NEW WINTER GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE!

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW FOR THE NEW 2014-15 WINTER ACTIVITY GUIDE!

CHILI COOK OFF

Flattops Pedestrian Bridge and Talbott Trail  Dedication Ceremonies

Saturday, December 6, 2014 @ 3pm

Meet at the North Entrance to the Flat Tops Pedestrian Bridge

Holiday Chili Cook Off Contest

Burning Mountain Park in Downtown New Castle

Saturday, December 6, 2014 @ 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Event activities include Chili Cook-Off Contest, Beer Garden, Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, holiday music, and fire pits. Awards for top 3 chili’s in red, green/white, and Peoples Choice categories. $15.00 entry fee for contestants. Beer garden tickets $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00. Admission is FREE, $5.00 for attendees tasting chili.

Tickets and contestant entry forms available at

New Castle Town Hall and the Community Center.

 CHILI COOK OFF Flyer

CHILI COOK OFF APP

New Castle Rec. Office Hours

The New Castle Recreation Department

will have limited hours the week of Thanksgiving. 

The office will be open for 9am-1pm on Monday, November 24th

 &Tuesday, November 25th. 

The office will be closed Wednesday November 26-November 28.

Happy Thanksgiving!

2014-15 WINTER ACTIVITY GUIDE

Read all about it! The new Winter Activity Guide is here!

Come join the fun with New Castle Recreation.

WINTER 2014-15 ACTIVITY GUIDE

Registration begins Monday, November 10!

3RD-6TH BOYS BASKETBALL LEAGUE
Updated date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 2:36 PM

Registration is now underway for our 3/4th and 5/6th grade boy's basketball program. This program includes practices twice a week with Colorado River Valley League games on Saturdays with other area recreation department teams. Practice times are determined by coach and gym availability.  A team jersey is provided.

Volunteer coaches needed!

Cost: $60.00/$70.00 after November 21st, if space is available.

Dates: January 5 - March 7.

ADULT 5 ON 5 FLAG FOOTBALL TURKEY BOWL
Updated date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 2:55 PM

Come join the fun on Saturday, November 22, in New Castle for some FLAG football. Get your team together now foR this awesome 5 on 5 flag football tournament! This tourney will be played using the NFL Flag Football tourney rules! Play starts at 9:00 a.m. sharp! Pre-registration required.

Cost: $100.00 per team until November 14, $120.00 after if space is available.

NFL FLAG TOURNEY RULES

Introduction to Basketball Program

 Tiny Tots and Pee Wee Basketball Parents & Players!

Tiny Tots and Pee Wee Basketball will begin next Thursday, November 6th at Elk Creek Elementary.  This program will be held on Thursday evenings.

Tiny Tots: Thursdays 5:30pm-6:15pm@ ECE

Pee Wee: Thursday 6:30pm-7:15pm @ ECE

Lil Kickers Futsal

This 6 week program on Monday evenings includes weekly practices with the focus on teaching the basic soccer skills of dribbling, passing and shooting.

 Dates: January 26–March 2


 

SlapShot Floor Hockey

We may not have an ice rink in New Castle, but that doesn’t mean we can’t play hockey! This 6 week program on Thursday evenings includes a weekly practice and scrimmage games with the focus on teaching basic hockey skills in a fun environment. Thanks to the Colorado Avalanche for donating the equipment!

Dates: January 22-February 26

 

NCR SEEKING PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS!
Share your talent!
NCR is always looking for instructors for new programs, including music, art, craft, sports, etc. Instructors typically receive a percentage of the participant registration fees, ranging from 50%-80%. Just click on the form below, complete and submit it no later than Friday, October 24.


2015 WINTER PROGRAM PROPOSAL FORM
3RD-6TH GRADE GIRLS BASKETBALL

Both our 3/4th and 5/6th teams are now full.

3/4th Grade:Practices  Monday/Wednesday from 6:30-7:30pm at KSE.

5/6th Grade Team: Practices Monday/Wednesday from 6-7pm at ECE

2014 FINAL GIRLS BASKETBALL 3RD-4TH

2014 FINAL GIRLS BASKETBALL 5-6TH

3 ON 3 ADULT BASKETBALL LEAGUE
Updated date: Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:49 AM

Who says the kids get to have all the FUN!  Com out and play in our 3 on 3 adult league with your friends on Thursday evenings. This league is self-officiated.

Days: Thursdays evenings
Times: TBD
Dates: November 6 - December 18.
Cost: $100.00 per team by October 31. $120.00 after.


NCR SEEKS SPORTS OFFICIALS!

NCR Seeking Soccer Officials

 The New Castle Recreation Department is always looking for officials for the sports programs we offer. Pay is dependent on experience and certification, and ranges from $15-$35 per game. Soccer officials are needed for both youth and adult leagues in the Fall and Spring.

