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Hi-5 Sports: Basketball

Date of Event: Saturdays and Sundays
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Saturday Events:

Youth for Christ Adventure Center - Capital District

1544 Route 9 - Halfmoon, NY

(Across from Walmart, in with The Edge Rock Climbing)


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Sunday Events: 

Okte Elementary School Gym

1581 Crescent Road - Clifton Park, NY

(Exit 8 off the Northway)


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Hi-5 Sports presents Basketball Season beginning in December. Hi-5 Sports strives to provide an environment which allows people with special needs to build self-esteem, confidence, and friendships through sports by providing opportunities to socialize, compete and exercise both their motor and life skills.

Basketball is offered for three skill levels including Beginners, Intermediates and Advanced.

For information on each level, skills, dates and times click here to visit the Hi-5 sports website and to register.



Vision and Handwriting Workshop

Date of Event: Wednesdays, April 25, May 25 or June 6
Start Time: 6:30 PM | End Time: 8:00 PM

Location:

Fox Vision Development


Event Address:

1202 Troy Schenectady Rd.


Latham, NY
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Fox Vision Development presents Vision and Handwriting Workshop on Wednesday, April 25 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Dr. Robert Fox will discuss how vision problems are frequently overlooked in children with poor handwriting, primarily due to poor screening procedures which don't evaluate how a child sees up close. Symptoms and treatment options will be discussed.

   

Carrie Thompson, COTA, Vision Therapist will discuss the following:

  • Writing readiness -posture, strengthening, etc.
  • Development of hand grasp
  • Ways to practice handwriting using "Handwriting Without Tears" and other sensory modalities.

Additional workshops will be offered on Wednesday May 26 and Wednesday, June 6.

   

For full details or for tickets click here



The College Experience Summer Exchange

Date of Event: Monday, July 9 through Friday, July 20, 2018
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The College of St. Rose


Event Address:

432 Western Ave.


Albany, NY
Event Cost: $1,200
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The College of St. Rose presents The College Experience Summer Exchange two-week program running from July 9 through 20. The program is designed for high school students with disabilities who desire independent living and competitive employment in the future. Students who participate will experience a taste of college and what the future has to offer.

   

The cost of the program is $1,200. Space is limited and all applications are due by May 31. Click here for full details and application information.



Summer Adaptive Recreation Experience

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Contact Person: Phone: Call 516-382-4576 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, St. Peter's Health Partners presents The 2018 Summer Adaptive Recreation Experiences will take place over 5 days during the summer. Each date is as follows:

  1. Adaptive Fishing $10: Friday, June 15 from 9:30 a.m. to Noon at Six Mile Waterworks at Rensselaer Lake, Albany. This is a catch and release only event, no fishing license required. Registration deadline is Friday, June 1.
  2. Adaptive Rowing $10: Sunday, June 24 with the time TBD for two hours at Saratoga Lake, Saratoga Springs. Learn the basics of rowing and then put them to practice on the water Visit saratogarowing.com for information. Registration deadline is Friday, June 1.
  3. Adaptive Golf $15: Tuesday, July 31 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Van Patten Golf Club, Clifton park. Professionals and therapists will be available to assist with adaptive techniques and trials in the Paramobile. This program will be followed by lunch. For more information visit vanpattengolf.com or standupandplayfoundation.org. Registration deadline is Friday, July 13.
  4. Adaptive Sailing $15: Tuesday, Aug. 7 from noon to 5 p.m. at Camp Chingachgook at Lake George. Engage in a brief on-shore safety straining before trying your hand at sailing or enjoying a boat ride. Lunch will follow the program. for information visit yknotsailing.org. Registration deadline is Friday, July 6.
  5. Adaptive Kayaking $10: Saturday, Aug. 18 with the time TBD, at Saratoga Lake, Saratoga Springs. Learn the basics of kayaking and then put them to practice on the water. For more information visit saratogarowing.com. Registration deadline is Friday, July 20.

Sunnyview's Adaptive Recreation Experiences program provides individuals with the opportunity to return to previously enjoyed activities or to try something new.

   

For more information call 516-382-4576 or email jennifer.battle@sphp.com. To register complete the registration on the brochure listed below. Payment is required with registration.

   

Summer Adaptive Recreation Experience - Brochure



Autism Awareness Days at Six Flags

Date of Event: Saturday, July 14, 2018
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Six Flags Great Adventure


Event Address:

1 Six Flags Blvd


Jackson, NJ
Event Cost: $32.50
Contact Person: Danielle Taylor Phone: Call 518-824-8923 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Six Flags Great Adventure presents Autism Awareness Days on June 2, July 14, Aug 18 and Aug 20, 2018. Admission tickets are $32.50 and include free parking, theme park and Splashwater Kingdom admission. An all-you-can-eat buffet will be available for purchase. Click here to purchase tickets and use promo code ASGCR. For more information contact Danielle Taylor at 518-824-8923 or email dataylor@sftp.com.

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Autism Awareness Days at Six Flags

Date of Event: Saturday, August 18, 2018
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Location:

Six Flags Great Adventure


Event Address:

1 Six Flags Blvd


Jackson, NJ
Event Cost: $32.50
Contact Person: Danielle Taylor Phone: Call 518-824-8923 or Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Six Flags Great Adventure presents Autism Awareness Days on June 2, July 14, Aug 18 and Aug 20, 2018. Admission tickets are $32.50 and include free parking, theme park and Splashwater Kingdom admission. An all-you-can-eat buffet will be available for purchase. Click here to purchase tickets and use promo code ASGCR. For more information contact Danielle Taylor at 518-824-8923 or email dataylor@sftp.com.

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