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Yoga classes are open to ages 11 and up!
The classes will be held at Gray Public Library: 5026 Bobby Hicks Hwy, Johnson City, TN
The first class is Tuesday, March 1st 4:00-5:00pm
Jaime will be the teacher.
The first few sessions will be free of charge!
Our next Speaker in the Friends Speaker Series
Dr. Brian Skotko - link to website
"Keeping Children and Adolescents with Down Syndrome Healthy: All the Medical Updates That Parents Need to Know"
In this presentation, Dr. Brian Skotko reviews all of the questions and concerns that parents most often have about their sons and daughters with Ds. He provides the answers and action steps, stemming from the latest clinical research. Based on his clinical experience in the Down Syndrome Program at Massachusetts General Hospital, Dr. Skotko makes sure that every parent can anticipate medical conditions so that the potentials of all people with Ds are maximized.
"Buddy Run 5K and Family Walk with Special Needs Dash"
April 30, 2016 at ETSU.
Course location is at ETSU. Please go to registration to see a map of the race course.
8:30 - 9:15 am - Day of registration
9:30 am - Special Needs Dash (All special needs participants will receive and award)
10:00 am - 5k Run/Walk
Pre-registration (ends 4/28/2016) $20 Ages 13 and up, $10 Ages 12 and under; $5 all special needs individuals
Race Day Registration - $25 Ages 13 and up; $15 Ages 12 and under; $5 All special needs individual
Sponsorship information and form is available here.
If you wish to pay by check, please use the Printable Entry Form.
To register online and pay with a credit/debit card click here.
T-shirts will display the logo pictured here. Only those participants who are pre-registered by 4/20/16 will be guaranteed the size of their choosing.