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.

 

Activity# Activity Age Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
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
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
23549 Music Together - Sat 10:15  1 mo - 5yr Sa 10:15 - 11am September 15, 2018 December 8, 2018 $204
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
25337 Teen Open Gym   7 - 18yr Every day 2pm - 5:15pm Jan 2, 2019 Jun 1, 2019 FREE
25080 Theater: The Tempest   10 - adult M - Th 5:30pm - 8:30pm Jan 2, 2019 Jan 30, 2019 $80
      Sa 1pm - 4pm      
25329 Family Bingo Night   5 - adult W 6pm - 7:30pm Jan 2, 2019 Jan 2, 2019 FREE
24632 Express Fitness: Tot Body Fitness   18+ W F 12pm - 1pm Jan 2, 2019 May 31, 2019 $3
24706 Tot Time   0 - 5yr Tu Th 9am - 10:30am Jan 3, 2019 May 30, 2019 FREE
      Su 1pm - 2pm      
24768 Express Fitness: Pilates   18+ Th 12pm - 1pm Jan 3, 2019 May 30, 2019 $3
25336 Adult Basketball   18+ M 12pm - 2pm Jan 5, 2019 Jun 1, 2019 $2
      Sa 10am - 12pm      
24842 Book Making   8 - 10yr Sa 1pm - 2pm Jan 5, 2019 Feb 9, 2019 $50
24839 Mandala Stone Painting   12 - adult Su 2pm - 4pm Jan 6, 2019 Jan 6, 2019 $25
24622 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 5:00 18+ M 5pm - 6pm Jan 7, 2019 Feb 25, 2019 $56
24623 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 6:15 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Jan 7, 2019 Feb 25, 2019 $56
24624 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 7:30 18+ M 7:30pm - 8:30pm Jan 7, 2019 Feb 25, 2019 $56
24705 Pickleball   18+ M F 8:45am - 11:45am Jan 7, 2019 May 24, 2019 $2
24769 Soo Bahk Do - Adult   16 - adult M 6pm - 7:30pm Jan 7, 2019 Mar 27, 2019 $180
      W 7pm - 8pm      
247## Independent Music Lessons - Call for details 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30pm - 8:30pm Jan 8, 2019 May 16, 2019 $162
24899 Bucket Drumming - Tues Sess 1   8 - 11yr Tu 4:30pm - 5:30pm Jan 8, 2019 Mar 5, 2019 $30
24703 Adult Card Games   18+ Tu 9am - 12pm Jan 8, 2019 May 28, 2019 FREE
24832 Insta Pot Basics   18+ Tu 6pm - 7:30pm Jan 8, 2019 Jan 29, 2019 $165
24834 Scribbles and Giggles - Session 1   3 - 5yr Tu Th 10:30am - 11:15am Jan 8, 2019 Feb 14, 2019 $40
24631 Low Impact Total Body Fitness   18+ Tu Th 11am - 12pm Jan 8, 2019 May 30, 2019 $3
24647 Music Together - Wed 10:30   0 - 5yr W 10:30am - 11:15am Jan 9, 2019 Mar 13, 2019 $183
24646 Music Together - Wed 9:30   0 - 5yr W 9:30am - 10:15am Jan 9, 2019 Mar 13, 2019 $183
24770 Soo Bahk Do - Youth   6 - 11yr W 6pm - 7pm Jan 9, 2019 Mar 27, 2019 $105
25077 Soo Bahk Do - Family Registration   6 - adult W 6pm - 7pm Jan 9, 2019 Mar 27, 2019 $180
24648 Music Together - Thur 10:00   0 - 5yr Th 10am - 10:45am Jan 10, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 $183
24650 Music Together - Fri 10:30   0 - 5yr F 10:30am - 11:15am Jan 11, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 $183
24649 Music Together - Fri 9:30   0 - 5yr F 9:30am - 10:15am Jan 11, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 $183
25106 Parents' Night Out - Preschool   3 - 6yr F 6pm - 8:30pm Jan 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 $10
25108 Parents' Night Out - Youth   7 - 13yr F 6pm - 8:30pm Jan 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 $10
