Youth

COVID Information

  1. The following recreational guidelines are in effect as of June 26, per the variance issued to Douglas County.

    Recreation Center


    The Recreation Center is currently open. New safety precautions are in place, and users are required to reserve a 90-minute time slot online for a specific workout zone. The lap pool and leisure pool are also open by reservation only. Lap lanes are limited to two people per lane. Restrooms and showers are open, and lockers are available on a limited basis.

    Make a reservation

    In addition, the Rec Center Leisure Pool is also open by reservation. Reservations may be made 48 hours in advance.

    Please keep in mind:
    • The sauna is NOT available
    • Hot tub space is extremely limited - three people per rotation. If tub capacity is reached, participants must rotate out at the end of one bubble cycle
    • Limited lockers are available. Showers are also available for swimmers to rinse off
    • Please arrive with your swimsuit on, and be prepared to leave the facility in your swimsuit
    • Slides are available starting at 9 a.m.

    Miller Activity Complex


    The Miller Activity Complex is currently being used exclusively for summer camp programming and is not open to the general public. The Town received approval from the Tri-County Health Department to operate licensed day camps. All camps are now open and registration is currently available. More information is available at CRgov.com/Camps.

    Outdoor pools and splash pads


    Burgess and Butterfield Crossing pools are currently open. Reservations are available online 48-hours in advance.

    Make a reservation

    Splash pads at PSM and Festival parks are also open. Reservations are not required. Hours for both sites are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

    More information


    Please remember to practice social distancing and maintain a distance of at least 6 feet. Additionally, local health officials recommend wearing a face covering while in public. The intent remains to limit interactions to only those within your own household. Good hygiene - like not touching your face, and washing your hands well, and often - also remains important.


Overview

The Youth Division provides classes and events to promote self and social growth for children
and teens in a positive, safe and fun environment. All programs build and promote self-esteem, creativity, physical fitness and social awareness while encouraging children to make new friends and participate in new activities. 

Additional class information including registration, dates and times, can be found at CRgov.com/registration.

  1. Arts and Crafts
  2. Cooking
  3. Dance
  4. Drama Program
  5. Dungeons & Dragons

Arts and Crafts

KidzArt: Imagine Weekly Drawing Classes (ages 5-12)

Students “power up” their creative energy at KidzArt! Students are exposed to a variety of artistic styles, cultural interpretations and materials. Students will complete an original drawing and color it using different mediums each class time (all materials included). “If you can dream, you can draw!”

Day / time: Thursday, 4:45-6 p.m.
Fee: $75 resident ($88 nonresident)
Location: MAC

New! KidzArt: Explore! (for homeschool students) 

This weekly art program for homeschool students will build self-confidence, teach creative problem-solving and encourage students to exercise their “creative muscles” while they learn how to draw. KidzArt meets national standards for visual arts. Complete an original project each class. All materials included.

Day / time: Wednesday, 12:30-1:45 p.m.
Ages: K-6th grade
Fee:  $75 ($88 nonresident)
Location: MAC

Register for an arts and crafts classes

  1.  Fencing
  2. Inspire to Learn & Imagine
  3. Kid2KidLit
  4. Pottery
  5. Social Skills
  6. Spanish Enrichment

Youth and Adult Olympic Fencing

Discover the exciting sport of Olympic Fencing! Fencing is a centuries old art and is gaining in popularity each year. Fencing is a mental and physical sport that builds your agility, strength and stamina. It also teaches you focus, strategic thinking and problem solving. Our class fosters competition, confidence, respect and self-discipline in a safe and fun environment.  This is great sport for parents and children!

This six-week program includes an introduction to the history of fencing, weapons, target areas and fencing technique. The use of equipment is included in the class fee. 

Ages: 8-Senior
Dates: Sept. 3-Oct. 8
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Register online