Kansas City Zoo – Autism Awareness Day (KC)

Autism Awareness Day

Join the Kansas City Zoo in support of Autism Awareness on Sunday, April 7 from 10a.m. -  3p.m. This event welcomes families affected by autism spectrum disorder to enjoy a day at the Zoo. The Zoo will provide FREE admission to people with Autism and reduced admission of $7 per person for those accompanying them at the Zoo.  The day will feature quiet rooms, sensory friendly animal presentations & shows, crafts, & more from 10 am to 3 pm.

  All About Autism will have a sensory friendly area.

The Kansas City Zoo has developed an app for all of those to fully engage in the zoo experience.  We are encourage families to download the app 'now' so those attending can familiarize themselves with it ahead of time.
 The name of the app is Sensory Friendly KC Zoo and it can be downloaded here.

Visit KC Zoo for more information

This event will be held rain or shine.

2019 Autism Awareness Day Flyer

Date(s): 04-07-2019 Time(s): 10:00 am

BVRec – Special Pops Swim Lessons (OP)

Explore the water. Learning objectives include adjustment, entry, front/back glide, kicking and arm movement on front/back, underwater exploration and combined strokes on front/back.

Ages: 8 years and Up 04/08/19 - 04/29/19 4:30P to 5:00P Mondays

Visit BVRec for more information and registration

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Date(s): 04-08-2019 Time(s): 4:30 pm

Autism Works- High School Social Skills (Liberty)

Social skills instruction focuses specifically on helping children understand their own and others emotions, developing improved skills to communicate their feelings and recognize other’s feelings, knowing how to start and maintain (more…)

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Date(s): 04-09-2019 Time(s): 6:30 pm

Autism Society: the Heartland – JOCO Support Group (OP)

If you are wanting to meet other parents of children on the spectrum, this is an opportunity to network and share resources.

Johnson County, Overland Park, KS –  held the second Wednesday of every month, 6:00-7:00 p.m.   Autism Society the Heartland office, KU Edwards Campus, Reiner Hall Rm 270, 12600 S Quivira Rd, Overland Park, KS.

Childcare will NOT be provided at this meeting, however, kids are welcome to attend.

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Date(s): 04-10-2019 Time(s): 6:00 pm

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