programs school-aged children and teens:
Yoga Tales – Yoga Tales is a fun and interactive yoga class that promotes self-confidence and self-esteem through stories and sounds. Wednesdays from 10am to 11am June 7th through August 2nd. . Each class explores a new book, which invites learners and yogis alike to strike a pose and stretch along to the story. Students will strengthen their muscles and reading comprehension. Yoga Tales encourages movement while enhancing flexibility, strength, coordination, and body awareness. Yoga Tales also aims to improve concentration and sense of calmness and relaxation. You can sign your child up for one, a couple, or all sessions, and siblings are welcome too!
Wednesdays from 10am to 11am June 7th through August 2nd
Sci-Tech – Sci-Tech for kids brings science, technology, engineering, and math (stem) learning and experiments to kids ages 5 and up in fun and challenging ways. Sci-Tech inspires children to build on their natural curiosity by teaching engineering concepts through hands-on learning! The 8 week summer session will feature a new theme each week, starting with the solar system, and ending with a science fair showcasing your child’s project.
Wednesdays from 11am to 12pm from June 7th to August 2nd.
Science Fair on August 3rd 6 to 7pm.
Drumming Circle – We are so excited to partner with Annie and Joe from Adventures in Social drama to bring GiGi's Participants a Social Drumming Circle Class! Participants in this drummatic experience will develop community, exercise rhythmic skill development, and explore a variety of musical cultural genres. This summer we will offer two slots for two age groups. Participants ages 11 and up are invited to join us from 1:30 to 2:15pm, and participants ages 3 to 10 are invited to join us from 2:15 to 2:45 pm. Individuals in the older group will have the opportunity to evaluate musical selections and peer thoughts on preferred styles of music.
Various Thursdays from 1:30 to 2, and 2 to 2:45 from June 8th to August 3rd. Please view signup for specific dates.
programs for teens and adults:
Drama Troupe – Drama Troupe is a 10-week program for individuals with Down syndrome ages of 12 and up. The program meets every Thursday from 3:30 to 5:00 pm with ending presentations on August 19th and 20th. Class will begin with auditions on June 12th. Class size is limited to 12 participants, and registration is required (all students registered will receive a part in the play). Acting Coaches Annie M. and Joe P. from Adventures in Social Drama will be teaching this program!
Friends, Fun, & Fitness – Our friends get together each week for physical activity! Our group of Friends is growing, and we want you to join us! This group is offered for individuals of all abilities ages 8 & up, and their siblings! Space is limited, so sign up is required. We hope to see you this summer!
Tuesdays from 10am to 11am June 13h through July 25th
Kid’s Cooking Club – Let’s get cooking with friends at GiGi’s! This program is geared toward building safety awareness in the kitchen and preparing healthy recipes that also taste great. This program is open to individuals with Down syndrome ages 9+! You can attend one, a couple, or all classes! Class size is limited to 10 participants, so sign up today!
Tuesdays from 11am to 1pm June 12th through July 25th
programs for adults:
Adult Cooking Club – Let’s get cooking with friends at GiGi’s! This program is geared toward building safety awareness in the kitchen and preparing healthy recipes that also taste great. This program is open to individuals with Down syndrome ages 9+! You can attend one, a couple, or all classes! Class size is limited to 10 participants, so sign up today!
Thursdays from 11am to 1pm June 15th through July 27th