Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling
A program for adults with disabilities
For nearly three decades, the Dearborn Recreation & Parks Department has sponsored the Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling program for adults with disabilities andtheir families and friends.
This fall, the Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling program will offer dances, swim nights, gym nights, holiday craft nights and pizza & bingo nights. All of the activities are hosted or instructed by Recreation Specialist Camille Gibson and take place at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center.
Registration is required for all activities and is accepted in person, by mail, by phone or online at dearbornfordcenter.com/register.
Dances -- held usually on the second Tuesday of the month from 7-9 p.m. in the Hubbard Ballroom and featuring a live DJ. Cost: $4, which includes refreshments. Tickets must be purchased at the Michael A. Guido Theater Box Office the day of the event after 11 a.m.
Swim Nights -- offered Wednesdays from 6-7 p.m. in six-week sessions. Cost/session: $32 for Dearborn residents and $37 for non-residents.
Session Three, January 11-February 15
Session Four, March 1-April 5
Session Five, April 26-May 31
Gym Nights -- offered Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in six-week sessions. Cost/session: $32 for Dearborn residents and $37 for non-residents.
Session Three, January 12-February 16
Session Four, March 2-April 6
Session Five, April 27-June 1
Holiday Craft Nights -- conducted on selective Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost/night: $10, which includes all materials and snacks.
Valentines Day, February 7
Easter, April 4
Pizza & Bingo -- conducted on selective Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost/night: $11, which includes pizza,soda, bingo games and lots of prizes.
The entire Dearborn Specials/Arts & Recreation Enabling program is subject to change. For further information, call (313) 943-2350 (ext. 5517).
Prices are subject to change.
- Registration is required for all programs one week prior to the start date.
- Activities are for ages 17 and up.
- If one-on-one assistance is needed, please plan on a caretaker participating in the programs.
- You can register on-line for each activity. Register today.