DSAGSL offers families opportunities throughout the year to connect and have fun! Visit our calendar of events for the current schedule of all of our upcoming activities.
New Family Brunch – April at the Jewish Community Center, Creve Coeur, MO: Each year new parents are invited to a brunch where they can hear from experienced parents and meet other families. Each family can invite 4 additional guests to attend the event. Childcare is provided.
Family Picnic – May @ Varying Locations: Families are invited to enjoy outdoor activities, music, dancing and a meal at our annual Family Picnic.
Step Up for Down Syndrome – June @ Forest Park, St. Louis, MO: Every year families gather together to celebrate their loved on with Down syndrome. Teams are formed, donations are collected and team members participate in the awareness walk, have lunch and enjoy a variety of family friendly activities. Visit the Step Up page for more details!
New Mother’s Luncheon – August @ Spazio Westport, St. Louis, MO: Mothers of children with Down syndrome born in the past 2 years are invited by DSAGSL and the Pujols Family Foundation to enjoy lunch and hear from other mothers. Childcare is provided.
Fall Family Event – September @ Varying Locations: Families are welcome to join DSAGSL and the Pujols Family Foundation for lunch and an afternoon of fall fun!
Walk in the Park – September/October @ Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO: Join DSAGSL for one of our biggest family events of the year. Raise awareness and walk the field before taking in a Cards game with family and friends. Visit our Walk In The Park page for details!
Down Syndrome Awareness Month Annual Talent Show – October @ Lindenwood Cultural Arts Center, St. Charles, MO: Swiftly becoming one of DSAGSL’s most anticipated events of the year, our Talent Show highlights the unique and amazing abilities of our members with Down syndrome of all ages. Visit the Talent Show Page for more info!
Holiday Party – December @ Maryland Heights Centre, Maryland Heights, MO: Join us for an afternoon of dancing, karaoke, crafts, pictures with Santa as we get ready for the holidays! Check out the Holiday Party page to learn more!
Family Movie Nights – Check Our Calendar for Upcoming Dates: Wear jammies, bring blankets and enjoy family friendly movies! Click here for the calendar!
Greater St. Louis Area Partnerships
The DSAGSL is privileged to be able to partner with area attractions and organizations to provide extraordinary events for our families. These vary by year and have included the Gateway Arch, Magic House, Purina Farms, Botanical Gardens, St. Louis Rams, St. Louis Cardinals, and St. Louis Blues.