El Rio Vista Recreation Center
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.
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.
|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|
|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|
(2) Computer Labs
(2) Gyms (Large)
Meeting Room (Small)
Lounge Room (Small)
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 is a free afternoon program for youth who will be entering grades 1-6 in the fall.
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.
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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.