Adult Recreation


  • Winter/Spring Programs
  • Winter/Spring Events

Air Rifle Shooting/Archery
Wednesdays: 12-1:30 p.m., January 9-May 15
Participants will be briefed on shooting safety and receive basic shooting instruction. Shooting and Archery take place in Lakeshore’s shooting range down the hall past the Fitness Center. No experience or personal equipment is necessary. No registration is needed. For more information, contact Lauren Perry at gro.e1550862283rohse1550862283kal@p1550862283nerua1550862283l1550862283 or 205-313-7454.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays: 11 a.m.-12 p.m., January 8- May 15
Adapted for all abilities, boccia teaches 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.

Tuesdays, Thursdays: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wednesdays: 4:30-7 p.m., January 8–May 16
Members may 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. Reservations are recommended, and available times are shown on the calendar. For more information, contact Lauren Cherney at or 205-313-7426. No registration required.

Regions Climbing Wall
Tuesdays, Wednesdays: 3-5 p.m.
Open to all ages, youth through adult, multiple times each month from 3 to 5 p.m. Climbers must sign in by 4:30 p.m. Dates are listed at the climbing wall. For more information, email Kris King at or call 205-313-7435.

Pickleball League
Mondays: 6-8 p.m., February 4-25
This is a paddle ball sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis into a fun and unique game. The league is open to any adult member. Participants will be taught rules of the game and a can play standing or using a wheelchair. Contact Rob Welty at or 205-313-7457.

Run/Roll Tennis League
Mondays: 6-8 p.m., March 4-25
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 is required. Contact Rob Welty at or 205-313-7457.

Wheelchair Softball League
Mondays: 6-8 p.m., April 1-May 13
If you are a fan of baseball or softball this is the program for you. It is recommended that you have enough function to be able to hold and swing a
baseball bat. No experience is necessary and any equipment needed will be provided by Lakeshore. First base players may bring an optional ball glove. All other fielders play without gloves. Contact Rob Welty at or 205-313-7457.

Wheelchair Rugby League
Mondays: 6-8 p.m., June 3-July 22
Participants will be taught the rules of the game, learn basic strategy, and get a lot of playing experience. Players must be able to use a manual wheelchair but are not required to use a wheelchair in everyday life. The program will take place in the Fieldhouse. Contact Rob Welty at or 205-313-7457.

Not a Lakeshore member but want to participate in a recreation league? Non-members may participate in Monday night adult recreation programs with the purchase of a $10 league pass. The league pass grants access to the league it is purchased for and cannot be used for multiple leagues. Contact Cliff Cook at or 205-313-7426 for more information.

Cycling Trip
Friday, April 26 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
People with all levels of ability and experience are invited to our recreational bike ride at the Chief Ladiga Trail in Anniston, AL. The bike route is suitable for beginners and is flat. Registration is required for this event with priority given to active cycling program participants. Participants may bring their own bikes or reserve a Lakeshore cycle. Transportation will be provided from Lakeshore and back. Contact Cliff Cook at or 205-313-7426.