Saint Anthony Park Library
(2245 Como Ave.)

All events and classes take place in the Saint Anthony Park Library auditorium unless otherwise noted. For more information about upcoming programs, please call the library at 651-642-0411, or visit Please note: The library will be closed on Wednesday, Jan. 1 and Monday, Jan. 20.

Special Events and Classes

Thursday, Jan. 2,
Vietnamese Conversation Group
6:00-7:00 p.m.

Gather for a fun, friendly hour of conversation led by a Vietnamese speaker. For native speakers or anyone interested in learning, speaking, or practicing Vietnamese. All ages welcome. Drop-in at any time. No registration required.

Monday, Jan. 6,
Middle School Book Club
6:30-7:30 p.m.

If you are in sixth to eighth grade, join us for a discussion. Please register and pick up a copy of the book at the Information Desk.

Wednesday, Jan. 8,
Adult Book Club
6:30-7:30 p.m.

Please join us to discuss interesting books. All are welcome and no registration is required. Note: Adult Book Club moved to second Wednesday in January due to New Year’s Day holiday.

Thursday, Jan. 9
Toddler Obstacle Course
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Toddlers can jump, crawl, balance, play, and explore with large movement activities designed just for them. Babies will find a corner set aside for them too. Adults must remain with children for the duration of playtime. Appropriate for ages birth to three years. Limited to the first 40 people.

Thursday, Jan. 9
Senior Cinema: Pavarotti
2:00-4:00 p.m.

From Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard comes this wonderfully intimate portrait of Luciano Pavarotti, the most beloved opera singer of all time. Run time 115 minutes. Co-sponsored by the Saint Anthony Park Area Seniors.

Friday, Jan. 24
Lunar New Year Celebration
11:30-1:00 p.m.

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with a variety of family-friendly activities that celebrate Chinese culture and traditions. Kick off the Ydear of the Rat with visiting Chinese scholars and a variety of Chinese crafts. Feel free to attend in traditional clothing.

Ongoing Events and Classes

Mondays in January
Funday Monday
2:30-4:00 p.m.

Teens can hang out every Monday after school for games, listen to music, make art, do homework, and much more!

Tuesdays in January
Baby/Toddler Storytime
9:30-10:00 a.m. and 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Storytime geared for babies and toddlers ages 0-2, but siblings are welcome. Storytime includes stories, songs and puppets. Children of all activity levels are welcome.

Tuesdays and Fridays in January
Seniors Free Exercise Program
2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Enjoy fun, gentle exercises for adults, led by a qualified instructor. Co-sponsored by the Saint Anthony Park Area Seniors.

Wednesdays in January
English Conversation Circle
4:00-5:30 p.m.

If English is not your first language, come and practice in casual conversation. All are welcome. Come when you can.

Fridays in January
Preschool Storytime
10:30-11:00 a.m.

Storytimes feature stories, songs, puppets, and more. Preschool storytimes teach social skills, listening comprehension, letter and number recognition, and vocabulary. Children of all activity levels are welcome.

St. Anthony Park Area Seniors

Planned activities for January

St. Anthony Park (SAP) Library
(2245 Como Ave.)

Tuesdays in January
(Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28)
Exercise class
2:30-3:30 p.m.

Fridays in January
(Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24 31)
Chair yoga
2:30-3:30 p.m.

Centennial United Methodist Church
(2200 Hillside)

Wednesdays in January
(Jan. 8, 15,22, 29)
Exercise class
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Wednesdays in January
(Jan. 8, 15,22, 29)
Blood pressure clinic
11:30 a.m.-noon

Fridays in January
(Jan. 10, 17)
Game Day
10:00 a.m.-noon

Lauderdale City Hall
(1891 Walnut St.)

Mondays and Thursdays in January
(Jan. 6, 9,13, 16, 23, 27, 30)

No class on Martin Luther King Day.
Tai Ji Quan class: Moving for Better Balance class
2:00-3:00 p.m.

Seal Hi-Rise
(825 Seal St.)

Tuesday, Jan. 14
Blood pressure clinic
3:00-3:30 p.m.

*Note: No Exercise class or Chair Yoga Jan 1-3 Winter Break

St. Paul Parks and Recreation

Note: Registration for Winter/Spring 2020 Classes has begun.
***Registration for Spring Sports (volleyball, futsal soccer) begins Jan 1-31.

Remember, the first 5 days are discount days!

Langford Park Recreation Center

For more information, call 651-298-5765
or visit

Thursdays, Jan. 2-March 5
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., adults

