Kids learn teamwork and build skills through YMCA youth sports.
Eight metro Early Childhood Learning Centers provide full-day, year-round daycare options for children ages six weeks to five years.
Three area Preschools prepare kids two to five years old for school with part-day readiness programs during the school year
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 held at Dakota County Spring Lake Park Reserve in Rosemount. Free busing available from Cottage Grove, Eagan, Hastings, Inver Grove Heights, Newport, Prescott (WI), Rosemount, St. Paul, St. Paul Park and West St. Paul.
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 763-220-1713 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 763-220-1713 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 763-220-1713 for hours and information.
Kids and teens ages five to 15 can participate in gym-only or gym/swim combo classes. Classes include gym games, teamwork skills and basic swimming techniques. These classes are only offered during select times throughout the year.
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.