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.

Part-day Preschool

Three area Preschools prepare kids two to five years old for school with part-day readiness programs during the school year.

Summer Programs

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

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 651-731-9507 for more info.

Safe Sitter Classes

Safe Sitter®, an up-to-date and well-rounded youth development program with a medical basis, teaches youth between the ages of 11 and 14 everything they need to know to keep themselves and the children in their care safe. The nationally-recognized, pediatrician-developed program includes child care techniques, basic first aid, rescue techniques (like choking infant and child rescue), babysitting as a business, and online and cellphone safety.

Where: Woodbury YMCA
Fee: $66 for members, $78 for non-members for Safe Sitter® (1-day with CPR) includes The Official Safe Sitter® Babysitter’s Handbook

For information on future class dates and times or to register please contact Tina Bottolfson at 651-259-9645.

Workout Child Care

Contact Family Engagement at 651-731-9507 for hours and information.

Kids Stuff Hours

  • Monday: 8:30am - 12:30pm & 4pm - 7:45pm
  • Tuesday: 8:30am - 12:30pm & 4pm - 7:45pm
  • Wednesday: 8:30am - 12:30pm & 4pm - 7:45pm
  • Thursday: 8:30am - 12:30pm & 4pm - 7:45pm
  • Fri: 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • Sat: 9am - 11:45am
  • Sun: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Homeschool P.E.

YMCA Homeschool Physical Education is designed to teach the importance of healthy living through sports and aquatics activities. From September to May, the program follows comprehensive curriculum that includes instruction in sports, gym games, fitness skills, and pool activities. YMCA Homeschool PE is a great place to meet new friends, create long lasting relationships and learn about the importance of healthy living.

Y Adventure Lab Adventure Racing

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