Contact Information

Recreation Department
John P. Murzyn Hall
530 Mill Street NE
Columbia Heights, MN 55421

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 am. - 4:30 pm

The CH Recreation Department provides a wide variety of social, educational, and recreational programs for youth and, adults and seniors.
Summer Highlights Include:
Summer park programs, day trips, theater, family yoga and more.  

Youth Enrichment: Gymnastics     Dance     Tae Kwon Do    Seasonal Programs

55+ and Seniors: 
art classes, movies, exercise classes, bingo,
mini-bus outings, social groups, and much more. To view the "Active Agers" monthly newsletter visit our Senior Center page. 

To view all our programs and to register, click on this link: 
Or call our office at 763-706-3730. 

Current Recreation Brochure   Recreation Facebook Page

John P. Murzyn Hall & Hylander Center
The City of Columbia Heights operates a variety of facilities for use by residents and the general public.  
John P. Murzyn Hall (near City Hall) is available for weddings, receptions, banquets, meetings, events and more.  Call 763-706-3730 for details and to discuss COVID-19 guidelines.
Hylander Center
(adjacent to the Columbia Heights High School): gym and fitness. 
Due to COVID-19, the Hylander Center will be closed until further notice. 

Staff Contact Information
Keith Windschitl
, Recreation Director
Phone: (763) 706-3732  |  Email:  

Delynn Mulligan, Senior Citizen Coordinator
Phone: (763) 706-3735  |  Email: 

Katie Holznagel, Youth Program Coordinator
Phone: (763) 706-3733  |  Email: 

Deanna Saefke, Recreation Secretary - Murzyn Hall Coordinator
Phone: (763) 706-3734  |  Email: 

Candy Lack, Recreation Clerk
Phone: (763) 706-3580  |  Email: