Sioux City Parks & Recreation's 25th Annual Special Olympics Expo PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 10 July 2013 05:39

Sioux City Parks & Recreation’s 25th Annual Special Olympics Expo

Sioux City Parks & Recreation will host the 25th Annual Special Olympics Expo on Saturday, July 27, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., at Leif Erikson Park/Pool. Parks & Recreation will hold clinics in the areas of tennis, softball, and volleyball for Special Olympic athletes followed by a free lunch for participants and event volunteers. Following the events there will be an open swim for all participants. Registration begins at 9:30am with opening ceremonies beginning at 10am. Participants are asked to register through the Parks and Recreation office by Friday, July 26th for this FREE event.

Volunteers are needed for this event in the following areas:

Buddy Volunteer- responsible for helping participants move to and from clinic stations.

Clinician Volunteer-responsible for leading and guiding participants in events including tennis, volleyball, softball, and swimming.

Registration Volunteer-responsible for registering participants and filling out name tags.

Set Up Volunteer-responsible for helping set up at 9:00am and lunch preparation.

 Post Event Clean Up Volunteer-responsible for gathering equipment and cleaning up areas after the event.

 Interested volunteers or participants should contact Eric Griffith or the Parks & Recreation Office at 279-6126 or e-mail