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Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling

 

A program for adults with disabilities

For nearly three decades, the Dearborn Recreation & Parks Department has sponsored the Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling program for adults with disabilities andtheir families and friends.

This fall, the Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling program will offer dances, swim nights, gym nights, holiday craft nights and pizza & bingo nights. All of the activities are hosted or instructed by Recreation Specialist Camille Gibson and take place at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center.

Registration is required for all activities and is accepted in person, by mail, by phone or online at https://onlineregistration.dearbornfordcenter.com


Registration Form | Calendar

 

Dances -- held usually on the second Tuesday of the month from 7-9 p.m. in the Hubbard Ballroom and featuring a live DJ. Cost: $4, which includes refreshments. Tickets must be purchased at the Michael A. Guido Theater Box Office the day of the event after 11 a.m.
January 10
February 14
March 14
April 11
May 9

bowlingdsSwim Nights -- offered Wednesdays from 6-7 p.m. in six-week sessions. Cost/session: $32 for Dearborn residents and $37 for non-residents.
Session Three, January 11-February 15
Session Four, March 1-April 5
Session Five, April 26-May 31

Gym Nights -- offered Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in six-week sessions. Cost/session: $32 for Dearborn residents and $37 for non-residents.
Session Three, January 12-February 16
Session Four, March 2-April 6
Session Five, April 27-June 1

Holiday Craft Nights -- conducted on selective Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost/night: $10, which includes all materials and snacks.

Valentines Day, February 7
Easter, April 4

Pizza & Bingo -- conducted on selective Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost/night: $11, which includes pizza,soda, bingo games and lots of prizes.
January 24
March 21
May 23
The entire Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling program is subject to change. For further information, call (313) 943-2350 (ext. 5517).

Prices are subject to change.

Important Information:

  • Registration is required for all programs one week prior to the start date.
  • Activities are for ages 17 and up.
  • If one-on-one assistance is needed, please plan on a caretaker participating in the programs.
  • You can register on-line for each activity. Register today.specialsdance021015