Welcome to the new Apex Park and Recreation District registration site!

From this site you will find all of the activities available for Winter 2018! If you have any questions, please call us at 303.424.2739 or email us at Info@ApexPRD.org.

For Tee Time reservations, please call the Pro Shop at Indian Tree Golf Club 303.403.2542.
Art Basics 101
Perfect for beginners or as a refresher for those already painting. Learn drawing techniques, value, perspective, composition, color mixing/theory, art materials, and framing. Sandra Van Dam, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Art Basic 101 03/15 1 pm 3/15/2019 - 4/19/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM F CRC Info
Art Exploration - Youth
Cultivate imagination and nurture creativity as you hone critical thinking/problem solving skills - art does it all! Experiment with different materials and techniques, create art in various styles, and have lots of messy fun!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Art Exploration (Ages 5-12) 04/03 Wed 4:15 pm 4/3/2019 - 5/1/2019 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM W Simms St Info
Register Art Exploration (Ages 5-12) 04/06 Sat 9 am 4/6/2019 - 5/4/2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Simms St Info
Register Art Exploration Parent-Child 04/02 Tue 10:15 am 4/2/2019 - 4/30/2019 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Tu Simms St Info
Art Exploration For Home Schoolers
Home Schoolers! Get your art credits here!
Experiment with different materials, learn about different art techniques, create art in different styles, and have lots of creative fun!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Art Exploration For Home Schoolers (Ages 5 - 18) Thu 04/04 1 pm 4/4/2019 - 5/2/2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Simms St Info
Art Meets Science
Explore where art and science meet with hands-on activities. Learn what happens when different ingredients are mixed and create unique art from those reactions.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Art Meets Science (8 - 12 yr) 04/06 Sat 10:15 am 4/6/2019 - 5/4/2019 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Sa Simms St Info
Art Show And Sell
Artists! Join your colleagues at Simms Street Recreation Center and sell your beautiful creations! All table fees go towards much needed equipment for the art studios at Simms. Please call Simms Street Recreation Center, 303.467.7125, to register.
Table fee: $35 for current students; $50 for non-students.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Art Show and Sell 4/13 Sat 10 am 4/13/2019 - 4/13/2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Sa Simms St Info
Art Show: Spring Exhibit
Apex Park and Recreation District art teachers and students are encouraged to display their work in this annual show. Show dates: Mar. 18-April 24. Show details, entry fees, and applications are available at the Community Recreation Center front desk, or call 303-425-9583.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Art Show: Spring Exhibit 03/18 3/18/2019 - 4/24/2019 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F CRC Info
Bob Ross Painting
Use the Bob Ross method of wet-on-wet painting to complete a 16"x20" canvas in just 5 hours! Paint beautifully in one class, even if you have never picked up a brush. A $5 material fee is payable at each class. Mary Tharp, certified Bob Ross instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Bob Ross Painting 04/18 12 pm 4/18/2019 - 4/18/2019 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Th CRC Info
Clay Creations Youth Pottery
Get ready to get your hands dirty! Learn the basics of hand building and glazing.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Clay Creations (Ages 5-7) 04/02 Tue 4:15 pm 4/2/2019 - 4/30/2019 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Tu Simms St Info
Register Clay Creations (Ages 8-12) 04/04 Thu 4:15 pm 4/4/2019 - 5/2/2019 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Th Simms St Info
Register Clay Creations Parent-Child (Ages 2-5) Tue 04/02 9 am 4/2/2019 - 4/30/2019 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Tu Simms St Info
Crafting With Wood
We give you the supplies and tools, you create a masterpiece!
Use various forms of craft wood, such as small fence posts or slats, small pallets or tree limbs to make unique pieces for your home. Contact Kay for more information KayP@ApexPRD.org.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Crafting With Wood 04/04 Thu 6 pm 4/4/2019 - 4/25/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Th Simms St Info
Family Pottery
Make Fridays or Saturdays family fun time! Take a class as a family. Learn basic hand building and glazing techniques.
Each person must sign up individually.
Parent/guardian must stay with children.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Family Friday Pottery 04/05 Fri 6 pm 4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM F Simms St Info
Fused Glass
Fused glass art captures the beauty and rich colors of stained glass without the need for soldering. Create unique, usable art pieces for your home; no previous experience necessary. Glass purchased separately.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fused Glass Adult 04/05 Fri 6 pm 4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM F Simms St Info
Register Fused Glass Adult 04/05 Fri 9 am 4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM F Simms St Info
Register Fused Glass Adult 04/08 Mon 6 pm 4/8/2019 - 4/29/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM M Simms St Info
Register Fused Glass Adult 04/08 Mon 9 am 4/8/2019 - 4/29/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM M Simms St Info
Register Fused Glass Adult 04/09 Tue 1 pm 4/9/2019 - 4/30/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Tu Simms St Info
Fused Glass Beginners Workshop
Create unique, usable art pieces for your home; no previous experience necessary. Learn the basics of cutting and construction. Glass supplied.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fused Glass Beginner Workshop 03/30 Sat 9 am 3/30/2019 - 3/30/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Sa Simms St Info
Fused Glass Flower Pot Workshop
Plant your fused glass flowers in a small pot! Create up to 3 sets of flowers to "plant" in a 2" - 3" terrecotta flower pot. This process will take 2 days to complete. Flowers will be made 4/20, planted 4/27(time 1pm to 3pm). Pots and class included.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fused Glass Flower Pot Workshop 04/20 Sat 1 pm 4/20/2019 - 4/27/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sa Simms St Info
Fused Glass Sgraffito
Fused Glass Powder Sgraffito Drawings are made using sifted powdered glass, manipulated with card stock and sticks, then permanently fired in a kiln.
