Kids & Family

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    ACES at Rock Bottom Ranch

    ACES is abuzz with children’s voices and laughter during the summer months. They offer fun and educational kids’ classes and camps that allow your child to experience and learn about the natural world! Register now for a summer of exploration at Rock Bottom Ranch in Basalt. Take advantage of daily offerings like farmyard tours at 11 am. There are summer classes for 4 year olds up to 18 year olds and family programs. ACES’ mission is to inspire a life-long commitment to the earth by educating for environmental responsibility, conserving and restoring the balance of natural communities, and advancing the ethic that the earth must be respected and nurtured.

    www.aspennature.org

    2001 Hooks Spur Road
    Basalt, CO 81621
    Phone: (970) 927-6760

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    Basalt Recreation Department

    Basalt Recreation provides all kinds of fun, educational, and safe recreation for children of all ages. Check out their website for daily happenings in the valley! Activities include; Tennis, Archery, Swimming lessons, Cross-Country Skiing, Basketball, Football, and more.

    Basalt Recreation
    101 Midland Avenue
    Basalt, CO 81621
    Phone: (970) 927-8214

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    Basalt Regional Library

    The Basalt Regional Library offers many free activities for Children and Teens. There is children’s storytime and family crafts at 10:30 am Monday-Saturday. There is a movie night on Monday nights from 1-3 pm. For 1st-4th grade students there is a Science Rocks program every Wednesday from 1-3 pm. For 5th grade and up there is a Science Rules program every Thursday from 1-3 pm. For more information and more activities check out the website.

    Library Hours
    Monday – Thursday 10:00 am-7:00 pm
    Friday – Saturday 10:00 am-5:00 pm
    Sunday 12:00 pm-5:00pm

    www.basaltlibrary.org
    14 Midland Avenue
    Basalt, CO 81621
    Phone: (970) 927-4311

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    Crown Mountain Park and Recreation District

    Crown Mountain Park is a place where people can come together to enjoy the activities that turn a neighborhood into a community. A key element of the design is the balance between sports-oriented park facilities and passive, family-oriented park amenities. This park has something to offer for every segment of the community. Crown Mountain Park and Recreation offers many kids and youth activities including; an International Futbol Academy summer camp, Baseball Clinic, Brandon Lloyd Football Camp, Kids Rough Mudder, free family concerts, BMX race track, and many more.

    www.crownmtn.org
    501 Eagle County Drive
    El Jebel, CO 81623
    Phone: (970) 963-6030

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    The Art Base – Community Art Center

    The Art Base is a place that enriches the lives of our diverse community through the visual arts. From an exciting variety of registration classes for the public to creating community connections and events to working with special needs students, they aspire to fuel creativity, inspire and contribute to the vitality of Roaring Fork Valley and beyond. The art center partners with other non-profit organizations by creating specially designed programs to meet their clients’ needs. They work with teachers and local schools to supplement in-the-classroom arts education, and provide a wide variety of opportunities for volunteers who help with classes and general art center operational support. They create, host, partner and engage knowing that building relationships build community. The Art Base provides children of all ages with after school art clubs and summer art camps, young artists studio intensives and mentorships for middle and high school students, and student exhibitions.

    www.theartbase.org
    99 Midland Spur
    Basalt, CO 81621
    Phone: (970) 927-4123