Fitness and Wellness
Tai Chi and Qi Gong Classes
Tai Ji and Qi Gong Classes are being offered every Thursday at 8:30 am to 9:00 am at Fleming Arena. The cost is $30.00 a 6 week session or $5.00 per class. The course is taught by instructor Miriam Holland (404-317-2958). Tai Ji is a very old form of Chinese martial arts that is practiced slowly with little impact. Qi Gong is an even older Chinese exercise that focuses on breathing. Both offer many health benefits, including improved flexibility, reduced blood pressure, expanded lung capacity, better balance, stress reduction and overall sense of well being.
Healthy Hearts: Low Impact Aerobics
Low impact aerobics is taught Tuesdays and Fridays from 8:30 am to 9:30 am. The class is free for individuals age 50 and older. For registration or general information, contact course instructor Diane Hutchinson at (770) 936-3850.
Water aerobics is taught throughout the summer at the Doraville City Pool. Classes run June - August in the summer season only. Classes are held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and Thursdays from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The cost is $3.00 per class for adults and $2.00 per class for seniors (55 & up). Please click here for more information.
Doraville Little League Softball
Softball programs are for boys and girls ages 7 through 12. Registration begins in early February and runs through early March. The cost is $60 per child. Practices begin mid-March. For more information, call the Recreation Department at (770) 936-3850.
Doraville Youth Baseball
Baseball programs are for boys and girls ages 4 through 12. Registration fee of $60 includes hat, jersey and participation award. Practices begin March 17. For more information, call the Recreation Department at (770) 936-3850.
North DeKalb Youth Football and Cheerleading
Call (404) 490-1632 or visit Ndyaa.org for more information.
Youth soccer is open to boys and girls ages 4-12 with age groups;4-6, 7-8, and 9-12. Registration for spring season runs from February - March. Registration for fall season runs from August - September. The cost is $60 per child. Workouts begin mid March for spring season and mid September for fall season. Bi-lingual coaches are always needed, so if you’re interested please call the Recreation Department at (770) 936-3850.
Basketball is open to boys and girls ages 4-12. Registration for the season is $110 per child, and games are played at Forest Fleming Arena in Honeysuckle Park. Call the Recreation Department at (770) 936-3850 for more information.