All Activities

Golden Paddle Pickleball League

Start date: February 16, 2020 - End date: April 5, 2020

Time: 5-8pm

Location: CRCC Gymnasium

This league will compete for 8 weeks. Each week you will have the opportunity to play 5 doubles matches to 11 with a randomly selected partner. Point totals will be recorded for every individual player. The male and female with the highest point totals will be our champions and take home our coveted “Golden Paddle” trophies!

Ages: 18+ years
Day: Sundays
Cost: $35/person
Min/Max: 16/24
Registration Deadline: Friday, February 7

Fermented Vegetables

Date: January 20, 2020

Time: 6-9pm

Location: CRCC Activity Room and Kitchen

Natural fermentation is one of the oldest means of food preservation. Learn the science of preparing and storing sauerkraut and fermented vegetables safely in this hands-on workshop. Classes are taught by the CSU extension program.

Ages: 8+
Day: Monday
Cost: $10
Min/Max: 5/10
Registration Deadline: Friday, January 17

Full Moon Winter Triathlon

Date: January 11, 2020

Time: 3:30-5:30pm

Location: Gus Darien Rodeo Grounds

Join Carbondale Recreation, Aloha Mountain Cyclery, Independence Run and Hike, and RFTA for the ultimate Full Moon Winter Race!!!! The route: 3K out and back run from the rodeo grounds to main street; 4K cross country out and back ski from the rodeo grounds to Catherine Store Bridge; 5K bike race around the rodeo grounds. Run the entire triathlon individually, or put together a team. Teams can be 2 or 3 people, each completing a different leg of their choice during triathlon. Post race, enjoy a giant bonfire, hot soup and bread, snacks, awards, and a beautiful full moon. This is a great event for all levels, especially people who aren’t skilled at one particular event. This is a fun, safe, short, fast course, with a big party afterwards.

Ages: 12+

September 1 – January 10 (12pm)
$35 Per Individual or Team
Day of Registration
January 11 3-4pm
$40 Per Individual or Team

All registrations $5 off with a non-perishable food item for Lift Up

Packet Pick Up: Friday, January 10th 12-5pm or Saturday, January 11th 3:30pm
Race Staging: Saturday, January 11th 3:30-4:15pm
Race Start: 4:30pm as the full moon rises
Additional Race Info:
– Please note the Pre-Registration dates and Day of packet pick up dates are incorrect in the brochure. See above for correct dates and times.
– You can still register after 12pm on the 10th, however you will be charged the day of registration rate and you can pick up your packets Saturday, January 11th at 3:30pm.
– There are numerous places to rent or borrow both bikes or skis. We also have several bikes people are willing to loan out for the event. Please contact Aloha Mountain Cyclery 970-963-2500 about bike information and Independence Run and Hike 970-704-0909 about cross country ski information.
– If you would like to participate in one or two events, but need a teammate we can help. Contact the race director, Margaret Donnelly, at 970-510-1280. Leave your name, contact information, and the parts of the race you can do and we will help get you matched with a fellow racer.
– You must have appropriate winter race clothing, appropriate foot wear for the run, cross country skis (the track is groomed for skate or Nordic), a fat bike and helmet, and appropriate self illumination for all three events. The course is lit by your own head lamps and a full moon if it is clear.
-When you register as a team please list all the participants name and the leg of the race they are completing.

Adult Broomball League

Start date: January 8, 2020 - End date: February 7, 2020

Time: 6-10pm

Location: Gus Darien Ice Arena

We will continue our very popular adult broomball league for ages 18 and up. Broomball sticks are provided. Helmets are REQUIRED & HEAVILY ENFORCED. Kneepads, elbow pads, and/
or wrist-guards are highly recommended, as are helmets with full face masks.

Ages: 18+ years
Days: Wednesday and Friday Nights
Cost: $200/team
Min/Max: 6/8
Registration Deadline: Friday, December 21

Introduction to Ice Hockey

Start date: January 7, 2020 - End date: February 6, 2020

Time: 4-5pm

Location: Gus Darien Ice Arena

This is an introductory program for ice hockey for boys and girls. These lessons are for those who have some skating skills with little or no hockey skills. Participants will develop their skills and learn the basics of the game in a recreational environment. Hockey helmets with full face mask and an appropriately-sized hockey stick are required for all participants. Shin pads, elbow pads, and hockey gloves are recommended.

Coaches are needed for this program. If you are interested, call 970.510.1279.

Ages: 7-9 years
Days: Tues & Thurs
Cost: $60
Min/Max: 8/15
Registration deadline: One week prior

Carbondale Youth Hockey

Start date: January 7, 2020 - End date: February 6, 2020

Time: 5-6:30pm

Location: Gus Darien Ice Arena

This program is for more advanced players who are looking to take their skills to the next level without the stress and time commitment of other more competitive hockey programs. Players will work on the fundamentals of the game along with learning and practicing more advanced skills and strategies. Emphasis will be placed on skating, stick-handling, passing, shooting, defense, positioning and most of all fun!

Ages: 9-14 years
Days: Tues & Thurs
Cost: $60
Min/Max: 8/15
Registration Deadline: One week prior

Family Skate Night

Date: January 3, 2020

Time: 5:30pm-8:00pm

Location: 4th Street Plaza Ice Rink

Come on down to the 4th Street Plaza Ice Rink on January’s First Friday for a free Community Party. We will have a fire pit, roast hot dogs and marshmallows, and drink hot chocolate. Ice skate rentals will be available at the Rec Center until 9pm

Winter on the Mountain

Date: December 20, 2019

Time: 4-8pm

Location: Van will pick up/drop off at the Carbondale Recreation and Community Center, Crystal Meadows Commons IV, and Manor II in GWS

Ride the newly updated Glenwood Caverns tram to check out more than half a million lights at the top. There will be live music and food and drink specials.

Day: Friday
Cost: $10 (bring money for lunch/dinner/etc)
Min/Max: 6/10
Registration Deadline: One week prior

Grand Junction Shopping Trip

Date: December 13, 2019

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: Van will pick up/drop off at the Carbondale Recreation and Community Center, Crystal Meadows Commons IV, and Manor II in GWS

Join the Carbondale Recreation Department for a day at the Grand Junction Mall. You can do some shopping, have lunch, or just enjoy a day out.

Day: Friday
Cost: $10 (bring money for lunch/dinner/etc)
Min/Max: 6/10
Registration Deadline: One week prior

Youth Basketball League

Start date: December 9, 2019 - End date: March 5, 2020

Time: 4-7pm (Practice and Game Times are 1 hour in length and will vary weekly)

Location: CRCC Gymnasium

Our leagues are designed to develop kids into fundamentally sound basketball players by teaching them basketball specific skills, teamwork, camaraderie, a strong work ethic, and more.
We offer separate male and female leagues for both 3rd/4th graders & 5th/6th graders. Teams will practice once or twice each week with one or two games per week as well (practices and games are an hour each). The season will culminate with a tournament. All participants will receive a uniform. TEAMS ARE FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE AND WILL FILL UP FAST! REGISTER EARLY!

Ages: 3rd/4th Grade; 5th/6th Grade
Days: Game & Practice Schedules will vary (Monday-Thursday)
Cost: $90/child (includes full uniform)
Min/Max Players per Team: 8/10
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 22

***Once we get 10 players, one team will be full. Then, we
will start filling an additional team. If there is not a
minimum of 8 players signed up on the additional team, then
those participants will not play.
***Please note player requests during registration (day/
time, coach, teammates). We cannot accommodate all
requests but we will do our best.