Events - The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte

Spring Adult Weekend Retreat (Registration NOW OPEN)

Camp Thunderbird 1 Thunderbird Lane, Lake Wylie, SC

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! For all Camp/ Retreat registrations & staff/ volunteer applications, please CLICK HERE. The Adult Weekend Retreat is a 3-day/2-night overnight camp experience for all adults with Down syndrome, ages 18 and above. The Retreats occur two times per year at YMCA Camp Thunderbird on Lake Wylie in South Carolina. The Retreats […]

Camp Holiday- Session 1 (Registration NOW OPEN)

Sardis Presbyterian Church 6100 Sardis Road, Charlotte, NC

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! For all Camp/ Retreat registrations & staff/ volunteer applications, please CLICK HERE. Camp Holiday is a day camp for campers with Down syndrome, ages 5-21, in the Greater Charlotte area. Camp activities are based on weekly themes and include arts & crafts, water play, science experiments, literacy, and so much more! In […]

Session 8- Hip Hop Dance Class with Ms. April (five week virtual program)

Virtual Event via Zoom

DO YOU LOVE TO DANCE? Click here to register for Session 8: flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/MTUyNjk4 Join Ms. April for a five-week hip hop dance class for ages 9 and up! Class will meet weekly via Zoom on Wednesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm EST to rehearse a hip hop routine. All participants will receive a link to the full routine […]

Camp Holiday- Session 2 (Registration NOW OPEN)

Sardis Presbyterian Church 6100 Sardis Road, Charlotte, NC

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! For all Camp/ Retreat registrations & staff/ volunteer applications, please CLICK HERE. Camp Holiday is a day camp for campers with Down syndrome, ages 5-21, in the Greater Charlotte area. Camp activities are based on weekly themes and include arts & crafts, water play, science experiments, literacy, and so much more! In […]

NEW: Camp Holiday- NORTH (Registration NOW OPEN)

Mosaic Church Charlotte 10624 Metromont Pkwy #302, Charlotte, NC

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! For all Camp/ Retreat registrations & staff/ volunteer applications, please CLICK HERE. Camp Holiday is a day camp for campers with Down syndrome, ages 5-21, in the Greater Charlotte area. Camp activities are based on weekly themes and include arts & crafts, water play, science experiments, literacy, and so much more! In […]

The Summer Swing Dance

Next Step Clubhouse 163 W 9th St, Charlotte, NC

Register here: nextstepclubhouse.org/events-1/summer-swing-dance-2022 Want to VOLUNTEER?! Please go to: nextstepclubhouse.org/volunteer-events To celebrate the summer of 2022, we will be dancing the evening away at the SUMMER SWING!!! Next Step Clubhouse along with The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte and Best Buddies of North Carolina are tri-hosting this OUTDOOR dance. In addition to great music […]

Camp Horizon (Registration NOW OPEN)

YMCA Camp Harrison at Herring Ridge 7901 South NC 18, Boomer, NC

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! For all Camp/ Retreat registrations & staff/ volunteer applications, please CLICK HERE. Camp Horizon is a 4-day/3-night traditional overnight camp experience at YMCA Camp Harrison in Boomer, NC. Participating campers with Down syndrome, ages 10-17, enjoy traditional camp activities, including horseback riding, arts & crafts, boating, fishing, swimming and more. Campers are […]

Fall Adult Weekend Retreat (Registration NOW OPEN)

Camp Thunderbird 1 Thunderbird Lane, Lake Wylie, SC

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! For all Camp/ Retreat registrations & staff/ volunteer applications, please CLICK HERE. The Adult Weekend Retreat is a 3-day/2-night overnight camp experience for all adults with Down syndrome, ages 18 and above. The Retreats occur two times per year at YMCA Camp Thunderbird on Lake Wylie in South Carolina. The Retreats […]

2022 Greater Charlotte Buddy Walk- SAVE THE DATE

UNCC Jerry Richardson Stadium 8701 Phillips Rd, Charlotte, NC

SAVE THE DATE for the 25th Anniversary of the Greater Charlotte Buddy Walk! Refer back to this event for event updates! As our largest fundraiser of the year, the Greater Charlotte Buddy Walk provides about 50% of the needed resources for the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte to fulfill its mission. Every day we […]

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