Empowering People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Lead Fuller Lives


At AVSP for October

Below is a listing of program, residential events and outings of interest to individuals, their families and friends.


Community Center

10/07: Going to the Movies and Lunch

10/14: Playing Bingo at the Community Center

10/21: Taking a class at “Painting with a Twist”

10/28: Dinner at Big Nose Kate’s

Teen Weekend Respite

10/07: Going to Greenbelt Pumpkin Fest

10/14: Trip to the Movies

10/21: Dinner at IHOP

10/28: Having a Halloween Party

Young Adult Weekend Respite

10/07: Trip to the Movies

10/14: Going to the Wagner Homecoming Football Game

10/21: Dinner at Red Robin

10/28: Trip to Roller Jam


Hylan Residence

10/08: Bowling at Rab’s Country Lanes

10/15: Pumpkin Picking at Richmond Town

10/22: Lunch at Applebee’s

10/28: Going on a Haunted Hay Ride

Benton Residence

10/07: Shopping at the Farmer’s Market by St. George Theatre

10/15: Costume Shopping at Spirit Halloween

10/22: Pumpkin Picking at Decker Farms

Glenwood Residence

10/01: Attending Carl V. Bini Family Fun Day at Mount Loretto

10/07: Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 8th Annual Bravest BBQ

10/08: Going to Fiesta Italiana at Mount Loretto

10/22: Great American Harvest and Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town and Decker Farms

10/28: Attending Music and Movement at the New Dorp Library

Amboy Residence

10/07: Trip to go Bowling

10/14: Trip to go Bowling and then Staten Island Mall for Lunch

10/15: Going Shopping and Dinner at Red Robin

10/21: Trip to Snug Harbor Fisherman’s Exhibit

10/28: Bowling Trip

Jefferson Residence

10/01: Going to the Forest Avenue Oktoberfest

10/07: Attending the Adult Craft Corner at the South Beach Library

10/08: Going Pumpkin Picking at Decker Farms

10/14: Attending Spooktakular at the Staten Island Zoo

10/15: Trip to Eastmont Orchards

10/21: Going to the Harvest Festival at Clay Pit Pond

10/22: Trip to see the Richmond County Orchestra

10/28: Dinner at Chipotle

10/29: Going shopping at Christmas Tree Shop


ETA Day Habilitation
10/04: Attending MS Word for Beginners at the Tottenville Library

10/04: Farm and Garden Work Day at Heritage Farm

10/05: Apple Picking at Battleview Orchards

10/12: Trip to the Conference House to watch the movie, “Inside Out”

10/20: Taking Canvas Art at Dongan Hills Library

10/22: Going Pumpkin Picking at Cheesequake Farms

Senior Network

10/04: Trip to go Bowling

10/05: Visit New Lane Senior Center

10/12: Out to eat at Denny’s

10/13: At Senior Network

10/17: Going to Cedar Grove Park

10/19: Visit New Lane Senior Center

10/25: Trip to go Bowling

10/27: Halloween Party Day!

New Dorp Lane Day Habilitation

Mondays: Delivering food with Meals on Wheels and going to Target

Tuesday: Apple picking, Library, Halloween Party

Wednesday: Dollar Tree, Art Studio, Dunkin Donuts

Thursday: Pumpkin Picking, Cedar Grove Park/Boardwalk, Food Shopping

Friday: Wendy’s, Christmas Tree Shop, Denny’s

Milton Avenue Day Habilitation

Mondays: Target, Dollar Tree, Dunkin Donuts, Five Below, Bowling and Pumpkin Picking Staten Island

Tuesdays: Christmas Tree Shop, Apple Picking (NJ), Created by You (ceramics), Food Shopping, Coffee Shop, Halloween Party

Wednesday: Art Studio, Dollar Tree, Petco, Tim Hortons, Nail Salon, Dollar Tree and Wendy’s

Thursdays: Deliver Meals on Wheels, Clove Lakes Park, Dollar Tree and Dunkin Donuts

Fridays: Chinese Garden, Chili’s, Indian Museum and Michaels crafts