During our ☘️PADDY PARTY☘️ on Friday, we played various games for points, went on a Shamrock hunt, won prizes, and had Green Shamrock Floats! 😋💚
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Verne Cox is growing salads from the ground up.
VC is growing! our Gardening program is planting veggies, berries, herbs, and flowers in our beautiful new greenhouses!
Verne Cox crew’s Friday dance night, St. Patty themed, brought out the Leprechauns.
Our 💚&💛 dance was something special last night! 🌈 Spirit was on point!
⭐️ Smiles were seen!
☘️ A Leprechaun was spotted! Thank you to all that came out to dance the night away. 🎶🕺Until next time! 👋 PS- next time is just around the corner 🤩 on Friday, April 14 🗓️ Let’s RAVE!👩🏽🎤 🧑🏻🎤
The Verne Cox crew bellied up for some BBQ then headed to HLSR.
Rodeo 2023! 🤠🐴 Our group enjoyed a catered BBQ dinner at VC, then headed to the Houston Livestock show and Rodeo! We danced and sang to the New Kids on the Block performance and had such a wonderful time! 🌟 YEEHAW! 🐮🕺💃
Monday Verne Cox Coffeehouse Crew slid into Bitty and Beau’s in Houston for some coffee fun.
On Monday we took our Coffeehouse Crew to Bitty and Beau’s Houston! ☕️💗 We interacted with the staff, had coffee, smoothies, and cocoa and played conversation games! The staff is so friendly and very loving, thank you Bitty and Beau’s for having our group! We had a blast! 😍🥰🌟
The Verne Cox crew went day tripping to Houston Interactive Zoo and Aquarium last week.
Last week, our friends took a trip to the Houston Interactive Zoo and Aquarium! 🐟🐒🦒🐍🦆 We had so much fun petting, feeding, and meeting the animals! Afterward, we took a trip to POST Market for dessert and rooftop photos! 🏙🍦
Verne Cox lit up the runway for their 2023 Fashion Show.
Special thank you to our📸 City Photographer, Stanley White, 📸for capturing such beautiful photos of our 2023 Fashion Show! 🤩 Our runway themes this year were Recycled Items and Formal Wear! Our participants lit up the night with their looks and walks! ❤️✨🔥
Verne Cox linked up with Maxwell Adult Center in Deer Park for a friendly game of Baggo Baseball.
Fun Friday at Maxwell Adult Center in Deer Park! 🥰 We joined the Maxwell crew for Baggo Baseball, and they joined the VC crew for Reverse Coloring! ⚾️🎨 A special THANK YOU to the folks at Maxwell Adult Center! We appreciate you! ❤️
Valentine’s strike a pose at Verne Cox Recreation Center.
Valentine’s Photoshoot! Our friends had a LOVELY time striking a pose during our Photoshoots program! 😍❤️
Verne Cox held a Color Craze party this morning.
Today’s morning program was Color Craze!
Coloring books are really cool, but we played the Reverse Card today ↩️ We found books filled with color and WE drew in the lines 🤩 Check it out!
Verne Cox Photoshoots program striking a pose.
Pictures from week one of our Photoshoots program! Our friends are natural super models! 📸🤩❤️✨
Goods times and turn out Friday night at Verne Cox with their Sensory Open Gym program.
Thank you to all that came out Friday evening for our Sensory Open Gym program! We counted at least 44 participants and family members, all having a blast with various sensory experiences.
Video: Verne Cox Partiers Finding Their Groove at The Adaptive Dance Program
The Verne Cox Adaptive Dance Program is held at the Pasadena Community Center. The program is designed to provide individuals with disabilities the opportunity to express themselves through dance, and to interact with others in a fun and encouraging environment. The program is open to all ages, and is designed to accommodate different abilities.
The Verne Cox Adaptive Dance Program is led by certified instructors who are experienced in working with individuals with disabilities. The instructors provide a safe and supportive atmosphere, and are dedicated to helping each individual reach their goals.
