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Family Support Calendar of Events

Activities Summary

If interested in attending please complete a registration form.

NEW PROGRAM
Skills for Modern Man
young men 21 yrs. old +
January 29 & February 5-12-26 & March 5-12-19-26 & April 2-9
Time: 6:30pm -8:00pm
Pre-registration is required
$120 for supplies and monthly outings
Place: South Shore Support Services 884 Washington Street Weymouth, MA 02189 Please see flyer for more information
Mondays
*Adult Music Therapy
(Ages 14+ )
Nov.-27 & Dec. 4-11
18- & Jan. 8-22-29 & Feb 5
4:45pm -5:45pm
$120.00 for 8 weeks
Facilitate social-emotional development Increase individual’s attention and engagement encourage communication and interaction Improve motor skills and body awareness
New Session Mondays *Adult Music Therapy
(Ages 14+ )
Feb.12-26 & March 5-12-19-26 & April 2-9
4:45pm -5:45pm
$120.00 for 8 weeks
Facilitate social-emotional development Increase individual’s attention and engagement encourage communication and interaction Improve motor skills and body awareness
*Mix-Up Mondays
(Ages 14+ )
Every Monday we will have different activities.
Nov. 20 -27 & Dec. 4-11
18- & Jan. 8-22-29
6:00PM – 7:30PM
8 weeks
$10.00 per class for includes dinner
1st week – News2you: See Below 2nd week: Theme Bingo- Theme Bingo – Each month we will be using different themed bingo cards to teach time, money, weather and much more. 3rd week Adult Social Club: The social club will be facilitated by Family Support Coordinator. These will be evenings of fun as well as a great opportunity for social interaction. 4th week-Money Sense: New curriculum: The class will focus on identifying coins, practice making small purchases at the Family Support Center, and learning to make change.
NEW SESSION
*Mix-Up Mondays
(Ages 14+ )
Every Monday we will have different activities.
Nov. 20 -27 & Dec. 4-11
18- & Jan. 8-22-29
6:00PM – 7:30PM
8 weeks
$10.00 per class for includes dinner
1st week – News2you: See Below 2nd week: Theme Bingo- Theme Bingo – Each month we will be using different themed bingo cards to teach time, money, weather and much more. 3rd week Adult Social Club: The social club will be facilitated by Family Support Coordinator. These will be evenings of fun as well as a great opportunity for social interaction. 4th week-Money Sense: New curriculum: The class will focus on identifying coins, practice making small purchases at the Family Support Center, and learning to make change.
NEW PROGRAM
Fun and Fitness Class
Ages 6+
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Jan. 23- 30 &Feb. 6-13-27 & March 6-13-20
4:30pm -5:30pm
$64.00 for 8 weeks
Wall-to-Wall jumping, sliding, and bouncing fun features inflatable slides, jumps, and obstacle courses, guaranteed to keep your kids active, happy, and healthy. Place: KidZone 175 Washington St. Norwell, MA 02061-1709 Please Fill In Kidzone Liability Waiver. Enclosed in the packet.
Tuesdays
*Zumba Class
Ages 13+
Nov. 14-21-28 & Dec. 5-12-19 & Jan. 9-16
4:30pm -5:30pm
$64.00 for 8 weeks
Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That’s exactly what the Zumba® program is all about. It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party.
NEW SESSION
Tuesdays
*Zumba Class
Ages 13+
Jan. 23- 30 & Feb. 6-13-20-27 & March 6-13
4:30pm -5:30pm
$64.00 for 8 weeks
Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That’s exactly what the Zumba® program is all about. It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party.
Tuesdays
*News2you Class
Ages 13+
Nov. 14-21-28 & Dec. 5-12-19 & Jan. 9-16
6:00pm -7:30pm
$80.00 for 8 weeks
Includes dinner
This program will offer individuals with developmental disabilities the opportunity to connect to the world of news through symbol supported news articles, along with dozens of worksheets, games, and activities. News-2-You stands alone as the national newspaper for special education.
NEW SESSION
Tuesdays
*News2you Class
Ages 13+
Jan. 23- 30 &Feb. 6-13-20-27 & March 6-13
6:00pm -7:30pm
$80.00 for 8 weeks
Includes dinner
This program will offer individuals with developmental disabilities the opportunity to connect to the world of news through symbol supported news articles, along with dozens of worksheets, games, and activities. News-2-You stands alone as the national newspaper for special education.
NEW PROGRAM
Kids Cooking Academy
Ages 8-15 years
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January 17-24-31 & Feb.7-21-28 & March 7-14
4:30pm -6:00pm
Min – 3 kids
Max – 6 kids
$120.00 for 8 weeks
Includes dinner
