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Special EDITION BROOMFIELD

PROGRAM GUIDE

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Special EDITION Yup. This Program Guide still looks a little different. As facilities start to open and the City and County of Broomfield offers more programs, this program guide provides you with the information on upcoming programs and events and how to find updated details on current offerings. It's important to continue to receive information you need to lead happy, active, and healthy lives. The Program Guide highlights programs and classes but specific dates, times, and class codes are not included due to the changing environment at this time. Detailed information for programs and available classes are all updated on B-REx.com.

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COVID-19

B RO O M FIELD RES O URCES

ACCESS THE COVID-19 NEWS AND RESOURCES YOU NEED. Find information on COVID-19 updates and vaccination clinics, and take advantage of available resources, programs and events. The City and County of Broomfield and Broomfield residents are working together to keep everyone safe and connected as we shift back to a more ordinary routine. Find updated information at Broomfield.org/COVID.

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Colorado Vaccination Questions: Call 1-877-CO VAX CO (1.877.268.2926)

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R E G IS TRATIO N DAT E S Due to ever‑changing public health protections and restrictions, registration dates may vary by program. Find the most recent information and registration details for each opportunity by visiting B-REx.com frequently. B-REx.com is your one-stop-shop to find and register for all programs, classes and events including Recreation, Library, Senior Services, Open Space, Health and Human Services, G.R.E.E.N. and more!

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TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION.......................................... 2 B-REx.com Registration............................. 2 COVID-19 Resources................................. 3 Engage with Us...................................... 3 How to Use This Guide.............................. 5 CITY EVENTS............................................. 6 Summer City Events................................. 6 B-HEALTHY............................................... 9 Aquatics............................................... 9 Fitness................................................ 11 Athletics.............................................. 13 Gymnastics........................................... 14 Wellness.............................................. 14 Lakeshore Lunch..................................... 14 CREATIVE BROOMFIELD................................ 16 Music and Dance..................................... 17 Art..................................................... 17 Make................................................... 17 EDUCATION AND LECTURES........................... 18 Library................................................ 19 Senior................................................. 21 G.R.E.E.N................................................. 22 Nature................................................. 22 CSU Extension........................................ 23 LICENSED YOUTH PROGRAMS......................... 24 Preschool............................................. 24 After-School Program............................... 25 THERAPEUTIC RECREATION........................... 27 GENERAL INFO........................................... 28 Services............................................... 28 Transportation....................................... 30 INFORMATION............................................ 32 Policies................................................ 32 Facility Info.......................................... 33 Facility Amenities................................... 34

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To help further Broomfield's sustainability efforts, Broomfield Program Guides are now part of the PrintReleaf Program!

More information on registration and policies can be found on page 2 and page 32.

PrintReleaf guarantees every sheet of paper used for Broomfield Program Guides will be reforested.

COVER PHOTO: A Broomfield youth carries his contribution up a ramp to recycle. Broomfield seeks to be a leader in implementing environmental stewardship policies that help create a desirable and sustainable community now and for future generations. Visit Broomfield. org/Recycling for information on Broomfield's 24/7 Recycling Center.

on Broomfield's behalf in PrintReleaf Certified Reforestation Projects across the globe for this issue!

Turn to the back cover to read some ways you can contribute to Broomfield's vision of a sustainable community.

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TO THE

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PROGRAM GUIDE

CONTACT US

HOW TO USE THIS GUIDE:

CITY AND COUNTY OF BROOMFIELD One DesCombes Drive Broomfield, CO 80020 303.469.3301

Each activity or category of activity will include the title, a very brief description, and age(s) if applicable. The activity listing will also tell you the keywords to enter into the search field on B-REx.com to find currently available day(s), date(s), location(s), times, and fees for the exact class you are looking for! Classes are constantly updated so if you don't see something listed in this program guide, check B-REx.com!

Broomfield.org info@broomfield.org

BROOMFIELD LIBRARY 3 Community Park Rd Broomfield CO 80020 720.887.2300 BroomfieldLibrary.com library@broomfield.org

ARTS AND HISTORY 3 Community Park Road Broomfield, CO 80020 720.887.2371

Broomfield.org/CreativeSeason arts@broomfield.org

INVENTHQ 6 Garden Center Broomfield, CO 80020 303.460.6836

You can also register for a classes and events and find information at B-REx.com. More information on how to use our online registration program can be found on page 2. With this ever-changing climate, remember, the most up-to-date and complete information can be found on B-REx.com.

ICON KEY: New Program

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Seniors (60+)

Broomfield.org/inventHQ inventhq@broomfield.org

OPEN SPACE One DesCombes Drive Broomfield, CO 80020 303.438.6335

BroomfieldOpenSpace.com openspace@broomfield.org

PUBLIC WORKS (G.R.E.E.N.) One DesCombes Drive Broomfield, CO 80020 303.438.6329 Broomfield.org/PublicWorks publicworks@broomfield.org

PARKS, RECREATION, AND SENIOR SERVICES Paul Derda Recreation Center 13201 Lowell Blvd. Broomfield, CO 80020 303.460.6900 BroomfieldRecreation.com recreation@broomfield.org

Broomfield Community Center 280 Spader Way Broomfield, CO 80020 303.464.5500 BroomfieldCommunityCenter.com seniorweb@broomfield.org

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Unique features IN THIS SPECIAL EDITION ENGAGE WITH US A thorough guide to how to reach your local government, including where to find resources for COVID-19 and Vaccination information. See page 3. SUSTAINABILITY INFORMATION Learn more about Broomfield's sustainability practice and goals, and what steps you can take to contribute to a more sustainable future. • Broomfield Sustainability goals on page 8 • Broomfield Energy efforts on page 15 • Broomfield Waste efforts on page 29 • Broomfield Transportation efforts on page 31 • Three steps to save water on page 20 • G.R.E.E.N. programs on pages 22 and 23 • Sustainability tips on the back cover

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CITY EVENTS Large city-wide events for the whole family

Celebrating life in Broomfield with your family, friends and neighbors is important, this year more than ever. Community events give everyone the opportunity to have fun and feel festive even if celebrations look a little different this year.

Broomfield’s summer-time community events traditionally include BrewHaHa at Arista and the Great American Picnic and Fireworks on July 4th. This year, as COVID-19 guidelines continue to evolve, these events will be re-designed to offer celebrations that follow official guidance from state and local health officials. Check Broomfield.org for the latest information on these events.

BREW HAHA

Saturday, June 12, 2021 Up-to-date event details will be available after May 1 at Broomfield.org/BrewHaHa. Registration details will be available on B-REx.com. Search: BrewHaHa

THE GREAT AMERICAN PICNIC

Sunday, July 4, 2021 The Great American Picnic and Fireworks can be found after May 15 at Broomfield.org/July4

BROOMFIELD TRAIL ADVENTURE

Saturday, June 5, 2021 Broomfield invites all trail users to come celebrate National Trails Day with the 20th annual Broomfield Trail Adventure! Each year this event features a different location and new sections of the local trail system for users to walk, bike, or jog. For 2021, the event will be self-guided due to ongoing COVID protocols, but specific trail routes will be planned with interpretive features and educational materials to make the experience fun for anyone! While on the trail, join Broomfield’s iNaturalist page to find as many animals and plants as you can! For additional information, visit Broomfield.org/ TrailAdventure.

