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


Fun Run

Lifeguards Needed!

Thornton Aquatics staff are holding five swim clinics for lifeguard applicants during the month of January at CRC.  
Winterfest

January-February Sale

Savings for both new and existing pass holders on their annual or ongoing passes to both of our recreation centers.
Santas Calling

Saturday, February 5

It's a holiday dance party with our Adaptive & Inclusive Recreation (AIR) program! Bring a friend and plan on making some more!
Job Openings

Job Openings

Are you currently looking for employment? Thornton may have just the right job for you!
Take a look & apply today.

Activites Guide

2022 Winter-Spring

Take a look at the 
2022 Winter-Spring Activities Guide and the TPRCP Magazine for
department offerings.
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.
Join Our Team

Looking for Lifeguards 

Would you like to join our amazing team of lifeguards? Apply today and begin your journey as a protector of our Thornton pools!