Parks & Recreation

Parks and Recreation Overview

The City of Belen Department of Parks and Recreation promotes a healthy quality of life for residents of Belen and Valencia count. We collaborate with other organizations to provide new, fun, safe, and organized programs and events for all ages.

These services and programs strengthen the mental, emotional and physical health of our residents. The Parks and Recreation staff works with five goals in mind: Promote, Coordinate, Facilitate, Provide, and Serve.

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2022 Snow Queen and Snow Princess Applications Now Available

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Click here to download the Application for 2022 Snow Princess Contestants. Snow Princess Contestants must be 13 years of age or older.


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Additional Contact Information

Joshua Kerns, Community and Economic Development Director
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Shawn Ammons,  Recreation Supervisor
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Jason Forthman, Parks Supervisor
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Amanda Freeman, Tourism Coordinator
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Martha Bucknam, Recreation Specialist
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Interested in becoming a sponsor of the Belen Community Center?  Click here for more information on ways to get involved!

Weight Room

The weight room consists of a variety of cardio vascular, universal and free weight equipment.

  • Patrons must be over the age of 15.
  • Children are not allowed in the weight room area.
  • IDs required for student and seniors age 55 and up for student and senior discounts.

Membership Fees

Monthly Membership: $25
Daily Pass: $3

Students and Senior Discounts
Monthly Membership: $20
Daily Pass: $2

Walking Track

The Belen Community Center has a walking track. It's FREE but donations are welcomed!

16 times around the track = 1 mile

Organizations

All centers host registration, meetings, and classroom instruction for the following organizations:

Location

305 Eagle Lane
Belen, NM 87002

Contact

(505) 966-2700

Hours

Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 8:00pm
Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, 8am to 12pm

Hours are subject to change due to special events or facility rentals.

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