This was my first National Down Syndrome Convention. Mrs. Kathleen Marafino, vice president of NDSC offered me this opportunity to perform my instrumental recital at the Allegheny Ball room of Double Tree Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA. Thank you Mrs. Marafino!

I played Clarinet, Piano and Violin in a 30 minutes recital. Kathleen Boylan a parent from Virginia accompanied me on the piano.

Me and my mom at the Convention. Mom was one of the speakers. She presented a workshop on " Preventive Dentistry "

With the Vice president of NDSC, " Kathleen Marafino"

At the dance after the award banquet dinner. I was too tired and sleepy to join the dance group.