Coach Pitch Baseball & T-Ball Programs

Pre T-ball (Ages 4-5yrs): Tuesdays @ 5pm @ Alder Park Coach W. Whitaker

2015 Pre T-BALL SCHEDULE

T-ball (Ages 6-7yrs): Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 5:30pm @ Alder Park Coach P. Martin

2015 T-BALL Program Schedule

 

Coach Pitch Baseball (Ages 7-8yrs): TBD, still need a volunteer coach

Let's play ball!

NEW 2015 SUMMER GUIDE AVAILABLE NOW!

The 2015 New Castle Recreation Summer Activity Guide is filled with a wide variety of programs and activities for all ages! Hope to see you soon!

2015 SUMMER ACTIVITY GUIDE

 

New Castle Recreation Baseball & Softball

8-10yrs Softball:

New Castle- Coach Christin Thurs/Friday 5:30-6:30pm @ ECE West

8-10yrs Baseball

NC 1- Coach Harlow & Coach Chad Huck M/W 5-6:30pm @ VIX

NC 2- Coach Chad Kruse T/TH 5:30-7pm @ VIX

11-12yrs Baseball:

New Castle- Coach Richie Wed./Thur 5:30-7:00pm @ ECE East

 

Game Schedules:

2015 YVL 8-10yrs Baseball Schedule

2015 YVL TOURNAMNET SCHED. (8-10YRS BB)

2015 YVL Baseball Schedule (11-12YRS)

2015 YVL Softball Schedule (8-10yrs)

 

MIGHTY MAKERS YOUTH ART CLASSES

Experience the fun of creative play as we learn to work with a variety of art mediums, materials and techniques. Participants ages 8-14 will be involved in creative art projects and design challenges that will inspire them to use their imagination and apply their artistic tinkering skills to make amazing (and sometimes silly) creations.

The classes will be held on Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at The OZ Artists' Workshop located at 331 W. Main Street in downtown New Castle. The instructor is Lynne Cassidy, Art Educator + Maker, who has taught in the RE-1 district for many years.  

MIGHTY MAKERS YOUTH ART CLASSES FLYER

Session 1: Mini Mosaics - June 10-11.

Session 2: Paint, Print and Stamp Party - June 17-18.

Session 3: Mixed Medium Mania - June 24-25.

Session 4: Cardboard Creations - July 1-2.

Session 5: Recycle Art Designs - July 8-9.

Session 6: Marble Mazes - July 15-16.

Pre-registration a minimum of 1 week prior to the class start is required, and can be done online at www.newcastlerec.com.  Fee is $45.00 per session and includes art supplies.

 

 

ARTILLUMA YOUTH DANCE PROGRAMS
Updated date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 2:34 PM

NCR has partnered with the ArtillumA Dance Company to offer a Dance Combo Class for ages 3-9 and a Youth Hip Hop class for ages 5-10. In the Dance Combo class, your little dancer will learn the basics of Jazz, Ballet, and Tap! The Youth Hip Hop class will teach participants about movement through dance and play while learning the basics of hip-hop moves.

Dates: June 11-July 30.  

Thursday mornings at the New Castle Community Center.

Dance Combo (Ages 3-5) @ 9:15-10:00 a.m.
Dance Combo (Ages 6-9) @ 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Hip Hop (ages 5-10) @ 11:00-Noon.

Fee: $90.00 for 8 weeks, deadline to register is June 3!


                   


    

2015 HOGBACK HUSTLE 5K RUN/WALK

                                                                         

5K Run and Family Fun Walk

 Saturday, July 11, 2015, 8:00 a.m.

The Hogback Hustle is the fifth of six races in the Colorado River Valley Charity Race Series. 

Results will be posted and prizes will be distributed as soon as possible after all participants have crossed the finish line.

The pre-registration fee is $25.00 ($5.00 late registration fee will apply if received after July 8th). The first 100 people to register will receive a nice cinch bag with goodies.  Please check-in at the registration table and pick up your bib number at the City Market parking lot.

Hogback Hustle 5k Registration Form

Disc Golf

Join Gypsy Disc Golf Club on Tuesday evenings at 5:45pm at area disc golf courses.  Everyone can play!

Tuesday Disc Golf Flyer

April 28th- Silt

May 5th&12th- New Castle

May 19th- CMC

May 26th- Silt

June 2nd&9th- New Castle

Women Beginnger Disc Golf

Ladies Nights!

Come learn more about Disc Golf with the Ladies.  Join Gypsy Disc Golf on Thursday evenings at 6pm at Fire Mountain Disc Golf Course in New Castle at Coal Ridge Park.

