GHFEDS Events

    • 21 Feb 2019
    • 6:30 PM
    • 15 Nov 2019
    • United Way - 1300 Bay Area Blvd, Bldg A, Room 233, Clear Lake

    This is a Board Meeting notice for active members, you must have a current annual membership to attend the meeting.

    Board meeting's are on the 3rd Thursday of the month starting at 630pm at the United Way in Clear Lake, Room 233. 

    • 02 Mar 2019
    • 30 Mar 2019
    • Verne Cox MPRC
    Register

    GHFEDS would like to invite your family for our Exercise Classes at Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center in Pasadena.

    DATES & TIMES

    March 2nd & 30th

    10-11am  -  All ages

    March 16th

    1-2pm  -  All ages


    Location

    Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center
    5200 Burke Rd
      Pasadena 77504

    Lets get moving!

    Come join UTMB Physical Therapist Students and PT Faculty for an hour of games, dancing, and much more aimed at getting your child to have fun with exercise. We plan to show participants exciting and easy ways to get active. Equipment and water will be provided so all we need is your child ready to have fun! Please consult with your physician to make sure your child is healthy enough for physical activity. Hope to see y'all there for a great time of activity and socializing!

    Registration is for all dates and free for all family members.


    • 28 Mar 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Transform and Nutrition Club - 5202 B FM517 Dickinson, Texas 77539
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    Adult Social

    Zumba & Pot Luck

    Date: Thursday March 28th
    Time: 5-7pm
    Location: Transform and Nutrition Club
    5202 B  FM 517
    Dickinson 77539

    Dinner and drinks provided.

    This social is for adults with Down syndrome ages 18 and up, parents may stay or drop off, no siblings please.

    **You must have a current Annual Membership to register for this social.**

    • 30 Mar 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center - 5200 Burke Rd, Pasadena 77504
    Register

    **We will be selling the GHFEDS 2019 calendars for $10 each, cash or checks only.**

    Everyone is welcome to dress in a costume.

     GHFEDS would like to invite your family in celebrating World Down Syndrome Day!

    We will be celebrating with a Silly Sock Dance on Saturday March 30th from 6-8pm at Verne Cox Multipurpose Recreation Center in Pasadena.

     Wear your silly socks and dance the night away, we will be crowning a WDSD King and Queen who has the silliest socks, so be creative and express yourself !!

     Entertainment includes DJ, dancing, basketball, games, and crafts.

    Sandwiches, Chickfila nuggets, chips, veggie's, fruit, desserts and drinks will be served.

    In honor of WDSD GHFEDS will donate $2500 for Down syndrome research to LuMind Foundation. The mission of LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation is to stimulate biomedical research that will accelerate the development of treatments to significantly improve cognition, including memory, learning and speech, for individuals with Down syndrome so they:

    • participate more successfully in school
    • lead more active and independent lives, and
    • avoid the early onset of Alzheimer’s Disease.

    Thank you for celebrating WDSD with GHFEDS!

    • 06 Apr 2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • Studio Movie Grill in Pearland

    **Registration is full and has closed**

    Youth & Teen Social

    Special Needs Screening of Dumbo 

    April 6th

    Movie starts at 11am

    Arrive by 1030am to get tickets and food.

    Studio Movie Grill in Pearland
    8440 S Sam Houston Pkwy E
    Houston 77075

    This social is for kids and teens with Ds ages 5-19, siblings are welcomed and will be charged $5 per sibling.

    Each child will be provided a kids meal and drink, parents will be provided a meal and drink. 

    **You must have a current Annual Membership to register for this social.**

    • 13 Apr 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Morgan's Wonderland in San Antonio
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    GHFEDS would like to invite you for a family outing at Morgan's Wonderland in San Antonio!

    Date: Saturday April 13th 

    Time: 10am-4pm

    Morgan's Wonderland
    5223 David Edwards
    San Antonio 78233

    **Registration closes April 5th**

    GHFEDS will be providing lunch in a private setting in the Main Street Pavilion, lunch will be served at 1230pm, buffet items will be announced soon, we will have the pavilion from 12-2pm.

    GHFEDS will reimburse you $50 if you choose to stay in a hotel overnight. Morgan's Wonderland Hotel Partners are listed on their website or you may choose another hotel. We are recommending the Quality Comfort Suites so we can all be together but it is your choice where to stay. You must provide a receipt of your hotel stay after the event is over to get the $50 reimbursement. Email receipt to admin@ghfeds.org.

    You will need to purchase admission group tickets at the VIP window under the name GHFEDS. Tickets will be $9 per person, child with Down syndrome and children 2 and under are Free.

    We also would like to suggest a family dinner after closing, dinner will be on your own, we are planning to eat at Blanco BBQ at 6pm, they are located at 13259 Blanco Rd.

    **You must have a current Annual Membership to register for this event.**

    GHFEDS will only be providing the Main Street Pavilion, lunch, and will reimburse $50 if you choose to stay in a hotel overnight. 

    For more information about Morgan's Wonderland and Blanco BBQ see their websites below:

    Morgan's Wonderland

    Blanco BBQ


    • 03 May 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Main Event - 1125 Magnolia Avenue Webster, TX 77598
    Register

    It's time to get a babysitter!

    Parents Night Out

    Friday May 3rd from 7-9pm

    Main Event
    1125 Magnolia Ave
    Webster 77598

    This social will include 2 hours of bowling and chips and dips for appetizers, dinner and drinks including alcoholic drinks are on your own.

    **Registration closes April 27th.**

    **You must have a current Annual Membership to register for this event.**

    • 19 May 2019
    • 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Dave & Buster's - 704 Baybrook Mall Dr. Friendswood, TX 77546
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    Teen Social at Dave & Buster's

     May 19th from 2-5pm

    Dave & Buster's
    704 Baybrook Mall Dr
    Friendswood 77546

    This social is for teens with Ds ages 13-19, siblings welcomed and will be charged $10 per sibling.

    The event includes a meal and $15 game card for the kids, appetizer trays and drinks will be served to parents.

    **You must have a current Annual Membership to register for this social.**


    • 15 Jun 2019
    • 07 Jul 2019
    • TBA
    • 5
    Register

    GHFEDS 2020 Calendar

    Calendar Rules

    You must have a current Annual Membership

    Registration fee is non-refundable

    Rescheduling photo shoot will not be permitted

    If you can not attend the photo shoot then notify us immediately so we can open your spot to other members

    You must sell a minimum of 3 calendars

    Registration fee is $21 per child with Down syndrome

    Photo Shoot Dates

    June 15 - 12 spots only

    July 7th - 12 spots only

    Location and times TBA by photographer Kerri Liles

    Calendars will be available to purchase prior to and at the Step Up Walk

GHFEDS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit support organization serving the Greater Clear Lake area, including South Houston, Pearland, Pasadena, League City, Galveston, and other surrounding areas.

admin@ghfeds.org

P.O. Box 891093
Houston, TX 77289
281-736-8008
      

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