Young cyclists turn out for seventh annual Apex PRD free bike rodeo

On Saturday, April 23 from 10 am to noon, Apex PRD’s annual free Bike Rodeo returned to Secrest Youth and Teen Center, 6820 W. 66th Ave., Arvada, CO. Children, families and friends stopped by for free bike helmets., free bike safety checks, safety skill-building activities, an obstacle course and bicycle decorating. Highlighting the event were… More >

Therapeutic Recreation program participants celebrate 15th anniversary

Apex Park and Recreation District launched the Therapeutic Recreation program in 2001 to meet the needs of community members with disabilities through specialized and inclusive activities. On Saturday, April 23, participants, staff and volunteers gathered to celebrate 15 years of fun and friendship. Julie Hines, the program’s coordinator since day one, says “about half of… More >

Annual 60+ spelling bee featured tough competitors, tough words

The Community Recreation Center’s 60+ spelling bee is an event for brave hearts and nimble brains. In this year’s contest, held Thursday, March 31, the spellers came from multiple cities and ranged in age from 60s to 80s. The event also included several returning champions and others who placed in past years. Congratulations to Nancy… More >

Three Dollar Thursdays at the Apex Center, Arvada, CO

$3 daily admission to the Apex Center, 13150 W. 72nd Ave., Arvada, CO for everyone on Thursdays, April 7-May 19. Separate $3 fee for Public Ice Skating, includes skate rental (no other drop-in ice programs apply). Call 303.403.2598 or visit for public skate schedule Does not include Child Watch Not valid with other discounts… More >

2016 Proposed Bond Issue Community Input Process

Citizen guidance and insight has been the most important part of the potential 2016 bond issue process for over four years. We welcome additional feedback and input; please email if you have comments or questions about the projects or the input process. For info on ‘Ballot Issue A’ please visit Reconvening of the… More >

Candidates announced for May 3 Apex PRD board election

Eligible voters living in Apex Park and Recreation District will have the opportunity to elect two members to the district’s Board of Directors on Tuesday, May 3. The two current board members whose seats are up for election in May are Jeff Glenn and Lee Humrich. The candidates for the two four-year board positions are… More >