Additional Community Opportunities
The following programs are not associated with ‘R’ Recreation, however, ‘R’ Recreation does assist with the registration process. Keep in mind that ALMOST ALL these programs have strict registration deadlines. Therefore, we highly encourage you to get these dates on your calendar and register early to avoid missing out on a great opportunity for your child.
These opportunities are not run directly thru ‘R’ Recreation, but for many instances ‘R’ Recreation assists with the registration process.
‘R’ Recreation would like to remind you that registration deadlines are listed for each program. And in many cases, late registrations are not accepted.
District 25 Recreation Board Grant Requests
The District 25 Recreation Board will be accepting requests for grant funding for the 2018 calendar year on Monday, January 8th at 6:00pm at the School District 25 Central Office, 121 North 5th Street West. Any group requesting funds must attend the meeting and present their request to the board. Grant applications can be found on the ‘R’ Recreation website www.rrecreation.com. Phone numbers for more information are included on the online form.
→ District #25 Recreation Board Grant Request Form
Central Wyoming Children’s Center for Art, Technology and Science
CATS provides a destination in which children, accompanied by an adult, can explore learn and interact in activities that will enhance their understanding of art, technology
and science. CATS offers various activities and programs throughout the year. They are open on Wednesday and Thursday from 10am-5pm; Friday from 10am-7pm; Saturday from 10am-5pm. Admission is $5 for ages 3+ (two and under are free!) or families can purchase memberships starting at $75/year. Questions? Call 307-463-0313, visit rivertoncats.com or send them an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Riverton Aquatic Center Hours
Enjoy one of the finest aquatic facilities in the state. Facilities include hot tub, sauna, steam room, wading pool, and a main pool with lap lanes and diving boards. Contact the Riverton
Aquatic Center at 856-4230 for more information.
Fees: Adult: $4, Seniors: $2, K-12 Students: $2
Punchcards and discounted memberships are available.
→ 2018 Riverton Aquatic Center Information
USA Wrestling is a great program for youth in grades kindergarten through high school who want to learn the sport of wrestling or improve their skills. Registration will begin on January 2nd at the ‘R’ Recreation office. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the USA Wrestling registration packet. Fees will be $60 for the first child and $50 for additional children (must be immediate family, fees may be subject to change). Late registrations after February 1st will be $75. All first time wrestlers will need to provide a copy of their birth certificate.
The first practice will be on January 8th, 2018 for intermediate age (9-10) wrestlers and older. The pee-wees (under 6) and bantams (7-8) will begin practice February 5th, 2018. Time is to be determined due to the high school and middle school practices.
→ Registration Packet
→ Registration Information
For more information contact Eric Kuegler 307-840-2390, Linde Weber 307-851-4825 or Frankie Hernandez 970-692-4357. Check out the Facebook page for up to date information on Riverton USA Wrestling.
AAU Volleyball League
AAU Volleyball will be accepting registrations from January 4th through February 17th. Ages are 8-18 years old and will play in U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 divisions. Please note many tournaments do not have a U10 age division, thus our U10 players will need to play in a U12 division if they want to play at those tournaments. Practices will start in mid-March. Registration fees are $60 and registration forms can be picked up at the ‘R’ Recreation office. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the AAU Volleyball registration packet. Tournament fees, jerseys, coach’s fees, and travel fees are not included and will vary by team. The Riverton Volleyball Club’s success is based on volunteers and the club is in need of more volunteers and coaches as our league continues to experience growth.
Visit the Riverton AAU Volleyball site on Facebook for more details or contact Amber Hinkle, 840-1176, or Heather Becker, 850-7999, for more information.
Riverton Youth Soccer Recreation League
This league is designed for players of all ability and focuses on the fundamentals of soccer and the improvement of skills. Players must register by March 2nd to be guaranteed space in the league. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the Youth Soccer registration form.
The season runs from March 19-May 10. Practices and games are played on weeknight evenings at Rein Park (West end of Monroe). Based on state rules, children must be born by December 31, 2013 to participate. The league is for children 5 years through 14 years old and fees are $40. NO LATE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED! The success of this league depends heavily on volunteers. Please consider volunteering to make it enjoyable and memorable for your child. Go to www.rivertonsoccer.org for reg form and more information or register at ‘R’ Rec.
