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Mon Jun 04 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Exploring the Hills
Tue Jun 05 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Exploring the Hills
Wed Jun 06 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Exploring the Hills
Thu Jun 07 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Exploring the Hills
Mon Jun 11 @ 2:00AM - 04:00PM
Exploring Sports
Tue Jun 12 @ 2:00AM - 04:00PM
Exploring Sports
Wed Jun 13 @ 2:00AM - 04:00PM
Exploring Sports
Thu Jun 14 @ 2:00AM - 04:00PM
Exploring Sports
Mon Jun 18 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Exploring Water
Tue Jun 19 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Exploring Water

The Winter Swimming Program will start January 21 (Saturday) for 8 weeks. Swimming will be at the YMCA from 12:00 to 1:30 pm. The program is a fun way for kids ages 6-14 to learn social skills and improve sensory sensitivity. Our instructors are psychologists, counselors and Special Ed professionals. Cost is $25 per participant. Please call Dennis for more information at 484-8408 or 721-5533.

 Click the flyer below for more information. Or copy and paste http://www.cmfbh.org/autism.html into your browser.

To register or pay for the event, please go to the "SUPPORT US BY DONATING TODAY" button at the top of the website. You can indicate the number of runners/walkers in the message area.

Please note that we have moved our office to 505 Kansas City St., Rapid City, SD 57701. The most effective way to contact us is it to call Dennis at 605-721-5533. 

Winter Swim Program

When: starts Jan.30th at the YMCA

We will meet at Noon and play some games or activities at the YMCA in the basement.  At 12:25 we will proceed to the family pool area.  The swimming starts at 12:30 for about an hour.  The activities before the swimming are optional.  The cost is $10 per child.

 

Please call Dennis Hanken at 721-5533 or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  We are not able to do any one on one with the participants.  We only have two staff at this time.  Please call ASAP as we need to tell the staff at the Y how many children will be attending before the program starts.  

A big THANK YOU to Connie Price and the employees of Black Hills Federal Credit Union for their generous donation!

Swimming Schedule for 2015

Tuesdays and Thursdays at the YMCA pool

First Group-Time: 11:50 to 12:50  Ages 5-10
Second Group- Time 1:00 to 1:50  Ages 11-15

Starting date is June 2 and ending dated is June 23
There will be NO Swimming Group on June 18th and 25th

Cost is $30 per child

Please register with Dennis at 605-721-5533 or 605-415-3739 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The schedule for the 2015 Summer Camps are posted. Please call Dennis to register at 605-415-3739 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We have a new addition to our program this year. Our Galena Day Camp. The kids can enjoy outdoor and camping activities in the ghost town of Galena. Thanks to our grant with People First and Black Hills Works, we can offer this program for $10 and we can provide transportation. In addition, we can provide transportation to and from all activities as needed.

Mondays and Wednesdays (except where noted)   9:00 to 11:00 am

Week 1 - June 1st - Activities at The Ranch

             June 3rd - The Tennis Club

Week 2 - June 8th - Outdoor Campus (fishing)

             June 10th - Outdoor Campus (hiking, Treasure Hunt)

Week 3 - June 15th - YMCA (Rock Climbing and more

             June 18th - Galena Day Camp Thursday 9 am to 3 pm,                                                                                   Transportation provided

Week 4 - June 22nd - YMCA (arts and crafts and games)

             June 25th - Sun Catchers Horseback Riding Thursday

                              10:00 am to 11:00 am only

Week 5 - June 29th - Marshall Arts

             July 1st - YMCA Links - Golf

Week 6 - July 6th - Sioux Park (games and activities)

             July 9th - Galena Day Camp Thursday 9 am to 3 pm,

                                Transportation provided

Please call Dennis at 605-721-5533 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Camps are adjusted to the best of our ability to accommodate all interested children. Your child's abilities can be discussed with Dennis when you register.

 Cost is $10 per week.