Greeley Recreation News
May 21, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – Traditionally, summer starts over the Memorial Day weekend and this year is no exception as we gear up for tons of fun! Greely Recreation will be opening Centennial Pool, Discovery Bay Waterpark and Island Grove Splash Park on Monday, May 28. The Greeley Recreation Center, Family FunPlex and Greeley Ice Haus will be open for swimming, ice skating and rock climbing. Come out and play with us! Please note, the Greeley Active Adult Center (1010 6th St) and the Rodarte Community Center (920 A St) will be closed in observance of the holiday. Read more.
May 14, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – Hard Knocks Boxing Club at Rodarte Community Center sent two local boxers to the Colorado State Golden Gloves competition last month. Both Josiah Herrera and Christian Hernandez attended representing Hard Knocks. The state boxing tournament was held at the Imperium Event Center in Northglenn April 9-13. Read more.
May 3, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – The Greeley Senior Activity Center will soon have a new sign above the building. The center has undergone a name change to the Greeley Active Adult Center, which will include a new marquee in August, as well as new Adaptive Inclusive Programs, but will remain as a social hub for those individuals 50 years or older. Read more.
April 9, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – Three boxers that train at the Rodarte Community Center’s Hard Knocks Boxing Club defeated their opponents in their bouts at the House of Pain East Boxing Show on March 24th in Denver. All three boxers took home Champion Belts in their age groups. Results were impressive and these three boxers will be competing in the Colorado State Golden Gloves Tournament in Northglenn April 9-15. Read more.
March 9, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – Andrez Velasquez, an 8 year old boxer from the Rodarte Community Center’s Hard Knocks Boxing Club, has only been boxing for roughly 8 months. Velasquez has seen only one opponent thus far in his boxing career, yet found himself competing in the prestigious National Silver Gloves Tournament in February. Read more.
February 8, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – This year’s Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge hosted 84 participants in Greeley at both the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center on Saturday, January 20. Area youth competed in three different skill challenges: dribbling, passing and shooting. First place winners from each age group will advance to Sectionals, which will be held at Windsor Community Recreation Center on Sunday, February 18 at 1pm. Read more.
December 21, 2017 (Greeley, CO) – This holiday season, enjoy all that Greeley has to offer with your family and friends! The Family FunPlex will be open Christmas Eve (Sun, Dec 24) from 11am-2pm; and the Greeley Ice Haus will be open from 12-4pm. The Greeley Recreation Center and Rodarte Community Center will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, but open normal business hours on Tues, Dec 26…so be sure to stop by over your vacation and get in a good work out! The Greeley Senior Activity Center will be closed through Christmas Day for annual maintenance. Read more
November 16, 2017 (Greeley, CO) – All City of Greeley Recreation facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. This includes the Greeley Recreation Center (651 10th Ave), Family FunPlex (1501 65th Ave), Greeley Ice Haus (900 8th Ave), Greeley Senior Activity Center (1010 6th St.) and the Rodarte Community Center (920 A St.). Be sure to join us for some fun holiday events over the weekend as we celebrate the beginning of the season. Read more.
November 16, 2017 (Greeley, CO) – The Rodarte Boxing Club hosts their annual boxing smoker Battle of the Belts at the Rodarte Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 18. A number of boxers who are part of the City of Greeley’s Rodarte Boxing Club will be competing in the event. The event is sanctioned by USA Boxing and will host competitors from boxing clubs throughout the Front Range and out-of-state. Read more.
November 7, 2017 (Greeley, CO) – The following City of Greeley Culture, Parks and Recreation facilities will be open on Veteran’s Day, Saturday November 11 during their normal business hours: Greeley Recreation Center (8am-5pm), Family FunPlex (7am-8pm), Greeley Ice Haus (public skate sessions Saturday from 12-1:30pm & 7:15-8:45pm), and the Greeley Senior Activity Center (12-4pm). Read more.