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Thornton Parks, Recreation & Community Programs
Available, Postponed and Cancelled Program & Facility Updates

On Saturday, May 16, some of the Thornton park amenities re-opened. We are pleased to be able to offer the community the use of these amenities on a limited basis.

 

The safety and well-being of our community is our top priority! 
Community members are asked to adhere to the following guidelines in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

·        Stay home if you have a fever or otherwise have symptoms of being ill (headache, chills, etc.)

·        Wear a face covering when indoors or in close proximity to others

·        Maintain a distance of 6 feet from other people

·        Follow handwashing, coughing and sneezing etiquette

 

We hope you stay well, stay healthy and stay connected with Thornton Parks, Recreation and Community Programs.



Select one of the following categories for more information on:
» AVAILABLE OFFERINGS   » POSTPONEMENTS   » CANCELLATIONS

*Please understand that ALL CDC mandated social distancing rules apply
when participating in any of our current available offerings*


AVAILABLE OFFERINGS 
General COVID-19 Guidelines for Activities & Programs

Updated Tuesday, June 23 @ 7 a.m.

ACTIVE ADULT

BEGINNER ZENTANGLE - AGES 18+ - IN PERSON AT TWRC
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn relaxing process of drawing beautiful images using structured patterns. No previous skills required. All supplies included.
231215-A Th July 30 10-12 p.m. $30R/$32NR
Register Here

BEING CALM INSIDE, DESPITE YOUR OUTSIDE WORLD - VIRTUAL ZOOM
You will learn techniques that support creating an inner calm throughout everyday life.
236413-A We July 29 6:30-7:30 p.m. $25R/$27NR
236413-B Tu August 18 3-4 p.m. $25R/$27NR
Register Here

ESSENTIAL OILS: BACK TO SCHOOL - AGES 18+ - IN PERSON AT TWRC
How to use essential oils safely on your kids. Leave with three ready to use DIY recipes: Bedtime roller, hand sanitizer spray and an immunity roller.
236421-A Mo July 20 6-7:30 p.m. $30R/$33NR
236421-B Sa August 1 10-11:30 a.m. $30R/$33NR
Register Here

ESSENTIAL OILS: SUMMER SKIN CARE - AGES 18+ - IN PERSON AT TWRC
Find out how and why natural essential oils are the best way to treat summer skin care issues. Make your own sunburn balm.
236420-C TU July 28 6-7 p.m. $25R/$28NR
Register Here

JULY HIKES
Monday, July 13 - Tilting Mesa to Mesa Top Loop, Golden
Monday, July 20 - NCAR Table Mesa & Bear Canyon Loop, Boulder
Monday, July 27 - Rawhide Trail, Golden

OUTDOOR BEGINNING LINE DANCE CLASS; register here or by calling 720-977-5777, Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Trail Winds Recreation Center; Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m.; Ages 18+
Space is limited. Enter through main doors and please bring your own water bottle.
236309-C  July 8-29 $16R/$18NR
236309-D  August 5-19 $12R/$14NR

UP, UP AND AWAY ZENTANGLE - AGES 18+ - IN PERSON AT TWRC
Come relax and have fun creating your very own hot air balloon! All supplies included.
231216-A Fr August 7 9 a.m.-12 p.m. $35R/$37NR
Register Here

ZOOM ACTIVE ADULT FITNESS CLASSES; details here

ZOOM VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING CLASSES & ACTIVITIES; details here

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

ARTS & CULTURE

NEW ACOUSTIC TUESDAY CONCERTS in Lu Murray Park
7-8 p.m., July 7-September 22; details here

TWIST AND SHOUT SUMMER CONCERTS in Carpenter Park
7-8:30 p.m., July 9-August 27; details here

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

FACILITIES

ARTS & CULTURE CENTER

CARPENTER RECREATION CENTER

CITY POOL Private rentals are not available.

FREE Grab N Go Youth & Teen Meal Program
Thornton Community Center, 2211 Eppinger Blvd.
Monday-Friday: Shelf stable breakfast 8:30-10:30 a.m. / Snacks 2-4 p.m.

PARK VILLAGE POOL Private rentals are not available.

RIVERWALK BALLFIELDS Available to city of Thornton programs only.

RIVERWALK BATTING CAGES

THORNCREEK GOLF COURSE
Visit thorncreekgc.com for details.

THORNTON COMMMUNITY CENTER

THORNTON YOUTH & TEEN CENTER

TRAIL WINDS RECREATION CENTER

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

 PARKS, COMPLEXES & OUTDOOR AMENITIES

Basketball Courts (ALL)

Carpenter Park Fields: Available by permit only for sports groups of 25 people or less

Dog Park

Drone Park

Fishing Facilities (ALL)

Inline Skating Rinks (ALL)

Northern Lights Ball Fields: Available by permit only for sports groups of 25 people or less.

Outdoor Restrooms

Pavilion Shelters: First-come, first-served basis, groups of 10 people or less.

