Mini Golf & Ice Cream Social! (ages 13-22)Sunday, June 11th | 1:00 PM - 2:30PM
Individuals ages 13-22 are invited to join us for the last AIM gathering of the year at Golf on the Village Green in Natick! Enjoy a round of mini golf, followed by ice cream and socializing with friends!
This is a drop off event. Parents and caregivers are welcome to stay if preferred.
$20.00 – no additional cost for individuals who have purchased an annual AIM membership
scholarships always available – contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Woo Sox GameSunday, July 9th | 1:00 PM
Central Mass Down Syndrome Group is heading to the WooSox! ⚾️ July 9th 1:05pm start. Tickets $17 per person.
Western MA Family Gathering!Sunday, July 16th | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
We are excited to be hosting a Family Gathering in Look Park in Florence, MA on Sunday, July 16 from 10 AM – 2 PM at the “Mini-Shelter” by the playground and water spray park!
Please bring your own food and drinks – MDSC will provide snacks and desserts! The splash park and parking are included. The train, mini-golf and paddle boats are an extra charge.
Hope to see you there!!
*PLEASE LET THEM KNOW AT THE ENTRANCE BOOTH THAT YOU ARE ATTENDING THE MDSC EVENT AT THE MINI-SHELTER BY THE SPRAY PARK…MDSC WILL COVER THE ENTRANCE/PARKING FEE FOR EVERYONE WHO HAS RSVPed*
Splash Pad & Playground!Saturday, August 12th | 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Bring swimsuit, towel, sunscreen and snacks!
RAIN DATE – Sunday, August 13
Falmouth Road RaceSunday, August 20th |
Team MDSC runs the 51st running of the ASICS Falmouth Road Race, a 7-mile race along the pristine Cape Cod coastline.
Since 2000, Falmouth Road Race, Inc. has helped charity partners raise over $55 million and bring awareness to their causes. For the 50th running in 2022, 185 Massachusetts-based organizations were selected to participate in the “Numbers for Non Profits” program, accounting for nearly 3,600 runners.
Last Day to Access — 39th Annual Virtual ConferenceThursday, August 31st |
- the Opening Ceremony celebration in its entirety
- all of the General Session presentations (the only exception being Behavior News You Can Use, which will be available for 30 days)
- all the workshops in our Self Advocate track except for the Dance Party with DJ Dan’o
- two of our specialty workshops— Empowering Individuals with DS-ASD and Their Families; and Amplifying the Voices of Diverse Maternal Experiences
Caregiver & Parent Night OutSaturday, September 16th | 7:30PM
Night out for our caregivers and parents!
Educator’s ForumTuesday, November 14th |
The MDSC is excited to announce our Annual Educators Forum is coming back in-person on Tuesday, November 14th, 2023 at The College of the Holy Cross, in Worcester MA. We hope you will join us for a full-day of professional development with education specific workshops highlighting important information and resources to best support students with Down syndrome and other intellectual and developmental disabilities at school.