Adult Recreation Programs 2017
(Unless otherwise indicated, contact Cliff Cook at 205-313-7426 or gro.e1492944452rohse1492944452kal@c1492944452ffilc1492944452 to register or for more information.)
Air Rifle Shooting & Archery:
Tuesday and Wednesday through May 24, 11:30 a.m. to 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.
Tuesday and Wednesday through May 24, 11 a.m. to Noon
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 needed.
Tuesday and Wednesday through May 24, 8 to 11 a.m. & 1 to 3 p.m.
Thursdays through May 24, 8 a.m. to Noon
Members can ride handcycles and recumbent bikes in the Fieldhouse. Participants will be given a briefing on bike safety and operation. Safety requirements include operating the bike at a moderate speed. *Reservation recommended.
Run/Roll Doubles Tennis League:
Mondays through May 22, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
All teams must have one player who plays standing and one who plays using a wheelchair. Participants without a doubles partner will be assigned a doubles partner if available. A basic understanding of the game is recommended. Lakeshore has available equipment if necessary including rackets and wheelchairs. *Registration required. *Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10.
Wednesdays through April 26, 6 to 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.
Friday, April 28
Lakeshore will host a recreational bike ride at the Chief Ladiga Trail in Anniston, Alabama. All levels of ability and experience are welcome on this trip. The bike route is suitable for beginners and Lakeshore bikes can be reserved upon registration. Participants are welcome to bring their own bikes. Transportation will be provided to and from the Lakeshore Foundation. *Registration required for this event with preference given to active participants of the Lakeshore cycling program.
Wheelchair Softball League:
Mondays June 5 through July 24, 6 to 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:
Wednesdays June 7 through July 26, 6 to 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. *Registration required (due to the limited number of rugby chairs available) and begins May 8. *Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10.
Wheelchair Basketball League:
Mondays August 7 through August 28, 6 to 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 required and begins July 10. *Non-members may purchase a league pass for $10.
Regions Climbing Wall:
Tuesday and Wednesday 3 to 5 p.m.
The Regions Climbing wall is open for all ages and is available on Tuesday and Wednesday from 3 to 5 pm. Climbers must be signed in by 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact Kris King at 205-313-7435 or gro.e1492944452rohse1492944452kal@k1492944452netsi1492944452rk1492944452.
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