Events


Clayton County Parks and Recreation

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April 2015


April 15, 21, 23, 2015

GEORGIA INDEPENDENT CHRISTIAN ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION CHAMPIONSHIP - Ten teams will compete from 8am to 6pm at the Tennis Center at Clayton County International Park.

April 17, 2015

TR SPRING DANCE - Step into spring at our dance from 7-9pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center. FREE Event.

April 24-25, 2015

GRPA 4TH DISTRICT TRACK & FIELD MEET - Friday, April 24th starting at 6:00pm and Saturday, April 25th starting at 10:00am. Admission is $3 at Twelve Oaks Stadium.

May 2015


May 2, 2015

             TREASURED MOMENTS - This program will give children an opportunity to create a special gift for their mothers for Mothers Day. FREE event from 12:00 to 3:00pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center.

 

May 2, 2015

MOTHER DAUGHTER DAY OF LOVE - Mothers will be pampered and given an opportunity to learn about hair and makeup with their daughters. FREE Event from 12-3pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

May 2, 2015

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Rex Park. Movie will begin at dusk (9:00pm).

Movie:  How to Train your Dragon 2

May 8, 2015

G.I.R.L.S. AND B.O.Y.S. PARENT PERFORMANCE - This is the night for the GIRLS and BOYS programs to showcase what they have learned during the program. The night will include performances, a slideshow and refreshments from 6:30-7:30pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

May 9, 2015 

YOUTH FISHING DERBY - FREE Event from 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake).Ages 13 and under. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165. 

May 16, 2015

             YOUTH BASEBALL & SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS - FREE event at Lovejoy Regional Park starting at 6:00pm.

 

May 23, 2015

              BEACH OPENING DAY - Clayton County International Park "The Beach" will open with live entertainment and a fireworks celebration beginning at dusk (around 9:00pm). The cost to enter the Beach  is $10.00 per person. Click here to view our video.

 

May 20 - August 2, 2015

TENNIS SPRING BREAK CAMP -  at the Tennis Center at Clayton County International Park.

May 30, 2015

"SPLASH" SEASON POOL OPENING -  From 10am-5pm he pool at Carl Rhodenizer Recreation center is opening for the summer season!

June 2015


June 6, 2015

DOUGHNUTS FOR DADS - This program gives an opportunity for father and son(s) to bond while participating in a basketball skills challenge against other father and son(s) while eating doughnuts and crafts from 1-4 pm at Virginia Gray Recreation Center. FREE Event.

June 6, 2015

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Flat Shoals Park. Movie will begin at dusk (9:00pm).

Movie: Night at the Museum:  Secret of the Tomb

 

June 13, 2015

BALLET, TAP & JAZZ RECITAL - This event will showcase the students enrolled in the Ballet, Tap and Jazz classes from 3-5pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

 

June 13, 2015

YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165. 

 

June 27, 2015

TARA TARPONS SWIM MEET - The Tara Tarpons Association hosts a swim meet with a total of 17 teams. Come out and support from 8am-6pm at Steve Lundquist Aquatic Center.

 

July 2015


Park & Rec Month 2015

July 2015

           CAMP ALL FOR ONE - Sign up for our summer camp and enjoy the fun of supervised activities! For more information, please contact your local

           recreation center.

 

July 2015

           JULY POOL CARNIVAL - A family event filled with light refreshments, arts and crafts, free throw contest, music and more! FREE event from 1-3pm at Steve Lundquist Aquatic Center. (Date TBA)

 

July 4, 2015

4TH OF JULY WEEKEND AT "THE BEACH" - Save on gas and stay local this 4th of July by celebrating with the Clayton County Parks and Recreation Department at International Park "The Beach."  Enjoy live entertainment and fireworks. $10 per person.

 

July 11, 2015

YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165.

 

July 18, 2015

JULY COMMUNITY FUN DAY - In honor of Park and Recreation Month, join us for a community fun day at Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center from 12-5pm. 

 

July 25, 2015

FAMILY FUN DAY - A family event that will encourage participants to enjoy athletic clinics, vendors and seimming from 10am-4pm at Virginia Gray Recreation Center. FREE Event.

