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Adult Athletics

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 Programs offered

Adult athletics are open to men and women. We offer a wide variety of sport programs and leagues including:

  • Adult yard game league
  • Baggo tourney
  • Basketball leagues
  • Golf leagues
  • Hockey league
  • Horseshoe club
  • Kickball league (co-rec)
  • Sand volleyball league (co-rec)
  • Soccer league (co-rec)
  • Softball
  • Tennis leagues

Team registrations

Team registrations are taken for most leagues. If you are interested in signing up your team to participate, you must register and pay in person or through the mail:

Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center
5600 85th Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443

Standings

The most current and up-to-date standings can be found in the document module to the right. Please choose your teams program to access the latest standings.

Free agent program

If you would like to be placed on teams as an individual, call the Recreation Office at 763-493-8333 to be placed on a free agent list.

When teams are looking for additional players this list is made available to them to help fill out their teams. You may also use this list to coordinate your own team.

Severe weather notice

City programs held at school facilities will be canceled if schools close during the day. Call the Weather and Information Line at 763-493-8181, after 4 p.m. for weather-related cancellations.

Kids and families playing basketball during open gym

Adult drop-in gym

Adult open gym is for 18 years and older. A picture ID is required. Everyone is required to sign in at the front desk!

Activity Days Time Cost per person
Pickleball Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. $2
Soccer Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. $3
Volleyball Sundays 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. $4

Some dates are closed due to BPAA tournaments, holidays, and other events. No activities on November 24, 26 and 27.

Location

Zanewood Recreation Center
7100 Zane. Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428

Family open gym

Days Time Location
Saturdays 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Zanewood Recreation Center

Some dates are closed due to BPAA tournaments, holidays, and other events. No activities on November 24, 26 and 27.

Get in a workout with your whole family! Enjoy quality time with a wide variety of activities during Family Open Gym Time. All youth must be accompanied by an adult (18 or older).

Adults playing indoor Pickleball

Pickelball introduction lessons

Want to learn the very basics and get to know the game of Pickleball? Free lessons will be given monthly as people are interested. This one day, 2-hour lesson will provide you the chance to learn skills, and play with other like players. It is a fun game, you can learn quickly and improve on the more you play.

Day Time Location
First Monday of every month 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Maple Grove Community Gym

 

Cost

Free

Register

Sign up with Maple Grove

October program code: 411320-02
November program code: 411320-03
December program code: 411320-04

Indoor pickelball

We have all the equipment you need, just wear tennis shoes and comfortable clothes.

Season

October through May

Check-in procedures

Resident and non-resident

Silver&Fit or SilverSneakers participants please check in at front desk with your card before heading to the courts, then check-in on the clipboard in the gym.

Non Silver&Fit or SilverSneakers

Residents can check-in on the clipboard in the gym. Non-residents make your $3 payment at the front desk and then check-in on the clipboard in the gym.

Days Time Number of courts Location
Monday through Thursday 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. 4 Community Activity Center
Mondays and Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 2 Community Activity Center
Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 1 Zanewood Recreation Center

Some dates are closed due to BPAA tournaments, holidays, and other events.

Updates

To get updates on occasional no dates, contact Dave Herickson.

Email Dave Herickson

Men playing outdoor Pickelball

Outdoor pickelball

Nets, balls and some paddles are available (but don’t assume there will always be sufficient paddles). 

Season

May through October

Level Days Time Location
Beginner/novice Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. Norwood Park
Experienced Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. Bass Creek Park

For complete schedules email Dave Herickson.

Email Dave Herickson

Northwest metro adult sports

We're bringing more options to you with our partnership with the Recreation and Park Departments from Brooklyn Center, Crystal, Maple Grove and New Hope.

Men's Monday night basketball league

New Hope Parks and Recreation will offer an officiated Men's Basketball League this fall and winter. The league will be classified Men's Class C/D and the winner will receive a paid berth to the state tournament.

Season

Starts November 7

Cost

$590 per team

Location

New Hope Community Gym
North end of Cooper High School
8230 47th Ave. N.
New Hope, MN 55428

More information

Call 763-531-5151

Men's Thursday basketball league

An officiated 5-on-5 men's basketball league. Teams are divided into divisional play and may advance to Minnesota Recreation and Parks Association (MRPA) State Tournaments.

Season

Starts December 8

Cost

$550 per team

More information

Register with Brooklyn Center Recreation Department. Call 763-569-3400.

Volleyball leagues

Officiated 6-on-6. Teams are divided into divisional play and may advance to Minnesota Recreation and Parks Association (MRPA) State Tournaments.

Season

Fall season runs September through December; guaranteed ten matches. Winter leagues begin in January.

Day League type Team fee Team limit
Mondays Co-rec $300 24
Tuesdays Women $300 48
Wednesdays Men $330 16

 

Locations

Earle Brown Elementary School and North View Middle School.

More information

Register with Brooklyn Center Recreation Department. Call 763-569-3400.

Contact us

Community Activity Center (Recreation and Parks Department)

5600 85th Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
View map and directions to the Community Activity Center

Summer hours

Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, closed unless we have a scheduled event or activity
Hours may vary based on events and activities.

Phone and email

Steve Gulenchyn
763-493-8343
Email Steve Gulenchyn

 

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