Federal Grant Helps Low to Moderate Income People in Arvada

Arvada, CO – The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, funded through the US Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD), is a flexible program that provides local communities with resources to address the needs of disadvantaged and at-risk citizens. In 2016 alone, CDBG helped fund vital services that provided over 25,000 instances of assistance […]

High Flyin’ Fun at The Kite Festival!

Arvada, CO – Let’s go fly a kite! The whole family will enjoy this fun, free event celebrating the artistry of kite flying. SUNDAY, April 2, 2017; 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Stenger Sports Complex at W. 58th Ave. and Quail St. The Kite Festival includes the following activities:

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – April 2017

Travel Fair: Here, There & Everywhere Tuesday, April 18, 8:15-11:15 am Looking for local or distant adventure? Whet your appetite for new destinations or those on your bucket list. Talk with local tourist and travel agencies, explore travel options, and receive giveaways, snacks, and door prize opportunities. Travel and tourist agencies call 303-467-7197 for vendor […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Mar 2015

8th Annual 60+ Spelling Bee Thursday, March 23, 1-3 pm, check-in 12:30 pm Exercise your mind! Challenge other spelling whizzes in the Spelling Bee for adults age 60+. Arvada Press/Colorado Community Media, PASCO, Brookdale Senior Living Solutions, and Celebrate Aging Colorado sponsor this event. Free, but register by 3/17.

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Feb 2017

Art Classes: Bob Ross Painting, Thurs., Feb. 16, 12-5 pm, $57(non-res. $69), plus $5 material fee. Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Feb. 20-Mar. 13, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.). Stained Glass, Tues., Feb. 21-March 21, 6-9 pm, $70 ($84 non-res.). Knitting & Crochet, Tue., Feb. 21-Mar. 28, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.). Pastels Level […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Jan 2017

35th Anniversary Celebration Thursday, January 19, 2-4 pm Celebrate the Apex Community Recreation Center turning 35 years old. Enjoy cake and entertainment by the Sentimental Sounds. The event is free; reserve your space (303) 425-9583. Superstars in Colorado History Wednesday, January 25, 1-2:30 pm Join Ed Weising and learn about the many nationally famous people […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Dec 2016

Santa’s Breakfast Saturday, December 3, 9 am Bring your kids and grandkids for entertainment and breakfast with Santa. Register with payment by 11/30, $5/person age 3 and over, children 2 and under free, but still need to register. Children must be accompanied by paying adult. Bunco Bash Thursday, December 1, 1-3 pm New and veteran […]

LiveWell Colorado Awards Arvada its Highest Recognition

Arvada reaches LiveWell Colorado’s HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign Elite Level ~ DENVER – LiveWell Colorado is proud to award Elite Status City recognition to Arvada for adopting five policies that help make it a healthy place to live, work and play. “Arvada has made a significant investment in building a healthier community,” said Julie […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Nov 2016

34th Annual Craft Fair Friday, November 4, 6-8:30 pm, Saturday, November 5, 9 am-3 pm Shop ’til you drop at over 50 tables of handmade gifts. Admission is $2 or free if you bring new school supplies for us to distribute to local children in need.

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Oct. 2016

Resource Roundup Expo Wednesday, October 19, 8:15-11:15 am Come connect with services and resources that can enhance your golden years. Receive free giveaways, snacks and door prize opportunities. Service providers call 303-467-7197 for vendor information and fees. Hats Off to Broadway Wednesday, October 26, 2-3:30 pm

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Sept. 2016

Art Classes: Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., Sept. 12-October 3, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.). Tuesday Painting, Tue., Sept. 13-October 18, 12:30-3 pm, $45 ($54 non-res.). Knitting and Crochet, Tue., Sept. 13-October 18, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.). Fundamental of Drawing, Wed., Sept. 14-October 5, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52 ($62 non-res.). Watercolor Studio, Thurs., Sept. […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Aug. 2016

Cowboy Lunch Thursday, August 18, 12-1:30 pm Kick off your boots, sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious lunch followed by musical entertainment. Sponsored by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District. Register ($8) by 8/15. 50+ Volunteer Fair: Make a Difference Tuesday, August 16, 8:15-11:15 am Add a sense of purpose and zest to your […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – July 2016

Free Summer Concert Series Join us for a morning performance for you and your grandkids, or an evening concert for the whole family in McIlvoy Park, 5750 Upham Street. Sponsored by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District, Apex Park & Recreation District Foundation, Fairway Mortgage Corporation, Prospect Recreation & Park District, Sooper Credit Union, Craft […]

Korean War Veterans Meeting

My feet were frozen at the Chosin. This veteran is not being flippant. He is talking with another Korean War vet who has been there. Many veterans, especially as they age, enjoy getting together with others who have stories to share. But their numbers are dwindling and the groups grow smaller. Such is the case […]

Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – June 2016

Strawberry Brunch and Fashion Show Thursday, June 9, 10 am This popular brunch and fashion show features participants modeling fashions from Dress Barn. Sponsored by Villa Manor Care Center, Western Hills Care Center, and Covenant Village Assisted Living. Register with payment ($14/person) by June 3. Final Wishes Expo Tuesday, June 21, 8:15-11:15 am Addressing end […]