Adaptive Recreation

Basketball Danny and Tommy
Softball

The Troy Parks and Recreation Department, through its Adaptive Recreation Program, offers recreation programs for persons with disabilities. We encourage your input. Please contact Elaine Torvinen at 248.524.3484 with your suggestions.

For more details on all of these adaptive programs, ages 13 and older should call 248.524.3484 and go to the City website and click on SUBSCRIBE in the upper left corner. Enter your e-mail address and click on GO. Then select Adaptive News & Updates and click SAVE. Click on this link to access the Friendship Club Newsletter that is printed bimonthly.

All participants in the Adaptive Recreation Program are required to have a Registration/Medical Form on file. Please complete the Adaptive Registration/Medical Form and bring it to your first activity.


Basketball

Offered fall and winter at the Troy Community Center on Tuesday evenings for persons with developmental disabilities. Registration is required. Minimum age: 16


Bowling

Saturdays (except holiday weekends and July and August) from 10 am - 12 pm at Troy Lanes (located on Square Lake just west of John R). The $6 per week fee includes shoes and three games of bowling. Reservations are not required. Minimum age: 10


Daytime Friendship Club

For adults with developmental disabilities. Meets at the Community Center every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am - 3 pm Activities include sports, fitness, movies, games and more. Registration by the month is required. Minimum age: 18


Friendship Club

For teens and adults with developmental disabilities, this club meets on the second, third and fourth Monday evening at the Troy Community Center. The first Monday is Chair Yoga, the second Monday is Movie and Pizza night, the third Monday is Karaoke and Dancing, and the fourth Monday is Bingo night. Reservations are not required. Minimum age: 13. Chair Yoga begins on October 3, 2016 at 6:30pm.


Friday Frolic

This dance for teens and adults with developmental disabilities is held on the second Friday of each month (except July and August) at the Troy Community Center from 7 - 9:30 pm. Nominal fee at the door. Reservations are not required. Minimum age: 16


Softball

A Thursday evening league for teens and adults with developmental disabilities plays against other cities in Oakland County May through August. Practices are held on Thursday evenings prior to games beginning. Registration is required. Minimum age: 16


Special Events

Countywide special events are offered by Oakland County Parks and Recreation for people with cognitive and physical impairments. Call 248.858.7596 to receive the Oakland County Parks newsletter.


Special Olympics

Team Troy Special Olympics participates in swimming, track and field, and golf. Watch for information in the Friendship Club Newsletter. Minimum age: 8. Call 248.370.0922 or visit www.somi.org for more information.


Weight Watchers

For teens and adults with developmental disabilities. Tuesdays at 5:30 pm and again at 6 pm at Big Beaver United Methodist Church, 3753 John R, Troy. Through a scholarship from Weight Watchers, the fee is .50 per week plus a $1 initiation fee. Braille is available. Persons accompanying a program participant may participant for the same fee. Co-sponsored by the ARC of Oakland County. Call Allison Murowany at 248.816.1900 for details.

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   Pool & Gym Schedule   

Troy Recreation Department

3179 Livernois

Troy, MI 48083

Weather Hotline: 248.689.9756

Fitness Room Rec Offices
Mon-Thurs 5am-10:30pm 8am-8pm
Friday 5am-10pm 8am-8pm
Saturday 7am-8pm 8:30am-12:30pm
Sunday 8am-6pm Closed

Holiday Hours

September 3 - 5, 2016 Recreation Administration and Kids Korner Closed

September 5, 2016 Gym Gym and Fitness Room 7am-2pm, Adult Lap 7:15am-10am, Open Swim 10am-1:30pm

October 31, 2016 (Halloween)

Recreation Administration Closed at 6pm

November 24, 2016 (Thanksgiving)

Recreation Administration & Kids Korner Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: 7am-2pm

Indoor Pool: 7:15-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-1:30pm (Open Swim)

November 25, 2016 (Friday After Thanksgiving)

Recreation Administration Closed

Kids Korner Open 8:30am-12:30pm

Fitness Room and Gym: 5am-10pm

Indoor Pool: 5:30am-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-9:30pm (Open Swim)

November 26, 2016

Recreation Administration Closed

December 23, 2016

Recreation Administration is Closed

December 24, 2016 (Christmas Eve)

Recreation Administration and Kids Korner is Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: 7am-2pm

Indoor Pool: 7:15am-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-1:30pm (Open Swim)

December 25, 2016 (Christmas)

Community Center is Closed

December 26, 2016

Recreation Administration is Closed

December 30, 2016

Recreation Administration is Closed

December 31, 2016 (New Year's Eve)

Recreation Administration and Kids Korner is Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: 7am-5pm

Pool: 7:15am-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-5pm (Open Swim)

New Year's Eve Family Night: 5-8:30pm

January 1, 2017 (New Year's Day)

Recreation Administration and Kids Korner is Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: 10am-8pm

Pool: 10-11am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 11am - 7:30pm (Open Swim)

January 2, 2017

Recreation Administration is Closed

Community Center Open regular Hours

April 14, 2017 (Good Friday)

Recreation Administration and Kids Korner Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: Regular Hours

Indoor Pool: 5:30am-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-9pm (Open Swim)

April 16, 2017 (Easter Sunday)

Fitness Room and Gym: 8am-2pm

Indoor Pool: 8-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-1:30pm (Open Swim)

Community Center Closed

May 27, 2017 (Saturday before Memorial Day)

Regular Community Center Hours, Recreation Administration and Kids Korner Closed

Fitness Room, Gym, Indoor Pool Open Regular Hours

May 29, 2017 (Memorial Day)

Recreation Administration and Kids Korner Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: 7am-2pm

Indoor Pool: 7:15am-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-1:30pm (Open Swim)

July 4, 2017 (Fourth of July)

Recreation Administration and Kids Korner Closed

Fitness Room and Gym: 7am-2pm

Indoor Pool: 7:15am-10am (Adult Lap/Therapy Swim), 10am-1:30pm (Open Swim)