Recreation

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Volunteer Opportunities with Parker Parks and Recreation

Volunteer

Looking for volunteer hours? Parker Parks and Recreation has many volunteer opportunities available for those wanting to help out the community, fill up some free time or simply complete required service hours. Volunteers can now sign up to help out at th...Read on...

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Fencing and Archery Begin in September

Archery

Archery participants ages 8 and older learn about range safety, proper archery shooting techniques and target practice in a fun and safe environment. This is a great class for individuals or families to enjoy. The class is designed for newcomers to the s...Read on...

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Kids’ Zone: Tiny Artists and Busy Builders

Tiny Artist

Tiny Artists ages 2 to 3 with an adult will make crafts, do art projects and have a great time together on Wednesdays from 10 to 10:45 a.m. The next four-week sessions begin Aug. 10 and Sept. 7 and cost $42 for Parker residents and $46 for non-residents. ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Local NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Competition

Punt Pass Kick

It’s your time to shine! The FREE annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition will be held at Salisbury Park, 11920 Motsenbocker Rd. on Friday, Sept. 9 at 5:30 p.m. Top scorers may move on to the sectionals in October, the team championship in December and...Read on...

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Kids’ Zone: Summer Olympics Camp

Summer Olympics Camp

Summer Olympics Camp is designed to celebrate the champion in all of us. Movement and sports activities will build your child’s large motor skills and confidence all while having a great time. Youth ages 4 to 7 will meet Tuesday through Thursday from July...Read on...

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Register for Fall Youth Sports Leagues Today!

YouthSports

Registration is open for a variety of fall youth sports, including Volleyball, Flag Football, Soccer, Inline Hockey and Lacrosse. Leagues start in early-August, so register now to ensure your child’s place on the team!

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Wanted: Free Agent Dodgeball Players

Adult Dodgeball

Look forward to Sundays, meet new people and perfect your trampoline jumps and drops with the Sky Zone Adult Dodgeball league! The combination of the intense game of dodgeball and the electrifying thrill of fast, furious, high-flying matches on Sky Zone’s...Read on...

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Posted on: July 15, 2016

Adult Fall Sports Leagues

Adult Sports

Registration opens July 26 for a number of adult sports leagues, including Coed Dodgeball; Men’s and Coed Indoor Flag Football; Intermediate and Coed Rec Inline Hockey; Coed Kickball and Men’s, Coed and Coed 30+ Soccer.

Registration is currently open f...Read on...

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Youth Enrichment: Friendship Skills Adventure Program

Friendship Skills

In the Friendship Skills Adventure Program, children will learn tools and strategies for dealing with daily social struggles and lower your child’s stress level during these challenging years. To start your child on a successful social adventure, sign up ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

July is National Park and Recreation Month

Park and Rec Month

This July, discover your super powers with Parker Parks and Recreation! We challenge you to BOOM, POW, WHAM with us all month long as we provide FREE activities to have a super Park and Recreation Month.

• Zoom! Trail Walk – Take selfies along the Cher...Read on...

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Youth Therapeutic Recreation

Soccer

Did you know that Parker Parks and Recreation offers Therapeutic Recreation activities for youth with disabilities? Classes and events are designed to enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities through participation in adapted programmi...Read on...

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Posted on: June 17, 2016

Registration opens June 21 for Fall Men’s and Coed Softball

Adult Softball

Parker Parks and Recreation offers men’s and coed recreation and open leagues. Registration for fall opens June 21 at 10 a.m. online at www.ParkerRec.com/Sports. Fall Men’s and Coed Softball leagues begin in August and run through the middle of October. A...Read on...

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Posted on: July 4, 2016

Kids’ Zone: Messes and Masterpieces

Kids Zone

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to make an ooey gooey mess! We’ll make unique art projects that unleash your child’s creativity. Dress for a mess or bring a smock. Youth ages 3 to 6 will meet on Thursdays from Aug. 4 to 25 at the Recreation Center, 173...Read on...

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Everyone Wins with Kids’ TRY-athlon

Kids TRY-athlon

Hey, kids, give it a TRY! Parker Parks and Recreation and Advanced Pediatric Associates present the Kids’ TRY-athlon on Saturday, Aug. 6 beginning at 7 a.m. at the Parker Recreation Center, 17301 E. Lincoln Ave.

Children ages 6 to 12 of all ability lev...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Adult Enrichment: Parenting the Love and Logic Way

Father Son

Love and Logic® is a philosophy founded by Jim Fay and Foster W. Cline, M.D., dedicated to making parenting and teaching fun and rewarding. Love and Logic provides practical tools and techniques that help adults achieve respectful, healthy relationships w...Read on...

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Posted on: July 13, 2016

Say So Long to Summer with a Race for Every Pace

So Long to Summer

It’s hard to believe, but we’re already talking about the end of summer! Say farewell and have a great time with Parker Parks and Recreation’s So Long to Summer 5K/5 Mile/10K & Family Fun Trek on Saturday, Aug. 13 at 8 a.m. at Salisbury Park, 11920 Motsen...Read on...

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Posted on: June 14, 2016

Enrichment: Canoe and Hike the Colorado River

Kayaking

Youth ages 6 and older and their favorite adult(s) can paddle together through the remote Ruby and Horse Thief Canyons and camp just west of Grand Junction, Colorado. The river is ideal for beginner paddlers and a great way to introduce kids to canoeing. ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Celebrate your Birthday at the Parker Fieldhouse and get $25 off!

Birthday Parties

Don’t let Colorado’s unpredictable weather ruin your child’s birthday party. The Parker Fieldhouse offers a variety of exciting party venue and activity options, including parties on the Climbing Wall, Sports and Games parties on the turf or inline rink, ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Pilates Reformer for Special Populations

Pilates Reformer

Pilates is extremely effective in rehabilitation. The Pilates Reformer/Tower is often used in physical therapy for all ages and can be adapted to fit most people’s needs. Pilates improves strength and flexibility, strengthening the deepest core muscles of...Read on...

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Parent/Child Fun with Kindermusik®

Kids Zone

New Kindermusik offerings range from ages 1 to 4 years with an adult. Each class combines your child’s love of music, movement and imagination into 45 minutes of weekly skill-building fun! Classes are held on Saturdays and times depend on age. New 4-week ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Give Youth a Place to Increase Fitness and Meet Goals

Kids' TRY

The Run Club for Girls is designed to help girls ages 10 to 16 get fit and feel great. Geared towards the beginner runner, participants will learn running basics and develop a training base that will set them on course to stay active. All participants wil...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Master That Ollie with Experienced SkateStart Instructors

Skateboarding

SkateStart Level 1 is a single-day camp for beginners ages 5 to 14 or those who have never tried skateboarding and want to get rolling. Campers will use the uniquely patented SkateStart skateboard (provided for use at the camp) to learn how to push and ro...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Youth Can Learn Competition and Respect Through Fencing

Fencing

Fencing is a unique sport that teaches competition, respect, and self-discipline in a safe and fun environment. During Fencing Instruction, participants ages 8 to 18 are introduced to the history of fencing, weapons, target areas and fencing technique. Pr...Read on...

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