The Verne Cox Adaptive Dance Program is a great way for individuals with disabilities to stay active and have fun. It encourages social interaction, self-expression, and creativity, while also providing a safe and supportive environment. The program is a great way for individuals to connect with others, build self-confidence, and discover their own abilities.
Peaceful mornings at Verne Cox utilizing Youtube for Yoga.
Peaceful morning workouts during Youtube Yoga! 🧘♀️🙏🧘♂️😌
Baking bigly over at Verne Cox’s Cake Bake program yesterday for Christmas.
We’ve got some bakers here at VC! Our Cake Bake program was a SWEET success! 🎂😋 We decorated Christmas inspired cakes and gingerbread cookies! ❤️🎁🤶🏼🎄
Verne Cox got into in the Holiday spirit with a Galveston style day trip.
VC is getting in the Holiday spirit 🎄❤️🎅🏽. Our Galveston day trip was loads of fun! We visited Moody Gardens Iceland 🧊🥶, and Festival of Lights🎄! We even had time for a walk on the beach 🏖. Enjoy! 🎁
Verne Cox pictures from their Galveston Day Tripping.
Additional pictures from our Galveston Day Trip outing! 🎄🎁🧊🥶🎅🏽
Verne Cox’s Monthly Dance Heroes and Villains is tonight Friday Nov 18th 6:15pm 🕺
Come see us tomorrow evening at our Monthly Dance! Doors open at 6:15pm & we start dancing at 6:30pm 😄
Verne Cox is had a small party for the World Series Champs today at 12pm 🧡
🧡💙🧡💙 Whoohoo!! World Series Champs! Today at 12:00pm, we will be having a small celebration in the gym to watch the Astros Parade. ⚾️ 🏆 Stop in to sign our VC 2022 World Series ball, and grab a cupcake. Way to go Houston! 💙🧡💙🧡
Last weekend the Verne Cox Center partied at Parks and Recreation’s annual Monster Mash 🔮
🎃 This past weekend, friends of the Verne Cox Center participated in the City of Pasadena, TX Parks & Recreation annual Monster Mash Halloween event! 🔮🧛🏽♂️
⏰ An “Early Entry” opportunity helped these friends & their families enjoy the all the games and receive prizes, without the long wait times, crowds of people, or loud noises. 🎧🙉
📢 Shout out to all the Pasadena Parks & Recreation staff for putting together an amazing event. 👏 🎯
In April, four friends at Verne Cox participated in an Autism Awareness Panel Discussion. Sergeant McGee found the video helpful and honored the friends plus using the info in training for other leaders within the Army 👊
In April, four of our friends participated in an Autism Awareness Panel Discussion that was recorded! Last week, those four participants received Certificates of Appreciation, as well as badges and pins from Seargent McGee of the United States Army! As an Equal Opportunity Leader, Seargent McGee found the Autism Awareness Panel Discussion Video helpful in trainings for other leaders within the Army. A special thank you to our four participants for their knowledge, and willingness to help spread Autism Awareness within their community! ❤️
Verne Cox got extra creative at their Family Pumpkin Party last night 🎃
🎃 Family Pumpkin Party 🎃 Last night, everyone had a blast carving/painting pumpkins! We had snacks, witches brew punch, and candy! Wait, how do you fix a hole in your pumpkin?? With a pumpkin patch!! 😂😂
Verne Cox made some vampire donuts and bandaid spooky snacks in today’s program 🩸
🎃 SpOoKy SnAcKs 🎃 In todays program, we made 🧛🏽♂️VAMPIRE DONUTS 🍩 and BANDAIDS 🩹🩸 Scary to look at, but fun to eat! 😋
Verne Cox Recreation Center had a great day trip to Dewberry Farm 🌾
Dewberry Farm Day Trip! 🚜🌾🎃🐓 We had so much fun flower picking, walking through pumpkin hallow, visiting the farm animals, jumping, sliding, and exploring the farm! ❤️
Just two more Open Swim opportunities for Verne Cox registered participants that have 2022 paperwork on file 🤽♀️
🤽♀️ 🏊♀️ 🤽🏾♂️ There will be 2 more Open Swim opportunities for Verne Cox registered participants that have 2022 paperwork on file! Check your program calendars for dates & times. 🗓 📌 We’ve had a blast hanging out in our beautifully renovated pool this year! 🌞
Get spooky at the next Verne Cox Halloween Dance Friday Oct 14th 6:30-8pm
Come join us for the October Dance!
