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Denver Recreation Center Closures

Fall 2020 Programs
A limited number of recreation programs will be offered beginning September 8, 2020. These classes and activities will occur in outdoor spaces following current safety guidelines. Register for programs now!  

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All Denver Recreation Centers and Pools are closed until further notice as details on how to open safely and equitably while minimizing the potential spread COVID-19 are determined.

All centers that are meal sites will continue to serve meals during regularly scheduled hours (Mon.-Fri. 3:30-5:30pm).

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Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center



About Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center

Martin Luther King Jr. is a Neighborhood Level recreation center located in the northeast area. Its facility features include:

  • Multipurpose room
  • Gymnasium
  • Weight and cardio room
  • Indoor lap pool
  • Indoor therapy pool
  • Racquetball/walleyball court
  • Dry sauna
  • SilverSneakers® Fitness Program

Download full facility information sheet (PDF)

 

Pickleball
Fun paddle sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. It is played on a badminton sized court with a slightly modified tennis net. Play occurs on a "first come, first served" basis. Equipment is available for use.

SilverSneakers® Circuit
Combine fun with fitness to increase your cardio-vascular and muscular endurance power with a standing circuit workout. Upper-body strength work with hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles, and a SilverSneakers ball is alternated with low-impact aerobic choreography. A chair is available if needed for seated or standing support.

SilverSneakers® Classic
Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement and activities for daily living. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and a SilverSneakers ball are offered for resistance. A chair is available if needed for seated or standing support.


Activities & Schedules

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Location & Hours of Operation

Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center
3880 Newport St.
Denver, CO 80207
martinlutherkingjr.recreation@denvergov.org
Phone: 720-865-0530

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Hours of Operation

Mon: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tues: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM  
Wed: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thurs:     6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sun: Closed

 

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