Recreation Division

Fall 2020 Recreation Program Guide

Welcome to the City of Cheyenne Recreation Division

News & Updates:  

We have it all!  Activities and programs like sports, fitness classes, pickleball, dog classes, martial arts, music, babysitting, quilting, etc.

Please like “CheyenneRec” on Facebook for updates, and check out our new instagram site at cheyennerecreation.

See the tabs below for Recreation program details.

Contact Us: (307) 773-1044
Registrations: (307) 637-6423

Contact Information

Recreation Manager

Lori DeVilbiss
Manager and Sponsorships, Recreation Division
LDevilbiss@CheyenneCity.org
307-773-1044

Adult/Youth Sports Supervisor

David Contreras
Recreation Programmer, Youth and Adult Sports Supervisor
DContreras@CheyenneCity.org
307-637-6425

Adult/Youth Sports

Tyler Feezer
Recreation Specialist, Youth and Adult Sports
tfeezer@cheyennecity.org 
307-637-6408

Adult/Youth Sports

Michael Edwards
Recreation Specialist, Youth and Adult Sports
medwards@cheyennecity.org
307-773-1039

Gymnastics

Shannon Mitchell
Gymnastics Specialist
SMitchell@CheyenneCity.org
General questions: 307-637-6407
Registrations: 307-637-6423

Latchkey & Summer Rec Camp

Jade Herstein
Recreation Specialist, Childcare
JHerstein@CheyenneCity.org
307-773-1032

Social Media

Facebook: CheyenneRec

Instagram: cheyennerecreation

Adult Sports & Programs

Adult Basketball League

Registration: Closed

Fee: $400/Team & $20 player fee. Team fee MUST be paid at the time of registration. All player fees must be paid by the end of the second week of the season.

Activity #360091

A recreational basketball league for adult men & women. Games will be Monday – Thursday evenings. Each team is guaranteed 10 games plus end of year tournament.

Mail in forms or Register at the Kiwanis Community House (4603 Lions Park Drive).  Office hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:30pm or email to dcontreras@cheyennecity.org.

Registration Form and Roster

Rules&Reg

Athletic Bylaws 2020 with COVID Language

For more information, call David Contreras at 307-637-6425.

Fall Pickleball 101

Registration is CLOSED

An indoor class for individuals age 16+, meant to introduce beginners to the sport of Pickleball. Classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday mornings, 9am-11am, at the Youth Activity and Community Center. Classes will begin October 13, 2020 and end on November 19, 2020.

For more information call Michael Edwards at 307-773-1039

 

 

 

 

 

Softball: Co-Rec

Thank you to all the teams and participants from this year’s Co-Rec Softball League!

Congratulations to all division winners!

Division 1: Wy Slide – Hype Train

Division 2: Bunts and Balls

Division 3: Buds Wrecking

Division 4: Blue FCU

Division 5: Fismits

Finals Standings

Men's & Women's Fall Volleyball

ALL games are played at the Youth Activity & Community Center (1317 Parsley Blvd.). League play will end November 18, 2020 and the Double Elimination Tournament will begin November 30, 2020.

For more information call Michael Edwards at 307-773-1039

Athletic Bylaws 

2020 Cover Letter

2020 Fall Volleyball- Rules and Regulations

Master Schedule

Women’s Week 4 Standings

Men’s Week 4 Standings

Youth Sports & Programming

Youth Tackle Football

Registration: Closed

Activity #271020

Designed for kids grade 3-6. Registration includes a 8 game schedule, team/individual picture, and award. We’re always looking for coaches.

For more information, call David Contreras at 307-637-6425.

Parents Code of Conduct-Ethics

2020 Youth Tackle Football Master Schedule

Youth Co-Rec Volleyball

Registration: CLOSED

Activity #271022

Fees: $55 per player, $25 late registration fee

Season start: October 17th

A co-rec volleyball league for youth grades 4-6.  Registration includes and 8-game schedule, game t-shirt, picture, and award.

