Adapted Recreation

Adapted Recreation for the Entire Community

These classes and events provide individuals with physical and developmental disabilities a chance to participate in recreation programs with their peers while enhancing their physical, social, and emotional wellbeing. The whole community is invited to join in the fun! For program-specific questions, call 940-349-7757.

Adapted Summer Camp

Ages 5-14
June Camp · 
June 27-July 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Register here
July Camp · July 25-29, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Register here
Half-day adapted recreation summer program to best fit the needs of your child. Summer program will include sensory and cognitively stimulating activities, physical strength activities, sensory play, and many more. Siblings are welcome and encouraged!


Free with rec pass
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. (We do not meet on the first Wednesday of the month)
This instructor-led program allows you to try out a variety of sports and physical activities. Indoor and outdoor sports include step aerobics, tennis, golf, hiking, basketball, and more! 

Art and Crafts

Free with rec pass
Tuesdays, 12-1 p.m.
Instructor-led program through guided arts and crafts that work on expression, motor skills, and creativity. Join us for paper mache, tie-dye, painting, soap making, marbling, jewelry making, and more!

Social Connections

Dates and times vary
Get to know new friends while trying new activities. Have the opportunity to go out in the community and see sporting events, movies, and plays, eat at restaurants, or just hang out together.

June 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Picnic at North Lakes Park

June 24, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Bowling at University Lanes

August 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Picnic at South Lakes Park


Monthly dances are held every month at North Lakes Rec Center. Themed decorations, music, and light refreshments. $5 or free with a rec pass. 7-9 p.m.

May 13
May Flowers · Register here

June 10
Summer Splash · Register here

July 15
Disco Dance · Register here

August 12
Night in Old Denton · Register here