Parks & Recreation - Current Operations
The health and safety of our staff and community is our highest priority. We will continue to monitor public health orders closely and respond appropriately as new information is available. If you have questions regarding our health and safety measures, contact us at 303.926.2550 or email email@example.com.
Please continue to visit this webpage for current facility operations. In addition, we encourage you to follow us on social media and to subscribe to our email distribution list for real-time updates and announcements.
Stay well and well look forward to seeing you in the Center soon!
The Parks and Recreation Department is currently offering a variety of virtual programming including fitness classes, camps, sports and more! Please visit our Virtual Programming page for a complete list of offerings.
Available Parks & Recreation Facilities, Programs, and Amenities
The table below is your one stop shop for frequently asked questions about programs and events, ECC memberships, operations and the status of parks & recreation facilities.
What are the ECC Hours?
- Monday-Thursday 500a-800p
- Friday 500a-600p
- Saturday 700a-600p
- Sunday 800a-500p
Certain areas of the Center require pre-registration for a timeslot to gain access. Use your Amilia account online to gain access to the following areas:
Timeslot registration opens 3 days in advance for activities and 7 days for fitness classes and KidStation. Cancellations must be made at least 12 hours in advance by contacting Guest Service (303.926.2550).
You will need to show your timeslot confirmation, either on the app or from your receipt to access the facility.
Timeslot reservations are no longer required for drop-in gym, pool, or fitness floor use (upstairs or lower cardio area). Membership, punch pass, or daily admission may be used to access these areas without any prior pre-registration.
What areas of the Community Center are currently closed?
- Mini-Miners Indoor Playground
We are continuing to make every effort to keep our facilities safe. This includes frequent sanitization of high touch surfaces, nightly fogging with a hospital-grade disinfectant, upgraded air filtration, and a reduced capacity in facilities.
We are encouraging unvaccinated visitors to our facilities to wear a face covering, while vaccinated members of the public or of staff no longer need to wear a mask. We will not be requiring proof of vaccination in order to verify the status of anyone in the building. This is on the "honor system" for all people entering the building.
Please do not come to the Center if you or a member of your household are feeling sick. Taking your temperature prior to arrival is highly encouraged. CDC defined physical COVID symptoms: Shortness of breath, tightness in chest, cough, and/or a fever of 100.4F or higher
Is the pool available for my family to swim?
Yes, the pool is open for drop-in access. Timeslot reservation required for water aerobics classes only.
Are drop-in sports available?
The following drop-in activities are open, no reservations required: basketball, volleyball, and pickleball. Basketballs, racquets, glasses, towels, and other check-out equipment is not available. You must bring your own equipment. It is your responsibility to maintain a distance of at least 6 feet from other patrons.
- Racquetball Courts are available for online reservations 48 hours in advance
- Limit four persons per court
Are locker rooms accessible?
Yes, our Men’s, Women’s and Family locker rooms (cabanas) are open and available to patrons, using social distancing guidelines:
- We strongly encourage you to shower and use the restroom at home whenever possible
- Increased cleaning and sanitization efforts may require the closure of some cabanas during operating hours
Will Mini Miners and KidStation be available?
KidStation is now available! Mini-MIners Indoor Playground will remain closed until further notice. We look forward to returning normal operations as soon as it is safe to do so.
Is the Columbine Lounge open for drop-in activities?
The Columbine Lounge is OPEN. No reservations are required, however, room capacity limit of 12 people will be strictly enforced.
Active Adult activities are open via pre-registration through your Amilia account or explore our virtual programming offerings.
Are room and park shelter rentals still available?
Yes, please contact us for availability and permitting information. Additional rental information is available here Version OptionsParks & Recreation - Current OperationsHeadline.
Is the facility available for my child's birthday party?
Yes, Aloha Pool Party, Climbing Party, and Swimming Party packages are available. Additional party information is available here Version OptionsParks & Recreation - Current OperationsHeadline.
Will I get a refund for cancelled programs I’ve registered for?
Yes, you will receive a refund for any program or activity the Erie Parks and Recreation Department cancels if the cancellation is due to COVID-19 restrictions.
How will I know the status of the programs I’ve registered for?
Program staff will communicate directly with participants regarding the status of programs. If you have an immediate question, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What about special events, are they cancelled?
No, however events are following all necessary precautions and have COVID Safety Plans in place. Please check our event specific web pages for detailed information regarding each event.
Does the ECC offer any virtual services or content?
YES! Please check out our Virtual Programming page to learn more about virtual workouts, nutrition counseling, sports camps, and more! We are also providing virtual fitness classes (live and pre-recorded options) to ECC members, please email for access.
What outdoor amenities are available for use?
What outdoor amenities are closed?
- Spray Garden at the Erie Community Center
- Splash Pad at Lehigh Park (open Memorial Day-Labor Day)
Are sports fields available for rentals or practices?
Yes, athletic fields are available for rental by teams or community members. Please note ball diamonds are not available to rent May through August due to sports programming. Additional athletic field rental information available here Version OptionsParks & Recreation - Current OperationsHeadline.
Are park shelters available for rental?
Yes, park shelters are available to rent March 15 - November 15. Available Town owned parks and shelter rental information available here Version OptionsParks & Recreation - Current OperationsHeadline.