels to keep them engaged and entertained. School Release Day fun includes:

  • Field Trips
  • Swimming
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Cooking Projects
  • Games
  • Sports

PLAN AHEAD! Save $10 when you register your child by Monday the week prior to the School Release Day.

Find the location nearest you.

Winter Means Outdoor Fun

Create your own schedule. Come out to play during the day or stay in cozy heated cabins overnight. Action packed days filled with fun, friendship and the wonders of winter.

Day options:

Overnight options:

School’s Out Sports Camp

When school is out, kids will have a blast at these three-hour sports camps, including games and skill practice. Each three-hour session is $25 per child. Kids can attend two sessions per day. Camp times and locations vary.

New Hope:

Basketball

11/24: Grades 2 – 8, 9 AM
11/25: Grades 2 – 8, 9 AM

Soccer

12/22: Grades 2 – 5, 1 PM 
12/23: Grades 6 – 8, 9 AM

Southdale:

Basketball

12/27: Grades 1 – 6, 1 PM

Tennis

12/28: Grades K - 5, 1 PM

Tumbling

12/28: ages 4 – 10, 9 AM

St. Paul Eastside:

Soccer

12/27: Grades 1 – 3, 9 AM | Grades 4 – 9, 12 PM

Sports Training Basketball Skills Clinics

Athletes grades 2 – 8 have the opportunity to participate in coached drills and pick-up games to improve their basketball skills before, during or after basketball season.

Ridgedale

  • December 28
  • January 3
  • January 4