You'll want to check out Southside's Calendar - there's lots of great learning opportunities, a Soiree, and egg hunts this month.
March into SPRING!
In March, we start planning for the future. Planning for the immediate summer, planning for graduation and beyond, planning for college or work. There are TONS of opportunities to find more information, and have a little fun in March.
Due to most of the leadership managing Soiree this month, the only SUPPORT GROUP meeting will be held Monday, March 14 at 9:30AM at Kakao Café in Tyrone.
Sat. March 5, 8AM. Griffin High School. 1617 W Poplar Avenue. Griffin.
Life After High School: Metro South Regional Transition Conference. Free.
Features sessions on (in this order) Medicaid, SSI/SSDI, Employment, and Guardianship. Over 20 exhibitors related to the transition of LIFE AFTER HIGH SCHOOL. Contact: Raissa Chandler 770-713-6731. Preregister for event.
Tues. March 8, 7PM. 107 Governors Trace, Fayetteville.
Summer Camp Preview. Exceptional OPS. Free.
Forum discusses local camp options for students with disabilities.
Contact: Janet Smola 770-631-1035.
Sat. March 19. 9AM Clayton State University, Morrow.
FOCUS Conference. Check website for tickets.
Workshops include IEPs, NOW / COMP, Deeming Waiver, and Special Needs Wills & Trusts.
Contact: Elizabeth (770) 234-9111
Sunday, March 20 11AM. Peachtree City Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Community Health Fair. Free
Check your vitals, learn about health, nutrition, and wellness. Say hi to Southside Friends. Door prizes.
Tues. March 22. 8AM Grace Evangelical Church, 162 Flat Creek Trail, Fayetteville
Mental Health Forum. $35 public
Features Nate Call, Director of Behavioral Health and Supports, Marcus Autism Center, and other guest speakers. www.fayettefactor.org for additional information.
FUN THINGS TO DO
Sat. March 12. 7PM The Loft At Due South, Peachtree City. Tickets available at Eventbrite.
Southside Soiree. Annual gala fundraising event for Southside Support. Features Silent Auction, Casino style games, Dancing, Open Bar, and Delectable Cuisine. Formal attire – black tie optional.
Sat. March 19. 10AM Lekotek office. Governors Walk. Fayetteville
Lekotek Egg Hunt. Please rsvp online to participate in this event. Activity stations will open at 10AM, egg hunt will happen promptly at 11AM.
Sat. March 19. 2-4PM Nash Farm Battlefield, Hampton.
11th Annual "Extra Special Easter Party and Egg Hunt"
Registration requested. Send your name and number of people with disabilities and other children who will be participating to firstname.lastname@example.org . Egg hunts start at 2:15PM, no exceptions.
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