For more information call Tyler Feezer at 307-637-6408

Registration Form

Cover Letter

Rules Packet

Coach’s Application

Kids Yoga

Session 1:  September 14

Session 2: October 5

Session 3: November 2

Session 4:  December 7

Activity #364021

For ages 3-6

Time:  10:00am-10:45am

Daily Fee:  $15.00

Location:  Activity Center/3121 Carey Avenue

45 minute classes are filled with tons of adventure and excitement, with underlying themes from yoga philosophy, including self-love, kindness, feeling calm, and creating happy habits.  Classes to include a lesson introduction, breathing exercises, daily mantras, yoga poses, games, and relaxation techniques to help kids cope with how they are feeling, and to get a little energy out, too.

Click here to register.

Youth Basketball Officials Training

Registration: September 28-October 22, 2020

Want to give back to the youth and make a little extra income? The Recreation Division is looking for basketball officials for this coming season.

This training will provide proper court positioning, calls to make as an official.

Fee: Free must register online.

Activity #372023

Training Date & Time: October 28, 2020 6:00pm-8:00pm

Location: Pioneer Park Center (1331 Talbot Ct., 82007)

Click here to register online

Youth Basketball League

League will be split into two sessions. 

The first session will be Grades 3-6.

The second session will be Grades K-2.

Registration: September 8-October 22, 2020

Fees: $55 per player, $50 for additional children, $25 late registration fee

Practices: Grades 3-6 Begin January 4, 2021
Grades K-2 Begin March 1-May 14, 2021

Season: First session games begin January 23, 2021 (Grades 3-6)

Second Session games begin April 10, 2021 (Grades K-2)

This is a recreational basketball league for children, grades K-6.  Learn the fundamentals of basketball while also competing in weekly games!

For more information call Tyler Feezer at 307-637-6408

Cover Letter

Registration Form

Rules and Regulations

Coach’s Application

Click Here To Register Online

 

General Interest Classes

Beginning Guitar Lessons

Thursdays

Ages 7+

Activity #365034

5:30-6:00pm or 6:15-6:45pm

Monthly Fee: $30/half hour class

Session 1:  September 3, 10, 17, 27 – 5:30p

Session 2:  September 3, 10, 17, 27 – 6:15p

Session 3:  October 1, 8, 15, 22 (No class Oct. 29) – 5:30p

Session 4:  October 1, 8, 15, 22 (No class Oct. 29) – 6:15p

Session 5:  November 5, 12, 19 and Dec. 3 – 5:30p

Session 6:  Nov. 5, 12, 19 and Dec. 3 – 6:15p

Location: Activity Center, 3121 Carey Avenue Located on the corner of Pershing Boulevard and Carey Avenue.

Have a guitar but don’t know where to begin?  Learn the basic cords, scales, rhythms, finger-picking patterns, and many other essential techniques of the guitar.  All students will be taught at their own pas and skill level, but we will jam together on day 1.  Ages 7 and up.  Bring your own guitar.

Instruction provided by Dunlevy Family Band Studios.  Sign up quick; limited to 6 participants.

Click here to register.

Beginning Piano Lessons

Saturdays

11:00am-11:30am or 11:45am-12:15pm

Monthly Fee: $30/half hour class

Activity #365035

Ages 7+

Session 1:  September 12, 19, 26 & Oct. 3 – 11:00am

Session 2:  September 12, 19, 26 & Oct. 3 – 11:45am

Session 3:  October 10, 17, 24 & 31 – 11:00am

Session 4:  October 10, 17, 24 & 31 – 11:45am

Session 5:  November 7, 14, 21 & Dec. 5 – 11:00am

Session 6:  November 7, 14, 21 & Dec. 5 – 11:45am

Location: Activity Center, 3121 Carey Avenue Located on the corner of Pershing Boulevard and Carey Avenue.

Learn the basic cords, scales, rhythms, and many other essential techniques of the piano.  All students will learn at their own pace and skill level, but we will jam together on day 1.  Pianos provided.

Instruction provided by Dunlevy Family Band Studios.  Sign up quick; limited to 6 participants.

Click here to register.

