Welcome to the Thornton Parks, Recreation & Community Programs Virtual Programming!

All General Interest and Get Active! classes are conducted online. Class login information for General Interest classes will be provided to you after you complete your registration. Be sure to follow us on social media for more fun activities and updates and share your Virtual Programming​ experiences with us by using #VirtuaThorntonFun! 

Updated Monday, June 15 at 4 a.m. MST   I   Continue to check back often as we will be adding more content weekly!

GENERAL INTEREST • ADULT & SENIOR

ALTERNATIVES TO TRADITIONAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING
Look at real estate investing from an angle other than single-family homes, duplexes or condos. There’s a world of options to choose from; commercial property, assisted living homes, partnerships and more. A Better Way Realty is waiving the material fee for these virtual classes (a $20 value). They will email you the materials.
216913-A Tuesday, June 16, 5:45-9 p.m. 
FeeS: $5R/$6NR Register by June 15!

ESTATE PLANNING
Learn how to use advance estate planning tools to protect your assets.  We will teach you how to avoid probate, protect your loved ones' inheritance, maximize your ability to care for a disabled child or adult family member and more.  Learn how to appoint the right people to manage your affairs and finances.
236908-D Saturday, August 8, 1-3 p.m.
Fees: $5R/$6NR Register here!

YOUR RENTAL PROPERTIES: HOW TO AVOID TROUBLE & VACANCIES
Learn how to screen your prospective tenants and keep the bad ones out. Be aware of “dos and don’ts” when dealing with tenants. Better Way Realty is waiving the material fee for these virtual classes (a $20 value). They will email you the materials.
216914-A Thursday, June 18, 5:45-9 p.m. 
Fees: $5R/$6NR Register by June 15!

BEST FOODS FOR BRAIN HEALTH
The fountain of youth for your brain could very well be in your refrigerator. Learn what foods and nutrients your brains need to stay sharp.
216904-B Tuesday, June 12, 9-10 a.m. 
Fees: $5R/$6NR Register by June 15!

PRINT YOUR ART
Use an online printer to make calendars, t-shirts, books and cards. Have your digital photos you would like to use and a credit card to pay for the extra printing fee. ZOOM meeting invitation will be emailed to you three days prior to the class.
231116-A Friday, August 7, 2-4 p.m. 
Fees: $27R/$29NR Register here!

FIND & APPLY FOR A JOB ONLINE
Get your resume ready, write a cover letter, find jobs and apply online! Be sure to prepare ahead and collect yuor past employment dates, references and addresses. ZOOM meeting invitation will be emailed to you three days prior to the class.
231117-A Wednesday, August 12, 3-5 p.m.
Fees: $19R/$21NR Register here!

GENERAL INTEREST • YOUTH & TEEN

PLAY-WELL STEM ONLINE CLASS
Tap into your imagination from the comfort of your home with the guidance of an experienced instructor. Explore your creative boundaries, learn new LEGO building techniques and connect projects to practical real-world STEM concepts.
213713-A  5-7 years, Monday-Friday, July 27-31, 11-11:45 a.m. 
213714-A  7-12 years, Monday-Friday, July 27-3111-11:45 a.m.
Fees: $54R/NR Register here!

GET ACTIVE!

LUNCHTIME SUMMER SERIES VIRTUAL FITNESS CLASSES - details here

ZOOM ACTIVE ADULT FITNESS CLASSES - details here

FUN AT HOME • ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS

ARTS THORNTON VIRTUAL ART CLUB - details here
The Virtual Art Club is open to all ages so invite the whole family to join us every other Thursday at 2 p.m. for some artistic inspiration and a simple project that you can try at home.

COVID-19 TIME CAPSULE ACTIVITY - Download & take note of history
Color, draw, and fill-out your very own COVID-19 Time Capsule.

FLAT TINY COLORING PROJECT - Download & decorate your own Flat Tiny
Follow the instructions to create your own personal Flat Tiny. The share with us on social media using #FlatTiny.

FUN IN THE SUN • OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES

HOW TO PROPERLY PLANT A TREE - View the full instructional video 
Follow along as City Forester, Cory Cyrus, shows you how to properly plant a tree.

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