NEW - Adaptive Hoops Camp

#8920 - Adaptive "Hoops" Camp Intermediate/Advanced - This is an 8-week basketball camp designed specifically for individuals with special needs.  This is an advanced camp, so basic skills must already be present. Camp will include shooting, passing, dribbling and defensive guarding, enhancement drills, and practice. Also, there will be strength, agility, and physical fitness training.  If you love basketball, this will prepare you for our West or East leagues beginning in September.  This camp needs 6 players minimum, with a maximum of 8 players. This camp will be led by Coach Steven. No hoops on July 3.

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#8921 - Adaptive "Hoops" Camp Beginner/Intermediate - This is an 8-week basketball camp designed specifically for individuals with special needs.  This is a basic recreation-based camp. Basic skills may or may not already be present. Camp will include shooting, passing, dribbling and defensive guarding, enhancement drills, and practice. Also, there will be strength, agility, and physical fitness training.  If you love basketball, this will prepare you for our Instructional or East leagues beginning in September.  This camp needs 3 players minimum, with a maximum of 8 players. This camp will be led by Coach Steven. No hoops on July 3.

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Adaptive Kung Fu

This course is designed to support peoples with special needs of all ages. These are exciting, dynamic classes in a safe, positive, non-competitive atmosphere, with an emphasis on self-improvement. We will address the following practices in our curriculum: stances, blocks, striking and kicking, katas, falls/rolls, grappling, stretching, strengthening, breathing exercises, and partner work.
We aim to build strength, confidence, and focus! As well as learning a new skill and promoting growth. 
All students receive individual attention from Head Instructor Christopher Scafone.
Strong Mind • Strong Body • Strong Life • The Hardest Workouts You Will Ever Love!
Location: Four80 Fitness Group X
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00-5:45
Tuition: $100/Month covers all classes

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New students may begin at any time!

For a free introductory class, please call Lyndsey at 248-601-4041.

Diners Club

One Monday a month enjoy a meal with friends at various local restaurants. This opportunity is designed to support persons with special needs. Participants pay for their own meal, beverage and tip. You must pre-register so that we have enough assistance and space reserved in the restaurants.

This activity is supervised by RARA Staff.  

Location: various local restaurants

If you are not pre-registered, RARA cannot provide supervision.  

 

#8933 July 8 TGI Fridays 5:00-6:30 - #8934 July 8 TGI Fridays 6:30-8:00

#8935 August 5 Red Lobster 5:00-6:30 - #8936 August 5 Red Lobster 6:30-8:00

#8929 September 9 Grand Traverse Pie Company 5:00-6:30 - #8930 September 9 Grand Traverse Pie Company 6:30-8:00

#8931 October 7 Paul's on Main St. 5:00-6:30 - #8932 October 7 Paul's on Main St. 6:30-8:00

#8933 November 4 Rochester Mills Beer Company 5:00-6:30 - #8934 November 4 Rochester Mills Beer Company 6:30-8:00

#8935 December 2 Dibella's Subs 5:00-6:30 - #8936 December 2 Dibella's Subs 6:30-8:00

 

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Movie Night Out

This opportunity is designed to support persons with special needs. Enjoy a movie with your friends at the theater one Friday a month.  You will pay for your own ticket and concessions. Plans are based on the current theater schedule. You must pre-register so that we have enough assistance and space reserved.

Location: Emagine Theater, Rochester Road

If you are not pre-registered, RARA cannot provide supervision and we can not reserve a seat for you. Detailed information regarding movie selection and times, will be sent out on Wednesday evening to those participants who are registered.

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Adaptive Dance Class

Come Join Miss Julia, a passionate and dedicated dancer, leading this experience for us! This 5-week long session is designed to support dance students with disabilities. There will be exposure to dance and rhythm for male and female dancers.  Expect creative movement, line dances, hip-hop, and more.  No previous dance experience is necessary. Please wear loose fitting clothing and sneakers, bare feet, or socks.

#8950 July 10-August 7

Location: RARA 500 East 2nd St  - Dance Room B

https://www.rararegistration.org/ViewCourseActivityDetails.aspx?id=C10599

Holiday Dance

These dances are designed for peoples with disabilities.  Refreshments, a DJ playing great music, and a themed and fun atmosphere will be provided.

#8971 Halloween Spook-tacular Dance - October 25 6:30-9:00 in the ACE Building's Schultz Room

#8972 Ho-ho-holiday Dance - December 6 6:30-9:00 in the ACE Building's Schultz Room

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Cupcake Decorating

Join Ms. Andrea, an experienced cake and cupcake decorating and Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, for an evening learning how to decorate cupcakes! Ms. Andrea will provide everything that you need in order to decorate, so all you will need to bring is your creativity and excitement to learn! This program will help promote fine motor skills, creativity, self expression, concentration, decision making skills, and more! Do not miss this fun new opportunity to decorate seasonal and holiday-related cupcakes! Sign up today.
 


#8996 August 21 6:00-7:00 Animal Designs

Location: RARA Messy Room

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Movie Pizza Night

Enjoy a movie and a pizza snack with friends, one Friday a month from September-April. This opportunity is designed to support persons with special needs.

Location: RARA 500 East 2nd St  - Messy Room

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Special Needs Recreation

Questions?

If you have any questions regarding adaptive programs, please do not hesitate to contact Lyndsey Ramsay at 248-601-4041 or via email at Lyndsey@rararecreation.org

 

RARA Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor for RARA? Contact us today and see how you can become a sponsor! Email us at Info@RARARecreation.org