Recreation

Special Olympics: Floor Hockey Skills

It’s always an exciting time to watch Lambs Farm athletes excel at the sports they love. They teach others to never give up, always try your best, have good sportsmanship and most importantly, have fun. During the recent Floor Hockey … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Sports Banquet 2016

Last night was the annual Karen Buron Sports Banquet to recognize Special Olympic Athletes, Coaches  and Volunteers from the 2015-2016 year. Throughout the season, athletes of all abilities participate and compete in the sports they love. Whether it be one … Continue reading

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Lean & Green in 2016!

This year the Wellness Department is starting off the New Year with a brand new program! “LEAN & GREEN in 2016!” The goal of the new program is not only to get both Participants and Staff exercising again but to … Continue reading

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New Wellness Center Provides Holistic Approach to Health for Participants

According to the World Health Organization, wellness is “…a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” Lambs Farm has embraced this definition with the launch of our new Wellness Center. … Continue reading

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Participants’ Motorcycle Adventure

On Saturday, August 3, eight Riders from the Ambassador Chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association gave motorcycle rides to 27 Participants. The riders take part in service projects all over the area, offering rides and participating in events. Lambs Farm … Continue reading

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Creative Partnership

Creative Partnership with Northwestern University Since 2009, Northwestern University engineering students have been using their knowledge and creativity to improve the quality of life for many of the men and women at Lambs Farm. The Segal Design Institute of Northwestern … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Banquet 2013

Special Olympics season is never over. At the Lambs Farm Special Olympics Banquet last night, we were all reminded that for our Participants there is never a break in the SO seasons.  Each sport season leads into another exciting sports … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Summer Games

Good Luck to our Special Olympics Teams! Our Special Olympics Track & Field, Swimming and Bocce teams are traveling to Illinois State University today to take part in the Summer Games!  We are proud of all these Participants and wish … Continue reading

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New Adaptive Sports Program

This April our Recreation Department began a new adaptive sports option called Motor Activities Training Program (MATP) for the participants who are unable to participate in other Special Olympics events due to low physical or cognitive skill levels. MATP is … Continue reading

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Quest Expo 2013

Each March, the Quest Expo highlights Lambs Farm participant’s work and skills they have achieved throughout the year in Quest classes.  This showcase day highlights artwork, interests, science projects and fine arts exhibits for everyone to see.  Overall, it is … Continue reading

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