Highland Park Community Center

Highland Park Community CenterThe 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 daylighting, 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, 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.

Fall

Activity# Activity Age Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
235xx Independent Music Lessons 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30 - 8:30 pm September 4, 2018 October 11, 2018 $162
23533 Tot Time  1 mo - 5yr Su Tu Th 9am - 2pm September 4, 2018 December 30, 2018 FREE
23932 Teen Open Gym  7 - 18yr Daily  2 - 5:15pm September 4, 2018 December 31, 2018 FREE
23532 Low Impact Total Body Fitness  18+ Tu Th 11am - 12pm September 4, 2018 December 27, 2018 $3
23551 Soo Bahk Do 6 - 11yr W 6 - 7pm September 5, 2018 December 26, 2018 $40
23550 Soo Bahk Do 16 - adult M W 7 - 8pm September 5, 2018 December 26, 2018 $65
23531 Pickleball  18+ M F 9am - 12pm September 7, 2018 December 31, 2018 $2
23534 Adult Basketball  18+ Sa 10am - 2pm September 8, 2018 December 29, 2018 $2
23489 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 5 - 6pm September 10, 2018 October 22, 2018 $49
23490 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 6:15 - 7:15pm September 10, 2018 October 22, 2018 $49
23491 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 7:30 - 8:30pm September 10, 2018 October 22, 2018 $49
23743 Zumba  18+ W 9:15 - 10:15am September 12, 2018 December 5, 2018 $90
23545 Music Together - Wed 10:30  1 mo - 5yr W 10:30 - 11:15am September 12, 2018 December 5, 2018 $204
23546 Music Together - Thur 10:00  1 mo - 5yr Th 10 - 10:45am September 13, 2018 December 6, 2018 $204
23548 Music Together - Fri 10:30  1 mo - 5yr F 10:30 - 11:15am September 14, 2018 December 7, 2018 $204
23547 Music Together - Fri 9:30  1 mo - 5yr F 9:30 - 10:15am September 14, 2018 December 7, 2018 $204
24011 Painting on Canvas - Youth  7 - 12yr Sa 11am - 1pm September 15, 2018 September 15, 2018 $25
23549 Music Together - Sat 10:15  1 mo - 5yr Sa 10:15 - 11am September 15, 2018 December 8, 2018 $204
24007 Mandala Stone Painting - Adult  18+ Sa 11am - 1pm September 22, 2018 September 22, 2018 $25
23544 Community Recreation Night  All ages F 6 - 8:30pm October 5, 2018 October 5, 2018 FREE
235xx Independent Music Lessons 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30 - 8:30 pm October 23, 2018 December 6, 2018 $162
23492 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 5 - 6pm October 29, 2018 December 17, 2018 $56
23493 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 6:15 - 7:15pm October 29, 2018 December 17, 2018 $56
23494 Hatha Yoga  18+ M 7:30 - 8:30pm October 29, 2018 December 17, 2018 $56

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
Tennis Court

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 & Move Shake Learn

Learn more about Highland Park Community Center's Move Shake Learn 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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