Hello!

Please find our activities calendar for April below. We are excited to meet more of our individuals and families this month at these activities!


If you have questions or concerns, please reach out to familysupportcenter@openskycs.org or call us at 508-714-7959 x2359.

Thank you,

Jenna Lane
Family Support Center Coordinator
Brave Yoga for All
Mondays at 6:30-7:00pm

Join us for yoga and learn new yoga and mindfulness activities. All virtual from the comfort of your location.

Walking Club - Hopedale
Friday, April 9 at 10:30am-11:30am
Sunday, April 25 at 10:30am-11:30am

Join us for a nice late morning walk around Hopedale Pond and the Red Loop. This is an
easy 3 mile, moderately trafficked loop located in Hopedale, Mass.
WEATHER PERMITTING.

Walking Club - Grafton
Saturday, April 10 at 10:30am-11:30am

Join us for a nice late morning walk around the Grafton High School track. The track is located behind the high school. No dogs are allowed. 
WEATHER PERMITTING.

Move and Groove
Wednesday, April 14 at 6:00pm-6:30pm

Move and Groove incorporates music, movement, dance, physical education, imagination, and, of course, lots of fun to songs. Jill will explain the movements as your get your groove on! Bring a stuffed animal friend to participate with.

Beatz Dance Party!
Friday, April 16 at 6:00-7:00pm

We'll Start with a warm up, then learn some basic steps, and put it all together to create a dance party!!!!! Join Beatz Dance online to have some fun, make some friends and bust a movie in this high energy hip hop style dance class online!

BINGO Party
Tuesday, April 20 at 6:30-7:15pm

Come play Bingo with prizes and make some new friends with the Family Support Center. We will play four games with the winners receiving a gift card to some of your favorite spots in the Valley. Please provide your own bingo cards and markers - it just may be your LUCKY night!

Move and Groove
Wednesday, April 21 at 4:00pm-4:30pm

Move and Groove incorporates music, movement, dance, physical education, imagination, and, of course, lots of fun to songs. Jill will explain the movements as your get your groove on! Bring a stuffed animal friend to participate with.

Upcycle T-Shirt Bag
Thursday, April 22 at 4:00-4:45pm

Upcycling is a creative reuse of material. On Earth Day Thursday- April 22, we can take an old t-shirt and some scissors to create a new way for an old item. Upcycling is a great method to reuse materials and reduce our carbon footprint.  Click on the video to check out the steps and we can do this together!

Sing-A-long Social with Jamie: Disney
Themed songs
Friday, April 23 at 2:00-3:00pm

Let’s Sing! Join us to sing fun songs
“a cappella” with Jamie. All experience levels are welcome. We will have fun humming, singing, and moving with the group!
Song lyrics will be provided.

Trivia Night
Friday, April 23 at 6:00-7:00pm

Heather and Casey will host a Trivia Game Night! Come with your thinking caps on - there are many different categories to choose from. Bring a snack and drink and join in the fun!

Mindful Moments with Liz
Wednesday, April 28 at 7:00-7:45pm

Join Liz to bring your mind into the present moment, whatever is happening right now! Mindfulness can help to decrease stress, help regulate emotions, improve follow through on tasks, and help you plan, prioritize and be a self-starter.

ValleyCAST Virtual Art & Music Makers Festival
Live on Facebook every Tuesday and Thursday at 12pm

Join ValleyCAST all winter long and into the spring for our first ever Virtual Art & Music Makers Festival with over 30 videos of talented musicians and artists of all abilities sharing music, art, art studio tours, artist demonstrations and personal interviews.

About the Blackstone Valley Family Support Center
The Blackstone Valley Family Support Center is here to support you and your family. We know that navigating the services and supports available to individuals with developmental/intellectual disabilities and Autism can be challenging. Our goal is to provide the training, support and advocacy to meet both your day-to-day needs and long-term goals.