Wilder Recreation Center

Wilder Rec CenterWilder Recreation Center offers educational programs, after school activities, open gymtot-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.

Current Activities

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.

Summer

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
22560 Hip Hop Dance   9 - 14yr Th 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM June 14, 2018 August 9, 2018 FREE
22475 Tae Kwon Do   9 - 14yr F 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM June 15, 2018 August 3, 2018 FREE
22540 Summer Blast   6 - 12yr M Tu W Th 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM June 18, 2018 August 16, 2018 FREE
22520 Henna Art Tattoo - June   10 - 17yr Tu 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM June 19, 2018 June 19, 2018 FREE
22477 Wood Working - Bird Feeder & Nesting Box   8 - 14yr Th 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM June 21, 2018 June 28, 2018 FREE
22887 Sanneh Soccer Camp - June   6 - 12yr M Tu W Th 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM June 25, 2018 June 28, 2018 FREE
22304 Teen Painting & Popcorn   13 - 17yr Tu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM June 26, 2018 June 26, 2018 FREE
22521 On the Go Camp   8 - 12yr Tu W Th 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM July 17, 2018 July 19, 2018 FREE
22518 Henna Art Tattoo - July   10 - 17yr Tu 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM July 17, 2018 July 17, 2018 FREE
22485 Wood Working - Planter & Wooden Baskets   8 - 14yr F 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM July 20, 2018 July 27, 2018 FREE
22295 Tie Die Party with Kidcreate Studio   5 - 12yr Tu 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM July 24, 2018 July 24, 2018 FREE
22523 Sidewalk Chalk Art Challenge   6 - 17yr F 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM August 3, 2018 August 3, 2018 FREE
22519 Henna Art Tattoo - August   10 - 17yr F 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM August 10, 2018 August 10, 2018 FREE

Winter/Spring

Activity# Activity Name Ages Day Time Start Date End Date Cost
19879 Rec Check  6 - 12yr M - F 3 - 6pm September 11, 2017 June 8, 2018 FREE
19883 Winter Holiday Celebration  All Ages Th 5 - 6:30pm December 7, 2017 December 7, 2017 FREE
19881 Winter Blast  6 - 12yr Tu - F 1 - 4pm December 26, 2017 December 29, 2017 FREE
21603 Tae Kwon Do  9 - 13yr F 6 - 7pm February 2, 2018 March 23, 2018 FREE
21355 Girls Group  7 - 9yr Tu 6 - 7pm February 6, 2018 February 27, 2018 FREE
21593 Hip Hop Dance  9 - 13yr Th 6 - 8pm February 8, 2018 April 26, 2018 FREE
21356 St. Patrick's Day Craft  7 - 11yr Th 5 - 6pm March 15, 2018 March 15, 2018 FREE
21599 Bike Fixing Class  9 - 13yr Tu 6 - 7:30pm April 10, 2018 May 15, 2018 FREE
21606 Spring Outdoors Group  7 - 11yr W 6 - 7pm April 11, 2018 May 9, 2018 FREE
21357 May Baskets Making  7 - 14yr Tu 5 - 6pm May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 FREE

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

Sports Registration

Amenities

Indoor Amenities:
Gym (Medium)

Outdoor Amenities:
Football Field
Picnic Table
Playground
Softball Field

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

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.

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We want to hear from you!

If you have any questions, programming ideas, or suggestions please contact Ann Simerson at ann.simerson@ci.stpaul.mn.us or 651-793-6600.