Highland Park Community Center

Highland Park Community CenterHighland Park Community Center is closed at this time. Please visit stpaul.gov/parks-covid19 for more information.

The Highland Park Community Center is the new name for the partnership between the former Hillcrest Recreation Center and Highland Park Library, which have been recently renovated and expanded to include an additional 5,000 square feet of public space, a dedicated teen zone, new meeting and study rooms, increased natural daylight, expanded children’s area, public art by Amanda Lovelee and III-AD, express holds pickup on the first floor, more internet stations, additional parking, and an enhanced welcome area.

Highland Park Community Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gymtot-times, family events, fitness center memberships, youth and adult athleticsS'more Fun childcare, Highland Park Community Center Theatre, field rentals,  rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Highland Park Community Center activities online, or call (651) 695-3706. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.

Summer Activities

Summer Activity Brochure 

*SPRO = Activity for Saint Paul residents only

 

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Dates Cost
31632 Theater: HPCC Theatre Summer Musical  8 - Adult M - Th 5:30 - 8:30PM May 26 - Jul 22 $100
31047 Tot Time  0 - 5 Su 1 - 2:30PM May 31 - Sep 6 Free
31046 Pickleball  18+ M, F 8:45 - 11:45AM Jun 1 - Sep 4 $2
31050 Ind Music: Tues 3:30  5 - Adult Tu 3:30 - 4PM Jun 2 - Jul 14 $162
31051 Ind Music: Tues 4:00  5 - Adult Tu 4 - 4:30PM Jun 2 - Jul 14 $162
31052 Ind Music: Tues 4:30  5 - Adult Tu 4:30 - 5PM Jun 2 - Jul 14 $162
31048 Adult Card Games  18+ Tu 9AM - 12PM Jun 2 - Sep 1 Free
31049 Low Impact Total Body Fitness  18+ Tu, Th 11AM - 12PM Jun 2 - Sep 3 $5
31434 Skyhawks Super Tots Soccer - Ages 2-3  2 - 3 W 5 - 5:30PM Jun 3 - Jul 8 $65
31436 Skyhawks Super Tots Soccer - Ages 3-4  3 - 4 W 5:35 - 6:5PM Jun 3 - Jul 8 $65
31435 Skyhawks Super Tots Soccer - Ages 2-3  2 - 3 W 6:10 - 6:40PM Jun 3 - Jul 8 $65
31437 Skyhawks Super Tots Soccer - Ages 3-4  3 - 4 W 6:45 - 7:15PM Jun 3 - Jul 8 $65
31053 Ind Music: Wed 3:30  5 - Adult W 3:30 - 4PM Jun 3 - Jul 15 $162
31054 Ind Music: Wed 4:00  5 - Adult W 4 - 4:30PM Jun 3 - Jul 15 $162
31055 Ind Music: Wed 4:30  5 - Adult W 4:30 - 5PM Jun 3 - Jul 15 $162
31056 Ind Music: Thurs 3:30  5 - Adult Th 3:30 - 4PM Jun 4 - Jul 16 $162
