Linwood Recreation Center is closed at this time. Please see below for current programing options and alternatives, and visit stpaul.gov/parks-covid19 for more information.
Linwood Recreation Center offers educational programs, S'more Fun, preschool, family events, open gym, tot times, athletics, ice skating, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.
Call (651) 298-5660 for more information.
Linwood's Recreation for Preschoolers is a program for children ages 3 - 5 years. Our emphasis is placed on providing a warm and nurturing environment along with giving emotional support and encouragement. Advanced registration is required. Visit the Recreation for Preschoolers webpage for more details, including registration information and COVID-19 safety procedures.
Learn more about these other school-day youth recreation programs.
Rec Reimagined: Digital and Alternative Programs
In order to help you stay connected, healthy, and active during this time, we have launched a new webpage where you can stay up-to-date with all of our digital and alternative programming options. Visit Rec Reimagined page often for the latest virtual programs, activity ideas, and other ways to live an active lifestyle and stay connected to nature in our parks, at home, and in your own back yard. We will continue to update this page as new programs and activities are introduced.
Craft Room (Small)
Meeting Room (Large)
Skating Rink (General)
(2) Softball Fields
(2) Tennis Courts
Rentals & Reservations
- For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 298-5660.
- For terms and conditions, rental rates, and applications, see Recreation Center Rentals.
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.
Free Meals Program
Free meals are provided 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 Meals Progam webpage for more information.
Summer Blast is a free afternoon program for youth who will be entering grades 1-6 in the fall.
Rec Check is a free after-school program for youth in grades 1–5.
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.