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

 

Walking Group

Come enjoy the fall weather and get some exercise with friends! We’ll walk the trails at Johnson Park when weather is permitting. Please remember to bring water.

Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018, November 15, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

November 

 

Unified Art: Ceramics

Come to create a beautiful piece of pottery with the help of a professional artist: Katy King. She will guide us through the technique and then we will come back to put a glaze on the artwork after she puts it in a kiln. The artwork will be

collected for an art show in January.

Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 (shape and mold clay into pottery), Tuesday, November 13, 2018 (paint glaze on finished pottery)

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Fee: $5.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Costley Mill Picnic

Enjoy a picnic with a scenic view at our newest park! Please bring a sack lunch and we will provide bottled water.

We will also have some yard games available to play after lunch and walk the trails of the park.

Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Fee: $2.00 per person

Location: Bus leaves from Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Friday Night Disco

Come join us for our disco night where we will listen to popular dance music, dance and meet new friends.

Date: Friday, November 9, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Fee: $2.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Special Olympics Basketball

This activity is for ages 16 and above. Everyone can play regardless of ability or experience. We’ll work on basic skills and break up into teams to play practice games. There will be an emphasis on basketball skills and individual success.

Date: Fridays, November 9 – January 11

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Crazy Bingo

Come join us for Bingo with a twist! Bring a small less than 5.00 prize as your admission.

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Charlie Brown Christmas Performance

AIRR will present a unique twist of the classic Charlie Brown Christmas story with the help of Conyers Rockdale Arts Council and Belle Music. Scheduled times and location for these performances will be released at later date.

Performance Dates: November 29, 2018, November 30, 2018, December 1, 2018

December 

 

Let’s Paint Pottery

Join us for a local trip to “Let’s Paint Pottery”. You will be able to paint a festive piece of pottery for the Christmas

season.

Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Fee: $8.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

 

Unified Art: Guided Painting Class

Come learn from an experienced artist from the Sketching Pad. She will led 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: Thurday, December 13, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Fee: $5.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Christmas Party

Come party! We’ll decorate Christmas cookies, make ornaments and play games. Please bring a small gift to use for a gift swap game! Light refreshments will be served.

Date: Friday, December 14, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fee: $5.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Game Night

We’ll dive into ALL the games! Charades, Bingo and a Minute to Win it tournament.

Date: Thursday, December 18, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

Christmas Movie

We’ll dive into ALL the games! Charades, Bingo and a Minute to Win it tournament.

Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fee: $4.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

 

Urban Nutcracker

As the Ballenthnic Dance company celebrates twenty seven years in the Atlanta Arts community they return with their annual presentation of the highly  acclaimed Urban Nutcracker, an imaginative upbeat and full-length ballet with an ethnic twist.

Date: TBA ( we will receive notifications regarding tickets for individuals with disabilities several weeks in advance. This show will be in November or December. Details will be communicated to AIRR participants in advance)

 

“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

Special Needs Swim Lessons:

This 4 week class is designed teach children and teenagers with special needs how to feel more confident in the water and hopefully swim independently. This class is small (limited to six participants) so please register early. Please register by calling 770-278-7249 to register with over the phone with Karolyne.

Date: Wednesday, September 5th, Wednesday, September 12th, Wednesday, September 19th, Wednesday, September 26th

Time: 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Fee: $8.00 per class = $32.00 for 4 week session

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

 

Handwriting Skills

Ms. Sherri Wilson is a full time pediatric Occupational Therapist at Put Motor Garage. This class will consist of fine

motor, gross motor and handwriting activities to help your child improve their performance in the classroom and in

activities of daily living. Please RSVP to Karolyne.bell@rockdalecountyga.gov if you are interested in attending the workshops below.

Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018, Saturday, October 13, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Fee: $15.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

 

Parents Relax & Unwind Nights

 

Parents Night Out: Swim Party

Come swim at Johnson Park! Be sure to bring a towel and a change of clothes. We’ll have pizza after swimming.

This program is designed to cater to the needs of both children with and without disabilities.

Date: September 7, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fee: $6.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

 

Parents Night Out: Superhero Edition

Come dressed up as your favorite superhero! We’ll have games, snacks and a chance to make our own personalized

superhero mask. This program is designed to cater to the needs of both children with and without disabilities.

Date: October 5, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fee: $5.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094

 

Parents Night Out: Polar Express 

All aboard the Polar Express! Come dressed in your pajamas and watch the Polar Express with us! We’ll have cookies and hot chocolate to serve.  This program is designed to cater to the needs of both children with and without disabilities.

Date: December 7, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fee: $5.00 per person

Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers 30094