31057 Ind Music: Thurs 4:00  5 - Adult Th 4 - 4:30PM Jun 4 - Jul 16 $162
31058 Ind Music: Thurs 4:30  5 - Adult Th 4:30 - 5PM Jun 4 - Jul 16 $162
31059 Adult Basketball  18+ Sa 10AM - 2PM Jun 6 - Sep 5 $2
31449 Skyhawks Track and Field Camp  6 - 12 M - F 9AM - 12PM Jun 15 - Jun 19 $119
31816 Gorgeous Garden Art Camp  5 - 12 M - F 1 - 3PM Jun 15 - Jun 19 $110
31677 Musical Theatre Intensive Camp  8 - 14 M - F 10AM - 3PM Jun 15 - Jun 26 $100
31444 Skyhawks Beginning Golf Camp  5 - 8 M - F 9AM - 12PM Jun 22 - Jun 26 $119
31123 Fishing and Swimming Camp  7 - 12 M - Th 8AM - 5PM Jun 29 - Jul 2 $174
31043 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 5 - 6PM Jun 29 - Aug 31 $63
31044 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 6:15 - 7:15PM Jun 29 - Aug 31 $63
31045 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 7:30 - 8:30PM Jun 29 - Aug 31 $63
31064 Soo Bahk Do - Family Registration  6 - Adult W 6 - 7PM Jul 1 - Sep 30 $180
31065 Soo Bahk Do - Youth  6 - 11 W 6 - 7PM Jul 1 - Sep 30 $105
31063 Soo Bahk Do - Adult  16 - Adult M 6 - 7:30PM Jul 1 - Sep 30 $180
      W 7 - 8PM    
31620 Music Together - Wed 9:30  0 - 5 W 9:30 - 10:15AM Jul 8 - Aug 19 $140
31621 Music Together - Thur 9:30  0 - 5 Th 10 - 10:45AM Jul 9 - Aug 20 $140
31528 American Red Cross Babysitting  11 - 18 F 10AM - 4PM Jul 10 $60
31675 Music Together - Fri 9:30  0 - 5 F 9:30 - 10:15AM Jul 10 - Aug 21 $140
31622 Music Together - Sat 10:15  0 - 5 Sa 10:15 - 11AM Jul 11 - Aug 22 $140
31508 Splash and Play Camp  7 - 12 M - F 8AM - 5PM Jul 13 - Jul 17 $174
31448 Skyhawks Basketball Camp  6 - 12 M - F 1 - 4PM Jul 13 - Jul 17 $119
31439 Skyhawks Mini Hawk Multi-Sport Camp  4 - 7 M - F 9AM - 12PM Jul 20 - Jul 24 $119
31817 Star Wars Art Camp  5 - 12 M - F 1 - 3PM Jul 20 - Jul 24 $110
31438 Skyhawks Volleyball Camp  7 - 12 M - F 1 - 4PM Jul 20 - Jul 24 $119
31440 Skyhawks Soccer Camp Ages 4-5  4 - 5 M - F 9:30 - 10:30AM Aug 3 - Aug 7 $65
31827 Skyhawks Soccer Camp Ages 4-5  4 - 5 M - F 10:45 - 11:45AM Aug 3 - Aug 7 $65
31124 On the Go Camp  7 - 12 M - F 8AM - 5PM Aug 10 - Aug 14 $210
31433 Skyhawks Cheerleading Camp  6 - 12 M - F 9AM - 12PM Aug 10 - Aug 14 $119
31447 Skyhawks Flag Football Camp  6 - 12 M - F 9AM - 12PM Aug 10 - Aug 14 $119
31818 All About Me Art Camp  5 - 12 M - F 1 - 3PM Aug 10 - Aug 14 $110
31609 Movie - Back to the Future  All Ages Th 7 - 10:45PM Aug 13 Free
31608 Movie - Finding Nemo  All Ages F 7 - 10:45PM Sep 4 Free
31616 Movie - ET  All Ages F 7 - 10:45PM Sep 25 Free

