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SPECIAL EVENTS / SUMMER 2013 Special Events Family 4th of July Parade It’s a patriotic parade, join us! Check the website for more details: Age: All Location: Old Town 7/4 Th 9:30 No Fee Father’s Day 5k Celebrate Dad by getting outside for the Father’s Day 5k! Enter as an individual or as a team (father/son or father/daughter). This race benefits the Adaptive Recreation Opportunities and low or reduced fee classes. Register at Runners Roost or Altitude Running in Fort Collins or online at Age: All Location: Old Town Fort Collins, Mountain & Remington 6/16 Su 8:00 AM Shotgun Start $30 to $55 National Get Outdoors Day Celebration Discover all the wonders the outdoors have to offer you and your family. Try outdoor activities including kayaking, rock climbing, back country cooking, archery and learn about nature and wildlife at the same time. Sponsored by City of Fort Collins Recreation and Jax Outdoor Gear. Age: All Location: Spring Canyon Park 6/8 Sa 10:00 AM-2:00 PM No Fee 315991-01 Amazing Race-Fort Collins! Come and join us at Spring Canyon Park for this AMAZING Fort Collins event! Inspired by the Amazing Race TV show, teams comprised of families, teens or adults work together to complete a series of fun challenges. Awards will be given to first place finishers in the categories. All teams receive T-shirts. Grade: All Location: Spring Canyon Park, Pavilions at North side of Park Note: Kids must be 5 or older by the day of the race. Sign up by category. For more info call Lisa at 970.416.2528. Age: 5-12 years Family Team: 2 person 7/27 Sa 10:00 AM-Noon $34 316901-01 $39 316901-02 $44 316901-03 $49 316901-04 $34 316901-05 $34 316901-06 Family Team: 3 person 7/27 Sa 10:00 AM-Noon Family Team: 4 person 7/27 Sa 10:00 AM-Noon Family Team: 4+ person 7/27 Sa 10:00 AM-Noon Age: 13-17 years Teen Team: 2 Person 7/27 Sa 10:00 AM-Noon Age: 18 years & up Adult Team: 2 Person 7/27 18 Sa 10:00 AM-Noon SUMMER 2013 | FCGOV.COM/RECREATOR All American Picnic The Senior Center and the Breakfast Optimists Club are partners in this event to raise money for the Senior Center Expansion. Compete in the apple pie contest, dance to the nine piece Colorado Swing Big Band and eat your fill of picnic food including Stan’s famous apple pie ala mode. Age: All Location: Senior Center Note: For more information contact Pat Moore at 970.224.6033 or email Tickets available at the Senior Center or from the Optimist Club. Doors open at 5:00 PM. 7/3 W 6:00-9:00 PM $15 Adults, $8 Ages 7-16 Under 7 Free Picnic in the Park Get away from the daily routine and invite the older people in your lives to join you at City Park for an old fashioned picnic. There will be trolley rides, singing with “The Blend Women’s Barbershop Quartet”, Bingo playing, and lots of picnic food. Age: All Location: City Park, Shelters 1-5 Note: For more information contact Pat Moore at 970.224.6033 or email at 8/21 W 11:00 AM-2:00 PM Suggested Donation: $3 Cemetery Stroll The City of Fort Collins is celebrating its 140 Anniversary and so this year Cemetery Stroll is honoring the people of 1873. Meet them conducting their everyday lives as a banker, judge, school teacher and merchant. This will be a fascinating look at early Fort Collins. Age: All Location: Grandview Cemetery 9/21 Sa 10:00 AM & 1:30 PM $6 Adult LA Homicide Detective Born in 1925 the son of an Oklahoma share cropper, William “Bill” Gillespee, became one of the most influential homicide detectives in LA County during some of the most challenging and frustrating years in it’s history. He will share his experiences investigating homicides and his ultimate goal of protecting lives. Location: Senior Center Note: Lunch will be served, and special dietary needs accommodated upon request. For more information contact Pat Moore at 970.224.6033 or email 6/19 W 11:30 AM-1:30 PM $20/$16 312440-01 Catherine’s Manifesto Celebrate the 250th Anniversary of Catherine’s Manifesto of the Migration of Germans into the Russian Empire and ultimate immigration of those Germans to North America. The US benefited from their rich cultural and agricultural heritage. Learn how Catherine’s Manifesto influenced the settlement of the American West. Location: Senior Center Note: A German lunch will follow, special dietary needs will be accommodated upon request. For information contact Pat Moore at 970.224.6033 or 7/10 W 11:30 AM-1:30 PM $20/$16 312441-01 STAY CONNECTED http://www.FCGOV.COM/RECREATOR

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Recreator - Summer 2013
Program Areas
From Recreation Director
Registration Information
Facility Profiles
Calendar of Events
Adaptive Recreation
Alternative Programs
Medium Intensity
Low Intensity
Aqua Fitness
High Intensity
Lifeguard Training
Arts & Crafts
Dance & Movement
Day Camps
Early Learning
Parent with Child
Education & Enrichment
The Farm
Gardens on Spring Creek
Speed Skating
Ice Skating
Youth Hockey
Outdoor Recreation
Youth Team Sports
50 Plus
Clubs & Organizations
Social Opportunities
Trips & Travel
Age Index

Recreator - Summer 2013