Community Resources

If you are looking for something to do with your children in Denver, here are some links to get you started.

Museums & Zoos

Denver Zoo

Children’s Museum of Denver

Denver Museum of Nature and Science has recently revamped their children’s pay area along with their new expansion.

Butterfly Pavilion

Wildlife Experience

Denver Downtown Aquarium

Denver Botanic Gardens

Events Around Town

Colorado Parent, a free magazine available at most grocery stores, etc. provides an event calendar of things to do in Colorado. Click here for the calendar. They also provide a listing of kids’ camps. Click here fore the camp list

Denver also has a calendar, coupons and other resources for the Denver mom.

Kids Classes & Activities

The Denver Parks & Recreation website can help you find kids classes at any of the area Recreation Centers. Classes include dance, art, gymnastics, swimming and a whole lot more. The closest Rec Center to the UPark Neighborhood is Harvard Gulch, Eisenhower and Wash Park. There is also a map and listing of all parks in the city.

The University of Denver provides gymnastics classes, and watching DU hockey and basketball games is a popular neighborhood activity.

Book Babies is a popular program offered by Denver Public Libraries. Search for it on their website, as times and days change often.

Great Play of Cherry Creek classes provide structured fun while learning motor skills.

Music Classes


Swallow Hill Music

Dance Classes

Cherry Creek Dance

Petite Ballet School

Other Resources

Many of our members have found the book Playdate with Denver to be a great resource for the many parks and activities in and around our city. The book includes helpful reviews, maps & directions, and hours. Purchase the book here through Amazon.

Workouts for Moms

Hot Mamas

Fit4Mom (Formerly Stroller Strides)

Orange Theory

ENY [Everybody Needs Yoga]





1 Comment

  1. Holly Rose


    I was just wondering if you have any resources or suggestions for where to find a great nanny?

    Thank you!


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