Rice Recreation Center

Rice Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, Rice Teen Zone, family events, gym activities, 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 Rice Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 558-2392. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.

Fall Activities

Activity# Activity Name   Ages   Day   Time   Dates   Cost
27612 Rec Check    6 - 12   M - F   2:00 - 6:00PM   Sep 3 - Jun 9   Free
28186 Judo - Sept    8 - Adult   W, Sa   6:00 - 12:00PM   Sep 4 - Sep 28   $20
28177 Createch After Dark   13 - 18   M   7:30 - 9:00PM   Sep 9 - Oct 28   Free
28188 Open Dance Studio    13 - 18   W   6:00 - 7:30PM   Sep 11 - Dec 18   Free
28193 Xbox Tournament    13 - 18   W   6:00 - 7:30PM   Sep 11 - Dec 18   Free
28178 Game Room   13 - 18   Th   4:00 - 5:30PM   Sep 12 - Dec 19   Free
28179 Girls Open Soccer    10 - 18   M   6:00 - 8:30PM   Sep 16 - Dec 16   Free
28175 Book Buddies    10 - 14   W   6:30 - 7:30PM   Sep 18 - Oct 30   Free
28196 After Hours Open Gym    13 - 18   F   6:00 - 8:00PM   Sep 20 - Dec 20   Free
28197 Beyblade Competition    6 - 12   M   6:30 - 7:30PM   Sep 23 - Nov 18   Free
28176 Boxing Fitness    13 - 18   Tu   6:00 - 8:00PM   Sep 24 - Nov 26   Free
28194 Adult Badminton    18+   W   6:00 - 8:30PM   Sep 25 - Dec 18   $3
28195 Adult Floor Ball    18+   W   6:00 - 8:30PM   Sep 25 - Dec 18   $3
28191 Teens in the Kitchen    13 - 18   W   6:00 - 7:30PM   Oct 2 - Oct 23   Free
28185 Judo - Oct    8 - Adult   W, Sa   6:00 - 8:00PM   Oct 2 - Oct 30   $20
28190 Slime Time    6 - 12   W   6:30 - 7:30PM   Oct 2 - Oct 30   Free
28189 Sepak Takraw    8 - Adult   Tu   6:00 - 8:45PM   Oct 8 - Dec 17   $3
28460 Fall Blast    6 - 12   Th, F   1:00 - 4:00PM   Oct 17 - Oct 18   Free
28192 Toddlers Creative Movement    3 - 5   Tu   6:15 - 7:00PM   Oct 22 - Nov 12   Free
28181 Halloween Bonfire    All Ages   Th   6:00 - 8:00PM   Oct 31   Free
28183 Judo - Nov    8 - Adult   W, Sa   10:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Nov 2 - Nov 30   $20
28187 Karaoke Time    8 - 18   Th   6:30 - 7:30PM   Dec 5 - Dec 19   Free
28478 Winter Blast    6 - 12   M, Tu, Th, F   1:00 - 4:00PM   Dec 23 - Jan 3   Free

Summer Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
26449 Createch After Dark  13 - 18yr M 7:30pm - 9pm Apr 1 Oct 28 Free
26565 Hmong Dance  6 - 18yr W Th 6pm - 8pm Jun 12 Aug 29 Free
26189 From Girls to Queens   13 - 18yr F 3:30pm - 5:30pm Jun 14 Aug 23 Free
26676 Summer Blast  6 - 12yr M - Th 1pm - 4pm Jun 17 Aug 15 Free
26574 Village goes Swimming  6 - 12yr Tu 12pm - 4pm Jun 18 Aug 13 Free
26098 Dance Studio  13 - 18yr Tu 5pm - 7:30pm Jun 18 Aug 20 Free
26210 Xbox Tournament  13 - 18yr W 6pm - 7:30pm Jun 19 Aug 21 Free
26784 Staff and Teens BBQ  12 - 17yr Th 5pm - 6:30pm Jun 20 Aug 15 Free
26786 Game Room  13 - 18yr Th 6pm - 7:30pm Jun 20 Aug 22 Free
26130 Teen Jump  13 - 18yr M 6pm - 7:30pm Jun 24 Aug 19 Free
26202 Pop-Up Art  2 - 16yr W 5:30pm - 7pm Jun 26 Aug 14 Free
26207 Toddler Tumble  2 - 5yr Tu 11:30am - 12:15pm Jul 9 Aug 13 Free
26578 First Tee Golf Camp  8 - 14yr Sa 12:30pm - 1:30pm Jul 13 Aug 3 Free
26072 Backyard Games Kids vs Staff  6 - 18yr F 5pm - 7pm Jul 19 Sep 6 Free
26190 Judo - August  8yr - Adult W 6pm - 8pm Aug 3 Aug 31 $20
      Sa 10am - 12pm      
26209 Water Heroes Camp  6 - 15yr M - F 8am - 12pm Aug 5 Aug 9 Free
26780 National Night Out at Front Skate Park  All Ages Tu 6pm - 8pm Aug 6 Aug 6 Free
26204 Outdoor Movie - Hotel Transylvania  All Ages W 7pm - 11pm Aug 14 Aug 14 Free
26567 Outdoor Clay Art  6 - 12yr M - Th 1:30pm - 3pm Aug 19 Aug 22 Free

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Craft/Meeting Room
Game/Meeting Room 
Gym (Small)
Dance Room
Game Room
Kitchen
Meeting Room
Multipurpose Room
'Rice Teen Zone' Teen Center

Outdoor Amenities:
Basketball Court
Football Field
Playground
Soccer Field
(5) Softball Fields
(2) Tennis Courts

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call 651-558-2392.
  • 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

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.