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
Depending on the season, swimming lessons are offered at Williston Fitness Center as well as Hopkins West Junior High and Shady Oak Beach.
Indoor and Outdoor Lessons for youth and adult. All levels. Learn more about the Williston Fitness Center’s Tennis program.
Baseball/softball clinics and Pine Tar Academy clinics
Pine Tar Academy: pinetaracademy.com
Learn more on the Williston Fitness Center’s Baseball and Softball page.
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.
Adult, youth and couples, Indoor and outdoor offered.
Introduction to ball skills
Basketball, T-ball and Soccer for Kindergarten and First graders
Brochure: July and December
Introductory clinics and skills camps available
Safety awareness, ages 5 and over
Beginner–Advance Levels. Fall, Winter and Spring classes
Adaptive Recreation: REACH for Resources
Year-round adaptive programs for youth and adults.
For people with arthritis, instructors are certified through the Arthritis Foundation. Learn more about water aerobics.
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.
Apply online for employment. Recreation Services offers many part-time jobs throughout the year.
Locations with on-going sport activities
For hours and memberships available for purchase.
Supervised playgrounds, Tiny Tots, Play Mobiles and Summer Adventure Club
Shady Oak Beach and Libbs Lake Beach
Learn more about these beach locations.
Glen Lake Skate Plaza—Minnetonka, open spring until fall, weather permitting.
Brochure: March and July
Athletic field reservations
Learn more about reserving athletic fields.