Current Events

MDSC Annual Conference

The Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress will be holding the 35th edition of their annual conference on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 in Worcester, MA.  Participants gather to hear the latest research findings and important information from national and local experts on a range of topics related to Down syndrome. They also share stories, celebrate victories, advocate for acceptance and inclusion, and reunite with other MDSC families.

More information can be found at 

CVDSG Family Gathering

The next family gathering will be held on Saturday, May 18th from 4:00 – 7:00 PM at the home of the Lisa DeNatale & Steve Boutcher (319 South Union Street, Burlington, VT).  Feel free to arrive anytime!  Please come visit with old friends, meet new members and reconnect with our community of families.  This is a potluck so please bring a dish to share.  Beverages will be provided.

We hope to see many of you on the 18th!

CVDSG Board of Director’s Meeting

The next quarterly meeting of the CVDSG Board of Directors will be held Wednesday, June 19th from 5:30 – 7:00, at the offices of Dore & Whittier Architects (212 Battery Street, Burlington, VT).  All are welcome to attend.

CVDSG Summer Picnic & BBQ Scheduled

The summer picnic and BBQ will be held once again at Oakledge Park in Burlington, this year on Sunday, July 14th from 3:30 – 7:00.  Check back here for additional details in early summer.

Save the Date!  10th Annual Champlain Valley Buddy Walk

The 10th Annual Champlain Valley Buddy Walk will be held on Sunday, October 6th, 2019 in Battery Park in Burlington.  More details will be provided as this important event nears.