Adult Recreation

Adult Recreation Programs 2017

Unless otherwise indicated, contact Cliff Cook at 205-313-7426 or gro.e1490350632rohse1490350632kal@c1490350632ffilc1490350632 to register or for more information.

Air Rifle Shooting & Archery

January 3 – May 24
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Participants will be briefed on safety and receive basic shooting instruction.  Air rifle shooting and archery takes place in Lakeshore’s shooting range in the hall past the Fitness Center. No experience or personal equipment is necessary.

Boccia

January 3 – May 24
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Adapted for all adult members where you will learn throwing techniques, strategies and rules of the game in a competitive format. Practice and games will be played in the Fieldhouse. No registration is needed.

Cycling

January 3 – May 24
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 8 – 11 a.m. & 1 – 3 p.m. Thursdays 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Reservation recommended

Members can ride handcycles and recumbent bikes in the Fieldhouse. Participants will be given a briefing on the bike safety and operation. Safety requirements include operating the bike at a moderate speed. Reservations recommended.

Wheelchair Football

January 23 – February 27
Mondays 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Open to adult members and can be played using a manual wheelchair or power wheelchair. No experience or personal equipment is necessary. Registration is recommended and limited.

*Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10

Kayaking Class

April 12 – 26
Wednesdays 6 – 8 p.m.

Learn the fundamentals and basic safety of kayaking under the guidance of a certified paddling instructor. Classes will take place in Lakeshore’s Aquatics Center. Availability for this program is limited; all participants must register prior to the start date. Individuals interested in this class must be independently functioning, able to operate a single-person kayak, and perform an unassisted floor-to-chair transfer. On May 6, participants who have completed the course will have the opportunity to partake in a kayaking trip.

Cycling Trip

Friday, April 28

Lakeshore will host a recreational bike ride at the Chief Ladiga Trail in Anniston, AL. All levels of ability and experience are welcome on this trip. The bike route is suitable for beginners and is at. Registration is required for this event with preference given to active participants of the Lakeshore cycling program. Lakeshore bikes can be reserved upon registration. Participants are also welcome to bring their own bikes. Transportation will be provided from Lakeshore and back.

Wheelchair Softball League

June 5 – July 24
Mondays 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Players may use a manual wheelchair or power chair and it is recommended that you have enough function to be able to hold and swing a baseball bat. No experience is necessary and all equipment will be provided by Lakeshore. All fielders play without gloves except first base players may bring an optional ball glove.

*Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10

Wheelchair Rugby League

June 7 – July 26
Wednesdays 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Participants will be taught the rules of the game, learn basic strategy, develop a deeper appreciation of the sport, and get a lot of playing experience. Players must be able to use a manual wheelchair. This program will take place in the Fieldhouse. Due to the limited number of rugby chairs available, registration for this program is required. Registration begins May 8.

*Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10

Wheelchair Basketball League

August 7 – 28
Mondays 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Players will be placed on a league team and participate in weekly games. Players must be able to use a manual wheelchair. No experience is needed but a basic understanding of the rules of basketball is recommended. Registration for this program is required and begins July 10.

*Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10

Regions Climbing Wall

For all age groups youth through adult. Dates are posted at the climbing wall and in Lakeshore’s Weekly Email Update. For open climbing wall times, contact Kris King at 205-313-7435 or gro.e1490350632rohse1490350632kal@k1490350632netsi1490350632rk1490350632.