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.

Fall Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Dates   Cost
28254 Boxing Instruction-Beg-Sept.    13 - 17   Tu, Th   4:30 - 5:30PM   Sep 3 - Sep 26   $12
28251 Senior Group    50+   Tu   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Sep 3 - Dec 17   Free
27597 Rec Check    6 - 12   M - F   2:00 - 6:00PM   Sep 3 - Jun 9   Free
28253 Badminton Open - Adult    18+   W   6:00 - 9:00PM   Sep 4 - Dec 18   $3
28249 Mobile Jazz Project    12 - 18   M, W   4:00 - 7:00PM   Sep 4 - Dec 30   Free
28250 Volleyball Open Adult    18+   F   6:00 - 9:00PM   Sep 6 - Dec 27   $3
28014 Cooking:  Healthy Cultural Nutrition   8 - 13   Tu   6:00 - 7:30PM   Sep 17 - Nov 5   Free
28255 Boxing Instruction-Beginners - Oct.    13 - 17   Tu, Th   4:30 - 5:30PM   Oct 1 - Oct 31   $12
28125 American Red Cross Babysitting    11 - 15   Sa   10:30 AM - 5:00 PM   Oct 5   Free
28450 Fall Blast    6 - 12   Th, F   1:00 - 4:00PM   Oct 17 - Oct 18   Free
28256 Boxing Instruction-Beginners- Nov.    13 - 17   Tu, Th   4:30 - 5:30PM   Nov 5 - Nov 26   $12
28012 Multiplayer Minecraft: City Builder    6 - 11   Sa   10:30 AM - 1:30 PM   Nov 9   Free
28257 Boxing Instruction-Beginners -Dec.   13 - 17   Tu, Th   4:30 - 5:30PM   Dec 3 - Dec 26   $12
28011 Santa's Toy Shop by Kidcreate Studio   5 - 12   Sa   10:30 AM - 12:30 PM   Dec 7   Free
28466 Winter Blast    6 - 12   M, Tu, Th, F   1:00 - 4:00PM   Dec 23 - Jan 3   Free

Summer Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Start Date   End Date   Cost
26164 Twin Cities Mobile Jazz Project    12 - 18yr   M W   4pm - 7pm   Jun 3   Aug 28   Free
26157 Teen Open Gym    12 - 17yr   M - Th   3pm - 5:30pm   Jun 3   Aug 29   Free
26160 Tot Time    0 - 4yr   Th   10am - 12pm   Jun 6   Aug 29   Free
26665 Summer Blast    6 - 12yr   M - Th   1pm - 4pm   Jun 17   Aug 15   Free
26123 Cooking - Healthy Cultural Nutrition   8 - 13yr   Tu   4:30pm - 6pm   Jun 18   Aug 27   Free
26694 Sanneh Soccer Camp - August    6 - 12yr   M - Th   1pm - 3:30pm   Aug 5   Aug 8   Free
26119 Boxing Instruction-Beginners - August   13 - 17yr   Tu Th   4:30pm - 5:30pm   Aug 6   Aug 29   $12
26134 American Red Cross and Babysitting    11 - 15yr   Th   9am - 3:30pm   Aug 8   Aug 8   Free
26152 Senior Group    50+   Tu   9am - 12pm   Jun 4   Aug 27   Free
26114 Adult Badminton Open   18+   W   5:30pm - 8pm   Jun 5   Aug 28   $3

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

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

Outdoor Amenities (Gilbert de la O Fields):
Baseball Field (MLB All-Star Park)
Football Field (Artificial Turf)
Soccer Field (Artificial Turf)
(2) Softball Fields (Artificial Turf)

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.

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.

Stay Connected

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.