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Uniting the Community Events

16 17FallCatalogCvrIn partnership with area businesses and organizations, AuSM is pleased to offer monthly opportunities for families and individuals with autism to come together and enjoy fun activities in supportive, welcoming environments. Below is a listing of community events listed in the 2016-2017 AuSM Education Catalog as well as other events that have been added since the catalog was printed. Some events require advance registration. We look forward to seeing you out and about in our great community!

Click here to view the Uniting the Community events calendar from the 2016-2017 AuSM catalog.

Safe Summer Nights 2017

2ndCARECarnival2017Tuesday, June 27, 2017
5-7 p.m.

Bridgeview School
350 Colborne St. S.
St. Paul, MN

Please join the St. Paul Police Department, Saint Paul Public Schools, and Saint Paul Parks and Recreation for a special edition of Safe Summer Nights, "St. Paul 4 Kids". The event will include a picnic-style barbecue cookout for children with special needs and their families and caregivers, face painting, a jump house, the K9 unit, mounted patrol, motors unit, and more. Cost: FREE. For more information, contact the St. Paul Police Community Engagement Unit at 651.266.5485.

Shrek the Musical

ShrekStagesJuly 22, 2017
10 a.m. - Sensory Friendly Performance

Stages Theatre Company
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN 55343

Enjoy the fairy tale adventure of an ogre turned unlikely hero, a wise-cracking Donkey, a feisty princess, and dozens of fairy tale misfits who stir up the kind of muddled mayhem that calls for a real hero. Cost: $10; tickets must be purchased by calling the Stages Theatre Company box office, 952.979.1111. Limited income discounts available.

A Musical Day at Mia FREE CLASS

MIASunburstwebJuly 27, 2017
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 3rd Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Youth and young adults ages 11-20 with autism, intellectual, or other disabilities are invited to participate in this free day of fun at the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia). The day will begin at 11 a.m. with a tour of Mia, including the Migrations and Now Where Were We? exhibits. Participants also will play music games with Toneworks Music Therapy and make their own art creation with a Mia instructor. Participants should bring their own bag lunches and an afternoon snack if desired. This class will include a 1:3 staff-to-participant ratio. This camp offered by AuSM and Toneworks is funded in part by a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council. Click here to view the event flyer.


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