 

Winter/Spring Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Dates Cost
28990 Family Bingo Night  5 - Adult Tu 6:00 - 7:00PM Dec 3 Free
30107 Christmas Cookie Creations Workshop  5 - 12 Sa 11:00AM - 2:00PM Dec 14 $35
30181 Intro to Glass Blowing  21+ W 6:00 - 9:00PM Dec 18 $50
30304 Theatre: Hamlet  11 - 13 W - F 3:00 - 5:00PM Jan 2 - Jan 24 $100
30305 Theatre: Twelfth Night  14 - Adult M - Th 5:30 - 8:30PM Jan 2 - Jan 30 $100
30305 Theatre: Twelfth Night  14 - Adult Sa 12:00 - 3:00PM    
29008 Tot Time  0 - 5 Tu, Th 9:00 - 10:30AM Jan 2 - May 28 Free
        1:00 - 2:30PM    
29009 Teen Open Gym  7 - 18 M - F 2:00 - 5:15PM Jan 2 - May 29 Free
      Sa 3:15 - 5:15PM    
29003 Express Fitness: Tot Body Fitness  18+ W, F 12:00 - 1:00PM Jan 3 - May 29 $3
30121 Pickleball  18+ M, F 8:45 - 11:45AM Jan 3 - May 29 $2
30221 Adult Open Basketball  18+ Sa 12:15 - 3:00PM Jan 4 - May 30 $2
30423 Youth Open Volleyball 7 - 18 Su 2:45 - 4:45PM Jan 5 - May 24 Free
30303 Theatre: Julius Caesar  9 - 10 M - W 3:00 - 5:00PM Jan 6 - Jan 22 $100
28997 Baby and Me Yoga Session 1A  All Ages M 4:00 - 4:45PM Jan 6 - Feb 24 $72
28954 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 5:00 - 6:00PM Jan 6 - Feb 24 $56
28955 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 6:15 - 7:15PM Jan 6 - Feb 24 $56
28956 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 7:30 - 8:30PM Jan 6 - Feb 24 $56
31002 Soo Bahk Do - Adult 18+ M
W
6 - 7:30PM
7 - 8PM
Jan 6 - Mar 30 $180
31003 Soo Bahk Do - Family 6+ W 6 - 7PM Jan 8 - March 25 $180
31004 Soo Bahk Do - Youth 6 - 12 W 6 - 7PM Jan 8 - March 25 $105
29021 Doodlebugs and Flutterbys  1.5 - 6 Tu 10:30 - 11:30AM Jan 7 - Jan 28 $55
291XX Ind Music Lesson - Tues 5 - Adult Tu 4:30 - 8:00PM Jan 7 - Feb 11 $162
28996 Adult Card Games  18+ Tu 9:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 7 - May 26 Free
29097 Zumba  18+ Tu 12:30 - 1:30PM Jan 7 - May 26 $5
29013 Low Impact Total Body Fitness  18+ Tu, Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 7 - May 28 $5
28991 Family Bingo Night  5 - Adult Tu 6:00 - 7:00PM Jan 7 Free
29031 Intro to Internet Broadcast Training  10 - 14 W 4:30 - 6:00PM Jan 8 - Mar 25 $120
291XX Ind Music Lesson - Thurs 5 - Adult Th 4:30 - 8:00PM Jan 9 - Feb 13 $162
29000 Baby and Me Yoga Session 1B  All Ages F 12:15 - 1:00PM Jan 10 - Feb 28 $72
30329 Music Together - Wed 10:30  0 - 5 W 10:30 - 11:15AM Jan 15 - Mar 18 $186
30126 Music Together - Wed 9:30  0 - 5 W 9:30 - 10:15AM Jan 15 - Mar 18 $186
30330 Music Together - Thur 10:00  0 - 5 Th 10:00 - 10:45AM Jan 16 - Mar 19 $186
30332 Music Together - Fri 10:30  0 - 5 F 10:30 - 11:15AM Jan 17 - Mar 20 $186
30331 Music Together - Fri 9:30  0 - 5 F 9:30 - 10:15AM Jan 17 - Mar 20 $186
30333 Music Together - Sat 10:15  0 - 5 Sa 10:15 - 11:00AM Jan 18 - Mar 21 $186
30334 Music Together Spanish - Sat 11:15  0 - 5 Sa 11:15AM - 12:00PM Jan 18 - Mar 21 $186
29019 Robotic Builders: Gamer-Bots  6 - 11 F 9:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 24 $36
28985 American Red Cross Babysitting  11 - 17 F 10:00AM - 4:00PM Jan 24 $60
29004 Community Recreation Night  All Ages F 6:00 - 8:30PM Jan 24 Free
30309 Julius Caesar & Hamlet - Fri Jan 24, 6:30pm  All Ages F 6:30 - 8:30PM Jan 24 $12
30310 Julius Caesar & Hamlet - Sat Jan 25, 3:00pm  All Ages Sa 3:00 - 5:00PM Jan 25 $12
30311-X13 Twelfth Night - Thur Jan 30, 7:00pm  All Ages Th, F, Sa 7:00 - 9:00PM Jan 30 & 31, Feb 1 $12
30314 Twelfth Night - Sat Feb 1, 2:00pm  All Ages Sa 2:00 - 4:00PM Feb 1 $12
29022 My Favorite Art Class  1.5 - 6 Tu 10:30 - 11:30AM Feb 4 - Feb 25 $55
28992 Family Bingo Night  5 - Adult Tu 6:00 - 7:00PM Feb 4 Free
30184 Glass Blowing  21+ W 6:00 - 9:00PM Feb 5 $50
30094 Modelling Boot Camp  8 - Adult M 6:30 - 7:30PM Feb 10 - Mar 30 $99
29014 Insta Pot: Breakfast Prep  18+ Tu 6:00 - 7:30PM Feb 11 $30
