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disabilities since 1956

Spring 2017 Recreation Schedule



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02/09/2017
 
Posted By: Joanne Raymond
Cost: $45 Includes admission, dinner, snack, chaperones and transportation.
Date: Friday,March 31st
Time: Drop off: 4:30 PM
Pick up: 10:30 PM
Location: Drop off & Pick up: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham MA
Details: Let's go to the movies!! Join us for a night out!We will dine at The Chateau in Waltham before going to Burlington's AMC Cinema 10 or Waltham Embassy. Enjoy reclining plush seating as you take in a show. Movie to be determined. Theatre location and restaurant may be subject to change to accommodate movie schedule. Due to the popularity of this trip, please RSVP by phone or email before sending in your registration!
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 9 people





02/08/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $20 Includes chaperones and professional instructors.
Dates: Monday, March 6th
Monday, April 3rd
Monday, May 8th
Monday, June 5th
Time: 5:00-6:00 PM
Location: 56 Chestnut St., Waltham, MA
Details: Line Dancing is back by popular demand! Whether you are a fan of this class or if you have never tried it before, come get hog wild with Marilyn Lefort and Bernadette Bourque as they teach some classic and modern line dance techniques. A good ol' time is sure to be had by all! Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers!
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 20 people





02/07/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $20 per class Includes dinner, chaperones and professional instructor.
Dates: Thursday, March 23rd
Thursday, April 27th
Thursday, May 18th
Time: Drop off: 4:30 PM
Pick up: 6:30 PM
Location: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham, MA
Details: This cooking club takes participants on a scrumptious tour across the globe, as well as to their local farmers' markets! Emphasizing fresh vegetables and whole foods, this course caters to those who are looking to add local and global spice and excitement to their diet while reaping the health benefits that come from choosing a fresh and natural based diet. Our instructor comes to us from Healthy Waltham and was trained at Le Cordon Bleu. This is a hands-on cooking club, not a sit-down lecture, so come prepared to be a chef for a night! Participants will dine on their culinary creations at the end of each class.
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 10 people





02/05/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $3 Meeting Dues Includes chaperones
or
$6 Meeting & Dinner Dues Includes chaperones and dinner.
Dates: Thursday, April 6th
Thursday, May 4th
Time: Meeting 3:45-4:45 PM Dinner until 5:45 PM
Location: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham, MA
Details: Join Watch City Self Advocates in the fight for your rights! Learn how to speak up for yourself and others, enjoy guest speakers, volunteer for a favorite cause, meet community members and have some fun while you are doing good for yourself and others! No registration necessary but please call Michael Mullins in advance and bring your dues the day of the meeting.





02/04/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $40 Includes professional instructor, chaperones, snack and use of costumes.
Dates: Wednesday, March 8th
Wednesday, April 12th
Time: Drop off: 5:30PM
Pick up: 7:30PM
Location: Drop off & Pick up: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham, MA
Details: Drama Night allows participants a nonjudgmental space to express themselves! Explore your creative side through warm up games, music and movement, scene study and character exploration. Spend some time exploring the many personalities within you, or pretend to be someone completely different for a change. In the class we will use both sound and non-verbal means of expression. Each participant will create their own character with costumes and props! This is your chance to be a star! Costumes and props will be provided for class purposes only.
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 10 people





02/03/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $30 Includes lunch, chaperones and transportation.
Date: Saturday, April 22nd
Time: Drop off: 10:00 AM
Pick Up: 3:00 PM
Location: Pick up & Drop off: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham MA
Details: Today we will be able to see and find out how a real farm works. The farm and buildings at Great Brook Farm comprise a classic eastern Massachusetts agricultural landscape. The arrangement of open fields, sturdy walls, diversified woodlands and historic structures are significant images of our agricultural past. An active dairy farm operates year-round and we will be able to tour the farm seeing cows milked and how animals are raised. There is also an ice cream stand right on the farm. RSVP by phone or email before sending in your registration!
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 9 people





02/02/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $40 Includes admission, snack, chaperones and transportation.
Date: Friday, April 21st
Time: Drop off: 6:00 PM
Pick up: 10:30 PM
Location: Drop off & Pick up: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham MA
Details: Tonight will feature all the Big Top attractions. We will see elephants, acrobats, clowns and jugglers. Shriner's Circus is world renowned for its traditional circus and putting on a time tested show for all ages. Back by request, the Shiner's Circus and a great night of fun.
Due to the popularity of this trip, please RSVP by phone or email before sending in your registration!
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 9 people





02/01/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $30 Includes lunch, ticket, chaperones and transportation.
Date: Saturday, April 8th
Time: Drop off: 11:00 AM
Pick Up: 3:30 PM
Location: Pick up & Drop off: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham MA
Details: See the places that lead to the birth of our nation. We will have a guided tour of the historic Buckman Tavern where the Minutemen waited for Paul Revere warning that the British are coming. Next we will have a guided tour of Lexington Common, the place where the "shot that was heard around the world" occurred and started the War for Independence. Explore history in a fun hands on experience.
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 9 people





01/28/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: Free,includes chaperones and professional instructor.
Date: Tuesday, May 9th
Time: 4:15-5:00 P.M
Location: Meet at: Center Stage, 881 Main St., Waltham, MA
Details: Kids Dance Jam is the place to be. Lose yourself in the music and find yourself in shape at the original dance-fitness party hosted by professional dance instructor Annie Close in her private studio. Kids Dance Jam classes feature the newest moves set to popular party music. You can even request to learn dance moves to your favorite song. These classes are geared toward younger dancers at all skill levels. Everyone moves to their own beat and at their own pace.

Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers. Must be under 16 years old.

Minimum:
5 people Maximum: 10 people





01/27/2017
 
Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: FREE Admission, snack and soda.
Date: Wednesday, May 24th
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM
Location: French American Victory Club 193 Elm St., Waltham, MA
Details: Spring has finally sprung! The birds are singing and so should you. Let's celebrate together with a night of music, dance and socializing. This Spring Dance will include a Dance-a-Thon and will feature special performances set to music. You can invite friends and family to join us and motivate you to move to the music. We will raise money for GWArc's Recreation Plus through sponsoring how many dances you can move to. We will have a fun raffle and surprises. Show off that you love to dance and help raise money for GWArc's Recreation Plus!!

Admission to first 125 people ONLY. Snacks and drinks will be provided. You do not need to register for the dance.

Maximum: 125 people





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