Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center

As of November 24, 2021: Due to a new public health order announced by Mayor Michael B. Hancock, all individuals two (2) years of age or older must wear a face covering over their nose and mouth in all public, indoor spaces including Denver Recreation Centers. It is not required to wear face coverings while in a swimming pool and actively engaged in a pool activity. Learn more about the Public Health Order.

DPR Winter 2021-2022 Activity Guide

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Facility Information

Martin Luther King Jr. is a Neighborhood Level recreation center located in the northeast area. Its facility features include:

  • Multipurpose room
  • Gymnasium
  • Weight and cardio room
  • Indoor lap pool
  • Indoor therapy pool
  • Racquetball/walleyball court
  • Dry sauna
  • SilverSneakers® Fitness Program

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Group Fitness Descriptions

Pickleball
Fun paddle sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. It is played on a badminton sized court with a slightly modified tennis net. Play occurs on a "first come, first served" basis. Equipment is available for use.

SilverSneakers® Circuit
Combine fun with fitness to increase your cardio-vascular and muscular endurance power with a standing circuit workout. Upper-body strength work with hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles, and a SilverSneakers ball is alternated with low-impact aerobic choreography. A chair is available if needed for seated or standing support.

SilverSneakers® Classic
Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement and activities for daily living. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and a SilverSneakers ball are offered for resistance. A chair is available if needed for seated or standing support.