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Sensory-Friendly Performance & AXIS Event: “The Tale of Despereaux”

Watch a free, pre-show performance featuring the PigPen Theatre Co. for children and adults on the autism spectrum and with other special needs. 10 am at The Old Globe’s Copley Plaza; sensory-friendly activities will follow at 11 am. Sensory-friendly performance of The Tale of Despereaux starts at noon (tickets required). Balboa Park. www.theoldglobe.org

 

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    All Inclusive Day of Play & Resource Fair 2019

    The Special Needs Resource Foundation of San Diego is hosting our 2nd annual All Inclusive Day of Play & Resource Fair. This is a FREE summer event!

    On Wednesday, August 7 from 10 am to 1 pm at the Miramar Hourglass Recreation Center, 10440 Black Mountain Road, SD, 92126, families from around the county are invited to celebrate the last day of summer and gather information from resource providers for families with all abilities.

    Activity Booths • Giveaways • Performances • Games • Family Resources • Networking & more!

    Children of all abilities can enjoy activity stations including  Woody’s Roundup Corral, Super Hero City, Wheelchair Awareness Course, Literacy Duck Pond,  a Star Wars Space Station and more!

    Throughout the event, guests can enjoy a variety of entertaining performances at the All Abilities Stage.

    Over 40 resource services and providers for children of all abilities will conveniently be onsite to speak with parents and provide information.

    All activities and resources are FREE and open to the public!

    Sign up for your family’s FREE tickets on eventbrite now!

    A big thanks to our event sponsors:

      ASD Mornings at The Nat

      This monthly program for children and adults on the autism spectrum offers a quiet and less-crowded environment for them to explore the San Diego Natural History Museum at their own pace. Every second Saturday of the month; museum opens at 9 am. General admission rates apply. San Diego Natural History Museum, Balboa Park. Click here for details.

        ASD Thrive On 2019

        Parents of children of any age with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or similar conditions, join together in a supportive and friendly environment to gain knowledge and build community. Parents leave each session with skills to understand their child’s diagnosis and its effects on their family, build family support, and how to care for themselves and their relationships.

        The ASD Thrive On group is only available to parents who have previously participated in their parent support groups.
        For more information and to register, please contact the Family Wellness Center. RSVP is required.

        Jan. 16, Feb. 20, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, Aug. 15, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20 & Dec. 18, 6-7:30 pm.

        *$180 fee covers all 12 sessions; drop-in option is available for $20 per session. https://www.centerforchildren.org/family-wellness-center/event-calendar/#event|parent-support-group|389

         

         

         

         

          ASD Mornings at The Nat

          This monthly program for children and adults on the autism spectrum offers a quiet and less-crowded environment for them to explore the San Diego Natural History Museum at their own pace. Every second Saturday of the month; museum opens at 9 am. General admission rates apply. San Diego Natural History Museum, Balboa Park. Click here for details.

            ASD Thrive On 2019

            Parents of children of any age with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or similar conditions, join together in a supportive and friendly environment to gain knowledge and build community. Parents leave each session with skills to understand their child’s diagnosis and its effects on their family, build family support, and how to care for themselves and their relationships.

            The ASD Thrive On group is only available to parents who have previously participated in their parent support groups.
            For more information and to register, please contact the Family Wellness Center. RSVP is required.

            Jan. 16, Feb. 20, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, Aug. 15, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20 & Dec. 18, 6-7:30 pm.

            *$180 fee covers all 12 sessions; drop-in option is available for $20 per session. https://www.centerforchildren.org/family-wellness-center/event-calendar/#event|parent-support-group|389

             

             

             

             

              March of Dimes Signature Chefs Gala

              Be part of the March of Dimes Signature Chefs Gala where you can take your palate on an adventure as you savor culinary delights prepared and served by culinary masters from top local restaurants. Also features a live auction where you can bid on one-of-a-kind experience packages. Oct. 6, 4 pm.

              Event benefits March of Dimes’ mission to support the health of all mothers and babies. The Paddock at the Del Mar Racetrack, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd. For more information, visit website. https://signaturechefs.marchofdimes.org

                ASD Mornings at The Nat

                This monthly program for children and adults on the autism spectrum offers a quiet and less-crowded environment for them to explore the San Diego Natural History Museum at their own pace. Every second Saturday of the month; museum opens at 9 am. General admission rates apply. San Diego Natural History Museum, Balboa Park. Click here for details.

                  ASD Thrive On 2019

                  Parents of children of any age with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or similar conditions, join together in a supportive and friendly environment to gain knowledge and build community. Parents leave each session with skills to understand their child’s diagnosis and its effects on their family, build family support, and how to care for themselves and their relationships.

                  The ASD Thrive On group is only available to parents who have previously participated in their parent support groups.
                  For more information and to register, please contact the Family Wellness Center. RSVP is required.

                  Jan. 16, Feb. 20, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, Aug. 15, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20 & Dec. 18, 6-7:30 pm.

                  *$180 fee covers all 12 sessions; drop-in option is available for $20 per session. https://www.centerforchildren.org/family-wellness-center/event-calendar/#event|parent-support-group|389

                   

                   

                   

                   

                    ASD Mornings at The Nat

                    This monthly program for children and adults on the autism spectrum offers a quiet and less-crowded environment for them to explore the San Diego Natural History Museum at their own pace. Every second Saturday of the month; museum opens at 9 am. General admission rates apply. San Diego Natural History Museum, Balboa Park. Click here for details.

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