Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential

July 2018

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Jul

Wed

04

8:00am

Independence Day - LEAP Offices Closed

The LEAP Offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of the Indpendence Holiday.

Jul

Fri

06

6:00pm

Blue Ribbon Karaoke

Location: Solon Community Center

Come sing, dance, and be merry. Our amazing DJ, Denise Formica, will be serving up the best jams in town, while we experience the awesome talents of our karaoke singers. Dinner will be served. Note the new start time from last year. Limit: 75 Cost: $11.00

Jul

Sat

07

10:00am

Canoe / Kayak

Location: Parkview Pool

Mayfield Village Parks and Recreation Department is offering a chance for us to learn out to canoe / kayak. This event takes place at the Parkview Pool and is a basic course in fun, learning how to operate a canoe / kayak. We will be in the safety of shallow waters, there...

Jul

Tue

10

6:30pm

Understanding Disability Benefits & Ohio STABLE Accounts

Location: Skylight Financial Group

How do you, as parents or guardians, navigate the often-confusing maze of public benefits programs that may be available to help people with disabilities? How do you prepare needed documents, forms and financial information required to apply for a range of public benefits and/or appeal a denial of benefits? What are the...

Jul

Wed

11

7:00pm

LEAP Board Member, Danielle Krakora, speaking at "Served Like a Girl" Screening

Location: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

LEAP Board Member, NEO VA Healthcare System Communications Dir. and combat veteran, Danielle Krakora will be speaking at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage after the screening of "Served Like a Girl". A movie following wounded American women veterans as they use the Ms. Veteran America competition as a way...

Jul

Sat

14

1:00pm

Pizza Bowl

Location: RollHouse Wickliffe (formally Game of Wickliffe)

What a fantastic way to spend a Saturday afternoon! Enjoy two hours of bowling with friends. The cost also covers one slice of cheese pizza, a small soft drink and a small cup of ice cream for the participant. Limit: 90 (Six bowlers per lane) Cost: $16.00

Jul

Mon

23

6:00pm

Walking Club

July 23rd - August 27th

Location: Euclid Creek Reservation

Walking is proven to be one of the best forms of exercise. As a safe and low impact activity, walking improves cardiovascular health, strengthens bones, and can even boost your mood. Summer sessions of Walking Club meet at Upper Highland Picnic Area at Euclid Creek Reservation. Come stretch your legs and...

Jul

Tue

24

6:00pm

Golf

July 24th - August 28th

Location: Washington Golf Learning Center

Its tee time! Learn the game of golf this summer. We will learn on the driving range, with the possibility of going on the golf course and playing several holes. Limit: 20 Sessions: 6 Cost: $40.00

Jul

Wed

25

4:00pm

ADA Day 2018 Celebration

Location: Wade Oval

Come celebrate the Americans with Disabiliteis Act party at Wade Oval on Wednesday, July 25th. Games & activities Resource Fair Raffle Rock music by Otis & The Shoreway Free health screenings by Univerity Hospitals & Cleveland Clinic Food vendors Presented by ADA Cleveland (LEAP is one of many area agency members). WOW! concert & movie following the fair...

Jul

Wed

25

6:00pm

Bocce Ball

July 25th - August 29th

Location: Cleveland Alta House, Little Italy

Join us at Cleveland Alta House in Little Italy for several games of Bocce Ball. We teach how the game is played, for beginners and those who have been playing for a long time. * Road construction may increase travel time. Please plan accordingly. * Limit: 30 Sessions: 5 (No activity August 5th) Cost:...

Jul

Thu

26

12:30pm

Ohio Candidate Forum on Disability Issues

Location: Ohio State University Fawcett Event Center

LEAP, along with the other 11 Ohio CILs and many other associations and agencies, present The Ohio Candidate Forum on Disability Issues. Registration to attend the event is now full. However, LEAP will be hosting a live viewing from The Center for Disability Empowerment's Facebook page here at our office in...

Jul

Thu

26

6:00pm

Adaptive Softball

July 26th - August 30th

Location: Parkview Softball Green Field

Join the team, have a ball, and swing away into the summer fun! Cost includes tshirt, ball cap, snacks, and beverages. We provide all equipment, limited amount of baseball gloves. Limit: 40 Sessions: 6 Cost: $30.00

Jul

Sat

28

9:00am

Miracle League Softball

July 28th - August 25th

Location: Next to the Lake County Captains Stadium

Quantum LEAP seeks 12 to 15 participants to form a team to play softball at the brandnew Miracle League Field in Eastlake, Ohio. The Miracle League Field is made with a synthetic rubberized surface that accommodates wheelchairs and other assertive devices. The bases and pitching mound are painted onto the surface, there...

Jun

Mon

04

6:30pm

Kickball League

June 4th - July 9th

Location: Parkview Softball Green Field: Located just south of Parkview Pool

Join fellow participants and compete in a fun game of kickball. Everyone gets to be part of a team, with a chance to play in the field, kick the ball and run the bases. Limit: 30 Sessions: 6 Cost: $15.00

Jun

Tue

05

6:00pm

Walking Club

June 5th - July 10th

Location: Euclid Creek Reservation

Walking is proven to be one of the best forms of exercise. As a safe and low impact activity, walking improves cardiovascular health, strengthens bones, and can even boost your mood. Summer sessions of Walking Club meet at Upper Highland Picnic Area at Euclid Creek Reservation. Come stretch your legs...

Jun

Wed

06

6:30pm

Sand Volleyball

June 6th - July 11th

Location: Wiley Park

Playing volleyball improves coordination, increases focus, and encourages teamwork. Come have fun, get sandy, and build skills by participating in Sand Volleyball. Participants play at Wiley Park’s sand volleyball court, next to the police station. Limit: 20 Sessions: 5 (No activity on July 4th) Cost: $15.00 Location information: Wiley Park – Located next to...

Jun

Thu

14

6:00pm

Aquacize

June 14th - July 12th

Location: Parkview Pool

Aquacize is an opportunity to experience successes, increase comfort level, and have fun in an aquatic environment. Participants exercise in shallow waters, and are required to have appropriate swimwear, along with a caregiver present and actively participating in the water. Swim experience not required. Please be there by 6:00pm to allow...