News and Announcements

Fused glass classes support artistic expression, friendship

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 | News

Soon after the 2011 opening of the Apex Simms Street Center, an artistic community was born. Today, this thriving and enthusiastic group creates, collaborates and shares their passion for fused glass. Kay Palmer, who coordinates the art program at the center, is a big fan of this unique medium. “It’s very forgiving,” she says. New […]

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Golf lessons start soon; Register now

Posted on Apr 5, 2017 | News

The first set of adult golf lessons starts Saturday, April 8 at Indian Tree Golf Club, 7555 Wadsworth Boulevard. For the April and May 4-week Saturday sessions, the start time is 9:00 a.m. Weekday adult lessons begin the week of May 15 and continue through September. Register at; for details, visit or call […]

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Meyers-based swim teams shine in recent meets

Posted on Apr 3, 2017 | News

Once again, the Jeffco Aquatic Masters, based at George J. Meyers Indoor Pool, 7900 Carr Drive, Arvada, CO, distinguished themselves in a major competition. The Colorado Masters Swimming Association Short Course Championships was held March 24-26 at Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO. The Jeffco Aquatic Masters placed fifth out of 27 teams competing According […]

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Congratulations to the 60+ Spelling Bee winner and still champion!

Posted on Mar 31, 2017 | News

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 […]

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JoAnn Gould joins district’s management team

Posted on Mar 31, 2017 | News

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 […]

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Apex Park and Recreation District announces bond projects vendors

Posted on Jan 6, 2017 | News

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 […]

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Vision 2020 Citizen’s Review Committee Report and Recommendations

Posted on Jun 26, 2012 | News

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 […]

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