Upcoming Events and more:
Gala & Auction:
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Arc of Lancaster County:
Light Up The Night Gala:
Saturday, April 30th @ 6:30pm
Bent Creek Country Club
Siblings connecting with siblings:
We will be continuing our new parent outreach to deliver up to date and accurate information to parents at hospitals and MFM offices. If you are able to help out with this, please let us know. You can contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to help.
Music Therapy Clinic:
Elizabethtown College On-campus Music Therapy Clinic is seeking two to three children around 7 to 9 years old and with developmental delays to join a music therapy group that meetson Thursday evening, 5:45 – 6:25 pm. Please contact Dr. Gene Ann Behrens as soon as possible at email@example.com or call 361-1991.
Lancaster Catholic Prayer and Care Day:
Saturday April 2nd
10am - 5pm (doors open at 9am)
There is no cost. The day will include time for ....
relaxation, reflection, sacrament of reconciliation, worship, fellowship, a catered luncheon, and an afternoon of pampering with hair cuts, manicures, massages, make-up, health services, games, crafts, and creativity.
The day will end with Holy mass at 4:00 for you and your entire family
Please register by March 20 by emailing kathy Balasavage at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Arc of Cumberland & Perry Counties:
March Conference. Click here for more info.
Celebrate Down Syndrome:
World Down Syndrome Day Party
Skyzone - details to come!
Pequea Church is handicap accessible and we encourage families with special needs to participate.
Easter Egg Hunt:
March 19 @ 11am
We will have music and motions, a short play for kids of all ages, followed by refreshments for the whole family.
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Celebrating the lives of people with Down syndrome and their accomplishments. They will also be giving out lots of information about Down syndrome and adoption/fostering children with Ds.
March 21, 2016 6-8pm
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Purpose is to raise money to hire Personal Care Assistants or Pals to for preschool students with special needs. Stay tuned for more details! Contact Kristin
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Penn Cinema's Sensory Saturday
The first Saturday of every month at 10am, Penn Cinemas in Lititz offers a sensory friendly show. check out more information here
PIE and Inclusive Basketball have organized an inclusive party on April 4th. Click here for details.
United Cerebral Palsy of Central PA
Family Dance Night on Friday March 18th. Click here for details.
Pennsylvania Miss Amazing Pageant
This is a non-profit pageant system specifically designed for people with disabilities. Entry is free. The Pageant is April 9th and is for people ages 5 and up. Click here for details.
New Parent Outreach
They are also looking for volunteers! Click here for information.
Looking to connect with other parents, siblings, families, or educators? If so, please check out the FB Groups of the IDSC (International Down Syndrome Coalition)!
You can find them here. Also consider attending the Great Wolf Lodge Meetup in September 2016. Find more information here.
Check out The IDSC newsletters here for great information.
Volunteers are always fantastic! We could specifically use help with new parent outreach and anyone who is interested in taking on a piece of one of our upcoming projects. We are also looking for someone who is interested in grant writing. Please email us at email@example.com if you are interested in helping us in any way!
New Board Members wanted!
We have alot of great things going on and could use some help! If you are interested in becoming a board member of LDSA, email us a firstname.lastname@example.org.