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  1. Baseball Field
  2. Basketball Court
  3. Benches
  4. Picnic Tables
  5. Playground
  6. Pool
  7. Restrooms
Upcoming Facility Happenings 

Tai Chi/Qi Gong - NEW to JIRC!
This low-impact gentle movement program keeps your body in constant motion and has shown health benefits. Join us on Thursdays from 10:00am-11:00am. Ages 16+ are welcome and the cost is $5 per class. 

Senior Potluck Luncheon
On Thursday, March 16, join us for a Spring Luncheon from 11:00am-12:00pm. This event is free with a dish! 

Adult Painting Class
On Friday, March 31, will be our March adult art session from 10:00am-12:30pm. Learn to mix colors and paint an array of items from scenery to still objects. Materials are not included. Contact JIRC for the materials list. The cost for the single class is $15, plus materials. 

Youth Programs 
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Dance.Laugh.Learn Yoba is an exciting combination of yoga and ballet with an imaginative twist! Yoba will focus on developing a student's strength, flexibility, and focus with emphasis on technical elements of yoga and ballet. Each class will include a mixture of flexibility and strength activities, movement games, and relaxation exercises. This class will run on Monday afternoons from 4:00pm-5:00pm from January 30-February 27 (no class on February 20 for President's Day). YoBa is for ages 3-6 and costs $60 per month. Check out our flyer here!   

Youth Sewing Class

Come learn to sew with Heather Johnson! Classes will run every Saturday from February 25th through March 18th. Heather will focus on teaching the basics of sewing by hand. Each week, we will add skills and create a project that students can take home at the conclusion of the class. The project for this session will be Sock Monsters! Cost is $125/4-week session and is for ages 6-13. 

Kids' Night Out
Every 2nd Friday of the month, JIRC hosts Kids' Night Out!  This night is packed with fun activities, crafts, and a movie at the end of the night.  Cost is $20/child and includes a pizza dinner.  For more information, please call 795-5678.  Please pre-register, as spots are limited!  See our flyer here

Preschool Dance 
Taught by Charleston Dance Center faculty, this class for 3-5 year olds will focus on tap, ballet, and jazz.  Class will meet once a week, and students may participate in CDC's final performance.  Class will be held on Monday's from 4:00-5:00 PM.  Cost for this program is $60/month.  for more information please call 795-5678. See our youth/preschool dance flyer.

Kid's Capoeira
This Brazilian martial arts class for kids combines sport, dance, martial arts, music, and acrobatics all in one! Come join us on Saturdays from 10:30am-11:15am for $5 per class. 

Modern Masters-Youth Art Class 
Explore the stylings of different famous artists each month. This class is on Tuesdays from 5:30pm-6:30pm for ages 6-12 at JIRC. Join us for stimulating activities with different art mediums.  Gather a true understanding of art history, while experimenting with styles and methods of those who made it famous.  See the monthly outline here

Adult Programs 
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Adult Sewing Class
Before you tell yourself you can't sew, that you do not have the patience for it, or that you are not creative enough, take a deep breath and come learn how! Sewing, like a lot of other things, is a learned skill. Register now because the class is limited to the first 5 participants. This class will take place on Wednesdays starting March 15 through April 5 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. The cost is $125 per 4-week session. 

Adult Painting Class

Learn how to mix colors and paint an array of items from scenery to still objects. You do not have to have prior painting experience to participate and enjoy this class. Classes are from 10:00am-12:30pm on the Fridays listed below. The cost is $15 per class. Materials are not included. Call JIRC for the supplies list. 
Dates: February 17, March 31, May 5, September 8, October 27

Umpire Training 
These umpire training classes will teach and prepare you for umpiring prior to the City of Charleston baseball and softball seasons. This training is only for officials that will work for the City of Charleston. This course will take place on Wednesday evenings from 6:00pm-8:00pm from February 1-March 8. It is free and for ages 15 and older. Please call JIRC for more details. 

Senior Trips with JIRC
Register now for Senior Trips with Lloyd! All trips are detailed in this flyer.  For more information call (843) 795-5678.

Adult Fitness Classes 
Katie holds the Yoga Class at JIRC every Tuesday from 6-7pm. Participants must be 16 or over to participate in the class. The fee is $5.00. Our description states "Learn to relax and exercise your mind and body. Classes are for all levels and ages. Instruction and moves will be tailored to all levels.

Mommy & Me Yoga
These classes are designed to follow the needs of both the babies and their mothers while enjoying the benefits of yoga. Dads and other caregivers are welcome! Bring a blanket and wear comfortable clothes that you can move in. No previous yoga experience required. These classes cost $5 per class and take place on Mondays. Please JIRC for exact times. 

Monthly Schedules & Calendars 

Fitness Classes Calendar
Facility Calendar
Open Gym Schedule
2017 Senior Trips