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Event Calendar

The Arc of Brevard Fund Raisers

Petals of Love Gala
Saturday, March 19, 2005

Bikes & Blues with Mickey Jones 2005
Saturday, April 2, 2005
Join actor/musician Mickey Jones to help make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities!
Next year's event will expand to include rides starting in Brevard, Orlando, and Daytona!
Don't forget to enter to win a 2005 Harley-Davidson Road King FLHR - tickets available now!

9th Annual Cal Dixon Celebrity Offshore Fishing Classic
Friday, May 20, 2005 and Saturday, May 21, 2005
Join former NFL player Cal Dixon and friends for our 8th year of awesome offshore fishing out of Port Canaveral!  You don't have to fish to have fun, we'll have plenty of entertainment and activities for the entire family.

Meetings & Support Groups

Ongoing

FELL Group (Friendship Expression and Laughter of Life)
Every Tuesday Morning 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
202 West Drive, Melbourne, Florida
FELL explores ways of reducing stress and finding positives in one's life.  Child care provided.
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

FOCUS (Families Organizing, Communicating and Understanding Systems)
Every Wednesday morning
202 West Drive, Melbourne, Florida
We will make crafts that you can take home and use with your children while we discuss
issues relevant to the Early Steps program.  Fee is $5 per month.
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

October 2004

GNO: Girls Night Out
October 21st 6:30 pm
Durango's restaurant on North Wickham Road
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

IEP Training
October 23rd 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
202 West Drive, Melbourne, Florida
For those of you entering or involved in the school system.
Presented by Terry Tomaka and Jim Gerhauser (Family Liaisons)
RSVP to Terry 409-2030 x110 or Jim 409-2030 x108

November

BFOCASD Meeting
November 3rd  7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
First Baptist Church of Melbourne, 3301 Dairy Road (between 192 & Palm Bay Road)
Topic: Anxiety and Obsessive Behaviors presented by Dr. Kim Deffebach, Psychologist
No Child Care Available
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

Mini Conference
November 6, 2004  9:00 am to 4:15 pm
202 West Drive, Melbourne, Florida
Conference on disability issues.  Will be held at The Arc of Brevard and brought to you by Early Steps and BFOCASD.
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

BFOCASD Meeting
November 9th  6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Frontenac Baptist Church (US1, 5 miles North of SR528)
Topic:
Anxiety and Obsessive Behaviors presented by Dr. Kim Deffebach, Psychologist
No Child Care Available
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

GNO: Girls Night Out
November 11th  6:30 pm
Meg O'Malley's in Downtown Melbourne
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

Doctors With A Heart Day
November, 2004
At least twice per year, Dr. Matthew Boucher and his staff at Boucher Chiropractic set aside a day to provide patients with free chiropractic care -- all they ask in return is for a donation to ARC-Brevard!  The last "Doctors with A Heat Day" was in February, and ARC received a donation of $600 from Dr. Boucher and his patients!  Thank you Doctor Boucher!

December

BFOCASD Meeting
December 1st  7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
First Baptist Church of Melbourne, 3301 Dairy Road (between 192 & Palm Bay Road)
Topic: Yoga for Children with Special Needs presented by Janet Cabai.  Holly Fales, owner of Incredible Horizons, will bring in Social Skill Games, tapes, and other products perfect for gift giving.
No Child Care Available
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

BFOCASD Meeting
December 7th  6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Frontenac Baptist Church (US1, 5 miles North of SR528)
Topic:
Yoga for Children with Special Needs presented by Janet Cabai.  Holly Fales, owner of Incredible Horizons, will bring in Social Skill Games, tapes, and other products perfect for gift giving.
No Child Care Available
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

BFOCASD 2nd Annual Holiday Reception
December 10th
There will be food, fun and a live auction.  More details coming soon.
Contact Cari Wheat: cari@bfocasd.com

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