Education is a lifelong process the University just helps to lay the foundation for continued learning. The location was in have to have of a recreation facility to aid supply solutions to the troubled youth of the community. The Chanhassen Recreation Center opened in September of 1995 and serves the residents of Chanhassen and the surrounding region. Recreation Centers may be reserved 30 days to 11 months in advance of the requested reservation date. Please note that the Student Recreation Center will begin operating with restricted hours during winter break beginning on Friday, December 9 and continuing via Tuesday, January three. These hours are listed on the panel to the right.