SPECIAL NEEDS Programs
Sponsored By The Monica Buckley Foundation
Activities will include Karate, Music, Art, Yoga, Cooking, Pre-vocational Activities and Games. If you are new to the program, please email Cyndi Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LOCATION: Moorestown Recreation Center, 111 W. Second Street
DATES: SPRING SESSION: Thursdays, March 21 to May 23 (no program April 25)
AGES: High School special needs students and young adults. Open to residents and non residents.
TRANSPORTATION: Provided by the Moorestown Township Public Schools Participants from the Moorestown High School will be bused after school to the Moorestown Recreation Center and transported home leaving at 4:30 pm.
Questions or to Volunteer- Contact the Department of Parks and Recreation at 856-914-3093.
REGISTRATION: Register at: Community Pass
SPECIAL NEEDS BASKETBALL CLINIC
Join us for our "Everybody Wins" Basketball Clinic. Individuals with special needs and their siblings or friends will practice basketball skills related to passing, dribbling, defending, and shooting, in a positive and fun atmosphere.
LOCATION:Church Street Recreation Center.
DATE:Sunday, March 31.
TIME:1:00pm to 2:30pm.
INSTRUCTOR:Cate McCarthy Devone and the Moorekids Teen Leaders.
REGISTRATION: Register at: Community Pass under Spring 2019
SPECIAL NEEDS SUMMER RECREATION PROGRAM – 2019 “KIDS HELPING KIDS”.
AGES:Two groups – Ages 5 to 12 (Students transitioning from kindergarten to first grade to 6th grade) Ages 12/13 to 21. (Students transitioning from 6th to 7th grade to young adults)
DATES:Monday, July 1 thorugh Friday, July 26 (no program July 4 or 5).
TIME:Monday – Thursday 12:30-3:30 PM (directly following ESY), Friday – 8:30-3:30.
LOCATION:Upper Elementary School, Borton Landings Road.
TRANSPORTATION:Morning bus transportation is provided to Moorestown residents who attend the ESY program. Afternoon and Friday bus transportation will not be provided. Parents will need to be at the UES by 3:30 PM for pick up.
ACTIVITIES: Field trips, theater, arts and crafts, games.
BRING:Bagged lunch and an afternoon snack.
FEE:$100.00 per participant (VISA and MasterCard accepted).
SUPERVISION:Certified Special Education Teachers, Nurse, Recreation Staff For further information contact the Dept of Recreation at 856-914-3093 located at the Church Street Recreation Center.
The Maple Shade TOPSoccer Program and the Moorestown Department of Parks and Recreation are offering an inclusive soccer program open to children ages 3-21 with special needs. The program offers a modified version of the game of soccer designed to provide a fun, relaxed, and active environment for children with special needs to participate with the help of a "Buddy".
Church Street Recreation Center Gym, Moorestown
Saturdays; starting March 16
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Free, but you must register. Registration is on the Maple Shade Soccer Club, www.mapleshadesoccer.net.
For more information on TOPS Soccer, contact Catherine (Kate) Devone at Catherine.a.McCarthy@gmail.com
SPECIAL NEEDS OPEN GYM- will follow soccer program from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.
MISSION VOICE 5K
5K Race and 1 Mile Walk to benefit the Moorestown Parks and Recreation Special Needs Programs. The run will be hosted at Moorestown Friends School (110 E. Main Street, Moorestown). Early Registration $30 and Race-day registration $35.