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You might want to check out this ‘ooey, gooey’ event

This "ooey, gooey" sensory play event is free for all ages. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Unsplash)
This “ooey, gooey” sensory play event is free for all ages. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Unsplash)

The James City County Parks & Recreation Department is hosting an event to provide sensory activities for residents.

The event is free and is for all ages and abilities.

Participants are encouraged to “bring a messy shirt” and get ready for some sensory play that’s sure to be “ooey, gooey,” according to the JCC Parks & Recreation’s Facebook page.

“Snacks and materials provided,” the post read. “Individual sensory activities will be available.”

The Ooey, Gooey, Fun-Sensory Play is at the James City County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road, on Sept. 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Registration is required and the deadline is Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. You can register here or call 757-259-4200.

For more information about sensory play and other therapeutic recreation activities, call 757-259-5354.


Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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