1105 East Fourth Street – (520) 421-8655
The Len Colla Recreation Center is a multi-purpose recreation center located at 1105 E. Fourth Street. The LCRC features a full size gymnasium, multi-purpose/game room, computer lab/meeting room and arts and crafts room.
The LCRC will be closed in recognition of the following holidays observed by the city of Casa Grande: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Day
Recreation Center Policies:
- Shoes with non-marking soles will be required in the gymnasium.
- Management reserves the right to use discretion on acceptable attire; shirt and shoes are required.
- Food and drink in authorized areas only.
- The Center is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
- Failure to conduct appropriate conduct while in the Center may result in being asked to leave.
- This is a drug, alcohol and tobacco free facility.
- Use of facility, activities, programs and equipment are at your own risk.
- Weapons are prohibited.
- Center employees have final authority in all matters.
For more information regarding programs at Len Colla Recreation Center, contact Raylene Johns or Jeff Molner at (520) 421-8677.
After School Kids Club
The After School Kids Club program is a supervised drop-in program for school age youth ages 5-17. All participants must register and submit a registration fee of $10.00. Activities include: homework help & reward program, arts and crafts, video games, sports including a variety of gym activities, computer lab, educational programs, pool table, ping pong and various special events. Youth will receive a nutritious snack most days.
Registration will begin on Monday, July 29, 2013. The After School Kids Club will begin the first day of school, Wednesday, August 7, 2013. The registration fee & registration form must be turned in before your child can start attending the program.
Families with 2 or more children may be eligible for financial assistance; 50 scholarships will be available on a first come, first serve basis. If you are interested, you may request a scholarship form.
After School Kids Club Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday, 2:50 – 6:00 p.m.
12:50 – 5:00 p.m. (Early Release Days)
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Fall/Winter Break; no school days)
Len Colla Recreation Center is also open on Saturday’s from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.; children are not required to be registered in the After School Kids Club to participate during this time.
Please pick your child up by 6:00 p.m. If a child is picked up after closing time, parents will be charged late fees as follows:
1 – 15 minutes late……………………………………………….$5.00
16 – 30 minutes late………………………………………………..$15.00
31 – 45 minutes late………………………………………………..$30.00
The Casa Grande Police Department will be contacted if you are more than 45 minutes late.
More than three late pick up(s) within a 30-day period will result in your child/children being dropped from the program.
Children involved in the After School Kids Club are expected to follow the rules and directions of staff. Expected behavior will be taught and positively reinforced. Negative consequences will result if a child displays unacceptable behavior. A negative consequence could include a time-out, temporary suspension and/or removal from the program.
Teen Activities (Ages 12-17)
Teen Nights at the Len Colla Recreation Center!
7:00-10:00 pm – Contact the Center for the Current Schedule
Play basketball, volleyball, pickleball or other games in the gym. Board games, video games and other games will also be available. Participants will be required to show a school ID for entry. Prizes provided for tournament winners!
Teens ages 12-17 are invited to join the Teen Council held at the Len Colla Recreation Center. Teen Council representatives work together to actively plan drug free cultural, social, outdoor, intramural & fundraising programs. Other volunteer opportunities may also be available. Monthly meetings will be held each month. If you are interested, please contact Shayla Gunn or Rick Cardenas at the Len Colla Recreation Center.
Adult Sports at Len Colla Recreation Center
Basketball Open Gym
Tuesdays 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Come and enjoy open shooting or self-refereed pick-up games. Full or ½ court play will depend on interest; majority rules. Cost for Open Gym is $2.00 per visit.
Volleyball Open Gym
Thursday’s 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Join us on Thursday nights, two courts may be set up but will depend on interest and League play. Teams will be made based on the number of players. Cost for Open Gym is $2.00 per visit.
Pickleball Open Gym
Friday 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Please join us for drop-in play. Teams will be made based on the number of players. Cost is $2.00 per visit.
For more information regarding programs contact Raylene Johns at (520) 421-8677, Ext. 4523.