Events Week October 5th, 2015Make sure to visit http://specialolympicsjohnsoncounty.org/news/ to see winners of SOSO AWARDS.
We need your ideas for SOJC merchandise you would be interested in purchasing.
Monday, October 5th – Flag Football Game
· 6:00PM Damar Services Inc. located at 6067 Decatur Blvd, Indpls.
·If you have not signed a waiver, you will need to complete, we will have extra forms at the game.
Saturday October 10th – Bowling
· Bowling – 1:00PM Please arrive at least 30 minutes early to get lane assignments, ball, shoes & be ready to bowl right at 1PM at Southern Bowl, Greenwood,
·Saturdays through end of October (See attached schedule) Lane volunteers still needed, especially on October 24th at the SOJC County Bowling Tournament at Southern Bowl.
Saturday, October 24th – Johnson Co Bowling Tournament*
· 1:00PM – Southern Bowl Greenwood.
There is no Charge to compete at the County Bowling Tournament
NOTE: You are required to compete in this tournament in order to qualify going to Area 8 Tournament Nov. 7th & 8th
You also MUST sign form saying you will compete at the Area 8 Bowling if you qualify
Saturday, October 31st – Halloween Bowling –
Last practice Dress up in Costume (optional)
November 7th & 8th – Area 8 Bowling Tournament
Single & ramp bowlers on Saturday 11/7
Unified Teams on Sunday 11/8
November 30th – Call out for Basketball at Whiteland Freshman Academy
Junior 8-14 years
High School 15-21 years
Masters 22 years & up
Women’s team ages 8 and up
Special Olympics is an international nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Johnson County (SOJC) is your local chapter to this great organization. SOJC provides year round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities in order to create experiences like the joy of achievement, being included in the community, building skills, developing leadership abilities, and making lifelong friends.
The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community. Our vision is to empower people with intellectual disabilities to realize their full potential and develop their skills through year-round sports training and competition. As a result, Special Olympics athletes become fulfilled and productive members of their families and the communities in which they live. Special Olympics is an experience that is energizing, healthy, skillful, welcoming and joy filled.