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Therapeutic Recreation

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The district provides recreation for people of all abilities. We provide a wide variety of program options that offer opportunities for our participants to engage in activities that promote socialization, skill development, and physical activity.

For more information on this program area, contact:

Recreation Program Schedule & Guides:

BPRD-Playbook-Fall-2014-CoverFall 2014 recreation is open for programs now through December.
- Click here to view the  Fall "Playbook". (Note: 6 MB pdf file)
- Click here to review programs and register online.

Winter-Spring 2015 recreation registration opens December 8th for January through May programs.
- Click here to preview the new Winter-Spring "Playbook." (Note: 3 MB pdf file)
- Click here to review programs and register online.


 
To register for programs, visit our Register page.

Youth and Teen Programs

Parent’s Night Out: Ages: 3-14
This program is a once a month recreation program for youth with disabilities and their siblings. Kids enjoy games, crafts, and other seasonal activities. A snack is provided. You must pre-register for this program.

GRO (Growth Through Opportunities): Ages 6 - 12
This is a 4-week summer program for kids with disabilities. The program meets twice a week and kids will enjoy visiting various places around Central Oregon. Activities may include swimming in local lakes and parks, rafting, games, and crafts.

EXCEL:  Ages 13 - 18
Pack your sunscreen, swimsuit, and hiking shoes and prepare for an afternoon of swimming, boating, hiking, and visiting the sites of Central Oregon. This is a 4-week summer program for teens with disabilities.

Teen Skill Development Programs

Ages: 14 & up
These programs are taught varying times throughout the year and are offered through the therapeutic recreation department.

Physical Activity: Get Fit, Sports Spectacular, Zumba, Water Sports

Arts & Crafts: Creative Fridays, Play with Clay, Weird & Wacky Science, Fleece Making Workshop

Social: Games Galore, Theatrical Thrills

Cooking: Holiday Baking, Down Home Cooking

Visit our Register page or download the Recreation Guide at the link above for days, times, fees and locations.

Adult Programs

Ages: 18 & up
These programs are taught varying times throughout the year.

Skill Development Programs

Physical Activity: Get Fit, Sports Spectacular, Zumba, Water Sports, Dance Camp 

Arts & Crafts: Creative Fridays, Play with Clay, Weird & Wacky Science, Fleece Making Workshop

Cooking: Holiday Baking, Down Home Cooking, Cooking Camp

Social Skills Development Programs: Games Galore, Theatrical Thrills, Movie Camp, Saturday Club, Service Club, Seasonal Dances

Trips: Summer Campouts, Oregon Coast Trip

Visit our Register page or download the Recreation Guide at the link above for days, times, fees and locations.

Adapted Sports Programs

BPRD strives to provide life-enhancing recreation opportunities for people with physical disabilities and their families. The adapted sports and recreation program offers adapted equipment for rent, clinics focusing on skill development, and sports programs that promote physical activity and group camaraderie.

Adaptive Equipment Rental:
1 Adult Hand-cycle
2 Youth Hand-cycles
Adapted Golf Cart
Sports Wheelchairs 

Sports Programs:
Adapted Sports Night
Wheelchair Tennis
Adapted Snow-skiing

Visit our Register page or download the Recreation Guide at the link above for days, times, fees and locations.