Volunteer Group Assembles Donated Materials for 540 Easter Baskets

It will be a happy Easter season at the Arvada Community Food Bank, thanks to the efforts of Arvada resident Chuck Bird and an energetic team of volunteers. Each year, Chuck gathers candy, toys and baskets to put together Easter baskets for children of Food Bank clients. On a recent Wednesday morning, the group made… More >

Annual 60+ Spelling Bee Drew Dozens of Skilled Spellers

The 60+ Spelling Bee, a popular and eagerly-anticipated showcase for accomplished spellers, drew a big crowd again this year. The event took place Thursday afternoon, March 13 at the Apex Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada. The competition was fierce as always, and onlookers watched and listened intently as the group was whittled down… More >

Sweetheart Silent Auction proceeds increase 25% over last year’s event

The third annual Apex PRD Foundation Sweetheart Silent Auction brought in nearly $10,000 to benefit quality, accessible and affordable community recreation, thanks to generous donors, auction participants and the efforts of the Apex PRD Foundation, a volunteer board of community leaders. The event took place on February 22 at Indian Tree Golf Course, featuring refreshments… More >

February 7, 2013 Board of Director Meeting Minutes

BOARD OF DIRECTORS FEBRUARY 7, 2013 CALL TO ORDER President Jeff Glenn called the February 7, 2013 meeting of the Board of Directors of Apex Park and Recreation District to order at 6:32 p.m. at the Apex Center, 13150 W. 72nd Avenue, Arvada, Colorado. Apex board members in attendance were: Jeff Glenn, Jim Whitfield, Lee… More >