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


Swim Clinics

Lifeguards Needed!

Thornton Aquatics staff are holding swim clinics for lifeguard applicants at Carpenter Recreation Center.  
Vendors Needed

Looking for Vendors

Thorntonfest is back in true fashion this year and we are currently looking for businesses, organizations and craftsman to take part in our event!
Thorntonfest

June 4 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Thorntonfest is just around the corner! Join us on Saturday, June 4 at Carpenter Park Fields for a day of food, live entertainment and fun!
Job Openings

Available Now!

Our Summer Pool Schedules are  now available in an easy-to-follow chart. Check it out before it goes into effect on Saturday, June 4!

Activites Guide

Summer Programming

Activites guides are on the way!
In the meantime, check out the 2022 summer programming we have to offer in our online guide!

Naturally Thornton

Naturally Thornton

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

Job Openings

Are you currently looking for employment?
Thorntonmay have just the right job for you!
Take a look and apply today.
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!