Celebrate March with Us!

by Chris Sapp   |   Wed, Feb 27th, 2019

TuscBDD is gearing up for another exciting March as we celebrate Developmental Disabilities Awareness and Advocacy Month.  There are many reasons to celebrate March; however, today we share with you a specific reminder: People living with developmental disabilities have many things in common with you and I, and we are better when we stand together.

From beginning to end, the fun never stops as we join together for our all-time favorite events.  There is something for everyone to enjoy!  Check out this year’s schedule of celebration. 

March 1 –Sensory Friendly Movie is being held at the Quaker Cinema located at 158 W. High Avenue, New Philadelphia for all county providers.      

March 5 – Developmental Disabilities Awareness and Advocacy Day at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus Ohio.     

March 16 – STEAM Pop-up Museum at Charmed: Gifts With Meaning located at 117 W. High Ave. New Philadelphia.  STEAM is science, technology, engineering, art and math and the museum provides fun and interactive ways to inspire the next generation of innovators.  The museum is sensory friendly and fun for the whole family.

March 21 - Talent Show from 11am to 1:30pm for all county providers being held at J.I.M.’s Place located at 228 W. High Ave., New Philadelphia. 

March 26 – Special Olympic Basketball team is joining with staff members and community members for a good will basketball game starting at 6p.m. at Tuscarawas Central Catholic High School located at 777 Third St. NE, New Philadelphia.  Doors will be open no later than 5:30pm.  Admission is free. 

March 28 – Community Partners Pancake Breakfast from 7:30am to 9:00am with breakfast being served by TuscBDD staff and friends at 7:45am.  To be held at Tuscora Park Dining Hall located at 161 Tuscora Ave. NW at New Philadelphia. RSVP required.

If you are a resident of Tuscarawas County and receive services through TuscBDD, call Chris Sapp at 330-339-9769 if you have questions about the great things happening in March. 

TuscBDD will also be decorating the lower level hallway and display cases at the New Philadelphia Public Library for the month of March in celebration of DD Awareness and Advocacy.  Crafts and Art pieces will be on display from March 1 until March 29.     


Chris Sapp

Chris Sapp Wed, Feb 27th, 2019