Drop-In Childcare at the Recreation Center

The Durango Community Recreation Center offers childcare for infants and children up to 9 years old for $3.50 per hour up to a maximum of two hours, so parents may enjoy the recreation facility. $55/20 hour punch pass.

Don't forget about Parent's Night Out for more information please call Natalie Medina at 970-375-7303

Drop-In Childcare Hours

Monday - Thursday: 
8:00 am - 1:15 pm
4:00 pm  - 7:00 pm

8:00 am - 1:15 pm

8:00 am - 12:00 pm  

Childcare - Afterschool Gametime  Price $12/Day

Children are kept active and entertained in a safe, supervised environment. This after-school program runs Monday through Friday. Transportation is provided from Needham, Park and Riverview Elementary Schools to the Durango Community Recreation Center. Children need to be picked up by parents/guardians at the Recreation Center by 6:00 p.m. Swim Days are Mondays. For more information, contact Holden Randle at (office) 970-375-7317 or (cell) 970-764-5593.

Required paperwork for your child to attend 2018-2019 Afterschool Gametime:
Afterschool Childcare Information Sheet and Permission Slip (PDF)

Afterschool Cell Phone Number 


Gametime Afterschool Schedule 

MonthPrice Per Day
October 1 - 31*$12.00
November 1 - 30*$12.00 
December 3 - 21* $12.00 
January 7 - 31*$12.00 
February 1 - 20 $12.00 
March 1 - 22*$12.00 

*Please see Kids Days 
No Gametime or Kids Days on the following holidays:2/15

Childcare - Kids Days  Price $25/Day

February 15 Schedule
February 18 Schedule

No school? No worries! When the kids are out of school, check out our popular all day "Kids Days" program. The program offers a lot of supervised games, and activities to keep your child(ren) safe, happy, and entertained.  

Pick-up for Kids Days is no later than 5:30 p.m. 









NO Gametime or Kids Days on the following holidays:

2/15, 2/18, 3/25, 3/26, 3/27, 3/28, 3/29, 4/1

Childcare - Summer Gametime

The Durango Parks and Recreation Department proudly offers all-day programs for school-aged youth.  Parents may register their child for specific days, or for an entire month.  Popular activities will keep children busy all day with lots of games, art and crafts, swimming, field trips, nature walks, tours and much more.  Please make sure you pack a lunch, two snacks, sunscreen, swimwear, towel and rain gear for your child each day.  Occasionally, children will go on a field trip or tour that will require a small supplemental fee.