General Information

Located at 28 East Village View Drive near the intersection of Central Entrance and Mesaba Avenue, the Harbor Highlands Community Center provides programming in the Harbor Highlands neighborhood. In addition to being the office location for the Duluth Area Family YMCA Community Services Branch, we offer a variety of programming including Open Hours, and periodic special events. The building is also available for rent for various events like baby showers, presentations, trainings, birthday parties, etc. The space rented includes a meeting room, gym, and a program room.

Click here for more information on the programs offered by the Duluth Area Family YMCA Community Services Branch.

Youth Programming

Program provides a safe and fun environment for youth and is open Monday through Friday from 3pm - 6pm, with snack served at 3:15pm and 4:45pm. This program features weekly field trips, with access to the Y at Essentia Wellness Center, and daily clubs such as cooking, sports, hiking, STEM with 4H, and CATCH. Through these field trips and clubs, youth will learn teamwork, creativity, responsibility, and healthy living.

Food Access

Super snacks are served Monday through Friday, at 3pm and 5:30pm or until all bags are gone.

Family meal kits are available every Thursday from 4pm to 5:30pm. Each meal kit will include two healthy recipes and all the ingredients needed for a family of 4 to make 2 complete meals!

CACFP Grab and Go Meals are served every Friday from 4pm to 5:30pm or until all bags are gone. 


If you are planning an event and would like to host it at the Harbor Highlands Community Center you may contact Jacob Sass at or 218-722-4745 X120 for additional information or to book your event.

  • Individuals who do not live in Harbor Highlands and wish to rent the space would pay $60 for the first 2 hours and $30 per additional hour.
  • Individuals who do live in Harbor Highlands and wish to rent the space would pay $30 for the first 2 hours and $15 per additional hour.

Special Events

Please refer to our Community Services branch page at to stay up to date on the latest news and events.

Checkout Our Community Programs

True North Americorps

True North Americorps

Engage in your community, invest in our youth, develop yourself: True North AmeriCorps members inspire children to reach their full potential. Serving Greater Duluth kids in school, after school, and over the summer, True North members provide powerful mentoring and engaging enrichment opportunities that build important skills for kids to succeed. Member benefits including high-quality professional development, monthly living stipend, education award, loan forbearance and more! For more information, please contact Alice Jacobson at or 218-722-4745 x 169.

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Youth-Outdoors Duluth

Youth Outdoors-Duluth

At Youth Outdoors-Duluth we strive to ensure that all youth have access to a progression of nature-based experiences through community wide coordination of resources and expertise. Our aim is to build capacity to embed a progression of free, diverse, youth-focused, nature-based opportunities in the core work of outdoor user groups, youth serving agencies, and other sectors city-wide. Through access to clothing, equipment, transportation, and programming we reduce the barriers to participation in nature-based activities. Check out Youth Outdoors-Duluth today! For more information, please contact or 218-722-4745 x107.

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Youth in Government

Youth in Government

Youth in Government is a youth run program where students from around the state of Minnesota come together to model government and national procedures. As well as learning about the government, they learn embody the Y's core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Locally, all students from the Duluth area in grades 7th-12th grade are invited to participate! For more information, please contact Mikayla Karels at or 218-722-4745 x151.

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Summer Food Program

Food Access Program

Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

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