Teen Programs


Teen Night

In partnership with the Jefferson County Communities that Care Coalition, The City of Wheat Ridge Parks & Recreation is dedicated to providing a safe, welcoming and fun space for teens to connect and meet new friends. Four interns worked throughout October 2021 and May 2022 to create events with different themes and activities each month. 

Teen Night is returning!

Events will be held on the third Saturday of each month, with different themes and focuses each month. 

Mark the Upcoming Teen Night Events on your Calendar! 

  • September 16 - Silent Disco 
  • October 21 - Costume Party
  • November 11 - Ultimate Game Night 
  • December 16 - Winter Wonderland Party

Apply For Jobs 

Wheat Ridge Parks and Recreation jobs provide teens with professional development opportunities. View current job listings and apply for jobs at www.rootedinfun.com/jobs

Recreation Center Gym

Check out the Rec Center Gym Schedule (PDF) to see drop in times for shooting some hoops or playing a game of volleyball with friends!  


 Learn more about the Rec Center Fitness amenities here

Fitness Orientation is required for ages 8-17 before working out or attending a class) Kids ages 8-11 may only attend classes during Family Fitness on Saturdays from 10AM-5PM after completing a Fitness Orientation & must be accompanied by a parent. Orientation usually lasts around 15 minutes on average. Hours: Mondays: 3:30 - 5:30PM - Drop-in Tue/Thu: 12:00 - 2:00PM - Drop-in Sat/Sun: By appointment only. Call to schedule: 303-231-1306 or email memmert@ci.wheatridge.co.us

Martial Arts 

Our Martial Arts programs are a great way to increase self confidence, learn self defense, meet people and have fun! Learn more about our programs here.

Jeffco Teens 

Find more resources, opportunities and events for teens in the Wheat Ridge community at JeffcoTeens.org.