SOAR-Social Opportunities And Recreation

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Social Opportunities And Recreation (SOAR)

Special Needs Activities

Recreational programs provide people with varying ages, abilities, and backgrounds an opportunity to come together and share common interests. Please fill out a participant info and liability form before any activities.  Past event photos  and a calendar of events from other programs may be viewed online.  Learn More  

Three ways to register

  1. Call 425-388-6614 and leave a message with your name, number and the activity you would like to sign up for. You will receive a call back during scheduled office hours to confirm your registration.
  2. Email Natalia with the event and name of participant interested. You will receive a confirmation email.
  3. Online (select Activities, $2 fee associated)

Annual Membership and punch cards

Save money and time!
Annual Membership - $60 per year
This membership includes a photo id and unlimited events for an entire year. 
Punch Pass - $25
This card allows you $30 worth of events for only $25.

For more information on our program, contact Natalia Thomas at 425-388-6614. 

Scheduled Events

Family Fun Swim

Family Fun Swim happens on every third Friday of the month. This is a great environment for families and friends who love to splash, play and float around in a warm, quiet and calm setting. We always have a certified lifeguard to supervise the pool. The fee is $5 and it runs from 6:30-8 p.m.

The Next Swims are:
April 21, 6:30-8 pm
May 19, 6:30-8 pm
June 16 6:30-8 pm

Maplewood Center's Adaptive Pool
8500 200th Street Southwest
Edmonds, WA 98026

Bowl Night  

Meet us at Evergreen lanes the second Saturday of every month for Bowl Night! Cost includes 2 games and shoe rental.  
Cost per participant:  $5 

5111 Claremont Way, Everett.

Saturday May 13, 4:30-6:30 pm

Willis Tucker and Other Fun Events:

​Mother's Day event, Saturday May 6, 12-2 pm

Grab the special lady in your life and meet us at the Ceramic Place in Everett for our Mother's Day event. You and mom (or any other special lady will pick out a piece of art to paint and decorate. Pieces will stay at the Ceramic place to be fired and be available for you to pick up about a week later. Come relax and make some art with mom at this fun event. The cost of this event is $10 per pair. This event will be located at 1327 112th St SE, C, Everett, WA 98208.

Fishing Day, Saturday June 3, 10-12:30 pm

Meet us at Gissburg Twin Lakes in Marysville for our Fishing day event. We will be trying our luck in the beautiful waters of the Twin Lakes and enjoying what will hopefully be a beautiful day! Lunch will be provided. This event is rain or shine so please dress accordingly. The cost is this event is $5 per person. Located at 16324 Twin Lake, Marysville, WA 98271.

Father's Day Bowl Night, Saturday June 10 2-4 pm

Bring dad, grandpa or the best guy in your life and meet us at Evergreen lanes on June 10th as we switch from our normal bowl night to a Glow Bowling celebration of dads. Your $5 admission includes bowling, shoe rental, pizza and drinks for each participant and their special guy. Pre-registration is appreciated for this special event.


If you are interested in volunteering with specialized recreation we could use your help. Whether it is one event per year or every month, we need help in all areas of our program. Please call Natalia at 425-388-6614 for questions and more information or complete the individual volunteer application form and return to Natalia.

We are always looking for ways to improve our program and outreach, please contact Natalia Thomas, adapted recreation specialist at 425-388-6614 with your feedback and suggestions for programming.
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