Frogtown Community Center
The new Frogtown Community Center is expected to open to the public mid-September 2019. The Frogtown Community Center is located at the site of the former Scheffer Recreation Center at 237 Thomas Ave.
Please visit the Scheffer Recreation Center Construction Project website for project updates.
Click the activity numbers to register for Scheffer Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 298-5820. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.
|27598||Rec Check||6 - 12||M - F||2:00 - 6:00PM||Sep 3 - Jun 9||Free|
|28396||Art in the Park||13 - 17||M||6:00 - 8:00PM||Sep 16 - Dec 16||Free|
|28401||TeenTopia Teen Room||13 - 17||M - F||4:00 - 9:00PM||Sep 16 - Dec 31||Free|
|28402||TeenTopia Teen Room||13 - 17||M - F||4:00 - 9:00PM||Sep 16 - Dec 31||Free|
|28404||Tot Time||0 - 5||Tu||10:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Sep 17 - Dec 17||Free|
|28405||Dodgeball||13 - 17||Tu||6:00 - 8:00PM||Sep 17 - Dec 17||Free|
|28397||Adult Badminton||18+||W||6:00 - 9:00PM||Sep 18 - Dec 18||Free|
|28399||Teen Open Gym||13 - 17||Th||4:00 - 9:00PM||Sep 19 - Dec 19||Free|
|28400||Welcome to the Table Cooking Class||13 - 17||Th||6:00 - 8:00PM||Sep 19 - Dec 19||Free|
|28403||Open Dance Studio||13 - 17||F||4:00 - 8:00PM||Sep 20 - Dec 20||Free|
|28398||Seniors Rock!||50+||F||10:00 AM - 2:00 PM||Sep 20 - Dec 20||Free|
|27647||Youth Internet & Radio Broadcast Training||12 - 16||Tu||4:30 - 6:00PM||Sep 24 - Nov 19||Free|
|27645||Archery for Youth||9 - 13||W||4:00 - 5:00PM||Oct 16 - Dec 18||Free|
|28451||Fall Blast||6 - 12||Th, F||1:00 - 4:00PM||Oct 17 - Oct 18||Free|
|27644||Takraw||9 - 18||M||6:00 - 7:30PM||Nov 4 - Dec 16||Free|
|28467||Winter Blast||6 - 12||M, Tu, Th, F||1:00 - 4:00PM||Dec 23 - Jan 3||Free|
Due to construction of the new Frogtown Community Center, summer activities are held at alternative locations.
|Activity#||Activity Name||Ages||Day||Time||Start Date||End Date||Cost|
|26629||Scheffer Rec Programming (Rivertown Commons, 175 Charles Ave)||6 - 12yr||Tu Th||1pm - 4pm||Jun 11||Aug 29||Free|
|W||6pm - 8pm|
|26372||Frogtown Youth Football Camp (West Minnehaha, 685 W. Minnehaha Ave)||8 - 14yr||Tu Th||6pm - 8pm||Jun 11||Jul 30||Free|
|26474||Frogtown Youth Radio Broadcasting Team (Twin Cities Radio Network, 501 Dale St)||10 - 13yr||Tu||4:30pm - 6pm||Jun 11||Aug 27||Free|
|26371||Archery for Youth (West Minnehaha, 685 W. Minnehaha Ave)||9 - 13yr||M - F||3:30pm - 5:30pm||Jun 17||Jun 21||Free|
|26470||Fishing -N- Grilling (Lake Gervais, 2420 Edgerton St)||9 - 16yr||Sa||9am - 12pm||Jun 22||Jun 22||Free|
|26370||First Tee Golf Camp (Highland Park Rec, 1200 Montreal Ave)||8 - 14yr||Tu Th||2pm - 3pm||Jul 16||Jul 25||Free|
|26496||Frogtown Youth Football Jamboree (West Minnehaha, 685 W. Minnehaha Ave)||9 - 14yr||Sa||11am - 4pm||Aug 17||Aug 17||Free|
(2) Softball Fields
Rentals & Reservations
- For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 298-5820.
- For terms and conditions, rental rates, and applications, see Recreation Center Rentals.
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.