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Broomfield 100 Looking for something outdoors this summer? The Broomfield 100 gives you the opportunity to explore the beauty of nature and the local trail system throughout the Broomfield community! Enjoy navigating key local or regional trails and natural areas with your family, while helping to promote outdoor recreation and healthy living.

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Sustainability I N

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GOALS At the City and County of Broomfield, environmental sustainability is a focal point of long-term social, economic, and environmental health. The goal is to create a community that meets resident goals for energy, water conservation, local food and agriculture, business sustainability, and multi-modal transportation. Broomfield City Council and ACES (Advisory Committee on Environmental Sustainability) are working with the Department of Strategic Initiatives to develop the following two plans: GHG (GREENHOUSE GA S ) EMISSI O NS REDUCTI O N P LA N The Broomfield City Council took bold leadership action in adopting Resolution No. 2020-169, setting these GHG reduction targets: ● 30% by 2025 ● 60% by 2030 ● 80% by 2040 ● 90% by 2045 ● 100% by 2050

Broomfield's GHG Inventory

ZERO WASTE PLAN As proposed by ACES and adopted by City Council, the following are Broomfield’s goals with regard to Zero Waste: ● 50% diversion by 2025 ● 100% diversion by 2030

See pages 15, 29 and 31 to learn more about what Broomfield has done and is planing to do to help promote a sustainable community.

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B H E A LT H Y B R O O M F I E L D Promoting and strengthening a healthy community

SWIM TEAMS As we wait for wide-spread vaccination, it's unclear what to anticipate in 2021. What you can expect are precautions in place, and new and unique programs to maintain a healthy body and mind. Conditions can change quickly; visit B-REx.com and use the search terms listed below to find all the most up-to-date and available programs.

WATER FITNESS CLASSES Get a well rounded, low-impact cardio workout while focusing on strength training in a variety of water fitness classes. Swim skills are not required, though participants must be comfortable in the water. Classes include water aerobics, deep water aerobics, Arthritis/therapy class, river running/circuit training. Updated schedules are available on Broomfield.org/Aquatics Age: 15+ Find more information on B-REx.com. Search: Water Fitness

LIFEGUARD TRAINING The American Red Cross Lifeguarding class combines classroom and online learning. Successful candidates will receive an American Red Cross certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR/AED, and First Aid and learn the duties and responsibilities of becoming a Professional Lifeguard. Requirements: candidates must be 15 years of age by the end of the class; pass prerequisite skills before the first day of class; attend all sessions; complete online modules prior to the start of class. Age: 15+ Find Lifeguard classes at B-REx.com. Search: Lifeguard

SCUBA CERTIFICATION CLASSES Experience the fun of scuba diving in this one-weekend course. This class includes all academic and pool training to prepare you for open water dives. For info, call Flatirons Scuba at 303.469.4477 or visit flatironsscuba.com. Registration is required. All registration is done through Flatirons Scuba. Age: 10+

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Find Swim Teams at B-REx.com. Search: Swim Team CARA YOUTH SWIM TEAM Introduce your child to swim competition. Emphasis is placed on learning and improving strokes, building endurance, and creating a fun, structured team atmosphere. Prerequisites: previous CARA experience, completion of Dolphin Level or pass swim test (25 yds freestyle and backstroke.) Age: 7-18 MASTERS SWIM TEAM Join the COMSA masters team where beginning swimmers and seasoned athletes master their goals! This program provides organized workouts and skill improvement for all abilities. Participants should have an understanding of the basic strokes and be able to swim for approx. 30 minutes. Age: 15+ FRONT RANGE BARRACUDA SWIM TEAM The Front Range Barracudas (Cudas) non-profit swim club is a yearround United States competitive swim team. Certified coaches offer instruction to all ages and abilities in a fun, safe environment. There are several different groups/ teams based upon the swimmer's ability level. All registration is done through the Cudas team. For additional information, visit TeamCudas.com. Age: 5-18 Broomfield.org

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The American Red Cross Learn-To-Swim program provides a safe, fun environment for your child to learn the fundamentals of swimming as well as learn self confidence, personal development, and water safety; a lifetime skill that can enhance your child’s life. For a full listing of class offerings, visit B-REx.com. Search: Swim Lessons. You are encouraged to utilize the waitlist. For additional information and questions, contact aquatics@broomfield.org. PARENT-CHILD SWIM LESSONS Parent participation is required in the water. Only one child per adult; however, both parents may attend class with one or two children. The instructor will be in the water, teaching both the parent and the child. This class is designed to teach the fundamentals of swimming and water safety skills. Max of 6 parent/ child participants per class. Age: 6 mo-3

BEGINNING LEVEL I/II SCHOOL AGE SWIM LESSONS This class is designed to teach children the fundamentals of swimming and water safety skills. Skills learned include floats, kicks, beginning armstrokes and backstroke, and breath control. Max of 6 participants per class. Age: 6-13

BEGINNING PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS This class is designed to teach children the fundamentals of swimming and water safety skills. Skills learned include floating, kicks, beginning armstrokes, and breath control. If parents are more comfortable, they may also get in and attend the class. Max of 4 participants per class. Age: 4-6 ADVANCED PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS This class is designed to teach children stroke development, technique, coordination, and water safety skills. Skills learned include rhythmic breathing, front and back stroke, kicking, endurance and confidence. If parents are more comfortable, they may also get in and attend the class. Max of 4 participants per class. Age: 4-6

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL III SCHOOL AGE SWIM LESSONS This class is designed to teach children stroke development, technique, coordination, and water safety skills. Skills learned include rhythmic breathing, front and back stroke, intro to breaststroke, kicking, and coordination of movement. Max of 6 participants per class. Age: 7-13 ADVANCED LEVEL IV/V SCHOOL AGE SWIM LESSONS This class is designed to teach children stroke development, technique, coordination, and water safety skills. Skills learned include freestyle refinement, backstroke and breaststroke, and intro to butterfly, diving, turns, endurance and confidence. Max of 8 participants per class. Age: 7-13

TEEN/ADULT SWIM LESSONS This class will be goal based. Instructors will work with each participant individually or in small groups to help meet your goals and help you feel more capable and confident in the water. Class will help beginners as well as the more advanced swimmers. Conquer your fear of the water, develop your strokes, start training for a triathlon, or become a more efficient fitness swimmer. Age: 13+ PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS Private lessons give individuals an opportunity to work in a one-on-one setting with an instructor. Participants get a chance to work on technique and receive individual feedback and attention. Semi-private lessons are also available (must be siblings or friends and sign up together). All lessons are 25 minutes in length. Age: 3+ DIVING CLASS This diving class is designed for beginning and intermediate levels of springboard diving. Beginners will be taught the fundamentals of diving including body alignment, approach, and basic dives. Intermediate divers will work on flexibility and strength as well as more advanced diving skills. Prerequisites: Must be able to swim independently. Age: 7-18

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GROUP FITNESS

Drop-in classes, focused workshops, semi or private training available in both yoga and Pilates to enhance your practice in both group and individual settings. Instructors trained to meet the members where they are in their journey to health. Age: 16+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Mind/ Body Training

Join group fitness classes today! Fitness classes run on a year-round basis and are available for all age groups. You do not have to wait to join a fitness class. Fitness class schedules change on a regular basis to meet community needs. Some of the formats available are Barre, yoga, Pilates, BodyPump®, BodyStep®, SilverSneakers®, Ultimate Fitness, Jazzercise® and Spinning®. Group fitness classes are included in the All Facility Pass. Latest schedules are available on BroomfieldRecreation.com. Find all the descriptions and reserve your spot on B-REx.com. Search: Group Fitness

