Upcoming Salida Recreation Events and Classes for March 2018
MARCH IS HOTEL/HOSTEL EMPLOYEE AND OWNER APPRECIATION MONTH! All hotel/hostel employees and owners can bring in a current paystub or other proof of employment and swim FREE in the public pools all month long. We appreciate you providing our visitors with clean accommodations and extending your hospitality to ensure their return to our community.
JIVE AND DIVE FOR MARCH! Friday, March 2 from 7-9pm, middle schoolers ONLY pool party. Drop-in, $5.
AMERICAN RED CROSS WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSE! Would you like to be trained as a Water Safety Instructor (WSI) while teaching? Would you like to help teach Longfellow P.E. swim lessons? The purpose of the Water Safety Instructor (WSI) course is to train instructor candidates to teach Parent & Child Aquatics, Preschool Aquatics, Learn to Swim, Adult Swim and water safety courses and presentations. Candidates must be 16 years old on or before the last scheduled day of the WSI course. Course takes place April 2-May 4, 2018, 30 hours of instruction total, Course Fee: $200 (includes WSI candidate book, fees and instruction). Please register at the Aquatic Center by Friday, March 9. Please call Donna Rhoads for more information at 719-221-4008. Preregistration is required. No drop-ins accepted. All registrations and liability waivers must be completed at the Aquatics Center. Payment must be made at time of registration. Sign up at the pool or call 539-6738.
ROAD TRIP TO GUNNISON! Join Salida Recreation as we take a road trip to Gunnison Friday, March 16. The bus will leave the pool at 8:30am and return to the pool at 5:30pm. We will spend the morning at Jorgensen Ice Rink, break for lunch, then head to the Community Center to enjoy the climbing wall, pool with water slides and swings, and the tumbling room and gymnasium. Ages 6+ are welcome. The cost is $25/person and includes transportation, admission fees, skate rental and equipment use at Community Center. Please bring lunch, water and all your play gear! Preregistration is required. No drop-ins accepted. All registrations and liability waivers must be completed at the Aquatics Center. Payment must be made at time of registration. Sign up at the pool or call 539-6738. Scholarships available.
MONARCH SKI BUS TO END MARCH 17! Bus service to Monarch Mountain will continue through Saturday, March 17. Buses departs Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center at 8:30 am SHARP; depart Monarch at 3:30 pm SHARP! All ages; children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult, $5 round trip.
For more information visit www.salidarec.com or call 539-6738.