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Franklin Therapeutic Activities

Bingo
Please join us for a delicious dinner and bring a friend to our monthly Bingo night! Enjoy dinner and a festive atmosphere...add an hour of exciting Bingo and you have a fun-filled evening! Dinner, drinks, dessert, and prizes are provided. This program is geared towards teens and up, and is offered the one Thursday each month from 5:30pm-7:30pm. We currently offer this special event at the Franklin Recreation Complex.
*PALS Program: People at Leisure with Support (A caregiver is required to stay with those needing support).

  • October 7 (Registration Code 20866)
  • November 4 (Registration Code 20868)

Culinary Creations
Come enjoy cooking with friends! Participants will have an opportunity to cook a variety of different foods that are tasty and easy to make at home. This class meets one Wednesday each month from 10:30am-12pm. Registration is required. 
*PALS Program: People at Leisure with Support (A caregiver is required to stay with those needing support). 
  • October 20 "Halloween Party Foods" (Registration Code 20921)
  • November 17 "Gourmet Grilled Cheese" (Registration Code 20922)

Miscellaneous Mondays
This program focuses on a different hobby each month. Past activities have included cooking, fitness, and crafts. This program meets on Mondays from 4pm-4:50pm. Registration is required.
*PALS Program: People at Leisure with Support (A caregiver is required to stay with those needing support). 
  • September 13 and 20 "Cozy Blankets" (Registration Code 20872)
  • October 4, 11, 18, and 25 "Fall Decorations" (Registration Code 20873)
  • November 1, 8, and 15 "Cake and Cookie Decorating" (Registration Code 20874)

Recreation Night
This teens and older program offers different activities each month, such as dinner and movie, socials, karaoke night, and dances. Dinner is also included with this activity. This program meets one Thursday each month from 5:30pm-7:30pm. Registration is required. 
*PALS Program: People at Leisure with Support (A caregiver is required to stay with those needing support. Caregivers are asked register and pay if planning to eat dinner). 
  • November 18 "First Annual Birthday Celebration" (Registration Code 21071)

Games Galore
For teens and older, this program offers a different sport or game theme each month, such as Game Show Night, Kickball, Board Game Night, Large Group Games, and more! Dinner is also included with this activity. This program meets one Thursday each month from 5:30pm-7:30pm. Registration is required.
*PALS Program: People at Leisure with Support (A caregiver is required to stay with those needing support. Caregivers are asked to register and pay if planning to eat dinner).
  • October 28 "Halloween Party" (Registration Code 20924)

Annual Fall Festival
Put on your dancing shoes and get moving at our annual Fall Festival. Participants will enjoy a hayride, dancing to the music by the DJ, and a great time with friends. Dinner is provided. This annual event meets on a Thursday night from 5:30pm-7:30pm. 
*PALS Program: People at Leisure with Support (A caregiver is required to stay with those needing support. Caregivers are asked to register and pay if planning to eat dinner).
  • October 21 (Registration Code 21068)

Fitness Fun 
Want to have fun while staying healthy? Then, join us for Fitness Fun. This therapeutic recreation program for teens and up will help improve strength, balance and overall health. We start with stretching, followed by a variety of exercises using resistance bands, light hand weights and stability balls. We complete our workout with a 20-25 minute walk. Please note: Weather permitting, we will walk outside on the walking trail. If there is inclement weather, we will walk on the indoor walking track. Participants must be independent and can follow directions within a small group.  This program meets on Wednesdays at the Franklin Recreation Complex from 4pm-4:50pm.
  • September 1, 8, and 15 (Registration Code 20869)
  • October 6, 13, 20, 27 (Registration Code 20870)
  • November 3, 10, and 17 (Registration Code 20871)