Babysitter's Training

Saturday

9:00am-4:00pm

September 26th

Session Fee:  $65.00

For ages 11-15.

The primary purpose of the American Rec Cross Babysitter’s Training course is to provide youth who want to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly care for children and infants.  The course helps develop leadership skills, build a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and guide children’s behavior.  Participants learn about basic childcare and basic first aid.  Bring a sack lunch each day.

Click here to register.

Spice It Up - Instant Pot

November 7, 2020

Saturday, 9:00am-11:00am

Activity # 365532

Session Fee:  $10

Learn to use a variety of spices that have probably been lurking about your cabinets into one flavorful dish.  We’ll be cooking a dish in the Instant Pot to share.  Class is limited; register soon!

Click here to register.

CPR/FA/AED

The American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED program helps participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies.  The courses in the program teach the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed.  This program offers a choice of First Aid, CPR and AED courses to meet the various training needs of a diverse audience and is offered in traditional classroom format.

Class will be offered by request only.  Minimum class enrollment required.

Contact Desiree Vapenik, Aquatics Manager for more information (307) 637-6455.

Quilting

Mondays, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Activity #365032

Monthly Session Fees:  $35.00

Session 1:  September 14, 17 (makeup), 21 & 28)

Session 2:  October 5, 12, 19, 26

Session 3:  November 2, 9, 16 & 23

Session 4:  December 7, 14 , 21 & 28

Max:  10 participants

English Paper Piecing and Decorative Hand Quilting.  A time-honored hand craft of English Paper Piecing.  It is a slow-sew technique, and a portable craft.  Design possibilities are endless, and it is a great use of fabric scrapes.  An introductory kit will be provided along with a supply list for the class project.

Click here to register.

Birthday Parties

Let us provide a large space for 3 hours (up to 15 children) for your birthday party so the kids can run and play!

Basic Party Package – $130.00

Location:  Youth Activity and Community Center/1317 Parsley Blvd.

Reservations can be made at the Kiwanis Community House (4603 Lions Park Drive).

 

Fitness Classes

Enjoy a fitness class this Fall.   You can purchase an affordable punch card.  The City now accepts Tivity Health (Humana, Medicare & Bankers Life) to attend classes for free if you qualify.

Punch Passes – 5 Visits $12.50, 10 Visits $22.50, 20 Visits $40

Purchase at the Kiwanis Community House, 4603 Lions Park Drive, M-F 7:30am-4:30pm

The City accepts Tivity Health (Humana, Medicare and Bankers Life).  Call 773-1044 to check your eligibility.

Classes will not be held on City holidays.

Waivers to be signed at time of first visit.

Chair Yoga

Mondays & Wednesdays 9am-9:45am

Youth Activity and Community Center/1317 Parsley Blvd.

Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual discipline.  While stretching is certainly involved, yoga is also about creating balance in the body through developing both strength and flexibility.  Movement can be performed on the chair or behind it for support. Bring water & a towel.

Call 307-777-1044 for information or stop by the Kiwanis Community House to purchase a punch card. 

 

20/20 Barre & Mat Pilates

Tuesdays 5:30pm

Activity Center, 3121 Carey Avenue

20 minutes of Barre technique is a low impact class of strength movements to firm muscles, and 20 minutes of Pilates to build strength and endurance in the core (abs, back and hips).  Please bring your own mat and socks to allow your feet to slide along the floor while in Barre.

Call 307-777-1044 for information, or stop by the Kiwanis Community House to purchase a punch card.

Restorative Yoga

Fridays, 1:30p-2:30p

Activity #364022

Monthly Fee:  $40

Daily Fee:  $13

Location:  Activity Center/3121 Carey Avenue

Find refuge from an overwhelming world.  Rest and restore by holding poses for 5 minutes or more and with the support of props and breathing techniques.  To include light twists, seated forward folds and gentle back bends ending with Savasana.  Gain increased flexibility, reduced muscle tension, and a calm mind.  Please bring a mat, pillow and blanket.

Click here to register.

