Programs

About Parks & Recreation Programs

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation and its partner organizations offer many programs serving our vibrant community. Registration for many activities and programs can be done online. Browse some of our popular programs below, or visit our registration website  or activity brochure for additional programming offerings. 

Adaptive Recreation

View information on activities and programs specifically tailored for those with mental and physical disabilities.
Adaptive Recreation

Adult/Senior Recreation

Visit City Passport, join the Hiking Club, or take a tour of the countryside. This program provides it all.
Recreation for Adults

Athletics

Find an athletic league to join or discover one of the many athletic fields and facilities available for rental and use in Saint Paul.
Athletics

Community Education

View opportunities to learn with the community through Saint Paul Public Schools.
Community Education

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory

The Como Park Zoo & Conservatory offers a wide range of year-round programs for all ages. 

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory

Fee Assistance Program

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation is committed to making every one of its activities accessible to all, no matter the cost.
Fee Assistance

Fitness Center Memberships

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation offers low-cost fitness center memberships.
Fitness Center Memberships

Free Summer Meals Program

Providing tens of thousands of meals and snacks to students throughout the year, the Free Summer Meals Program continues to expand.
Free Summer Meals Program

Group Fitness Classes

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation offers low-cost group fitness classes for all ages at select recreation centers.
Group Fitness Classes

Rec Check

Find out more about the program that's providing young students with safe spaces to learn and play after school.
Rec Check

Roaming Rec

Bringing outdoor fun to your neighborhood. Children can participate in FREE arts & crafts and organized recreation activities. Snacks will be served at each session.
Roaming Rec

Right Track

Right Track provides summer jobs and internships for Saint Paul youth ages 14-21 who are from a low-income family or have a barrier to employment. 
Right Track

S'more Fun

See how your student can take advantage of a wide range of activities occurring out of the classroom.
S'more Fun

Saint Paul Urban Tennis

Thousands of Saint Paul youth serve up fun and excitement every year through this laid-back program.
Urban Tennis Program

Sprockets

Sprockets is a network of many different after-school and summer programs for youth in Saint Paul. It is a collaboration of community organizations, the City of Saint Paul, and Saint Paul Public Schools.
Sprockets

Summer Blast

Summer Blast is a free afternoon program for youth that will be entering grades 1-6 in the fall. Most locations are Monday-Thursday, 1pm-4pm. Activities include crafts, art, tennis, cooking, swimming, gym games, water fun, outdoor nature activities, outdoor play, fitness, kitchen science and more.
Summer Blast

Summer Camps

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation offers summer camps for youth of all ages at parks and recreation centers throughout the city.

Summer Camps

Teen Centers

Find information on Saint Paul Parks and Recreation teen centers, including Createch Studio, Rice Teen Zone, and The Canvas.
Teen Centers

Youth Commission

Youth Commissioners practice youth adult partnership with other Saint Paul youth, city officials, and community organizations to solve community issues and make Saint Paul the most livable city in America.

Youth Commission