MASSAGE THERAPY Relieve stress and pain! Many individuals use massage therapy as a means of preventing and/or healing sports injuries. Swedish, Deep Tissue and Sports Massage are common therapies that will aid your recovery. Age: ALL Book your massage appointment today online at B-REx.com. Search: Massage

ACTIVE ADULT FITNESS Drop-in, workshops, introduction classes and custom designed workshops tailored to keep you moving in your mature years. As you age, your fitness needs change. Age: 60+ Find classes on B-REx.com. Search Active Adult

CANCER SURVIVORS~FITNESS FOR LIFE PROGRAM Designed for cancer survivors and their caregivers whether in treatment or post recovery. During this program, you will be provided with information on how to take the next step to a life of fitness and health. This program covers cardiovascular and strength training, flexibility and balance, health and nutrition, environmental cautions, lymphedema care and neuropathy. Private or semiprivate personal training with a Cancer Specialist is available if that works better for you. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Cancer

FAMILY FITNESS

JUMPBUNCH

YOUTH FITNESS

Summer, family, games, and fun; Does it get much better than that? Enjoy friendly competition with other families in a variety of field day style games. Kids of all ages welcome! Find Family Fitness on B-REx.com. Search: Family Fitness

Move, grow, learn and play with Jumpbunch! Sports, smiles, fitness and fun – it’s what Jumpbunch is all about! Age: 1.5-6 Find Jumpbunch classes on B-REx.com. Search: Jumpbunch

Classes designed to create movement as a lifestyle for youth. Classes targeting topics of exercise, movement, nutrition, stress relief, building self-esteem and creating healthy habits through a variety of modalities. Age: 8-14 Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Youth fitness

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OUTDOOR FITNESS SERIES

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Get "fit" this summer! Join a variety of activities throughout the Broomfield community including a series of fitness classes in a local park. The lineup consists of dance, high-intensity interval training, Pilates, TONE®, ultimate fitness and yoga classes. It's designed to keep you moving and try out new formats without stepping foot in a gym. Find classes like this on B-REx. com. Search: Outdoor Fitness

PERSONAL TRAINING Have a certified Personal Trainer design a program to meet your needs and achieve your personal fitness goals. The Personal Training team offers a variety of ways for you to get there – weight room classes, group challenges, TRX® classes, and Private/SemiPrivate sessions. Read the full descriptions of all the different ways the trainers can motivate you and keep your love of fitness alive on B-REx.com. Age: 11+ Find more classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Personal Training

TAEKWONDO Programming designed to help beginners through advanced participants advance their martial arts training. White through black belt training available in a familyorientated environment. More information at info@trinitytkd. com or trinitytkd.com. Age: 5+ Find this on B-REx.com. Search: Tae Taekwondo

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WILDLIFE

Masters

The Broomfield Wildlife Masters are local residents that volunteer their time to answer questions about coexistence with our local wildlife. Help Line: 303.464.5554 Please leave a message describing the wildlife conflict you have been experiencing and your contact information. A Wildlife Master will respond to you within 24 hours.

ATHLETICS Youth, Adult and Active Adult Sports programs may change with current COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions. For the most up-to-date offerings and details of Athletic programs email youth-athletics@broomfield.org, adult-athletics@broomfield.org, or visit B-REx.com.

YOUTH ATHLETICS

ADULT ATHLETICS

Broomfield’s youth recreational program combines learning fundamentals, practice and game play. Volunteer coaches are needed! For more information email youth-athletics@ broomfield.org. • Lacrosse Camps, Skills & Drills, Team • Baseball, Softball and T-ball • Track and Field • Cross Country • Tennis Lessons and Team Tennis • Volleyball Camps, Skills & Drills, Team • Basketball Camps, Skills & Drills, Team Different grades and ages are offered for each sport. Find details at B-REx.com. Search: the specific sport

Varied levels of men’s, women, and coed leagues are offered. All leagues play one day a week. For more information email adultathletics@broomfield.org. • Basketball: men's, 40+ men's, womens 3v3 • Volleyball: women's, coed, active adult • Softball: men's, coed, active adult • Tennis Lessons • Women's Golf • Pickleball Leagues, Lessons, Skills & Drills Age: 16+ Different nights and divisions are offered for each sport. Find details B-REx.com. Search: the specific sport

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SuperTots Sports Academy engages kids in physical activity in a non-competitive environment that is safe and fun above all else. Tots learn through a series of beneficial games to acquire athletic skills and fitness but also develop an interest and love of sports. Classes are broken out into 2-3 year olds and 3-5 year olds. For more information and to register, go to supertots.com/ Colorado or 303.222.8039 Age: 2-5

SKYHAWKS® SPORTS ACADEMY

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SUPERTOTS® SPORTS ACADEMY

Skyhawks Sports Academy offers sports camps & clinics for players of all levels. Each camp/clinic offered is a week long. Skyhawks offer 10 different sports camps. Register for sports activities in your area at skyhawks.com/ colorado or 303.222.8039. Age: 4-12

SKATESTART® Join SkateStart for awesome summer skate camps! Kids will learn new tricks, make new friends and most importantly have fun. A water bottle, helmet, skateboard and proper shoes are required. Find SkateStart on B-REx.com. Search: Skatestart

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GYMNASTICS Participants can find a variety of gymnastics class listings for every level of gymnast, including parent – tot classes, competitive levels, and more! Age: 18 mo - 18 Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Gymnastics

ACTIVE ADULT GOLF LEAGUE The golf league meets on Tuesday mornings for a round of golf at Greenway Park Golf Course. Each week players will be assigned a partner and participate in various fun golf games. In addition to the league registration fee, golfers will pay the green fees to the course. For more information, contact Kim Hollingsworth at 303.464.5536. Age 50+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Golf

MEALS ON WHEELS

BROOMFIELD LIBRARY PROGRAMS FOR PARENTS The Broomfield Library is part of the national Family Place Library network. Good health, early learning, parental involvement, and supportive communities play a critical role in your child's growth and development. The Broomfield Library connects families to community resource professionals, provides opportunities for children to learn and grow, and provides parent education workshops. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Parenting

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For Broomfield residents 60+ who have trouble cooking their own meals and individuals younger than age 60 with a medical referral. Caregiving family members who reside at the same address may also qualify. Meals are delivered at lunchtime to your home. Frozen Meals are available for weekends and holidays. For more detailed information or to start receiving meals call 303.464.5532 or visit BroomfieldSeniors.com. Age: 60+

HEARING CLINIC

MEDICAL FOOT CARE

LAKESHORE CAFE

This clinic is free and provided by Family Hearing at the BCC. Services include: a screening, ear wax removal, and device maintenance and repair Age: 21+ Find more information at B-REx.com. Search: Hearing Clinic

Services are provided by Colorado Visiting Nurses Association. To schedule an appointment, call Jana Stone at 303.549.5655. Age: 55+ Find more information on B-REx.com. Search: Foot Care

Join friends and family for daily and special event lunches to enjoy great food, entertainment and wellness talks. Age: ALL Find specific information on dates and times at B-REx.com. Search: Lunch

