Adult Programs

Check our current Activities Guide for all current programs being offered. Contact our office for additional information regarding leagues and programs.



Adult programs


beginner rock climbing & rappelling

Enjoy a day of introductory instruction and participation in technical rock climbing. Participants will learn some basic movement on rock, and will learn to tie appropriate knots, to belay, and to rappel. One needs not to be a “super-athlete,” but should be prepared for a full day of hiking and physical activity. Meet up and driving directions will be provided.
Fee $72 | Register By March 18
Saturday, March 26 | 9am-5pm | Ages 10+



Co-ed Indoor Volleyball

The winter coed volleyball season will start January 10 and run through beginning of March. Games will be played on both Monday and Wednesday nights. Make-up games are at the discretion of the department and can be played on any night. Teams must begin each match with equal or more females on the court. Space is limited to the first 8 teams. We will have to follow RCPS guidelines when it comes to COVID-19.
Fee $175 per team | Registration October 11-December 17
January-February | Mondays or Wednesdays
Ages 16+ | 6:30-9:30pm | WPMS





Beginner Wild Caving

Meet up with us for a half-day introduction to wild caving. Participants will learn basic caving safety, underground navigation, and some elementary limestone geology. We will also spend some time exploring, stooping, crawling, squeezing and getting very muddy!
Fee $30 | Register By February 18
Sunday, February 27 | 1-5pm | Ages 10+




Financial Planning 101
This course will provide you with some basic skills for financial planning. You will receive some tips and tricks on how to successfully create a long-term monetary goal, as well as strategies to achieve those goals. Instructor is with DuPont Community Credit Union.
FREE | Register By February 16
February 23 | Wednesday | 6-7pm | RCAC




AARP Smart driver


Participants will learn defensive driving techniques, new traffic laws and rules of the road to safely adjust driving to compensate for age-related changes. Persons who complete the course will be issued a Certificate of Completion to be provided to your insurance company for a discount. Please feel free to bring a brown bag lunch to class. All course materials are provided to participants and no tests are involved. Class will be led by certified AARP instructor, Kati Mole.
FEE $20 (AARP Member) $25 (Non-member)
Register By Two Week Prior | Ages 55+
Tuesdays | 8:30am-4pm

February 22 | PDCC
March 15 | RCAC

Women's Volleyball

The spring volleyball season will start the week of March 21 and run through mid-May. Teams will be able to choose the night of play, Monday, or Wednesday night. There is an 8-team maximum per night, once those spots are filled, we will not be taking anymore registrations. We need at least 6 per night to fill a league, teams may be asked to switch nights if there are not enough teams. Each team will play at least two games per night. The winner of the championship will receive a t-shirt. We will have to follow RCPS COVID-19 policies. Teams will be informed of those policies before the season begins.
Fee $175 per team
Registration January 17-March 4
Season: March-May | Mondays or Wednesdays
Ages 16+ | 6:30-9:30pm | WPMS




Women's self defense

Rockingham County Deputies conduct three, 90 minute Women's Self Defense classes. The classes are three consecutive days set up for basic and more advanced self-defense skills and the entire class is hands on life saving. The classes contain components such as how to better personal awareness, defend against aggressive attackers, how to strike, punch and kick. An instructor will wear a padded "red man suit" on the third day so that students can use the skills they have learned. 
FREE | Register By January 25
6-7:30pm | Tuesdays-Thursdays | Ages 12+
February 1-3 | JFHMS




Intermediate Rock Climbing & Rappelling

This full day of rock climbing and rappelling is a "next step" for individuals who have had prior climbing experience. You will visit a different location from the Beginner Rock Climbing and Rappelling trip and try some more challenging climbing. Meet up and driving directions will be provided.
Fee $72 | Register By April 14
Sunday, April 24 | 9am-5pm | Ages 10+




Credit score management


Maintaining a good credit score is an important part of financial success. This course will give you some tips and tricks to establishing a good credit score or to work on repairing a not so good score. Instructor is with DuPont Community Credit Union.
FREE | Register By March 16
March 23 | Wednesday | 6-7pm | RCAC



Fruad Prevention


Every day people are faced with scams and frauds that can end up costing a lot of money. Learn how to protect yourself from these frauds and scams and what to be cautious of. Instructor is with DuPont Community Credit Union.
FREE | Register By April 20
April 27 | Wednesday | 6-7pm | RCAC



Drive In Bingo
Join us as we reunite our area senior groups for a morning of Bingo held in a safe manner. When you arrive, each person in the vehicle will receive their Bingo cards to allow you to play from your vehicle. There will be 15 rounds with prizes from local businesses. This event is open to anyone 50+.
FREE | No Registration Required
March 23 | Wednesday | 10am | Ages 50+ | RPC


   


Other Adult Programs


Rockingham County Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of activities and programs for adults. Refer to our current activities guide for the most up to date programs being offered.