24651 Music Together - Sat 10:15   0 - 5yr Sa 10:15am - 11am Jan 12, 2019 Mar 16, 2019 $183
24901 Bucket Drumming - Sat Session 1   8 - 11yr Sa 11am - 12pm Jan 12, 2019 Mar 9, 2019 $30
24840 Kids Canvas Painting - Session 1   8 - 15yr Sa 1pm - 3pm Jan 12, 2019 Jan 12, 2019 $25
24701 American Red Cross Babysitting   11 - 17yr M 10am - 4pm Jan 21, 2019 Jan 21, 2019 $60
25330 Family Bingo Night   5 - adult W 6pm - 7:30pm Feb 6, 2019 Feb 6, 2019 FREE
24658 Community Recreation Night   All ages F 6pm - 8:30pm Feb 8, 2019 Feb 8, 2019 FREE
24836 Science Works: Ages 5-8   5 - 8yr Th 4:10pm - 5:10pm Feb 14, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 $75
24838 Science Works: Ages 8-12   8 - 12yr Th 5:10pm - 6:10pm Feb 14, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 $75
24625 Hatha Yoga - Mon 5:00  18+ M 5pm - 6pm Mar 4, 2019 Apr 22, 2019 $56
24626 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 6:15 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Mar 4, 2019 Apr 22, 2019 $56
24627 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 7:30 18+ M 7:30pm - 8:30pm Mar 4, 2019 Apr 22, 2019 $56
24835 Scribbles and Giggles - Session 2   3 - 5yr Tu Th 10:30am - 11:15am Mar 5, 2019 Apr 18, 2019 $40
25331 Family Bingo Night   5 - adult W 6pm - 7:30pm Mar 6, 2019 Mar 6, 2019 FREE
24841 Kids Canvas Painting - Session 2   8 - 15yr Sa 3pm - 5pm Mar 9, 2019 Mar 9, 2019 $25
25078 Theater: Audition Workshop   8 - adult W 6pm - 8:30pm Mar 13, 2019 Mar 13, 2019 $20
24833 Quick Breads, Muffins & Scones   18+ Tu 6pm - 8pm Mar 19, 2019 Mar 19, 2019 $20
25110 Soo Bahk Do - Adult   16 - adult 6pm - 7:30pm Apr 3, 2019 Jun 26, 2019 $180
      W 7pm - 8pm      
24653 Music Together - Wed 10:15   0 - 5yr W 10:15am - 11am Apr 3, 2019 Jun 5, 2019 $183
24652 Music Together - Wed 9:15   0 - 5yr W 9:15am - 10am Apr 3, 2019 Jun 5, 2019 $183
25332 Family Bingo Night   5 - adult W 6pm - 7:30pm Apr 3, 2019 Apr 3, 2019 FREE
25111 Soo Bahk Do - Youth   6 - 11yr W 6pm - 7pm Apr 3, 2019 Jun 26, 2019 $105
25109 Soo Bahk Do - Family Registration   6 - adult W 6pm - 7pm Apr 3, 2019 Jun 26, 2019 $180
24654 Music Together - Thur 10:00   0 - 5yr Th 10am - 10:45am Apr 4, 2019 Jun 6, 2019 $183
24656 Music Together - Fri 10:30   0 - 5yr F 10:30am - 11:15am Apr 5, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 $183
24655 Music Together - Fri 9:30   0 - 5yr F 9:30am - 10:15am Apr 5, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 $183
24657 Music Together - Sat 10:15   0 - 5yr Sa 10:15am - 11am Apr 6, 2019 Jun 8, 2019 $183
24900 Bucket Drumming - Tues Session 2   8 - 11yr Tu 4:30pm - 5:30pm Apr 9, 2019 Jun 4, 2019 $30
24902 Bucket Drumming - Sat Session 2   8 - 11yr Sa 11am - 12pm Apr 13, 2019 Jun 8, 2019 $30
24628 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 5:00 18+ M 5pm - 6pm Apr 29, 2019 Jun 17, 2019 $49
24629 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 6:15 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Apr 29, 2019 Jun 17, 2019 $49
24630 Hatha Yoga  - Mon 7:30 18+ M 7:30pm - 8:30pm Apr 29, 2019 Jun 17, 2019 $49

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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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.