We wanted to let y’all know of some upcoming events we’ve planned for
the South Texas F.A.C.E.S. group. Mark your calendars!!
August 10th: 7:30pm conference call. Getting ready to go back to school -
Join us for a phone conference led by Dr. James Poysky. We will talk
about IEPs, preparing your child's teacher for their arrival, PE issues
and any other questions you may have. Number and instructions for
calling in will be sent out soon.
August 28th: Abilities Expo at Reliant Park Expo Center. Saturday Expo
hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visit the expo at your leisure, and
then join us for dinner at Buca di Beppo (5192 Buffalo Speedway) at 5:30
p.m. For more information in the expo, go to http://www.abilitiesexpo.com/houston/vsessions.html
Admission is free, but be sure to pre-register for quicker entry. RSVP
for dinner to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 21st.
September 25th: Coach to Cure MD - more details to follow! We will need
volunteers on that day. To learn more about getting your high school
involved or for any other questions, email Rachel at
October 9th: Mom's Night Out - Nutrition & Duchenne. Come to hang
out with other DMD moms. We will have a nutritionist to consult with
regarding good nutrition and DMD. Mom's night out will be at Rachel's
house in Katy. Dinner will be provided.
October 30th: Sam's Family Fun Day in Dallas - Join us for a family day
fundraiser in Dallas. Led by John Killian, PPMD chairman of the board.
We will have a Duchenne family dinner after the event. http://samsdaytexas.com/
November 6th: Fall Family Gathering (place TBD)