Recreation Division

Welcome to the City of Cheyenne Recreation Division

News & Updates:  

Continue to check put this website (www.CheyenneRec.org) for updates on Recreation programs.  You can also like “CheyenneRec” on Facebook for updates.

We’re excited to offer this new class for Summer 2020:  Yoga in The Commons (in front of the Municipal Building) on Wednesdays at noon starting June 10.  More classes coming as openings occur.

See the tabs above 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

Adult Sports & Programs

Dodge Ball: Co-Ed

Season will resume once programs are allowed to occur

Fee:  $150/Team

Activity #160110

For adults aged 16+, this friendly competition for those who just really want to see if they can throw a ball or hit someone with it.. or “dodge a ball.”  8-game guarantee.  Season play TBD.

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

Click here for the Registration and Rules Packet 

 

Softball: Men & Women

Registration now closed. Season to begin June 15th.

Fee:  $400/team & $20 player fee

Activity #260061(M) & #260061 (W)

A recreational softball league for adult men & women. Information packets will be available Monday, February 3.  Teams guaranteed 14 games.

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

Athletic Bylaws 2020

2020 Men’s and Women’s Softball Rules

2020 Men’s and Women’s Softball Registration and Roster Packet

 

 

 

Co-Ed Kickball

Registration: April 6, 2020 – Until further notice

Fee:  $150/team, no player fees

Activity #260131

A Co-Ed Kickball League for individuals age 16+ as of June 15, 2020. League is tentatively set to begin June 15th. Games will be Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evenings. Each team guaranteed 8 games.  Games will be played at the David R. Romero Park starting on June 15, 2020.

Mail Registration and Roster Forms to the Kiwanis Community House (4603 Lions Park Dr.)

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

Athletic Bylaws 2020

Kickball Cover Letter

2020 Kickball Registration Form

Kickball Rules and Regulations

 

 

 

 

Summer Pickleball League

Registration: March 30, 2020 – Until further notice

Fee:  $10/person

Activity #260111

An outdoor Pickleball League for individuals age 16+ as of July 21, 2020. The League is tentatively set to begin July 21st. Games will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Pool play for the first 6 weeks, and a Single Elimination Tournament for the last 2 weeks of the League. Teams will be split into either the Advanced Division or the Beginners Division. The League will be held at the Martin Luther King Courts.

Mail Registration Forms to the Kiwanis Community House (4603 Lions Park Dr.)

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

Athletic Bylaws 2020

Pickleball League Registration Form

Summer Pickleball League Rules

Summer Pickleball 101

Registration: March 16, 2020 – Until further notice

Fee:  $50/person

Activity #260111

An outdoor Pickleball Class for individuals age 16+. Classes are tentatively set to begin June 9, 2020. Classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday mornings, 9am-11am, at the Martin Luther King Courts. This program is meant to introduce beginners to the sport of Pickleball. The class will be capped at 12 people.

Mail Registration Forms to the Kiwanis Community House (4603 Lions Park Dr.)

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

Pickleball 101 Registration form

Lenny Soveroski Memorial Slow Pitch Softball Tournament

Registration: Ends July 8th

Fee: $225 for USSSA Sanctioned Teams, $275 for non-sanctioned teams

Join us for the Annual Lenny Soveroski Memorial Tournament to honor a great friend and umpire.  Tournament will be held July 11th and 12th if necessary at Brimmer Softball Complex.  Men’s D and E, Women’s D and E USSSA divisions.

Youth Sports & Programming

Youth Tackle Football

Registration: May 18,2020 – July 2,2020

Fee:  $140/child

Late Fee: $20 if space is available after July 2,2020

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.

2020 Youth Football Cover Letter

Youth Football_Registration Form_2020

Parents Code of Conduct-Ethics

Youth Football_Coach Application_2020

Coaches background documents

Click here to register online

Softball: Girls Ages 7-18

Registration:  CLOSED

Designed for girls ages 7-18.  Registration includes 9-game schedule, shirt, team/individual picture, and award.

