The Therapeutic Recreation programs offered by Williamson County Parks and Recreation provide year-round leisure activities for individuals with developmental disabilities. Therapeutic programs are led by Therapeutic Recreation Specialists who assist people with disabilities to develop skills and knowledge for daily living and community involvement. Recreation Specialists conduct monthly ongoing programs at three locations: the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, 2909 Commonwealth Dr.; and the Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville, 7250 Nolensville Rd. All programs are open to the public.
Potluck and Bingo
Therapeutic recreation participants are invited to enjoy free potluck and bingo from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. July 6 at the Franklin Recreation Complex (#9556), and July 12 at the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill (#9590). Participants (young adults and older) should bring a dish to share. Meat and drinks will be provided. Pre-registration is required at www.wcparksandrec.com. This is a P.A.L.S. program (People at Leisure with Support) with caregivers required to stay with those needing support.
Dinner and a Movie
Time for dinner and a movie, Thursday, July 20 at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd. This event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a pizza dinner. For young adults and older. This is a PALS program and a caregiver is required to register and stay with those needing support. You must pre-register before July 18 at www.wcparksandrec.com (#8920). For more information regarding therapeutics programs, contact Jayne McFadden at (615) 790-5719, ext. 2033.
Williamson County Parks and Recreation
Williamson County Parks and Recreation is a public organization, here to benefit the community. Anyone may register for and participate in the department’s programs, teams, classes and events. For program registration, pass purchasing or additional information, visit www.wcparksandrec.com. You may also receive department information by “liking” Williamson County Parks and Recreation on Facebook; following us on Twitter at @wc_parksandrec or Instagram at @willcoparksandrec or on Pinterest or YouTube.