Richland County Recreation Commission offers programs at more than 40 of its neighborhood parks and facilities.
The Adult Activity Center at 7494 Parklane Road offers programs exclusively to adults and focuses on health and wellness. Elliptical trainers, free weights and recumbent bikes are available, and fun leisure experiences like bingo, salsa dancing, basket weaving and other classes are offered. Take advantage of their rental facilities for birthdays, family reunions, retirement parties and receptions. Reasonable rates are offered for county residents and non-residents. 803-462-9995.
Wanna get up to speed with the rest of the world? The James E. Clyburn Technology Center, located at 7492 Parklane Road offers several classes, free public internet access and use of computers and software. Whether you are taking a class or trying to get a handle on the latest version of Microsoft products, instructors are available that are knowledgeable and ready to help. 803-462-0064
St. Andrews Park creates a variety of programs and activities that truly focus on the health and wellness of area residents, many targeting seniors. Tennis, Soul Line Dancing, Zumba and martial arts classes are currently offered. Dive into their new sparkling pool or reserve a tennis court. 920 Beatty Road. 803-772-6598
Ballentine Community Center in Irmo offers seniors many classes and programs including quilting, drawing, ceramics and arthritis exercise.
109 Bickley Road 803-781-2031
Meadowlake Park, one of the most popular parks in Richland County, offers racquetball courts, lighted walking track, classes in belly dancing, yoga and Radiant Tai Ji Quan.
600 Beckman Road. 803-754-4463.
LinRick Golf Course (18 holes) provides 257 acres of championship quality, gorgeous green terrain with 8 ponds and rolling hills. This Russell Breeden design provides a challenging game. PGA staff are on hand to assist golfers. Pro shop. Senior rates on weekdays. 356 Camp Ground Road. 803-754-6331