July 25, 2015

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Panhandle Park. Movie will begin at dusk (9:00pm).

Movie:  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

 

August 2015


August 1, 2015

                YOUTH AND ADULT FISHING DERBY - Cost is $5 per person. 8:00am until 12:00pm. Located at International Park "The Beach" (Upper Lake). All ages. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest Catfish and heaviest Bass. For more information please call (770) 603-4165. 

 

August 1, 2015

GEORGIA MASTERS SWIM MEET - Come out and support from 8:30am-4pm at Steve Lundquist Aquatic Center.

August 8, 2015

BACK TO SCHOOL POOL PARTY - Join us for our very last pool party of the summer before heading back to school. From 1-5pm at Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center.

August 8, 2015

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at International Park.

Movie:  The Maze Runner

 

September 2015


September 5, 2015

LABOR DAY CELEBRATION - Celebrate Labor Day at "The Beach" at International Park with our DJ! $10 per person. 

September 5-6, 2015

GEORGIA SOCCER PUBLIX ATLANTA CUP - Starting at 8am at Lovejoy Soccer Complex. FREE event.

September 12, 2015

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS  - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event at Gerald Matthews Sports Complex.

Movie: The Book of Life

September 19, 2015

GRAND OLE GRANDPARENTS DAY  - In partnership with Clayton County Kinship Care, we are hosting a brunch for grandparents and their grandchildren, including games and a guest speaker from 10am-1pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center. FREE event.

 

October 2015


October 9, 2015

1st ANNUAL LAKE SPIVEY GOLF TOURNAMENT - at Lake Spivey Country Club.

October 10, 2015

8th ANNUAL LAKE SPIVEY ROAD RACE -  Race will begin at 8:00am. Proceeds support the Kids Outdoors Initiative and the Southern Regional NICU.

October 14, 2015

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS SEMINAR  - This event will call awareness to breast cancer and allow participants to share stories, engage in arts and crafts and enjoy light refreshments from 6-7:30pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center. FREE Event.

October 17, 2015

FALL FESTIVAL - Come out and enjoy Arts & Crafts, Food, Music, and a Costume Contest at our Annual Fall Festival! FREE event from 2:00 - 6:00pm at Rum Creek Park. In addition to the Fall Festival, join in on this Nationally Recognized "Lights on Afterschool Rally" to support after school programs. This event encourages parents to allow their kids to participate in after school activities and programs.

October 17, 2015

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS - Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to our FREE Event. Movie will begin at dusk (9:00pm).

Movie: Rise of the Guardians

October 20, 2015

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS WORKSHOP - An educational workshop that will have guest speakers, light refreshments, and information that will that will educate the community on early detection and possible prevention of breast cancer. FREE event from 6:00 to 8:00pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center.

October 23, 2015

TR HALLOWEEN DANCE -  Special needs participants will have a ball socializing while wearing their best costumes at the Halloween Dance! $5 from 7-9pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

October 30, 2015

HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL - Have fun in costumes collecting candy while enjoying the Halloween experience in a safe environment at Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center from 6-8pm.

November 2015


November 4, 2015

VETERANS DAY PROGRAM  -  This is a special program honoring Veterans that will be held at Jim Huie Recreation Center. (Time TBA)

November 11, 2015

VETERANS DAY TRIBUTE - A program that will recognize and honor those who served in the armed forces. FREE event from 12:00 to 2:00pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center.

November 14, 2015

              KOHL'S AMERICA CUP - FREE event starting at 8:00am at Lovejoy Soccer Complex.

 

November 21, 2015

YOUTH FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS - Starting at 10:00am. Bring one canned good to Tara Stadium for admission. 

 

December 2015


December 4, 2015

TR JINGLE BALL - TR Participants will dance and socialize from 7-9pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center. FREE Event.

