RECREATION DEPARTMENT INFORMATION:


Movie Night in the Park is back!  Enjoy outdoor movies at John Metcalfe Park this summer with screenings that everyone will enjoy.  This is a free family-friendly event held each summer and is hosted by our Parks and Recreation department. Grab some snacks from our concessions stand and secure a spot on our lawn.  Movies will begin at dusk. .

   movie night


Youth Soccer
Our youth soccer league will be available this summer for youth ages 4-12 years old and is designed to develop an understanding of rules, teamwork, fundamentals, and sportsmanship. Teams will play a 6 game regular season, with games being held on Saturday's at Fountain Mesa Park starting May 22th, 2021 ending on July 10th, 2021.
Youth soccer

Youth Baseball
Our youth baseball league will be available this summer for youth ages 4-14 years old.  It is designed to develop an understanding of rules, teamwork, fundamentals, and sportsmanship. Teams will play 6 games, with games being held at John Metcalfe Park on Saturdays.  Season begins July 24, 2021.
Youth baseball

Please go to www.teamsideline.com/fountaincolorado for more information or to register for any of our available programs.




Vision: 
 To create Community through People, Programs, and the use of open space.

Mission: 
The mission or "purpose: of the Recreation Department is to provide all citizens of Fountain with high quality programs, facilities and services that will positively affect our vision of creating community.

Vision & Mission Focus Areas:
To effectively achieve our Vision and Mission, we have broken them both down into specific areas.  These areas are designed to provide our department with direction and guidance for developing and evaluating programs, facilities and services. These mission areas are,

  • Provide diversified recreational and educational experiences
  • Foster human development
  • Promote health and wellness
  • Strengthen community image and sense of pride
  • Efficiently utilize resources and demonstrate fiscal responsibility
  • Develop and cultivate partnerships
  • Support economic development
  • Protect environmental resources
  • Develop and empower staff
  • Increase cultural unity
  • Be good stewards of public resources



SPECIFIC
 CORONAVIRUS RELATED INFORMATION:

          For more information on the COVID-19 health situation, visit the El Paso County Public Health website at:

https://www.elpasocountyhealth.org/services/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19


Public Health recommendations for fully vaccinated people:
 https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated-guidance.html