Fridays, Jan. 3-March 27
Tot Time
9:30-11:00 a.m., ages 5 and under

Saturdays, Jan. 4-Feb 1
Ice Skating Lessons
3:30-5:30 p.m., ages 3-adult

Mondays, Jan. 6-March 9
7:45-8:45 p.m., adult

Tuesdays, Jan. 7-28
Ice Skating Lessons
3-4:30 p.m., ages 3-12

Wednesdays, Jan. 8-March 25
Chess Club
6:00-7:30 p.m., ages 7-12

Mondays, Jan. 13-March 2
5:30-6:30 p.m., ages 3-6

Fridays, Jan. 31-Feb 14
Everyday Wellbeing
7:00-8:30 p.m., adults

Thursday, Feb. 13,
Parent/Child Valentine Art
6:00-7:30 p.m., ages 5-12

Friday, Feb. 14
My Messy Valentine Art
10:00-11:00a.m., ages 1.5-4

Thursdays Ongoing
Soo Bahk Do
5:30-7:00 p.m., ages 6-adult

Fridays Ongoing
Senior Bowling
9:30-11 a.m., adult

***Thursday-Saturday, Jan. 23-26
WINTER CLASSIC, Hockey and Basketball Tournaments

Northwest Como Recreation Center

For more information, call 651-298-5813
or visit

Fridays, Jan. 3-May 29
Open Gym
2:00-3:30 p.m., ages 11 and under

Fridays, Jan. 3-May 29
Teen Open Gym
3:30-5:30 p.m., ages 12-17

Sundays, Jan. 5-March 29
Family Open Gym
12:30-2:30 p.m., all ages

Sundays, Jan. 5-March 29
Adult Basketball
2:30-3:30 p.m., ages 60+

Sundays, Jan. 5-March 29
Adult Indoor Soccer
3:30-5 p.m., ages 18-40

Sundays, Jan. 5-March 29
Adult Indoor Soccer
5:00-6:30 p.m., ages 40+

Sundays, Jan. 5-March 29
Women’s 35+ Basketball
6:30-7:30 p.m.

Wednesdays, Jan. 8-29
Tennis Munchkin
2:00-2:45 p.m., ages 5-7

Wednesdays, Jan. 8-29
Tennis Red Ballers
2:45-3:30 p.m., ages 8-11

Thursdays, Jan. 9-March 26
Brains on Games
3:30-5:00 p.m., ages 7-11

Fridays, Jan. 10-March 13
STEM Challenge with LEGO Materials
2:15-3:45 p.m., ages 8-12

Saturdays, Jan. 11-Feb. 1
Ice Skating Lessons
12:00-1:00 p.m., ages 3-12

Mondays, Jan. 13-March 2
Artist Workshop
2:15-4:15 p.m., ages 5-8

Tuesdays, Jan. 14-Feb 18
Artist Workshop
2:15-4:15 p.m., ages 8-14

Wednesdays, Jan. 15-May 6
Dance classes
3:45-8:45 p.m., ages 3-17

Thursdays, Jan. 16-Feb 27
Cosmic Teen Dodgeball
7:30-8:45 p.m., ages 13-17

Saturdays, Jan. 18-Feb 8
Journey to Wellness
10:00-11:00 a.m., adult

Tuesdays, Jan. 21-Feb 25
Soccer Class
2:00-2:45 p.m., ages 5-7

Tuesdays, Jan. 21-Feb 25
Soccer Class
3:45-3:30 p.m., ages 8-12

Tuesdays, Jan. 21-Feb 25
Creative writing
2:15-3:15 p.m., ages 7-12

Thursdays, Jan. 23-Feb 27
Badminton class
2:00-2:45 p.m., ages 8-12

Thursdays, Jan. 23-Feb 27
Badminton class
2:45-3:30 p.m., ages 5-7

Friday, Jan. 24
Gamers Bots: Robotic Builders
12:00-3:00 p.m., ages 6-11

Mondays, Jan. 27-March 2
2:15-4:15 p.m., ages 8-17

Tuesdays & Thursdays Ongoing
4:30-6:00 p.m., ages 6-21

***Friday, Jan. 17
Family Skating Party and bonfire
6:00-8:00 p.m., all ages

North Dale Recreation Center

For more information call 651-558-2329
or visit

Thursday, Jan. 2-May 28
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., adult

Saturday, Jan. 4-Feb. 1
Ice Skating Lessons
1:30-3 p.m., ages 3-adult

Mondays & Wednesdays, Jan. 6-March 30
Tot Time
9 a.m.-12 p.m., ages 5 and under

Tuesdays, Jan. 14-Feb. 18
5:30-6:30 p.m., ages 3-6

Thursdays, Jan. 23-April 23
Journey to wellness
6:30-7:30 p.m., adult

Thursdays, Jan. 23-Feb 27
Intro to ballet/tap dance
5:30-6:30 p.m., ages 5-8

Thursdays, Jan. 23-Feb 27
Intro to ballet/tap dance
6:30-7:30 p.m., ages 9-12

Friday, Jan. 24
Glitter art
1:30-3:30 p.m., ages 5-12

Friday, Jan. 24
STEM + Minecraft w/LEGO,
1:00-4:00 p.m., ages 5-12

Mondays & Wednesdays, Jan. 27-March 4
Tai Ji Quan
1:00-2:00 p.m., adult

Saturday, Feb. 1-8
Multiplayer Minecraft Colosseum Builder
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., ages 7-12

Saturday, Feb. 8,
Red Cross Babysitting Training
9:30am-4 p.m., ages 11-17

Sundays, Feb. 9-March 29,
Men’s 35+ Ice & Advil Basketball
12:00-2:00 p.m., adult

Mondays & Wednesdays Ongoing
4:30-6:00 p.m., ages 6-21

Mondays & Wednesdays Ongoing
7:15-8:15 p.m., adults

Tuesdays & Thursdays Ongoing
Senior Fitness,
9:30-10:30 a.m., adult

Thursdays Ongoing
Senior Day
9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., adult

Mondays Ongoing
Challenge Square Dancing
6:30-9:00 p.m., adult

Tuesdays Ongoing
Senior Gamers
1:00-3:00 p.m., adult

Tuesdays & Saturdays Ongoing
Adult yoga

Tuesday (7:45-8:45 p.m.)
Saturday (11:00 a.m.-12 p.m.)

***Saturday, Jan. 11
Girls High school hockey games
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

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