Click on the Employment application to get  started!

New Castle Adult Co-ed Soccer League

New Castle Recreation Adult Co-ed Soccer League begin on Sunday, September 7th!

NCR ADULT CO-ED SOCCER RULES

FALL2014 CO-ED SOCCER SCHEDULE

FALL ADULT 5 VS. 5 FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE
Updated date: Thursday, October 23, 2014 8:25 AM

Congratulations to the members of the Ballwreckers team for winning the title in our 2014 Fall League over a determined Double Diamond team! Thanks to all the teams for participating this season.

Start getting your teams together for the Turkey Bowl Tournament scheduled for Saturday, November 22!

FINAL 2014 FALL LEAGUE RESULTS 

Bank of Colorado Turkey Bowl Flyer

LEAGUE INFORMATION

CODE OF CONDUCT

NFL FLAG FOOTBALL RULEBOOK

FALL ADULT PICKLEBALL PROGRAM INFORMATION

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in America and is a sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, table tennis and volleyball. It is played on a court with a hard paddle and small wiffle ball. Participants do not need to be athletically gifted to play, and it is much easier to learn than many other traditional sports. All necessary equipment is provided. We are offering an indoor fall league, so join your friends and neighbors, and try the fastest growing sport in America! Register now or add yourself to the Pickleball Interest Group list on-line at www.newcastlerec.com!

FALL PICKLEBALL LEAGUE - Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at Elk Creek Elementary School.

League Dates: September 10-October 29.


SUMMER PICKLEBALL RESULTS

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Facility Rentals

Did you know the Town of New Castle has a variety of facilities available for rent for meetings, workshops, craft fairs, reunions, birthday parties, etc? The Community Center has two rooms available, along with a kitchen, and rental fees include tables, chairs and Wi-Fi internet access. The Large Room has a standing capacity of 162 people and rents for $34.00 and hour while the Small Room rents for $24.00 an hour and has a capacity of 44. Many of our parks have picnic shelters that are also available for rent at the rate of $20.00 for every two hours.. Athletic fields can also be rented for $40.00 per every two hours. Next time your planning an event, check us out! Call (970) 984-3352 for more information.

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NEW CASTLE RECREATION DEPARTMENT

New Castle Recreation Department
423 W. Main Street
P.O. Box 90
New Castle, Colorado 81647
(970) 984-3352
rec@newcastlecolorado.org

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Programs
Boys Youth Basketball - Winter 2014
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Friday, August 1, 2014 - Saturday, November 22, 2014
Late Registration: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - Monday, January 5, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, January 5, 2015 - Saturday, March 14, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 60.00
U10 Soccer - Spring 2015
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, November 10, 2014 - Saturday, February 28, 2015
Late Registration: Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Sunday, March 15, 2015
Program Duration: Sunday, March 15, 2015 - Friday, May 15, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 60.00
U12 Soccer- Competetive - Spring 2015
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, November 10, 2014 - Saturday, February 28, 2015
Late Registration: Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Sunday, March 15, 2015
Program Duration: Sunday, March 15, 2015 - Saturday, May 16, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 120.00
U14 Soccer- Competetive - Spring 2015
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, November 10, 2014 - Saturday, February 28, 2015
Late Registration: Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Sunday, March 15, 2015
Program Duration: Sunday, March 15, 2015 - Friday, May 22, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 120.00
U15 Soccer- Competetive - Spring 2015
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, November 10, 2014 - Saturday, February 28, 2015
Late Registration: Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Sunday, March 15, 2015
Program Duration: Sunday, March 15, 2015 - Friday, May 22, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 120.00
Intro to Basketball - Fall 2014
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Micro Soccer - Spring 2015
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Adult 3v3 Basketball - Winter I 2014

  Adult Basketball 3 vs. 3 League 

Who says the kids get to have all the fun!  Come out and play in our 3 on 3 adult league with your friends on Thursday evenings. This league is self-officiated. Deadline to register is January 16. Days: Thursday evenings

Times: 7:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. game times.  Dates: January 22-March 12

Cost: $100.00 by 1/16, $120.00 after.      

You will be prompted to add your team roster after you complete the registration Click ENROLL to register your team.

4v4 Coed Futsal - Winter 2014

Adult 4 vs. 4 Coed Futsal League

Let’s play some soccer indoors in this new coed 4 on 4 Futsal league! No goalies needed in this format. Roster limit is 8 players and rules require a minimum of one female on the field at all times.

Days: Monday evenings

Dates: January 26-March 16

Cost: $150.00 per team by 1/16, $175.00 after.

