El Rio Vista Recreation Center

El Rio Vista El Rio Vista Recreation Center, also know as Wellstone Community Center, offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, family events, fitness center memberships, youth and adult athletics, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for El Rio Vista Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 789-3692 . For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.


Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
12532 Aztec Dance 1yr - adult TH 6:30pm - 8:30pm 18-May-17 10-Aug-17 free
14720 Babysitting Training 11yr - 15yr S 10:30am - 3:30pm 13-May-17 13-May-17 $60
14725 Babysitting Training 11yr - 15yr M 9:30am - 2:30pm 26-Jun-17 26-Jun-17 $60
14726 Babysitting Training 11yr - 15yr M 9:30am - 2:30pm 14-Aug-17 14-Aug-17 $60
19354 Boxing Instruction (Beginner) 13yr - 17yr T,TH 3:30pm - 4:30pm 13-Jun-17 31-Aug-17 $12
19355 Boxing Instruction (Beginner) 7yr - 12yr T,TH 4:30pm - 5:30pm 13-Jun-17 31-Aug-17 $12
19330 Glow-in-the-Dark Camp 4yr - 9yr M,T 1:30pm - 3:30pm 17-Jul-17 18-Jul-17 $50
15032 Infants, Child & Adult CPR-AED Certification 11yr - 17yr TH 5:30pm - 8:30pm 20-Jul-17 20-Jul-17 $45
19336 Java Minecraft Modding: Super Tool 8yr - 14yr M,T,W,TH 1pm - 4pm 10-Jul-17 13-Jul-17 $125
19578 Junior Police Academy 11yr - 14yr M,T,W,TH,F 9:30am - 3:30pm 14-Aug-17 18-Aug-17 free
15009 National Night Out  1yr - adult TU 4pm - 7pm 1-Aug-17 1-Aug-17 free
3543 River Camp 6yr - 12yr M,T,W,TH,F 8am - 5pm 24-Jul-17 28-Jul-17 $180
15033 Safe Kids 101 8yr - 11yr M 1pm - 4pm 12-Jun-17 12-Jun-17 $24
14308 Summer Blast 6yr - 12yr M,T,W,TH 1pm - 4pm 19-Jun-17 17-Aug-17 free
19356 Youth Soccer Camp (Sanneh)  5yr - 12yr M,T,W,TH 1pm - 3:30pm 12-Jun-17 15-Jun-17 free
4485 Youth Soccer Camp (Sanneh)   5yr - 12yr M,T,W,TH 6pm - 7:30pm 31-Jul-17 3-Aug-17 free


Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
6162 Aztec Dance 6y - adult W 6:30pm - 8:30pm 28-Dec-16 24-May-17 free
13527 Babysitting Training 11y - adult S 10:30am - 3:30pm 4-Feb-17 4-Feb-17 $60
13528 Babysitting Training 11y - adult S 10:30am - 3:30pm 22-Apr-17 22-Apr-17 $60
19023 Card and Flower Making for Mothers' Day 8y - 18y F 6pm - 7:30pm 5-May-17 5-May-17 free
19009 Computer - Pokemon Movie Making 6y - 11y Th 4:30pm - 6pm 23-Feb-17 9-Mar-17 $50
17558 Cooking - York's Kitchen 6y - 13y F 6:15pm - 8pm 6-Jan-17 10-Feb-17 free
19024 Crafts 8y - 14y F 6pm - 7:30pm 20-Jan-17 3-Mar-17 free
Drop In Fit Dad Project (Fitness for Men) 18+ Su 1pm - 2pm 12-Feb-17 21-May-17 $3
13539 Infant, Child & Adult CPR-AED Certification 11y - adult S 10:30am - 1:30pm 18-Feb-17 18-Feb-17 $45
13540 Infant, Child & Adult CPR-AED Certification 11y - adult Th 5:30pm - 8:30pm 9-Mar-17 9-Mar-17 $45
17552 Music Theory on Piano 11y - 18y M, W, F 4:30pm - 5:45pm 2-Jan-17 7-Jun-17 free
19012 Positively Pokemon Art 5y - 12y S 9:30am - 11:30am 11-Feb-17 11-Feb-17 $30
13152 Rec Check 6y - 12y M, T, W, Th, F 3pm - 6pm 29-Aug-16 25-May-17 free
17548 Safe Kids 101 7y - 14y S 10:30am - 1:30pm 25-Mar-17 25-Mar-17 $24
19022 Senior Activities 50y + T 9am - 12pm 3-Jan-17 30-May-17 free
18153 Spring Blast 6y - 11y M, T, W, Th, F 1pm - 4pm 3-Apr-17 7-Apr-17 free
16437 Winter Blast 6y - 12y T, W, Th, F 1pm - 4pm 27-Dec-16 30-Dec-16 free

Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure (PDF)

Sports Registration


Indoor Amenities:
(2) Computer Labs
Dance Studio
Fitness Center
(2) Gyms (Large)
Meeting Room (Small)
Lounge Room (Small)
Locker Rooms
Teaching Kitchen
Walking Track

Outdoor Amenities:
Baseball Field
Football Field
Soccer Field
(2) Softball Fields

Rentals & Reservations

For field reservations, please call (651) 789-3692 or see Recreation Center Rentals for more information.

For room rentals, please call 651-789-2542 or submit a room rental request form.

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.

Summer Blast

Summer Blast is a free afternoon program for youth who will be entering grades 1-6 in the fall.

Rec Check

Rec Check is a free after-school program for youth in grades 1–5.

Stay Connected

We want to hear from you!

If you have any questions, programming ideas, or suggestions please contact Dave Danielson at dave.danielson@ci.stpaul.mn.us or 651-789-3690.