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Adult Programs
OCPR offers several adult programs, information on particular programs can be found below.  To learn about registering for a program, please visit our Registration Page.  Orange County Parks & Recreation reserves the right to cancel any program due to lack of interest, register early to ensure the viability of a program you are interested in.  Unless otherwise noted, all of our adult programs require pre-registration and are open to those 18 and older.

Fall Programs
50 & Wiser Self Defense Short Course: Think Quick, Act Smart, Free
Learn to avoid fraud & scams, the 5 A’s of self-defense, the practical application of self defense, use of everyday “weapons,” some martial arts defense techniques, and much more! This course will be held on Wednesdays, October 22 - November 12 at the Town of Orange Community Room located at 235 Warren Street, Orange, VA.   There will be two separate one-hour sessions held each Wednesday starting at 10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.  You can choose whichever session best suits your schedule.  Did we mention it's free!?  Even though there is no registration fee, pre-registration is required so we know how many to expect.  Please contact OCPR at (540) 672-5435 to register.

Winter Programs
Adult Dodgeball League, $60 per team
Our popular dodgeball league will return in 2015!  Registration will open on November 12, 2014 at 8am.  Play will begin in January and end in February (subject to change based upon weather).  Games will be held Wednesday evenings.  To help you begin preparing your team, here are some notes about team requirements.  Teams must be 6-12 players, with at least 3 female players on the roster.  All team members must be 18 years of age or older.  Birth dates for every player will be required on the team registration form.  Any player whose age is in question may be required to provide identification.  Get your team together and fill out a Dodgeball Team Registration Form.  Remember, these will not be accepted until November 12, 2014, and the $60 registration fee is due at the time of registration.  Only the first 8 teams to register and pay the registration fee will be able to participate.  Learn how to play the game by viewing our Rules & Regulations.  To get an idea what it's like to play this awesome game, view our Dodgeball Photo Gallery.

Ongoing Programs
Introduction to Tai Chi, $95 per session
Our Tai Chi program is now offered in 8 week sessions.  New Introduction sessions will be offered regularly and will be listed above.  Additionally, those interested in joining a currently ongoing session should contact OCPR for information about how you can join.  Our Introduction to Tai Chi programs are offered at the Dogwood Village Senior Living Building in the Wellness Room.  It is open to all adults 18+.  For more information about Tai Chi itself, please visit our instructor's website.

Rapidan River Kayak Company Kayak Tours: Contact Rapidan River Kayak Company for Pricing
Rapidan River Kayak Company offers a variety of excellent guided tours on the Rapidan River, as well as kayak instruction. Mention Orange County Parks & Recreation to Rapidan River Kayak Company when scheduling your trip, and they will make a $5 donation to the Orange County Parks & Recreation Foundation, which helps support the future of OCPR!