Nov
28
10:30 AM10:30

Next Chapter Book Club at Art and Clay on Main, Lancaster

Every Wednesday - Ongoing: Next Chapter Book Club is an international organization which provides a framework for adults with disabilities to enjoy fellowship in a community setting with the goal of  promoting friendship, continuous learning, and self-advocacy skills. All reading levels are welcome including non-readers. To reserve a spot, call Janie Heston at 740-652-7220 or at jheston@fairfielddd.com or to learn more about NCBC go to http://nextchapterbookclub.org/  

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Nov
27
10:00 AM10:00

Community Choir

If you enjoy singing, listening to music, and/or playing instruments, you are invited to join the Community Choir at Learning Never Ends led by Ashley Norris of Rhythm-n-You. The choir sings a variety of tunes including all genres including the classics, rock, and country . It is a great opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones. 

Please contact Ashley Norris at ashley@rhythm-n-you.com with any questions!

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Nov
27
10:00 AM10:00

Community Art Club at Art and Clay on Main

Gather with friends to enjoy your favorite artistic hobby in a lovely setting all year long. Club members come and go as their schedules permit or stay the entire session. Bring your own unique projects to work on and your lunch or buy your lunch from the Square 7 coffee shop at Art & Clay. For more information, contact Peggy McDevitt at peggymcd@columbus.rr.com  .

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Nov
21
10:30 AM10:30

Next Chapter Book Club at Art and Clay on Main, Lancaster

Every Wednesday - Ongoing: Next Chapter Book Club is an international organization which provides a framework for adults with disabilities to enjoy fellowship in a community setting with the goal of  promoting friendship, continuous learning, and self-advocacy skills. All reading levels are welcome including non-readers. To reserve a spot, call Janie Heston at 740-652-7220 or at jheston@fairfielddd.com or to learn more about NCBC go to http://nextchapterbookclub.org/  

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Nov
20
10:00 AM10:00

Community Art Club at Art and Clay on Main

Gather with friends to enjoy your favorite artistic hobby in a lovely setting all year long. Club members come and go as their schedules permit or stay the entire session. Bring your own unique projects to work on and your lunch or buy your lunch from the Square 7 coffee shop at Art & Clay. For more information, contact Peggy McDevitt at peggymcd@columbus.rr.com  .

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Nov
20
10:00 AM10:00

Community Choir

If you enjoy singing, listening to music, and/or playing instruments, you are invited to join the Community Choir at Learning Never Ends led by Ashley Norris of Rhythm-n-You. The choir sings a variety of tunes including all genres including the classics, rock, and country . It is a great opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones. 

Please contact Ashley Norris at ashley@rhythm-n-you.com with any questions!

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Nov
14
10:30 AM10:30

Next Chapter Book Club at Art and Clay on Main, Lancaster

Every Wednesday - Ongoing: Next Chapter Book Club is an international organization which provides a framework for adults with disabilities to enjoy fellowship in a community setting with the goal of  promoting friendship, continuous learning, and self-advocacy skills. All reading levels are welcome including non-readers. To reserve a spot, call Janie Heston at 740-652-7220 or at jheston@fairfielddd.com or to learn more about NCBC go to http://nextchapterbookclub.org/  

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Nov
13
10:00 AM10:00

Community Choir

If you enjoy singing, listening to music, and/or playing instruments, you are invited to join the Community Choir at Learning Never Ends led by Ashley Norris of Rhythm-n-You. The choir sings a variety of tunes including all genres including the classics, rock, and country . It is a great opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones. 

Please contact Ashley Norris at ashley@rhythm-n-you.com with any questions!

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Nov
13
10:00 AM10:00

Community Art Club at Art and Clay

Gather with friends to enjoy your favorite artistic hobby in a lovely setting all year long. Club members come and go as their schedules permit or stay the entire session. Bring your own unique projects to work on and your lunch or buy your lunch from the Square 7 coffee shop at Art & Clay. For more information, contact Peggy McDevitt at peggymcd@columbus.rr.com  .

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Nov
13
9:00 AM09:00

Aktion Club at Fairfield County Center for Disabilities

Lancaster Aktion Club is a service organization for people with and without disabilities. It is a branch of Kiwanis International serving families and children all over the world. The Aktion Club meets every other Tuesday morning at The Fairfield Center for Disabilities at 681 East 6th Ave., Lancaster. Tony Fortkamp, long time Kiwanian and friend of FCBDD, advises the club as they seek to give back to the community. For more information, call Janie Heston, Community Connections Coordinator, at 740-652-7220.

