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

 

Monthly Reoccurring Programs

Movement to Music

Want to exercise without feeling like you did? This is the program for you! Get hooked on dance contests, musical chairs, follow the leader, freeze dance, and other fun movement games with the bonus of heart pumping music!

Date:
Monday, September 9/ September 23, 2019 Monday, October 14/ October 28, 2019
Monday, November 18/ November 25, 2019
Monday, December 2/ December 16, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Create N’ Take

Enjoy some fun fall crafts with us! Explore your creativity and make something that is uniquely yours to place at home for all to see!

Date:
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Thursday, November 7, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $7.00 per session
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Unified Art

Join some friends in a group experience of art! We will have a visiting artist or we will travel to the sketching pad to create something wonderful!

Date:
Thursday, August 22, 2019, September 19, 2019, October 17, 2019, November 14, 2019,
Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Time: 5:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Fee: $8.00 per session
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

August 

Human Rights Museum
Come learn through an educational tour at the renowned Atlanta Human Rights Museum.

Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $12.00 per person
Location: Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr Boulevard NW, Atlanta 30313
Bus will leave from Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094 at 12:30 p.m.

Swim and Pizza Party
Come to Johnson Park to swim, eat pizza and socialize with friends!

Date: Friday, August 30, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $8.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

September

Yard Games
Join us for some outdoor fun with games such as ring toss, bean bag toss, frisbee, football toss, and other backyard fun.

Date: September 10 – September 24, 2019
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Ice Cream Social
Enjoy the company of friends and a cold treat at Creamberrys in Olde Town Conyers. Meet at Johnson Park!
**Pre-registration is required by Friday, August 30, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Fee: $4.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary
Visit with us, a non-profit educational sanctuary for exotic and farm animals. We’ll tour the grounds and see some beautiful animals. Make sure you bring a sack lunch for a picnic following the tour.
**Pre-registration is required by Monday, September 16, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Wednesday. September 18, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Fee: We would appreciate a $5.00 donation to the facility as part of the admission process
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Friday Night Disco
Come join us for our disco night where we will listen and dance to popular music and meet new friends. Light refreshments will be served.

Date: Friday. September 20, 2019
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $2.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

To the Movies!
Let’s enjoy the show! For a small price you can get great theatre fun, snacks, and share in friendships! Movie selection is TBA. **Pre-registration is required by Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Thursday. September 26, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $7.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Fall Camp

Campers will stay busy engaging in games, art, music, sports, and field trips. Registration requires parents to complete paperwork in person at Johnson Park. This program is designed to cater to the needs of both children with and without disabilities. If your child has not attended camp previously, a short assessment may be conducted to determine needs. Call 770-278-7249 for more information.

Date: Monday, September 30 – Friday, October 4, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Ages: 5-12 years old
Fee: $120.00 per week/person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

October

Basketball Club
Interested in athletics? Come get involved in basketball! Learn basic offensive and defensive skills and then put them to work with some healthy competition between each other. Four weeks of engaged basketball education that culminates with a fun competitive game.

Date: October 8 – October 29, 2019
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Fee: $3.00 per week
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Picnic at Pine Log Park
Bring a sack lunch and join the fun for some food and play at Pine Log Park. After lunch we can walk or play on the playground. We will provide bottled water. **Pre-registration is required by Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Monday, October 7, 2019
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Fee: $2.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Southern Belle Farm
Fall fun with harvest activities at Southern Belle Farm in McDonough! Farm Admission includes: Cornfield maze(s), Hayride, Cow Train ride, Corn Cannon – 3 shots, Jumping Pillow, Racing Pedal Carts, Giant Tunnel Slide, Kiddie korral, Corn Box, Rubber Duck Races, meeting our Barnyard Animals, Seesaws and Pig Races.
**Pre-registration is required by Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $14.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Halloween Dance
Come to party in your best costume! We will have refreshments, music, and spooky decorations!

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $4.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Bowling and Dinner
Join us for bowling and dinner together! We will bowl at AMF in Conyers and eat together at Five Guys afterwards.
**Pre-registration is required by Monday, October 14, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $12.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

November

Sensory Saturday

The children’s museum is offering a special time for those with special sensory needs to experience the museum at modified settings and limited admission. **Pre-registration is required by Monday, October 21, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Fee: $6.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Stone Mountain Trip
Holiday events are happening at Stone Mountain! Get in the spirit and join us for some holiday fun!
**Pre-registration is required by Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Monday, November 4, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $30.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Pool Club
Enjoy some fun and splash time in the pool! Chaperoned by the Therapeutic staff, you can have some open swim time to play or practice your swimming skills! It is sure to be a fun time!

