Evesham Library hosting monthly Special Olympics Young Athletes program

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a monthly sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities held at the Evesham Library. The program is designed for children ages two through seven. The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 4:30 to 5 p.m.

According to organizers, Young Athletes introduces basic sport skills like running, kicking and throwing and offers families, teachers, caregivers and community members the chance to share the joys of athletics with all children. Participants will work on motor skills, social emotional and learning skills, expectations and sport readiness.

Interested parties can register through a link on the library’s website www.bcls.lib.nj.us/evesham.