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Birthday Parties

The J is a great place for your child’s next birthday party. Our staff will work with you to create the perfect party for your child and friends. From sports to swimming, to games and other activities, we have you covered. Our Sports & Recreation and Family Center Staff have created the complete party packages for you to choose from – all you have to do is invite your guests.

Party Packages

Indoor or Outdoor Pool Parties

All ages. Let your child make a splash at his or her birthday party by hosting it at one of the J’s many state-of-the-art pools. The birthday child and guests will swim and enjoy water games, supervised by an aquatics staff member. Also included in this package is a party room where partygoers can sing happy birthday, open gifts and enjoy cake and ice cream!

Parties must be reserved a minimum of two in weeks in advance.

Party Cost: $180 members/$225 public (up to 15 children)
Additional Children: $12 members/$15 public
Deposit: $75 non-refundable deposit required at the time of reservation

Pool Party Contacts:
Heather Cheseman, 314-442-3296 (SFC)
Tracy Branson, 314-442-3495 (Fox)

Sport-themed Birthday Parties

5 to 11-year-olds. Birthday girls and boys can shoot and score, round the bases, and celebrate the way they want because it’s their birthday party! Invite your guests, choose your child’s favorite sport(s) and have a blast. Sport choices include: floor hockey, flag football, soccer, lacrosse, matball, dodgeball and many more – you tell us what your child would like! Sport-themed parties include a private room for food and drinks. Bring your party favors to the J and let our staff entertain the partygoers.

Party Cost: $180 members/$225 public (up to 15 children)
Additional Children: $12 members/$15 public

Sport-themed Party Contacts:
Jessica Bauer, 314-442-3431 (Chesterfield)
Lory Cooper, 314-442-3198 (Creve Coeur)

Family Center Birthday Parties

5 years and younger. The Family Centers in both Chesterfield and Creve Coeur are the perfect spaces for children to play and have an amazing time with friends and family. Family Center Parties include set-up and breakdown time, an optional staff person for 90 minutes, and lots of fun.

Party Cost: $100 members/$125 public (facility rental without dedicated staff person)
$150 members/$175 public (facility rental with dedicated staff person)
$180 members/$225 public (theme party and facility rental with dedicated staff person)

Family Center Party Contacts:
Emilie Brockman, 314-442-3267 (SFC)
Marianne Chervitz, 314-442-3454 (Fox)

Create Your Own Party (Room Rentals)

All ages. Use the J’s facilities to create customized party for your child. Our facilities provide an opportunity to create a fantastic party space. Have an idea for a great party? Reach out to our facility rental staff to make it happen.

Facility Rentals Contact:
Randi Poscover, 314-442-3427


Our preferred caterers will see to it that you have the best menu at your event. Herky’s J Café (onsite at the Staenberg Family Complex) can also cater your party or meeting.

For more information about celebrating your birthday with Herky’s J Café, contact Robin Rickerman (, 314-442-3275.