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 spring 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: March 30/May 18 (*CLASS BEGINS AT 2:30pm ON MARCH 30)
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: April 6/May 18
Location: Townlake YMCA - 1100 W Cesar Chavez; Austin, TX 78703 (Cycle Studio)

Performing Arts
Ages: 8+ years
Schedule: Sundays, 12-1:30pm
Start Date/End Date: March 31/May 19
Location: Kidsacting Foundation - 2826 Real Street; Austin, TX 78722
Note: This class is closed to new registrants. However, if you registered in the winter session and are part of the Tangled cast, please register again for the spring session.

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

Location 1: Townlake YMCA - 1100 W Cesar Chavez; Austin, TX 78703 (AMP Room)
Schedule: Sundays, 2-2:45pm
Start Date/End Date: March 31/May 19

Location 2: Brushy Creek Community Center - 16813 Great Oaks Drive; Round Rock, TX 78681 (Fitness Studio)
Schedule: Sundays, 3:30-4:15pm
Start Date/End Date: March 31/May 19 (NO CLASS ON SUNDAY, 4/21)

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: March 29/May 17

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: April 1/May 20


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spring 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.