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.

Fall

Activity# Activity Age Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
23864 Teen First  13 - 17yr M - Th 3 - 7pm September 4, 2018 December 27, 2018 FREE
23860 Open Gym  6 - 12yr M - F 3 - 5pm September 4, 2018 December 28, 2018 FREE
23863 Badminton  18+ Tu Th 6 - 9pm September 4, 2018 December 27, 2018 $3
23859 Fun-Time Game Room  6 - 17yr M W F 4 - 6pm September 5, 2018 December 28, 2018 FREE
23861 Adult Open Gym  18+ M W 7 - 8:30pm September 5, 2018 December 26, 2018 FREE
23862 8 Count Chicago Stepping  18+ W 6 - 9pm September 5, 2018 December 26, 2018 $8
24054 Rec Check   6 - 12yr M - F 3 - 6pm September 10, 2018 June 7, 2019 FREE
23855 Tot Time  1 - 5yr Th 10am - 12pm September 13, 2018 November 29, 2018 FREE
23633 Youth Curling  9 - 12yr M 4 - 5:30pm October 15, 2018 December 17, 2018 FREE
23872 Archery  9 - 12yr W 4:30 - 5:30pm October 17, 2018 December 19, 2018 FREE
24136 Winter Blast   6 - 12yr W Th F 1 - 4pm December 26, 2018 December 28, 2018 FREE
24866 8 Count Chicago Stepping   18+ W 6pm - 8pm Oct 17, 2018 May 29, 2019 $8
25286 Futsal/Indoor Soccer   18+ M W 6pm - 9pm Nov 5, 2018 Mar 27, 2019 FREE
25386 Teen First 13 – 17yr M - Th 3pm – 7pm Dec 3, 2018 May 30, 2019 FREE
24442 Self Defense   9 - 18yr Tu Th 5pm - 6pm Dec 6, 2018 Jan 31, 2019 FREE
24443 Video, Music, Photog & Coding   14 - 21yr F 5pm - 6:30pm Dec 7, 2018 Feb 15, 2019 FREE
25485 Adventure Fridays 8 – 14yr F 3pm – 6pm Dec 14, 2018 May 10, 2019 FREE
24136 Winter Blast   6 - 12yr W - F 1pm - 4pm Dec 26, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 FREE
25387 P.A.L Nerf Gun & Laser Tag 8 – 18yr F 4pm – 6pm Dec 28 2018 May 31, 2019 FREE
25284 Tot Time   1 - 5yr W 10am - 12pm Jan 2, 2019 May 29, 2019 FREE
25285 Badminton   18+ Tu Th 6pm - 9pm Jan 3, 2019 May 30, 2019 $3
24444 Hope News   9 - 18yr M 4:45pm - 5:45pm Jan 7, 2019 May 27, 2019 FREE
24441 Frogtown Farm Youth Project   9 - 18yr Tu 5:30pm - 6:30pm Jan 15, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 FREE
24498 Archery   9 - 11yr Tu 4pm - 5pm Mar 26, 2019 Jun 4, 2019 FREE
25365 Spring Blast   6 - 12yr M - F 1pm - 4pm Apr 1, 2019 Apr 5, 2019 FREE

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

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

Outdoor Amenities:
Baseball Field
Basketball Court
(2) Football Fields
Picnic Area
Playground
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.

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