Adaptive Recreation Newsletter
January



Adaptive Recreation wishes you and your family a Happy New Year! We are so grateful for your support in 2020 and look forward to this new year ahead!
NEW REGISTERED PROGRAMS!
2021! Art & Music

  • All Levels
  • 8 weeks: Tuesdays, January 12- March 9
  • Ages 14+
  • 1:00-2:30 pm
  • Zoom (link sent after registration)
  • $50.00

Join us over Zoom for an 8 week art and music class based around looking into the new year ahead! As a group, participants will select subjects based on the theme: 2021! New Year, New Beginnings, New Challenges and create art and learn songs that reflect the chosen subjects. Each week participants will complete an art activity led by Rachel Mclaughlin and a music session with Lindsay Taylor. Participants will submit pictures of their art and the program will culminate in a performance with a visual art show while participants are singing. Class dates are as follows:
January 12: Welcome Session 1:00-2:00 pm
January 19: No Class
January 26, February 2, 9, 16; 23, March 2
Art 1:00-1:45 pm, Music 1:45-2:30 pm
March 9: Art & Music Performance: 1:00 pm
 
Please note, participants will be given visual guides to assist with the art activities each week but art supplies (drawing tools, paint, brushes, paper, etc.) are not provided, unless requested.
Valentine's Day Crafts

  • All Levels
  • Saturday, February 6
  • Ages 8+
  • 10:00-11:30 am
  • Zoom (link sent after registration)
  • $10

Join our art instructor, Rachel, to make a variety of Valentine crafts!

Art Supply kits are provided prior to program start. Adaptive Recreation staff will arrange a pickup day and time.
Ongoing Non-Registered Virtual Programs

We are currently offering the following weekly programs through Zoom.
Email Caitlin Marcotte to receive the links to programs
Yoga/Stretching with Dani
Relax and reduce stress through different breathing techniques and yoga poses.
Mondays 5:30-6:30 pm

45 Minute Fitness
Stay active and work up a sweat at home! We will be doing cardio and body weight exercises
Tuesdays 2:00-2:45 pm and Fridays 11:00-11:45 am

Book Club
Join us as we read a story to the group and have a discussion afterwards
Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 pm

Movement to Music with Garnett
This class will offer a mix of yoga, stretching and movements all set to music.
Thursdays 4:00-5:00 pm

Rotating Special Programs
We are also offering specialty programs each week to include a lunch bunch, supper club, baking/cooking, arts & crafts, Spa Night, Game Night, Happy to See You Hour, music programs and more!
Online Poetry Publication Update!

Thanks to everyone who contributed to our 2020 online poetry publication. It is now available to view!
Thanks for your patience while we’ve worked through this process
Happy 2021!
Stay In Touch
Caitlin Marcotte: marcottec@charlottesville.gov (434)962-9519
Sarah Blech: blechs@charlottesville.gov (434)989-9387
April Baber: baber@charlottesville.gov (434)760-0702
Not on Facebook? E-mail Caitlin Marcotte to be put on the list to receive links to virtual programs!
P.O. Box 911Charlottesville, VA 22902
Customer Service: (434) 970-3260