Phalen Recreation Center

Phalen Recreation Center

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

Phalen Recreation Center, located in Phalen Regional Park, offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, tot-times, family events, youth and adult athletics, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Phalen Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 793-6600. 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
31754 Intro to Dragon Boat Racing  18+ Sa 10AM - 12PM May 16 $10
31524 Adult Pickleball  18+ F 10AM - 12PM Jun 5 - Aug 28 $2
31525 Tot Time  1 - 5 F 12:30 - 2:30PM Jun 5 - Aug 28 Free
31479 Adult Open Volleyball  Non-Competitive  18+ Sa 10AM - 12PM Jun 6 - Aug 29 $2
31711 Phalen Lakers Walking Group  All Ages M 6 - 7:30PM Jun 8 - Aug 24 Free
31710 Phalen Family Summer Kickoff Night  All Ages W 6 - 7:30PM Jun 10 Free
31768 Guerilla Gardeners Group at the Dragon Garden 8 - Adult W 6 - 8PM Jun 10 - Sep 2 Free
31481 Sanneh Soccer Camp - June  6 - 14 M - Th 9 - 11:30AM Jun 15 - Jun 18 Free
31799 Summer Blast  6 - 12 M - Th 1 - 4PM Jun 15 - Aug 20 Free
31536 Adult Watercolor Skills for Beginners  18+ Th 6 - 7:30PM Jun 18 - Jul 2 $60
31456 Clay Creations  6 - 11 M - F 9:30 - 11:30AM Jul 13 - Jul 17 $75
31705 Intro to Watersports-Canoe/Kayak/Paddleboard AM 8 - 18 Sa 10AM - 12PM Jul 18 $40
31706 Intro to Watersports-Canoe/Kayak/Paddleboard PM 8 - 18 Sa 1 - 3PM Jul 18 $40
31453 Canoe, Kayak and Outdoor Adventures  8 - 14 M - F 8AM - 5PM Jul 20 - Jul 24 $160
31454 Canoe, Kayak and Outdoor Adventures  8 - 14 M - F 8AM - 5PM Jul 27 - Jul 31 $160
31455 Canoe, Kayak and Outdoor Adventures  8 - 14 M - F 8AM - 5PM Aug 3 - Aug 7 $160
31533 STEM Challenge with LEGO Materials  5 - 7 M - F 9AM - 12PM Aug 3 - Aug 7 $120
31531 STEM Challenge with LEGO Materials  7 - 12 M - F 1 - 4PM Aug 3 - Aug 7 $120
31872 Movie - 1985 {In Hmong w/ English Subtitles} (Phalen Lake) All Ages F 7:00 PM Aug 21 Free
31709 Little Chefs: Salsa Challenge  8 - 14 Tu 5 - 6PM Aug 25 $8
31708 Ice Cream Social  All Ages Th 5:30 - 7PM Aug 27 Free

 

Winter/Spring Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Dates Cost
27611 Rec Check  6 - 12 M - F 2:00 - 6:00PM Sep 3 - Jun 9 Free
30415 Teen Volleyball 13 - 18 M, W 3:00 - 5:00PM Nov 11 - Mar 25 Free
30416 Teen Basketball 13 - 18 Tu, Th 3:00 - 5:00PM Nov 14 - Mar 26 Free
30417 Youth Open Gym 6 - 12 F 3:00 - 5:00PM Nov 27 - Mar 27 Free
28304 Parents Night Out  Dec. 4 - 11 F 5:30 - 9:00PM Dec 13 $5
28476 Winter Blast  6 - 12 M, Tu, Th, F 1:00 - 4:00PM Dec 23 - Jan 3 Free
29294 Adult Competitive Volleyball  18+ F 6:00 - 8:00PM Jan 3 - Apr 24 $2
29291 Parent and Tot Time  1 - 4 F 12:30 - 2:30PM Jan 3 - May 29 Free
29293 Open Pickleball  18+ F 10:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 3 - May 29 $2
30015 Adult Open Volleyball - Non-Competitive  18+ Sa 10:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 4 - May 30 $2
30018 Martial Arts: Advanced Judo  6 - 12 M, W 6:30 - 7:30PM Jan 6 - May 27 Free
30019 Martial Arts: Judo for Beginners  6 - 16 M, W 5:30 - 6:30PM Jan 6 - May 27 Free
29297 Parent and Tot Time  1 - 4 W 10:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 8 - May 27 Free
29298 Open Pickleball  18+ W 12:30 - 2:30PM Jan 8 - May 27 $2
30023 Senior Cards and Games  40+ F 10:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 10 - May 29 Free
29305 Holiday Lights Skate Night  All Ages F 6:00 - 7:00PM Jan 10 Free
30242 Beginner Gymnastics and Tumbling - Session 1  4 - 6 Tu 5:45 - 6:30PM Jan 28 - Feb 25 $44
30236 Creative Dance - Ballet and Hip-Hop Ages 5-8  5 - 8 Tu 6:30 - 7:15PM Jan 28 - Feb 25 $44
29304 Floor Hockey Mini League  8 - 12 Th 5:00 - 6:00PM Jan 30 - Feb 20 Free
30014 Ice Skating Mini Clinic  6 - 13 Sa 9:30 - 10:45AM Feb 8 Free
30240 Adult Cooking Class - Sourdough Bread Making  18+ Sa 9:00 - 11:00AM Feb 8 $30
30247 Parents' Valentines Night Out  4 - 10 F 5:30 - 8:00PM Feb 14 $5
30239 Lebanese Cooking for Adults - Chicken w/ Salad  18+ Sa 12:00 - 2:00PM Feb 15 $44
30210 Spring Blast  6 - 12 M - F 1:00 - 4:00PM Mar 30 - Apr 3 Free
30241 Adult Cooking Class - Homemade Pasta  18+ Sa 9:00 - 11:00AM Apr 4 $30
30234 Beginner Gymnastics and Tumbling - Session 2  4 - 6 Tu 5:45 - 6:30PM Apr 14 - May 12 $44
30237 Creative Dance - Ballet and Hip-Hop Ages 5-8 #2  5 - 8 Tu 6:30 - 7:15PM Apr 14 - May 12 $44
29292 Baseball Skills Clinic 10-12  10 - 12 M 6:00 - 7:30PM Apr 20 Free
30017 Baseball Skills Mini Clinic - Ages 7-9  7 - 9 W 6:00 - 7:30PM Apr 29 Free
30238 Lebanese Cooking Fatayer - Spinach Pies 18+ Sa 12:00 - 2:00PM May 2 $40

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Gym (Large)
Kitchen
Multipurpose Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Baseball Field
(2) Hockey Rinks  (1 Refrigerated)
(3) Soccer Fields (2 Small, 1 Large)
(3) Softball Fields
Skating Rink (General)
Warming Room

Rentals and Reservations

Rec Check

Rec Check is a free after-school program for youth in grades 1–5.

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.

Stay Connected

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.