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Friday, January 16, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, January 17, 2015 - Monday, January 26, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, January 26, 2015 - Monday, March 16, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 150.00
Adult Basketball Mini- Tourneys - Winter 2014

Volleyball Mini-Tourneys

Tuesdays, November 11, 18, December 3, 10, and 17, from 7:00-9:00 p.m.

@ Riverside Middle School

Our volleyball mini-tourneys are a great way to meet new people and play some ball leading up to the start of league play in January. A different format will be used each week depending on the number of participants.


Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Program Duration: Thursday, December 4, 2014 - Thursday, December 18, 2014
Regular Registration Cost: $ 5.00
Adult Volleyball League - Winter 2014
Adult Volleyball League (Ages 16+)
Our Tuesday Mixed Quads League is perfect for both recreational and competitive teams. Teams are required to have a minimum of one female on the court at all times and this league is self-officiated. Free Agents (individuals without teams) are encouraged to participate as we will assist with forming teams.
    Days: Tuesday evenings
    Cost: $120.00 by 1/5, $150.00 after.
    Free Agent Fees: $25.00 by 1/5, $30.00 late.
    Dates: January 13-March 3
FREE Volleyball SpikeFest - Winter 2014

(Ages 16+)

Do you enjoy the sport of  volleyball? Come out and brush up on your skills with other enthusiasts.

Date: Thursday, September 4 Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m. Location: New Hope Park 

Pickleball League - Winter 2014

What’s Pickleball you say? Only the fastest growing sport in America! It’s a combination of tennis, ping-pong, and badminton and easy to learn. Participants play with different partners each game and the top point earners receive awards at the end of the season.

              Day: Wednesday evenings

              Dates: January 14-March 4

              Times: Between 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Cost: $25.00 by 1/9, $30.00 after.

Click the Enroll button to register yourself as a player.
Pickleball Mini- Tourneys - Winter 2014

Wednesdays, November 19, December 3, 10 & 17

@ Elk Creek Elementary Gym 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Participants will be randomly paired with other players and play in round-robin tourney format until winners are crowned each week! Cost is $5.00 per player, per tourney.

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Program Duration: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Regular Registration Cost: $ 5.00
Volleyball Mini- Tourneys - Winter 2014

Volleyball Mini-Tourneys

Tuesdays, November 11, 18, December 3, 10, and 17, from 7:00-9:00 p.m.

@ Riverside Middle School

Our volleyball mini-tourneys are a great way to meet new people and play some ball leading up to the start of league play in January. A different format will be used each week depending on the number of participants.


Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Program Duration: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Regular Registration Cost: $ 5.00
You Go Girl! - Winter 2014

This new program is great for young ladies wanting to try a variety of sports. Participants will play floor hockey, volleyball, Futsal and basketball during the program to be held on Fridays from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Cost: $50.00 by 2/13

Dates: February 20-March 20.

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, November 3, 2014 - Friday, February 13, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, February 14, 2015 - Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Program Duration: Friday, February 20, 2015 - Friday, March 20, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 50.00
Lil Hoop Stars Basketball - Winter 2014
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
Lil Kickers Futsal - Winter 2014

This 6 week program on Monday evenings includes weekly practices with the focus on teaching the basic soccer skills of dribbling, passing and shooting.

Cost: $40.00 by 1/16, $50.00 after.     
   
Dates: January 26–March 2

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Thursday, November 6, 2014 - Friday, January 16, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, January 17, 2015 - Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, January 26, 2015 - Monday, March 2, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Slapshot Floor Hockey - Winter 2014

We may not have an ice rink in New Castle, but that doesn’t mean we can’t play hockey! This 6 week program on Thursday evenings includes a weekly practice and scrimmage games with the focus on teaching basic hockey skills in a fun environment. Thanks to the Colorado Avalanche for donating the equipment!

Ages: 5-12yrs     Dates: January 22-February 26

 

  

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Thursday, November 6, 2014 - Friday, January 16, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, January 17, 2015 - Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Program Duration: Thursday, January 22, 2015 - Thursday, February 26, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Turkey Bowl Flag Football Tourney - Winter 2014

Saturday, November 22
It’s not too early to start getting your team together for this 5 on 5 flag football tournament using the official NFL Flag Football Tournament rules. The format will be pool play in the morning followed by bracket play in the afternoon until a champion is crowned!
Pre-registration required!
Cost: $100.00 by Nov. 14
Roldan Private Piano Lessons - Annual 2014
Have you been wanting to learn how to play the piano? Sonia Roldan studied at the National Conservatory of Music in Lima, Peru, and brings her many years of experience of teaching piano to New Castle. Sonia has been teaching piano in Re-1 and Re-2 School Districts and playing in local churches since 2001.