Over the Summer, Riley and Trevor's families helped them with a project that gave them the opportunity to create a product, bring it to the masses, and interact with the public. The Best Buds bookmarks and magnets were a huge success! Last week, they attended the monthly Board of Directors meeting and made a generous [...]
What a terrific, local opportunity to get together with other people with developmental disabilities and their families!
The annual King of the Wing and Chili Cook-Off Challenge event that was held on Sunday, January 28 at Central Cafe in Plainville was a record-breaking success! 16 home cooks entered their best chili into the challenge, and eight brave (and hungry!) men took their places at the table to eat as much chicken as [...]
PARC was recently awarded a generous grant from the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain for a complete renovation to our bathroom facilities. This project will improve accessibility for our members, and will make both facilities 100% ADA compliant. PARC Board member and local contractor and architect Bill Michel is the project manager, and work [...]
Join us on Saturday, November 18th for the Frank Robinson Thanksgiving Bowling Classic! $25 per person includes open bowling from 4:30 - 7:00pm, shoe rental, t-shirt, hot dog and soda, and a door prize entry! Register online today!!
On Saturday, October 21, about 50 employee volunteers from Loureiro Engineering participated in their annual community service project - this year at PARC! Volunteers painted our building, installed a fence that will improve safety, cleanliness, and privacy, worked on landscaping, and built a custom-designed shed. Window replacement is also part of the project - amazing!! [...]
Our Camp Staff is ready for another terrific season! We've got six weeks of fun, activities, crafts, trips, and snacks planned, and we can't wait to get started. Camp Trumbull is made possible by PARC fundraisers as well as support from the American Savings Foundation, the Main Street Community Foundation, and the Plainville Senior Center. [...]
The 2017 PARC Spring Dance was a tremendous success! A night to celebrate our members and supporters, it also featured the presentation of the 2017 John Sullivan Awards. This year's recipients were Jane Mercure and Rogers Orchards - both well-deserved! Maureen Mercure was provided with the first Shining Star award, and we hope to continue [...]
Join us as we enjoy an afternoon of bowling or mini golf at Lessard Lanes in Plainville! Your $25 entry fee includes three games of bowling, shoe rental, hot dog and soft drink, a limited edition event t-shirt, and a door prize ticket! Not so much of a keggler? Choose our mini-golf option and enjoy [...]