Adaptive Programs

 

 

All registration information for special needs programming can be found if you click hereThis website will give detailed information of times, dates, locations, and more! Registration can also be done via phone at 248-656-8308 or in person at RARA 500 E. Second Street Rochester, MI 48307.  If you have further questions, please contact Lyndsey at lyndsey@rararecreation.org or via phone at 248-601-4041.

Adaptive Yoga

Come join Ms. Brooke, an accomplished yoga instructor! This 6-week long session is designed to support persons with special needs. Participants will be involved in yoga poses, breathing exercises and deep relaxation. The class will also include interactive games to promote social interaction. Topics will include mindfulness, compassion for others and meditation. These practices work together to balance physiological and cognitive functions, enhancing physical, cognitive, emotional and social development. A maximum of 12 participants. 
Participants should wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring their own yoga mat.

8+ Years: July 8-August 12 7:00-7:45 at Bloomer Park

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. Movies will be approximately 6:00-8:00. Movie select will be emailed to registrants by Wednesday the week of the event.

Location: Emagine Theater, Rochester Road


#8990 July 24 - #8991 August 28

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.

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.  

#8935 Red Olive August 3 5:00-6:30 - #8936 Red Olive August 3 6:30-8:00

Holiday Dances

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

Movie Pizza Night

Enjoy a movie and a pizza snack with friends, one Friday a month from September-April from 6:30-9:00. This opportunity is designed to support persons with special needs.

Location: RARA 500 East 2nd St  - Messy Room


Adaptive Karate

Learn self discipline, self respect, strength, confidence, and goal setting in a fun environment through Shorinji Ryu Karate taught by certified instructors from Tamashi Martial Arts. The program also aims to improve strngth, flexibility, and stamina. In addition to physical exercise, karate will stimulate the mind as well. This program designed for peoples with special needs.


Line Dancing

Come have some fun learning how to Line Dance with Ms. Liz! We will study popular Line Dances such as the Cowboy Shuffle, The Git Up, and Boot Scootin' Boogie, along with many more. Wear comfortable clothing to enjoy this fun class. Cowboy boots are welcome!


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