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July 4th - Holiday Hours

July 4th - Holiday Hours

In celebration of Independence Day, the ARC will be open with reduced hours (9am - 6pm) on Tuesday, July 4th.

The Red Brick Recreation Center will be closed all day.

There will be no fitness classes at either the ARC or the Red Brick.

Happy Fourth of July!

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Specialty Summer Camps

Specialty Summer Camps

Chess Wizards Summer Camp: Ages K - 8th Grade

When: June 12 - 16 or July 17 - 21: Monday - Friday: 9am - 3pm

Program Fee: $275

Where: Birthday Room at the Aspen Recreation Center

Join us this summer for tons of challenging chess lessons, exciting games, and cool prizes. You'll improve your chess skills, meet new friends, and work out your most powerful muscle - your brain! Our camps include fun team chess games (like bughouse), recess time (of course), snacks, tournaments, and puzzles. Each camper receives a Chess Wizards t-shirt, trophy, and puzzle folder. Unleash your brain power and spend some of your break time with Chess Wizards!

LEGO Camps: Cost: $129

Elementary Engineering: June 19 - 23: 9am-12pm at the Red Brick, Ages: 4th - 8th Grade

Collision Cars Using LEGO's: June 19th - 23: 1-4pm at the Red Brick, Ages: 4th - 8th Grade

Junior Engineering 1: June 26 - 30: 9am-12pm at the Red Brick, Ages: K - 3rd Grade

Junior Vehicle Engineering: June 26 - 30: 1-4pm at the Red Brick, Ages: K - 3rd Grade

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Pickle Ball is back

Pickle Ball is back

City of Aspen Pickleball Courts
The City of Aspen has constructed four pickleball courts, which are located at Iselin Tennis Courts by the Aspen Recreation Center.
• Free to the public on a first-come, first serve basis
• Rental Paddles and Balls are available for $5 at the Aspen Recreation Center

Roaring Fork Pickleball Association:
• Indoor and Outdoor, year-round play available at Crown Mountain, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs
• Information is available on facebook: facebook.com/pickleballassociation/info
• Tournament: June 25, 2016 @ 7:45am – Crown Mountain
Roaring Fork Drop-in play:
• Aspen – Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30am-11:30am
• Crown Mountain – Tuesdays at 6:30pm
• Carbondale – Saturday 8am-12pm; Monday 9am-12pm; and Wednesdays 5:30pm-dark
National Pickleball Association: (Optional)
• $30 Annual Membership Dues
• Includes access to information on tournaments, drop-in times at local and nationwide courts and a Pickleball T-Shirt.
Please contact the Aspen Golf and Tennis Club at 970-429-2869 or Aspenrecreation.com for additional information.


Batting Cages are Open!

Batting Cages are Open!

The batting cages are open for the season -  1$ for 16 pitches. 

Monday thru Friday 3pm to 7pm |  Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm. Weather permitting.


June & July Pickleball Clinics

June & July Pickleball Clinics

Looking to learn how to play Pickleball or just fine tune your skills? Well we have just the clinic for you!

June Clinic: $30

When: June 22nd and 29th: 9am - 10am

Where: Iselin Pickleball Courts

July Clinic: $45

When: July 13th, 20th and 27th: 9am - 10am

Where: Iselin Pickleball Courts

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