The Goose Creek Recreation Department strives to provide inclusive programming to meet the needs of the community.  New programs and activities are being added often!

What is Therapeutic Recreation?

The Goose Creek Therapeutic Recreation division is designed for individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities. We are passionate about inclusive lifestyles, providing resources, and serving our special needs community in diverse, fun, and intentional ways.  Therapeutic Recreation is intended for individuals to participate in a variety of activities that will be inclusive and adaptable to different needs. This program is a great way to explore interests, stay active, and socialize with peers.

Therapeutic Recreation Sponsorship Opportunities

Therapeutic Recreation Volunteer Application

To get involved, contact Therapeutic Recreation Manager, Hannah Miller [email protected]

Yoga

Description: Join us for stretching, breathing, balance, and mental wellness with Erika and Freckled Bloom Yoga. This will be a great way to stay active and build healthy habits. Please bring your own yoga mat! 

Dates: Wednesdays: February 21, March 6, March 20 (please note that these dates are NOT weekly) 

Time: 11am-12pm 

Cost: FREE but please bring your own yoga mat! 

Location: Goose Creek Activity Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd) 


Bowling (Tuesday Evening)

Description: Bowling is a fan favorite, and a great way to connect with friends and build skill. The cost is the total for 6-weeks, includes shoes and 2 hours of bowling. 

Dates: Tuesdays, February 13-March 19

Time: 6pm-8pm

Cost: Resident $45.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Royal Lanes (106 Central Ave)


Bowling (Thursday Morning)

Description: Bowling is a fan favorite, and a great way to connect with friends and build skill. The cost is the total for 6-weeks, includes shoes and 2 hours of bowling. 

Dates: Thursdays, February 15-March 21

Time: 10am-12pm

Cost: Resident $45.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Royal Lanes (106 Central Ave)


Basketball League - Volunteers and Coaches needed!

Description: Our first ever basketball league! Whether your athlete has never stepped foot on the court, or is making baskets in their sleep, all athletes and abilities welcome! Uniforms included, some scrimmage dates with other local therapeutic leagues may be added. We will need an enough athletes to form a team otherwise this program will dissipate. 

Dates: Saturdays, February 24-April 6 (no practice on March 9). *Will play in local basketball tournament on April 13 – time TBD*

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

Cost: Resident $15.00, Non-Resident $20.00

Location: Goose Creek Community Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


Activity Night/Birthday Celebrations

Description: Monthly activity night begins! This month will feature a craft night and celebration party for all January/February birthdays.

Date: Wednesday, February 28

Time: 6-7:30pm

Cost: FREE!

Location: Goose Creek Community Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


Inspire Choir

Description: Our first chorus program for individuals within our therapeutic recreation program. Instructed by Marissa of SC Music Lessons. Participants do not need musical experience to participate and feel the beat. The intent of this program is to build teamwork skills and enjoy the music. All ability levels welcome. 

Dates: Wednesdays, March 6-May 8. Performance Date: May 11, time TBD

Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Community Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


SPARK in the Park

Description: In partnership with MUSC, join us for a family day of fun at Central Creek Park. There will be several vendors who offer services and resources for those within the disability community. There will also be giveaways, food, and music!

Date: Saturday, March 16

Time: 11am-1pm

Cost: FREE to attend!

Location: Central Creek Park (147 Old Moncks Corner Rd)


Glow Egg Party

Description: A twist on our traditional egg hunt. Join us at night to hunt and find glowing eggs. With games, prizes, and more fun to be had!

Date: Friday, March 22

Time: 6pm-8pm

Cost: FREE!

Location: Goose Creek Community Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


Swim and Tennis Camp

Description: Enjoy 1 hour of instruction and 1 hour of play with Lowcountry Swim School instructors. All ability levels welcome! Participants can choose to stay in the pool or play tennis with the extra hour. Participants will be grouped according to age.

Dates: June 10-13, (Friday potential make up day for weather)

Time: 9am-12pm

Age: 3+ (participants will be paired together based on similar age)

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Pool (300 Hamlet Circle)


Central Creek Park, Fun in the Sun Camp Youth

Description: Come run, jump, and play at Central Creek Park. This camp will include time at the playground, splash pad, and other amenities of the park. This camp will primarily be outside.

Dates: June 17-21

Time: 9am-12pm

Age: 8-15

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Central Creek Park (147 Old Moncks Corner Rd)


Central Creek Park, Fun in the Sun Camp Youth

Description: Come run, jump, and play at Central Creek Park. This camp will include time at the playground, splash pad, and other amenities of the park. This camp will primarily be outside.

Dates: June 17-21

Time: 1pm-4pm

Age: 8-15

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Central Creek Park (147 Old Moncks Corner Rd)


Swim and Tennis Camp

Description: Enjoy 1 hour of instruction and 1 hour of play with Lowcountry Swim School instructors. All ability levels welcome! Participants can choose to stay in the pool or play tennis with the extra hour. Participants will be grouped according to age.

Dates: June 24-27, (Friday potential make up day for weather)

Time: 9am-12pm

Age: 3+ (participants will be paired together based on similar age)

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Pool (300 Hamlet Circle)


GCTR Youth Camp

Description: Come enjoy arts, crafts, games, gym time, teamwork tasks, and other various indoor activities for this summer camp!

Dates: July 8-12

Time: 9am-12pm

Age: 8-15

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Recreation Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


GCTR Youth Camp

Description: Come enjoy arts, crafts, games, gym time, teamwork tasks, and other various indoor activities for this summer camp!

Dates: July 8-12

Time: 1pm-4pm

Age: 8-15

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Recreation Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


Central Creek Park, Fun in the Sun Camp Adults

Description: Come run, jump, and play at Central Creek Park. This camp will include time at the playground, splash pad, and other amenities of the park. This camp will primarily be outside.

Dates: July 15-19

Time: 9am-12pm

Age: 16+

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Central Creek Park (147 Old Moncks Corner Rd)


Central Creek Park, Fun in the Sun Camp Adults

Description: Come run, jump, and play at Central Creek Park. This camp will include time at the playground, splash pad, and other amenities of the park. This camp will primarily be outside.

Dates: July 15-19

Time: 1pm-4pm

Age: 16+

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Central Creek Park (147 Old Moncks Corner Rd)


GCTR Adult Camp

Description: Come enjoy arts, crafts, games, gym time, teamwork tasks, and other various indoor activities for this summer camp!

Dates: July 29-August 2

Time: 9am-12pm

Age: 16+

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Recreation Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)


GCTR Adult Camp

Description: Come enjoy arts, crafts, games, gym time, teamwork tasks, and other various indoor activities for this summer camp!

Dates: July 29-August 2

Time: 1pm-4pm

Age: 16+

Cost: Resident $50.00, Non-Resident $60.00

Location: Goose Creek Recreation Center (519A N Goose Creek Blvd)

 

Tandem Adaptive Trike Usage 

This tricycle will allow our therapeutic participants to feel the joys of riding a bike independently. Individuals are required to bring a helmet when riding. More information can be found here. 

For more information, please contact Hannah 843-569-4242 ext 5286 or email [email protected]

Ages: ALL

Cost: Free (For both residents & non-residents)

Location: 519A North Goose Creek Blvd. Goose Creek, SC 29445. 

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!!

Volunteers are needed for all of our programs. If you are interested in volunteering for a program please contact Hannah at [email protected] or 843-569-4242 x 5286 if you have any questions. 

Volunteer Application 2024

*All volunteers must pass a background check, provided by The City of Goose Creek.