Womens Disc Golf Flyer

British Challenger Soccer Camp

New Castle Recreation once again this summer has partnered with British Challenger Soccer Camps the

#1 SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!

July 27-July 31st @ VIX Ranch Park

Register at www.challengersports.com

First Kicks Ages 3yrs 11am-12pm $92

Mini Soccer Ages 4-5yrs 9am-10:30am $106

Half Day Ages 6-16yrs 9am-12pm $140

Golden Goal Ages 6-16yrs 1-3pm $58

The "Golden Goal" session is a fun packed add on session  that runs Monday- Thursday and is open to the 9-12pm campers only.  Please provide your child with lunch- Challenger Sports coaches will supervise the children over the break between sessions.

 

 

NCR ACCEPTING NEW PROGRAM PROPOSALS!
SHARE YOUR TALENT A MAKE SOME $$$!
New Castle Recreation 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%. To submit a proposal for summer programs, just click on the form below, complete and submit it no later than Friday, April 24!


NCR CLASS PROPOSAL FORM
Adult Co-ed Soccer Schedule

Welcome to the Spring 8v8 Co-ed adult soccer season.  Games begin Sunday, APril 12th.  Check out the game schedule:

Game Schedule  for Spring2015 Co-ed Rec.

Don't forget all players need to sign the Sports Roster and Waiver. 

New Castle Rec. Code of Conduct

Sports Roster & Waiver

NCR ADULT CO-ED SOCCER RULES

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!

BURNING MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL LOGO DESIGN CONTEST!

Calling all artists! The Town of New Castle is conducting a logo design contest for the 2015 Burning Mountain Festival. Click the link below for the entry form and more details. The deadline to enter is Friday, May 1.

LOGO DESIGN ENTRY FORM

 

 

 

 

YOUTH WRESTLING PROGRAM (AGES 8-14)

FREE SPRING YOUTH WRESTLING PROGRAM!

Kevin Jacobi, the wrestling coach at Riverside Middle School is offering a FREE wrestling program for local children in 3rd thru 8th grades. Practices will be held at Riverside MS on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00-7:30 p.m. beginning March 30. The program will include some tournaments on Saturdays here on the Western Slope. Please contact Kevin at (970) 665-7831 for more information.

YOUTH WRESTLING FLYER

 

 

 

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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
3on3 Basketball - Summer 2015


3 ON 3 BASKETBALL

Come out and play 3 on 3 basketball with your friends on Thursday nights at Hot Shot Park in New Castle. Games will be played between 6:00-8:00 p.m. 

Dates: June 11-August 6

Fee: $100.00 per team. 

Roster max: 5 players.

Ages: 16yrs & older.

Registration due by June 5!

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

3on3 Soccer League - Summer 2015

3 ON 3 SOCCER LEAGUE

Keep your soccer skills sharp in this new 3 on 3 league to be played on micro size fields at Alder Park on Monday evenings. All games are self officiated!

Dates: June 15-August 3

Times: Between 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Roster max: 5 players.

Ages: 16+

Fee: $100.00 per team.

Registration due by June 5!

 

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

Adult Golf Clinics - Summer 2015

ADULT GOLF CLINICS (AGES 18+)

Come join the FUN this summer! These Tuesday evening clinics will consist of one on one and group instruction, range work, putting & chipping, golf etiquette. Clinics are open to all ability levels. Students should bring their own clubs, as rentals are available on a very limited basis.

Fees $99.00/per person for 4 classes or $30.00 for 1 class.

Session 1: May 5, 12, 19, 26th.                 Session 2: June 2, 9, 16, 23rd.         Session 3: July 7, 14, 21, 28th.

Times: 6:15-8:00 p.m.

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Saturday, March 7, 2015 - Monday, July 6, 2015
Program Duration: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 99.00
Artillum Dance Classes - Summer 2015

Come join the fun with Artillum Dance Company. 

DANCE COMBO CLASS
Ages 3-5 @ 9:15-10:00 a.m.
Ages 6-9 @ 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Your little dancer will learn the basics of Ballet, Jazz, & Tap in this Combo Class. We have shoes for loan if you need them.
Dates: June 11-July 30
Fee: $90.00 by 6/3!

YOUTH HIP HOP                     
 Ages 5-10
Learning about movement through dance and play. Students will learn the basics of hip-hop moves.
Dates: June 11-July 30
Times: 11:00-Noon
Fee: $90.00 by 6/3!

ALL CLASSES ARE HELD ON THURSDAYS AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER.
Register early please!                     

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Late Registration: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Program Duration: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - Thursday, July 30, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 90.00
Beach Quads Volleyball League - Summer 2015

BEACH  QUADS LEAGUE (Ages 14+)

Colorado summers are perfect for playing 4 on 4 volleyball outdoors, and our Coed Beach Quads League on Tuesday evenings is a great way to enjoy the sport and get some exercise!

