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In-Person LOCAL Greater Boston & Southeastern, MA “Open” Outdoor Enthusiasts Club for Adults, 5/21/22, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET
May 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Free
DESCRIPTION: The AANE Outdoor Enthusiasts Club is a group, created to bring together adults in the Greater Boston and Southeastern, MA areas, who share a love of the outdoors. Facilitated by Katie McClean, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, the group will organize fun and interesting outdoor activities.
Join the Outdoor Enthusiasts Club if you are an adult on the autism spectrum looking for opportunities to socialize and participate in fun outdoor adventures. For more information, and to sign up, check out the Club on MeetUp
This meeting is an in-person* meeting. Please join the group on SATURDAY, May 21st at 11am at the Edward J. McCormack Bath House (GPS: 165 HarborWalk, Boston 02125). We will start at Carson Beach and walk along the water to Castle Island and back!
There are parking lots on both sides of the bath house and along Old Colony Ave. Additionally, the bath house is a 5 minute walk from the JFK/UMass stop on the red line & commuter rail.
Please be prepared to walk for approximately 2 hours, as the walk will be about 6 miles in total.
RE: COVID, AANE requires its attendees to be fully vaccinated and masks will NOT be required throughout the event since we will be outside and have the ability to distance. However, you are welcome to wear a mask at any time.
WHEN: Saturday, May 21, 2022
TIME: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET
WHERE: Edward J. McCormack Bath House, Boston, MA
HOST: Katie McLean, LICSW
COST: Free – The Outdoor Enthusiasts Club is funded through a grant from the Garth Family Foundation.
CAPACITY: 10 participants
REGISTRATION: *Please read the AANE In-Person Program & Event Attendance Agreement below. You must join the group to attend on the Meetup page.
AUDIENCE: AANE Adult Support Groups, Social Groups, and events are intended for post-high school adults on the spectrum who are able to self-regulate AND independently participate in activities without the assistance of a dedicated caretaker.
EVENT & GROUP INFORMATION: Most of AANE programming is currently online. The following terms are used for different audience specifications:
- “Open” events/groups may have different participants joining from session to session and “Closed” events/groups have the same participants for a set number of sessions.
- LOCAL [City, State] programs are intended for those living in the vicinity of the indicated area. If LOCAL is not indicated, the program is available to those living anywhere.
CODES OF CONDUCT: Participants at AANE events are expected to act respectfully toward other participants and group facilitators. AANE reserves the right to deny admission, ask an individual participant to leave, or remove participants from the event/program for inappropriate or disrespectful behavior. For more information see FAQS.
- May 21
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
- Event Category:
- Edward J. McCormack Bath House
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