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ENERGY It is estimated that commercial and residential energy efficiency opportunities alone would help Broomfield achieve a 15% reduction in greenhouse gases. In addition, due to the rapid decline in solar pricing, it’s never been more affordable to take part in the renewable energy revolution. B ROO MFI ELD’S CURRENT E FFO RT S IN EN ERGY ● On-site solar for nine municipal buildings ● Solar powered park lights ● Solar powered park irrigation ● Anaerobic energy use in water treatment plan ● Work with the State of Colorado on Energy Performance Contract to upgrade energy efficiency in municipal properties

FUTURE OPPO RTUNI TIES A N D S T RAT EGIES ● Advance commercial and residential energy efficiency programs ● Install additional LED street lights ● Support building operations trainings to facilities staff at large institutions ● Research solar farm feasibility for distributed energy ● Leverage PACE to finance commercial energy efficiency upgrades ● Provide support for energy data benchmarking for large buildings ● Explore green building codes for new construction ● Add solar capacity at municipal facilities ● Analyze feasibility of carbon offsets ● Connect residents to RENU residential energy efficiency loans ● Expand solar access on residential and commercial properties

Visit Broomfield.org/Sustainability to view Broomfield's Current Sustainability Efforts, and Sign Up For the Sustainability Newsletter to Learn About Ways to Engage in Sustainability Planning. 2021 Summer

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C R E AT I V E B R O O M F I E L D Cultural activities for all ages

Your creativity, ingenuity, and resilience has never been on display more than through these challenging times. Amplify your skills and nurture new interests with a variety of the programs, classes, and events listed below. Show your creations with #CreativeBroomfield on social media or email YourBroomfield@Broomfield.org

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES The City and County of Broomfield presents a variety of live music and performances for the summer. Explore this season’s offerings on B-REx.com. Search: Summerconcert

BOOK CLUBS INCREDIFLIX

KIDCREATE STUDIO®

This week-long, movie-making camp will be a hit with your kids. They will use stop motion tricks to create fires, explosions and even floods. Their characters can battle it out or work together to save the day in this action-packed stop motion class. They can make a Minecrafte movie, Roblox movie or a mashup! Age: 7-13 Find classes like this on B-REx. com. Search: Incrediflix

Engage your kids’ artistic sides and foster a love of art in a variety of different styles. A variety of classes available to meet the different interests of kids, from barnyard animals to dinosaurs to mermaids to storybook art. Looking for holiday activity ideas or to craft gifts? Those are available as well for a variety of age groups. Age: 1.5-12 Find classes like this on B-REx. com. Search: Kidcreate

WONDERFUL WEDNESDAYS Enjoy special outdoor performances for families every other Wednesday afternoon in June and July! Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: Kidlibrary

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The Broomfield Library offers a range of book groups, clubs, and book kits that cover a wide array of genres for a variety of ages. Explore which option best suits you on B-REx.com. Search: Bookclub

ADULT POTTERY Have you ever wanted to create mugs, bowls, plates,vases, a teapot, or anything you can imagine with clay? This class will give you the skills to do so, whether handbuilding or on the potter’s wheel. For beginning or advanced students, this class includes one bag of clay, tools, and Wednesday studio time. Age: 18+ Find More Classes like this at B-REx. com. Search: Pottery

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TOOLTORIALS Learn a new skill with inventHQ TOOLtorials! Featured tools this summer are embroidery machines, silhouette cutters, and micro:bits. Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: inventHQ

COMMUNITY BUILD

TAKE-AND-MAKE KITS

The Library's Take-and-Make Kits offer some much needed screen-free time for you to engage your brain, get creative, and make something! Kits are available at the second-floor desk of the Library while supplies last. New kits for teens and adults are available each month. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Takeandmake

Join inventHQ in a community build. Help beautify your neighborhood and learn a new skill! Register on B-REx.com. Search: inventHQ

KINDERMUSIK® LINE DANCING Line dancing, whether to pop or country music or anything in between, is a great way to get everyone out on the dance floor. Wear comfortable clothing and easy to dance in shoes and join the fun. No partners needed. Age: 21+ Find more classes like this at B-REx. com. Search: Line Dancing

TAPS ‘N TOES® Taps ‘N Toes offers a variety of classes that offer instruction to dancers in Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Pom, Lyrical and Hip Hop. Mommy & Me classes are also available for those little dancers and their mommies. Classes designed to teach dance movements and will culminate with the last class performance for parents and grandparents. Age: 2-9 Find this class on B-REx.com. Search: Taps n Toes

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Kindermusik is an early childhood music and movement program for parents with infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Through singing, listening, simple instrument play, object exploration, storytime and creative movement, you'll bond with your child and meet other grown-ups just like you! Age: 0-3 Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Kindermusik

SUMMER LIBRARY ADVENTURES All ages are invited to participate in this year's Summer Library Adventures reading challenge! The challenge runs June 1-July 31. Register beginning May 24 at Broomfield.beanstack.org! Also, be sure to sign up on B-REx.com for the Summer Library Adventures Celebration event, which will take place outdoors on Saturday, June 5 (space is limited). The Library looks forward to enjoying this summer with you! Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: Summerlibrary

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C R E AT I V E B R O O M F I E L D

Are you bored, tired, or need some inspiration? The Library has Children's and Adult Story Lines as well as a Dial & Listen Line that includes a menu of options that you can listen to anytime! Find the phone numbers for each line on B-REx.com. Search: Storyline

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STORY LINES

ART CLASSES Art can be done anywhere, by yourself, with your family, or in a group! Broomfield offers classes for all ages. These classes are examples of what Broomfield has offered in the past. Check B-REx.com for current class offerings and virtual formats! Search: Art

TEEN ART CLUB Hang out with fellow art-loving teens as you doodle, draw, sketch, and create art to your heart's content! All levels of experience are welcome and supplies are provided. Age: 13-18 Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Teenartclub

GALLERY ON THE GO® Come paint in a fun and social environment. Whether looking for step-by-step painting instructions for your kids, or painting and crafting with friends, Gallery on the Go has a class that will meet your needs. No one should craft alone; come enjoy a relaxed social setting and explore your creativity. All materials provided. Age: 6+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Gallery

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E D U C AT I O N & L E C T U R E S Programs to enrich your life; arts and crafts, STEM, and more

Looking to learn something new in 2021? Check out the following ways to enrich, enhance, and support your mental health in the new year!

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AMERICAN RED CROSS SAFETY CLASSES

THE CHILDREN'S LIBRARY

Age-appropriate full classes, blended learning classes, and recertification classes are offered. Participants will learn First Aid, CPR/ AED, emergency action protocols, how to give immediate care to an injured or ill person until more advanced medical personnel arrive on the scene. Upon completion of the class, participants will receive a two year certification. Age: 10+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Red Cross

The Broomfield Library has a wide variety of resources and programs for children and families. Program topics include early literacy, STEM learning, art, writing, parenting resources, and more! Search for exciting opportunities on B-REx.com. Search: Kidlibrary

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CAREER ONLINE HIGH SCHOOL

FINANCIAL LITERACY WORKSHOPS

The Broomfield Library and Broomfield Workforce Center offer adults the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificate online. The program provides a limited number of scholarships to qualified adult learners who are looking to expand their career opportunities, prepare for workforce entry, or continue their education. Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: COHS

Learn tips for stretching your dollars and meeting your financial goals with virtual workshops from CSU Extension, Broomfield FISH, and the City and County of Broomfield. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

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The inventHQ makerspace will be open by appointment or drop-in depending on the current level of COVID-19 restrictions. inventHQ also offers creative programs to makers of all ages. Register for inventHQ classes on B-REx.com. Search: inventHQ

