Trail Winds Recreation Center
Trail Winds Recreation Center
Carpenter Park Playground
Carpenter Park Playground
Carpenter Park Lake
Carpenter Park Lake
WinterFest
WinterFest
Carpenter Park Complex Xeriscape Garden
Carpenter Park Complex Xeriscape Garden
Preschool
Preschool


Thornton Parks, Recreation & Community Programs
News & Events


Easter Event

Tree Planting Project

Branch out in your volunteer work and tap into your inner tree hugger! Join us April 29 for our tree planting project.
Annual Tree Sale

Celebrate Arbor Day

Come celebrate with us at the 2021 Tree Sale on Saturday, April 24! All of the trees are selected by Thornton Forestry staff.
activity reservation

Excited to See You!

We are thrilled to share that all of Thornton's recreation facilities
(TWRC, CRC, TCC & AAC) are opened. Make your reservation!
TPRCP Publications

TPRCP Publications

Take a look at our TPRCP magazine and program brochures with complete details on all Winter-Spring class/activity offerings.

Virtual Offers

Classes Now Available

Looking for fun, educational or active programs for you or your children to take part in from home? We are here to help!
Naturally Thornton

Naturally Thornton

Through this initiative we are leading by example and joining our community partners to create more waterwise landscapes!
Strategic Plan

TPRCP Strategic Plan

Keeping us on the path toward greater innovation and putting into practice the best of the best of ideas, programs and plans.
Community Center Project

TCC Project

Thornton has allocated $8.5m for upgrading the facility to comply with community needs in the 21st Century. Learn more here!