Teen and Adult Recreational Programs

The Teen Group is a DSACT group for teens with Down syndrome between the ages of 13-19. 

Our Adult group is for individuals with Down syndrome age 20 and up. 


2019 SUMMER session recreational Programs

Registration is required for any individual to participate in DSACT programs.

Fitness Bootcamp
Ages: 13+ years
Schedule: Saturdays, 3-4pm
Start Date/End Date: June 15/August 3
Location: Townlake YMCA - 1100 W Cesar Chavez; Austin, TX 78703 (Cycle Studio)

Social Dance
Ages: 13+ years
Schedule: Saturdays, 1:30-3pm
Start Date/End Date: June 29/August 3 (NO CLASS ON June 15 or June 22)
Location: Townlake YMCA - 1100 W Cesar Chavez; Austin, TX 78703 (Cycle Studio)

Performing Arts
Ages: 8+ years
Schedule: June 17-21; 9am-1pm
Location: Imagine Art; 2830 Real Street; Austin, TX 78722
Note: Summer performing arts is a week-long “mini” camp.

Warrior Storm (Austin or Round Rock)
Ages: 6+ years

Location 1: Townlake YMCA - 1100 W Cesar Chavez; Austin, TX 78703 (AMP Room)
Schedule: June 24-28; 2-3pm
Note: Summer Warrior Storm is a week-long “mini” camp.

Location 2: Brushy Creek Community Center - 16813 Great Oaks Drive; Round Rock, TX 78681 (Fitness Studio)
Schedule: July 22-26; 2-3pm
Note: Summer Warrior Storm is a week-long “mini” camp.

Book Club (Austin or Round Rock)
Ages: 18+ years

Location 1: Bookpeople - 603 N Lamar; Austin, TX 78703
Schedule: Fridays, 6:30-8:15pm
Start Date/End Date: June 28/August 9

Location 2: Barnes & Noble La Frontera Village - 2701 Parker Road #700; Round Rock, TX 78681
Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-8:15pm
Start Date/End Date: June 17/August 5 (No class on Monday, July 29)


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summer 2019 PROGRAM Registration

Registration is required for any individual to participate in DSACT programs. Space is limited so please only register for classes that your family is able to attend regularly.

community opportunities

Arc of the Arts

We are very pleased to collaborate with The Arc of the Capital Area to offer our members an opportunity to participate in a wonderful fine arts program called, “Arc of the Arts”. You can read more about this program on our Recreational Resources page.  

DSACT is pleased to offer a monthly stipend to assist our members in paying for Arc of the Arts classes.  Stipend recipients will have one class per month paid for by DSACT.  Class is directly billed by the Arc to DSACT.  

To apply for this stipend you must already be enrolled in the program. Members will apply at the beginning of each year in order to be considered for a stipend for that year. A limited number of stipends are available.

All stipends have been allocated for 2019. 


 ut informal classes

Read more about UT Informal Classes on our Recreational Resources page. DSACT has a scholarship for individuals interested in pursuing postsecondary educational opportunities. The Achieve Your Dream Fund application is available on the Scholarships and Stipends page of our website.