Summer Programs

Summer 2020 Program Registration has closed due to capacity based on COVID-19 and restrictions from the MDH.

The Youth First Summer Program is open to youth entering grades 6-12 in the fall 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 weekly field trips.  Lunch and snacks are provided.  The program is FREE for all participants!


Youth First COVID-19 Summer Program Response Plan

June 1, 2020

At Youth First, we remain open for business to serve our participants. In response to the increasing worldwide number of COVID-19 cases, we take seriously the health and safety of our participants, our employees, their families, and our communities, while maintaining a high level of customer service. Please review our procedures for more information on the precautions we are taking to ensure safety of all. 

COVID-19 Information


Tuesdays-Thursdays June 16-August 20, 2019 
10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Program Overview

Programming will be held Tuesday - Thursday over 10 weeks of the summer. All Youth First programming is free and available to youth entering grades 6-12 in the fall.
Program Hours: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Program Location: Ramsey Center
Bus Transportation Available. See route for details

Field Trips

Summer 2020 we will not be going on any field trips due to safety concerns related to COVID-19

Bus Route & Schedule

The bus route will run daily for programming with a regular schedule. You can view the specific bus stops and times below.


Please be on time for the bus. We will not hold the bus for late arrivals.

138th Ave. Park  - Andover

Pick -up: 9:35 a.m.      Drop Off: 4:15 p.m.

Coon Rapids Middle School

Pick -up: 9:50 a.m.      Drop Off: 4:05 p.m.

Anoka Middle School

Pick -up: 10:05 a.m.      Drop Off: 3:50 p.m.

Greenway Terrace - Ramsey

Pick -up: 10:20 a.m.      Drop Off: 3:40 p.m.

Youth First Ramsey Center

Pick -up: 10:30 a.m.      Drop Off: 3:30 p.m.

(763) 421-8530

6701 US-10, Anoka, MN 55303, USA