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Trivia Night
There are still tables available. Please contact Barbara at 314.961.2504 or barbara@dsagsl.org to reserve yours now!

Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day with the DSAGSL

  Family Movie Night - Disney's Frozen

  Friday, March 21, 7p - 9p

  NEW DSAGSL Office
  The whole family is welcome for our first movie night at the
  new office! Wear your pajams and bring your pillows,
  blankets, sleeping bags and folding chairs.  We will supply
  the popcorn and drinks!


Check out our World Down Syndrome Day page for a list of all 3/21 activities and celebrations!

Down syndrome news and resources


      March Coffee Talk: Special Needs Financial Planning
      6-7pm at the NEW DSAGSL Office
      Ever wondered how to plan financially to make sure your loved one's needs
      are met? Join us at Coffee Talk for some insight on this topic. Contact Erin
      at
314.961.2504 or erin@dsagsl.org for more information or to RSVP.

     The DSAGSL Wants YOUR Feedback
!
      We are planning our summer and fall programming and need your feedback and
      ideas. Please complete this BRIEF survey by Friday, March 21 and be entered to
      win a $25 Visa gift card! Click here to to start.

     Registration Open for Bodies and Boundaries with Terri
     Couwenhoven!

                
            Saturday, April 12th
            9:00am - 3:00pm at St. Lukes Hospital in Chesterfield

            Terri Couwenhoven, the nationally known author of
            Teaching Children with Down Syndrome about Their
            Bodies, Boundaries and Sexuality and certified sexual
            educator is hosting an interactive workshop on sexual
            learning in individuals with disabilities, normal sexual
            development across the lifespan, and issues and
            concerns during puberty and beyond. For more
            information about this unique
workshop, contact Erin at
            314.961.2504 or erin@dsagsl.org.


  Don't Forget to Register for Our Spring Camps
  Healthy U Overnight CampMay 3d – May 4th @Camp Jump Start,
  Imperial, MO. Adults with Down syndrome ages 18+ and their
  parents are invited to join us for a weekend of wellness!

Lydia Cox Memorial Bike Camp – June 2nd – June 6th @ S. Tech High School. Individuals with Down syndrome ages 8+ learn to ride a two-wheel bicycle.For more information and to register, click here.

***Are you a parent, caregiver, sibling or professional who loves to bike? Are you interested in making friends and biking alongside people of all abilities? Contact Erin at erin@dsagsl.org to find out how you can help with our new community biking club!***

     Wish List

     Interested in helping the DSAGSL, but not sure what you can do? We are always
     looking for donations to help provide programs and services for our families. Drop
     by our office or drop us a line in the mail if you would like to donate any of the
     following:

          Gift cards for SAM’s club, Dierbergs, Schnucks and other local grocers.
          $0.48 or Forever stamps
          Bubble/padded mailing envelopes
          Paper goods (plates, towels, etc.)
          iTunes gift cards (app downloads)

Stories, photos and videos to put a smile on your face

Photos from Washington, D.C.
Ask Megan - From D.C.
Blog - Departing Holland
10 Things People with Down syndrome Would Like You To Know

Local links, community groups and more

              Relay and Run for 21k
             
Recreation Council Summer Resource Guide

 
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Upcoming Events

Visit our calendar online for events from us, our community groups, third party fundraisers along with Pujols Family Foundation, Albert Pujols Wellness Center at St. Luke's and DADS St. Louis!

Save the Date!

New Family Brunch - March 29

Family Picnic - May 10
Bike Camp - June 2-6
Step Up for Down Syndrome-June 8
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