Dates: June 9-July 28

Fee: $100.00 team/$30.00 Free Agent (individual registration)

 


Coach Pitch Baseball - Summer 2015

Coach Pitch teams practice 1-2 times a week and play games against teams from Silt and Rifle

Practice begin the week of June 1st.  The season continues until mid- July. 
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Sunday, February 8, 2015 - Friday, May 22, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - Friday, May 29, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 1, 2015 - Monday, July 13, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 50.00
Hogback Hustle 5k - Summer 2015

The Hogback Hustle is the fifth of six races in the Colorado River Valley Charity Race Series.

Fee: $25.00 by July 8th $30.00 after

The race starts at the New Castle City Market parking lot, winds around Castle Valley Blvd. to 7th Street, back to Main Street and finishes at Burning Mountain Park across from the post office in downtown New Castle.  Water and a post race breakfast will be provided at the finish line.


Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Late Registration: Thursday, July 9, 2015 - Friday, July 10, 2015
Program Duration: Saturday, July 11, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 25.00
Kids Fun Run - Summer 2015
Kids Fun Run on Saturday July11th
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Friday, July 10, 2015
Program Duration: Saturday, July 11, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 10.00
Lacrosse Camp - Summer 2015

INTRODUCTION TO LACROSSE CAMP

Ages (8-12)

Want to try the fastest game on two feet? This new camp will teach participants  the fundamental skills of throwing, catching, scooping,  and cradling. Sticks and soft  lacrosse balls will be provided.

Dates: July 13-16

Times: 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Cost: $40.00

Register by July 7!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Late Registration: Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - Monday, July 13, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, July 13, 2015 - Thursday, July 16, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Lil Kickers Soccer Camp - Summer 2015

LIL’ KICKERS SOCCER CAMP (Ages 3-5)
Let’s get those future superstars outside playing some soccer this summer! This new camp will focus on teaching the FUNdamentals of soccer in a positive learning environment.
Session 1: June 15-18
Session 2:  July 6-July 9
Time: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Fee:  $40.00
Register by June 5!

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Monday, June 22, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, June 6, 2015 - Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 15, 2015 - Thursday, July 9, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Mountain Biking - Summer 2015
MOUNTAIN BIKING
This new class will explore the trails of the New Castle area to learn and improve the basics of mountain biking skills. Riders will work on safety, basic bike maintenance, technical skills, and trail etiquette. Mountain biking is not only an incredible way to gain fitness and strength, but is a lifelong sport and a great way to make new friends!
Dates: June 15-July 27
Days: Mondays
Times: 9:00-10:15 a.m.
Fee: $50.00 (race fees extra)
MOUNTAIN BIKE CLASS INFORMATION
Participants will need to have a mountain bike with minimum 20” wheels, multiple gears and front shocks. They will also need to bring a helmet, snacks, water, sunscreen and an extra tube and patch kit. Participants may also have the opportunity to race in a youth series in Vail.  

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Sunday, June 14, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 15, 2015 - Monday, July 27, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 50.00
Multi-Sport Camp - Summer 2015

MULTI-SPORT CAMP

(Ages 6-12)

Don’t know what sports your child enjoys? Try our new multi-sports camp where participants will learn and play a variety of different sports. Sports offered include; basketball, volleyball, football, pickleball, soccer, disc golf, hockey, lacrosse, and more!

Session 1: June 8-11

Session 2: June 29-July 2

Times: 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Cost: $40.00

Register by May 29!

This camp may be cancelled if participation minimum are not met at least 1 week prior to the camp.

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Monday, June 22, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - Friday, June 26, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 8, 2015 - Thursday, July 2, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Pickleball League - Summer 2015
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. This league will be played outdoors.
Day: Thursday evenings
Dates: June 11- August 6
Times: Between 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Cost: $25.00

Click the Enroll button to register yourself as a player.
XTREME FLAG FOOTBALL CAMP - Summer 2015

Our new co-ed XTREME Flag Football Camp will prepare you for the upcoming season. whether its tackle or flag! Participants will learn and work on the basic skills of football during drills and scrimmage games.

Dates:July 20-23

Time: 1-3pm

Cost: $40.00

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Late Registration: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - Monday, July 20, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, July 20, 2015 - Thursday, July 23, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
You Go Girl Camp - Summer 2015

This camp is for girls only! Girls will experience a variety of different sports such as flag football, lacrosse, hockey and disc golf.

Dates: August 3-6

Times: 9:30-11:30am

Fee: $40.00

This camp may be cancelled if participation minimum are not met at least 1 week prior to the camp.

