Join the fun!

SOAR! hosts popular annual events listed below that are always well attended. If you have not attended these events in the past and are not on our mailing list of participants, be sure to contact Scott Montgomery, Executive Director at (440) 327-6454 for additional information and to receive an event form several weeks before the event. Or, you may also simply download the online flyer and mail back.  Parents, caregivers, and staff members are welcome to attend any of the events. There is a small fee for each attendee at the time of event registration. Please be sure to mail in a SOAR Master Registration form if you are not currently enrolled in our program.

MARCH 2019 – MARCH MADNESS Basketball Event

2019 - A fun-filled evening of “March Madness” basketball fun and games! Due to popular demand the event is again offered on TWO nights, so get ready to hoop it up with some basketball fun!

We start the evening with pizza and soft drinks when you arrive, then settle in for a great movie. After that, we have some basketball skills events as well as many great prizes too!

WHEN:  Friday, March 1st or Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
TIME:  4:30PM – 8:00 PM
WHERE:  Big Creek Center, 6149 West 130th Street, Parma
COST:  $6.00 per person

4:30 – 5:00 – PIZZA & SOFT DRINKS
5:15 – 6:45 – MOVIE
7:25 – 7:35 – RAFFLE (Great Prizes!!!)

2019 MAY – "SOAR! SPIRIT WALK" Picnic and Music

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Rain or Shine!

South Mastick Picnic Area
Rocky River Reservation in Cleveland Metroparks

• 10:00 AM - Race day registration
• 11:00 AM - Spirit Walk starts
• Catered picnic and music to follow

5K & 1 mile $10 per participant. Must be received by Wednesday, May 15th.

We will meet to celebrate the lives of our SOAR! friends that are no longer with us.  Join us for either a 5K or 1 mile walk and then enjoy a catered picnic and music after the walks.  A great way to kick off Spring!

All participants receive a SOAR! t-shirt.

JUNE 2019 – “PAR-fait” Miniature Golf and Ice Cream Social

What could be better than ice cream, miniature golf, a great music DJ, dancing, and the company of friends? Bring a blanket and chairs to relax at this 4-hour, Saturday afternoon outing! Can arrive anytime for golf, ice cream and music. This event is held at the Southwest Golf Center and Dairy Queen in Berea. Note: Due to the number of participants, we will be unable to call everyone in the event of a heavy rain. Please assume we WILL make every effort to conduct the event so use your judgment in case of inclement weather.

Saturday, June 15, 2019
2 pm - 6 pm

Southwest Golf Center/Dairy Queen
1005 West Bagley Road, Berea, Ohio



A picnic and evening of baseball!  Enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, food and fun!
Remember to bring a blanket or folding chair. Following the evening picnic, let the games begin!

We’ll use modified baseball rules to ensure maximum participation and safety. (Including a soft baseball). Also, every participant will bat in the 2-3 innings that are played. Bring your glove, or we’ll provide one for you, along with helmets, batting tees, balls and bats. This event is held at Bay Village’s Hartman Field – Lake Road at Dover Center Road.  Participation for this event is limited to the first 80 players.

TIME:  6 PM - 10 PM
WHERE:  Bay Village Hartman Field at corner of Lake Rd. and Dover Center Rd.
COST:  $6.00 per person

Schedule of Events:
6:00 - 7:00 pm  Check in and picnic
7:00 - 8:00 pm  Clinic with SOAR! staff & Challenger coaches
8:00 - 9:00 pm  Game #1, Avon Challenger All Star Teams
9:00 - 10:00 pm  Game #2, SOAR! participants
10:00 pm  Conclusion of evening’s activities


OCTOBER 2019 – “HAY FEVER!” Hayride and Dance

SOAR’s hayride and dance in the beautiful Cleveland Metroparks.

Join your friends at SOAR! for an afternoon of “Hay Fever!”  We’ll meet at the Chalet in the Millstream Run Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks in Strongsville for an afternoon of fun. Hayrides and a DJ will provide the entertainment and you won’t go hungry as hot chocolate and hot dogs will accompany the “hot” music! Participation for this event is limited to the first 200 registrants.

WHEN:  Saturday, Mid October - Check back for date
WHERE:  The Chalet in Millstream Run Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks – Strongsville
COST:  $6.00 per person


Contact SOAR!

Each SOAR! Seasonal Event will have a downloadable flyer with a section to fill out as the event approaches. If you are currently registered with SOAR!, you will receive the form in the mail, or you may download a copy from our website. Simply fill out, and mail to SOAR!

If you would like to participate in SOAR! activities and are new to our program, contact Scott Montgomery, Executive Director, at 440) 327-6454.  Be sure to visit our FORMS page to download a Master Registration Form.  Thank you! We look forward to seeing you!