About the R.P. Lumber Center

The R.P. Lumber Center is a recreational complex located in Edwardsville, Illinois, that offers its residents and the surrounding communities a year-round option for skating, exercise and more. Offering one of the only 175-meter special surface tracks in the area, the R.P. Lumber Center features a state-of-the-art ice rink as well as a fitness room, teen center and meeting space. 

The facility is conveniently located adjacent to Edwardsville High School, Metro-East Lutheran High School, Illinois Route 157 and Governors Parkway, and is accessible from the many outdoor trails in the community.

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The R.P. Lumber Center came about as part of the City's A Better Place to Play park enhancement campaign, which also led to the Leon Corlew Park and Splash Pad and Plummer Family Park. 

Questions? Email: thecenter@cityofedwardsville.com


ADDRESS: 6289 Tiger Drive, Edwardsville, IL 62025


  • Sunday: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Monday: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Thursday: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Friday: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Saturday: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

PHONE NUMBER: 618-307-1706

•  Key Features of the R.P. Lumber Center  •

  • NHL Regulation-Size Ice Rink
    • RP Lumber Center ice rinkHockey Program
      • Little Learn to Play Hockey
      • Adult recreation leagues and stick 'n puck play
      • Surrounding community high school teams
      • Club hockey teams
    • Learn to Skate Programs
    • Figure Skating
    • Broom Ball
    • Special Events and Activities - including team building and birthday parties
    • Recreational skating for all ages
  • The Garage Teen Center-RP LumberTeen Center
    • 4,365-square-foot indoor/outdoor space
    • Centrally located near EHS and Metro-East Lutheran High School
    • Offers after-school activities including tutoring, study space and a safe gathering hangout
    • Student visitors must register to use the teen center during after-school hours while school is in session. The registration form is available at the R.P. Lumber Center or can be printed out HERE.
  • Community Room(s)
    • Large community space that can be used for local organizations, clubs and groups
    • Divides into two smaller spaces as needed
    • 100+ capacity 
  • RP Lumber Center track (Scott Evers)Indoor Track & Fitness Center
    • Indoor, four-lane track overlooking the ice rink
    • 175-meter special surface track
    • Offers year-round space for walkers and runners