Programs

To register for programs please click: Registration

 

WALK-A-WEIGH
Ready to take care of your health in the New Year? Join us! Walk-a-Weigh is an award-winning program offered by UGA Cooperative Extension. In just a few short weeks, you can learn the skills for permanent weight loss and health. The program is inexpensive, fun and effective. Just a few changes in your eating and activity habits can have a BIG
IMPACT on your health and well-being for a lifetime. Each Walk-a-Weigh session will include a lesson on ways to
control your weight, a taste-test of a healthy recipe and time for the group to walk together.

Date: Tuesday Only, January 22, 2019-March 12, 2019 (8 Weeks Only)
Wednesday Only, January 23, 2019-March 13, 2019 (8 Weeks Only)
Day & Time: Tuesday 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Fee: $10 pre-registration
$15 Start of Session
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

NOTE: Pre-registration payment can be made at the Extension Office located at 1261 Commercial Drive Suite A
Conyers, 30094. For additional information contact Marybeth Hornbeck via email at marybeth.hornbeck@uga.edu

SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION FOR ALL CAMPERS AGES 5-12
It’s that time of year again to enjoy a fun filled Summer Camp at Johnson Park where you will see old friends or make new ones with memories that will last a lifetime. Activities will include swimming, arts & crafts, team-building activities, field trips and much more.

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Ages: 5-12 Years
Fee: $120 per week/ per child ($100 each additional child/per week)
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094
NOTE: No online registration is available.

NEW PROGRAM ALERT
SUMMER CAMP JR. COUNSELOR PROGRAM AGES 15-17 YEARS
This program is for young people who are highly motivated, ready to work, play hard and demonstrate additional
responsibility in accepting the challenges of leadership. Junior Counselors gain valuable training and experience by providing support to instructors and group leaders at camp. This is a training position. Jr. Counselors are not paid. Hours worked may qualify as Community Service Credits. Packets will be available for pick-up starting March 1, 2019.

Date: Monday-Friday, June 3, 2019 – July 26, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fee: $50 per week
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

NOTE: Participants will go through an interview process. If accepted into the Jr. Counselor Program, participants can only work for a maximum of 2 weeks. Spaces are limited.

Coming Soon:
Synergy Wellness Classes with Mirage Synergy Wellness
Your ENERGY + Your TIME = the BEST Version of YOU
Come try new fitness classes with Mirage.
Classes will begin in February.
Check back for class dates and times.

Zumba® with Ms. Jamie
Zumba® inspires people of all ages to express themselves through movement while effectively improving their overall health and well-being. Come enjoy this dynamic dance fitness program fused with hypnotic Latin rhythms and
energetic movements that will get you hooked and having a blast while burning lots of calories.
Come join the PARTY!

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. (Zumba Kids: Ages 4-13)
Fee: $8.00 per person/ $50 10-class pass
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd Conyers 30094

Korean Karate
Traditional Korean Karate taught by internationally certified instructors in a fun and age specific format.

Dragons (Ages 4-7)
Day & Time: Wednesday 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fees: $40/month/student (County residents $35/month each additional student)
Beginners (ages 8+)
Day & Time: Monday 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Fees: $65/month/student (County residents $110/month for two family members,
$150/month for three or more family members)
Advanced (ages 8+)
Day & Time: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fees: $65/month/student (County residents $110/month for two family members,
$150/month for three or more family members)
website: www.worldkarateacademy.com mobile: www.worldkarateacademy.mobi

Cultural Arts Programs

PUPPETRY AT THE ROCKDALE AUDITORIUM
Calling all toddlers, daycare’s and schools-ages to come out to the Rockdale County Auditorium for the puppet show “Princess and the Pea, Yall.” The show is starring Emmy nominated and Atlanta based puppeteer Lee Bryan That Puppet Guy. This puppet show will combine live vocal characterization and songs with innovative puppet designs for wholesome family entertainment.

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. (doors will open at 9:00 a.m.)
Fee: $5 per person
Ages: All Ages
Location: Rockdale County Auditorium, 903 Main Street, Conyers 30012

COMING SOON:
ATLANTA MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA
The Mandolin Orchestra is coming to Rockdale County. Come out and listen to a variety of genres of music including Jazz, Irish, Brazilian, Seasonal compositions, and more.

Date & Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019

NOTE: Additional information coming soon.