Hancock Recreation Center

Hancock Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym,  tot time, family events, athletics, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Hancock Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 298-4393. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.


Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
19307 Archery Camp 8yr - 13yr W, TH, F 9am - 11am 9-Aug-17 11-Aug-17 $30.00
19378 Community Barbeque - August All F 3:30pm - 5:30pm 18-Aug-17 18-Aug-17 Free
19377 Community Barbeque - July All F 3:30pm - 5:30pm 14-Jul-17 14-Jul-17 Free
19376 Community Barbeque - June All F 3:30pm - 5:30pm 16-Jun-17 16-Jun-17 Free
19244 Discover the Outdoors: Cooking & Swimming 6yr - 13yr M, T, W, TH, F 8am - 5pm 12-Jun-17 16-Jun-17 $175.00
19380 Hamline-Midway's Got Talent All W 6:30am - 8pm 16-Aug-17 16-Aug-17 $3.00
19381 Hamline-Midway's Got Talent - Performer 5yr - Adult W 6:30am - 8am 16-Aug-17 16-Aug-17 Free
19371 National Night Out/Movie Night All T 7pm - 10pm 1-Aug-17 1-Aug-17 Free
15585 Open Mic Nights 13yr - 18yr Last TH of month 5:30pm - 7:30pm 29-June-17 31-Aug-17 Free
19446 Power Moves Hip Hop Dance Camp 14yr - 18yr M, T, W, TH, F 10:45 - 12:15am 24-Jul-17 28-Jul-17 $30.00
19445 Power Moves Hip Hop Dance Camp 7yr - 13yr M, T, W, TH 9am - 10:30am 24-Jul-17 28-Jul-17 $30.00
19373 Seniors Group 50yr + TH 1pm - 4pm  1-Jun-17 31-Aug-17 Free
12283 Soccer (Sanneh) 6yr - 12yr M, T, W, TH, F 1pm - 3:30pm 26-Jun-17 29-Jun-17 Free
14309 Summer Blast 6yr - 12yr M, T, W, TH 1pm - 4pm 19-Jun-17 17-Aug-17 Free
19372 Summer Open House All T 6pm - 8pm 13-Jun-17 13-Jun-17 Free
19375 Teen Gamer Night 13yr - 18yr 5pm - 7:45pm 7-June-17 30-Aug-17 Free
19379 The Magic Beyond - Elves and Fairies 6yr - 13yr W 4pm - 6pm 21-Jun-17 21-Jun-17 $15.00
19384 Wellness Weekend - June 10 1yr - Adult SA 10am - 12pm 10-Jun-17 10-Jun-17 Varies
19385 Wellness Weekend - June 24 1yr - Adult SA 10am - 12pm 24-Jun-17 24-Jun-17 Varies
19382 Wellness Weekend - May 13 1yr - Adult SA 10am - 12pm 13-May-17 13-May-17 Varies
19383 Wellness Weekend - May 27 1yr - Adult SA 10am - 12pm 27-May-17 27-May-17 Varies
15587 Writing Circle 13yr - 18yr T 4:30pm - 6pm 6-June-17 29-Aug-17 Free


Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
19080 Chicago 8-Count Stepping 18+ M 6:30pm-9pm 11-Nov-16 29-May-17 $5/session
19069 Akido Martial Art 7y - 13y Th 5:30pm - 6:45pm 8-Dec-16 12-Jan-17 $6/session
19089 Futbol for All 10y-11y Tu 5:30pm-8pm 29-Nov-16 20-June-17 $7/session
19090 Little Leapers 3y-5y Tu 4:45pm-5:30pm 10-Jan-17 14-Feb-17 $10
18159 Spring Blast 6y - 12y M, T, W, Th, F 1pm - 4pm 3-Apr-17 7-Apr-17 free
* Writing Circle 13y - 19y T 4pm - 6pm 10-Jan-17 13-June-17 free
16438 Winter Blast 6y - 12y T, W, Th, F 1pm - 4pm 27-Dec-16 30-Dec-16 free
19078 Yoga 18+ T 10am-11pm 10-Jan-17 21-Feb-17 $10/Session
19070 Youth Financial Literacy Program 6y - 12y Th 5pm-6pm 5-Jan-17 16-Feb-17 Free
* Open Dance Studio: The Art of Street Dance Teen Th 6pm-8pm Ongoing   Free
* Teen Game Night Teen W 6pm-8pm Ongoing   Free
* It's LIT: Tween Book Club 11y-13y Th 4:30pm-6:30pm Ongoing   Free
Details Rec Check Grades 1-5 M, T, W, Th, F 3pm-6pm SPPS School Days   Free
* Senior Group Seniors Th 1pm-4pm Ongoing   Free
* Open Mic All 3rd & 4th Weds of Month 5:30pm-8pm Ongoing   Free
19134 Bass Fishing Outing All Sa 8:30am-12pm 10-June-17 10-June-17 Free
7636 Spring Egg Hunt 5y - 12y Sa 11am-1pm 15-April-17 15-April-17 Free
19087 Family Fun Night All 3rd Tues of Month 5:30pm-7:30pm 20-Dec-16 21-Mar-17 Free

*Call (651) 298-4393 for details.

Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure (PDF)

Sports Registration


Indoor Amenities:
Craft Room
Gym (Medium)
Lounge Room
Multipurpose Room
Performing Arts Room
'The Canvas' Teen Center

Outdoor Amenities:
Basketball (Half Court)
Picnic Table
Soccer Field
(2) Softball Fields

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 298-4393
  • 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.

Stay Connected

We want to hear from you!

If you have any questions, programming ideas, or suggestions please contact Victor Mister at victor.mister@ci.stpaul.mn.us or -651-642-0650.