Playgrounds (ALL)

Riverwalk Batting Cages

Skate Parks (ALL)

Tennis Courts (ALL)

Thorncreek Golf Course
Visit thorncreekgc.com for details.

Thornton Sports Complex: Available by permit only for sports groupd of 25 people or less.

Trail Winds Sports Complex: Available by permit only for sports groups of 25 people or less.

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

RECREATION

AUGUST FITNESS CLASS SCHEDULE; details here

GYMNASTICS PROGRAM
For nformation on available offerings and/or to register click here.

INDOOR SWIM LESSON REGISTRATION, Begins Monday, June 22, 7 p.m. for Thornton residents
Trail Winds Recreation Center: Sessions M, N, O (Mo/We/Fr) and Session D (Tu/Th)
COVID-19 Guidelines for Swimming Programs

OUTDOOR SWIM LESSON REGISTRATION, Begins Tuesday, June 23, 7 p.m. for Thornton residents
City Pool and Park Village Pool: Sessions M, N, O (Mo/We/Fr)
COVID-19 Guidelines for Swimming Programs

ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE (AIR) CLASSES & PROGRAMS
Information on available offerings listed here
Registration is available here.
COVID-19 Guidelines for AIR Programs

YOUTH & ADULT GENERAL INTEREST CLASSES
Information on available July classes listed here
Information on available August classes listed here
Registration is available
here.

YOUTH & ADULT SPORTS OFFERINGS
Information on available offerings listed 
here
Registration is available here.

ZOOM ACTIVE ADULT FITNESS CLASSES; details here

VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING CLASSES & ACTIVITIES; details here

PORTABLE PLAYGROUND; details here

FREE Grab N Go Youth & Teen Meal Program
Thornton Community Center, 2211 Eppinger Blvd.
Monday-Friday: Shelf stable breakfast 8:30-10:30 a.m. / Snacks 2-4 p.m.

SUMMER DANCE CLASSES
Information on available offerings listed here
COVID-19 Guidelines for Dance Participants
Register here

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

 SPECIAL EVENTS & FESTIVALS

N/A

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.



POSTPONEMENTS
Updated Tuesday, May 19 @ 8:00 a.m.

ACTIVE ADULT

N/A

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

ARTS & CULTURE

N/A

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

FACILITIES

N/A

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

 PARKS, COMPLEXES & OUTDOOR AMENITIES

N/A

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

RECREATION

AIR Adaptive Cycling - Free Demo June 12
Activity Number: 219910
Tentatively postponed until July - date TBD

AIR Hiking Club - June 15 & July 13
Activity Numbers: 209100-A, 209100-B
Tentatively rescheduled for July or August

AIR Rock Climbing (standard and adaptive gear) - June 13
Activity Numbers: 269920-C, 269921-C
Tentatively rescheduled for July or August

AIR Summer Dance Party
Postponed to Saturday, August 1

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

 SPECIAL EVENTS & FESTIVALS

N/A

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.



CANCELLATIONS

Updated Tuesday, June 23 @ 7 a.m.

ACTIVE ADULT

August Programming @ the Active Adult Center, 11181 Colorado Blvd. (ALL)

August Programming @ the Active Adult Wing at Trail Winds Recreation Center (ALL)

August Trips (ALL)

August Events (ALL)

August Wellness Offerings (ALL)

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

ARTS & CULTURE

Funtaztikidz Programs (ALL)

Summer Camps (ALL)

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

FACILITIES

Active Adult Center

Thornton Community Building

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

 PARKS, COMPLEXES & OUTDOOR AMENITIES

Block Party Trailer

Carpenter Boat House, Carousel and Spray Ground

City Pool Private Rentals

Park Village Pool Private Rentals

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.


RECREATION

AIR Adaptive Cycling Ride - Adaptive Adventures
Activity Number: 219911
Monday, July 20

Abrakadoodle: Myths and Legends - Virtual Zoom Class
Activity Number: 263703-A
Saturday, June 20 - Saturday, July 18

Abrakadoodle: Myths and Legends - Trail Winds
Activity Number: 263703-B

CARA Gymnastics & Track

Partners in Parenting

June Programming on Wednesdays at the Community Building

Session 1 Kids Camp Dance Classes

Swim Lessons at TWRC:
Session A (Monday & Wednesday)
Session C (Tuesday & Thursday) - Including Adaptive Swim Lessons
Session K & L (Monday, Wednesday & Friday)
Session G (Saturday)

Spanish Immersion - Virtual Zoom Class
Activity Number: 213711-A
Monday, June 8 - Tuesday, July 28

Thornton Preschool Classes (ALL)

Unified Softball (June Session)
Activity Number: 209220-A1, B1

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.

 SPECIAL EVENTS & FESTIVALS

9Health Fair

Fourth of July Celebration

Lions Club Relays

Spirit of Thornton

Thorntonfest

Please check back often for updates as our situation is fluid and will begin to change as state and county restrictions begin lifting.


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