To view class offerings and schedules, click the catagories to the left.

WHEN CREATING AN ACCOUNT, PLEASE FIRST CREATE A PRIMARY CONTACT (FOR YOUTH THIS SHOULD BE THE PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN) AND THEN ADD ALL FAMILY MEMBERS.

When registering for classes, please be sure to select the NAME OF THE PARTICIPANT TAKING THE CLASS, NOT THE PARENT/GUARDIAN.

Questions? Call the Coon Rapids Ice Center at 763-951-7222.
Mindful Meditation and Yin Yoga
MINDFUL MEDITATION AND YIN YOGA – ALL LEVELS
With Bridget Dunn and BODY SENSE Pilates and Wellnesss Studio.
Explore the dynamic integration and transition of deep release and meditation in this all-levels Yin and Meditation class. Each pose presents an opportunity to center your mind while in a slow-paced style of yoga with postures, or asanas, that are held for longer periods of time. Each class begins or ends with a longer period of Mindfulness Meditation.
Offered through BODY SENSE Pilates and Wellness Studio with Bridget Dunn.
Classes will be held at Coon Rapids Ice Center, 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd NW
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Mindful Meditation and Yin Yoga 3/29/2018 - 5/17/2018 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Th CRIC Info
Fresh Food Frenzy
Even the busiest families can enjoy simple meals made fresh local food year-round! Grow your own groceries or find and enjoy locally grown food while saving time, money and the planet. Prepare now to maximize your use of an abundant harvest. Workshops brought to you by the Coon Rapids Sustainability Commission. Fresh Food Frenzy workshops held at the Coon Rapids Civic Center Training Room, 11155 Robinson Drive.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register 2. Grow Vegetables in Permanent Raised Beds the Permaculture Way 4/24/2018 - 4/24/2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Tu Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register 3. Local Food for Dinner 365 Days a Year 5/1/2018 - 5/1/2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Tu Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register Backyard Herbal 5/16/2018 - 5/16/2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM W Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register Fresh Food Frenzy Roundtable Discussion 5/8/2018 - 5/8/2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Tu Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register Home Canning 5/2/2018 - 5/2/2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM W Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Yoga in the Park
Yoga in the Park is held at Lion's Coon Creek Park, 1664 119th Ave.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Yoga in the Park 5/30/2018 - 6/27/2018 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM W Lion's Pk Info
Senior Tai Chi
Come learn and practice Tai Chi at Coon Rapids Ice Center, 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd NW.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Active Tai Chi 3/5-4/30 3/5/2018 - 4/30/2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM M CRIC Info
Register Active Tai Chi 5/7-6/25 5/7/2018 - 6/25/2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM M CRIC Info
Register Active Tai Chi 7/9-8/20 7/9/2018 - 8/20/2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM M CRIC Info
Register Gentle Movement Tai Chi 3/5-4/30 3/5/2018 - 4/30/2018 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM M CRIC Info
Register Gentle Movement Tai Chi 5/7-6/25 5/7/2018 - 6/25/2018 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM M CRIC Info
Register Gentle Movement Tai Chi 7/9-8/20 7/9/2018 - 8/20/2018 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM M CRIC Info
Paddleboard Classes
Classes include equipment, launch technique, and general safety. Classes are held at Crooked Lake Park 13180 Crooked Lake Blvd.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Paddleboard 101 6/20/2018 - 6/20/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM W CR LK Info
Register Paddleboard 101 7/23/2018 - 7/23/2018 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM M CR LK Info
Register Paddleboard 101 8/20/2018 - 8/20/2018 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM M CR LK Info
Register Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga 6/20/2018 - 6/20/2018 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM W CR LK Info
Register Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga 8/20/2018 - 8/20/2018 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM M CR LK Info
Register Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga Series 7/23/2018 - 8/13/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM M CR LK Info
Police Citizens Academy
Have you ever wanted to go behind-the-scenes of the Coon Rapids Police Department? Now is your chance! Participants will learn about a variety of topics, view demonstrations and take part in hands-on activities. Open to adults 18 and over.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Police Citizens Academy 9/5/2018 - 11/7/2018 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM W Info
Defensive Driving
Consumers 55+ years of age can receive a 10% discount for three years by attending a Minnesota Safety Council Defensive Driving Course. Anyone taking the course for the first time must attend an 8-hour training. Others may take the shorter 4-hour refresher course. All classes are held at the Coon Rapids Civic Center, 11155 Robinson Drive NW.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist 2018 Defensive Driving Course - 5/7 & 5/14 5/7/2018 - 5/14/2018 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM M Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register 2018 Defensive Driving Course - 8/20 & 8/27 8/20/2018 - 8/27/2018 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM M Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register 2018 Defensive Driving Refresher Course - 5/21 5/21/2018 - 5/21/2018 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM M Info
Register 2018 Defensive Driving Refresher Course - 6/18 6/18/2018 - 6/18/2018 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM M Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
Register 2018 Defensive Driving Refresher Course - 6/4 6/4/2018 - 6/4/2018 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM M Coon Rapids Civic Center Info
MELT Method
The MELT Method® (MELT®) is a simple self-treatment technique that is designed to reduce chronic pain and help you stay healthy, youthful, and active for a lifetime. Just 10 minutes of MELT three times a week is all you need to begin to eliminate the effects of accumulated tension and stress caused by daily living. This revolutionary approach is backed by the latest science and acclaimed by hundreds of thousands of devoted MELTers around the world. We will begin by using foam rollers and small treatment balls to simulate the results of massage therapy allowing you to move into your deeper connective tissue. Learn to eliminate stuck stress before it accumulates causing chronic aches and pains and unwanted signs of aging. Reduce inflammation, ease chronic neck and low back strain, improve alignment, rebalance your nervous system, reduce stress and tension and keep your whole body feeling great at any age.
MELT Classes are offered through BODY SENSE Pilates and Wellness Studie WITH CERTIFIED MELT INSTRUCTOR – BRIDGET DUNN.
Classes will be held at Coon Rapids Ice Center, 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd NW
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Saturday - MELT Method 3/31/2018 - 5/19/2018 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Sa CRIC Info
Register Thursday - MELT Method 3/29/2018 - 5/17/2018 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Th CRIC Info
Register Tuesday - MELT Method 3/27/2018 - 5/15/2018 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Tu CRIC Info
Vinyasa Yoga
Build strength and flexibility and learn to manage stress through movement, breath and relaxation. Classes offered through BODY SENSE Pilates and Wellness Studio with Bridget Dunn.
Classes will be held at Coon Rapids Ice Center, 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd NW
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Vinyasa Yoga - Level 1 3/31/2018 - 5/19/2018 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa CRIC Info
Garden Plots
Garden plot reservations are now open to returning 2017 renters who are Coon Rapids residents through February 9th. The gardens are located on 121st Ave, East of Hanson next to Fire Station #2.

