The 13th annual Apex PRD Foundation Father’s Day Car Show was the place to be on Sunday, June 18 at the Apex Center. Spectators strolled through the sun-splashed setting, admiring the vehicles and taking in the sights, sounds and delicious aromas of the event. Earlier that day, runners and walkers took part in the Father’s […]
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For Tess Carruth, joining the new CancerFit class at the Apex Center, 13150 W. 72nd Ave., helped her on an important journey: “from being an audience member in my life to a participant.” Tess and her classmate Nancy Madsen, along with instructor Lisa Heaton, are partners in recovering fitness and energy following cancer diagnosis and […]
Colorado’s history is well-populated by women of distinction, who enriched our heritage and made many significant contributions. To recognize and celebrate them, “Tea with the Legendary Ladies” was a delightful special event on May 10 at the Community Recreation Center. Nearly 200 appreciative folks heard their stories, told by presenters in costume and in character, […]
It’s spring…birdsong is in the air and, at the Apex Center and the Racquetball and Fitness Center, bird nests are on the premises.
For the past few years, a landscaped pond next to the center has been the nesting spot of choice for a pair of mallards. They’re back again this year for what will hopefully […]
Gene Chavez has worked mornings at the Apex Center Ice Arena front desk for nearly 16 years. But that’s just a small fraction of his very interesting life. The 87-year-old Arvada resident recently told his story to the Arvada Press. Some of his life’s highlights include attending several Super Bowls, serving in the Army with […]
Jeff Wasinger, better known as “Coach Wass,” is a high school golf coach, instructor and lifelong devotee of the game. He’s also the ultimate ambassador for the sport of golf in general and Indian Tree Golf Club in particular. He has spent an impressive portion of his life at the facility, as a coach, employee […]
Nancy Bielak took first place honors in the annual 60+ Spelling Bee, held March 23 at the Community Recreation Center. This was her third year in a row to capture the first place trophy; to win the 2017 contest, Nancy correctly spelled “obsequious” in the 14th round of the competition.
The second place winner was Roger […]
A warm welcome to JoAnn Gould, who officially began work at Apex Park and Recreation District on March 6. JoAnn brings her considerable talent, expertise and experience to the district to serve as Deputy Director of Recreation Services.
JoAnn is an accomplished, successful leader in the parks and recreation profession, most recently at South Suburban Park […]
At its regular January 5 meeting, the Apex Park and Recreation District board of directors approved vendors for all six of the district’s upcoming bond projects. All vendors are on Colorado’s Front Range.
In May 2016, Apex Park and Recreation District voters approved the renewal of the $25 million bond that built the Apex Center in […]
To the Board of Directors
Apex Park and Recreation District
It is a great pleasure to present this 2012 Vision 2020 Review Committee Report for your consideration. The Committee has exercised due diligence in Moving Forward from our last report in 2005.
The observations contained herein are the result of approximately 162 hours of volunteer time over a […]