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Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City

5960 Dearborn Street Ste. 100
Mission, KS 66202
913-384-4848 Phone
913-384-4949 Fax

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**Update your teens information for the STARS program here. **

Contact julie@kcdsg.org for any questions

STARS Wednesday night events resume on August 29th. Teens age 12-18 with Down syndrome are welcome to sign up for these events. There is no charge for these events during the school year. 

Make sure to download our new app to get the latest updates on STARS right at your fingertips! We also have our own tile, access to carpool information, etc. Its pretty cool! Go to your app store and search "DSG." If you filled out the form above already, you will only need to enter your phone number. If you havent filled that out, you need to fill it out and then we can get you going in the STARS portion of the app. 


Wed., August 29th, 2018 6:00-8:00pm
DIY Sign Making @ Board & Brush Studio
(13970 Santa Fe Trail Dr. Lenexa, KS 66215)

Teens get to create a sign of their very own out of real wood. They will design everything from picking out the stencil, picking the stain, paint color, and even getting to distress the wood. Drop off and pick up will be at Board & Brush. 


Wed., September 5th, 2018 6:00-8:00pm
Sports Spectacular @ Sylvester Powell Community Center

Bring you’re A-Game as the DSG STARS let loose in Sylvester Powell Community Center for a night of sports fun! We will have basketball hoops, pickle ball, racquetball courts, and so much more. All gear is provided. Drop off and pick up will be at DSG. We will walk over to the Community Center together. 

Sun., Sept. 9th, 2018 1:00-3:30pm
DSG Red Barn Farm Family Event
(16300 Wilkerson Rd., Weston, MO 64098)

Bring the whole family for an afternoon on the farm! FREE hayride, games, and family fun for all. Sign up the whole family so you don’t miss out! 



Wed., Sept. 12th, 2018 


Wed., Sept. 19th, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Giving the Basics @ DSG

Giving the Basics provides everyday essentials for free to the homeless and those in need. We will be giving back to the community by helping them make care kits for those in need. 


Wed., Sept. 26th, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Transition Bootcamp: UMKC College Experience @ Pizza 51 and UMKC

What better way to learn about Post Secondary programs than to experience it! Teens will enjoy dinner at Pizza 51 while parents get a tour of the campus. Then teens will tour the campus while parents eat and learn about other programs in the area. 


Mon., Oct. 1st, 2018 11:00am to 8:00pm
DSG Chipotle Day Fundraiser @ Your local Chipotle

Eat at Chipotle and be sure to mention you are there for the DSG Fundraiser! 50% of the proceeds come back to DSG! Remember to show your coupon! 

Wed., Oct. 3rd, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm
KC Ballet School @ DSG 

The KC Ballet will be coming to DSG to teach teens some dance and ballet moves we haven’t seen before. If Ballet isn’t your thing, don’t worry! Ballet is fun for everyone! 


Wed., Oct. 10th, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cooking with a Twist @ DSG 

Get ready to enjoy an evening with friends serving up some delicious dinner! Come hungry and ready to make some meals you can recreate for your family when you get home! 


Sat., Oct. 13th, 2018 9:00am to 1:00pm
Walk T-Shirt Pick Up @ DSG 

Wed., Oct. 17th, 2018 

Sat., Oct. 20th, 2018 10:00am to 2:00pm
Step-Up Walk @ Arrowhead Stadium LOT C 

Sign up to be a part of our Shooting for the STARS Team!


Wed., Oct. 24th, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Halloween GLOW @ DSG

Wear your Halloween costume or come dressed in neon or white. DSG will light up the night, have  games, and even some music to dance to. This year we will mix up the Halloween Dance and GLOW Fest to make Halloween GLOW! 


Wed., Oct. 31st, 2018 

NO STARS: Happy Halloween!