About the PACC

PACC is a multi-use, multi-age, recreational, fitness, and social center featuring numerous amenities.

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The PACC was founded in the mid 1980’s and opened its doors in June of 1989. Today, the PACC is a frequent stop for exercise, recreation, and socializing for many individuals. It also serves as a great facility for those who are visiting the area while on business or vacation.

Activities and opportunities include open swim, seasonal roller skating, swimming lessons, fitness classes, birthday
parties, pick-up basketball, racquetball, pickleball, wally ball, volleyball, lap swim, fitness equipment, and more. In addition many community events are held at PACC including shows, church fairs, tournaments, lock-ins, and more, all of which assist in offsetting the operating expenses.

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The PACC is a 501(c)3 non-profit which qualifies as a charitable organization.
Charitable donations can, individually or in part, fund capital (building) projects and
equipment purchases. They can also assist by providing membership scholarships or day
pass assistance for less fortunate area families to be able to access the PACC and its

The PACC Staff

Leigh Shebeck, Executive Director

Tracy Bieger


Scott Baker, Maintenance Director

Deb Brenk, Wellness Director

Carly Pederson, Fitness & Wellness Director

Jill Shipman, Aquatics Director

Board of Directors

Tammy Sturdevant (Chair)
Jim Johnson (City Council

Bryan Byrne
David Arvig
Tina Rasmussen
Maggie Fresonke
Marni Moch
Tony Stoll

Building Hours

May 1 thru Sept 30
Monday – Friday 5:30 am – 9 pm, Saturday 8 am – 4 pm, Sunday 12pm – 4pm
Closed Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day
October 1 thru April 30
Monday – Friday 5:30 am – 9 pm, Saturday 8 am – 7 pm, Sunday 12pm – 7 pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and Easter Day
Open Christmas Eve 5:30 am – 12pm (if not on a weekend)
Open January 1 from 12:00pm – 4:00 pm



Perham Area Community Center
620 3rd Avenue SE Perham, MN 56573

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Mon- Fri 5:30 am - 9 pm
Saturday 8 am - 7 pm
Sunday 12 noon - 7 pm


© 2017 PACC.  Website by Arvig® Media.


If Perham-Dent Schools are cancelled because of weather, the PACC will be closed.

If there is an early release from school due to weather, the PACC will remain open as long as is reasonable to do so and allow staff to get home safely.

Any updated weather information can be found on the PACC Facebook page, or as a website pop-up. If in doubt, please call the Front Desk at 346-7222 before traveling to the PACC.

Those with 24/7 access will still be able to enter the building, but we do encourage people to stay safe.