Courageous Kids Climbing Events
Courageous Kids Climbing is an organization that provides free opportunities for children with special needs to experience the various forms of rock climbing. They are hosting some activities in the near future:
For more information on any of these events, visit the “Courageous Kids Climbing” Facebook page, or send an e-mail to Jeff Riechmann (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Clallam Night to Shine 2017
With funding from the Tim Tebow Foundation, host church Hillcrest Baptist partnered with 4 area groups (Camp Beausite NW, Clallam Mosaic, The Crossing Church & Wilderness Escapes) to make Night to Shine happen in Port Angeles on February 10, 2017. Olympic Peaks Camera Club members (Jim Hagen, Barbara Lippert, Tim O'Neil, Ardythe Wendt, Celene Wendt) captured some of the highlights of the evening.
"Ask an Obuds" Webinars
2nd Tuesday of Every Month
2017 DDAC Meetings
Swimming will begin on Friday, March 10, 2017 at William Shore Pool in Port Angeles. Swimming is scheduled from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Plan to be in the pool from 3:45 pm until 4:45 pm. The date and place have not yet been set for the regional swim meet.
TRACK & FIELD
Track & Field will begin on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Port Angeles High School track. Track & Field runs from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. PARTICIPANTS SHOULD DRESS APPROPRIATELY!!! (e.g. layers, a warm coat, hat, and mittens or gloves). In the past, there has been snow during the first few weeks of Track & Field. The regional track meet will be on Saturday, April 29, 2017.
SPRING & SUMMER GAMES
What has been known in the past as the Summer Games will now be known as the Spring Games - they will be held at JBLM in the first weekend in June. The "Summer Games" will be held in August and will include summer sports (that means golf & softball for the Orcas).
The regional golf tournament will be on Saturday, July 15, 2017 (two weeks earlier than usual and on a Saturday, rather than a Sunday).
You MUST have an Application for participation (AFP) signed by a qualified health provider to practice or compete with us. Once signed, the forms ARE valid for ALL SPORTS for 3 YEARS
Parents and Caregivers please note: If your athlete requires close supervision, please provide an attendant for practices and for the tournament.
Questions? Call Wendy @ 360-477-4134
Athlete Leadership & Family Support Volunteers Needed
Special Olympics Washington is looking for volunteers to serve on Area Leadership Teams (http://specialolympicswashington.org/areas/) around the state. If you’re interested in the ongoing volunteer opportunities listed below, please sign up for a 30 minute informational webinar on Wednesday, May 10 at 5:30 pm: Webinar Registration
Athlete Leadership Liaisons
Are you passionate about inclusion? … Do you have a desire to see people of all abilities in meaningful leadership roles in the community? … Are you comfortable communicating and working alongside people with diverse skills and/or behaviors?
If so, serving as an Athlete Leadership Liaison may be a great fit for you! Download the “AL Liaison Role” document below or sign up for the webinar to learn more.
Family Support Coordinators
Interested in helping families of people with disabilities connect to needed resources & supports? … Are you comfortable listening to family concerns and helping them find answers? … Are you able to organize information and communicate with multiple people on an ongoing basis?
If so, you may be a great fit as a Family Support Coordinator! Download the “Family Support Coordinator Role” overview below or sign up for the webinar to learn more.
For more information or to volunteer with Clallam County Orcas, send email to ClallamCountyOrcas@gmail.com.
301 Lopez Ave, Rm #4
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Parent to Parent
Coffee & Conversation Dates:
September 12, 2017
9:30 am - 11 am
Youth Room, HTLC
301 Lopez Ave
Port Angeles, WA
Mom's (& Dad's Too!) Night Out
Sep 15th: Sergio's (205 E 8th St B, Port Angeles)
Oct 20th: Baja Cantina (531 W Washington St, Sequim)
For news & information check out the P2P section of our webpage.