From: Ranwa Nin El-khoury
Sent: Monday, June 28, 2010 1:19 PM
To: Ranwa Nin El-khoury
Subject: July E-News from the City of Altamonte Springs- Special Community Services

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City of Altamonte Springs & Advisory Board for the Disabled, Inc.
JULY 2010 e-REMINDERS

 

Monthly Highlights

July 5: NO BOWLING

July 7: Summer Camp

July 12: Bowling 

July 14: Summer Camp

July 19: Bowling

July 21: Summer Camp

July 26: Bowling

Jul7 28: Summer Camp, Belly Dancing

 

 

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www.AltamonteSpecials.
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Contact Information

Activities Coordinator:
Ranwa Nin El-khoury
W: 407-571-8814
C: 321-463-0675
F: 407-571-8809

  Email:
rrel-khoury@altamonte.org

Mail To:
  225 Newburyport Avenue Altamonte Springs Fl, 32701

Office Location:
Eastmonte Park
830 Magnolia Drive
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

Activity Locations:
Eastmonte Park
830 Magnolia Drive
Altamonte Springs, Fl 32701

Westmonte Park
624 Bills Lane
Altamonte Springs, Fl 32714

AMF Altamonte Lanes
280 Douglas Avenue
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
 

SUMMER NEWSLETTER

 

Read Your Copy Today...

Click Here to View the 2010 Summer Newsletter. Next publication will be released in mid-August 2010.

 

BOWLING PRACTICES

 

Every Monday Excluding Holidays

Practice is held every Monday, excluding holidays, at the Altamonte AMF Lanes from 3-5pm. Cost will increase to $2 per game beginning on June 21, 2010. Scores are recorded throughout the year and trophies are awarded at the Banquet with participant's high score.

This months dates: Monday, July 12, 19, 26

NO BOWLING ON MONDAY JULY 5th

 

Special Olympics Bowling:

Training scores will be collected for Special Olympics eligibility starting on Monday, June 21. To participate in Special Olympics Competitions, bowlers must:

  • Have an active Special Olympics Physical on file before County Games. This form is different from the City of Altamonte Springs's Medical Form.  
  • Bowl 10 games before State Games *Updated Rule*
  • Attend County Games on Saturday, August 21
  • Attend Area Games on Saturday, September 25
  • Let us know that you want to compete by signing up with Nin no later than Monday, July 26
  • Sign Up Sheet will be available at bowling, or call/email to place athletes' name on the list.

 

BELLY DANCING

 

Next Practice: Wednesday, July 28, 2010 

Our Special Needs Belly Dancers & family members meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month to exercise & prepare for performances. Location has been changed to Eastmonte Park from 6:30-7:30pm. Cost: $1.00/person. (Practice held once a month during Jan/Feb and Jun/July)

 

CHEST FREEZER DONATION IN NEED

 

For the Advisory Board for Disabled, Inc.

The Advisory Board for the Disabled, Inc. is in search for a chest freezer. The needed size is 25 cubic feet. If you have a chest freezer that you can donate, or know someone that can help, please contact Vinnie Coon at 407-571-8812 or VCoon@altamonte.org 

 

2010 SUMMER CAMP 

 

Lots of FUN in the SUN and we still aren't DONE!

The first month of camp has been enjoyable for the group of more than 50 campers and our wonderful volunteer counselors.

 

The group has enjoyed swimming, games, crafts, bowling, special guests, including the Altamonte Springs Police and K-9, Park Rangers, Waste Water Management, and Urban Beautification. Although June's fun has passed, they have many more adventures in store for July.  

 

Please click here to view photos of the fun!

 

UPDATE TO NEXT E-NEWSLETTER

 

Updated your Spam Settings

The August E-newsletter is scheduled to be sent on July 30 with a different method of distribution, a program called CONSTANT CONTACT.

 

If you do not receive your e-newsletter by the first week of August, please check your SPAM Box to see if your e-newsletter was misdirected. If so, you can adjust your email settings to allow the e-newsletter to be delivered monthly.

 

If you continue to have problems, please feel free to contact us. Thank you.    

 

PROGRAMS TO RESUME
 IN THE FALL

 

NIGHTBIRD DANCES

 

Dances resume in September 2010 

Themed dances are held one Friday per month from 7-9pm. Refreshments are provided.

 

Cost is $2 per participant and $1 per companion/family member/guest.

Prizes awarded for dance contest winners, costume contest winners & birthdays! If you have a group home or a large party, please call in advance and we will reserve your group a table(s).

 

BALLROOM DANCING

 

Next session begins in October 2010.

USA Dance - Central Florida will be offering another Ballroom Dancing workshop in October 2010. Details TBA. Volunteers needed and welcome. Keep an eye out for registration details.

 

Photos from the 2010 May Showcase are available online at: www.rikuanna.com/preview/dancers

 

STOP TRIPS

 

"Saturday Time Out for Parents"

STOP Trips take place one Saturday a month and are socially, physically and educationally beneficial field trips. Cost: $3 per person with lunch provided. *Feel free to send souvenir money for trips*
 
To Sign Up: 
You must RSVP on the designated day a week prior to the trip by phone or email. Reservations are taken in the order received. Only one message is required. Space is limited. Please send your reservation to only: 407-571-8814 or
rrel-khoury@altamonte.org  

 

Next Trip:

Trips Resume in September 2010.

 

THURSDAY NIGHT OUT

 

Westmonte Park from 7:30pm-8:30pm

"Thursday Night Outs" are held on Thursday evenings, excluding the 1st Thursday of the month. They are designed to allow participants to get together and just have some fun! Events are held at Westmonte Park and time has changed to 7:30-8:30pm. Cost: $1.00 with refreshments.

 

*Please let us know if you will be attending the cooking class. 

 

Program will resume in September 2010.  

 

SPARKLERS CHEERLEADING

 

Registration will be held in October 2010.  

Athletes range in ages, beginning at age 6 up to age 60. They are divided into different performance squads. Groups prepare for performances, parades, other community events and some prepare for local competitions.

 

 2010 CALENDAR, NEWSLETTER, and MEDICALS

 

2010 MEDICAL FORMS

Please make sure to turn in your 2010 Medical Form. These must be on file for participants to take part in our activities. Forms do not need a doctors signature and can be completed by the parent or guardian. They can be mailed to you or can be downloaded by clicking here.


2010 NEWSLETTER & CALENDARS

Please Click Here to download the 2010 Winter/Spring Newsletter. This document has been updated since the Holiday Gala and was mailed out to all families.

Please remember that the information listed in the newsletter is more current then the calendar. Calendars were handed out at the Holiday Gala. If you did not receive your calendar, please pick one up at any of our events or contact us to have one mailed to you. Calendar can also be downloaded by clicking here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ranwa Nin El-khoury   
Special Needs Activities Coordinator
City of Altamonte Springs
225 Newburyport Avenue
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
http://www.altamonte.org

- RREl-Khoury@Altamonte.org
' 407-571-8814
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