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

Athletic Field Use Guidelines for June 2020

 

 

 

 

Teeball: Ages 3-6

Registration:  Closes June 3, 2020

Fee:  $50

Late Fee:  $20 if space available

Activity #172061

Season start date: June 29, 2020

Designed to teach the fundamentals of baseball and softball to boys and girls ages 3-6. Registration includes a 8 game schedule, team shirt, team hat, team/individual picture, and award. We’re always looking for coaches.

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

2020 Tee Ball Cover Letter

Registration form

T-ball rules and regulations

coaches app

Coach Background Screen Forms

Sponsorship Letter

SPONSORSHIP FORM 2020

Click here to register online

 

Lacrosse

Registration:  CLOSED

Designed for boys and girls in grades 2nd – 6th.  This program is intended to be an introduction to Lacrosse, not an actual league. Sessions will begin May 28, 2020 every Tuesday and Thursday nights for 6 weeks from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

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

Athletic Field Use Guidelines for June 2020

Outdoor Adventure Program

Activities postponed to start in July

Registration: April 27th – August 4th

Activity #268041

Ages 8-11 Full Summer Package: $425

Ages 12-15 Summer Package: $445

Individual Activity Price Varies

This program is for those seeking to get outside and explore;
as each week will have a different outdoor adventure
opportunity ranging from hiking, kayaking, rock climbing,
backpacking and much more!

2020 Registration Packet

Art, Music & Cooking

Open Studio: Get Creative!

Cancelled until further notice.

Tuesdays & Thursdays

6:00-8:00pm

Monthly Session Fee: $30

Location:  1331 Talbot Court

Activity #160541

A class for amateur artists seeking a studio space to work alongside other artists with watercolors, colored pencils, acrylics, or oil paints. Bonus: you’ll receive the guidance of a seasoned artist if you’re looking for a little help or creative brainstorming. Existing and new projects alike are welcome. Instructor Megan Pita is a University of Wyoming graduate with time spent at the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland. For questions, call 307.369.1164.

 

Beginning Guitar Lessons

Cancelled until further notice.

Saturdays

Ages 7+

Section 1: 10:30-11:00am

Section 2: 11:15-11:45am

Monthly Fee: $30

Location: 3121 Carey Avenue

Activity #165034

Located in the Activity Center on the corner of Pershing Boulevard and Carey Avenue, this class will teach the basic cords, scales, rhythms, finger-picking patterns, and many other essential techniques of the guitar.  All students will learn at their own pace and skill level, with day 1 being a jam session.  Bring your own guitar.

 

Beginning Piano Lessons

Cancelled until further notice.

Wednesdays

Section 1:  6:00-6:30pm

Section 2:  6:45-7:15pm

Monthly Fee: $30

Ages 7+

Location: 3121 Carey Avenue

Activity #165035

Located in the Activity Center on the corner of Pershing Boulevard and Carey Avenue, this class will teach the basic cords, scales, rhythms, and many other essential techniques of the piano.  All students will learn at their own pace and skill level, with day 1 being a jam session.  If you have a keyboard, please bring.

 

Fitness Classes

Cancelled until further notice. 

Classes held at the Youth Activity and Community Center Community Room at the Dave Romero Community Park (1317 Parsley Blvd.).  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.

Chair Yoga

Cancelled until further notice.

Mon/Wed 9:00am

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. 

Click here to see the YACC activity schedule, punch card rates, and Tivity Health qualifications.

20/20 Barre & Mat Pilates

Cancelled until further notice.

Monday 5:30pm

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.

YACC Gymnasium Activities

 

Activities will start up again in September.  Have a great summer.

Dog Classes

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

Canine Massage Workshop

Cancelled for May 2020.

Thursday, 6:00-8:00pm

April 30, 2020

Session Fee:  $30/dog, $20 w/o dog

Activity #165019-01

A fun workshop where you’ll learn massage techniques that your dog will love. Great for newly rescued dogs, dogs recovering from surgery, as well as fearful, hyper or anxious dogs. Even trained and well-behaved pups will love this class! Dogs must be friendly to other dogs and people. Owners are welcome to attend without a dog. Instructions and info packet included in class fee. For questions, call instructor Linnea Nicely-Dix, Certified K9 Massage Therapist and Behavioral Specialist, at 757-318-9300. Maximum of 10 participants in class.