Kids Yoga

Session 1:  September 14

Session 2: October 5

Session 3: November 2

Session 4:  December 7

Activity #364021

For ages 3-6

Time:  10:00am-10:45am

Daily Fee:  $15.00

Location:  Activity Center/3121 Carey Avenue

45 minute classes are filled with tons of adventure and excitement, with underlying themes from yoga philosophy, including self-love, kindness, feeling calm, and creating happy habits.  Classes to include a lesson introduction, breathing exercises, daily mantras, yoga poses, games, and relaxation techniques to help kids cope with how they are feeling, and to get a little energy out, too.

Click here to register.

Meditation for Stress Reduction

Wednesdays, 1:30pm-2:30pm

Activity #

Monthly Fee:  $40

Daily Fee:  $13

Meditation is a process of stilling the thought waves of the mind to experience a state of being beyond the thoughts and emotions.  The more that we practice turning our attention inside and focusing on something other than random thoughts, the more clarity and focus and energy we will experience in our lives.  Learn different techniques in this course to squash anxiety, including: breath awareness, mantra, mindfulness, tension release and heart meditation, contemplation, and creating mandalas.

Click here to register.

YACC Gymnasium Activities

Enjoy a physical activity this Fall at your local community center.   

You can purchase an affordable punch card.  The City now accepts Tivity Health (Humana, Medicare & Bankers Life) to attend classes for free if you qualify.

Punch Passes – 5 Visits $12.50, 10 Visits $22.50, 20 Visits $40

Purchase at the Kiwanis Community House, 4603 Lions Park Drive, M-F 7:30am-4:30pm

The City accepts Tivity Health (Humana, Medicare and Bankers Life).  Call 773-1044 to check your eligibility.

Classes will not be held on City holidays.

Waivers to be signed at time of first visit.

Call 773-1044 for more information.

 

Drop In Pickleball

Location:  Youth Activity and Community Center/1317 Parsley Blvd.

Enjoy indoor pickleball with your friends.  First eight people accepted.

Days & Times:  Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:00am-11:00am

Bring your punch card.

Homeschool Open Gym

Location:  Youth Activity and Community Center/1317 Parsley Blvd.

Walk, run, stretch, climb, play basketball, etc.

Day & Times:  Wednesdays, 1:00pm-2:30pm

Bring you punch card.

Dog Classes

All Dog Classes to be held at the Pioneer Park Center (1331 Talbot Court), unless notified by the instructor.

K9 Nose Work 2: Intro to Elements

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 pm

August 24 to October 5, 2020 (6 weeks) (no class 8/31)

$120 per dog/handler team

Activity #265026

Location:  1331 Talbot Court

This class is the second in a series.  This class continues to develop the skills started in the Intro Class.  As much as the weather allows, students will begin to work searches on vehicles and exterior spaces.  Students can expect to do at least some work outside in most classes, weather permitting.  Handlers will gain more experience in reading their dogs, leash handling skills, reward placement, and search strategies.  Dogs will continue to develop confidence searching independently, work more hides at elevation, gain experience on vehicles and in exteriors, and begin solving more complex scent puzzles.  Prerequisites:  K9 Nose Work 1 or Instructor approval.  All dogs must be able to be “car crated” or quietly wait their turn in a covered crate.  Owners must provide crates and covers if crating indoors.  Students may run up to two dogs; one class fee/per dog.  Dogs must be up to date on vaccinations.  For questions contact Barb at the.elemental.dog@gmail.com or call (307) 421-5514.

Click here to register.

K9 Nose Work 3: Intro to Odor

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 pm

October 19 – November 23, 2020

$120 per dog/handler team

Activity #365027

Location:  1331 Talbot Court

This class is the third in a series and expands on skills learned in the Intro and Elements classes.  Dogs are introduced to the first target odor – birch oil (provided by the instructor).  Dogs will continue to search in all four K9 Nose Work search “elements:” containers, interiors, exteriors, exteriors and vehicles.  Handlers will be introduced to more advanced leash handling skills.  Prerequisites:  K9 Nose Work – 1 and 2 or instructor approal.  Students may run up to two dogs; one class fee/per dog.  For questions contact Barb at the.elemental.dog@gmail.com or call (307) 421-5514.  Max 6 dogs (my enroll 2 dogs per 1 handler).

