STAR to Host Sweetheart Dance


Special Therapeutic Activities in Recreation is  hosting a free Sweetheart Dance for all ages on Thursday Feb. 21 at the 4-H Exhibit Hall in Cape Girardeau.

Special Therapeutic Activities in Recreation, or STAR, is a program that is done through the Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department that gives people of all ages with special needs the chance to participate in recreational programming. Anyone with varying degrees of developmental delays, mental and physical disabilities, learning disabilities, behavior disorders, emotional difficulties, and hearing or visual impairments may participant in any STAR event.

Participants must register by Tuesday, Feb.19 and can do so by calling the Parks and Recreation Department at 573-339-6340.