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RGDSN School Age/Pre-Teen Gathering, Ages 6-12

The event is for those individuals with Down syndrome (ages 6-12) and their immediate family members and/or caregiver (All children must be accompany by an adult).

Eats and treats:
-Barbecue (hamburgers, hotdogs, fixins, condiments, chips and bottled water will be provided) 
-Bring your favorite side dish or dessert, soda pop or fruit drink. (Please include a special note of ingredients due to allergies such as nuts, peanuts, wheat, dairy, etc) 

-Hiking and Sightseeing
-Horse Shoes
-Frizz-bee Throwing
-Bring a favorite outdoor game


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View: Doc Long Picnic Area Information and Rules and view Red Alert Tab for current projects on site. 

Day Use - $3.00 fee will be charged at the Fee Station on the site for all vehicles associated with our party. Please bring your $3.00 to secure your entry to the picnic area. 

Dress accordingly and bring essentials for weather and site conditions.(hats, sunscreen, jackets, sunglasses, appropriate footwear)

Doc Long Picnic Area officially opens mid-May, so there are no site reservations. All picnic areas are on a first come first serve basis.  
Pavilions A and B are adjacent to the road next to the small playing field. 
We hope to secure the very first picnic area "B" that provides plenty of canopy covering, grills, and tables. 

We will monitor the weather situation closer to the event date and will keep you informed via text of any cancellations. 

Please RSVP by April 20. If you have any questions, please call or text 505-Six Eight One-1919 or email

Earlier Event: April 22
5 and Under Playgroup
Later Event: May 6
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