Verne Cox Friday night Neon Glow Dance Sept 9th 6:30-8pm 🎉
THIS Friday! Bring your brightest Neon & Glow gear, let’s dance! 🥳
Verne Cox’s Recreation Center’s Wheelchair Basketball Tournament 2022 Shootout images 📷
A special thank you to our City Photographer, Stanley White, for these amazing photos from our 2022 3 on 3 Shootout Wheelchair Basketball Tournament!
2022 Shootout – Wheelchair Basketball Tournament – TX
The Wheelchair Softball World Series got under way today, and our Hotwheels are there to represent 🥎
Today starts the Wheelchair Softball World Series! When we say let’s go, you say Hotwheels! 🥎 LET’S GO……
Follow the updates from the tournament website at:
Our Adaptive Recreation Division’s Wheelchair Softball Team, with a sponsorship from TIRR Memorial Hermann, is heading to Chicago to compete in the Wheelchair Softball World Series tournament! Gooooooooo Team!!🥎
Verne Cox’s summer fun at the 2nd Camp Strive session with a Magic Show, Discovery Green, Arcade Games and it’s just hump day 🎳
We’ve started the week strong in our 2nd Camp Strive session 👍🏼👍🏽👍🏾 Monday brought us an amazing Magic Show 🎟🤹🏼and Tuesday was spent touring Discovery Green 🌇🗺 & playing hundreds of Arcade Games 🎳🎮🎸🏎
Verne Cox’s been busy at Camp Strive but the fun in the sun is now posted. 🌞
We’ve been so busy in Camp Strive that pictures are just now hitting Facebook! What a week it’s been 😎
This Saturday is Adaptive Swimming only at Strawberry Water Park 2-4pm 💦
💦THIS SATURDAY – Adaptive Swim @ Strawberry Water Park!!! 2-4pm❤
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Verne Cox Center’s July Dance looked like a blast 🇺🇸
Thank you to all those that attended our July Monthly Dance. Look at all that Red, White, & Blue out on the dance floor! ❤️🤍💙 Next Dance: Friday, August 12th, 6:30-8:00pm.
Dance Theme: Disney! 🧞♂️🧜♀️💃🏰🤖
Verne Cox 2022 Camp Achieve participants had a blast this week and covered a lot of ground. 🚀
2022 Camp Achieve! This week has been a blast! We have explored different animals, the ocean, and nature! Our AM group visited The Play Space Houston, and our PM group got to jump around at Jumping World! 🤩🥳
Today Verne Cox wind down their Camp Climb fun.
Today was the last of our Camp Climb fun. 🥳 We loved spending this week reuniting with campers of past summers AND getting to know our new friends!! So many memories were made, and it’s safe to say a great time was had by all. 🏼
Summer Camps at Verne Cox have been rolling out the big guns for the best times ever. 🌞🌊🍦
We kicked off Summer Camps again this week and couldn’t be more excited about it!
Here are some of the things we’ve been doing in Camp Climb: swimming, making dog and cat food bags, visiting the Pasadena Animal Adoption Center, playing games, doing science experiments, making crafts, meeting High School basketball players, exploring BIG vehicles during our first ever Touch A Truck event, and having a blast at Urban Air! Wow 😁 No wonder we are all tired by the end of every camp day!
Verne Cox’s July Monthly Dance will get down Friday July 8th 6:30-8pm
Our July Monthly Dance will take place on Friday, July 8th!! Hope to see everyone there!
Dance fever again at Verne Cox’s Digital Dance Friday night June 10th 6:30-8PM
Ready for another dance?! Come out tomorrow night for our DIGITAL DASH Dance! All things digital: Video Games, Movies, Electronics, etc. See you there!