Open Monday- Thursday 10:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.
Monday thru Thursday 10:00 am- 1:00 pm & 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm & 5:00 pm- 6:30 p.m
Friday - Sunday CLOSED
**Please note pool and locker rooms are closed from 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm & 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. for cleaning
Check out our Events page to find out what events we will be organizing in the near future.
We are a local government organization and welcome any kind of support. If you would like to support us, please check out the Support Us page for more information.
Blanca/ Ft. Garland Community Center is currently accepting applications for Facility Coordinator/ Head
Lifeguard.This is a full time position, salary based where pay will be determined upon experience. Also looking for a part time front desk person, this is an hourly position.
Applications and job description may be picked up and submitted at the Blanca/ Ft. Garland Community
Center 17591 Hwy. 160 Blanca CO 81123. For more information contact Tomas Maestas at 719-
The first meeting for proposed Northern Costilla County Metropolitan District was held March 25, 1980. community members present were advised that they would need to distribute a petition in order to form a recreation district. After discussion and questions regarding formation of a recreation district, signatures of the members present were asked for, and it was decided that the 15% of registered voters needed were present. Original Board of Directors were:
Director District #1- Harry Eumont
Director District #2- Eugene Medina
Director District #3- Frank Martinez
Director District #4- Judy Roybal
Director District #5- Mary Sanchez
The Board Of Directors formed a Metropolitan Recreation District. The property wheren the community center is located, was donated by the Griffith family who were owners of the Blanca Trinchera Ranch. After approximately one and a half years of meetings between Board members and the community people, the Blanca/ Ft. Garland Community Center was opened for business on December 13, 1981.