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Sensory Friendly Monday

Join us for our Sensory Friendly Monday!
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When: Monday, April 24
Times: 10am-1pm
Admission: $5 (FREE for members)
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What to Expect:
Sensory Friendly Monday is an exclusive museum day for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have a fun, enjoyable and interactive learning experience in a comfortable and more intimate play environment! Prior to opening, museum staff lowers the lights & sound and determines appropriate textures to put out in the art room. The Museum is normally closed on Mondays- but we will be open for this special event.

Museum modifications:
– Less crowded environment
– Light and sound reduction
– Extra visual safety signage
– Designated quiet rooms
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FCM will provide the following:
– ear defenders for overstimulating sounds (headphones)
– weighted lap pads (blankets)
– weighted vests
– softening light filters for overstimulating lights
– Museum Social Story
https://media.wix.com/ugd/aa809a_03a73ac7f9a7460baff38c3d6856b9f0.pdf
– Museum Map
https://www.fairbankschildrensmuseum.com/museum-map
– Scavenger Hunt
https://media.wix.com/ugd/aa809a_84e44d830fda4e8f9aed657487011e60.pdf
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Questions? call Abigail Van Patter: 907-374-7063
or check out our website! fairbankschildrensmuseum.com

April 24 2017

Details

Date: April 24
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: $5.00
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Venue

Fairbanks Children’s Museum

302 Cushman St
Fairbanks, AK 99701 United States

Organizer

Fairbanks Children’s Museum