Summer Camp for Kids
Parker Parks and Recreation has fun and exciting summer offerings for kids ages 3 to 18! Kids will have a blast learning new things, improving their skills and bettering their overall fitness level.
Youth Enrichment Camps like Chess Wizards Summer Camp, Scratch Coding Summer Camp and Minecraft Summer Camp allow kids ages 5 to 13 to work their brain muscles while they play and strategize at chess, program their own games and animation, and express their creativity through the endless possibilities of Minecraft.
Speed and Agility Summer Camps are for boys and girls of all skill levels and sports. Led by our nationally certified coach, these camps enable young athletes to develop explosive power and increase vertical jump, strength, flexibility and overall speed, while decreasing the risk of injury.
The Kids’ Zone offers a variety of camps for ages 3 to 11 designed to enrich your child’s life, grow healthy self-esteem and improve social skills. This summer, kids can play sports, read new books, learn to cook and more! Your youngster will have a blast in the Kids’ Zone.
Does your child love to play sports? Kids ages 4 to 18 can learn about sportsmanship, build their social skills and stay active during summer break. Camps include basketball, fencing, lacrosse, skateboarding, soccer, softball, tennis and volleyball. Jedi Training Camp will teach trainees how to wield a lightsaber, fight off the evil Sith warriors and save the universe! Designed for true indoor lacrosse instruction, the Langtry Summer Camp teaches skills and tactics related to all aspects of the lacrosse game taught by All-American and 2003 NLL Rookie of the Year, Brian Langtry. The Chauncey Billups Basketball Academy gives young players a chance to take part in a camp led by five-time NBA All-Star Chauncey Billups and his camp coaches.
For a full list of camps offered this summer or to register, visit us online at www.ParkerRec.com/SummerCamps.
Tour de Cure Colorado 5K Walk/Run
On Saturday, September 9, 2017 the American Diabetes Association (ADA) will host its largest annual fundraiser, Tour de Cure Colorado, at Salisbury Park featuring new and improved routes focused on safety, fun and physical challenge. Throughout the country, participants come together at Tour de Cure events to directly impact the lives of people facing the daily challenges of diabetes. This year’s Colorado event features a brand new Xtreme Ninja Course, a 5K Walk/Run and four cycling routes, including: 20K, 50K, 100K and 100 Mile Century Ride.
The Xtreme Ninja Course at Tour de Cure will be modeled after the popular ninja warrior show and will offer aspiring ninjas and ninjas at heart a chance to try out obstacles that test their speed,
strength, balance and agility! All ages and ability levels are welcome.
Whether you ride, walk, run or ninja – there’s something for everyone at Tour de Cure Colorado. All routes end back at the festival where community members and participants are invited to enjoy the
activities, food, entertainment and much more.
Learn more and register at www.diabetes.org/
Parker Run Series
Parker Recreation hosts four family-friendly races each year as part of the annual Run Series, which is expected to promote community and active living to more than 2,500 participants over the course of the year!
Any proceeds from the events will benefit the Town of Parker Scholarship Program, which helps Parker families and/or individuals with limited financial resources participate in Town Recreation programs and facilities.