New NDAD Insider Newsletter Offers An Escape

Use this link — http://www.ndad.org/newsletter.asp — to download the digital edition of the latest NDAD Insider newsletter. It’s a special edition focusing on 20 years of NDAD’s adaptive water recreation extravaganza known as Escape to the Lake. The 2014 Escape was held at Nelson Lake near Center, N.D., on June 21. If you don’t get…
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Photos Of Adaptive Water Skiing Fun At 20th Escape To The Lake

Adaptive water recreation took center stage at NDAD’s 20th Escape to the Lake, held June 21 near Center, N.D., at Nelson Lake. Sporting Chance of Bismarck, the Aqua Addicts performance ski team of Aberdeen, S.D., and founding partner Texas Adaptive Aquatics again were on-site participants with NDAD of this popular event for people with disabilities,…
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GRANT CAMPBELL BENEFIT TONIGHT: Grand Forks 18-year-old Not Letting Near-fatal Stroke Keep Him Down

By Mike Brue Grant Campbell wants very much to remember what happened to him at the start of this year. An 18-year-old from Grand Forks, Grant only knows only what he’s been told, or what he’s read in his family’s CaringBridge web journal about the whole ordeal: • He was found lying on the snow…
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A Chance To Try Your Hand At Wheelchair Basketball

Teens and adults with physical disabilities living in the Grand Forks region, and those without disabilities, too, are invited to spend a few hours on Sunday afternoons playing wheelchair basketball. The Wallbangers, a recreational group sponsored by charitable nonprofit NDAD (North Dakota Association for the Disabled), meet year-round on most Sundays at 4 p.m. in…
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Who Escaped To The Lake In 2013? See For Yourself

The 19th annual Escape to the Lake water recreation event for people with physical disabilities, held near Center, N.D., on June 15, gave more than 30 people — children and adults — a chance to water ski, enjoy a pontoon ride and have a weekend outing on a sunny day with friends, family and new acquaintances. For…
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