Glass powders included, base glass purchased separately.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fused Glass Sgraffito 04/02 9 am Tue 4/2/2019 - 4/23/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Simms St Info
Jewelry Making Workshop
Adorn yourself with beautiful handmade jewelry! Learn to make jewelry out of various mediums such as glass, clay, wire and beads.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Jewelry Workshop 04/27 Sat 1 pm. 4/27/2019 - 4/27/2019 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Sa Simms St Info
Kids Art Camp
Explore your creative side with different art mediums and techniques, something different each day!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Kids Art Camp (Ages 6 - 12) 03/25 3/25/2019 - 3/29/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM M,Tu,W,Th,F Simms St Info
Knitting and Crochet
Join other students for learning, tips, fun, and camaraderie. All levels welcome. Beginners: bring any project that appeals to you, or just bring yourself and the group will help you get started. Laura Heagle, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Knitting and Crochet 03/05 10:30 am 3/5/2019 - 4/9/2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Tu CRC Info
Mosaic Art
Create one of a kind art with small pieces of glass and stoneware. Bring your own base, or use one supplied at class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Mosaic Art Adult 04/03 Wed 1 pm 4/3/2019 - 4/24/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM W Simms St Info
North Jeffco Notable Choir
This community choir sings oldies and light popular tunes that give joy to all who hear them! Men and women who love to sing and perform are welcome. Todd McCracken, director. Potential new members must contact Todd, 720-477-9236, before attending rehearsals. Drop-ins are welcome at $4 per day.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register North Jeffco Notable Choir 01/08 10:45 am 1/8/2019 - 4/30/2019 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Tu CRC Info
Pastels & Drawing Studio
Explore the techniques of charcoal or pastels. Themed demonstrations, tips, tricks, and projects teach useful techniques to help artists of all levels improve their work. James Pyott, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Pastels & Drawing Studio 04/01 6:30 pm 4/1/2019 - 4/22/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM M CRC Info
Polymer Clay
Discover the versatility of polymer clay art. Learn tips, tricks, tools and techniques. All skill levels welcome. Students bring a minimum of three 2oz. colors of Premo or Fimo clay. All other supplies provided.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Polymer Clay 04/17 1 pm 4/17/2019 - 4/17/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM W CRC Info
Sculpting Workshop
Judi Mitchell teaches you how create 3 dimensional forms in clay in this 2 day workshop. Fee includes 25 lbs. of clay. Clay available for purchase for larger or multiple projects.
Class size is limited so sign up early!
All levels welcome.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Sculpting Workshop 03/30-31 Sat 10 am 3/30/2019 - 3/31/2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Su,Sa Simms St Info
Stained Glass
Learn the basics of stained glass while gaining knowledge in both the leading and copper foil methods. All skill levels are welcome. Returning students are welcome to drop-in for $20 (non-res. $24) per class. Bring oil cutter and two square feet of art glass to the first class. $7 material fee is payable to instructor. Harry Goff, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Stained Glass 04/09 6 pm 4/9/2019 - 5/7/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Tu CRC Info
Tuesday Painting
Explore your artistic journey in a creative and supportive studio setting. Bring your own supplies for the medium of your choice. Beginners welcome. When class meets registration minimum, drop-ins are welcome at $11 (non-res. $13) per class. Sandra Van Dam, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Tuesday Painting 03/12 12:30 pm 3/12/2019 - 4/23/2019 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Tu CRC Info
Unique Embroidery
Embroidery with a twist! Learn basic embroidery stitches, add detail with 3D embellishments. Make jewelry, collars, wall art and more!
Windsor Grace, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Unique Embroidery 04/05 Fri 10 am 4/5/2019 - 4/26/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM F Simms St Info
Watercolor Studio
Themed demonstrations, tips, tricks and projects help improve results for watercolor artists of all abilities. James Pyott, instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Watercolor Studio 04/04 6:30 pm 4/4/2019 - 4/25/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Th CRC Info
Write From the heART
Get started on the enjoyable adventure of writing. Using your imagination and creativity, create and illustrate your own storybook.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Write From the heART (Ages 8-12) 04/10 Wed 6 pm 4/10/2019 - 4/24/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM W Simms St Info