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SMCL Paralympic Sport Club Summer Unity Fest - June Activities

posted May 27, 2015, 2:14 PM by Yvonne Mitchell-Grubb   [ updated May 27, 2015, 2:16 PM ]

S.M.C.L. FOUNDATION & ASSOCIATES INC.

 PARALYMPIC SPORT CLUB NEW ORLEANS  

                                                AND                                                       

                       NEW ORLEANS  RECREATION DEPARTMENT COMMITTEE

                                    CHURCHES SUPPORTING CHURCHES (CSC)

                                              COMMUNITY SUMMER UNITY FEST

                               Uniting Metro New Orleans East Bank and West Bank 

The Total Community Unity & Olympic Day Activities will take place at the locations and dates listed below.

                      Friday, June 19, 2015                                Saturday, June 20, 2015

                     Alice Harte Charter School                          Joe W. Brown Park/Center

                     5300 Berkly Drive                                        5601 Read Blvd.

                     New Orleans, LA.  70131                            New Orleans, LA. 70127

                     Westbank                                                    Eastbank                              


Organizing Contacts:  Shawn Wyatt, NORDC Facilities Manager & Johana Brightman,

                                       NORDC Special Programs Director -------------------- 504-658-3010

                                       Principal, Robert Hill, Alice Harte Charter School --- 504-373-6281 And

                                       Principal, Jesica Lewis, Pre K – 3rd Grade, Alice Harte Charter School

                                       Minister Julius Lee, CBT, S.M.C.L. Foundation & Associates, President

                                       And Paralympic Sport Club New Orleans, Director - 504-450-4014  


Friday, June 19, 2015                   (ACTIVITIES CONFIRMED)

 

1.    Olympic Day Event, Day One Community & Veterans Activities:

*      - USA Sitting Volleyball Demostration/Games -------- Alice Hart Charter School

*      - Boccia Ball Demonistation/Exhibition Games ------- Alice Hart Charter School

*      - Youth/Kids Classroom Bowling Game ---------------- Alice Harte Charter School

*      - Youth/Adult Early Morning Fun Run ------------------- Alice Hart Charter School

*      - New Orleans 4th District Police Community Engagement ---------– Alice Harte 

*        Charter School

*      - US Coast Guard New Orleans Sector Community Engagement -- Alice Harte

*        Charter School

*      - School Band A & B Selection --------------------------- Alice Hart Charter School

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Saturday June 20, 2015                 (ACTIVITIES CONFIRMED)

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2.    Olympic Day Event, Day Two Community & Veterans Activities:  

*      -Wheelchair Basketball Exhibition –---------------- Joe W. Brown Gym

*      -USA Sitting Volleyball Exhibition Games -------- Joe W. Brown Gym

*      -Boccia Ball Exhibition Games ---------------------- Joe W. Brown Gym

*      -NORDC, TRI-Parish Police/St. Tamany & Military/SLVHCS Community Support  

*       Basketball Games For The Growth of Paralympic Sports & Recreation  

*       For The Metro New Orleans Disabled Community Along With Military Wounded  

*       Warriors/Disabled Veterans & Police In Line of Duty ---- Joe W. Brown Gym

*      -Youth Track Early Morning Fun Run ------------------------ Joe W. Brown Ctr.

*      -US Marine Corp Fit To Run Race ---------------------------- Joe W. Brown Ctr.

*      -New Orleans Fire Department Youth Activities –--------- Joe W. Brown Ctr.

*      -US Marine Corp Band Opening Ceremony ---------------  Joe W. Brown Ctr.

*      -Elected Officials Opening Comments ----------------------- Joe W. Brown Ctr.

 

The Purpose of The Activities Are to Bring Unity in The Total Community, While Providing Outreach Services Through The Promotion of Adaptive/Paralympic Sports And Recreational Activities For The Community’s Disabled Population.  It Will Also Engage All Citizens in Olympic Day Awareness And a Community Fest Designed to Build on Better Total Community Relationships That Help Advance The Health, Social And Economic Quality of Life For All.

June 25 – June 28, 2015

 

3.    Weekend Community Unity Fest Fundraiser:  (Place; NORDC Headquarters)

*      - Rides      (Fundraising Initiative are for ongoing daily/weekly special programs

*      - Food         development for the community’s disabled population)

*      - Games

*      - Music

 

PROPOSED AND SUGGESTED TEAMS & ACTIVITIES SCHEDULE:     Friday, June 19th  (Alice Harte Charter School Confirmed)     [Registration 7:30am]

 

-       Alice Hart Charter School Band Olympic Day Kickoff,  8:00am – 8:30am

 

-       Youth/Adult Early Morning Fun Run, Alice Hart Charter School 8:30am - 9:30am

 

-       USA Sitting Volleyball Experience, Alice Hart Charter School, 9:30am - 12:30pm

 

-       Paralympic Boccia Ball Experience, Alice Hart Charter School, 1:00pm – 3:30pm

 

4.    Schedule of Activities:  Saturday, June 20th  (Joe W. Brown Park/Center Confirmed)                       [Registration 7:30am]

 

-       Opening Ceremony 8:00am 

 

-       Youth & Marine Corp Morning Run/Walk, 8:30 am 9:30am

 

-       Gym #1 Wheelchair Basketball Demonstration & Exhibition Game, 9:00 am – 10:30am

 

-       Gym #1 St Bernard Parish vs Plaqumines Parish Law Officers, Tentative Basketball Game 10:30-12:00

 

-       Gym #1 Orleans Parish vs Jefferson Parish Law Officers, Tenative Basketball Game, 12:00 – 1:00pm

 

-       Gym #1 NORDC vs Southeast Louisiana Veterans Affairs Police Division Basketball Game, 1:30pm – 2:30pm

 

-       Gym #1 Winner Between St Bernard & Plaquimines Parishes Play Against

Joint Reserve/Active Duty Military Team, Basketball Game, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

 

-       Gym #1 Winner Between Orleans & Jefferson Parishes Game Play Against Winner of Game Between Military Team or St Bernard --- 3:30pm – 4:30pm

 

-       Gym #1 Winner Between NORDC & Veterans Affairs Police Play Against Winner Between Plaquimines or Jefferson or Orleans Parish Team ----- 4:30pm – 5:30pm

 

-        Metro New Orleans Community Summer Championship Game Between Last Two Winners ----------------------------------------------- 5:30pm – 6:30pm

 

-       Gym #2 USA Sitting Volleyball Experience, 9:00am – 12:00 Noon

 

-       Gym Area #3 USA Sitting Volleball & Bowling For Kids, 9:00am – 3:00pm 

 

-       Gym #2 Paralympic/Olympic Boccia Ball Experience, 1:00pm –-- 4:00pm

 

5.    S.M.C.L./CSC & NORDC Community Unity Fest Fundraiser:  June 25th – June 28th (Dates Confirmed/ NORDC Headquarters Site Location, 5420 Franklin Ave.) The Purpose is to Promote NORDC Special Programs Division and S.M.C.L. Partnership on The Development and Growth of Weekly/Daily Adaptive & Paralympic Sports and Therapeutic Recreational Programs For The Community’s Youth, First Responders, Military Veterans and Other Citizens of Metro New Orleans With Special Needs.    

 

-       Thur, June 25th --------------- 5:00pm - 11:00pm

-       Fri,  June 26th  ---------------- 5:00pm – 11:00pm

-       Sat, June 27th  ----------- 12:00 Noon – 11:00pm

-       Sun, June 28th  --------------- 1:00pm  – 11:00pm