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.

Fall

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
23704 Hip Hop Dance  9 - 13yr Th 6 - 7:30pm September 13, 2018 December 13, 2018 FREE
23705 Tae Kwon Do  9 - 13yr F 6 - 7:30pm September 14, 2018 December 14, 2018 FREE
23927 Candy-licious Thanksgiving Crafts  6 - 11yr W 4:30 - 6pm November 21, 2018 November 21, 2018 FREE
24098 Little Elves Workshop   12 - 17yr Tu - Th 5 - 6pm December 11, 2018 December 13, 2018 FREE
23929 Holiday Candy Craft Party  6 - 11yr F 1 - 4pm December 21, 2018 December 21, 2018 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

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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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.