Kids learn teamwork and build skills through YMCA youth sports.
Our partnerships with local school districts offer before- and after-school care and school-release day options for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade at dozens of locations across the Twin Cities.
For the summer, children in preschool through eighth grade can enjoy a variety of enrichment programs.
Traditional day camp is located on Lake Kingsley in Lakeville. Free busing from Apple Valley, Bloomington, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Lakeville, Minneapolis, Prior Lake, Rosemount and Savage.
Arts and humanities classes
Encourage expression in creativity with enrichment classes for kids. These classes are only offered during select times throughout the year. Contact Member Services at 952-314-1658 for more info.
We have everything you need for a hassle-free birthday party at the Y. Choose from two- and three-hour options that include fun and age-appropriate activities for kids.
Enjoy an evening out and we’ll take care of your children with engaging activities at the Y. Contact Member Services at 952-314-1658 for fees and upcoming dates. Early bird registration is due one week before the event. Download waiver form.
Workout Child Care
When you come to work out at the Y, consider bringing your children along for the fun that awaits them at Kids Stuff, the Y’s child care program. Children ages six weeks to 10 years can participate in age-appropriate activities in a safe environment—free for members. Reservations aren’t required, and your child can enjoy Kids Stuff for up to two hours a day while you are in the building.
Contact Member Services at 952-314-1658 for hours and information.
The Youth Room is a staff-supervised environment that encourages healthy development for teens through guidance and support to help young people figure out who they want to be and what they can achieve.
- School year hours: 4-8pm Monday through Friday, 9am to 2pm Saturday and 12-6pm Sunday
- Summer hours: 9am to 1pm and 4-8pm Monday through Saturday, 12-6pm Sunday
Kids in grades 7-12 can meet new people, make lasting friendships and have powerful conversations on important issues with programs like Model Assembly and Model United Nations.