Scheffer Recreation Center

Scheffer Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, family events, youth and adult athletics, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more.

Scheffer Recreation Center Construction Project

Construction of the new community center building will begin in spring 2018. The old Scheffer Recreation Center building will remain open during construction. Athletic fields will be limited or unavailable for use during construction. Alternative locations for outdoor athletic leagues are TBD.

Please visit the Scheffer Recreation Center Construction Project website for project updates.

Current Activities

Click the activity numbers to register for Scheffer Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 298-5820. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.


Registration opens Monday, December 4.

Register Online for Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
19762 Rec Check  6 - 12yr M - F 3 - 6pm September 11, 2017 June 8, 2018 FREE
21029 Yodgeball  8 - 12yr Th 6 - 8pm December 21, 2017 January 18, 2018 FREE
21002 Winter Blast  6 - 12yr Tu - F 1 - 4pm December 26, 2017 December 29, 2017 FREE
21087 Youth Apparel Design  11 - 18yr Tu - F 10:30am - 12:30pm December 26, 2017 December 29, 2017 FREE
21031 Midwest Soldiers Drill Team  6 - 14yr M W 6 - 8pm January 3, 2018 March 28, 2018 FREE
21718 Arts and Crafts @ Rivertown Commons 7 - 12yr Th 6 - 8pm January 4, 2018 March 29, 2018 FREE
21036 Northwest Campus Egg Hunt 6 - 12yr Sa 11am - 2pm March 31, 2018 March 31, 2018 FREE
21000 Spring Blast  6 - 12yr M - F 1 - 4pm April 2, 2018 April 6, 2018 FREE
21001 Fish and Grill w/Northern Black Bass Association 9 - 16yr Sa 9am - 12pm June 9, 2018 June 9, 2018 FREE

Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure (PDF)

Sports Registration


Indoor Amenities:
Game Room
Gym (Small)
Meeting Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Basketball Court
Baseball Field
Football Field
(2) Softball Fields

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 298-5820.
  • 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 Victor Mister at or 651-642-0650.