Sports

Detailed information on the programs listed below can be found in the recreation brochure–each listing indicates whether information can be found in the March, July, or December publication of the brochure, or whether it is listed year-round. You can register for these sports by calling 952.939.8203, except where a different phone number is listed.

Other sports activities

Lessons and workshops

Aquatics

Learn about swimming lessons and water aerobics programs.

Depending on the season, swimming lessons are offered at Williston Fitness Center as well as Hopkins West Junior High and Shady Oak Beach.

Brochure: Year-round

Skating

Lessons at Minnetonka Ice Arena. You can also find information on Figure Skating and Hockey at the Ice Arena. Outdoor ice rinks are available seasonally dependent on weather.

Brochure: Year-round.

Phone: 952.939.8310

Tennis

Indoor and Outdoor Lessons for youth and adult. All levels. Learn more about the Williston Fitness Center’s Tennis program.

Brochure: Year-round.

Baseball/softball clinics and Pine Tar Academy clinics

Pine Tar Academy: pinetaracademy.com

Brochure: Year-round

Phone: 952.939.8378

Learn more on the Williston Fitness Center’s Baseball and Softball page.

Pickleball

Pickleball uses a plastic ball and a wooden racket slightly larger than a ping pong paddle and is played on a court roughly half the size of a tennis court. Two pickleball courts, striped onto the basketball court area, are available at the Williston Fitness Center. Learn more about Pickleball at the Williston Fitness Center.

Golf lessons

Adult, youth and couples, Indoor and outdoor offered.

Brochure: Year-round

Introduction to ball skills

Basketball, T-ball and Soccer for Kindergarten and First graders

Brochure: July and December

Lacrosse

Introductory clinics and skills camps available

Brochure: December

Safety awareness, ages 5 and over

Beginner–Advance Levels. Fall, Winter and Spring classes

Brochure: July

Special activities

Adaptive Recreation: REACH for Resources

Year-round adaptive programs for youth and adults.

Brochure: Year-round

Phone: 952.988.4176

Aqua Exercise

For people with arthritis, instructors are certified through the Arthritis Foundation. Learn more about water aerobics.

Brochure: Year-round

Canoe Trips

Minnehaha Creek, St.Croix River and BWCA. Spring, summer & fall trips. Learn more about canoeing Minnehaha Creek.

Brochure: March and December

Health and Fitness

Aerobics, Yoga, Kickboxing, Body Tone and more. Learn more about group fitness.

Brochure: Year-round

Employment

Apply online for employment. Recreation Services offers many part-time jobs throughout the year.

Brochure: Year-round

Locations with on-going sport activities

Lindbergh Center

For hours and memberships available for purchase.

Brochure: Year-round

Phone: 952.988.4519

Playgrounds

Supervised playgrounds, Tiny Tots, Play Mobiles and Summer Adventure Club

Brochure: March

Shady Oak Beach and Libbs Lake Beach

Learn more about these beach locations.

Brochure: March

Skate Park

Glen Lake Skate Plaza—Minnetonka, open spring until fall, weather permitting.

Brochure: March and July

Athletic field reservations

Learn more about reserving athletic fields.