Martin Luther King Recreation Center

MLK Rec CenterMLK Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, fitness center memberships, family events, youth and adult athletics, dance studio rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Martin Luther King Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 290-8695. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure

Summer Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Start Date   End Date   Cost
26266 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram    5yr - Adult   Tu Th   4:30pm - 6:30pm   Jun 4   Jun 27   $27
26274 MLK Boy's Basketball Camp    10 - 14yr   M - Th   4pm - 6pm   Jun 10   Jun 13   $20
26258 Combo Camp    6 - 12yr   M - F   8am - 4pm   Jun 10   Jun 28   $100
26569 Melanin Misses    11 - 17yr   M   5pm - 7pm   Jun 10   Jul 29   Free
26575 Open Gym    5 - 17yr   M - F   2pm - 5pm   Jun 10   Aug 23   Free
26568 Cooking for Teens    12 - 17yr   Th   4pm - 6pm   Jun 13   Jul 25   Free
26673 Summer Blast    6 - 12yr   M - Th   1pm - 4pm   Jun 17   Aug 15   Free
26259 Combo Camp    6 - 12yr   M - F   8am - 4pm   Jul 1   Jul 31   $100
26269 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram    5yr - Adult   Tu Th   4:30pm - 6:30pm   Jul 2   Jul 25   $27
26769 Dominion Dance Camp    4 - 6yr   Tu   6:30pm - 7:15pm   Jul 2   Aug 20   $100
26770 Dominion Dance Camp    7 - 10yr   Tu   7:15pm - 8pm   Jul 2   Aug 20   $100
26771 Dominion Cheer Camp    3 - 5yr   Sa   10am - 10:45am   Jul 6   Aug 24   $100
26772 Dominion Cheer Camp    6 - 8yr   Sa   10:45am - 11:30am   Jul 6   Aug 24   $100
26773 Dominion Cheer Camp    9 - 12yr   Sa   11:30am - 12:15pm   Jul 6   Aug 24   $100
26571 Rivard Art Skateboard Designing Camp    7 - 14yr   F   8:30am - 11:30am   Jul 12   Jul 12   Free
26276 MLK Boy's Basketball Camp    10 - 14yr   M - Th   4pm - 6pm   Jul 15   Jul 18   $20
26260 Combo Camp    6 - 12yr   M - F   8am - 4pm   Aug 5   Aug 30   $100
26572 National Night Out    All Ages   Tu   5pm - 7pm   Aug 6   Aug 6   Free
26270 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram    5yr - Adult   Tu Th   4:30pm - 6:30pm   Aug 6   Aug 29   $27
26278 MLK Boy's Basketball Camp    10 - 14yr   M - F   4pm - 6pm   Aug 26   Aug 30   $25
26285 MLK Open House    All Ages   Sa   12pm - 4pm   Aug 31   Aug 31   Free
26138 Russian Kettlebells    18+   M   6pm - 7pm   Jun 3   Jun 24   $62
26280 Vinyasa Yoga    18+   W   6pm - 7pm   Jun 5   Aug 28   $3
26265 Chicago Steppin'    18+   Th   7:30pm - 8:45pm   Jun 6   Aug 29   $5
26279 Zumba Fitness    18+   M - W   8pm - 8:45pm   Jun 10   Aug 28   $5
26271 Russian Kettlebells    18+   M   6pm - 7:15pm   Jul 1   Jul 29   $62
26272 Russian Kettlebells    18+   M   6pm - 7:15pm   Aug 5   Aug 26   $62

Spring Activities 

Activity# Activity Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
24997 Hip Hop Dance Class   10 - 17yr W 5pm - 6pm Dec 5, 2018 May 29, 2019 FREE
25022 Cooking for Teens   12 - 17yr Th 4pm - 6pm Dec 13, 2018 Mar 21, 2019 FREE
25025 Chicago Steppin'   18+ Th 7pm - 8:45pm Jan 3, 2019 May 30, 2019 $5
25003 Kettlebells 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Jan 7, 2019 Jan 28, 2019 $62
25027 Open Gym   5 - 17yr M - F 3pm - 6pm Jan 7, 2019 May 31, 2019 FREE
24995 Fun with Drones   6 - 12yr W 4pm - 5:30pm Jan 9, 2019 Feb 13, 2019 FREE
25005 Kettlebells 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Feb 4, 2019 Feb 25, 2019 $62
25012 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30pm - 6:30pm Feb 5, 2019 Feb 28, 2019 $27
25140 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Ruby   2 - 4yr Sa 10am - 10:45am Mar 2, 2019 May 25, 2019 $165
25142 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Topaz  4 - 7yr Sa 10:45am - 11:30am Mar 2, 2019 May 25, 2019 $165
25144 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Topaz 4 - 7yr Sa 12:15pm - 1pm Mar 2, 2019 May 25, 2019 $165
25006 Kettlebells 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Mar 4, 2019 Mar 25, 2019 $62
25141 Dominion Dance: Hip Hop   7 - 12yr Tu 7pm - 7:45pm Mar 5, 2019 May 28, 2019 $165
25139 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Sapphire   11 - 14yr Tu 7:45pm - 8:30pm Mar 5, 2019 May 28, 2019 $165
25018 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30pm - 6:30pm Mar 5, 2019 Mar 28, 2019 $27
25143 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Emerald   7 - 11yr Sa 11:30am - 12:15pm Mar 9, 2019 May 25, 2019 $165
25007 Kettlebells 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm Apr 1, 2019 Apr 29, 2019 $62
25361 Spring Blast   6 - 12yr M - F 1pm - 4pm Apr 1, 2019 Apr 5, 2019 FREE
25010 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30pm - 6:30pm Apr 2, 2019 Apr 25, 2019 $27
25008 Kettlebells 18+ M 6:15pm - 7:15pm May 6, 2019 May 27, 2019 $62
25016 Tae Kwon with Master Ram 5 - adult Tu Th 4:30pm - 6:30pm May 7, 2019 May 30, 2019 $27

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Craft Room
Dance Studio
Fitness Center
Game Room
Gym (Large)
(2) Meeting Rooms
Multipurpose Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Playground
(2) Tennis Courts

Rentals & Reservations

  • To reserve space at MLK Recreation Center, call (651) 290-8695.
  • 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.

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.

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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.