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June 2017 Activities

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Did you miss the registration for Swim Lessons? Registration is still available at the pool.

Summer of Tennis

Basalt Recreation has tennis classes to meet all your needs either for you or your children. Tiny Tot and Youth tennis throughout the summer teaches the basics of stance and racquet positioning while playing fun games. Tennis workshops for ages 7 through 17 are available throughout the summer to prepare your tennis player for competitive levels of play. Sunday is Family Tennis night for ages

10 and up starting June 25 from 5-6 PM. We also offer private tennis lesson throughout the season as long as the tennis courts are open.

Learn more here and register online for beginner through advance tennis instruction. -


Jr. Golf at the Roaring Fork Club

We team up with the Roaring Fork Club to bring the wonderful game of golf to your child. This 4-day workshop is a great way to learn the basics of the game or for experienced golfer to perfect their shots.

Instruction for the first three days and a three hole game the last day will get your child hooked on this game. The workshop is June

6-9 from 3:45-5:45 and is only $110. Register online to start your Jr. Golfer in this exciting sport! -


Coach Pitch Baseball and T-ball

We are gearing up for the baseball season starting after school is out and want to invite your child to join us. Our League Coach Pitch (ages 6-8) teams still have room for more players. Go online to register and enter "PlayBall" in the coupon code and receive $10 off through June 10. -

This season is a 6-week program starting June 13 playing games from Aspen to Glenwood Springs.

T-ball is a great way to introduce your young child ages 5-6 to the game of baseball. We will play games while teaching your child how to throw, catch, hit and play America's favorite pastime. Practices and games are Tues/Thurs June 13-June 29 from 11 AM-12 PM.

Registration is available online to start your child in this valley favorite sport. -

T-shirts and hats are included in the $50 fee!


Yoga and Art in the Park

Spark your child's imagination and increase flexibility with poses like down dog, cobra, and tree. This class teaches multiple poses and then lets your child draw their interpretation of the poses after class. Three sessions of Wednesdays from 10:30-12 in June (14-28), July (12-26) and August (2-16) are available. Meet at Lion's Park near the bandshell. Register online to start your child on this amazing journey through yoga and art. -


Youth Soccer Workshop

This workshop will teach your new or seasoned player great footwork to use for offense and defense and learn how to score. Class is for 1st-3rd grades and in June 12-15 from 9:30-10:30 at Arbaney Park.

Register online today! -


Geology of Colorado

Join us on June 24 with this geology class on wheels as we explore the Roaring Fork Valley. This first trip we will be able to touch some of the oldest rocks of Colorado in Glenwood Canyon, explore the No Name fault and a graben and learn more about the Great Unconformity. This trip explores the amazing geology of our "young"

valley from Glenwood Springs to Basalt with stops at Mt. Sopris (find out what Mt. Sopris really is) and Basalt Mountain. Our next trip on July 15 will take us from Basalt to Aspen. Register today to expand your knowledge of our amazing planet. - Register online for both classes and receive $10 off per session!

For ages 15 to adult. Class size is limited so register soon!


  Rained Out Texting Service

Stay up to date with RainedOut, the leading free texting notification service for sports and events. Basalt Recreation is using RainedOut to help you receive notifications for cancelled events, change in plans, helpful reminders. Visit and search for Basalt Recreation Department, from there you can choose which events and programs you would like to receive text notifications so you can know before you go. is also a great way to know about your basketball game.  Once you find out who your coach is you can go to and choose to follow your coach to get last minute text details about games, practices and more.  Instant results coming directly to your phone!

Coming in April

  • Jump and Juggle
  • Activities Fair - April 5
  • Basalt 2016 Spring/Summer Brochure