McDonough Recreation Center

McDonough Rec CenterMcDonough Recreation Center offers educational programs, Rec Check after school programing, family events, open gym,  youth and adult athletics, a seasonal sledding hill, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for McDonough Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 558-2171. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.

Winter/Spring

Registration opens Monday, December 4.

Register Online for Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
21051 Winter Blast    6 - 12yr Tu - F 1 - 4pm December 26, 2017 December 29, 2017 FREE
21272 Breakdance    11 - 18yr Tu 6 - 7:15pm January 2, 2018 June 5, 2018 FREE
21274 Teen Soccer    8 - 18yr Tu 4:15 - 5:45pm January 2, 2018 May 29, 2018 FREE
21265 Hmong Dancers    12 - 18yr W Th 5 - 8pm January 3, 2018 May 31, 2018 FREE
21269 Badminton    12yr - adult Th 6 - 8:45pm January 4, 2018 May 31, 2018 $2
21275 Volleyball    12yr - adult Th 6 - 8:45pm January 4, 2018 May 31, 2018 $2
21266 Adult Soccer    12yr - adult F 6 - 8:45pm January 5, 2018 May 25, 2018 $2
21273 Bucket Drumming    8 - 13yr M 6 - 7pm January 8, 2018 May 28, 2018 FREE
21278 Staff vs. Kids    8 - 18yr M 5 - 5:45pm January 8, 2018 May 7, 2018 FREE
21271 Boys Group    8 - 18yr W 5 -7pm January 10, 2018 May 30, 2018 FREE
21276 Open Art Studio    8 - 18yr W 6 - 8pm January 10, 2018 May 30, 2018 FREE
21263 Hip Hop     12 - 18yr W Th 5 - 8pm February 15, 2018 April 19, 2018 FREE
21277 Sport Reel     8 - 18yr M 6 - 8pm February 26, 2018 April 2, 2018 FREE
21261 Girls Group    8 - 18yr Tu 6 - 8pm March 6, 2018 May 29, 2018 FREE

Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure (PDF)

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Craft Room
Kitchen
(2) Gyms (1 Large, 1 Small)

Outdoor Amenities:
Bike Rack
Football Field
Playground
Sledding Hill (Medium Slope)
(2) Soccer Fields
Softball Field

Rentals & Reservations

  • To reserve space at McDonough Recreation Center, call (651) 558-2171.
  • 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

We want to hear from you!

If you have any questions, programming ideas, or suggestions please contact Yer Chang at
Yer.Chang@ci.stpaul.mn.us.