THE LIBRARY TEEN ZONE

PLAY-WELL ENGINEERING In this fun, engineering focused program, your child will get hands-on with LEGOs and get an introduction to real-world engineering, architecture and physics concepts. Pokemon and Minecraft themed classes will ignite your child’s interest in STEM, all while having the best week of their summer! Age: 5-12 Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Play-Well

The Broomfield Library provides a fun selection of clubs, materials, and workshops just for teens that explore art, books, STEM, volunteer opportunities, and more. Find all things teen from the Library on B-REx.com. Search: Teenzone

YOUNG ADULT SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE The Broomfield Library has themed Young Adult Subscription Bags available for checkout, which include books, snacks, craft materials, and more! Each bag lists which items you will need to return to the Library and which you can keep. Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: YASS

STORYTIMES The Broomfield Library offers storytimes throughout the week for the whole family. Build early literacy skills while developing a love of reading at Outdoor Storytimes with the Broomfield Library! Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: Storytime

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CREATE AND LEARN These online coding classes for kids were developed by tech experts from top companies like Google, experienced teachers, and talented graduates of Stanford, MIT, and Harvard to teach your kids computer programming, robotics, artificial intelligence, and more. Age: 5-18 Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Create

HISTORY IN BROOMFIELD Dive into history with the Broomfield Depot Museum and Broomfield Veterans Museum! Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: History

LIBRARY REFERENCE & ADULT SERVICES The Broomfield Library designs groups, services, and workshops to help adults pursue their own personal and professional interests. Explore offerings for adults on B-REx.com. Search: Adultzone

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SLOW THE FLOW AUDITS Save Water. Save Money. Save Precious Resources. Sign up for a FREE outdoor water audit to identify how small changes in your outdoor watering routine can make a big difference on your water bill.

WATER REBATES Residents can earn a credit on their water bill when they install a water efficient appliance in their home!

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Wills, Powers of Attorney and Living Wills Get a tough job finished! In a single easy session, complete a will, financial power of attorney and combined medical directive (including living will, medical power of attorney and organ donation,) all with the help from Colorado licensed attorney Mike Anderson. Cost includes all materials, witnessing, notarizing, individual review and plenty of time for discussion and questions. Participants do not need to bring anything to class. Registration is required. Cost is per person. Age: 18+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Estate Planning

WOODSHOP ROOM Work on your special project or learn from the Woodshop Supervisor. Voluntary donations are appreciated and help offset costs such as blades, new equipment, supplies and repairs. Supervisors are available on a volunteer basis. Age: 21+ Find this on B-REx.com. Search: Woodshop

ACTIVE ADULT HOBBIES A variety of games and activities are offered such as Jam Session, Woodcarvers and Needlework. Age: 55+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Hobbies

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ESTATE PLANNING MADE EASY

ACTIVE ADULT TRIPS Active Adult Trips are limited to 3 a month during the summer. As restrictions are lifted there will be access to more trips. Age: 55+ Read about trips and register on B-REx.com. Search: Trips

HISTORY TALKS History Talks are a series of lectures that cover various topics such as significant events in history, historical figures, the history of countries, etc. Age: 18+ Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search History Talks

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LIBRARY SENIOR SERVICES The Broomfield Library provides services for older adults! Many workshops and services are virtual or involve take-and-make projects. Discover what the Library has to offer on B-REx.com. Search: SeniorLibrary

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G.R.E.E.N.

Gardening • Recycling • Energy • Environment • Nature

Classes about the environment, and how to reduce, reuse and recycle

PLAN BEE It is always a good time to enjoy nature and preserve the environment. Support sustainability through programs below and outdoors in Broomfield's beloved open spaces, parks, and trails.

NATURE WALKS Take a walk with naturalists through Broomfield’s open space areas. Broomfield offers nature walks for preschoolers, and walks at sunset and after dark for the entire family. Learn about the animal and plant life in your own backyard. Find available nature walks like this on B-REx.com. Search: Nature Walk

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Wondering how to get started with your first backyard beehive? Plan BEE is a series for future and beginner beekeepers from CSU Extension and the Depot Museum. Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT CSU Extension offers an integrated approach that will help you find the root of pest problems in the home and garden with options that will save time and money. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

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WILDLIFE MASTERS

Family FIELD DAY Summer, family, games, and fun! Does it get much better than that? Enjoy friendly competition with other families in a variety of field day style games. Kids of all ages welcome! Check B-REx. com for details.

G.R.E.E.N.

The Broomfield Wildlife Masters are local residents that volunteer their time to answer questions about coexistence with our local wildlife. Help Line: 303.464.5554 Please leave a message describing the wildlife conflict you have been experiencing and your contact information. A Wildlife Master will respond to you within 24 hours.

THE BROOMFIELD BIRD CLUB The Broomfield Bird Club organizes presentations and walks. To learn more about these interesting programs, please visit www.BroomfieldBird.Club. Age: 18+

FRIDAY KIDS’ CLASSES Explore the natural world from a kids' point of view with lots of hands-on activities to learn about the world around us. Children aged 6-11 years old are welcome! Adults may drop their children off for these classes. Classes are $3 per child and limited to a maximum of ten children. Masks must be worn at all times and 6 ft distancing rules will be observed. Find available classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: Friday Classes

BROOMFIELD 100 Looking for something outdoors this summer? The Broomfield 100 gives you the opportunity to explore the beauty of nature and the local trail system throughout the Broomfield community! Enjoy navigating key local or regional trails and natural areas with your family, while helping to promote outdoor recreation and healthy living. See Broomfield.org/Broomfield100 for more information.

CSU EXTENSION HORTICULTURE HELP SERVICES CSU Extension offers a wide range of services to support you in your growing goals. Talk to trained Colorado Master Gardener volunteers, bring plant samples in for diagnosis, or request a site visit from staff. Learn more on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

GROW AND GIVE VICTORY GARDEN PROJECT CSU Extension brings you a growing library of how-to resources for growing and safely harvesting your own food. Want to make it official? You can register your garden to report your harvests and connect to a statewide network. Find out how to get involved on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

VIRTUAL GARDENING CLASSES CSU Extension offers virtual classes on the most common topics for Colorado gardeners. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

RESIDENTIAL LAWN CARE CSU Extension offers basic lawn care guidance including how and when to fertilize to help maintain a healthy lawn. Find classes like this on B-REx.com. Search: CSU Extension

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LICENSED YOUTH PROGRAMS Education is the most powerful thing we can use to change the world. ~Nelson Mandela.

Through these tough times, young people in Broomfield and across the world have navigated the pandemic with grace and resilience. If conditions allow, the following opportunities will be available to further support their growth and development.

EARLY LEARNING SUMMER CAMP Early Learning Summer Camp is a preschool program for children ages 3 – 5 years which is licensed by the State of Colorado. As a level five rated Colorado Shines program through the state of Colorado, all instructors have a background in education and experience working in a preschool classroom setting. They are educated professionals who provide a quality program for the children.

EARLY LITTLE LEARNERS PLUS This class is an extended class for preschool children. The fun summer themes place emphasis on playing and having fun with friends. Games, crafts, science projects, math, and outside fun will be included. Make sure you wear your sunscreen! Children must be toilet trained and not in diapers or pull-ups to be eligible for this class. Age: 3-4

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Drop-in Hours

Drop in to use the laser, vinyl cutters, sewing machines, and more! (subject to COVID-19 restrictions) Tue 2 - 7 p.m. Thu 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sat* 12 - 4:30 p.m. *inventHQ is closed 1st and 5th Saturday each month.

