Battle Creek Recreation Center

Battle Creek Recreation CenterBattle Creek Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, tot-times, family events, fitness center memberships, seasonal ice skating, athletics, S'more Fun childcare, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Battle Creek Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 501-6347. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.

Summer Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Start Date   End Date   Cost
26680 Lacrosse Camp    5 - 12yr   M - Th   1pm - 4pm   Jun 10   Jun 13   Free
26480 Youth Softball Clinic    8 - 10yr   M - Th   9am - 10:30am   Jun 10   Jun 13   $30
26171 Art in the Evening    3yr - Adult   Tu   7pm - 8:30pm   Jun 11   Aug 27   Free
26238 Parent's Night Out - June    4 - 13yr   W   6pm - 9pm   Jun 12   Jun 12   $10
26200 Insane Slime    4 - 9yr   W   1:30pm - 3:30pm   Jun 12   Jun 12   $28
26182 Cooking for Kids - Ages 5-8    5 - 8yr   Th   1pm - 2pm   Jun 13   Jun 27   $5
26137 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament    12 - 17yr   F   10am - 3pm   Jun 14   Jun 14   Free
26185 Get Active Camp    5 - 11yr   M - Th   9am - 4pm   Jun 17   Jun 20   $80
26688 Sanneh Soccer Camp - June    6 - 12yr   M - Th   9am - 11:30am   Jun 17   Jun 20   Free
26232 Nemo's World    2 - 6yr   W   9:30am - 10:30am   Jun 19   Jun 19   $13
26256 Teen Trip - Bunker Hills Water Park    11 - 17yr   F   12pm - 5pm   Jun 21   Jun 21   $15
26275 Video game Tournament - NBA 2K19    12 - 17yr   M   3pm - 6pm   Jun 24   Jun 24   Free
26208 Little Mess Makers Art Camp    3 - 6yr   M Tu   9:30am - 11:30am   Jun 24   Jun 25   Free
26187 How to Draw    5 - 12yr   W - F   1:30pm - 3:30pm   Jun 26   Jun 28   $70
26255 Superheroes to the Rescue Art Camp    3 - 6yr   M Tu   9:30am - 11:30am   Jul 8   Jul 9   $48
26224 Mess to the Max Art Camp    4 - 9yr   Th F   1:30pm - 3:30pm   Jul 11   Jul 12   $48
26183 Cooking for Kids - Ages 9-11    9 - 11yr   Th   1pm - 2pm   Jul 11   Jul 25   $5
26689 Sanneh Soccer Camp - July    6 - 12yr   M - Th   9am - 11:30am   Jul 15   Jul 18   Free
26257 Teen Trip - Wild Mountain Adv Park    11 - 17yr   F   11am - 5:30pm   Jul 19   Jul 19   $45
26212 Marvelously Messy Art Camp    4 - 9yr   Tu W   1:30pm - 3:30pm   Jul 23   Jul 24   $48
26225 Mini Sports Camp    4 - 6yr   Tu - Th   10am - 12pm   Jul 23   Jul 25   $10
26273 Video Game Tournament - Madden 2019    12 - 17yr   M   3pm - 6pm   Jul 29   Jul 29   Free
26240 Pinch, Slab, Coil Clay Camp    4 - 9yr   M Tu   9:30am - 11:30am   Jul 29   Jul 30   $48
26169 Art Academy    5 - 12yr   W - F   9:30am - 11:30am   Jul 31   Aug 2   $70
26184 Cooking for Kids - Ages 12-15    12 - 15yr   Th   1pm - 2pm   Aug 1   Aug 15   $5
26690 Sanneh Soccer Camp - August    6 - 12yr   M - Th   9am - 11:30am   Aug 5   Aug 8   Free
26687 Jr. Police Academy    8 - 12yr   M - Th   8:30am - 12:30pm   Aug 12   Aug 15   Free
26783 Summer Safety Fair    All Ages   W   5pm - 7pm   Aug 14   Aug 14   Free
26181 Family Movie Night: The Lego Movie    All Ages   F   6:30pm - 10:30pm   Aug 16   Aug 16   Free
26235 Old McDonald Had a Farm    2 - 6yr   W   9:30am - 10:30am   Aug 21   Aug 21   $13
26236 Parent's Night Out - August    4 - 13yr   W   6pm - 9pm   Aug 21   Aug 21   $10
26262 Teen Trip - Valleyfair    11 - 17yr   F   11am - 5:30pm   Aug 23   Aug 23   $45
26267 Video Game Tournament - FIFA Soccer 2019   12 - 17yr   M   3pm - 6pm   Aug 26   Aug 26   Free
26180 Back to School    3 - 6yr   W   9:30am - 11:30am   Aug 28   Aug 28   $28
26292 Take off Pounds Sensibly    18+   Th   9am - 10:45am   Jun 6   Jun 27   $5
26158 Adult Cornhole League - June    18+   Th   6pm - 8pm   Jun 6   Jun 27   $10
26293 Take off Pounds Sensibly    18+   Th   9am - 10:45am   Jul 11   Jul 25   $5
26148 Adult Cornhole League - August    18+   Th   6pm - 8pm   Aug 1   Aug 22   $10
26294 Take off Pounds Sensibly    18+   Th   9am - 10:45am   Aug 1   Aug 29   $5

Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure (PDF) Register Online for Activities

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Craft/Meeting Room (Small)
Fitness Center
Kitchen
Gym (Large)
Gym/Multipurpose Room (Small)
Meeting Room (can divide in two)
Warming Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Bike Rack
Baseball Field
(3) Basketball Half-Courts
Bocce Ball Court
Football Field
Hockey Rink
Horseshoe Pit
(2) Playgrounds
Skating Rink (General)
Sledding Hill (Steep Slope)
(2) Soccer Fields (Fall only)
(4) Softball Fields
(2) Tennis Courts

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 501-6347.
  • For terms and conditions, rental rates, and applications, see Recreation Center Rentals.

Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Rentals

Cross country skis and boots are available to rent for $12/child or $15/adult at Battle Creek Recreation Center. Ski trails are maintained by Ramsey County. A Minnesota State Ski Pass is required to ski on Battle Creek Regional Park trails for skiers age 16 and above.

Snowshoes are available to rent for $5/pair. Snowshoeing is not permitted on groomed ski tracks.

No-School Day Programs

Special programming may be available during no-school days such as MEA, winter break, spring break or other times throughout the school year.

S'more Fun

Learn more about Battle Creek Recreation Center's S'more Fun childcare program.

Free Summer Meals

Free summer meals are provided Monday through Friday to youth 18 years of age and under and persons over 19 who participate in a public or nonprofit private school program for persons with disabilities. Visit the Free Summer Meals webpage for more information.

Stay Connected

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Volunteer

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation offers many opportunities to make a difference in the lives of youth and adults who rely on recreation center programs and services, including helping out at community events, youth coaching, mentoring, and more. Learn more about our recreation center volunteer opportunities.