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Explore-Abilities Evening

August 13 at5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Part of our Explore-Abilities Access Program, join us on Saturday, August 13, 2022, for an Explore-Abilities Evening – a sensory-friendly museum experience designed for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have fun and enjoy interactive, hands-on learning in a safe and accessible facility!

Developed in conjunction with experts from Autism Learning Centre, Autism Manitoba, and On The Spectrum Therapy Services, this event features:

  • Light and sound reductions in museum galleries
  • Extra visual signage for safety
  • A less crowded environment
  • Designated quiet zones apart from the galleries
  • Specialized equipment (i.e., UbiDuo 2-Way Communication Device, sunglasses, ear defenders, fidget toys, and Braille Visitor Information Brochures in English and French) available upon request
  • Specially trained staff to complement your museum experience

For more information about the Explore-Abilities Access Program, please contact the Director of Education & Exhibits at 204.924.4003.

Free of charge, but advance registration is required.

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://childrensmuseum.com/event/explore-abilities-evening

Organizer

Manitoba Children’s Museum
Phone:
204-924-4000
Website:
https://childrensmuseum.com/

Venue

Manitoba Children’s Museum
45 Forks Market Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Website:
https://childrensmuseum.com/
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