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Youth summer pass is here

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Are your kids all set for the summer of fun? 3 month YOUTH summer pass is here!! June 1st-August 31st

Zumba – Party & Workout

Monday, February 7th, 2011

Get your booty shakin’! Zumba is a sassy Latin-inspired dance fitness program, which blends Latin and International music and rhythms to create a fun, party-like workout.

Many rave that this workout doesn’t feel like a workout at all.

Zumba is offered twice a week at both the Aspen Recreation Center and Red Brick Recreation Center.

  • Wednesdays | 5:30-6:30pm | Aspen Recreation Center
    Begins February 9
  • Thursdays | 12:00-1:00pm | Red Brick Recreation Center
    Begins February 10

Zumba began with Colombian fitness instructor Alberto “Beto” Perez in the ‘90s and took off in Florida in 2001. Now classes are taught to more than 10 million people in 110 countries, according to the Zumba Fitness website.

New Years Resolutions

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

So what are some of your New Years Resolutions? Maybe a few extra days at the gym or some fitness classes…

Aspen Recreation has over 20 different classes throughout the week with certified instructors to help you improve your physical, mental, and social well being while you sweat your way to a better you.

Fitness class at the Red Brick Recreation Center.

Classes offered include:

  • Power Sculpt
  • Indoor Cycling
  • Fitball
  • Circuit Training
  • Pilates (beginner through advanced)
  • Yoga
  • Weight Training
  • Beginner & Advanced Karate Classes
  • Water Aerobics

Admission: All classes are included with a Fun Pass membership, or included with daily admission.

If you prefer more one-on-one training we have that too!

Personal Training
Our personal trainers are certified fitness professionals. Our trainers work as independent contractors and have the ability to set their own schedule and will help you to develop and/or improve your exercise routine. Doubles and Triples allow you the same benefits as one-on-one. Call Rosey Murphy, AAFA Personal Trainer at 970-948-2661 to schedule your lesson today.

Lessons Member Fee Non-Member Fee
1 Private Session $85 $95
5 Private Sessions $400 $450
10 Private Sessions $750 $850
Doubles Sessions $120
Triples Sessions $150

Roll, Jump, and Play!

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Looking for something fun to do inside? The “Playhouse” at the Red Brick Recreation Center is where the action’s at!

Come roll, jump and play on our spring-loaded, super-soft gymnasium floor! Children get full use of fitness balls, jump ropes, geometric learning shapes, bolster donuts, tumbler downhill mats, and the best of it all – a bouncy house!!

December 27 | 9-11:45am and 2-4:30pm
December 28 | 9-10:45am and 2-4:30pm
December 29 | 9-10:45am and 2-4:30pm
December 30 | 8:30-11:45am and 2-4:30pm
December 31 | 8:30-11:45am – Happy New Years!

Playhouse is recommended for children ages 1-5 years old.

Playhouse at the Red Brick



Free for Fun Pass Holders | $5/per child for non pass holders
Sign-up is required at the front desk.

Call 970-920-5140 for more information.

15% Off FUN Passes

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Searching for the perfect gift for someone or maybe yourself? Give the gift of recreation! Now through the end of December the Aspen Recreation Center is offering 15% off any FUN passes purchased.

A FUN pass includes access to: Aspen Recreation Center, Red Brick Recreation Center, Aspen Ice Garden, and Aspen Tennis Club. Activities include swimming, skating, climbing, fitness classes, cardio & weight room and more!

Passholders can also bring in family and friends and they will receive the local daily admission rate.

Annual, 6-month, monthly, youth, adult, and family passes are available and can be purchased online at www.aspenrecreation.net or at the Aspen Recreation Center or Red Brick Recreation Center.

Fitness Over the Holidays

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

Mmmm….turkey, potatoes, pumpkin pie! Don’t let that Thanksgiving feast put a damper on your workout schedule. Thanksgiving Day Yoga will still be held from 7-8:30am at the Red Brick Recreation Center. What a way to start out the day!

