Autism Awareness Month

Submitted by joann.kirk on Wed, 03/30/2016 - 07:52

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Autism Awareness Month is almost here, and there are many events going on in Utah. Among them are our Annual Membership Meeting and Community Cafe. (**See below for info on the Community Cafe.) **PLEASE NOTE: The deadline for sending an RSVP for the Community Cafe is MONDAY, APRIL 4.**
Other exciting events happening this month:
Mar 31-Apr 1 Generations Conference 1 Balloon Launch St George, Utah Behavior Services Apr 1 Bottom Line of Disabillities Columbus Center 2 World Autism Awareness DayApr 8 UVU Conference on Autism 15 Disability Studies Forum--Symposium on Transition and Customized Employment for Individuals with Autism, University Neuropsychiatric Institute
Apr 16th UVU Balloon launch "Uplifting Celebration for Autism", 11am-1pm Apr 18 ACU Annual Meeting, 9-11 am, Community Cafe 11:30-1:30Apr 21 UVU Groundbreaking 9 am (more info to come)Apr 22 Zumba for Autism 26 KUED/PBS Dinosaur Train event--Discovery Gateway, 3:00pm – 6:00pm. They will be introducing a character who has autism.Apr 26 Sensory Faire, 4-7 pm, Viridian Events Center (more info to come)Apr 27 Geeking Out for Autism, 7pm-12am, The HUKA Bar, Murray
**Information on the Community Cafe:  Following this year's annual meeting, we will be holding an exciting new forum! Our Community Cafe, sponsored by UVU, will focus on person-centered care. It is a wonderful program that is being used to brainstorm and involve parents and professionals in a positive, interactive environment. So you will not only participate, but learn how to moderate the program with your peers and networks. Seating is limited. The Community Cafe will include lunch.
Don't forget to get your Autism License Plate! More info on our website. you would like more information about any of these activities, send a message to joann [dot] kirk [at] nebo [dot] edu and she will send you more information.Thanks,Laura AndersonPresident

Laura Anderson