Oxford Community Center

Oxford Community CenterHome of Jimmy Lee Recreation Center & Great River Water Park

Located in the heart of the historic Rondo neighborhood of Saint Paul, the Oxford Community Center provides state-of-the-art recreational facilities for residents and visitors alike. The community center, reconstructed from the Oxford/Jimmy Lee Recreation Center built in the 1960s, is made up of the Jimmy Lee Recreation Center and Great River Water Park, a year-round aquatic facility.

Oxford Community Center/Jimmy Lee Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, family events, fitness center memberships, swimming lessons, youth and adult athletics, field rentals, rental space space for parties, meetings, and events, and much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Oxford Community Center/Jimmy Lee Recreation Center activities online, or call 651-642-0650. For all citywide programming, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Citywide Activity Brochure.

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
18950 Creative Movement I - 5 weeks 3y - 5y S 9:30am - 10:15am 28-Jan-17 25-Feb-17 $45
18944 Creative Movement I - 8 weeks 3y - 5y S 9:30am - 10:15am 18-Mar-17 6-May-17 $72
18948 Creative Movement II - 5 weeks 5y - 7y S 10:15am - 11am 28-Jan-17 25-Feb-17 $45
18949 Creative Movement II - 8 weeks 5y - 7y S 10:15am - 11am 18-Mar-17 6-May-17 $72
17531 Fitness Open House 18y - adult S 3pm - 6pm 7-Jan-17 7-Jan-17 free
7737 Frosty Fun - Art & Swimming 6y - 12y F 8am - 5pm 27-Jan-17 27-Jan-17 $25
18992 Make & Take Oils 18y - adult Th 6pm - 7pm 5-Jan-17 2-Mar-17 $25
18995 Make & Take Oils 18y - adult M 6pm - 7pm 17-Apr-17 19-Jun-17 $25
19222 MN Rangers Basketball Camp 9y - 14y Sa 11am - 2pm 18-Mar-17 18-Mar-17 Free
18942 Modern Dance 7y - 9y M 5pm - 6pm 23-Jan-17 6-Mar-17 $70
18945 Modern Dance 7y - 9y M 5pm - 6pm 20-Mar-17 8-May-17 $80
11412 No School Days - Spring 6y - 12y M, T, W, Th, F 8am - 5pm 3-Apr-17 7-Apr-17 $10
17600 No School Days - Winter 6y - 11y T,W,Th, F 8am - 5pm 27-Dec-16 30-Dec-16 $10
5755 Winter Outdoor Adventures 6y - 13y T,W,Th, F 8am - 5pm 27-Dec-16 30-Dec-16 $120
18848 Pokemon Movie Making 7y - 11y M, T 6pm - 8pm 13-Feb-17 14-Feb-17 $50
7028 Soul Line Dance 18y -  adult T 6:30pm - 8:30pm 10-Jan-17 4-Apr-17 $5
13696 Soul Line Dance 18y -  adult T 6:30pm - 8:30pm 11-Apr-17 23-May-17 $5
17575 Total Body Fitness 17y - adult T, W, Th, F T & Th 10:15am - 11:15am, W & F 4:30pm - 5:30pm 15-Nov-16 4-May-17 $3
18847 Wedo Robotic Engineering 6y - 11y S 9am - 12pm 15-Apr-17 22-Apr-17 $65
7740 Willy Wonka's Candy Crafts & Swimming 6y - 12y F 8am - 5pm 3-Mar-17 3-Mar-17 $25
6816 Yoga - Power 18y - adult W 5:15pm - 6:15pm 4-Jan-17 29-Mar-17 $70
6817 Yoga - Power 18y - adult W 5:15pm - 6:15pm 5-Apr-17 7-Jun-17 $65
13877 Yoga - Vinyasa 18y - adult W 9:30am - 10:30am 30-Nov-16 22-Feb-17 $80 or $10/drop-in
13878 Yoga - Vinyasa 18y - adult W 9:30am - 10:30am 1-Mar-17 31-May-17 $104 or $10/drop-in
17570 Yoga for the Body & Mind 17y - adult T, Th 9am - 10am 15-Nov-16 4-May-17 $3
6112 Zumba 18y - adult T 7pm - 8pm 3-Jan-17 11-Apr-17 $75
6735 Zumba 18y - adult T 7pm - 8pm 2-May-17 8-Aug-17 $75

Oxford Activity Brochure (PDF) Citywide Activity Brochure (PDF)

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities

  • Craft Room
  • Computer Lab
  • Dance Studio
  • Fitness Center
  • (4) Gymnasiums
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Teaching Kitchen
  • Walking Track
  • Great River Water Park

Outdoor Amenities

  • Baseball Field - Synthetic Turf
  • Football Field - Synthetic Turf
  • Lacrosse Field - Synthetic Turf
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • Soccer Field - Synthetic Turf
  • Softball Field - Synthetic Turf

Great River Water Park Amenities

  • 25-yard, eight-lane lap pool
  • Equipment for lap swim & water aerobics
  • Life jackets available to rent for free
  • Children's activity pool
  • One-meter diving board
  • Large water slides
  • Large floats (Snappy the Turtle and his log)
  • Men's, women's, and family locker rooms
  • Sauna
  • Concessions
  • Designated eating areas
  • Party room
  • Swimming lessons

Rentals and Reservations

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We want to hear from you!

If you have any questions, programming ideas, or suggestions please contact Patti Schwartz at Patti.Schwartz@ci.stpaul.mn.us or 651-298-5766.