Topic: Special Olympics BC
Date: November 17, 2016
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Location: 1409 Sperling Ave, Burnaby, BC
Sarah Wall is the Manager of Community Development in the Lower Mainland for Special Olympics British Columbia.
Sarah will be speaking to us all about Special Olympics and all the programs that are available, from Active Start at age two all the way through to the Special Olympics.
Special Olympics BC offers opportunities to train and compete in 18 sports through year-round programs and local, provincial, national and international competitions.
Through these sports, the athletes gain more than just physical benefits from improved health and athletic abilities.
Through their participation, they develop social skills and friendships while experiencing the joy of achieving goals and increasing their self-esteem.
Their website can be found at http://www.specialolympics.bc.ca/
REGISTRATION DEADLINE NOVEMBER 14TH,2016
IF CHILDCARE IS REQUIRED PLEASE LET US KNOW AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION
To register email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-591-2722
Topic: TBA for September
Location: 5171 221a St, Langley, BC
Okanagan Community (New)
Location: contact us for details
Location: 15306 24 Ave, Surrey, BC
Location: 1720 Grant St., Vancouver, BC
Family Fun Day – 27 Annual Christmas Party
DATE: NOVEMBER 26TH,2016
TIME: 5:00 P.M. TO 10:00 P.M.
LOCATION: SEMIAHMOO FISH & GAME CLUB
1284 – 184TH STREET, SURREY
COST: FREE FOR LMDSS MEMBERS
Ho Ho Ho it’s that time of year again when we want
to celebrate with family and friends.
So come out and join us for dinner, dancing, door prizes, goodie bags, pictures with Santa, crafts, and some great family time.
R.S.V.P. required for this event by November 22, 2016
Please email email@example.com or call 604-591-2722.
Adults Connect (ages 19+)
Adults and Youth Group – Annual Halloween Party
Date: October 26, 2016
Time: 6:00pm to 8:30 pm
Location: De Dutch Restaurant, 101-15235 Fraser Hwy, Surrey, BC
Cost: $7.00 per person (Includes a Pannekoek and drink)
Enjoy an evening of games, prizes, treats, food, friendships, and good times at our Annual Halloween Party.
This event is for both the young and old, come in costume, or just as you are.
To R.S.V.P. Deadline October 22, 2016 please email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or call 604 591 2722
Event : Dinner Out
Date: Saturday November 19, 2016
Family Fun Day – Bear Creek Park Christmas Train Ride
Location: 13750 88 Ave., Surrey, BC
Health & Education:
Reading & Math Program:
Dates: Sept 20 – Nov. 24/2016 – Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Location: #201-13281-78th Ave, Surrey
Time: 1 hour sessions available – 4-5 pm, 5-6 pm, 6-7 pm
Cost: $20.00 per session
The LMDSS along with CDSS and Surrey Cares Community Foundation is pleased to be offering our Reading & Math one on one program.
These skills and resources will be used to help improve your child/adult reading and math abilities and will help to bring them to the next level.
We will be setting up assessment meetings and assigning time slots to each participate, so if you would like to register for this program, please contact the LMDSS office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sexuality Classes for 12+
Dates: Oct. 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30
Location: 1720 Grant St., Vancouver, BC
Cost: Members $ 60.00 for the 6 classes
Instructed by Jessica Wollen, a Teacher, Certified Sexual Health Educator, Parent, and the CEO of Shift Education.
Classes are designed for children, and adults with special abilities, their parents, and caregivers, or support staff. Classes will cover body changes, hygiene, puberty, safer sex, abuse prevention, exploitation prevention, and healthy relationships.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCTOBER 13TH, 2016
Dance Fit Classes (NEW)
The Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society is looking at starting another new program called dance fit. If your child, teen, or adult is interested in making friends,having fun, and getting into shape please email the LMDSS office to let us know you are interested in joining us. For more information or to register email us at email@example.com.
Christmas Shopping Fundraising Event
Date: November 15,2016
Time: 6:30 til 9:30
Location: Willowbrook Shopping Mall,
19705 Fraser Highway, Langley, BC
Cost: 10.00 per person
This fun event will allow you to shop for those Christmas presents after the mall is closed to their regular shoppers in a more relaxed atmosphere.
Your exclusive $10.00 ticket will allow you entrance to the mall after hours, and to enjoy an elevated holiday shopping experience. It also allows you to take advantage of exclusive savings at the same time. The evening will feature $20,000+ in prizes and giveaways, free Santa photos, gift with purchase offer, free refreshments, live entertainment, store discounts of up to 50% off, and lots more!
A 100% of the ticket sale proceeds will go towards LMDSS Community, and Health and Education Programs.
This is a popular event so reserve your $10.00 tickets early by
contacting the Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society head office at firstname.lastname@example.org.