West Minnehaha Recreation Center

West Minnehaha Rec CenterWest Minnehaha Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym,  tot time, 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 Minnehaha Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 298-5823. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.


Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
16910 Football Clinic 9yr - 14yr T, W, TH 6pm - 8pm 11-Jul-17 13-Jul-17 Free
3723 Frogtown Youth Football Jamboree and Resource Fair 1yr - Adult S 10am - 4pm 19-Aug-17 19-Aug-17 Free
17222 PAL Sandlot Baseball 10yr -13yr M, TH 5:30pm-7:30pm 12-Jun-17 14-Aug-17 Free
3706 Parent & Tot Play Time 0 - 5yr W, F 10am - 12pm 19-May-17 8-Sep-17 Free
19451 Soccer Camp (Sanneh) 6yr - 12yr M,T,W,TH 9am - 11:30am 24-Jul-17 27-Jul-17 free
19458 Special Tot Play Time 0 - 5yr Th 10am - 12pm 25-May-17 7-Sep-17 Free
14320 Summer Blast 6yr -  11yr M,T,W,TH 1pm - 4pm 19-Jun-17 17-Aug-17 Free
16863 Teen First 12yr - 14yr M,T,W,TH 5:30pm - 7pm 29-May-17 28-Aug-17 Free
16246 Senior Rec 55+ 3rd Fridays 10am - 2pm 19-May-17 18-Aug-17 Free
19555 Fun-Time Gameroom 7yr - 18yr M, W, F 3pm - 7pm 1-Jun-17 1-Sep-17 Free
19556 Open Gym 7yr - 18yr M, T, W, TH 3pm - 7pm 12-Jun-17 1-Sep-17 Free
19574 Junior Police Academy 8 yr - 10yr M,T,W,TH,F 9:30am - 3:30pm 10-Jul-17 14-Jul-17 Free


Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
18843 9U Spring Pick-Up Basketball 8y - 9y T 5:45pm - 7pm 10-May-17 7-Jun-17 $10
8736 Adult Badminton 18y - adult T, Th 6pm - 9pm 29-Dec-16 8-Jun-17 $3/session
6110 Chicago Style Steppin' Dance 18y - adult W 6:30pm - 9pm 4-Jan-17 19-Apr-17 $8
7636 Frogtown Spring Egg Hunt 5y - 11y F 5pm - 6pm 14-Apr-17 14-Apr-17 free
18984 Midwest Soldier Drill Team 6y - 13y T 6pm - 8pm 1-Nov-16 17-Jan-17 $25 Reg Fee / $10 per mo
16246 Senior Recreation 55y + F 10am - 12pm 13-Jan-17 2-Jun-17 free
18160 Spring Blast 6y - 11y M, T, W, Th, F 1pm - 4pm 3-Apr-17 7-Apr-17 free
16095 Teen First Group 13y - 17y M, T, W, Th, 3pm - 7pm 6-Jan-17 25-Mar-17 free
16450 Winter Blast 6y - 12y T, W, Th, F 1pm - 4pm 27-Dec-16 30-Dec-16 free
16246 Senior Group (Cards, games, coffee) 50+ F 11am - 12pm 3rd Friday of each month free
Details Rec Check Grades 1-5 M, T, W, Th, F 3pm-6pm SPPS school days free
  Tot Time 0y-5y W, F 10am - 12pm Ongoing   free
19134 Bass Fishing Outing All Sa 8:30am-12pm 10-June-17 10-June-17 Free
7636 Spring Egg Hunt @ Hancock 5y - 12y Sa 11am-1pm 15-April-17 15-April-17 Free


Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure (PDF)

Sports Registration


Indoor Amenities:
Craft Room (Large)
Fitness Center
Gym (Large)
Handball Court
Meeting Room (Large)
Multipurpose Room

Outdoor Amenities:
Baseball Field
Basketball Court
(2) Football Fields
Picnic Area
Soccer Field
(4) Softball Fields
(2) Tennis Courts

Rentals & Reservations

  • For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 298-5823.
  • 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.

Stay Connected

We want to hear from you!

If you have any questions, programming ideas, or suggestions please contact Victor Mister at victor.mister@ci.stpaul.mn.us or 651-642-0650.