Wondering what you missed this month? Let us help.
From blogs to heartwarming stories and videos, we've rounded up all the things we found shareable on the web.
Straight from the DSAGSL
TREE House Camp Champ Special Offer
The TREE House of Greater St. Louis, formerly known as
Therapeutic Horsemanship, is offering a $100 discount to
Down Syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis families
who enroll a child in TREE House's "Camp Champ"
Summer Camp the week of July 28th to August 1st OR the
week of of August 4th to August 8th. Discount is only for
new camp registrations, and is only valid for the 2 weeks
of camp listed above.
Camps are led by licensed therapists and activities include horseback riding, horse-related activities, crafts, art and music, games, and more!
More information about the camps, as well as online registration, is available here. Please be sure to enter the promo code THDSAGSL14 in the "Questions/Comments" area of the online registration form to redeem the discount. Space in camps is limited.
If you have questions about the summer camp program, please contact Camp Director, Holly Light at 636.332.4940, ext. 220 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations, Zane Zika!
Check out the photo of the week! That artist is our friend, Zane, whose peers held him a special celebration party when his artwork was purchased. Zane turned around and donated the check for his piece to the DSAGSL. What an amazing guy! Congratulations, Zane! Thank you for thinking of us!
Down syndrome news and resources
June Coffee Talk: Down Syndrome & Alzheimer's disease
Tuesday, June 17, 6-7pm at the DSAGSL Office
Join us at Coffee Talk for some insight on this topic. Learn the signs and
symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and how Down syndrome and Alzheimer's
disease intersect. Contact Erin at email@example.com for more information or to
Potty Training Tips
In case you missed the Sharing Our Strategies e-blast last week, click here to see
a list of tips and resoureces for potty training!
Stories, photos and videos to put a smile on your face
Photos from Football Camp for the Stars: Night One and Night Two
Photos from Motte's Mob
Photos from Lydia Cox Memorial Bike Camp
Photos from Step Up for Down Syndrome: Team and Event
Blog - Our Problem Solver
Goedeker Home Life - Interview with Jeremie
Video - What Makes Your Different Makes You Beautiful
Video - A Journey of Acceptance and Love
Local links, community groups and more
Central Missouri Down Syndrome Networking Event
Wednesday, June 25 at 6pm
Memorial Park Pavilion in Jefferson City
The Central Missouri Down Syndrome Community Group is hosting a FREE
event this month for all their families. It's a chance to get together, talk to
old friends, meet new ones, enjoy a good dinner and some fun. Dinner will
be catered by Lee's Chicken. Memorial Park has two playgrounds: one for
the 5 and under crowd and one newly remodeled for the bigger kids. Email
firstname.lastname@example.org for more info!
Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City Workability Summit