May 2018 Calendar Descriptions
UCP Free Swim — Gladys Allen Bringham Community Center, Pittsfield
Join us for our Family Swim program! This program is free and will be offered every Thursday until June. Pre-registration is required each week to ensure that we have enough lifeguard supervision. For more information, or to RSVP, please call the Gladys Allen Brigham Community Center at 413-442-5174.
Drop- In Center — UCP North Adams & UCP Pittsfield
Join us for our monthly Drop-ln Center! Our computer lab will be open for use! Games, crafts and video games will also be available. Bring your own dinner or money for ordering out. Come down to UCP and visit with friends. For more information, please call 413-664-9345, x20 for North Adams or 413-442-1562 for Pittsfield.
Women’s Group — UCP North Adams
Join us for our monthly meeting of Women’s Group! We’ll be going out for a night of dining and shopping in the local community. The cost is $20 or more to cover your meal and shopping. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, x20.
Men’s Group — UCP North Adams
Join us for our monthly meeting of Men’s Group! Enjoy a night out with just the guys! The cost is $20 to cover dinner and a great planned activity. For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, ext. 20.
Chess Club — UCP Pittsfield
Have an interest in learning how to play chess? Already know how to play? Doesn’t matter either way! All skill levels are welcome here at UCP’s chess club. Join your fellow chess fans Tuesday nights at UCP Pittsfield from 6:00pm-7:30pm to play a few games. This event will be run by our friends from the Berkshire Talking Chronicles! For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-442-1562.
Teen Group — UCP North Adams
Calling all teens! Stop down at UCP North Adams after school and unwind with your peers! Snacks and games will be provided. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, ext. 20.
Jazz Dance Class — UCP North Adams
Nothing is better than dancing like nobody’s watching! Come to UCP North Adams and join us for a dance class taught by our very own staff member Kristin S! Class will be held at the UCP office. Make sure you wear loose fitting comfortable clothing and bring sneakers, socks or dance shoes. Hope to see you there and don’t forget to bring some water! For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, x20
Self-Advocates — UCP North Adams
Participate in our monthly Self-Advocates group. This group meets regularly to educate themselves and the public about the rights and abilities of individuals with disabilities and to participate in community activities throughout the year. This group is open to UCP clients only. Please bring $2 for monthly dues with you to event. For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, ext. 20.
Dining for a Cause — Ramunto’s Brick Oven and Pub, North Adams
Come join us for a Dining for a Cause at Ramunto’s. Make sure you present your coupon that is in this flyer when ordering. Ramunto’s will donate 20% of your check to UCP of Berkshire County. So, come in for dinner between 5:00pm and 7:00pm and enjoy a great meal with family and friends. Dine in only. The address is 67 Main St. in North Adams.
Plant Pots and Pasta — UCP North Adams
Spring has sprung at UCP! Join us at the office as we fill our pots with summer seeds. Spaghetti will be served for dinner. This event costs $7 to attend. For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, ext. 20.
Walking Group and Pizza House — UCP North Adams
Join UCP for a nice spring walk on the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Please bring $15 for dinner at Pizza House. For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, ext. 20.
Fun Trip Friday — UCP North Adams
Fun Trip Friday! UCP is going to Dave & Busters in Albany, NY for Happy Hour! You must be 21 years of age or over to attend this event. Please bring at least $45 for the afternoon. This amount will cover food and game expenses. Limited space available. For more information, or to RSVP, please call 413-664-9345, ext. 20.
DDS Presentation on Self-Directed Services — UCP Pittsfield
Please join us for a presentation with a Department of Developmental Service representative on learning about Self-Direction Services. This is an informational presentation, open to anyone interested in learning about how to expand choices and control over DDS services and supports. For further information, or to RSVP, please call 413-442-1562.
Scavenger Hunt and Taco’s — UCP Pittsfield
Come to the UCP office for a Scavenger Hunt and Taco Bar. Members will work together or separately to decode clues to objects in and around the office. After the hunt is over, we will have a build your own taco bar. Price for the event is $7. For further information, or to RSVP, please call 413-442-1562.
Game Night — UCP Pittsfield
Ever played Marshmallow Spaghetti Tower or Tin Can Alley or are you a traditionalist who likes Scrabble or Uno? Several different games will be going on in various parts of the office. The cost for this event is $7. Dinner will be provided. For further information, or to RSVP, please call 413-442-1562.
Cartoon and Pizza — UCP Pittsfield
Come to the UCP office to laugh, watch cartoons and eat pizza. In honor of Mel Blanc, who was the original voice for most of the original Looney Tune cartoons, a selection of cartoons will be shown. The cost for this event is $7. For further information, or to RSVP, please call 413-442-1562.