K9 Nose Work 1: Intro

Cancelled for May 2020.

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 pm

March 23-April 27, 2020

Session Fee:  $100/per dog/handler team

Activity #165024

Develop your dog’s natural hunting and scenting abilities to find target odors for fun or competition.  Any dog of any age, activity level, or physical ability can participate.  Dogs that are uncomfortable around other dogs or those with environmental issues can learn and thrive, too!  A prior Obedience class is not necessary to participate.  Taught by instructor Barb.  Call (307) 421-5514 with questions.  Maximum 6 dogs (may enroll 2 dogs per 1 handler).

 

K9 Nose Work 2: Intro to Elements

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 pm

June 1- July 6, 2020 (6 weeks)

$110 per dog/handler team

Activity #165025

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.  In harsher weather, skills will be introduced and developed indoors.  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.

 

K9 Nose Work 4: Continuing

Friday, 7:00-8:30 pm

Session Fee: $20

Activity # 165027

Sec. 1 – January 10, 2020

Sec. 2 – February 14 (cancelled)

Sec. 3 – March 6

Sec. 4 – April 3 (Cancelled)

Sec. 5 – May 1 (Cancelled)

This class expands on previous classes 1-3, continuing to build the four search elements (containers, interiors, exteriors, and vehicles).  Students will prepare for NACW K9 Nose Work Odor and Recognition Test, and for competition.  Classes will be held both indoors and outdoors.  Prerequisites:  K9 Nose Work 1, 2, & 3.  Taught by instructor Barb Sahl.  Call (307) 421-5514 with questions. Max 8 dogs (may enroll 2 dogs per 1 handler).

 

Perfect Puppy

Sundays, 4:30-6:00pm

Activity # 165023

Sec. 1: January 5 – February 9

Sec. 2: March 1 – April 5

Sec. 3:  April 19 – May 24 Cancelled

Session Fee:  $110

Location:  1331 Talbot Court

Bring your 3 to 5 month old puppies to class to concentrate on social behaviors, behavior problems, and socialize with other puppies & people.  Covers obedience commends and unwanted behaviors.  Puppies must have all vaccinations; bring shot records to first class.  Taught by instructor Marchia Johansen.  Call (307) 630-0420 with questions.

 

Martial Arts Classes

Programs held at the Youth Activity and Community Center at the Dave Romero Community Park (1317 Parsley Blvd.).  Register online.

Tai Chi

Tues/Thurs 6:00-7:00pm

Monthly Session Fee: $65

Ages 16+

Activity #167021

With its origins in the ancient Chinese martial art of Taijiquan, 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

Classes will start up again in September 2020.  Have a wonderful summer.

Mon/Wed, 6:00-7:00pm

Monthly Session Fee: $30

(Ages 6-16)

Activity #167024

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.

 

Batting Cages

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the batting cages will be closed until further notice.

Brimmer

  • Open TBD – September (weather permitting)
  • Monday – Thursday  4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Friday 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Softball only

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

Converse

  • Open TBD – September (weather permitting)
  • Monday – Thursday  4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Friday 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Softball and Fast Pitch
  • Speeds: 45-65mph

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

Cheyenne Junior League

  • Open TBD – September (weather permitting)
  • Monday – Friday 4:00 PM -7:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Baseball only
  • Speeds: 45-65mph

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

Horsemanship Classes

You can register online (go to class and click on “Click here to register.”  The Kiwanis Community House (4603 Lions Park Drive) can take in-person registrations, or call (307) 637-6429 to register over the phone or if you have questions on the registration process.

All horse classes are held at Pine Ranch, Carpenter, Wyoming.  Anne Larson is the instructor.  For more information on the classes, please call Anne Larson at (307) 286-7975.