For your pre and post Thanksgiving Day feast Aspen Recreation has over 20 different classes throughout the week with certified instructors to help you improve your physical, mental, and social well being while you sweat your way to a better you.

Fitness class at the Red Brick Recreation Center.

Classes offered include:

  • Power Sculpt
  • Indoor Cycling
  • Fitball
  • Circuit Training
  • Pilates (beginner through advanced)
  • Yoga
  • Weight Training
  • Beginner & Advanced Karate Classes
  • Water Aerobics

Admission: All classes are included with a Fun Pass membership, or included with daily admission.

If you prefer more one-on-one training we have that too!

Personal Training
Our personal trainers are certified fitness professionals. Our trainers work as independent contractors and have the ability to set their own schedule and will help you to develop and/or improve your exercise routine. Doubles and Triples allow you the same benefits as one-on-one. Call Rosey Murphy, AAFA Personal Trainer at 970-948-2661 to schedule your lesson today.

Lessons Member Fee Non-Member Fee
1 Private Session $85 $95
5 Private Sessions $400 $450
10 Private Sessions $750 $850
Doubles Sessions $120
Triples Sessions $150

Playdayz – Pure Fun!

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Come play with the Aspen Recreation Department! Play Dayz with Aspen Rec is a state licensed program designed for youth 5-14 years old (5 years old must be attending kindergarten) to come have fun with the Recreation Department staff on the days that they don’t have school. The dayz will be packed full of fun & educational activities.

Upcoming activities include: fitness, swimming, rock climbing, crafts, painting and more! For a detailed list of activities check out the schedule.

Schedules: September thru December Playdayz Schedule for 2010

Dates: November 11th & 12th

Times:
Drop Off: 7:30am – 9:30am
Pick Up: 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Day Camp Ages: Camp welcomes youth in the Aspen Valley youth between the ages 5-14 year olds. All 5 year olds must be attending kindergarten and provide proof.

Cost:
$40 per day

Happy Birthday To You – Celebrate With Us!

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Looking for the next fun and exciting place to host your next child’s birthday party?

The Aspen Recreation Center has parties for just about anyone and everything. Skating parties, climbing parties, swimming parties, Red Brick “inflatables” and more!

It’s the perfect place to kick back, relax, and celebrate with your children.

For More Information view our Birthday Party information packet.

Featured Activity: Soccer Shootout

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Soccer – it’s a kick!
Soccer season is in full gear and what’s better than a good ‘ol soccer shootout!

Local Soccer Shoots are sponsored by the Aspen Elks #224.

  • Friday, September 17 | 3:3opm at Arbaney Park, Basalt
  • Wednesday, September 22 | 2-5pm at Rotary Field at the Aspen Recreation Center

Mountain District Soccer Shoot

  • Sunday, September 26 | 10am | Aspen High School Football Field

For more information on the soccer shootouts contact 970-920-5140.

Featured Activities: Trapeze & Guitar Lessons

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010


Looking to try something new this fall? Perhaps you’ve always dreamed of walking the tightrope or flying through the air in the circus on the trapeze? Or is it more like learning how to play the guitar? Now you can do both!

Trapeze Class – Instructor Kimothy Cross. Held Tuesday evenings from 7:15-8:45pm beginning September 7 at the Red Brick Recreation Center (110 E. Hallam, Suite 135).

Cost is $20/person and includes personal instruction, guidance on the trapeze/hoop/rope ladder/swinging trapeze.

For more information call 970-920-5140.

Guitar Lessons – Instructor Rob Dasara. Held Wednesdays at the Aspen Recreation Center (0861 Maroon Creek Road). This guitar workshop and basic music theory class is geared for the early level guitar students looking to learn more chords, song structure, notes, and scales.

Session 1:  September 8 – 29       Session 2: October 5 – 27
Times: 2-2:45pm, 3-3:45pm, or 4:45pm
Cost is $152/session or $38/class

For more information call 970-544-4100.