Here at the Red Wing Family YMCA, we do our very best to provide a family friendly space. We love hosting family friendly events all year long. Those events include Parents Night Out, swimming pool activities, River City Ramble, and many more!
Join us next summer for this event! Dates will be released soon!
Here at the Red Wing Family YMCA, we are proud to participate in this program. We provide summer meals at NO cost. Meals are available to all kids age 18 and younger. To Eat, Just Show Up! Adult meal tickets are available at the United Way.
Enjoy a few hours to yourself and give the kids a break! We will keep your kiddos busy all evening long while you get some quiet time or maybe even just a solo shopping trip or date night! Register for our upcoming Parents Night Out dates beginning August 1! Next Parents Night Out dates are:
We offer a family friendly space to hold your next birthday party or event! Check out all we have to offer by clicking below!
Our Wellness Center includes cardiovascular and strength training machines, stretching areas, free weights and staff ready to help you get the most from your workout. So that families can have a safe workout at the Y, children must be between the ages of 12-15 need to attend a Youth Wellness Center Orientation prior to using the Wellness Center. We also offer Wellness Center Orientations for adults too!
Children must be 10 years of age or older to take a group fitness class-this is at the individual Instructors discretion. On occasion we will offer family fitness classes-stay tuned!
The River City Ramble is a part of Red Wing's River City Days! This family friendly event supports youth scholarships for the Red Wing Family YMCA, allowing children the opportunity to participate in healthy activities throughout the year. The Ramble includes a 5K Run/Walk and a Kids Fun Run! For more details-click below!
We offer many options for child care here at the Red Wing Family YMCA...so many in fact, it may be a challenge to tell all of our programming apart. From early childhood learning to sending them off to Camp Pepin, we truly hit every age here at the Red Wing Y.
Child Watch is a fantastic program to utilize while you work out! You are limited to three hours per day so take one class or two, the choice is yours! This program serves children 6 weeks-33 months in our Child Watch 1 room, and children 3 years to 8 years of age in our Child Watch 2 space. Monthly or daily passes are available and a parent/guardian must remain in the building in case of emergencies. Learn more about the program by clicking below!
Peach Tree is a fully licensed daycare that operates right on the main level of our Y. This program serves children 33 months to 5 years of age. Peach Tree has received the highest rating from the state of Minnesota through Parent Aware, receiving four stars. Spaces are limited so if you are in need of care or are anticipating needing care in the future, contact our Child Care Director to take a tour! Registration for this program opens January 1 for the upcoming school year.
Sunshine Corner is a unique preschool program designed to prepare students for their adventure into Kindergarten. This program can be utilized right along side of Peach Tree Childcare as well-so during their day, they can also participate in preschool! Sunshine Corner is located on the sunny corner of the Red Wing Y, students cook up pretend feasts in our small kitchen, paint pictures, and enjoy the sensory table. Spaces are limited in our preschool program-to learn more or to reserve a spot, contact our Child Care Director.
When school is out, the Y School Age Child Care Program is in! A variety of activities are geared toward individual interests to keep kids engaged. This program is available during the week for before and after school care-a school bus will drop them right out in front of the Y, so no more worrying whether or not they made it to their location safely!
This program is open for before school care from 6:00 AM to 8:45 AM and again for after school care from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
On non-school days, this program operates from 6:00 AM-6:00 PM.
Kids Power Club is for children entering Kindergarten through 5th grade. This program operates from 6:00 AM-6:00 PM Monday through Friday. The majority of our programming happens from 8:00 AM-4:00 PM. Kids Power Club will offer your child a feeling of connection as they build relationships with peers and staff. Our action packed days will keep your child busy with gym games, pool time, outside park fun, weekly field trips, STEM activities, climbing wall, and so much more!
YMCA Camp Pepin offers lots of great activities for your child to choose from. From paddling, sailing, rock climbing, high ropes and zip line adventures, soccer, arts and crafts, target sports, hiking and fishing, our Camp staff will be there to support your child's safety and growth. We also offer a family camp experience too so everyone can enjoy YMCA Camp Pepin!
YMCA Camp Pepin is an ACA accredited camp and safety is a big focus for our team, not only physical safety but emotional safety as well. We believe each child comes with their own unique personality and gifts, and we encourage kids to be brave and be themselves.
Learn about all of our camp options by clicking below!
We offer some cool ways to have fun in our heated lap and recreation pools for families! Throughout the year we offer a floating pumpkin patch, floating egg hunt and much more! All pool parties have a $20 family cap or are $5 per person. See what we have to offer this session below.