Therapeutic Programs

 

Office:  770-278-7249

Please register for activities as soon as possible to ensure getting into the class/event, and to avoid cancellation of class due to lack of attendees.

To register for programs please click: Registration

 

Special Olympics Track and Field
This group is open to individual’s ages 22 years of age and older. We will train for Special Olympics meets and to
qualify for the State Games. Contact Cathy Rowland for details 678-662-4444

Date: Thursdays February 28, 2019– April 4, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

 

MARCH

Karate Lessons
This two week class is designed for our adults with disabilities. Karate can help improve self-esteem, gross motor skills our cardiovascular health! Come learn a new skill and exercise with us!

Date: Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Habima Theater
For 25 years, Jerry’s Habima Theatre has been Georgia’s only theatrical company directed and produced by professionals that features actors with special needs. Each year, together with local professional actors from the community, Jerry’s Habima Theatre presents a musical theatrical production to sell-out audiences and much acclaim

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fee: TBA
Location: Bus leaves from Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Arabia Mountain Trip
Come explore and at Arabia Mountain National Heritage! Park Rangers will have an interactive lesson using nature and animals for us to learn through.

Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $2.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Walking Group
Come walk the trials at Johnson Park with friends! Be sure to bring your water.

Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 March 27, 2019
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 April 17, 2019 April 24, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Golf
Come learn basic golf skills in our 2 part class that is designed for our adults with developmental disabilities. It will be a great way to learn a new skill and make friends.

Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $2.00 per person
Location: Honey Creek Golf Course, 635 Clubhouse Drive SE, Conyers 30094
Bus will leave from Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094 at 12:30 p.m.

Unified Art: Christopher Saunders
Come learn from our own artist, Christopher Saunders. He will lead us step by step in order to create a beautiful work of art. This class is inclusive to all ages and abilities. This art series will conclude with an art show at the Black Box Theater in Old Towne Conyers.

Dates: Thursday, March 21, 2019
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Fee: $5.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Special Olympics: Tennis for ALL
This class is for individuals who want to have fun learning or getting better at playing tennis.
Whether you want just to hit the ball with friends or become a skilled competitive player, come out and have fun with us! REGISTRATION: 678-562-2127

Dates: Mondays March 18, 2019 – May 13, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Fee: Free but must register
Location: Rockdale Tennis Center, 1370 Parker Road SE, Conyers 30094

 

APRIL

Unified Art: Finger-Paint
Come learn from an experienced artist from the Sketching Pad, Gabby. She will lead us step by step in order to create a beautiful work of art. This class is inclusive to all ages and abilities. This art series will conclude with an art show at the Black Box Theater in Old Towne Conyers.

Date: Tuesday April 9, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Fee: $5.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Chattahoochee Nature Center
Come enjoy a day out at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. We will spend the day enjoying nature. Make sure to bring water!

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $8.00 per person
Location: 9135 Willeo Road, Roswell 30075

Bowling and Dinner
Join us for bowling and dinner together! We’ll bowl at AMF in Conyers and eat together at Five Guys after. Payment for this outing must be paid in advance in order to reserve your spot

Date: Monday, April 22, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $15.00 (covers bowling and dinner)
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Summer Camp Registration
This is a summer camp designed for teens (13-18) with developmental disabilities. Registration for AIRR Summer camps opens Monday, April 22, 2019 at 9:00 am. Paperwork is available Johnson Park. Contact Karolyne at
770-278-7249 for additional questions.

Date: Monday, April 22, 2019
Time: Registration opens up at 9:00 a.m.
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

 

 

“A.I.R.R kids  is a program designed to cater to the needs of children with and without disabilities. This program provides children with the opportunity to engage in activities centered around play, music, social skills, art and community outings.” Ages 4-11

 

Adaptive Dance
With the help of Conyers School of Ballet, we will be offering an inclusive ballet class to both kids with and without disabilities. Dance is a great way to improve coordination, confidence and muscle tone. Don’t miss it!!

Date: Friday, March 8, 2019
Friday, March 15, 2019
Friday, March 22, 2019
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Fee: $12.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Creative Movement
Shelley Yeatman uses music, movement , storytelling and yoga as a tool to help kids explore their imaginations and learn! This is a great workshop for kids with sensory disabilities and we welcome both kids with and without disabilities to attend!

Date: Friday, April 12, 2019
Friday, April 26, 2019
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Fee: $10.00 per person
Locations: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road Conyers, GA 30094

Summer Camp Registration
This is a summer camp designed for kids ages 5-12 with developmental disabilities. Registration for AIRR Summer camps opens Monday, April 22, 2019 at 9:00 am. Paperwork is available Johnson Park. Contact Karolyne at 770-278-7249 for additional questions.

Date: Monday, April 22, 2019
Time: Registration opens up at 9:00 a.m.
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Parents’ Night Out

Parents’ Night Out: Dr. Seuss
Come celebrate Dr. Seuss birthday! We will be playing games and eating snacks all which will be Dr. Seuss themed! MUST RSVP.
This program is designed to cater to the needs of both children with and without disabilities.
*PLEASE REGISTER UNDER THE AIRR PROGRAM or RSVP WITH LAVONDA BRUTON or KAROLYNE BELL at 770-278-7529*

Date: Friday, March 1, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $5.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Parents’ Night Out: Reptile Night
Come learn and play!! Georgia Reptile Society will bring a live exhibit to Johnson Park for us to learn and interact with reptiles. We’ll eat snacks and play games after the lesson. MUST RSVP.
This program is designed to cater to the needs of both children with and without disabilities.
*PLEASE REGISTER UNDER THE AIRR PROGRAM or RSVP WITH LAVONDA BRUTON or KAROLYNE BELL at 770-278-7529*

Date: Friday, April 5, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $5.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094