Current & Scheduled Closures

The Ute Trail is Currently Closed
The Lewis Ice Arena will be closed from Friday, October 20, 2017 - Sunday, October 22, 2017 The Aspen Ice Garden and Lewis Ice Arena are hosting Aspen Junior Hockey Annual Fall Face Off Tournament! No Public Skate Friday, Saturday or Sunday for the next three weekends (Oct 13th thru Oct 29th)
The Red Brick will be closed on Sunday, October 22 The Red Brick Recreation Center will be closed on Sunday, October 22nd for electrical maintenance work. All fitness classes are cancelled that day.
The Lewis Ice Arena will be closed from Friday, October 27, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017 The Aspen Ice Garden and Lewis Ice Arena are hosting Aspen Junior Hockey Annual Fall Face Off Tournament! No Public Skate Friday, Saturday or Sunday for the next three weekends (Oct 13th thru Oct 29th)

Here's What's New...

Swim Meet - Entire Aquatics Area Closure!

Swim Meet - Entire Aquatics Area Closure!

The ARC is pleased to host a swim meet for the Aspen Swim Club on Saturday, October 14th and Sunday, October 15th. 

The entire aquatics area will be closed for the weekend to the public to host the meet. 

The pool will reopen with normal hours on Monday, October 16th. 

Good luck swimmers!


I Want You to Work for Us!

I Want You to Work for Us!

Open job opportunities at the Aspen Recreation Center!

8 Recreation Attendants I/II: Part-time $12.92 - $19.18 per hour

Recreation Attendants perform a variety of jobs including, but not limited to: Lifeguard, Guest Service Attendant, Climbing Tower Attendant.

We will offer a free lifeguard course to hired candidates. The next lifeguarding course will be November 3rd - 5th.

Please call 970-544-4100 for more information. 

Apply online at the link below!

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Lifeguard Certification Class - November 2017

Lifeguard Certification Class - November 2017

The ARC is offering a Lifeguard Certification Course through the American Red Cross.
Dates:
Friday, November 3rd - 5pm-9pm
Saturday, November 4th- 9am - 5pm
Sunday, November 5th- 9am - 5pm
Cost: $270 paid to the ARC at registration

Must be 15 years old on the day class begins and pass the prerequisites of swimming 300 yards and completing the brick test.
Please call Erin Hutchings at 544-4105 for course materials, to register with the American Red Cross, and for additional information!
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Happy Halloween - Boo Bash!

Happy Halloween - Boo Bash!

Please bring your kids and join the Aspen Recreation Department and Red Brick Center for the Arts for the Boo Bash - a Halloween Celebration at the Aspen Firehouse on Tuesday, October 31st.

Free food, games, and arts & crafts will be happening from 3:00-5:00pm!

Dress up in your best costume (adults too!) and join the festivities!

This event is sponsored by: Red Brick Center for the Arts, Aspen Recreation Center, Elks Lodge #224, Aspen Fire Department, and Aspen Police Department.


No Public Skate: Friday, Saturday & Sundays in October

No Public Skate: Friday, Saturday & Sundays in October

Please note there will be No Public Skate on October 13-15, October 20-22, or October 27-29 due to the 24th Annual Fall Faceoff Hockey Tournament Weekends.

Come support and cheer on our young hockey stars!

October 13-15: Peewee AA, Bantam AA, Girls 14U AA, Girls 19U AA, Midget/HS (18U/16U)

October 20-22: Bantam A, Squirt AA, Squirt A, Squirt B

October 27-29: Bantam B, Peewee B, Peewee A

Please note there will be no public skating during the tournament weekends!

Good luck hockey players!


New Fitness Classes in October

New Fitness Classes in October

ARC Classes:

S3P Hiit with Andy:

· Tuesday & Friday 9:00-10:00am

· S3P Hiit: (Stability, strength, speed, Power)- in S3P, we focus on a functional full body workout, modified for any level of fitness. If you're looking for better balance, coordination, core strength, strength, speed, and power, this is the class for you!

Nia with Julie:

· Thursdays 9:00-10:00am

· Nia: is a blend of yoga, tai chi, martial arts and modern and ethnic dance. Dancing in The Body's Way, we find pleasure and joy through both choreographed movements and free dance. You will touch your spirit, find your inner warrior, and dance once again with your inner child. It is that juicy!

Zumba with Andrea:

· Saturdays 9:15-10:00am

· Zumba: Zumba is a dance fitness program. The class involves dance and aerobic movements performed to energetic music. The choreography incorporates hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue and mambo. Squats and lunges are also included.

Red Brick Classes:

Ski Conditioning: Monday & Wednesday from 1:00 to 2:00pm with Drew & Asia


Glide Fit Class for Youth

Glide Fit Class for Youth

Glide Fit is a fitness class taught in the lap pool on inflatable boards that is meant to increase balance, improve health, and athletic performance. Who doesn’t want that for their kids!? Oh yeah, it’s really fun too!!

Get ready to laugh, smile, and get wet!

When: Fridays in October from 3:30 - 4:00pm

Cost: Daily admission or membership

Kids must be able to swim and be comfortable in chilly water.


Dance Classes

Dance Classes

Come try out our new dance classes with Candace in the Aspen Youth Center Gym!

Grades 4 - 6:

First Session: October 10th - December 12th (No class November 22nd)

Second Session: January 9th - March 20th

Jazz: 6pm - 7pm

Hip Hop: 7pm - 8pm

Cost: $45 for Jazz or Hip Hop; $70 for both

Grades 7 - Adult:

First Session: October 5th - December 14th (No class November 23rd)

Second Session: January 4th - March 22nd (No class March 15th)

Jazz: 6pm - 7pm

Hip Hop: 7pm - 8pm

Cost: $45 for Jazz or Hip Hop; $70 for both

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