Adult Recreational Activities

The Arc of Somerset County is committed to providing recreation opportunities for the individuals we serve. A few examples of activities planned by the Recreation Department and various committees include:

  • Focuses and enhances the challenges our male service recipients have on a daily basis and assists in the formation of friendships, increases socialization, and work life on a daily basis. Monthly meetings or outings, which occur the last Wednesday of the month, address life skills, community challenges, social bonding activities and group discussions. The program is open to all male persons served by The Arc. Please check the Recreation Calendar for dates and activities.

  • Monday "Come and Dance" events - Five dances are held on Monday nights from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm between September and April at the VFW in Manville. A DJ provides music, and punch and snacks are served to attendees. The price is $5.00 per individual. These dances are open to all Arc service recipients. Please check our Recreation Calendar for the scheduled dates.

  • Dinner Dances - There is one dinner dance scheduled during the winter holiday season where attendees enjoy a sit-down dinner and live music. Check our event calendar for the exact date.

  • Tuesday Times Group - The Tuesday Times Group is a recreational activity group that meets the first Tuesday of the month at the Camplain Road Day Program in Hillsborough. Bowling night, Karaoke, and Bingo are just a few examples of activities that consumers can participate in at these gatherings. The program is open to all of The Arc consumers and transportation is not provided.

  • Women's Group - The Women’s group experiences the world monthly by exploring the taste of ethnic food through dining in the community. Each month, the ladies venture off to a “destination” restaurant of their choice where they socialize, form friendships and address life skills in a community setting. The women are also exposed to each country’s culture, through discussions and printed material. The program is open to all female persons served by The Arc.