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.
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.
Parents night out
Due to capacity restrictions per COVID guidance from government and health departments, Parents Night Out events are cancelled at this time. The health and safety of youth and families is our priority. Please check back as we will continue to provide updates on this page as circumstances change.
Workout Child Care
Kids Stuff is now available. Please see the information below for hours and guidelines.
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 that are members can participate in age-appropriate activities in a safe environment—free for members.
Due to COVID-19, reservations are required and can be made online up to 24 hours in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to your child’s visit. For more details on what to expect for your child in Kids Stuff, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions, under “Kids and Teens”.
Contact Member Services at 612-827-5401 for hours and information.
Special programming for teens in middle and high school is designed to help young people be healthy and active, build leadership skills and prepare for the future.
Unique seasonal fitness challenges, motivation programs and adventure races that keep kids physically active all year long.