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SOMO Sum-Ups: April. 9 – 15

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Here’s a look back at the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from March 19-April 1

Training for Life Campus Events: All Week!

TLC events are back for the new year! Check out the schedule below for all the amazing April opportunities coming up, including our 8-week “Healthy Hustle” program. Don’t miss out on these recurring classes and activities!

Sullivan Unified Local Track Meet: Wednesday, April 10
It was a rainy day but spirits were still high at the Unified Local Track Meet hosted at Sullivan Senior High School on Wednesday, April 10!  In addition to competitive events, athletes enjoyed a Victory Village, petting zoo, a demo from a medivac helicopter, and a fantastic lunch.  

Lincoln County Local Track Meet: Friday, April 12

The Lincoln County School District hosted a local track meet for the first time at Troy Buchanan High School; athletes attended from Pike, Lincoln and Warren counties and had a fantastic time competing in running, jumping and throwing events.  There was also amazing financial support of this event from the following community partners:

Gold Level Sponsors – People’s Savings Bank, Mission Nutrition, Witte Brothers Exchange Inc.

Silver Level Sponsors – Lincoln County Fire Protection District Board of Directors, Troy Rotary, Jodi Almus-Johnson, Flynn Drilling, BLE Construction, Mercy, People’s Bank & Trust

Bronze Level Sponsors – Luck Construction, Mid Rivers Asphalt, Troy Chiropractic

Poplar Bluff Spring Games: Friday, April 12

Poplar Bluff was buzzing with excitement as athletes of all ages and abilities took part in the action-packed Poplar Bluff Spring Games. From thrilling races to fierce competitions, it was a day filled with athleticism and community spirit.

2024 Spring ALPs Weekend: April 12-14

Adventure lovers and outdoor enthusiasts gathered for an unforgettable weekend at the 2024 Spring ALPs (Adaptive Learning Program) event from April 12 to 14. Participants embraced challenges, made new friends, and celebrated the joys of outdoor recreation.

Rolla PD Fishing Tournament: Saturday, April 13

Anglers cast their lines and reeled in big catches at the Rolla PD Fishing Tournament on April 13. Held under sunny skies and with a spirit of friendly competition, the event brought together fishing enthusiasts of all ages for a day of fun on the water.

St. Louis Metro Area Volleyball Tournament: Sunday, April 14

Volleyball courts across the St. Louis Metro Area were alive with action on April 14 as teams competed in the highly anticipated Volleyball Tournament. With impressive serves, powerful spikes, and thrilling rallies, it was a day packed with athleticism and sportsmanship.

Be sure to check out our SOMO calendar for all of our upcoming events! If you’d like to volunteer, visit our Volunteer Hub!