Friday, May 01, 2009

FC Parks & Rec Summer Program Registration May 4th

The Fayette County Parks and Recreation Department will begin registration for the Summer 2009 brochure on Monday, May 4, 2009. Registration will be taken at the Activities House, 980 Redwine Road, Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The brochure can be obtained at the offices of the Fayette County Parks and Recreation Department, Administration Complex, Library, and school offices. To download brochures from the web site go to Early registration is encouraged as these programs fill up fast and transportation is limited on the adult trips.

Grass Volleyball Tournament

Grab a few friends and compete for bragging rights at the annual grass volleyball tournament. Format will be 4x4 regular coed teams. All teams must pre-register and must provide one player from their team to officiate other games as needed.
Day: Saturday
Date: May 2
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Fee: $12 per team
Age: 16 & older
Location: McCurry Park
*Early registration is encouraged as space will be limited!


Originally geared for ages 55 & older this class is now open to licensed drivers of all ages. Class size is limited, so early registration is encouraged!
Day: Monday & Tuesday
Date: Session I: May 4 & 5
Time: 9:00 a.m.— 1:00 p.m.
Fee: $12 per person AARP members
$14 per person Non—AARP members
Age: 18 & older
Location: Activities House

Country Western Line Dance

Dancing builds and promotes cardiovascular health through physical workouts of varying intensity. Line dancing provides a foundation for dance experience that will enable you to have balance, rhythm, timing, and better posture. Only dance participants allowed in class. No class May 25 & July 6!
Day: Mondays
Date: Session I: May 4, 11, 18, June 1
Time: 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. Beginner
7:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. Intermediate
Fee: $25 per person
Age: 15 & older
Location: Kiwanis Center

Lunchtime Beginning Line Dance

Join us each week for a fun and energetic way to get a little exercise and learn how to line dance. You will learn the basic steps that can be incorporated into the songs of yesteryear and the latest hits of today. NO PARTNER NEEDED!
Day: Thursday
Date: Session I: May 7, 14, 21, & 28
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Fee: $25 per person
Age: 15 & older
Location: Activities House

Chick-fil-A Headquarters/Green Manor

Let’s tour the Chick-fil-A Corporate Headquarters that includes a film, museum, and Truett Cathy’s Antique Car Collection. Then off to the Green Manor for lunch and some history about this old home.
Day: Friday
Date: May 8
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $15 per person
Age: Adult
Location: Union City

Atlanta Church Tours

Join Join us on this church tour as we view one of the largest collections of British stained glass outside of the British Empire. Our next tour will take us to a church built in the neo-Renaissance design with “theatre-style” seating and Old Testament sculptures. Lunch is at Son’s Place Restaurant.
Day: Tuesday
Date: May 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $20 per person
Age: Adult
Location: Atlanta

The Story of CDC

Traces the origins and early history of CDC through its expansion into an agency of public health programs emphasizing prevention. The story is told through documents, photographs, and objects from the CDC Collection.
Day: Wednesday
Date: May 27
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $10 per person
Age: Adult
Location: Atlanta

Rock ‘n’ Roll Line Dance for Children

No matter what your musical preference, who hasn't had a song on their top ten play list they would love to line dance to! Come learn to incorporate line dance steps to your music.
Day: Saturdays
Date: Session I: June 6, 13, 20, 27
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fee: $25 per person
Age: 8 - 11 years old
Location: Kiwanis Center

Pam Green's Youth Canvas Painting

Join us for a week of painting -- no experience required! You'll experiment with both watercolors and acrylics and at the end of the class; you'll leave with a finished canvas that you can show off to all your friends and family.
Day: Monday - Friday
Date: June 22 - 26
Time: Session I: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Session II: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $100 per person
Age: 8 & older
Location: Activities House
All supplies are included!


After sending their wives shopping in New York, two well-meaning golfers anticipate a fulfilling golfing excursion on their own until the new CEO arrives unexpectedly and wants to meet their wives.
Day: Friday
Date: May 15
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Fee: $18.00 per person
Age: Adults
Location: Fairburn

Volleyball Officials’ Camp

This camp will provide an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in becoming a volleyball official; and for returning officials to hear new ideas and learn some new techniques from the GHSA Volleyball Officials’ Coordinator.
Day: Monday - Thursday
Date: May 18 - 21
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $30 per person
Age: 18 & older
Location: LaFayette Educational Center Gym

Steel Magnolias

A comedy /drama about the friendship among a group of captivating Southern Women
Day: Wednesday
Date: May 20
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Fee: TBA
Age: Adult
Location: Griffin Main Street Playhouse


Be a part of the NEW craze with this monthly Wii Bowling Tournament held at the Activities House. Bring a dish to share and vie for the bragging rights. Great exercise and lots of fun!
Day: Wednesdays
Date: May 27, June 24, July 22, August 26
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fee: No charge
Age: Adults
Location: Activities House

Murder @ Happydale High the Musical

Join us for a spoof of High School Musical as the Dean of Students, Danny Puko still relives his glory days when he was the top dog at Happydale High. Four hip replacements later, he has to turn over that title to his own hip swiveling son. Join us for a five-course meal complete with hor d’ oeuvres and drinks.
Day: Thursday
Date: June 18 Time: Depart 6:00 p.m.
Fee: $70 per person
Age: Adult
Location: Atlanta

TR Wii Fit Club

Wii has arrived! Come meet us for a Wii bit of fun while actually exercising! Wii will not tell you what sport Wii will be doing each day so always come dressed in loose fitting clothes and be ready for the action!
Day: Wednesdays
Date: May 27, July 22, August 26
Time: 12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Age: 18 & older
Fee: $5 per person
Location: Activities House

Moments in Time

Family history is being lost and we have golden-agers in our community who have a lot to share. We are looking for those very special seniors who have lived in Fayette County for twenty five years or longer who would like to take a special journey with us to record their life and memories of Fayette County. Join us with a glance of the past as we share with the community and your families the progression of your life in the county. To take part in this program call 770.716.4320.

Potluck Adult “RAP” Session

Join our open discussions for an exchange of ideas, opinions, and suggestions for programs and trips. Each month we will explore a different topic that will assist us in planning programs for the fall. Bring a potluck dish to share!
May 20, June 17
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Activities House


Millions of white lights create a magical holiday atmosphere in the Nation’s oldest city during the Annual Nights of Lights Celebration in St. Augustine, Florida. Tracing its origins to the Spanish tradition of displaying a lighted white candle during the Christmas holidays, the spectacular lighting reflects the city’s 443 - year history while creating a beautiful setting for special memories. December 1 - 5
$530 per person based on double occupancy
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