Click here to register.

Advanced Topics in K9 Nose Work - Short Courses

Sundays, 9:30 – 11:00 am

Sec. 1:  September 13-27, 2020

Sec. 2:  October 25 – November 8, 2020

$65 per dog/handler team

Activity #365020

The Advanced Topics classes are three-week classes that focus largely on one skill or area.  A class may focus on handling container searches, working elevated hides, or handler scent detection.  Dogs must be proficient on all three competition odors.  The topics will be announced before class begins.  For questions, contact Barb at the.elemental.dog#gmail.com or call (307) 421-5514.  Max 6 dogs (may enroll 2 dogs per 1 handler).

Click here to register.

Perfect Puppy

Sundays, 3:00-4:00 pm

Sec. 1: September 3 – October 8

Sec. 3:  November 8-December 13

Session Fee:  $110

Activity # 365023

Location:  1331 Talbot Court

Bring your 3 to 5 month old puppies to class to concentrate on social interactions with other puppies and people, behavior problem solving (jumping, housebreaking & puppy biting, etc.) and puppy obedience.  Puppies must have all vaccinations; bring shot records to first class – NO DOGS ON FIRST CLASS.  Taught by instructor Linnea Nicely-Dix.  Call (307) 256-9088 with questions.  Max 10 dogs.

Click here to register.

 

Novice Dog Obedience

Sundays, 4:30 – 5:30 pm

Session 1:  September 13 – October 18

Session 2:  November 8 – December 13

Fee:  $110

Activity # 365021

Location:  1331 Talbot Court

Designed for dogs 6 months of age and older.  This class will cover the foundations of behavioral problem solving (ie. jumping, barking).  We will work on basic obedience commands such as loose leash walking, “heal”, “sit”, “down”, “stay”, “come”, and “leave it”.  All dogs must be friendly to other dogs and people.  The first class is for the owners only (no dog on first day of class).  For questions, call Linnea Nicely-Dix at (307) 256-9088.  Maximum of 10 dogs.

Click here to register.

Martial Arts Classes

Programs held at the Youth Activity and Community Center at the Dave Romero Community Park (1317 Parsley Blvd.).  Register online or call or go to the Kiwanis Community House.

Tai Chi

Tues/Thurs 12:00-1:00pm or 6:00-7:00pm

Monthly Session Fee: $65

Ages 16+

Activity #367024

Wu-Style Tai Chi provides health and fitness benefits similar to those found in dance and yoga.  Loose-fitting clothing is recommended.  For more information, call instructor Geoff Thompson at 307.640.4119 or email mckthomp1@millect.com.

Click here to register.

Tae Kwon Do

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:00-7:00pm

Monthly Session Fee: $30

(Ages 6-16)

Activity #367024

The traditional Korean martial art similar to karate. The words “Tae Kwon Do” translate to “The Way of Hand and Foot”, which is fitting for a class that teaches blocking, punching and kicking for self-defense. Strong emphasis on self-discipline. Loose-fitting clothing and a positive attitude recommended. Taught by instructor Greg Flores.

Click here to register.

 

Tai Chi Basics

Wednesdays 12:00-1:00pm

Monthly Session Fee:  $25.00

Ages 16+

Activity #367022

Introduction to Tai Chi skills and concepts.  Students will be familiarized with drills and concepts essential to undertand Tai Chi.  Qi Gong practice will be introduced.

Click here to register.

Batting Cages

Brimmer

  • Closed for the Season
  • Softball only

Cost: $1/16 pitches
Rental: $10/30 minutes

Converse

  • Closed for the Season
  • Softball and Fast Pitch
  • Speeds: 45-65 mph

Cost: $1/16 pitches
Rental: $10/30 minutes

Cheyenne Junior League

  • Closed for the Season
  • Baseball only
  • Speeds: 45-65 mph

Cost: $1/16 pitches
Rental: $10/30 minutes