Adventure Series for Veterans and Families

Join other Veterans and their Families for FREE activities to strengthen family bonds before, during and after military deployment. Veterans and Families may explore a new sport, meet other Veterans and Military Families, and learn more about the clinical services, education, and research offered by Home Base. Home Base collaborates with businesses and non-profit community organizations throughout New England who host the Adventure Series activities. Past activities include: skiing, skating, and museum visits in the winter and sailing, attending baseball games, and other sports in the summer time. Events are open to both adaptive and able-bodied participants.

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Peabody Essex Museum –  Salem, MA
April 21, 2018 (9:00AM – 5:00PM)

We’re partnering with the Peabody Essex Museum (161 Essex St, Salem, MA) for a family-friendly day at the museum! This unique event will include a special drop-in art-making activity and access to the entire museum, including the kid-friendly XYZT: A Journey in 4 Dimensions exhibition and the Art & Nature Center. Take a tour of Yin Yu Tang: A Chinese House and explore the experiences of Vietnam veteran and Native American artist T.C. Cannon, in T.C. Cannon: At the Edge of America. Click here for more details on current exhibitions. The event starts at 9 am and guests are welcome to stay until the museum closes at 5 pm.

Community Boating –  Boston, MA
June 2, 2018 (10:30AM – 2:30PM)

Calling all Veterans, Service Members, and Families: come sail away with us! Join Home Base on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Community Boating. From 10:30AM-2: 30 PM you can enjoy sailing on the Charles River and a BBQ lunch.

**Registration opens 5/1/18**

Pawtucket Red Sox Game & BBQ –  Pawtucket, RI
June 24, 2018 (12:35PM-4:00PM)

Join us on Sunday, June 24th for Armed Forces Night with the Pawtucket Red Sox! We’ll be having a BBQ lunch from 12:35-1:35 PM, followed by FREE admission to the 1:35 PM ball game. One of our Veteran Outreach Coordinators will be throwing out the first pitch!

**Registration opens 5/1/18**

 

*Please be advised that Home Base’s Adventure Series events are often covered by media outlets showcasing these fun, free, family activities. Photos and/or video may also be used in Home Base marketing materials. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed, please inform a Home Base representative on site.