Coronavirus Updates & Resources

Carbon Valley Parks and Recreation District Closures

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak the Carbon Valley Recreation Center and the Carbon Valley Gymnastics/Senior Center are closed and all CVPRD programs are suspended until further notice. The health and safety of our patrons, staff, and community members continues to be our number one priority. We will communicate further updates through the website, email, and the CVPRD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Programs and Activities that Are Cancelled

  • Gymnastics and Open Gym at the Gymnastics Center
  • Youth programs, including contractual programs - Legacy School of Dance, Music Together Carbon Valley, Bennett’s Karate, Advanced Care Babysitting and Home Alone, and Play-Well TEKnologies
  • Sports (youth and adult) including games and practices at all locations
  • SilverSneakers classes and programs
  • All fitness classes, SilverSneakers classes and programs, and personal training sessions 
  • Weld County Lunch held at the rec center
  • Swim lessons
  • Birthday parties and rentals
  • Active adult trips and events
  • All other CVPRD classes, programs, activities, and events

Membership Suspension
Memberships will be suspended starting Friday, March 13 until the rec center reopens. Automatic withdrawal payments will continue to be pulled from your bank account monthly however the length of the suspension will be added to the end of your membership.

Program Refunds
If you registered for a program that has been cancelled due to the virus, you will receive a refund for that program. Refunds will be processed starting Monday, March 30.

Meal Assistance During St. Vrain Valley Schools Closure

Here’s a great resource for those who need meal assistance during the school district closure:
http://www.svvsd.org/coronavirus

Starting on Monday, March 16, St. Vrain Valley Schools will be opening 11 food pickup sites where students, families, and staff can receive lunch and breakfast food items. The daily pick-up window is 11 am - 12:30 p.m. at one of the following district locations: Timberline PK-8, Northridge Elementary School, Altona Middle School, Sunset Middle School, Soaring Heights PK-8, Frederick High School, Mead Middle School, Lyons High School (12-12:30 pm), Hygiene Elementary School (11-11:30 am), Niwot High School, and the Learning Services Center.

Meals will not be available during Spring Break but services will resume on Monday, March 30 if school closures extend beyond Spring Break.

Meal Assistance for Seniors

The Weld County Area Agency on Aging opened two temporary drive up TAKE-OUT locations for the Friendly Fork Senior Nutrition Program which serves meals to seniors. 

Reservations are required and must be made by 11 am the business day prior by calling the Friendly Fork hotline at 970.400.6955 and leaving a message with your name, phone number and which location. You may also email that information to FriendlyFork@weldgov.com. 

You must be at least 60 years of age or a spouse of a person at least 60 years of age. Suggested donation $4.

South County Location
Tuesday/Thursday
Firestone Sports Complex
4208 WCR 24 ½, Firestone
To-go boxes will be served at 11:30 am.

North County Location
Monday/Wednesday/Friday
Weld County Training Center
1104 H Street, Greeley
To-Go Boxes will be served at 11:30 am.

Other sites offering take-out meals: 
Erie - Thursday
Evans - Tuesday, Friday
Fort Lupton - Monday
Hill N Park - Wednesday
Kersey - Tuesday, Thursday
Mead - Thursday
Nunn - Thursday
Platteville - Monday, Friday  
Windsor - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday    

Please share this with any seniors who would benefit from this program. If you are a senior or know one who needs help accessing other food resources call 970-400-6952.

Informational flyer about the takeout Friendly Fork program.

Additional Coronavirus Resources

https://www.weldgov.com/
https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cssrc/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19
https://covid19.colorado.gov/
https://www.colorincolorado.org/coronavirus (bilingual information)

Tips About Hand Washing and Prevention

With the recently elevated concern regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we want to take a moment to reinforce typical infectious disease precautions. As with any illness, such as the flu, the Weld County Department of Health recommends the following precautions for everyone:

  • Remain at home if you are sick. Keep your child home if they are sick (except to visit a health care professional).
  • Remember to wash your hands for 20 seconds or more with soap and water. Instruct children to do the same.
  • Refrain from touching your eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands. Please instruct and remind your child to do the same.
  • Avoid contact with people who are sick.
  • Remember to cover your mouth/nose with a tissue or sleeve when coughing or sneezing. Instruct and remind your child of the same. Wash hands after disposing of soiled tissues.
  • All family members should get adequate sleep and eat well-balanced meals to ensure a healthy immune system.

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