Activities

Down Syndrome Families of Las Cruces has many activities for individuals with Down syndrome and their family.  We have monthly get togethers; such as park days, swim parties and potlucks and holiday parties.  These events are for the entire family.

We also offer classes for individuals with Down syndrome. These include swim lessons, adult cooking classes, hippo therapy and art classes.

Every March we have our biggest community event, Buddy Day.  Buddy Day is a celebration of World Down Syndrome Day.  This is a free event that is open to everyone.  We have many activities for the entire family including;  horse drawn carriage rides, clowns, face painting, magician, dance performances, petting zoo, jumpers, game booths, LC Fire Department, music and much more.