• 6th Annual Special Connections Golf Outing Update

    Change in schedule and activities- Due to the weather, we will be unable to golf today, BUT please plan to still come out to the golf course. Beginning at 10AM, we will have games, raffles, free drinks with lunch served at noon! Vouchers will be given for a round of golf! Although we cannot golf, let's make it a great day supporting the participants and athletes of Special Connections!! Read More
  • Fitness Class

    Registration is now open for our next fitness class beginning, Monday, September 12th! Read More
  • Run The Beat 5K Costume Run 2016

    Registration is open for the Run The Beat 5K Costume Run/Walk benefitting Special Connections on Saturday, October 22nd at Goold Park in Morris! Pre-register here by October 19th! Read More
  • Run The Beat 800M Kids Dash 2016

    Registration is open for the Run The Beat 800M Kids Dash on Saturday, October 22nd at Goold Park in Morris! Pre-register here by October 19th! Read More
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  • Basketball

    Athletes can participate in Special Olympics individual skills basketball (dribbling, passing and shooting) or team basketball (5 vs. 5 team competition). Basketball takes place from November-January. Read More
  • Bocce

    Join our team to learn the rules and strategy of bocce and practice those skills to prepare for competition. Practices take place outdoors in March and April. Bocce is a great sport to learn to play for a lifetime! Read More
  • Bowling

    In August and September, our Special Olympics bowling team practices weekly and competes at the end of September. Our bowling league follows the Special Olympics season, meeting twice a month from October-February. Read More
  • Golf

    Athletes may participate in individual skills golf, 3 hole competition or 6 hole competition, based on the golfer's skill level. Golf takes place from May-early July at Nettle Creek Country Club in Morris. Read More
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In The News

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  • New Lenox-based Trinity Services Inc. has teamed up with Special Connections of Grundy County to extend services and provide a physical presence in the area.
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  • At a typical Special Connections Swim Team practice, coach Lynda Kirkman can be heard blowing her whistle and calling out the team’s next workout, while
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  • Despite the snowy weather, Morris Police Chief Brent Dite said they raised a little more than $3,000 that will be split evenly between Special Connections
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