Providing services to persons with intellectual and developmental
disabilities since 1956

Spring 2017 Recreation Schedule


Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $35 Includes lunch, ticket, chaperones and transportation.
Date: Saturday, May 20th
Time: Drop off: 12:00 PM
Pick Up: 5:30 PM
Location: Pick up & Drop off: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham MA
Details: Experience the excitement of Latin Dance Music in an a new tango-infused dance theater piece. Arrabal follows one woman's quest to understand what took her father from her and disrupted a nation. Told through dance and the propulsive music of the band Bajofondo, the show features an ensemble and band direct from Buenos Aires, Argentina and is being performed at the American Repertory Theater.
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 9 people

Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $45 Includes lunch, ticket, chaperones and transportation.
Date: Saturday, May 13th
Time: Drop off: 2:30 PM
Pick up: 8:30 PM
Location: Drop off & Pick up: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham, MA
Details: These talented celebrity dogs have been showcased on Animal Planet dozens of times. They have appeared on Amazing Animal Video's and Planet's Funniest Animals. You may have even seen two of their original extreme canines, Air Ripley and Soaring Sierra, on the show "Pet Star". Today they will entertain GWArc as we have never seen dogs before. They fly through the air, dance to the beat, catch Frisbees and always make you smile. Due to the popularity of this trip, please RSVP by phone or email before sending in your registration!
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 9 people

Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $15 Includes dinner, chaperones and Disney Fun.
Date: Thursday, May 11th
Time: Drop off: 5:00 PM
Pick up: 7:30 PM
Location: Drop off & Pick up: 31 Woodland Rd., Waltham MA
Details: By popular demand, join us for a night of experiencing the timeless magic that only Disney can provide. We will watch a classic movie with friends right at Woodland Road. You can dress as your favorite Disney character or just share what your favorite Disney moments are. Dinner will be served along with popcorn.
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 20 people

Posted By: Saul Gonzalez
Cost: $45 Includes chaperones and professional instructor.
Dates: Tuesday, April 11th and 25th
Tuesday, May 2nd, 16th, & 23rd
Time: 4:15-5:00 P.M
Location: Meet at: Center Stage, 881 Main St., Waltham, MA
Details:I LOVE DANCE 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. I LOVE DANCE classes feature the newest moves set to popular party music. You can even request to learn dance moves to your favorite song. After class, you will be able to show off your moves at one of GWArc's dances. Everyone moves to their own beat and at their own pace.
Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers!
Minimum: 5 people Maximum: 10 people

Posted By: Joanne Raymond
Cost: FREE
Date: Playgroup: Sundays, Tutoring/Mentoring: Privately arranged.
Time: Playgroup: 1:00-3:00 PM, Tutoring/Mentoring: Privately arranged.
Location: Brandeis University
Ages: Playgroup: 5-10, Tutoring/Mentoring: All Ages/Young Adult

Details: Brandeis University's student run SPECTRUM provides an inclusive playgroup for children promoting social skills, community and fun! Additionally, Spectrum will match student volunteer tutors and mentors with children, adolescents and young adults with developmental disabilities, thus providing them with social, emotional, and educational supports. Don't miss out on this wonderful and free opportunity!

Contact: for more information.

Posted By: Joanne Raymond
Cost: FREE Includes chaperones and snack.
Date: Thursday, March 9th, 16th, and 30th
Thursday, April 20th
Time: Drop off: 3:30
Pick up: 5:00 PM

Location: Ridgewood Common at Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

Details: Come hang out with Brandeis students and enjoy music, dancing, arts, crafts, games, cooking, baking, exercise and good conversation! Special guests will also join us bringing dance, music and arts to demonstrate and share. This group is open to the entire GWArc community; all ages and interests are welcome. We'll join together to celebrate all of your favorite holidays, plan activities together, have a lot of fun and create lasting friendships. See why this is one of our most popular events.

Minimum: 3 People Maximum: 20 People

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