EARLY EXPLORERS This class offers various activities that are fun for Pre K children or children who have not attended Kindergarten. Each week will be a new adventure! Children will focus on the theme of the week by playing games, science projects, math, arts and crafts, and outside activities. Make sure to wear your sunscreen! Age: 4

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CAMP EXPLORER

NEW EXTENDED HOURS! Keep the whole family active during summer break! Parents can stay at the facility and work out or errands, while the kids burn off energy in the gym or the pool. Different activities are planned each day, activities are subject to change. Reservations can be made for June and July. Drop-in care may be available based on space availability. Jr Palooza age: 6-9 Preteen Palooza age: 9-13 Find Preteen Palooza on B-REx.com. Search: Palooza

Camp Explorer is licensed by the State of Colorado and is held to the highest standards. Make sure your kids (6-15 years old) have fun all summer long at this fantastic summer camp program! Kids are busy with games, arts and crafts, field trips, and swimming. All families registering for the Summer programs will receive emails with information such as the Parent's Manual, as well as dates and times for summer camp Informational meetings upon confirmation of registration. Campers MUST have completed Kindergarten prior to camp!

LICENSED YOUTH PROGRAMS

PRETEEN PALOOZA

2021 SUMMER L I B R A RY ADVE N T U RES ALL-AGES READING CHALLENGE: Runs June 1-July 31 Register starting May 24 at broomfield.beanstack.org. CELEBRATION: Saturday, June 5 Celebrate with an outdoor event for the entire family! Build a hummingbird feeder or mini-table for squirrels to perform their acrobatics on. Activities are recommended for ages 2+.

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T H E R A P E U T I C R E C R E AT I O N Programs that enhance recreation opportunities for people of all ability levels and ages

MAINSTREAM/INCLUSION Assistance is available to individuals with or without disabilities to recreate together as well as specialized programs. If you see a class offered and would like to participate but need assistance, contact Rachel Robbins, CTRS at 303.460.6924 or TR@Broomfield.org. Allow three weeks prior to the start of class to allow TR staff to assist in providing the necessary support.

TR PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES

WHEN REGISTERING:

Designed for youth and adults with disabilities. Activities promote building confidence, social skills, and body awareness. A great opportunity to have fun in the community in a structured, safe environment. Programs and activities may include pickleball, weight training, sports samplers, swim lessons, gymnastics classes, theater and programs in cooperation with inventHQ. Find TR classes on B-REx.com. Search: TR

Group: Participants who are independent or require minimal verbal prompting and minimal behaviors. 1:1: Participants who need physical assistance and/or additional support due to behavioral needs.

TR SPECIAL OLYMPICS SPORTS A variety of sports training for Special Olympics is offered year round. If you choose to compete in the Special Olympics sanctioned tournaments your medical paperwork must be up to date prior to the competition. Special Olympic Summer sports are the following: • Bocce ball • Golf • Softball Age: 8+ Find Special Olympics on B-REx.com. Search: Special Olympics

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GENERAL INFO General information on services the City and County of Broomfield offers

During both ‘normal’ and difficult times, look for a variety of services to make your life easier, healthier and more enriched.

HOTSPOTS FROM THE LIBRARY Do you have unreliable internet or need internet access when the library is closed? Check out a mobile hotspot from the Broomfield Library. They are available only to Broomfield residents and can be checked out for three weeks. You'll need to come into the library to pick up your hotspot. Age: 18+ Find this on B-REx.com. Search: hotspots

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES Many programs in the City and County of Broomfield utilize the skills and expertise of volunteers who want to make a difference in their community. Visit Broomfield.org/volunteer for more details about available opportunities or email volunteer@ broomfield.org.

EASY RIDE TRANSPORTATION Transportation is provided for adults age 60+ or adults with a qualifying disability. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For additional information, call 303.464.5534 or visit BroomfieldSeniors.com.

OLDER ADULT SERVICES Broomfield Senior Services offers the following services to help keep older adults healthy and independent: Meals on Wheels, HandyMan Volunteer, Broomfield Pals, Caregiver Respite, Information and Assistance, Loan Closet, and Special Needs assistance. Please call 303.464.5526 or visit BroomfieldSeniors.com.

OLDER ADULT INFO & ASSISTANCE If you need help navigating resources or find it difficult to afford necessities, such as medications, all 303.464.5526 or visit BroomfieldSeniors.com. Funding is supported by Senior Resources of Broomfield.

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Sustainability I N

BROOMFIELD

Z E R O WA S T E “Throwing away” a piece of trash seems like the end of the story, but a complex system of collection, distribution, reuse, and eventual disposal is only the beginning for a discarded item. Landfill waste produces greenhouse gases that contribute to climate change and impact our local air quality. Improperly disposed hazardous materials can threaten our water quality while representing an economic loss of valuable materials. This represents a significant environmental, public health and economic opportunity.

B RO O MFI ELD’S CURRENT E FFO RT S IN WASTE ● Tree branch recycling ● Paint disposal ● Household Hazardous Waste events ● Paper Shredding events ● 24/7 Recycling Center ● Engine/Food Oil, and Antifreeze Recycling Programs

FUTURE O PPO RTUNI TIES A N D S T RAT EGIES ● Pilot community composting project ● Explore feasibility of plastic bag and Styrofoam bans ● Explore feasibility of pay-as-you-throw (PAYT) ordinance ● Identify opportunities for route and zone optimization for residential and commercial waste removal ● Offer universal bundled service (including waste, compost and recycle) to all Broomfield residents ● Identify and invest in key capital infrastructure ● Support robust recycling at municipal facilities ● Launch food waste prevention efforts in conjunction with restaurants and large institutions ● Explore construction, demolition deconstruction and waste regulations.

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Trail Adventure

CELEBRATE TRAILS DAY Sat., June 5 in Broomfield! This annual event features a new trail section each year and is great for all ages and ability levels. While on the trail, join us on iNaturalist to find as many animals and plants as you can! Visit Broomfield.org/OpenSpace for more info.

2021 TRANSPORTATION PROJECT Broomfield is kicking off the Midway Boulevard Multimodal Corridor Action Plan and the Active Transportation Wayfinding Plan in the summer of 2021. Find out project information and about ways to engage at: BroomfieldVoice.com.

Help drive the future of commuting and transportation in Broomfield. Sign up for the Monthly Transportation Newsletter at

FlexRide is your flexible neighborhood bus to connect to other RTD bus or train services at stations and Park-n-Rides or get direct access to shopping, schools, businesses, recreational centers, libraries, and more. Check out the latest updates at Broomfield.org/RTDFlexride.

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CAREGIVER RESPITE PROGRAM

FIX-IT (HANDYMAN PROGRAM BY CULTIVATE)

Are you providing care for someone 60+ in Broomfield County? Find out how this program might be able to assist you with no-cost, temporary, in-home services. The respite program provides non-medical care for family members and/or regular caregivers who need a short-term break. Qualifications are based on need. For more information, please call 303.464.5526.

Fix-It connects volunteers with seniors who face the challenges of maintaining their home. Volunteers perform simple home repairs such as weather stripping and grab bar installations. For more information, call 303.443.1933 or visit cultivate.ngo.

