Active Adults

The Active Adult Program provides activities, excursions, day trips and special events for the older adult, 55 plus, in the community.

Activities / Day Trips & Travel

There is something for everyone! Do you like bingo, playing cards or mahjong? Feeling a little more active? Play pickleball, basketball or join a Silver Sneakers class. Feeling adventurous? Register for one of the weekly day trips to a museum, a hike in the mountains, a show at the Buell Theatre or a Rockies game just to name of few. To see a complete list of activities look in the Pelican Perch (PDF), Activity Guide or register online now.

Times and dates are subject to change. 

  1. Drop-In Activities
  2. Friendly Fork Café
  3. Senior Lounge

Several outdoor pickleball courts in a city parkDrop-in Activities

The following recurring activities are $3 for non-members and $1 for members.

Note: those using Silver Sneakers will be charged at the member rate.

  • Basketball:
    • Wednesdays
    • 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Auxiliary Gymnasium, Community Recreation Center
  • Pickleball (indoor):
    • Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
    • 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    • Main Gymnasium, Community Recreation Center
  • Pickleball (outdoor):
    • Outdoor Courts: Eight courts are located in Main Park at 300 Locust Street. Courts are open to the public for drop-in from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.  Courts are only available to rent from April through October. Reservations can be made by calling the Community Recreation Center front desk at 970-674-3500.
    • Outdoor Court Rentals: $10 per hour if you want to reserve a specific date/time or drop-in for free if you don't need a specific date/time reserved.
    • Current Outdoor Court Schedule

Free Activities

  • Shootin' Pool: Drop-in anytime during Community Recreation Center open hours
  • Coffee Club: Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. in the Aspen Room
  • Mahjong: Monday, Tuesday, and Friday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.; Wednesday 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. 
  • Cards: Thursdays 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. 
  • Jay’s Bingo Emporium: Second Monday of the month, 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.