Teens

Teens

*Golf Clinic (Summer only)

SPARC Golf Clinics offer new and experienced golfers the opportunity to have fun as they receive personal instruction on the driving range and putting green. Participants learn how to setup their stance, pivot, swing, and control the flight of the golf ball, and play safely. Special Olympics are optional.

Place(s): Mohansic Golf Course, Yorktown, NY
Time(s): Mondays from 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Cost: $160 / 8 weeks
(Non-Medicaid fee-please inquire)
Start Dates: Summer 6/8/20

*Life Skills

This SPARC program helps teens develop the necessary skills to engage in daily activities, including self-care, money management, career skills, and more.

Place(s): St. Christopher’s, White Plains
Time(s): Monday 6:30 pm-8:00pm
Cost: Fall: $600 / 24 weeks
Start Dates: TBD

*Bowling

Teens join their friends and play in the SPARC Bowling League. We help with instruction and practice techniques to help participants improve their score while they play 2 Games every week. Fall Special Olympics optional.

Place(s): SPINS Mt. Kisco
Time(s): Wednesday 6:00 – 8:00pm
Cost: Spring: $325 / 15 weeks
(Non-Medicaid fee-please inquire)
Start Dates: Spring 2021: 2/3/21

*Teen Time

SPARC Teens join with friends to engage in a wide range of social activities, including trips, games, dancing, cooking, special theme activities, sporting events, team building activities, parties, listening to music, enjoying snacks, and spending time with special guests.

Place(s): SPARC Office (Yorktown Heights)
St. Joseph Arimathea Episcopal (White Plains)
Time(s): Friday in the Fall 6:30 - 9:15 pm
Cost: Respite Rate: $375 (15 week price)
Non-Respite Rate: $445 (15 week price)
Start Dates: Fall: 10/23/20

*Horseback Riding

Teens participate in individualized, adapted riding instruction that helps them focus and develop independence, better balance and posture, improved self-esteem, and a love for animals. Participants also learn how to care for and groom horses. Equestrian Special Olympics optional.

Place(s): Site 1 - Putnam Valley
Site 2 - Cortlandt Manor
Time(s): Lessons assigned at intervals that start at 9:00am, 9:45am and 10:30am each Saturday.
Cost: Spring: $640 /16 weeks
(Non-Medicaid fee-please inquire)
Start Dates: Spring: 4/10/21

*Movie Night

Love going out on Saturday night? Our SPARC Teens develop independence, decision making and money management skills while watching and critiquing movies with friends.

Place(s): White Plains
Time(s): 1st Saturday of each month, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Cost: Fall: $270/9 months, includes movie ticket
Summer: $60/2 months

(Non-Medicaid fee-please inquire)
Start Dates: Summer: 7/11/20, 8/1/20

*Tennis Hotshots

Love tennis? Our SPARC Tennis Hotshots offer lessons from a pro, for experienced players to starters, as they learn how to play, from setting up their stance to the proper grip, basic strokes, and volley and serve. These lessons help participants Improve their eye/hand coordination and motor skills in a fun, highly social atmosphere.

Place(s): Briarcliff Club Fit
Time(s): Saturday 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Saturday 2:00 - 3:00pm
Cost: $200 / 15 weeks
$375 / 30 weeks

(Non-Medicaid fee-please inquire within)
Start Dates: Fall 2020: 9/19/20

Karate with Master Wayne

This program will be run by Master Wayne DeRosa from Chung Ma;s Taekwondo school in Mahopac, NY. Mr. Wayne DeRosa is an accomplished Master who has earned many awards from the Junior Olympics and the US National Taekwondo Team. During the virtual program he will be working on Taekwondo karate skills, focusing, concentration, balance, core strengths and exercises.

Place(s): Virtual
Time(s): Mondays 10:00am - 11:00am
Cost: $300 / 10 weeks (Non-Respite)
$185 / 10 weeks (Respite)
Start Dates: Begins week of January 4, 2021