If you are not a 2017 renter, and choose to register before 3/5/18, you will not receive a plot and will be placed at the end of the waitlist. Beginning March 5th, new Coon Rapids residents may reserve one plot per household on a first come first serve basis until May 31st. Plots will be available for planting approximately May 1st through October 21st.

Water is included in the rental fee. Please keep watering to a maximum of one hour. Turn off the water when you leave (no unattended watering) and do not water overnight. Gardeners must provide their own hoses, tools, and supplies.

Fencing is allowed (except barbed wire) but is not provided by the City. The garden plots are assigned to you by number (see above) and marked out with stakes. Fencing and gardening materials for all plots must be cleared out by October 15th. Any materials left behind WILL BE DESTROYED. Please consider donating any of your food items to ACBC Food Shelf, 2615 – 9th Ave., Anoka, MN 55303, (763) 422-0046.

Please follow City Codes 8-502 and 8-503 which prohibit the existence of noxious weeds or grass/weeds greater than 8” high. Garden at your own risk, the City does not guarantee the soil and/or your garden harvest.

Parking on the north shoulder of 121st Ave. is permitted. Please do not park at the Fire Station.

Call Ryan Gunderson, Recreation Coordinator, at (763) 767-6513 with any questions or concerns. All paid rental fees are final, no refunds will be issued. For additional rules, please see the attached “Guidelines to Happy Gardening”. A damage fine equal to the amount of the garden plot rental fee will be billed to any tenants not following the rules and guidelines.

Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Full Garden Plot - Large 5/1/2018 - 10/21/2018 Community Garden Info
Full Garden Plot - Small 5/1/2018 - 10/21/2018 Community Garden Info
Photography Basics
Learn about composition, shutter speeds and f-stops. Bring your digital camera to learn about all the capabilities and how to use it. This class will be held in Shelter #4 - next to the parking lot of Lions Coon Creek Park, 1664 119th Ave.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Photography Basics 6/23/2018 - 6/23/2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lions Coon Creek Park Info