Frogtown Community Center

New Frogtown Community Center - Coming Fall 2019The 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.

Current Activities

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.

Fall Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Dates   Cost
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

Summer Activities

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

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Game Room
Gym (Small)
Kitchen
Meeting Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Basketball Court
Baseball Field
Football Field
Playground
(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

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