Kid & Teen Activities

Our programs for kids and teens promote wellness grounded in the Y’s core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility and equity.


Kids learn teamwork and build skills through YMCA youth sports.

School Age Care

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.

Arts, humanities and sports programs

Encourage fitness, expression and creativity with enrichment classes for kids.

Summer Programs

For the summer, children in preschool through eighth grade can enjoy a variety of enrichment programs.

Day Camp Heritage

Traditional day camp held across from Wargo Nature Center in Lino Lakes. Free bussing available from Arden Hills, Columbus, Lino Lakes, Maplewood, Mounds View, Roseville, White Bear Lake and the White Bear Area YMCA.

Y Adventure Lab Adventure Racing

Unique seasonal fitness challenges, motivation programs and adventure races that keep kids physically active all year long.

Workout Child Care

Contact Member Services for hours and more information.

Kids Stuff Hours

  • Monday: 9am - 12:30pm & 5pm - 8pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 12:30pm & 5pm - 8pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 12:30pm & 5pm - 8pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 12:30pm & 5pm - 8pm
  • Friday: 9am - 12:30pm
  • Sat: 9:30am - 12:10pm
  • Sun: Closed