Adapted Community Recreation

Columbia's Parks and Recreation

Here are some of the happenings in January 2016:

Happy 2016!!! What are some of your resolutions?

Don't forget to stop by and meet Jessica Sida who is our new Recreation Specialist for Adapted Sports!

Golden Corral...Yummy!!!

We'll leave Paquin for Golden Corral at 11:30 am on January 7. Please bring money for the buffet and make sure your recreation card is up to date.

Mug and hot chocolate

Come decorate a mug and learn how to make your own hot chocolate mix on January 12 at 1 pm. Fee will be $2.00 per person.


Learn how to make simple cards that make a big statement. Meet in the art room on January 15 at 4 pm.

Time to relax and color!

Come by the art room on January 21 at 1 pm to color (very therapeutic)! There will be a huge selection of coloring pages to choose from to unplug and unwind. Crayons, colored pencils and markers will be available to use in the art room.

Dance at the ARC

Join us at the ARC for a fun night of great music and lots of dancing on January 22 at 6:30 pm. Snacks will be provided. Cost is $5.00 at the door.

Ice Cream Social

Join us in the lobby for an ice cream sundae or float on January 28 at 4 pm.

Gold's Gym Cardio Boxing for Wii

Start off the New Year by trying to be more active! Join us on Tuesdays at 3 pm for cardio boxing with Nintendo Wii. Follow along standing up or sitting in chair.

Gardeners-keys and cleaning

Attention all Paquin Park gardeners: we need everyone to clean out his/her garden bed and to return any keys that may still be floating about. Garden sign ups will begin in February.
"A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself."

--Joseph Campbell

Art Room Hours:

  • Mondays: 11 am-8:30 pm
  • Tuesdays: 11 am-4 pm
  • Wednesdays: 11 am-4 pm
  • Thursdays: 11 am-4 pm
  • Fridays: 11 am-4 pm

A HUGE thank you to our partners:

  • Boone County Family Resources
  • local schools
  • New Horizons
  • Woodhaven
  • Columbia Housing Authority
  • University of Missouri

Adapted Community Recreation

Part of the City of Columbia's Parks and Recreation Department