The Holland Project Open House

Happy 5th Anniversary Holland Project!

Come see the farm during our Open House
Sunday, September 20th
10 am – 3 pm

2 new programs this fall:

  • Therapeutic Riding with Jen Wright, ESMHL.
    Jen, Path Int’l certified instructor is available for private lessons.
  • Art in Nature After School Program
    Thursdays 4 – 5:15 pm
    6 wks starting Sept 24th, $240 includes supplies
    ages 14 – 20

See the website for more details: The Holland Project

Brave Blades – FREE Learn to Skate for Children with Disabilities

4 Week Program Tuesday’s 4:15 – 5:15pm

October 6, 13, 20 & 27

Screen Shot 2015-09-10 at 7.35.56 AMGovernors Academy Ice Rink – Byfield, MA

This program is for individuals with special needs of all skill levels.

A perfect setting for those who have never skated before as well a challenged athlete who want to enjoy the ice time to improve their skills. Family members are welcome.

  • Must have your own helmet and skates
  • Registration is required
  • No drop offs
  • Buddies will be provided on the ice

For registration or more information please contact: Nancy Lucier lucier.skate@gmail.com or 978-463-2517

The program is also looking for Buddies (student/athletes: this is a great community service opportunity!)

Merrimack Valley Special Needs Resource Fair Sept. 12 (Free Admission)

MERRIMACK VALLEY SPECIAL NEEDS RESOURCE FAIR @ MERRIMACK COLLEGE

September 12th 9:00-1:00

Picture1Merrimack College – Sakowich Center

315 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA

FREE Admission

We are excited to be running our 3rd annual Special Needs Resource Fair, we would greatly appreciate it if you can share the attached flier with your community distribution methods. Let’s join together and bring the parents/families/friends of children with special needs an opportunity to get the resources they need! Going back to school in the fall can be daunting for any family, never mind families who deal with another whole host of challenges, giving them options is what this fair is all about!

There will be exhibitors representing: MEDICAL & THERAPEUTIC SERVICES, CANINE COMPANIONS, EDUCATIONAL SUPPORTS, ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY
SOCIAL SKILLS PROGRAMS, FINANCIAL PLANNING, HORSEBACK RIDING, AND MUCH MORE!

MVSNRF Flier 2015 PDF

Special Olympics Day

Special Olympics Track and Field day is held annually at North Andover High School. Students from all North Andover schools participate in this day of fun. Events included long jump, 25m dash, and, tennis ball throw. Parents, relatives and friends are invited to come watch the athletes compete.

Special Olympics Day