Date: November 5 – November 26, 2019
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Fee: $3.00 per person/week
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Chattahoochee Nature Center
Come walk the nature trails or experience some of the exhibits. We will exercise our mind and body on this trip!
**Pre-registration is required by Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Monday, November 18, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Fee: $6.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Game Night
We will dive into ALL the games! Charades, Bingo, and a Minute to Win it Tournament.

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Crazy Bingo
Join us for Bingo with a twist! A fun social environment where you can be loud and laugh! The price of admission is to bring a $5 gift for the prize table!

Date: Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $5.00 gift for Bingo prize!
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

December

Adapted Softball
Fun sport with a twist! Use your hand as a bat and we play with a soft ball, but the concept is the same. Learn and practice active skills.

Date: December 3/ December 10/ December 31, 2019
Days: Tuesdays
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Fee: $3.00 per week/person
Location: Johnson Park Softball Fields, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Christmas Crafts
Create beautiful holiday crafts with us! They can be perfect for your home or to gift to someone else this season!
Holiday snacks to be provided.

Date: Thursday, December 5, 201
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $5.00 per session
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

A Christmas Carol
Take a trip to Alliance Theatre with us for a Christmas play! Enjoy a timeless classic and get in the holiday spirit!
**Pre-registration is required by Monday, December 2, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.**

Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Time: TBA
Fee: $10.00 per person
Location: Meet at Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Christmas Party
Decorate Christmas cookies, make ornaments, and play games. Please bring a small gift to use for a gift swap game!

Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $5.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Holiday Swim and Pizza
Take a dip in the pool, enjoy some fresh pizza, and holiday tunes. Let’s keep Christmas going through the New Year!

Date: Thursday, December 26, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee:$8.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, 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

Sports Skills
This class is designed to cater to the needs of children ages 4-8 with developmental disabilities. This class will work on developing gross motor skills essential for playing sports such as dribbling, passing, shooting, running and communicating. The class will be run through a variety of games to get kids moving and using these essential skills.

Date: August 23, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Fee: $3.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Road, Conyers 30094

Walking Group
Exercise and movement are key in health and wellness. Release some energy, and leave feeling refreshed!

Date: September 4 – September 25, 2019 | October 9 – October 23, 201
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Craft Nights
Fun and easy creative projects to keep your mind and fine motor skills working! It is a great social program that allows them to work individually or with others to create something all their own!

Date:
September 9/ September 23, 2019
October 7/ October 21, 2019
November 4/ November 25, 2019
December 2/ December 16/ December 30, 2019

Days: Mondays
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Fee: $4.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Game Nights
Board games, social games, trivia games, and much more! Join friends in some fun.

Date:
September 16, 2019
October 14/ October 28, 2019
December 9/ December 23, 2019

Days: Mondays
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Fee: $4.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Sports Skills
Let’s work on gross motor skills while having fun!! Engage in physical activity while practicing specific skills needed to participate in a variety of sports such as dribbling, passing, communicating, and running.

Date: September 13/ September 27, 2019/October 11, 2019
Days: Fridays
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Fee: $4.00 per person
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Special Olympics

Special Olympics Bocce
Bocce has been played for centuries but is new to Rockdale County; Bocce requires a minimum physical ability but a maximum of strategy, teamwork and fun. It’s also an excellent way of meeting other adults with similar interests.

Date: August 29, 2019 – October 3, 2019
Days: Thursdays
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Softball Fields, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Special Olympics Junior Basketball
A youth basketball league that allows participants to learn basic skills and practice those skills in games against each other. Emphasis is on positive self-esteem and success.

Date: October 25 – January 31, 2019
(No practices November 29, December 27, January 3)
Days:  Fridays
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Ages: 8-15 years old
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Special Olympics Masters Basketball
Basketball league that allows participants to learn basic skills and practice those skills in games against each other. Emphasis is on positive self-esteem and success.

Date: October 25 – January 31, 2019
(No practices November 29, December 27, January 3)
Days:  Fridays
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Ages: 22 & Up
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Recreation Center, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094

Special Olympics Softball
If you have registered for Special Olympics Softball, join us at the softball fields at Johnson park for practices in preparation for the fall State Games.

Date: July 27, 2019 – October 5, 2019
Days: Saturdays
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Fee: Free
Location: Johnson Park Softball Fields, 1781 Ebenezer Rd, Conyers 30094