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Special Recreation
The purpose of our Special Recreation programs is to satisfy the leisure and social needs of individuals with developmental disabilities. Our programs focus on promoting socialization, community integration, independence, and providing life-enriching experiences.
Tanzania Adams Calahan Torres Kathy Thomas
Special Recreation Supervisor Special Recreation Coordinator Special Recreation Coordinator
Sensory Stimulation
Individuals will participate and explore the many worlds of exper- imental therapy and sensory stimulation aimed to develop each
of your senses through play. Each hands-on activity is safe, fun and modi ed with the goal to arouse each of your senses to evoke positive mood, social interactions and well-being!
Wii Nights
Not ready to go home from camp yet? Come on out and enjoy some snacks while having a fun evening  lled with a variety of games from the Nintendo Wii and socializing with your friends
Age Date
Day Time
Sa 10-11:30 AM Location: George A. Leoni Complex
R/N Fee
$25/30 Min/Max: 4/8
Code #
111132 E
3-7 May 11, 25 Jun 8, 22
Jul 6, 20
This program is developed for a fun, social experience while in- structors give bowling points and tips. Participants will be assigned to lanes according to their age and ability level. All programs include two games of bowling or 11⁄2 hour and a small snack will be provided.
Location: Grant Park Min/Max: 8/24
Age Date Day
5-12 Jun 5, 19 W Jul 3, 17
Aug 7
Location: Stardust Bowl
5-6:30 PM
R/N Fee
$30/35 Min/Max: 5/12
Code #
111132 G
Expectations: Attendees are expected to engage in recreation activi- ties, practice appropriate behavior skills with staff and peers, and be able to maintain independently at a 4:1 staff ratio.
Busing: $12 Available to in district residents only
Dates and meeting times may be changed due to weather conditions or activity scheduling. Participants will receive a detailed schedule prior to start of program. Bus pick up time will be listed according to the event.
Special Recreation programs are available to all individuals with special needs within age range.
Age Date Day
12-21 May 10, 31 F Jun 14, 28
Jul 12, 26 Location: Trumbull Park
Saturday Escape
5:30-7:30 PM Min/Max: 5/12
R/N Fee
Code #
111132 II
National Ice Cream Day Ice Cream Social
Did you know today July 21st is National Ice Cream Day? Well, let us at VPD curve your cravings by indulging in a yummy ice cream sundae. Choose from our top 3 picks of chocolate, strawberry or vanilla ice cream with your favorite toppings  nished with bananas or strawberries!
Escape into the wonderful world of adventure as we explore our favorite attractions around our communities. Each week is  lled with fun as we visit a new place, so buckle up and get ready for take-off!
Age Date Day
5+ Jul 22 M Location: Kahl Park
Bowling Buddies
Time R/N Fee
12:30-1:30 PM $2/3 Min/Max: 6/24
Code #
111132 NF
Safari Lake Geneva Hollywood Blvd.
Matilda Musical
Evanston Summerfest Memorial Park cook-out Harley Davidson Museum Miner Mike’s Adventure Golf GameWorks
May 4 May 18 June 8 June 22 July 13 July 20 Aug 3 Aug 17
Date Day
May 4-Aug 17 Tu
R/N Fee
Code #
111132 SE
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