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

  2. Kara Schmidt

    Programs Supervisor
    Phone: (970) 748-4057

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 Avon Recreation Department Day Camps and the After School Program 

In addition, we have 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, group swim lessons, as well as a competitive swim team. Please call the Rec Center to obtain more information and to register. 

Program Offerings

After School Enrichment Program | $14/day - pick up by 6:00 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


5th Day Wednesdays Camp | $40.00/day – 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Eagle County parents, Avon Rec has you covered for Wednesdays this school year! We are offering camp from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. out of Avon Elementary School. We have built-in time for the kids to complete their required schoolwork and still have fun swimming at the Rec Center. This fun-packed day allows kids to be kids and parents can still get to work. Pre-registration is required.

Please Bring: Packed Lunch, Water Bottle, Swimsuit, Towel, Morning Snack, Chromebook, and Additional Assignments


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

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 Rec Center and more.

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

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