Join us for the next AuSM Skillshop, Understanding the Anxiety Curve, instructed by Mitzi Curtis, MA, on Tuesday, Feb. 3 from 7-9 p.m. at Fraser in Eden Prairie. Learn how to use the Anxiety Curve to assist individuals with autism in understanding and managing their emotional responses. Click here for more information and to register today.
Children's Theatre Company is proud to offer discount tickets to their sensory friendly showing of Snowflake on Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. Bring your love of goofy, silly, kindhearted humor, and be ready: you’ll see your own world in a completely different light afterwards. Click here to order tickets with a 25% discount.
It's time to build your team!
Calling all sponsors, individuals, families, teams and volunteers! We look forward to walking with you in 2015 at Southdale Center in Edina! Team up to raise money for autism programs and services in our community, visit with sponsors, gather information at the state's largest autism resource fair, and have FUN. Register today, fundraise, and join us for this great event with the Minnesota autism community!
Z Puppets Rosenschnoz and AuSM invite families affected by autism to participate in the FREE Monkey Mind Pirate workshops in the Twin Cities, Duluth and Rochester this spring and summer. Monkey Mind Pirates is the world's only puppet, rock yoga adventure, combining arts and mindfulness to give families creative tools to find calm. Each city's workshop is for youth living with autism, siblings ages 7+ and accompanying adults. Space is limited; register today! Click here for more information and to register for the workshop near you.
Workshops will culminate with participants performing alongside Z Puppets as the Sailor Chorus in a public performance of the award-winning, nationally touring musical. Click here to order tickets for the show near you.
Are you ready to plan your exciting summer adventures? Registration for AuSM Summer Camps including Hand in Hand, Wahode and Discovery, and registration for AuSM Summer Social Skills classes including AuSM Como Zoo Skills, AuSM On the Town and Eastman Outdoor Adventure Camp open tomorrow. Registration for AuSM's camps with the Minnesota Zoo will open on Feb. 15. Click here to read through the catalog and choose the activity that will get your summer set for fun! Camps and classes will fill quickly!
Star Tribune lifestyle writer Gail Rosenblum interviewed AuSM's Dawn Brasch about the value of "I Have Autism" and "This Child Has Autism" cards created to assist parents and individuals affected by autism. Click here to read the complete article.
AuSM is partnering with Izzy's Ice Cream for their 13 Days of Giving program. On Feb. 2, 2015, Izzy's Ice Cream will donate $2 to AuSM for every purchase of ice cream in a cake cone, a sugar cone or in a bowl. Please visit one of the two Izzy's Ice Cream Twin Cities locations on Feb. 2 and support AuSM's mission of enhancing the lives of of those in our local autism community! Click here for more information.