29030 Java Minecraft Modding  8 - 14 M 9:00AM - 12:00PM Feb 17 $36
291XX Ind Music Lesson - Tues 5 - Adult Tu 4:30 - 8:00PM Feb 18 - Mar 24 $162
291XX Ind Music Lesson - Thurs  5 - Adult Th 4:30 - 8:00PM Feb 20 - Mar 26 $162
29015 Insta Pot: Wild Rice Three Ways  18+ Tu 6:00 - 7:30PM Feb 25 $30
30072 Storybook Art: Eric Carle  3 - 5 W 9:30 - 10:15AM Feb 26 - Mar 25 $45
28998 Baby and Me Yoga Session 2A  All Ages M 4:00 - 4:45PM Mar 2 - Apr 20 $72
28957 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 5:00 - 6:00PM Mar 2 - Apr 20 $56
28958 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 6:15 - 7:15PM Mar 2 - Apr 20 $56
28959 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 7:30 - 8:30PM Mar 2 - Apr 20 $56
28993 Family Bingo Night  5 - Adult Tu 6:00 - 7:00PM Mar 3 Free
29001 Baby and Me Yoga Session 2B  All Ages F 12:15 - 1:00PM Mar 6 - Apr 24 $72
29020 Robotics: Jedi and Imperial Droids  6 - 11 F 9:00AM - 12:00PM Mar 6 $36
29006 HPCC Movie Night  All Ages Th 5:30 - 8:00PM Mar 19 Free
30082 For the Love of Art! Camp  5 - 12 M - F 9:00AM - 12:00PM Mar 30 - Apr 3 $185
31060 Soo Bahk Do - Adult 18+ M
W
6-7:30PM
7-8PM
Apr 1 - Jun 29 $180
31061 Soo Bahk Do - Family 6+ W 6-7PM Apr 1 - Jun 24 $180
31062 Soo Bahk Do - Youth  6-12 W 6-7PM Apr 1 - Jun 24 $105
28994 Family Bingo Night  5 - Adult Tu 6:00 - 7:00PM Apr 7 Free
30075 Paw Patrol Art Creations  3 - 5 W 9:30 - 10:15AM Apr 8 - Apr 29 $45
30336 Music Together - Wed 10:30  0 - 5 W 10:30 - 11:15AM Apr 8 - Jun 10 $186
30335 Music Together - Wed 9:30  0 - 5 W 9:30 - 10:15AM Apr 8 - Jun 10 $186
30337 Music Together - Thur 10:00  0 - 5 Th 10:00 - 10:45AM Apr 9 - Jun 11 $186
30339 Music Together - Fri 10:30  0 - 5 F 10:30 - 11:15AM Apr 10 - Jun 12 $186
30338 Music Together - Fri 9:30  0 - 5 F 9:30 - 10:15AM Apr 10 - Jun 12 $186
30340 Music Together - Sat 10:15  0 - 5 Sa 10:15 - 11:00AM Apr 11 - Jun 20 $186
30341 Music Together Spanish - Sat 11:15  0 - 5 Sa 11:15AM - 12:00PM Apr 11 - Jun 20 $186
291XX Ind Music Lesson - Tues 5 - Adult Tu 4:30 - 8:00PM Apr 14 - May 19 $162
291XX Ind Music Lesson - Thurs 5 - Adult Th 4:30 - 8:00PM Apr 16 - May 21 $162
28999 Baby and Me Yoga Session 3A  All Ages M 4:00 - 4:45PM Apr 27 - Jun 22 $72
28960 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 6:15 - 7:15PM Apr 27 - Jun 22 $56
28961 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 7:30 - 8:30PM Apr 27 - Jun 22 $56
28962 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 5:00 - 6:00PM Apr 27 - Jun 22 $56
29002 Baby and Me Yoga Session 3B  All Ages F 12:15 - 1:00PM May 1 - Jun 19 $72
28995 Family Bingo Night  5 - Adult Tu 6:00 - 7:00PM May 5 Free

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Auditorium
Computer Workstations
Craft Room
Fitness Center
Gym
Indoor Walking Track
Kitchen
Library
(5) Meeting Rooms
Story Time Room
(5) Study Rooms
Teen Center
Warming Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Baseball Field
Playground
Reading Garden
Sledding Hill
(2) Soccer Fields (Seasonal)
(2) Softball Fields

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 695-3706.
  • For terms and conditions, rental rates, and applications, see Recreation Center Rentals.

S'more Fun & Recreation for Preschoolers

Learn more about Highland Park Community Center's Recreation for Preschoolers and S'more Fun childcare programs. 

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.

Play Area Improvements

The play area at Highland Park Community Center is over 20 years old and in need of replacing. This project will replace the existing play equipment that is inaccessible to those with disabilities and does not meet current CPSC playground safety standards.  Other site improvements such as new site furnishings and landscaping will be considered pending available funding.

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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.