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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 Vegetable Garden for Group Homes

This spring, Participants and staff planted a vegetable garden for the group homes to utilize.  The garden was planted as a memorial to Participant Jimmy Klier who passed away on December 1, 2012. According to Residential Manager Michael Sasso, “The … Continue reading

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Voices from Lambs Farm

Rainbow Run Buckle up. Start your engine. It’s time to get in gear. Now we’re moving! Where are we going? We never get to steer. Stop and go. Left and right. At the light, We wait… And wait… And… Wait! … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

A Poem about Special Olympics- written by a Quest Poetry class We get a lot of warning To get up early in the morning In order to do our trek best We need to get a good breakfast The shirts … Continue reading

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Voices from Lambs Farm

May is Williams Syndrome awareness month and one of our Participants wanted to share about her life with WS.  If you would like to read more on Williams Syndrome please click here.   My Life Story My name is Catherine … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

Article written by one of our Participants- published in Voices publication 2008 Eunice Shriver Kennedy started the Special Olympics.  In 1960 the very first Special Olympics games were held at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.  The games are widely known … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day at Lambs Farm

Looking for a unique way to treat mom on Mother’s Day?  Come visit Lambs Farm for brunch at the Magnolia Café and Bakery.  Reservations are available at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m. and it costs $22.95 for adults, … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

We thought you might enjoy this beautiful spring poem by our participants to warm up this dreary day in Chicago! Spring is nice. The weather is warmer, The leaves are coming on, Baseball is here. Branches don’t just grow on … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

Many of our participants love to take the poetry class offered during our Quest program. Below is one of the poems a class worked on together this year. Enjoy! See The sky goes dark, And it’s pretty to see, The … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

In 2006, some of our participants were asked to give insight about themselves for our Voices publication.  In reading their responses we hope you get to “connect with the human spirit in us all.”   I want people to know: … Continue reading

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