Youth Programs

Youth Scholarships

The Minot Park District strives to provide access to programs and facilities that promote a healthy and enjoyable lifestyle to all Minot Citizens, regardless of income level.  In order to achieve this goal, the Minot Park District offers youth program scholarships to those in need of financial assistance. If you are interested in a scholarship, please contact the Minot Park District office 701-857-4136.

Spring Track


There will be a spring track program for girls and boys in grades 3, 4, 5 and 6. Meets will be held the first 3 Mondays in May (6th, 13th and 20th) at 6:00pm at Duane Carlson Stadium. These meets will be running events only.
*No Early Registration

Summer Art Class

$15 one time fee

Art classes for youth who have completed kindergarten through six grade will be available. Classes will be held Monday through Thursday from 8:30am – noon. Each child will be scheduled to come to two 1-hour sessions a week. Registration will be held at the Roosevelt Park Zoo on April 22 from 10:00am – 3:00pm.

Fitness Gym

$15 one time fee

This is a fun activity-based program that allows kids to exercise, move around and just be active. It is for youth who have completed kindergarten through grade six. Classes will be held Monday through Thursday from 8:30am – noon. Each child will be scheduled to come to two 1-hour sessions a week. Classes will be held in the Armory on the east side of the Auditorium. Those interested should register at the Roosevelt Park Zoo on April 22nd from 10:00am – 3:00pm.
*No Early Registration

Summer Olympics


Summer Olympics is a track meet for children ages 6-14. Meets are held on Tuesday evenings at 6:00pm at Duane Carlson Field (7th Street & 11th Ave SW). Children compete against others in their age group in running, jumping and throwing events. Ribbons are given to all participants. This program is free. Summer Olympics will take place on the following evenings: June 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th.
*No Early Registration

Youth Volleyball

Youth Volleyball League

4th and 5th grade girls divisions
-held annually in September & October

Youth Volleyball Tournament

held for teams in the volleyball league

Youth Basketball

Youth Boys Basketball League

4th and 5th grade boys divisions
– held annually in November, December, and early January

Youth Girls Basketball League

4th and 5th grade girls divisions
– held annually in January & February

Youth Cross Country

Youth Cross Country

Youth recreation cross country begins September 9th for Minot elementary students!
Open to Minot Schools, including Nedrose, South Prairie, and Burlington.
Roosevelt Park – 6:00pm
September 9
September 16
September 30
October 7
(open to schools listed above only)
September 23- open to all area schools


Weekly Scores

Fall & Winter Artventure Series

Youth Artventure Series

Join Minot Parks for Saturday morning art classes! Classes will take place once a month from October – February.  The classes are open to Pre-K – 2nd grade and 3rd – 5th graders.

Pre-K – 2nd 10:00am – 10:45am

3rd – 5th 11:00am – 12:15pm

Class Schedule:

October 19, 2019

November 23, 2019

December 14, 2019

January 18, 2020

February 8th, 2020

Register by Phone/ In Person/ or Online


Nerf on the Turf Registration

Youth Artventure Series

New Years Eve – Nerf on the Turf Party!
December 31st starting at 10:30 am we will be celebrating the New Year with a Nerf War on the turf at the Maysa Arena!

Register online or at the day of the event.

Nerf on the Turf Rules

  1. All supplies will be provided. No outside nerf guns, darts, accessories, etc.
  2. There will be two teams per age group. Teams are divided up equally and at random. You will not be able to pick which team you are on.
  3. Everyone must wear the provided eye protection.
  4. You must not fire the darts aiming on your opponent’s head or face if you do so, you will be asked to sit out of the current game
  5. Do Not Shoot your opponents from close distance. If you do so you will be asked to sit out of the current game.
  6. If you fire from close range or at the face / neck of opponent more than once. You will no longer be able to participate in the battles.
  7. 15 people max per team
  8. $10 per player


Indoor Skating at the All Season Arena

Indoor skating opportunities are offered at various times throughout the winter (Nov-Feb)

Outdoor Skating

The Recreation department offers outdoor pleasure skating, hockey rinks and supervised warming houses at Polaris Park, Perkett Elementary, Roosevelt Partk, and Municipal Ball Park from December 15- February 15 annually.

Youth Baseball & Softball

Youth Baseball and Softball

$15 one time fee

Youth softball and baseball will be organized for girls grade K-12 and boys grades K-8. Each team will play two games a week, which will take place Monday through Thursday in the morning or early afternoon. If you would like your child to participate, please fill out the registration form included in the guide and return it to the Minot Recreation office by May 4th. You may also sign up on April 22nd from 10:00am – 3:00pm at the Roosevelt Park Zoo.

If your child’s name is on a roster of a team already organized, give the registration form to your coach. Do not return another form to the office.

Any special requests are due by May 3rd. The season will start June 10th and run through the first week of August.

K-2nd Girls & BoysT-Ball
3&4 Grade GirlsHalf Pint Softball
3&4 Grade BoysPee Wee Baseball
5&6 Grade GirlsAmerican Softball
5&6 Grade BoysMidget Baseball
7&8 Grade BoysPony Baseball
7&8 Grade GirlsJunior High Girls Softball
9-12 Grade GirlsHigh School Girls Softball

Youth Tennis

Youth Tennis

$15 one time fee

Hammond Park – 3rd St and 8th Ave NE
South Hill Complex – 6th St and 16th Ave SE

Learn to play tennis! Lessons for children grades 1-8 will be available this summer! Lessons start the week of June 10th and will run Monday – Thursday from 10:00am – 1:00pm. Lessons will be twice a week. Children can register at either Hammond Park or South Hill Complex; whichever location you wish to have lessons at. No early registration required.

Junior Instructional

Coaching with Director Marc White and Staff

8-11Future StarsTues4:30pm$15/session
11-14Middle School AcademyWed4:30pm$15/session
AllAdvanced Skill, Drills & ThrillsMon6:00pm$15/session
AllTop Gun - Advanced Match PlayThurs6:00pm$15/session
Summer Tennis Events


6/8Tennis Rocks Block Party10:00am - NoonFree
6/10Summer Program Start10:00am -1:00pmFree
7/10Wimbledon - Round Robin6:00pm$15
8/1Junior Tennis Jamboree Party10:00am - NoonFree