Facing Off With the Cold
A friendly game of pond hockey is just beginning.
Lobster-mit Biking Season
Biking continues to fill the paths through the toughest months.
Eye on the Puck
St.Paul athletes skate outside during a January hockey game.
Angel on Ice
The perfect snow angel is crafted while giving the legs a rest.

Recent News

Softball Season is Here

April 22, 2014
The first Minnesota USSSA slow pitch softball tournament was cancelled due to frost in the ground remaining in early April. The season will now kick-off this weekend, April 26 and (…) Read more

Beyond Accessibility: Inclusive Playgrounds, Programs and Designs Workshop

April 10, 2014
Beyond Accessibility: Inclusive Playgrounds, Programs and Designs Workshop Friday, May 16 at the Eden Prairie Community Center MRPA, in partnership with Landscape Structures and Flagship Recreation, will host an inclusion workshop (…) Read more

MRPA Leadership Summit

April 10, 2014
MRPA will host a Leadership Summit to bring together parks and recreation directors and supervisory leaders to gain current research data in Minnesota, while learning to further adapt to changing (…) Read more

Summer Leadership Workshop

March 25, 2014
MRPA holds an annual Summer Leadership Workshop for summer staff. This year’s workshop will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Zanewood Recreation Center in Brooklyn Park. Keynote speakers include Marnie Norris (…) Read more

Minnesota Twins Parks and Recreation Days

March 10, 2014
MRPA and the Minnesota Twins will once again partner to offer three Parks and Recreation Days this summer. For game dates and additional information, click on the following link: Minnesota (…) Read more