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.

Fall Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Dates   Cost
27992 Adult Pickleball    18+   M - Th   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Aug 19 - Dec 30   Free
27993 Adult Pickleball    18+   M - Th   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Aug 19 - Dec 30   Free
27994 Adult Pickleball    18+   M - Th   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Aug 19 - Dec 30   Free
28096 Back to School Craft    5 - 12   Th   2:30 - 3:30PM   Sep 5   Free
28131 Senior Cribbage    18+   Th   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM   Sep 5 - Dec 26   Free
28138 Take Off Pounds Sensbly    18+   Th   9:15 - 10:45AM   Sep 5 - Dec 26   $5
28134 Tae Kwon Do-September    5 - Adult   F   4:30 - 5:30PM   Sep 6 - Sep 27   $50
28114 Board Game Club    7 - 17   M   2:30 - 4:30PM   Sep 9 - Dec 16   Free
27995 Adult Pickleball    18+   M - F   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Sep 16 - Dec 30   $2
27986 Gear Up for Hoops    8 - 12   W   6:00 - 7:00PM   Sep 18 - Oct 23   $10
28000 Ballet & Tap 1 & 2 (Ages 9-15)    9 - 15   Th   7:30 - 8:30PM   Sep 19 - Dec 19   $90
27996 Ballet & Creative Movement    3 - 4   M   5:30 - 6:15PM   Sep 23 - Dec 16   $90
27997 Ballet & Tap 1 & 2 (Ages 5-6)    5 - 6   M   6:30 - 7:15PM   Sep 23 - Dec 16   $90
27998 Ballet & Tap 1 & 2 (Ages 7-8)   7 - 8   M   7:30 - 8:15PM   Sep 23 - Dec 16   $90
27988 Messy Art for Tots    2 - 6   W   10:30 - 11:30AM   Oct 2 - Dec 18   Free
28081 Adult Men's Open Indoor Soccer    18+   W   7:00 - 8:55PM   Oct 2 - Dec 18   $2
28135 Tae Kwon Do-October    5 - Adult   F   4:30 - 5:30PM   Oct 4 - Oct 25   $50
28092 Adult Dodgeball League-Free Draft    18+   Th, Sa   7:00 - 3:00PM   Oct 24 - Dec 21   $20
28094 Adult Dodgeball League-Team sign up    18+   Th, Sa   7:00 - 3:00PM   Oct 24 - Dec 21   $120
27974 Halloween Party    1 - 12   F   6:00 - 8:00PM   Oct 25   Free
28140 Tot Time Halloween Celebration    1 - 5   W   10:30 AM - 12:30 PM   Oct 30   Free
28128 Halloween Craft    5 - 12   Th   2:30 - 3:30PM   Oct 31   Free
28136 Tae Kwon Do-November    5 - Adult   F   4:30 - 5:30PM   Nov 1 - Nov 22   $50
28119 Family Movie Fridays    All Ages   F   2:30 - 4:30PM   Nov 8 - Dec 20   Free
28097 Blacklight Dodgeball    5 - 17   F   12:30 - 6:00PM   Nov 15   Free
28139 Thanksgiving Craft    5 - 12   Tu   2:30 - 3:30PM   Nov 26   Free
28137 Tae Kwon Do-December    5 - Adult   F   4:30 - 5:30PM   Dec 6 - Dec 27   $50
28141 Tot Time Holiday Celebration    1 - 5   W   10:30 AM - 12:30 PM   Dec 18   Free
28117 Christmas Craft    5 - 12   Th   2:30 - 3:30PM   Dec 19   Free
28142 Winter Lock Out    All Ages   Tu   3:00 - 6:00PM   Dec 31   Free

Summer Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Start Date   End Date   Cost
26171 Art in the Evening    3yr - Adult   Tu   7pm - 8:30pm   Jun 11   Aug 27   Free
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
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.