Springs, FL 32701
AMF Altamonte Lanes
Springs, FL 32714
Counselors will help supervise a group of
individuals with special needs ages 13 and up.
Counselors need to be 16 years of age or older.
Community service hours will be signed off
10, 17, 24 and July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
*Volunteers do not have to attend
Eastmonte Park from
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began on May 4 and filled up quickly. To be added
to the waiting list, please contact Nin.
here for a list of other local summer camps.
June 5, 2009
Pool & Dance
your bathing suit and come on out to our annual
Pool Party on Friday, June 5, 2009 from 7-9pm at
Park, 624 Bills
Lane, Altamonte Springs, Fl 32714.
will be parting the night away rain or
shine - with music on
the pool deck and refreshments and seating
Cost has increased to
$2 per participant and $1 per companion/family
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
is held every Monday, excluding holidays, from
3-5pm at the Altamonte AMF Lanes. Cost is
$1.75/game, which includes shoe
Scores are recorded
throughout the year and trophies are awarded at
the Banquet announcing each participant's high
Monday, June 1, 8, 22, 29.
bowling on Bowling Banquet day, Monday June
Olympics Training Begins Monday June
Scores will be recorded for those athletes who
wish to compete in Special Olympics. County Games will
be on Monday, August 24. Athletes must bowl 10
games before that date and have a SPECIAL OLYMPICS
PHYSICAL to be eligible to compete.
SPECIAL NEEDS BALLROOM
week workshop coming in September
Dance is a national nonprofit organization that
promotes the quality and the quantity of ballroom
dancing in the United
States. (www.USADANCE.org). The Central
Florida Chapter is very enthusiastic about
reaching out to our special needs community to
teach ballroom dancing.
workshop will be taught by a USA Dance instructor.
Students from USA Dance will be volunteering their
time as dance partners for our participants. The
goal is to introduce participants to 5 different
dances and end the workshop with a Family
participants should contact us before August 2009
to be added to the Interest List. Official
Registration will begin in mid/late August.
Sundays from 1:30pm-2:30pm
ACROSS the street from LBHS and BEHIND Forest City
1010 Sand Lake
September 13, 20 27
Sunday, October 4, 11, 18,
Sunday, November 1, 8, 15, 22
December 13, 2009
Invite the family and
friends to watch
Registration for full workshop. Non
Limited to 20
Registration will begin in
mid/late August; however contact us soon to be
added to the interest
What to wear:
NEEDS BELLY DANCING
Practice on Wednesday, June 24,
Special Needs Belly Dancers & family members
meet the 3rd & 4th Wednesday of each month to
exercise & prepare for performances at
Westmonte Park from
6:30-7:30pm. Cost: $1.00/person.
with special needs, ages 13 and
Currently, we are looking into expanding our
services to individuals under the age of 13. If
you have a child with special needs under the age
of 13 or know of one, please take a few moments to
complete and return the survey
look forward to your feedback and hope to become
of service to your family in the future. Thank
Here for Survey
make sure to turn in your 2009 Medical Form. These
must be on file for participants to take part in
our activities. Thank you for your help with this.
Here for 2009 Medical
remember that the information listed in the
newsletter is more current then the calendar.
Calendars will be 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. Click
Here to view calendar online.
Starting Soon! Volunteers
are grateful to have 3 locations donating their
facilities to our athletes. Practices will begin
on Saturday May 30 & Sunday May 31 at the
from 8am-10am at RDV
Summit Blvd, Orlando Fl
(For beginners only - lead up events and
1pm-3pm at Oviedo Aquatics
148 Oviedo Boulevard,
(For strokes, endurance and 50M+
Sundays from 8am-10am at
Lake Brantley High
Sand Lake Road, Altamonte
Springs, Fl 32714 (For
strokes, endurance and 50M+ events)
is limited! Please visit our sports page for more
details or contact Mindy Setzer to sign up.
Contact Mindy Setzer at 321-276-6463 or
sports are scheduled to begin in mid-June. Please
contact the head coach for more information on
participating or if you are interested in
Gold's Gym Altamonte on Saturdays from 4-6pm.
Starting on June 20. Fran Carrozza, 321-297-8669
Two approved training sites:
Thursdays at AMF
Casselberry Lanes from 6-8pm beginning June 25.
Neil Scribner, 407-927-9594
Mondays at AMF
Altamonte Lanes from 3-5pm beginning June 22. Nin
Artistic & Rhythmic Location & Date TBA.
Dottie Magill 407-234-7112
Location & Date TBA. Titilayo "T" Cogdell
Trottwood Park in
Winter Springs on Saturdays beginning in late
July. Mark Taylor 407-699-4776
Olympics Seminole County provides free year-round
sports training and competition in over 12
different sports for athletes with intellectual
disabilities, ages 8 and
more information: 407-263-8043 or
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