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AuSM Pumpkin Patch Trolley 2017

PumpkinwebOctober 14, 2017
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Minnesota Streetcar Museum
Linden Hill Station Queen Ave. S. and W. 42nd St.
Minneapolis, MN 55410

AuSM, the Minnesota Streetcar Museum, and event sponsor Anime Twin Cities invite you to experience the thrill of riding a trolley, spend some time with Minnesota autism community friends, and pick a perfect pumpkin during this fun October event for individuals and families affected by autism.

pumpkinfriendsWEBJoin us for a fun ride along the rails, including a stop where you will be able to select a pumpkin to take home. The first trolley charter will leave the station at 10:30 a.m. and the final charter will roll back to the station at 12 p.m.

Thank you to our generous sponsor!

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Cost
$10 AuSM Member Family
$15 Non-Member Family

Space is limited.

Deadline to Register: Oct. 7, 2017

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Driving Directions
The Linden Hills Station is at Queen Ave. So. and W. 42nd St. Follow the Parkway around the Lake to W. 42nd St. Park in the pay lot to your left ($1 per vehicle) or cross the streetcar tracks for on-street parking which is free at Queen Ave. and W. 42nd St. (one way street). You also can arrive via Metro Transit.

GPS Location: 4200 Queen Avenue, South, Minneapolis, MN 55410
Street Address: 2330 West 42nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55410

ADHD Anxiety Autism Willmar Workshop

WillmarWorkshop2017Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017
8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Willmar Senior High School
2701 30th St. N.E.
Willmar

Executive Function – Daily Life Skills for Independence

Workshop Overview: Executive function difficulties are common in children, teens and young adults with ADD/ADHD, Anxiety or Autism. What is Executive Function? It is the daily living skills most people take for granted. Learn how to determine a child’s strengths and challenges in planning, self-organization, restraint, emotional regulation and preparedness. The Resource Center Program and its generous funders and donors are making this workshop available in Willmar.

“Make & Take” Strategy Session: (Small Group Session) After lunch, participants will break into small groups and work on personal strategies for their family member. In addition, there will be time for question and answer with the staff from the Autism Society and The Resource Center Program.

Target Audience: Parents, family members, grandparents, self-advocates, professionals, educators, caregivers and the community

Cost: $25/Family (for two tickets) $35/Professionals

Workshop Questions? Contact Marilyn Hukriede at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Linda Mathiasen at 320.235.5310 ext. 206. Click here for more information and to register. 

How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Children's Theatre Company

Grinch2018Jan. 5, 2018
7 p.m.

Children's Theatre Company
2400 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Join us for this sensory-friendly performance of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Whoville is experiencing a seemingly unstoppable crime wave—and who, oh who will save Christmas? CTC’s all-time audience favorite musical brings alive the songs, the story and the Seuss in mega-doses of spirited storytelling and fanciful rhymes. Come boo the most loathed Christmas villain—and woo-hoo! for a beloved holiday tradition guaranteed to grow anyone’s heart three sizes. Click here for more information and to order tickets.

A limited number of volunteer seats are available for this performance. Volunteers welcome guests, hand out information from the AuSM resource table in the lobby, and often help with intermission activities. Volunteers are asked to arrive one hour prior to the show and are given a free ticket to watch. Click here to volunteer for this performance.

The Wiz at Children's Theatre Company

WizCTC2018March 16, 2018
7 p.m.

Children's Theatre Company
2400 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Join us for this sensory-friendly performance of The Wiz. Ease on down the road with Dorothy and her friends in this dazzling mixture of rock, gospel and soul music. Embark on this Oz-some adventure through a magic land where you will meet funky monkeys, winkies, Addaparle and Evillene. You don’t need a wizard – just believe in yourself to find home and feel that brand-new day! Click here for more information and to order tickets.

A limited number of volunteer seats are available for this performance. Volunteers welcome guests, hand out information from the AuSM resource table in the lobby, and often help with intermission activities. Volunteers are asked to arrive one hour prior to the show and are given a free ticket to watch. Click here to volunteer for this performance.

Corduroy at Children's Theatre Company

CorduroyCTC18May 11, 2018
7 p.m.

Children's Theatre Company
2400 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

During this sensory-friendly performance, join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf before he can find his important button? Will Lisa ever convince her mother to let her give the bear a home? The tender, enduring story about true friendship stirs up the stage with a bustling rumpus of action!Click here for more information and to order tickets.

A limited number of volunteer seats are available for this performance. Volunteers welcome guests, hand out information from the AuSM resource table in the lobby, and often help with intermission activities. Volunteers are asked to arrive one hour prior to the show and are given a free ticket to watch. Click here to volunteer for this performance.