Slippery Rock University’s status as a
national hub for helping people with disabilities enters the
spotlight Thursday and Friday [June 17-18] when 34 children with
visual impairments or blindness -- from Pittsburgh, Erie, West
Virginia, Toledo, Ohio and Philadelphia – participate in Camp
SportsVision. Children ages 8 to 18 will try their hand at
taekwondo, dancing, rock climbing and a special sport called
goalball, which uses a ball with a bell.
The best photo opportunities for rock
climbing, dance and goalball are 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday and
Friday at the Robert N. Aebersold Student Recreation
Wrestling and swimming are scheduled for 3:30 to
4:30 p.m. both days in Morrow Field House.
If you plan to staff any of the events or
need directions, please call 724-738-4854.