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Nov
8
to Nov 20

Community Events

Family Walk-In Flu Shot Clinic

Tuesday November 13th and 20th from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Fairfield Department of Health

Call 740-652-2802 for more information

SHINE a LIGHT on LUNG CANCER

Thursday November 8th 6-7:30 at Fairhope Hospice

Call 740-689-6889

Sensory Storytime at the Pickerington Library

November 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sensory Storytime is a class specifically designed for children with special needs, combining books, songs, movement, and sensory activities into a program that stimulates all five senses and promotes learning in a fun way.  It will feature dim lights, quieter music, fidget toys, interactive learning, a visual schedule, and the flexibility for children to move.  Time is provided after the program for families to use the library before it opens for the day.

Registration is required.  You can register below or by calling the Youth Services Department at 614-837-4104 ext. 231.

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Nov
7
10:30 AM10:30

Next Chapter Book Club at Art and Clay on Main , Lancaster

Every Wednesday - Ongoing: Next Chapter Book Club is an international organization which provides a framework for adults with disabilities to enjoy fellowship in a community setting with the goal of  promoting friendship, continuous learning, and self-advocacy skills. All reading levels are welcome including non-readers. To reserve a spot, call Janie Heston at 740-652-7220 or at jheston@fairfielddd.com or to learn more about NCBC go to http://nextchapterbookclub.org/  

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Nov
6
10:00 AM10:00

Community Art Club at Art and Clay on Main

Gather with friends to enjoy your favorite artistic hobby in a lovely setting all year long. Club members come and go as their schedules permit or stay the entire session. Bring your own unique projects to work on and your lunch or buy your lunch from the Square 7 coffee shop at Art & Clay. For more information, contact Peggy McDevitt at peggymcd@columbus.rr.com  .

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Nov
6
10:00 AM10:00

Community Choir

If you enjoy singing, listening to music, and/or playing instruments, you are invited to join the Community Choir at Learning Never Ends led by Ashley Norris of Rhythm-n-You. The choir sings a variety of tunes including all genres including the classics, rock, and country . It is a great opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones. 

Please contact Ashley Norris at ashley@rhythm-n-you.com with any questions!

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Copy of Speak for Yourself - Self-Advocacy Group Meeting
Nov
2
5:30 PM17:30

Copy of Speak for Yourself - Self-Advocacy Group Meeting

  • Forest Rose School Large Conference Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Gather with friends and peers to learn about the skill of self-advocacy. Participants will discuss and practice problem solving, effective communication, healthy relationships, and goal setting. The Community Dance is right after the meeting in the same building should the self-advocates want to make and evening of it.

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Oct
31
to Dec 5

Accessable Santa at Alley Park

Accessible Night with Santa at Alley Park

Wednesday, December 5th from 6 to 8pm

Gates open at 5:45pm to drive back

Lancaster Parks and Recreation, in partnership with Fairfield DD, is once again offering a “sneak preview” night with Santa & Friends at Alley Park.   Specific modifications are being made this night to accommodate people of all ages and abilities.   Activities will be shortened and sensory friendly.    In addition, vehicles needing to unload visitors with mobility issues will be given special access to the main lodge and its adjoining parking lot. 

 

Enjoy all the outside lights and displays on your drive back to the Nature Center.  Once inside, visitors of all abilities will be dazzled by the large Christmas tree and decorations.   The open house type event this year will include a cookie and hot chocolate for our guests, talking and picture taking with Santa and Mrs. Claus, making a take-home Christmas Ornament for your tree, and surprise visits from our very own “Elf on the Shelf”.   This is a FREE event.  (Polaroid mini pictures available for a small fee)

 

If you have further questions, please email:  alleyparkoe@yahoo.com  or call the main park office at 740-687-6651.

 

 

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Oct
31
10:30 AM10:30

Next Chapter Book Club @ Art & Clay on Main, Lancaster

Every Wednesday - Ongoing: Next Chapter Book Club is an international organization which provides a framework for adults with disabilities to enjoy fellowship in a community setting with the goal of  promoting friendship, continuous learning, and self-advocacy skills. All reading levels are welcome including non-readers. To reserve a spot, call Julie Bruckelmeyer @ 740-652-7220 or email jbruckelmeyer@fairfielddd.com or to learn more about NCBC go to http://nextchapterbookclub.org/  

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