I enjoy volunteering at POP because of the people who come through the door. As an educator and youth worker I very much believe in the overall mission of POP and am inspired by the work they do for young people and the community!
Pinball Summer Camp 2016 was a blast. We had 9 campers this year and two instructors in addition to our Executive Director Nicole. 14 year old Colin Urban and Chris were a huge help!
Our 5 month “Therapy Through Pinball” trial has come to an end. “Most of all, pinball has helped him to connect in meaningful ways with others. It is a joy to hear him get so excited and cheer on his friends who are achieving the new high score.”
Following the success of our Autism therapy workshops a parent of a child with autism asked if we could have a half day camp for her son's classmates. We had six kids join us with their parents for a fun day of learning and sharing.
We had so much fun teaching the special needs student of Grant High School all about pinball!
Today we hosted 17 students from Irvington Elementary School for a day of pinball fun with teacher Mr. Lofquist.
Join us this Saturday at 1pm! Come see what brand new game we have!
Registration is now open for our 2016 Pinball Summer Camp! Reserve your spot now!
Today we hosted two community play sessions for special needs children with Footprints Behavioral Interventions.
It’s time for the Wednesday’s Child news segment. We opened the doors of POP HQ for these foster children and KOIN 6 to have some fun with pinball.