 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Monday, July 27, 2015
Late Registration: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - Monday, August 3, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, August 3, 2015 - Thursday, August 6, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Youth Beach Volleyball League - Summer 2015
Join other volleyball enthusiasts for this FUN youth league.  Get your friends together and play some sand volleyball on Tuesday evenings from 5:00-6:30pm at New Hope Park.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Friday, June 12, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, June 13, 2015 - Monday, June 22, 2015
Program Duration: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 30.00
Youth Volleyball Camp - Summer 2015
YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CAMP (Ages 8-14)
Our grass volleyball camp is coed, and is a great way for the young player to work on their skills and have FUN at the same time. Participants will receive skill instruction each day, focusing on the basics of the sport (passing, setting, serving, hitting), along with FUN games and scrimmages.
Dates: June 22-June 25
Times: 10:00 a.m.-Noon
Fee: $40.00 by 6/12,
$50.00 after.
Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 4, 2015 - Friday, June 12, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, June 13, 2015 - Monday, June 22, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 22, 2015 - Thursday, June 25, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00
Youth Golf - Spring 2015
JUNIOR GOLF CLINICS (AGES 6-17)
Come out and learn the fundamentals of golf.
Group instruction will include grip, stance, posture, correct swing techniques and proper golf etiquette.
The program will be split up into 3 parts; chipping and pitching, putting, and driving range work.
Students will need at least 3 clubs (putter, PW, 7 iron).
Session 1: June 1st-4th   Cost: $79.00         
Session 2: June 8th-11th  Cost: $79.00   
Session 3: June 15- 17th Cost: $69.00
Times: 2:00-4:00 p.m.

JUNIOR GOLF LEAGUE (AGES 6-17)

The Thursday Junior League consists of on course play for 6 weeks, Scramble format, fun competitions, some on course instruction, fun prizes and score board after each day! Juniors will be paired with 4-6 team members within the proper age group depending on enrollment. The younger teams will play 3-5 holes, the older teams will play 9 holes. Parent volunteers needed each day to shuttle juniors on the course.

Fees: $125.00 per person for all 6 sessions, or $25 per day.   

Dates:  Thursdays from June  18th-July 30th (no play on July 2) Times: 1:30-4:00 p.m.                        

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Saturday, March 7, 2015 - Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 1, 2015 - Thursday, July 30, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 69.00 - $ 125.00
Competetive Soccer - Fall 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, May 25, 2015 - Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Late Registration: Thursday, July 2, 2015 - Saturday, August 1, 2015
Program Duration: Saturday, August 1, 2015 - Saturday, October 31, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 120.00
Micro Soccer - Fall 2015
Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.
U10 Soccer - Fall 2015

Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.

 

U10 Soccer plays in the Western Slope State League (WSSL) which is a division of Colorado Soccer Association(CSA).  This is a recreational league; however the travel and commitment is greater. Games can range from Vail to Grand Junction and games are on Saturdays.  There are occasionally Sunday games too. Practice is 1-2x a week.The season last from late-August to late October.  The format is 6v6. 

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 25, 2015 - Saturday, August 1, 2015
Late Registration: Thursday, July 2, 2015 - Saturday, August 1, 2015
Program Duration: Saturday, August 1, 2015 - Saturday, October 31, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 0.00 - $ 60.00
U11 Soccer - Fall 2015

Click the Enroll button to register your Player.

Click the Volunteer button to register as a Coach or Assistant Coach.

 

U11 Soccer plays in the Western Slope State League (WSSL) which is a part of the Colorado Soccer Association (CSA).  This is considered a competitive program.  Parents and player commitment is much greater. Practice is 2x a week with weekly Saturday games.  Games can range from Vail to Grand Junction to Steamboat.  There may be additional fees associated with this program; including an additional uniform fee.

Registration Status: Open
Regular Registration: Monday, May 25, 2015 - Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Late Registration: Thursday, July 2, 2015 - Saturday, August 1, 2015
Program Duration: Saturday, August 1, 2015 - Saturday, October 31, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 60.00
New Castle Rec.T-ball - Summer 2015

This is a 6 week program focusing on the fundamentals of baseball.  Practice is typically 1 or 2 times a week with weekly games against other Rec. Depts.

Practice begins the first week of June.  Games begin mid- June and finished by early July.

Registration Status: Closed
Regular Registration: Sunday, February 8, 2015 - Friday, May 22, 2015
Late Registration: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - Thursday, May 28, 2015
Program Duration: Monday, June 1, 2015 - Monday, June 29, 2015
Regular Registration Cost: $ 40.00 - $ 50.00