***NEW: ONLINE REGISTRATION - GO TO RYSA WEBSITE FOR LINK.***
Riverton Competitive Soccer (Rampage Travel Team)
The Riverton Rampage is a competitive, traveling soccer league that provides a more challenging level of soccer to those players who are willing to make a commitment to playing and travel. Players must be born by December 31, 2011 to be eligible for this league. Players must be registered by February 24th to be considered for a Rampage team. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the Competitive Youth Soccer registration
The $200 registration fees cover league registration, insurance and selected tournament fees. Go to www. rivertonsoccer.org for more info. Players must include a wallet size photo of them, a copy of their birth certificate, registration form and fees to complete their registration for consideration. *
***NEW: ONLINE REGISTRATION - GO TO RYSA WEBSITE FOR LINK.***
Riverton Little League
Registration is February 24 to March 23. No registrations will be accepted after the deadline for any leagues, so get registered early and let your friends know! There will be a
Registration Kickoff on Saturday, Feb. 24 from 9am-3pm at a location yet to be determined. Registration will be on-going at the ‘R’ Recreation office through Friday, March 23. Cost is $45 for the first player and $40 for each additional sibling for Coach Pitch, Minors & Major leagues. T-Ball cost is $35 per player. If a player in the major or minor leagues would
like pants with their uniform there is an additional $15 fee. If pants are not purchased for the additional fee, players in the minors and majors are responsible for providing their own. The league will provide the jersey, hat, belt and socks. Leagues of play are determined by the age of the player on 8/31/2018 with the exception of kids born in 2005. Call Player Agent,
Karri Brost (702) 673-8966 for additional information specific to age groups. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the Little League registration packet.
Age Divisions are as follows:
T-Ball → 4-6 years old, as of 8/31/2018
Coach Pitch → 7-8 years old, as of 8/31/2018
Minors → 9-10 years old, as of 4/30/2018
Majors → 11-12 years old, as of 4/30/2018
Important League Dates for Wilson Skills Test:
Major League Players; Tuesday, March 27
Minor League Players; Wednesday, March 28
Riverton Babe Ruth Baseball
Riverton Babe Ruth Baseball is a league for players 13-15 years old to continue playing the All American Game and a great way for the entire family to spend an evening. Registration is underway through March 9. A late fee will be assessed after March 9, so don’t wait to get registered. The season dates are March 19 through the end of June. All players that are new to the league, players who were placed on a team after the 2017 draft, or who are requesting to reenter the draft for a new team assignment are required to attend the Wilson Skills Testing on March 15 at 5:30pm. Players that are new to the league must provide a copy of their birth certificate. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the Babe Ruth registration packet. Cost of the league is $50. Registrations are available online at www.rrecreation.com or at the ‘R’ Rec office.
For more information check Riverton Babe Ruth Baseball on Facebook. If additional information is needed, please contact the Babe Ruth Player Agent, Kelly Rees at 307-851-5089.
Girls Fast Pitch Softball-Little League (local)
Signups for Girls Fastpitch Softball will run from Feb 1 through March 30. No late registrations will be accepted due to insurance reasons. Games will begin the week of May 12. Cost will be $45.00. We want to make sure any girls wanting to play softball have the opportunity. Limited scholarships are available. Travel opportunities and post season teams are available but may include additional fees. Please like us on Facebook under ‘Riverton Girls Fast Pitch Softball’ to stay up to date. Registration forms can be picked up at the ‘R’ Recreation office. This program does not use the ‘R’ Recreation registration form. Please ask for the Girls Fastpitch registration packet. Please call Jamie at 206-954- 2167 for more information.
Girls Fast Pitch Softball Travel League (ASA League)
Signups for a competitive softball team will begin February 1 through March 30. Practice will begin the first week of April. Registration cost for the travel team is $50. Girls between the ages of 10-18 years old may participate in the Travel Team. Agirl may be registered in both the local league and the travel team. Additional travel expenses for each tournament the teams compete in will apply. Please call Jamie at 206-954-2167 for more information.
Adult Co-Ed Softball League
Registration begins April 2nd for the 2018 Adult Co-Ed league. A MAXIMUM of 14 teams will be allowed on a first come-first serve basis. Teams will be split into an A and B
division. The season will run May 14th through early August. Cost for a team is $350 and teams must have a minimum of 6 guys and 4 girl players. All players must be at least 18
years old. Registration forms are available at ‘R’ Recreation or online at rrecreation.com. For more information contact Adam Powell at 307-851-1073. Registration Deadline is Friday, April 27th. No Late Registrations will be accepted.