Fitzmorris Recreation Center launches with a splash and a flourish

On Saturday, June 23, Apex Park and Recreation District’s new Fitzmorris Recreation Center officially opened to the public. Following welcoming remarks from representatives of Apex PRD, the City of Arvada, Jeffco Public Schools and community/neighborhood organizations, a ribbon cutting and group cannonball launched the opening-day party. Guests toured the facility, took part in free fitness… More >

Apex Personal Trainer Completes National Board Certification

Congratulations to Nicole Keating, Personal Trainer at the Apex Center, was recently awarded National Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors. Nicole’s other professional credentials include a BS degree in Kinesiology, certification as a Personal Trainer by the American Council on Exercise and the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She is also certified… More >

Apex PRD instructor earns national award

On June 19, the Apex Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Boulevard, Arvada CO, hosted a luncheon for Margaret Agnew, Apex PRD fitness instructor and winner of the SilverSneakers National Instructor of the Year Award. SilverSneakers is the nation’s leading community fitness program, serving more than 15 million older adults at more than 14,000 facilities throughout… More >

Looking for active summer fun? Apex has ideas!

Even though our Secrest and Apex Center recreational day camps are full, we have lots more camps to help create the best summer ever! Whatever your camper’s interest—sports, science, technology, art or all of the above — there’s something special for every child at Apex Park and Recreation District this summer. Sign up below or… More >

Aspire, Advance and Achieve with Our New Tier 1 and Tier 2 Passes!

Beginning January 1, new doors will be open for all Apex Park and Recreation District guests, as we launch our newly structured multi-use passes! They’re affordable, flexible and best of all, they feature access to a full slate of facilities and activities in one convenient pass! Choose a Tier 1 Pass for a drop-in facilities… More >

SilverSneakers at Apex: 25 years, 10,000 members and growing!

October 24 marked the 25th anniversary of the very successful SilverSneakers program, a health insurance benefit that encourages a proactive, social approach to good health and fitness for older adults. Apex Park and Recreation district currently boasts more than 10,000 SilverSneakers members, and to celebrate the program’s 25th anniversary, more than 40 students attended a… More >