December 11, 2015

G.I.R.L.S. POETRY COFFEE HOUSE AND HOLIDAY PRESENTATION - This is a FREE family event hosted by the GIRLS program to showcase their poetry and dance skills from 6:30-8:30pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

December 11, 2015

YULE LOG CELEBRATION - Join us for an evening outdoors filled with holiday cheer. Enjoy music by the Morrow and Forest Park High School Orchestras, refreshments, face painting and ornament making.  The follow a candlelit path through the woods to a bonfire where you will find storyteller Barry Mann painting pictures of holidays past. The evening will be complete with attending children searching a wooded hillside for the fables Yule Log. This event is FREE and provides a shuttle service from Babb Middle School.

December 12, 2015

BALLET, TAP AND JAZZ DANCE RECITAL - This FREE event will showcase the students enrolled in Ballet, Tap and Jazz classes. Students will perform various dances from 3-5pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

December 12, 2015

BRUNCH WITH SANTA - Interact with Santa and enjoy games, arts & crafts, and breakfast from Chickfila from 11am-2pm at Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center.

December 18, 2015

CROSS CULTURAL WINTER CELEBRATION - This program will increase awareness of how the holiday season is celebrated in various cultures, such as Christmas, Hanukah, and Kwanza.  Story teller, arts & crafts, games, and light refreshments will be provided. FREE event from 6:00 to 8:00pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center.

Past Events...

 

January 2015


January 17, 2015

TR WINTER POOL PARTY - This event is for TR Participants to enjoy a great time at the pool from 2-4pm at Steve Lundquist Aquatic Center. FREE Event.

February 2015


February 13, 2015

TR SWEETHEART DANCE - In honor of National TR Recreation Month, join us for our Sweetheart Dance! Socialize and interact at Jim Huie Recreation Center from 7-9pm. $5 per TR participant.

February 20, 2015

BLACK HISTORY CINEMA - A viewing session for families to promote African American heritage during Black History Month. FREE event from 6:30 to 8:30pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center.

February 23, 2015

HEALTHY HEART DAY - Celebrate healthy lifestyle changes and encourage physical activities that will promote active living. FREE event from 11:00am to 1:00pm at Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center.

February 27, 2015

FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE - This program will allow the fathers of the Carl Rhodenizer community to spend a night of dancing, eating and sharing special moments with their daughters from 6-9pm.

February 27, 2015

DR. SEUSS NIGHT - Join us for a family event celebrating Dr. Seuss's Birthday in partnership with Georgia Pre-K and local daycares. Food, fun, entertainment, and more! 6:00pm-7:30pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center.

February 28, 2015

YOUTH BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS - Come out and support at the South Clayton Recreation Center starting at 10:00am. FREE event

February 28, 2015

YOUTH BLACK HISTORY TRIP- This program will take the youth of the Carl Rhodenizer community downtown to visit historical black sites from 10am-3pm.

March 2015


March 7, 2015

TEEN SUMMIT - The Teen Summit will educate, empower, and encourage teens. Guest speakers, educational vendors, vocational vendors, and llight refresments will be provided. FREE event from 11:00am to 2:00pm.

March 28, 2015

SPRING EGGSTRAVAGANZA - Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt and more at Flat Shoals Park from 1-4pm! FREE Event.

April 2015


April 1-3, 2015

GEORGIA STATE HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS - Fifteen high school teams and over 800 participants will compete from 9am to 5pm at the Tennis Center at Clayton County International Park.

April 3, 2015

TR MOTOR SKILLS - Join us as we host TR Motor Skills, an event in conjunction with Clayton County Public Schools from 9am-1pm at Jim Huie Recreation Center. FREE Event.

April 6, 2015

              CAMP ALL FOR ONE REGISTRATION BEGINS - Sign up for our summer camp and enjoy the fun of supervised activities! For more information, please contact your local recreation center.

 

April 6-10, 2015

TENNIS SPRING BREAK CAMP - 8am to 5pm at the Tennis Center at Clayton County International Park.

April 11, 2015

WILD AZALEA FESITVAL - Enjoy guided hikes, live animal shows, nature center exhibits, face painting, native azalea showcases, hands on workshops, native plant sales, informational booths from local environmental organizations and much more! FREE Event.

 

 

 

 



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