Friday, July 12 1st session: 9am-12pm, 2nd session: 12:30-3pm John Collins Park Learn to ride the waves at an adaptive water ski clinic! DSAWM is partnering with Kentwood Parks and Recreation to teach members how to water ski in a safe and fun learning environment. Two clinics will be offered at John Collins Park on Friday, July 12th at 9:00am-12:00pm (12 participants) and 12:30pm-3:00pm (10 participants). Members aged 7+ are welcome. Please bring a swimsuit, towel, and, if you have…Find out more »
Saturday, August 10th 10am-noon Grand Rapids Children's Museum It’s a family baby shower! Families raising children with Down syndrome aged 5 and younger are invited to celebrate their beautiful new additions with DSAWM at the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum. Oh, Baby is a great opportunity for parents and siblings to connect with other families experiencing Down syndrome and learn about all that DSAWM has to offer. There will be time to mingle, play games, enjoy refreshments, and, afterwards, explore the Children’s…Find out more »
Sunday, December 8th Time TBD Grand Rapids Public Museum Join us for the 2019 Member Holiday Party! This year we will be gathering at a new location: the Grand Rapids Public Museum! Members will have the opportunity to explore the museum, ride the Spillman Carousel, and view a holiday-themed planetarium showing all free of charge! Sweets (with a gluten-free option) will also be provided and Santa Claus will fly down from the North Pole to take photos and hear all…Find out more »
INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY
DSAWM follows the same weather policy as Grand Rapids Public Schools. If GRPS is closed, DSAWM programs are cancelled. Program cancellation will be posted on the DSAWM homepage and Facebook. Time permitting, program participants will also be notified by email or phone.