Wilder Recreation Center
Wilder Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gym, tot-times, family events, youth and adult athletics, field rentals, rental space for parties, meetings, and events, and so much more. City Academy High School is located within the Wilder Recreation Center.
Click the activity numbers to register for Wilder Recreation Center activities online, or call (651) 298-5727. For all citywide programing, view the seasonal Parks & Recreation Activity Brochure.
|Activity#||Activity Name||Ages||Day||Time||Start Date||End Date||Cost|
|26305||Chicago Style Foot Work Dance||9 - 14yr||M||5pm - 6pm||Jun 10||Aug 26||Free|
|26296||Girls Group||10 - 16yr||W||5pm - 6pm||Jun 12||Aug 28||Free|
|26295||Hip Hop Dance||9 - 13yr||Th||6pm - 7:30pm||Jun 13||Aug 22||Free|
|26298||Floor Hockey Fun||7 - 13yr||F||4pm - 6pm||Jun 14||Aug 23||Free|
|26165||Tie Dye T-Shirts & Ice Cream Treat||6 - 14yr||M||1pm - 2:30pm||Jun 17||Jun 17||Free|
|26713||Sanneh Soccer Camp - June||6 - 13yr||M - Th||6pm - 7:30pm||Jun 17||Jun 20||Free|
|26679||Summer Blast||6 - 12yr||M - Th||1pm - 4pm||Jun 17||Aug 15||Free|
|26162||TV Interview Club||11 - 15yr||Tu||4pm - 5:30pm||Jun 18||Aug 27||Free|
|26301||Build your own Phone Charger||10 - 16yr||F||2pm - 4pm||Jun 21||Jun 21||Free|
|26400||LES Steelers Football Camp Sess 2||6 - 13yr||M W||6pm - 7:30pm||Jun 24||Jun 26||Free|
|26168||Screen Printing T-Shirt Class||10 - 14yr||M||5:30pm - 6:30pm||Jun 24||Jul 15||Free|
|26300||Community Art Project||6 - 16yr||Tu||5:30pm - 7pm||Jun 25||Jul 2||Free|
|26175||Nate's Wild Adventure Club||10 - 14yr||F||1pm - 5pm||Jun 28||Aug 23||Free|
|26174||Youth Painting with Friends||8 - 13yr||Tu||6pm - 8pm||Jul 9||Jul 9||Free|
|26314||Painting with Friends||8 - 13yr||Tu||6pm - 8pm||Jul 9||Jul 9||Free|
|26315||Wilder Kid Challenge||8 - 15yr||Th||4pm - 5:30pm||Jul 11||Jul 11||Free|
|26610||Elementary Engineering||8 - 14yr||F||2pm - 5pm||Jul 12||Jul 12||Free|
|26611||On the Go Camp||8 - 12yr||Tu - Th||10am - 4pm||Jul 16||Jul 18||Free|
|26306||LES Steelers Football Camp Sess 3||6 - 13yr||M W||6pm - 7:30pm||Jul 22||Jul 24||Free|
|26725||LES Steelers Football Camp Sess 4||6 - 13yr||M W||6pm - 7:30pm||Jul 29||Jul 31||Free|
|26797||Bucket Drumming||6 - 16yr||W||4pm - 5pm||Jul 31||Aug 28||Free|
|26166||Sidewalk Chalk Art Day||6 - 16yr||F||1pm - 2:30pm||Aug 2||Aug 2||Free|
|26299||Digital Photography Class||10 - 15yr||Tu||5pm - 6pm||Aug 6||Aug 27||Free|
|26310||Ice Cream Social||6 - 16yr||F||2pm - 3pm||Aug 16||Aug 16||Free|
|26394||Farmer's Market and Salsa Making||8 - 14yr||Th||1pm - 3:30pm||Aug 29||Aug 29||Free|
|Activity#||Activity||Age||Day||Time||Start Date||End Date||Cost|
|24055||Rec Check||6 - 12yr||M - F||3 - 6pm||September 10, 2018||June 7, 2019||FREE|
|24621||TV Interview club||11 - 15yr||M, W||4pm - 5:30pm||Dec 10, 2018||Mar 27, 2019||FREE|
|25073||Winter Holiday Dance||6 - 11yr||Th||4:30pm - 7pm||Dec 20, 2018||Dec 20, 2018||FREE|
|24137||Winter Blast||6 - 12yr||W - F||1pm - 4pm||Dec 26, 2018||Dec 28, 2018||FREE|
|24700||Hip Hop Dance||9 - 13yr||Th||6pm - 7:30pm||Jan 10, 2019||May 30, 2019||FREE|
|24589||Dessert Making||7 - 12yr||Tu||4:30pm - 6pm||Feb 5, 2019||Feb 26, 2019||FREE|
|24919||Valentine Card Making||6 - 15yr||Tu||4:30pm - 5:30pm||Feb 12, 2019||Feb 12, 2019||FREE|
|24922||Rock Art||8 - 17yr||W||6:30pm - 7:30pm||Mar 13, 2019||Mar 13, 2019||FREE|
|24618||Create-a-Play: The Power of Friendship||6 - 10yr||F||3pm - 6pm||Mar 22, 2019||Mar 22, 2019||FREE|
|25366||Spring Blast||6 - 12yr||M - F||1pm - 4pm||Apr 1, 2019||Apr 5, 2019||FREE|
|25072||Spring Fling Dance||6 - 11yr||Th||4:30pm - 7pm||Apr 4, 2019||Apr 4, 2019||FREE|
|24698||Screen Printing||8 - 11yr||Tu||6pm - 7pm||Apr 9, 2019||Apr 23, 2019||FREE|
|25071||Digital Photography Class||10 - 15yr||Tu||5pm - 6pm||Apr 9, 2019||May 7, 2019||FREE|
|24697||Teen Screen Printing with Nate||13 - 16yr||Tu||7pm - 8pm||Apr 9, 2019||Apr 23, 2019||FREE|
|24812||May Baskets||6 - 15yr||W||4:30pm - 5:30pm||May 1, 2019||May 1, 2019||FREE|
|24588||Cooking with Friends||7 - 12yr||Tu||4:30pm - 6pm||May 7, 2019||May 21, 2019||FREE|
Rentals & Reservations
- For field reservations or to reserve space at this facility, call (651) 298-5727.
- 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 is a free afternoon program for youth who will be entering grades 1-6 in the fall.
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.
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.