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Dayton's Bluff Recreation Center's amenities include an outdoor playground, a gym, game room, sports fields, a theater and dance studio.
Rec Tech Lab at Dayton's Bluff Recreation Center
A new modern computer facility was installed at this location in 2018. Community members can use the lab to develop computer literacy and skills. Other rec centers with modernized computer labs include Martin Luther King Recreation Center, El Rio Vista Recreation Center, and Jimmy Lee Recreation Center. Hazel Park Recreation Center and Rice Recreation Center Teen Zone will be updated in 2019. St. Paul Parks and Recreation will also host trainings in these recreation centers
Free Summer Meals at Dayton's Bluff
Some Saint Paul Parks provides free summer meals at recreation centers for youth 18 years of age and under. For more information, call 651-793-3885.
Summer Blast Program at Dayton's Bluff
Summer Blast is a free afternoon program for kids who will be starting grades 1-6. Most locations are Monday-Thursday from 1pm-4pm from mid-June to mid-August; this park has participated in the past. Activities include crafts, art, tennis, cooking, swimming, gym games, water fun, outdoor nature activities, outdoor play, fitness, kitchen science and more. Visit the Summer Blast website for more information.
Open Gym & Tot Times at Dayton's Bluff
Families can find open gym times, tot times and family events at this facility. As always with tot times, its wise to call ahead. Times are subject to change without notice and do change seasonally. We strive to keep our calendar up to date, but we are not affiliated with the park systems.
Birthday Parties at Dayton's Bluff
St. Paul Recreational Centers have rooms available for rent. A PDF price sheet can be found HERE. Rooms at this facility include, a small craft room, a dance studio, a game room, a large gym, a kitchen, and 2 meeting rooms -- one large and one small.
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