Non-School Days

Making a Difference One Child at a Time

At Youth First, we strive to empower the lives of youth in the community through our variety of programs. Our school release days are designed to provide young people with the tools they need to be great leaders tomorrow. Through positive program options, youth are able to explore new opportunities under the guidance of our staff.

Program Overview

*2020/2021 School Year -

Field trips are on hold until further notice

The Youth First Release Day Program is open to youth in grades 6-12 from Andover, Anoka, Coon Rapids and Ramsey.  


We provide a safe place for kids to hang out with friends, play games, and participate in activities and field trips. Lunch and snacks are provided.  The program is FREE for all participants! 

Program Hours: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Program Location: Ramsey Center 6701 Highway 10 NW, Ramsey

Bus Transportation Available. See route for details


October 15, 16

December 7, 14

February 15

March 15, 16, 17, 22, 29

Bus Route & Schedule

Coon Rapids Middle School                 10:00 a.m. / 4:00 p.m.
Anoka Middle School - Fred Moore     10:15 a.m. / 3:45 p.m.

Field Trips

Field trips for 2020/2021 are on hold until further notice


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