Winter Wonderland Dance

Meet your friends for a night of  music with DJ Enygma, dancing, snacks and a photo booth.  Warm up at the hot cocoa bar and be sure to dress to impress.  Our Winter Wonderland Dance is Free and appropriate for adults with disabilities and special needs 18 and over.  All participants must be accompanied by a guardian or caregiver and dont need to be receiving services from Venture to attend – all are welcome.

Please RSVP to:  Paige Mador /

The dance will be held in the Venture Sturbridge Day Program.  The program is located at 1 Picker Rd, Sturbridge and the entrance is in the lower level.

15th Annual Wine & Beer Tasting

Venture is proud to be in its 15th year hosting this exciting event with Ted’s of Charlton.  Join us on Thursday, November 07, 2019 to sample a variety of beer, wine, spiked seltzer, vodka, cider and more while enjoying games, raffles, and our silent auction. Enjoy a night out while supporting our mission! For more information, please contact Paige Mador at (774)922-1135 or pmador@venturecs.orgList of Sponsorship Opportunities   Sponsor Here

Proceeds from the event will benefit programs and services at Venture including our new autism programming that features free adaptive yoga, free cooking classes, free music classes, and sensory friendly events.  We sincerely appreciate your support!

This is a 21+ event

Tickets are $40 each through 11/6/19 and $50 at the door.  225 tickets will be sold.

Date:  11/7/19

Time:  5:30pm – 8:30pm

Location:  Oliver Wight Tavern @OSV, One Old Sturbridge Village Rd, Sturbridge, MA



We will also be presenting our Direct Support Professional of the Year Award to Scott Bagley from our Uxbridge Day Program at this event.

Food:  Mashed potato bar and more

Drink: Sweet Water Brewing, Horizon Beverage Wines, Hardwick Winery, Night Shift Brewing, Ruby Wines, Brown’s Brewing, Atlantic Beverage Beers, Polar Seltzer (vodka battle-Titos vs Grainger),  Spiked Seltzers from: Bon & Viv, Smirnoff, White Claw, Crook & Maker, Truly and Polar.  Visit the Maker Mark Bourbon table to seal your very own bottle with their signature red wax.

Fun: get stamps at any 3 Venture stations for a chance to spin our prize wheel (game-card located on the inside your program)  Flip Cup Challenge, Venture Pong, Donation Station, Silent Auction, Wagon Raffle (you could win a wagon FULL  of wine, beer, and spirits).  Take a break at the snack and game station and challenge a friend to a game of Operation, Perfection or Connect Four.

Our prize wheel is loaded with great stuff: scratch tickets, glasses, venture gear and more – Everyone is a winner.  All participants will receive a logo wine glass and tote bag.

2019 Sponsors









ACT Leasing, All Star Incentive Marketing, Bank Hometown, Blum Shapiro, C.K. Smith & Company, Country Bank, Dunkin Donuts, JD Leblanc Electric, Load Controls, LUK, Inc., OFS Optics, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Slims & Berthiaume Sewer Service


Arland Tool & Manufacturing, Beacon Distributors, Dave’s Appliance, Gaudet Landscaping, Guaranty Glass, Guardian Life, Heal, Inc.Quality Van Sales, San Marino Landscaping, Patriot Customs, Savers Bank, Shcott North America, Steadfast Fence, Stephenson & Brook, TMG Carpentry, WB Mason, Wachusett Landscape, Westboro Toyota

Free Adaptive Paint Night

Join us for a night of instructor-led painting and fun and create your own masterpiece!  This event is FREE and  appropriate for adults with disabilities and special needs over the age of 18.  No experience is necessary, just come and have a fun, creative night out. All materials will be supplied.  The class will be led by Brush it Off Paint & Sip Bar.

Date:  Thursday, October 10, 2019

Time: 6pm – 8pm (painting starts promptly at 6pm)

Location:  Venture Sturbridge Day Program, 1 Picker Road, Sturbridge, MA (lower level)


Each participant must be accompanied by a guardian or caregiver.

Please RSVP by October  7th with number of people attending to: Paige Mador / 774-922-1135

Space is limited to 25 painters, so register early!

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