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LIBRARY SERVICES The Broomfield Library can help you meet your learning, research, and tech needs or inquiries with printfrom-home services, exam proctoring, and more! Library staff are always available and happy to assist by phone or in person when the Library is open. Find out more about Library services on B-REx.com. Search: Askmeabout

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BROOMFIELD

T R A N S P O R TAT I O N Transportation represents 42% of Broomfield’s Greenhouse Gas emissions, and is expected to increase as our county reaches its projected 26% growth rate by 2027. An integrated and well connected multi-modal transportation system allows residents, employees, and visitors the choice of how to travel; walking, cycling, driving, carpooling, or riding public or private transportation. B ROOMFIELD’S CURRENT EFFO RT S IN T RA N S P O RTAT IO N ● Installed two dual-port level II charging stations on municipal property ● Created the 2016 Transportation Plan highlighting the importance of Electric Vehicles (EVs), alternative fuels, public transit, cycling, walking, and other carbon reduction strategies ● Support of transit options (Broomfield Easy Ride, the RTD FlexRide, Free Fare Summer program, and Flatiron Flyer Bus Rapid Transit service) ● Implemented the US 36 First & Final Mile Study priority recommendations (including bicycle parking shelters, and wayfinding signage) ● Implemented the 2019 Broomfield Bicycle & Pedestrian Assessment ● Collaborated in regional transportation planning

FUT URE O PPO RTUNI TIES AN D S T RAT EGIES ● Promote bicycle safety education for children and adults ● Promote teleworking ● Ensure that new housing developments align with regional, local and regional land use and transportation goals ● Explore EV-readiness codes for new construction ● Develop long-term strategy to electrify municipal vehicle fleet ● Create a network of EV charging stations on municipal properties

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I N F O R M AT I O N Overview of Broomfield’s amenities, facilities and policies

CHILD WATCH AT PAUL DERDA REC CENTER AND BROOMFIELD COMMUNITY CENTER

This service may be available to participants whose guardians are participating in open recreation center activities or programs and remain inside the recreation center. Check for current hours and availability, download a parent information handbook and reserve your childwatch spot at Broomfield.org/Childwatch. Reservations may be made online by appointment only.

RECREATION MEMBERSHIPS AND PASSES

Resident and Non-Resident All Facility Pass holders enjoy a host of benefits in addition to great recreation facilities (Paul Derda Recreation Center, Broomfield Community Center and The Bay Aquatic Park). Please visit BroomfieldRecreation.com for more information about available passes.

GENERAL INFORMATION AND POLICIES

Detailed information on city policies concerning Private Use of Public Facilities; Food Guidelines; Scanning Stations; Wireless Internet; Code of Conduct; Photograph, Camera & Video Policies; and Cell Phone/Camera Phone Policy are available online at Broomfield.org/Policies.

REGISTRATION POLICIES

Class dates and times may change. Call us or visit Broomfield.org/Policies for the most current information. Individuals on the waitlist will be contacted if spots become available and given first priority to added classes. All classes are subject to cancellation if the minimum enrollment is not met two business days prior to the first day of class. If you see a class offered in the program guide and would like to participate but need assistance, please let us know. A minimum of three weeks is needed to allow us time to provide support needed to attend that class. The most upto-date information can be found at B-REx.com.

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REFUND POLICY

Refunds and/or credits are determined by the specific department or program coordinator and may be prorated and assessed fees. The City and County policy does not allow cash refunds. Please visit Broomfield.org/Policies for the City and County of Broomfield’s full Refund Policy.

VERIFICATION OF RESIDENCY

WHO QUALIFIES FOR A RESIDENT RATE? Any person owning taxable real or personal property or permanently residing within the City and County of Broomfield and can show verification. Those who wish to purchase any RESIDENT card or pass are required to show a photo ID and two of the following documents showing correct name, current date and current Broomfield address to “verify residency”: • Utility bill (phone or water bill) • Car registration • Voter registration card • Statement from major creditor • Recent Broomfield County tax notice • Rental contract/mortgage statement IF YOU WORK IN BROOMFIELD: You are eligible to receive the resident rate by showing proof of employment at a Broomfield business. This resident status is for the employee only and entitles the employee to receive resident rates for admissions, passes, punch cards and recreation programs but is not applicable toward facility rentals. Other family members do not qualify for resident rates/status. The following proof of employment must be presented to receive the resident rates: • A Photo ID and • Recent pay stub showing name and address of company (business cards are not accepted). If you are not sure whether you live within the Broomfield City and County limits, check your tax notice or contact Broomfield Recreation staff at 303.460.6900 or 303.464.5500 or recreation@broomfield.org.

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The City and County of Broomfield does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age or disability in the provision of services. Anyone needing reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a city program, service, or activity, is asked to contact us at info@broomfield.org as far in advance of the scheduled event as possible. We would appreciate at least three weeks’ notice. PDRC Recreation: 303.460.6900 BCC Recreation: 303.464.5500 Library / Cultural Affairs: 720.887.2350 G.R.E.E.N.: 303.438.6366

RESERVE SPACE FOR YOUR

Event, Meeting or Party! RESERVATION INFORMATION IS ONLINE Rent a room or space for your next party, meeting, show, or event online! Visit B-REx.com and click on the “Reserve” link to check availability and to reserve your rental. Facilities available to rent include: The Bay, Broomfield Auditorium, PDRC, the new BCC and various parks.

FA C I L I T Y I N F O

DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

FACILITY HOURS AND INFO

Hours of Operation are currently varied. Visit the facility website for current hours and operation guidelines.

BROOMFIELD AUDITORIUM

BROOMFIELD BROOMFIELD LIBRARY PAUL DERDA 3 Community Park Rd COMMUNITY CENTER RECREATION CENTER BroomfieldLibrary.com

280 Spader Way 3 Community Park Rd 720.887.2300 Broomfield.org/CreativeSeason BroomfieldCommunityCenter.com 303.464.5500 HOURS OF OPERATION 720.887.2371 Mon-Thu.............9 am-9 pm HOURS OF OPERATION HOURS Mon-Thu........... 5 am–10 pm Fri/Sat...............9 am-5 pm Open during performances Fri....................5 am-8 pm Sun..................... 1-5 pm only. Check attheaudi.com Sat...................7 am–8 pm Library closes 1-2 pm Mon-Sat for calendar. Sun.................8 am-6 pm for cleaning.

BROOMFIELD BAY AQUATIC PARK 250 Spader Way Broomfield.org/Bay 303.464.5520

HOURS OF OPERATION Open June 1 – Sep 6, 2021 Sat-Thu......................TBD Fri.......................... TBD Check Broomfield.org/Bay for updated hours and info. Please Note: Pool closes 30 minutes prior to closure. DROP-IN FEES Resident: 0-3.......................... FREE 4+............................. $5 Non-Resident: 0-3......................... FREE 4–17.......................... $7 18–59 years.................. $9 60+........................... $7 AVAILABLE PASSES*** • All Facility Pass • Summer All Facility Pass

Please Note: Pool closes 30 minutes prior to closure.

SPECIAL HOURS May 31...............7 am-1 pm Jul 4..................8 am-1 pm DROP-IN FEES Resident: 0-3.......................... FREE 4-17...................... $3.50 18-59......................... $5 60+........................... $4 Non-Resident: 0-3........................ FREE 4-17...................... $6.25 18-59..................... $7.75 60+....................... $6.25 AVAILABLE PASSES*** • 7-Day Trial Pass • Recreation 10-Punch Pass • Recreation 20-Punch Pass • All Facility Pass • Summer All Facility Pass

SPECIAL HOURS July 4.....................Closed August 20.................Closed AVAILABLE PASSES • Library Card (visit BroomfieldLibrary.com and click the “Get a Card Online” link.)

