Youth Programs and Activities

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  1. Recreation Department

    Physical Address
    90 Lake Street
    P.O. Box 975
    Avon, CO 81620

    Phone: (970) 748-4060
    Fax: (970) 949-0160

The Avon Recreation Department offers many different programs and activities for your children. Our youth programming division offers programs for after school and during school breaks. Click here to register for all Youth Programs. 

In addition, we offer swim lessons for all ages. Please visit our aquatics page for more information on this program. The offerings include private and semi-private swim lessons, baby and parent swim lessons, youth and adult group swim lessons, as well as a competitive swim team. Please call the Rec Center to obtain more information and to register. 

Summer Camp Registration is Open!

We are looking forward to another fun and safe summer!  We will be offering camp five days a week from 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and it will be packed with adventures including swimming, organized games, local field trips, outside play and art projects!  With creative, energetic staff and a low kid to counselor ratio, the Avon Recreation Department summer camp is a great option!  Camp will be available to children ages 5-11. Cost is $45 per day and daily schedules will be available soon!  Click HERE to complete your child's camper profile and register!  

Other Program Offerings

After School Enrichment Program | $14/day - pick up by 5:30 p.m. 

The Avon Recreation Center offers an After School Enrichment Program out of Avon Elementary School for children ages 5 -11 years old Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. This Colorado state licensed program is open to all Eagle County students and transportation is provided for Homestake Peak School. Students will enjoy time playing inside and out with structured and unstructured activities, time to work on homework, and an afternoon snack. Pick up is by 6:00 p.m. at Avon Elementary School and pre-registration is required.

CCAP (Child Care Assistance Program) is accepted.

Avon After School Phone: 970-376-3660 | HPS After School Phone- 970-331-5684

Current 2020 ECEH Approved Protocol

School’s Out Camp | $40.00/day – 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

2021/2022 Dates

  • September 6
  • October 11-15
  • November 22-24
  • December 17, 20-23, 27-30
  • January 3, 17
  • February 21-25
  • March 25, 28
  • April 18-22
  • May 30
  • June 2-3 (Tentative)
Our program is currently offered as childcare for our Eagle County workforce families until further notice. If you do not work in Eagle County and are interested in programming please reach out at 970-748-4057 to see if we have updated our policy. Please note that we are walking to the Rec Center, per transportation restrictions in place due to COVID. As we enter Winter this offering will be reevaluated and might not be offered.

School’s Out Camp offers a variety of activities including organized sports games, arts and crafts, swimming trips to the Recreation Center.

Please Bring: Packed Lunch, Water Bottle, Swimsuit, Towel, Morning Snack

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