Performing Arts Social Skills Try It Class
(Ages 6-9) 2pm-2:45pm
(Ages 10-15) 3pm-3:45pm
“Group lessons will be individualized to target social play and/or daily social routines, including but not limited to: greetings, appropriate body space, turn taking, and using gestures and language appropriately. A variety of music and arts-based activities will be used to enhance programming.”

Learning Groove Try It Class
(Ages 0-5) 1pm-1:45pm
“The Learning Groove is a holistic music enrichment approach. We are interested in the whole child, and we see music as the instrument (pun intended) to promote development in music aptitude, pitch, melody and rhythm, as well as language, imagination, motor skills, cultural awareness and creative expression.”

-Family Indians Game 

The Cleveland Indians donated 200 tickets to the game on May 13th, where Rec2connect Foundation was able to offer to families of individuals with special needs in the Northeast Ohio area.  FOX Sports donated 14 tickets ​​in their suite that included food and beverages, as well as a quiet place for families to enjoy the game. ADA seating was available and seats close to exits and bathrooms were provided as well.   25 individuals also had the opportunity to enjoy batting practice before the game and meet the players. It was a memorable day for all!

RSVP to Morgan Forsythe: by March 20, 2018
Include Child’s Name, Age, & Class Attending
Limited Space, so please RSVP quickly!

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-Family Pool Party

We hosted our 3rd annual pool party at the Gemini Center in Fairview Park for 125 individuals with special needs and their families.  The Gemini Center has a playground, splash zone area, zero depth entry, large water slides, lazy river, vortex, hot tubs, lap lanes, and diving boards for use during the party.  Pizza was provided by Marcos Pizza and Giant Eagle, Grand Slam Treats and Target donated additional items for the party.  Families enjoyed a photo booth area, the opportunity to, meet new friends and families, and have fun! This event is always a great time and we are hoping to increase the frequency in years to come!

Rec2Connect Foundation & Beyond Words
Proudly Present

Try It Saturday!
Saturday, March 24, 2018
6048 Royalton Road, North Royalton, OH 44149

Save the date for our next event! 

Rec2connect Foundation Winter Pool Party

February 25, 2018 from 3-5:30

Gemini Center in Fairview Park

2017 Events:

-ATA Cleveland Martial Arts Class

We teamed up with ATA Cleveland in Solon to provide a 1 hour trial class for individuals ages 4-12 and 13-adulthood. Families had a great time and 2 individuals signed up for classes for the trial classes.  Friendships were made and it was an overall success!