Past News

Paws in the Pool II

Friday, August 18, 2017, 7-10 AM at the Desert Hills recreation center. Join us for Paws in the Pool II!

Pickleball Card Reader

The attendance reader at the East Center pickleball courts will be replaced with a new model on Monday, June 12. Cards older than March 20, 2017 will no longer work at this location. Please visit a customer service office at East Center, West Center (not the Member Services Center!), Las Campanas or Canoa Hills to… Read more »

Volunteer on a Board Committee!

The GVR Board of Directors relies on volunteer committees to pursue much of the business of the Board. Committees research issues, evaluate and prioritize requests, inform policy, make recommendations to the Board, and work with staff and members to advance goals. Committee members do NOT have to be full-time residents, but they must be GVR… Read more »

Board of Directors Election Results

Election Results Name Votes Carol Crothers 2,186 (59.4%) Donna Coon 1,998 (54.3%) Tom Sadowski 1,750 (47.6%) Denise Nichols 1,655 (45.0%) Barb Mauser 1,474 (40.1%) Jim Nelson 1,380 (37.5%) Roger Myers 1,250 (34.0%) David Messick 1,128 (30.7%) Tim Stewart 986 (26.8%) Officers President: Jim Nelson Vice President: Richard Kidwell Secretary: Bob Allen Assistant Secretary: Lance Heise… Read more »

2016 GVR Holiday Schedule

In order to serve our members and allow employees time with their families, GVR will operate on a modified schedule for the upcoming holiday. Groups and individuals with current 2016 Christmas and New Year’s holiday reservations are not affected by these closures. • Saturday, December 24 (Christmas Eve) – All GVR centers including pools/spas and… Read more »

Thanksgiving Hours

Thanksgiving Hours for GVR Centers In order to serve our members and allow employees time with their families, GVR will operate on a modified schedule Nov. 23-24 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Groups and individuals with current holiday reservations are not affected by the modified schedule or closures: • Wed., Nov. 23 (Thanksgiving Eve) – All… Read more »

Abrego North Pool & Spa Reopen!

After much anticipation, the newly enhanced and enlarged Abrego North (ABN) Center pool and spa opened this morning with a “Big Splash” Grand Reopening and ribbon-cutting celebration with over 200 in attendance. The opening of the pool was an especially happy event for GVR’s members, leadership, and staff as it culminated a nearly two-year process… Read more »

GVR Launches New Mobile App

After more than a year in development, Green Valley Recreation, Inc. (GVR) is launching a beta version of its new smart phone app for use by those with smart phones. The new app will allow users to access locations and amenities available at GVR’s 13 centers, upcoming events and performances, lectures, trips and tours, class… Read more »