Adult Fitness and Wellness
Get moving, get active, and get fit!
The Leisure Services Department offers a variety of programs to get adults healthier and more active. Take a moment and review the fitness options for adults as listed on the left side of this page. There is something for every fitness level and interest.
Fitness Room- East Athens Community Center
The fitness room at the East Athens Community Center is a multi-station gym open to adults, 18 and upLink to page
Fitness Room- Lay Park Community Center
The fitness room at Lay Park Community Center features a multi-station gym, and is open to adults, 18 and upLink to page
The ancient art of tai chi uses flowing movements to connect the mind and body, reduce stress, and improve circulation. Beginners welcome! Call 706-613-3603 to register.Link to page
Adult Pétanque at Lay ParkLink to page
This exciting game is a combination of Ping-Pong, tennis and Badminton and can be played with two or four players. It is played on a badminton-sized court, using a wooden paddle and a wiffle ball. This is a learn as you play league so lessons or previous playing experience are not required to join in the fun!Link to page
Adult Pick-up Basketball
This program consists of supervised and timed pick–up basketball games for adults 18 and olderLink to page
Outdoor Fitness Zone
Outdoor workout equipment at Virginia Walker Park.Link to page
Learn the folk art of Contra Dance with the Athens Folk Music and Dance SocietyLink to page