DEPOT MUSEUM

2201 W 10th Ave BroomfieldDepotMuseum.org 303.460.6824 TYPICAL HOURS Sat................... 11 am-4 pm

INVENTHQ

6 Garden Center (2nd Floor) Broomfield.org/inventHQ 303.460.6836

13201 Lowell Boulevard BroomfieldRecreation.com 303.460.6900

HOURS OF OPERATION Mon–Thu........... 5 am–10 pm Fri....................5 am–8 pm Sat..................7 am–8 pm Sun.................8 am–6 pm Please Note: Pool closes 30 minutes prior to closure. SPECIAL HOURS May 31..................12-5 pm Jul 4.......................closed DROP-IN FEES Resident: 0-3.......................... FREE 4-17...................... $3.50 18-59......................... $5 60+........................... $4 Non-Resident: 0-3........................ FREE 4-17...................... $6.25 18-59..................... $7.75 60+....................... $6.25 AVAILABLE PASSES*** • 7-Day Trial Pass • Recreation 10-Punch Pass • Recreation 20-Punch Pass • All Facility Pass • Summer All Facility Pass

OPEN HOURS* Tue....................... 2-7 pm Thu................. 10 am-2 pm Sat*................ 12-4:30 pm *inventHQ is closed 1st and 5th Saturday each month. SPECIAL HOURS July 4...................Closed August 21...............Closed

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Amenities

For a complete park list, visit Parks.Broomfield.org 1STBANK Center (11450 Broomfield Ln) Anthem Community Park (15663 Sheridan Pkwy) Aspen Creek Elementary School (5500 Aspen Creek Dr) Broomfield Auditorium (3 Community Park Rd) Batting Cages & Skate Park (150 Spader Way) Bay Outdoor Aquatic Park (250 Spader Way) Brandywine Park (124th Ave & Lowell) Broadlands East Park (2901 Broadlands Ct) Broadlands West Park (Meadow Mtn Rd & Sheridan) Bronco Park (Westlake Dr & Grove Cir) Broomfield Community Center (BCC) (280 Spader Way) Broomfield County Commons Park (13200 Sheridan Blvd) Broomfield Crescent Grange (7901 W. 120th Ave) Broomfield Heights Middle School (1555 Ridgeview Dr) Broomfield High School (1 Eagle Dr) Broomfield Industrial Park (11451 Teller St) Broomfield Library (3 Community Park Road) Brunner House (640 Main St) Broomfield United Methodist Church (545 W 10th Ave) Centennial Elementary School (13200 Westlake Dr) Columbine Meadows Park (Hazel St & Meadow Ave) Community Park (200 Community Park Dr) Community Park Ballfields (E. 1st Ave & Spader Way) Country Estates Park (Aspen St & Durango) Country Vista Park (132rd Pl & Sheridan) Coyote Ridge Elementary School (13770 Broadlands Dr) Del Corso Park (13780 Del Corso Way) Depot Museum (2201 W 10th Ave) Discovery Park (Miramonte Blvd & Kohl St) Emerald Park (3rd Ave & Main St) Frank Varra Park (US Highway 36 & W Flatiron Crossing Dr) Garden Center (6 Garden Center) Greenway Park (118th Ave & Ponderosa) Highland Park (1199 Highland Park Dr) Health and Human Services (100 Spader Way) Holy Family High School (5195 W 144th Ave) inventHQ (6 Garden Center: 2nd Floor) Interlocken East Park (Interlocken Pkwy & Interlocken Blvd) Interlocken West Park (Eldorado Bvd & Network Parkway) Jefferson Academy (11251 Reed Way) Kohl Elementary School (W 10th Ave & Kohl) Lac Amora Park (W 10th Ave & Oak Cir N) Legacy Park (2705 W 136th Ave) McKay Lake Park and Open Lands (4000 Zuni St) Meridian Elementary School (14256 McKay Park Cir) Midway Park (Kohl St & Midway Blvd) Mountain View Elementary (12401 Perry St) Northmoor Park (13th Ave & Birch) Outlook Park (136th Ave & Main St) Paul Derda Recreation Center (PDRC) (13201 Lowell Blvd) Pinion Park (Westlake Dr & Princess Cir) Quail Creek Park (2300 W 138th Ave) Richard S Steele Park (Lilac & Hoyl St) Ridgeview Heights Park (Hemlock Way & W 18th Ave) Soaring Eagle Park (15920 Lowell Blvd) The Lodge at Skyestone (11057 N. Montane Dr) Tom Frost Reservoir (Midway & Lowell) Trails North at Westlake (13499 Hazel Place) Trails South at Westlake (Trails Ave & Briarwood Drive) Westlake Middle School (2500 W 135th Ave) Westlake Park (134th Ave & Westlake Dr) Wildgrass Park (14758 Eagle River Loop) Willow Park (Midway & Vrain Cr) Willow Run Park (Willow Run Pkwy & Bryant St) Zang's Spur Park (W 10th Ave & Depot Hill Rd)

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Summer

FA C I L I T Y PA S S

Stay fit and entertained with the

Summer Facility Pass!

Good for unlimited use at Paul Derda Recreation Center, Broomfield Community Center and The Broomfield Bay! Available for purchase May 1 at Broomfield.org/Passes Valid Memorial Day - Labor Day

Connect, Create, Thrive.

S U M M E R C O N C E RT S E R I E S 2 0 2 1

Come celebrate the summer season! The Summer Concert Series is back with an exciting variety of diverse music in a beautiful outdoor setting. All events are free and are on Wednesday nights starting at 7 p.m.

June 9 June 23 July 7 July 21 August 4 August 18

2021 Summer

Learn more at Broomfield.org/SummerConcerts

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PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PAID BROOMFIELD, CO PERMIT NO 7 Must be delivered by May 20, 2021

City and County of Broomfield One DesCombes Drive Broomfield, CO 80020 Broomfield.org B-REx.com

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Sustainability I N

BROOMFIELD

At the City and County of Broomfield, environmental sustainability is a focal point of long-term social, economic, and environmental health. Our goal is to create a community that meets resident goals for energy, water conservation, local food and agriculture, business sustainability, waste reduction and multi-modal transportation. Here are some tips to do your part to create a sustainable community now and for future generations.

EN E R G Y

• Sign up for your utility's energy efficiency incentive programs • Unplug devices when not in use, and turn off lights and fans in unoccupied rooms • Install energy efficient light bulbs • Close curtains and blinds during hot days • Replace HVAC filters regularly

TRANS PORTATI ON

• Ride your bike • Take the bus • Carpool • Use Broomfield’s charging stations for your electric car

S AVE WATER

REC YC L E

• Ask your trash hauler about recycling • Recycle at Broomfield’s 24/7 Recycling Center • Participate in Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off events • Shred documents at Broomfield Shred days • Use Broomfield’s engine/food oil and antifreeze recycling programs

• Water lawns in the evening, night or early morning • Fix leaks • Register for a free water audit • Only run full dishwasher and laundry loads • Read more tips at Broomfield.org/SaveWater

Visit Broomfield.org/Sustainability to view Broomfield's Current Sustainability Efforts, and Sign Up For the Sustainability Newsletter to Learn About Ways to Engage in Sustainability Planning

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