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Virtual Music Therapy

First Wednesday of the month 6:30pm to 7:30pm Register to receive the virtual link All ages Join us for Virtual Music Therapy hosted by DSAWM and MSU Music Therapy Services. To register, please email Cathy Blatnik at blatsie63@yahoo.com with the participant's full name, birthdate, and phone number. This is a free program open to all […]

Canceled Movie-Making and Music with Arts in Motion

Special Olympics Michigan Unified Sports & Inclusion Center 160 68th St SW, Grand Rapids, MI

Thursdays, February 2 - April 13 5:00pm to 6:00pm SOMI Auditorium Ages 10+ This winter we will begin offering a movie-making class for our members in partnership with the team at Arts in Motion! Develop your acting skills in a fun and inclusive environment! Registration is open HERE! For more information or if you have […]

Canceled GR Cooking Capers

DSAWM 160 68th St. SW, Ste. 110, Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Life Skills Room, Special Olympics Michigan Center* *Subject to change due to building construction Ages 16+ or 12+ with a parent/caregiver present Cooking Capers introduces teens and adults to culinary terminology, cooking methods, measurements, and kitchen safety while crafting a delicious, healthy recipe. We are very conscious of dietary restrictions […]

21 Shades Gathering

Special Olympics Michigan Unified Sports & Inclusion Center 160 68th St SW, Grand Rapids, MI

Saturday, March 4th 3:00pm to 6:00pm SOMI Main Gymnasium Join the 21 Shades group for an open gym day! Bring your children out for a day of fun and games! REGISTER HERE! 21 Shades is a support group for families of color and multicultural/multiracial families who are part of the West Michigan Down syndrome community. […]

Reaching with Rhythm

DSAWM 160 68th St. SW, Ste. 110, Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Wednesday, March 8 5:30pm to 6:30pm Rhythm Dance Center in Belmont Ages 4 and up Join the Reaching with Rhythm Outreach Dance Program for a fun night of performances, interactive learning of new dance genres, and an exploration of rhythms and sounds! Wear clothes and shoes you are comfortable to move around in. Registration is […]

World Down Syndrome Day Dance

Special Olympics Michigan Unified Sports & Inclusion Center 160 68th St SW, Grand Rapids, MI

Saturday, March 18th 6:00pm to 8:00pm SOMI Main Gym Mark your calendars! The World Down Syndrome Day Dance is back! This year, we're bringing back the 1990s! Come dressed in your best 90's themed clothes and your craziest socks for an awesome night of dancing, snacks, games, and #DownSyndromeAwareness! It's gonna be totally rad, dudes! […]

Friends Just Like Me at GRCM

Grand Rapids Children's Museum 11 Sheldon Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Monday, March 20 4:00pm to 6:00pm Grand Rapids Children's Museum Friends Just Like Me is a social gathering for young children with Down syndrome at the Grand Rapids Children's Museum. Join us for fun activities and to meet other families with children with Down syndrome. If you plan to attend, please register HERE!  

Aging with Disabilities Workshop

Special Olympics Michigan Unified Sports & Inclusion Center 160 68th St SW, Grand Rapids, MI

3:00pm to 5:00pm Social hour with light refreshments from 5:00pm to 6:00pm SOMI Auditorium Our Aging with Disabilities Workshop will feature representatives from the Alzheimer's Association, Disability Advocates, Arts in Motion, and David L. Carrier Law Firm to cover many topics that are pertinent to the aging community.  Speakers will fill the first hour with […]

Canceled Shape Up!

DSAWM 160 68th St. SW, Ste. 110, Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Mondays, January 23 through April 10 6:00pm to 7:30pm Studio, Special Olympics Michigan Unified Sports & Inclusion Center Ages 14+ Shape Up is a health and fitness program for teens […]