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July 2019

Camp Holiday – Session 2

July 15 @ 9:00 am - July 26 @ 4:00 pm
Sardis Presbyterian Church, 6100 Sardis Road
Charlotte, NC 28270 United States
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$350.00

Camp Holiday is a day camp for campers with Down syndrome, ages 5-21. Participants may choose from two two-week sessions. Participating campers enjoy weekly yoga, drama and music/movement classes facilitated by trained professionals. Each group of campers is supported by a certified teacher and 1-2 camp counselors – offering a 1:3 counselor-to-camper ratio. Camp Holiday is all about learning and fun! Session 2: Monday, July 15th - Friday, July 19th and Monday, July 22nd - Friday, July 26th. NEW IN 2019:…

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Moms Morning Out (July 29, July 31, August 2 – 9am-12pm)

July 29 @ 12:00 am - August 2 @ 12:00 am
Elevation Church – Blakeney, 8835 Blakeney Professional Drive
Charlotte, NC 28277 United States
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Elevation Church is sponsoring THREE Moms Mornings Out the week of July 29th - August 2nd for kids in grades K-5. July 29, 9am-12pm July 31, 9am-12pm August 2, 9am-12pm These are FREE, but space is limited to 20 kids per day. For more details and to RSVP visit: https://dsagreatercharlotte.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=517

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August 2019

Super Summer Carnival

August 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
SMS Catering, 1764 Norland Road
Charlotte, NC 28205 United States
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Join us for a SUPER SUMMER CARNIVAL! Sponsored by Elevation Church Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 11am-1pm SMS Catering, 1764 Norland Road, Charlotte, NC 28205 FREE! RSVPs recommended so we can plan accordingly!

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Camp Horizon

August 14 - August 17
YMCA Camp Harrison at Herring Ridge, 7901 South NC 18
Boomer, NC 28606 United States
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For more details visit our Camp Horizon website. Registrations after May 24th pay $230.00 per camper. Registration closes July 1st, 2019.

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September 2019

Fall Independent Living Retreat for Adults with Down syndrome

September 6 @ 4:30 pm - September 8 @ 2:00 pm
Camp Thunderbird, 1 Thunderbird Lane
Lake Wylie, SC 29710 United States
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$250.00

Our 2nd Independent Living Retreat for Adults with Down syndrome will be held September 6-8, 2019 at Camp Thunderbird! These weekend retreats are a way for adults with Down syndrome to connect with others, develop "soft skills" (aka problem solving, perseverance, teamwork, communication, focus, etc.) that equip them to be effective employees in the world of work and beyond. A mix of whole-group, small-group and individual activities are embedded throughout the weekend. A focus on life skills (hygiene, activities of…

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2019 Educators Symposium

September 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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This annual symposium, a part of the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte’s Together in Education program, is open to all school staff, including General Education, EC, and Enrichment teachers,as well as therapists, psychologists and paraprofessionals. Private, charter and home school staff are also welcome.   SAVE THE DATE!   Speakers will include:   Catherine Whitcher, M.Ed. www.catherinewhitcher.com   Terri Couwenhoven MS AASECT Certified Sexuality Educator http://terricouwenhoven.com   More speakers to be announced in the coming weeks...

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Together in Education: Family Workshop

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
GiGi’s Playhouse Charlotte
Free

This family workshop, sponsored by the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte, will feature Terri Couwenhoven, MS, AASECT Sexuality Educator.   Terri Couwenhoven MS, CSE is a well known sex educator and author, specializing in the design and implementation of sexuality programs and resources for people with cognitive disabilities, their parents, and the professionals who support them. Her gentle, matter-of-fact approach combined with extensive knowledge and experience make her a popular speaker with self advocates, parents and professionals around the…

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Together in Education: Family Workshop

September 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - June 24, 2069 @ 5:00 pm
GiGi’s Playhouse Charlotte
Free

This FREE family workshop, sponsored by the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte, will focus on understanding the roles of temperament and personality in developing healthy family relationships. This family workshop, sponsored by the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte, will feature Terri Couwenhoven, MS, AASECT Sexuality Educator.   Terri Couwenhoven MS, CSE is a well known sex educator and author, specializing in the design and implementation of sexuality programs and resources for people with cognitive disabilities, their parents, and…

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October 2019

2019 Greater Charlotte Buddy Walk

October 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
J Richardson Stadium UNCC
Free

The 22nd Annual Greater Charlotte Buddy Walk will be held on Saturday, October 19th at the Jerry Richardson Football Stadium at UNC Charlotte. Sponsorship Opportunities are available for our 2019 Buddy Walk! Local businesses gain great exposure and support our programs and services when they sponsor our event! Check out Sponsorship Opportunities, including our “Buddy World” Activities Area Sponsor, In-Walk Entertainment Sponsor, T-Shirt Sponsor and Marketing & Advertising Sponsor! Stay tuned for our NEW & IMPROVED Buddy Walk website! Coming June…

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