May
23
Wed
Bike to Work Day @ Edelweiss and Bike Path
May 23 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
Bike to Work Day @ Edelweiss and Bike Path

Stop by the Higher Ground tent on your ride to work for breakfast burritos and coffee!

Special Olympics Swimming @ YMCA
May 23 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Special Olympics Swimming @ YMCA | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

To volunteer for Special Olympics Swimming, please sign up here or contact Elyse.

May
25
Fri
Members Only Club- Swimming @ Wood River YMCA
May 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Members Only Club- Swimming @ Wood River YMCA | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

Members Only Club (MOC) is designed for adults with cognitive disabilities. This program works on building healthy lifestyles and social connections.

If you are interested in volunteering to swim with MOC, please sign-up here or contact Elyse.

May
28
Mon
Carry the Load Sun Valley Rally @ Ketchum Town Square
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Carry the Load Sun Valley Rally @ Ketchum Town Square

The Carry the Load Sun Valley Rally is a wonderful opportunity to bring the Wood River Valley together to recognize the ultimate sacrifices made by military. Bring your family and friends to join in on the honor march, lunch wagons, live music, activities, and honor wall tribute, reminding our community, and teaching our youth what Memorial Day is all about!

To register as a participant go to carrytheload.org

Schedule:

9:00 AM: Murph Challenge coordinated by Boulder Mountain Cross Fit

10:00 AM: Free Rally registration. Start of Half Murph Challenge

10:30 AM: Welcome Message

10:35 AM: Honor March Begins

11:00 AM: Mini Murph (kids) and Quarter Murph Challenge

11:00 AM: Ketchum Cementary Memorial Day Ceremony and Warbird Flyover

1:00 PM: Moment of Rememberance

11:30-1:30PM: Lunch wagons, Band: Michaela French and the Pre-Existing Conditions, Honor Wall, Fun activities, and Open Mic “Who are you Carrying?”

May
30
Wed
Special Olympics Swimming @ YMCA
May 30 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Special Olympics Swimming @ YMCA | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

To volunteer for Special Olympics Swimming, please sign up here or contact Elyse.

HGLA – Bowling Day
May 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
HGLA - Bowling Day

HGLA hosts Day Programs which incorporate all aspects of the Higher Ground model and are designed as one single day of a week-long camp.  This particular Day Program will be hosted with a group of male veterans from US Vets in Inglewood and will focus on developing recreational skill sets in bowling and incorporating recreation into each veteran’s life to enhance quali

Jun
1
Fri
Members Only Club- Swimming @ Wood River YMCA
Jun 1 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Members Only Club- Swimming @ Wood River YMCA | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

Members Only Club (MOC) is designed for adults with cognitive disabilities. This program works on building healthy lifestyles and social connections.

If you are interested in volunteering to swim with MOC, please sign-up here or contact Elyse.

Jun
4
Mon
Local Veteran Fly Fishing Program- Casting Clinics @ Atkinson Park Ketchum
Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Local Veteran Fly Fishing Program- Casting Clinics @ Atkinson Park Ketchum | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

Higher Ground Sun Valley and the local Trout Unlimited Hemingway Chapter have collaborated their efforts and aligned missions to create a partnership that serves local veterans with disabilities through therapeutic fly fishing in the Wood River Valley. This program is open to all active duty and veterans of the US Armed Forces with disabilities living in and around Blaine County.

One session consists of four 1 hour casting clinics taught by casting instructors and led by FFI Master Caster, Mark Milkovich. The goal is to create more effective casting to increase your effectiveness on the river. Individuals who would like more of a challenge can prepare for the Project Healing Waters casting competition with a possibility of competing at the National Competition in Boise this August.

Intermediate/Competition Training: 5:30-6:30 pm

Beginner Group Training: 6:30-7:30 pm

Session 1: June 4,11, 18, & 25

Session 2: July 9, 16, 23, & 30

Session 3: August 6, 13, 20, & 27

Jun
6
Wed
Special Olympics Swimming @ YMCA
Jun 6 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Special Olympics Swimming @ YMCA | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

To volunteer for Special Olympics Swimming, please sign up here or contact Elyse.

Jun
8
Fri
Members Only Club- Swimming @ Wood River YMCA
Jun 8 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Members Only Club- Swimming @ Wood River YMCA | Ketchum | Idaho | United States

Members Only Club (MOC) is designed for adults with cognitive disabilities. This program works on building healthy lifestyles and social connections.

If you are interested in volunteering to swim with MOC, please sign-up here or contact Elyse.