Martin Luther King Recreation Center

Martin Luther King Rec Center

Martin Luther King Recreation Center is closed at this time. Please visit stpaul.gov/parks-covid19 for more information.

Martin Luther King 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

Summer Activity Brochure 

*SPRO = Activity for Saint Paul residents only

 

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Dates Cost
31293 Kettlebells - June  18+ M 6 - 7:15PM Jun 1 - Jun 29 $62
31319 Tae Kwo Do w/ Master Ram-June  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:45PM Jun 2 - Jun 30 $27
31316 Vinyasa Yoga  18+ W 6:30 - 7:30PM Jun 3 - Aug 26 Free
31264 Chicago Steppin'  18+ Th 7:30 - 8:45PM Jun 4 - Aug 27 $5
31176 Painting & Pastries Class-June  7 - 15 W 2:30 - 4PM Jun 10 FreeSPRO
31289 Boys Basketball Camp-June  7 - 14 Sa 9AM - 1PM Jun 13 $20
31277 Combo Camp  7 - 14 M - F 8:30AM - 5:30PM Jun 15 - Jul 24 $150
31793 Summer Blast  6 - 12 M - Th 1 - 4PM Jun 15 - Aug 20 Free
31414 Youth Employment Program  14 - 18 M - Th 5 - 8PM Jun 15 - Aug 27 FreeSPRO
31285 Drone Camp  7 - 14 M 11:30AM - 1PM Jun 22 - Aug 17 Free
31776 Dominion Dance 3-5  3 - 5 Tu 6:45 - 7:30PM Jun 30 - Aug 18 $100
31777 Dominion Dance 10-12  6 - 9 Tu 7:30 - 8:15PM Jun 30 - Aug 18 $100
31778 Dominion Dance 6-9  9 - 12 Tu 8:15 - 9PM Jun 30 - Aug 18 $100
31292 Kettlebells - July  18+ M 6 - 7:15PM Jul 6 - Jul 27 $62
31321 Tae Kwo Do w/ Master Ram-July  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:45PM Jul 7 - Jul 30 $27
31288 Boys Basketball Camp-July  7 - 14 Sa 9AM - 1PM Jul 11 $20
31284 Cooking with Youth  7 - 13 W 4 - 6PM Jul 15 - Aug 12 Free
31278 Combo Camp  7 - 14 M - F 8:30AM - 5:30PM Jul 27 - Sep 4 $150
31282 Boys Basketball Camp-August  7 - 14 Sa 9AM - 1PM Aug 1 $20
31290 Kettlebells - August  18+ M 6 - 7:15PM Aug 3 - Aug 31 $62
31303 National Night Out  All Ages Tu 4 - 7PM Aug 4 Free
31322 Tae Kwo Do w/ Master Ram-August  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:45PM Aug 4 - Aug 27 $27
31307 Rec Check Open House  All Ages F 5 - 7PM Sep 4 Free

 

Winter/Spring Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Dates Cost
27606 Rec Check  6 - 12 M - F 2:00 - 6:00PM Sep 3 - Jun 9 Free
30306 Open Gym  6 - 17 M - F 3:00 - 5:00PM Nov 4 - May 1 Free
29978 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram - December  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:30PM Dec 3 - Dec 31 $27
29984 Vinyasa Yoga  18+ W 6:00 - 7:00PM Dec 4 - May 27 $3
29964 Chicago Steppin'  18+ Th 7:30 - 8:45PM Dec 5 - May 28 $5
30397 Rec Tech: Digital Literacy  55+ M F 9:00 - 11:30AM Dec 6 - May 29 Free
29986 Youth Cardio and Fitness  8 - 17 W 4:00 - 5:00PM Dec 11 - Feb 12 Free
28473 Winter Blast  6 - 12 M, Tu, Th, F 1:00 - 4:00PM Dec 23 - Jan 3 Free
29966 Boys Basketball Camp  10 - 14 M, Tu 4:00 - 6:00PM Dec 30 - Dec 31 $20
29979 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram - January  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:30PM Jan 2 - Jan 30 $27
29975 Kettlebells - January  18+ M 6:00 - 7:15PM Jan 6 - Jan 27 $62
30409 Rec Tech: Productivity  13 - 17 M W 2:00 - 4:00PM Jan 6 - May 27 Free
30402 Rec Tech: Hour of Code/Minecraft  5 - 12 M W 4:00 - 6:00PM Jan 6 - May 27 Free
30408 Rec Tech: Productivity  55+ M F 9:00 - 11:30AM Jan 6 - May 29 Free
29974 Kettlebells - February  18+ M 6:00 - 7:15PM Feb 3 - Feb 24 $62
29980 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram - February  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:30PM Feb 4 - Feb 27 $27
29976 Kettlebells - March  18+ M 6:00 - 7:15PM Mar 2 - Mar 30 $62
29981 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram - March  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:30PM Mar 3 - Mar 26 $27
29968 Dominion Dance: Hip Hop  7 - 13 Tu 7:00 - 7:45PM Mar 3 - May 26 $165
29970 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Sapphire  11 - 15 Tu 7:45 - 8:30PM Mar 3 - May 26 $165
29969 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Ruby  2 - 5 Sa 10:00 - 10:45AM Mar 7 - May 30 $165
29971 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Topaz  4 - 8 Sa 10:45 - 11:30AM Mar 7 - May 30 $165
29972 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Topaz  4 - 8 Sa 11:30AM - 12:15PM Mar 7 - May 30 $165
29967 Dominion Dance: Ballet & Tap Emerald  7 - 12 Sa 11:30AM - 12:15PM Mar 7 - May 30 $165
30209 Spring Blast  6 - 12 M - F 1:00 - 4:00PM Mar 30 - Apr 3 Free
29982 Tae Kwon Do with Master Ram - April  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:30PM Apr 2 - Apr 30 $27
29973 Kettlebells - April  18+ M 6:00 - 7:15PM Apr 6 - Apr 27 $62
29977 Kettlebells - May  18+ M 6:00 - 7:15PM May 4 - May 25 $62
29983 Tae Kwon with Master Ram - May  5 - Adult Tu, Th 4:30 - 6:30PM May 5 - May 28 $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 (New in 2016)
(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.

Stay Connected

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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.