Crocus ‘Special Buddies’ programme – November 2018 to August 2019

Members of the ‘Special Buddies’ Youth Club, which is part of the Crocus Special Needs organisation, have been having a great time together since coming back from their summer break.

Crocus 'Special Buddies' programme - November 2018-August 2019They meet at Galgorm Community Centre, 3 Rapheal Way, Galgorm on the following Friday nights, usually at 7.30pm, term time. (Check earlier times for some events)

Save the dates in your diary if you or friends and family have someone who would benefit from this youth club for young people with special needs.

A fun and interesting programme is planned up to August next year.

Special Buddies Youth Club programme – November 2018 to August 2019

Friday 23rd November 2018 – Ten Pin Bowling, The Jet Centre, Coleraine
Meet at Galgorm Community Centre at 6:30pm, bus departs at 6:45pm Sharp. Return at approximately 9:45pm – 10:00pm.

Friday 14th December 2018 – Family Christmas Buffet with special guest and Disco

Friday 11th January 2019 – WELCOME BACK – Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime, Grand Opera House Belfast.
Cost (includes bus): members and volunteers pay £10 per ticket, others pay £22.50 per ticket
Meet at Galgorm Community Centre at 5:15pm, bus departs at 5:30pm Sharp (need to be there at 6:30pm as show starts at 7:00pm), return at approximately 10:15pm – 10:30pm.

Friday 25th January 2019 – Ballymena Cinema Night

Friday 8th February 2019 – Strictly Come Dancing

Friday 22nd February 2019 – Making treats/buns

Friday 8th March 2019 – St. Patrick’s Night

Friday 22nd March 2019 – Crocus Members Puppets workshop & show

Friday 12th April 2019 – Flower Arranging and Snooker

Friday 26th April 2019 – Fun with Drums
Crocus AGM, immediately after Youth Club.

Friday 10th May 2019 – Arts/Crafts

Friday 24th May 2019 – Jewellery Making & Snooker

Friday 14th June 2019 – Cowboy Night –Sausage & Chips- Line Dancing

Friday 28th June 2019 – Crocus Formal, Adair Arms Hotel, Ballymena, 7:00pm
Dress code: Neat dress required, photo to be taken on arrival.

Friday 9th August 2019 – Crocus Summer Outing – Portrush

For more information on the Crocus Special Needs Association, log on to their website here or email: You can also find them via their Facebook page.