Horsemanship/Riding 101

Mondays, 3:00pm-4:00pm

Sec. 1:  June 8, 15, 22, 29

Sec. 2: August 3, 10, 17, 24

Monthly Session Fee:  $100

Activity #268061

Location:  Pine Ranch-Carpenter, WY

Designed to teach equine safety, equine psychology and fundamental horse riding skills. Use balance and body aids to assist in feeling more comfortable on horseback. For those with little to no prior/basic knowledge of horses and horse safety. Courses taught by Anne Larson, CRI. Ages 8 – 18.  No prerequisite required.

Click here to register.

Horsemanship/Riding 201

Mondays, 4:30pm-5:30pm

Sec. 1:  June 8, 15, 22, 29

Sec 2:  August 3, 10, 17, 24

Monthly Session Fee:  $100

Location:  Pine Ranch-Carpenter, WY

Activity #268063

Designed for both adult intermediate riders with some horse experience and as a continuation of the Horsemanship Riding 201 course. Prerequisite: Ages 19+ up, children with completion of Horsemanship/Riding 201, or prior approval from instructor.

Click here to register.

Adult Horsemanship/Riding

Mondays, 6:00pm-7:00pm

Sec. 1:  June 8, 15, 22, 29

Sec. 2: August 3, 10, 17, 24

Monthly Session Fee:  $100

Activity #268062

Location:  Pine Ranch-Carpenter, WY

Designed with the adult rider in mind. Learn from the ground up: horse care, safety, horse psychology, and riding skills. Class geared toward the riding ability of each student no matter the level. Ages 19+. No prerequisite required.

Click here to register.

 

English Riding

Mondays, 10:30-11:30am

Sec. 1:  June 8, 15, 22, 29

Sec. 2: August 3, 10, 17, 24

Monthly Session Fee:  $100

Activity #268064

Location:  Pine Ranch-Carpenter, WY

Designed for those who want to learn the basics of English-style riding.  Learn to properly saddle a horse and learn the basics of the equipment, as well as, the basics of balanced Seat in the basic center riding style and development towards training, dressage, jumping, and the use of correct aids.  Prerequisite:  Beginner class or prior approval from instructor.  Ages 8+.  Taught by Anne Larson, CRI.  Max 5 riders.

Click here to register.

Western Riding

Mondays, 1:30-2:30pm

Sec. 1:  June 8, 15, 22, 29

Sec. 2: August 3, 10, 17, 24

Monthly Session Fee:  $100

Activity #268065

Location:  Pine Ranch-Carpenter, WY

Designed for those who want to learn the basics of Western-style riding. Learn to properly saddle a horse, the basics of equipment, and skills necessary for trail and showing. Emphasis given to balanced seat and correct aids, with development toward pleasure, trail, or performance. Prerequisite: Beginner class or prior approval from instructor. Ages 8+.

Click here to register.

 

Cattle Working

Wednesdays, 6:30pm

Daily Fee:  $65 (Register for individual day(s).)

June 3, 10, 17, 24

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

August, 5, 12, 19, 26

Activity # 268067

Location:  Pine Ranch, Carpenter, Wyoming

Designed for any rider wanting to start their horse on cattle in a controlled environment, or to learn how to work cattle on horseback.  Learn position, timing, pressure points, and how to use horsemanship skills to track, sort, and control cattle.  Riders may bring their own horse or use one of the Ranch’s horse.  Rider must be at least an advanced beginner to participate.  Ages 8+.

Click here to register.

 

Horse Games

Sundays, 6:30 pm

Sec. 1:  June 7, 14, 21, 28

Sec. 2:  August 2, 9, 16, 23

Fee:  $100

Activity #268068

Cut loose, have fun and do something different with your horse.  We will explore “Tag,” “Horse Soccer,” “Polocrosse,” and “Barrel Racing.”  The games will not necessarily be played at speed.  We have horses to borrow.  Prerequisities:  Horsemanship/Riding 20, Western Riding, or approval of instructor.

Click here to register