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High 5 “Paddle & Racket” Sports Program

By |2021-09-16T20:46:08+00:00September 11th, 2021|BSAC Events, Pickleball, Tennis|

GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION
POSTPONED!

Postpone: NEW DATE TBD

Join us and be among the first to set foot on our brand-new pickleball courts and fully renovated tennis courts. 

Competitive and recreational leagues are now forming, 4 days of open Pickleball and Tennis play, event finishes with Random-Partner-Selection “Round Robin” Tournament (date TBD)! 

Try your hand at a new sport, learn to play, meet new people, and much more! 

  • Social Open Play 
  • Learn-to-Play Classes 
  • Drill Sessions 

Auction for Rays Tickets!

By |2021-08-30T20:57:20+00:00August 30th, 2021|Fundraiser|

High 5 Inc is doing an auction on Facebook to give away Rays tickets! The auction will open TONIGHT (August 30th) at 8pm and end Wednesday (September 1st) night at 8pm. It will run for a full 48 hours.
Bids start at $75 and will go to the highest bidder! Tickets include food, drinks, parking.

High 5 After-school Programs: “Kids First, Always!”

By |2021-08-16T21:17:48+00:00August 2nd, 2021|After-school, BSAC News, BSAC Programs|

High 5 After-school Programs: “Kids First, Always!”

Keeping our priorities straight is where it all starts. Doing what we can to create an environment where kids can learn, play and laugh in safety comes before anything else.

It always has, and it always will.

At High 5, we are highly focused, experienced, and licensed educators.

We are engaging and compassionate coaches who enjoy keeping things light and spreading the fun around.

We live for laughter and igniting that spark inside each student.

And, we love it when faces literally light-up after a win in the pool, on

A Special Month for Special Needs: High 5 Proudly Supports Autism Awareness All April Long

By |2021-06-03T19:13:31+00:00April 23rd, 2021|BSAC Mission, BSAC News, TRIDENT|

A lot has changed in the 51 years since the Autism Society held the first National Autism Awareness Month in April of 1970. Today, we know there isn’t just one form of the condition. Modern diagnosis techniques are now able to identify disorders in social skills, speech, movement, and more across a wide spectrum of behaviors. While the subtypes vary greatly, they all share the need for greater understanding in common.

And also, for ensuring that no one falls between the cracks.

At BSAC, that’s where our Special Needs programs come in.

Concerningly, as autism has

CPR classes are now available to the community!

By |2021-05-18T21:16:52+00:00March 26th, 2021|BSAC Community, BSAC News, Water Safety|

BSAC offers the American Red Cross Adult & Pediatric CPR/ First Aid/ AED Certification Class.

The Blended Learning class combines online learning and instructor-led classroom skill sessions. The comprehensive and nationally recognized course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies involving adults and children.

If you need to

Bricks 4 Kidz Partnership with TRIDENT

By |2021-06-03T19:17:04+00:00January 21st, 2021|BSAC Community, BSAC Mission, BSAC Partners, TRIDENT|

High 5 Puts Partnership in Place with Bricks 4 Kidz
Special needs adult members of Team T.R.I.D.E.N.T. lend helping hands in support of LEGO-building programs

 TAMPA, Fla., January 25, 2020 – High 5, a community-based, 501c3 non-profit organization, dedicated to providing regional leadership in after-school programs and sports recreation, proudly announces a new partnership between Team T.R.I.D.E.N.T. the High 5 program for special needs adults and the local chapter of Bricks 4 Kidz, part of a global LEGO® brick-based learning program.

The partnership consists of sorting the thousands of LEGO bricks of all colors,

Give the GIFT of SCUBA this CHRISTMAS!!

By |2021-06-03T19:18:08+00:00December 17th, 2020|Aquatics, BSAC News, BSAC Partners|

Scuba makes a great Christmas Gift for yourself, a loved one, or a friend. Scuba is the gift that keeps on giving. A lifetime of adventure awaits and it all starts with the Open Water Scuba Course.

Ready to begin your SCUBA adventure? Trilogy Dive Center has an Open Water Scuba Certification Course 12/28 – 12/30. We have all the gear for you to use, including Fins, Mask, Snorkel, etc. Nothing extra to buy. We can assist you in purchasing your snorkeling gear once you are certified. Your Scuba Certification is recognized

Pillars in Progress: The High 5 Commitment to Community Partnership

By |2021-06-03T19:21:03+00:00November 22nd, 2020|BSAC Community, BSAC Mission, BSAC News, Featured|

In the last eight months, little has remained the same in the way we live, learn, and play. Yet, the anxiety and apprehension most of us feel has begun to fade slightly. The upside isn’t about taking unnecessary risks in advancing the spread of the Coronavirus; it’s about advancing a greater sense of balance in the cause of life itself for individuals and families throughout our region.

At High 5, that’s what we do.

Since 1963, we’ve been a family-first sports and aquatics facility that’s gone above and beyond the norm to make

BSAC (High 5) Selected as Finalist for Non-Profit of the Year!

By |2021-06-03T19:24:58+00:00June 17th, 2020|BSAC Community, BSAC Events, BSAC News, Featured|

The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce announced the finalists for its 2020 Business Excellence Awards this past week, and drum roll, please… BSAC/High 5 has been tapped as a finalist for their prestigious Non-Profit of the Year Award.

“This is a tremendous honor for our organization,” said CEO Chuck Burgess. “There are so many hard working, impactful and deserving non-profits in our area, and to be considered one of the best is a testament to our board team, leadership and staff teams, volunteers, donors, sponsors, partners and families