West Minnehaha Recreation Center

West Minnehaha Rec Center

West 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.

Winter/Spring Activities

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Dates Cost
27613 Rec Check  6 - 12 M - F 2:00 - 6:00PM Sep 3 - Jun 9 Free
30248 Youth Open Gym  6 - 12 M - Sa 2:00 - 4:00PM Dec 2 - Jan 29 Free
29314 Adult Futsal  18+ M, W 6:00 - 9:00PM Dec 2 - Apr 29 $3
29316 Teen Open Gym  13 - 17 M - Th 4:30 - 6:00PM Dec 2 - Jun 4 Free
29315 Fun-time Game Room  8 - 16 M, W, F 4:00 - 6:00PM Dec 2 - Jun 5 Free
29328 Badminton  18+ Tu, Th 6:00 - 9:00PM Dec 3 - Jun 4 $3
29303 Teen Game Night with Eyob  13 - 18 W 6:00 - 8:00PM Dec 4 - Jun 3 Free
29302 Cooking with Bernice  7 - 13 W 5:00 - 6:00PM Dec 4 - Jun 3 Free
29309 8 Count Chicago Stepping  18+ W 6:00 - 9:00PM Dec 4 - Jun 3 $8
29324 Social Club with Amara & Ibti  13 - 18 Th 6:00 - 8:00PM Dec 5 - Jun 4 Free
29312 Teen Movie Night  13 - 18 F 4:00 - 6:00PM Dec 13 - May 29 Free
28479 Winter Blast  6 - 12 M, Tu, Th, F 1:00 - 4:00PM Dec 23 - Jan 3 Free
29299 Hope News  6 - 18 M 4:45 - 6:45PM Jan 6 - May 18 Free
30249 Tot Time  0 - 5 W, F 10:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 8 - May 29 Free
30298 Tot Time  0 - 5 W, F 10:00AM - 12:00PM Jan 8 - May 29 Free
29301 Youth Yoga (Female Only)  12 - 19 Th 6:45 - 7:45PM Jan 9 - Mar 12 Free
29300 Drone Building  10 - 17 Tu 5:30 - 7:00PM Jan 14 - Mar 17 Free
30212 Spring Blast  6 - 12 M - F 1:00 - 4:00PM Mar 30 - Apr 3 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
Sepak Takraw Court

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