They will begin learning to follow recipes and gain confidence in the kitchen; they also get to practice their growing math and reading skills. Watch them learn about the science of cooking when they see their pizza dough rise and much more. Knife skills and kitchen safety are built into this curriculum. Come and cook up some fun with us!
MOM to MOM
Support Group
Facilitated by Ann Joyce, RN
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Dec. 13
&
Jan 10
No group on Feb.14
6:30pm -8:00pm
Place:
884 Washington St.
Weymouth, MA 02190
This group will provide an opportunity for you to share common feelings, fears and experiences that only moms of a child with a developmental disability can relate to. In addition, the group provides support and community resources addressing topics that are relevant both today and for the future of your family.
Thursdays
*Karate Class
Ages 13+
New Session
Dec. 7-14 & Jan. 4-11-18-25 & Feb. 8-15
5:15pm -6:00pm
$80.00 for 8 weeks
Specific exercises can be created to fit each student’s particular developmental needs. These can help those who may experience difficulties with walking, flexibility, balance and coordination, strength, physical and motor skills, patience, awareness and attention, determination or other concerns.
Thursdays
*Yoga Class
Ages 15+
New Session
Nov. 30 & Dec. 14 &
Jan. 4-11-18-25 & Feb. 8-15
6:15pm -7:15pm
$88.00 for 8 weeks
Learn breathing and relaxing techniques along with stretching to promote inner focus and body awareness!
Thursdays
*Benefits of Yoga
Ages 15+
New Session
Nov. 30 & Dec. 14 &
Jan. 4-11-18-25 & Feb. 8-15
7:15pm -8:00pm
$88.00 for 8 weeks
The yoga class will be at a slower pace with more repetition to ensure that the any individual can follow along. The instructor wants your individual to “feel empowered,” as they learn how to correctly do the poses.
Adult Bowling League
Ages 17+
South Shore Country Club 274 South Street, Hingham MA 02043
January 5-12-19-26
& Feb. 2-9-23
7:00 p.m. – 8:30pm
$7.00 per week
Come and join us at the bowling alley! Whether it is your first time or you are an experienced bowler – everyone can learn and have a great time each week!
Holiday Dance
Mark Your Calendar!
Friday, December 15
7:00pm -9:00pm
$13.00 in advance by mail or drop-off $15.00 after December 12 or at the door
First Church in Weymouth
17 Church Street, Weymouth, MA 02189
Snacks & refreshments served.
Professional DJ
*Social Seekers
Ages 18 -28
Jan. 26 & Feb. 9-23 &
March 9-23 & April 6- 20 & May 4-18 & June 1
5:00pm -7:30pm
$250.00 for 10 weeks
We meet every other week for fun and social interaction. We will play games, do crafts, community outings (i.e. movies, eating out, paint night, etc.) as we practice socializing with a variety of staff and friends.
Theatre Club
Ages 16 +
ELF THE MUSICAL
Saturday, December 9
317 Libbey Industrial Parkway
Weymouth, MA
Sunday, December 10
Drop -off: 4:30pm
Pick-up: 11:00-11:15p
$72.00 includes dinner at 99 Restaurant & Pub
ELF The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father, discover his true identity, and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas. This modern day Christmas classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner ELF.
ALL NEW
KIDS THEATRE CLUB
Ages 10-15
Charlie Brown Christmas the Musical
Sunday, December 10
317 Libbey Industrial Parkway
Drop -off: 11:00am
Pick-up: 3:00pm -3:30pm
$40.00 includes lunch
Everyone’s favorite holiday television special LIVE in BCT’s stage production of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS. Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy and all the Peanuts gang as they produce their own Christmas pageant and ultimately learn the true meaning of Christmas…complete with the little Christmas fir tree.

DAY TIME CLASS

*Healthy Relationship
Ages 18+
Mondays: Nov. 20-27 & Dec. 11-18
January 8-22-29 & February 5-12-26
11:30am -1:00pm *
Please pack a lunch.
One-time registration fee: $75.00 this covers the cost of materials.
Join us for a brown bag lunch series and learn how to identify meaningful work, build healthy relationships at home, in the community and in the workplace and become a contributing member of society.

Facilitated by: Ken Renaud and Diane E. Westerman, MA They are certified as sexuality educators from the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services and Planned Parenthood of Massachusetts.

DAY TIME CLASS

*Culinary Connections
Ages 18+
Wednesdays:
November 15-22-29 & Dec. 6-13-20 & Jan. 3-10-17-24-31 & Feb. 7
11:00am -12:30pm
12 week session
$132.00 includes all materials
Strengthen kitchen and safety skills in this class.
In addition to the delicious and nutritious food, you will make two delicious recipes while socializing with friends.
Improve your cutting, measuring, and mixing skills, follow a recipe, and learn to waiting for your delicious creation to cook.
Have a great time!