Jays Care Foundation Baseball Try-It Day Nanaimo on May 11th


Canucks Autism Network, in partnership with the Jays Care Foundation invite children and youth living with autism for a fun day of baseball! Come learn about the core life skills inherent to baseball, including: teamwork, communication, determination, resiliency, inclusion, support and courage. Challenger Baseball ensures every athlete has the opportunity to play in a fun and safe environment where they learn to become more independent, build confidence, improve their communication skills, and set and achieve their own personal goals.

CAN Membership is not required.

This event is open to all individuals with autism over 6 years.

If you are, or you know someone who might be interested in playing baseball, this is a great way to try it out in a safe and fun environment! Supported by Canucks Autism Network staff, Jays Care coaches will provide a 90-minute baseball lesson to introduce players to basic baseball skills.

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm (6-9yrs) & 12:30pm-2:00pm (10yrs+)
Location: McGirr Sports Complex, 6185 McGirr Road, Nanaimo


RSVP by Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 at noon. If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact: Shelby.Milholm

“Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.”
The Special Olympics Athlete’s Oath

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