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LITTLE TEXANS: GALLOP

When: October 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 N. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

Saddle up as we gallop through the exhibits and learn how to care for a cowboy and cowgirl’s best friend – their horse! Bring your young Texans (ages 2-5) for an interactive experience on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 10am. Drop-in for this monthly hands-on program incorporating movement,[…]


STORYTIME: HALLOWEEN

When: October 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 N. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

Celebrate Halloween with stories and activities that are sure to excite your little monsters. Pop in with your young Texans (ages 2-5) for Bullock Storytime on the 4th Thursday of each month at 10am. Dive into stories, sing your favorite songs, and expand your imaginations through hands-on experiences designed especially[…]


Spectrum Girls Social + Support Group: MINI

When: October 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Central Market, 4001 N Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78756

Our monthly gatherings offer a chance for girls who identify with ASD and their caregivers to make social connections as we navigate through the autism journey from a female perspective. Join us at to exchange information, share stories, and laughs. We will meet an hour before the Strings in the[…]


Spectrum Girls Social + Support Group: TEEN + YOUNG ADULT

When: October 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Central Market, 4001 N Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78756

Our monthly gatherings offer a chance for young women who identify with ASD and their caregivers to make social connections as we navigate through the autism journey from a female perspective. Join us at to exchange information, share stories, and laughs. Whole family welcome! This month we will meet an[…]


Special Needs Surf Day

When: October 20, 2018 all-day
Where: NLand Surf Park, 4836 E. Highway 71, Del Valle, Texas 78617

What can a day of surfing do for your child? Surfing can: • Improve physical health and physical mobility • Build self-confidence, self-esteem and personal empowerment • Improve social skills • Improve overall well-being • Become an activity they can continue to pursue here in Texas • Give your child[…]


Sensory Sleuths – The art of planning and implementing a Sensory Diet

When: November 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Big Sky Pediatric Therapy , 9433 Bee Caves Road, Bldg. 3, Ste. 101

This interactive course is geared toward individuals that have a basic knowledge or experience with sensory integration. This is an intermediate course designed for parents, preschool and elementary teachers, and professionals in the community to expand their knowledge and understanding of sensory integration. Course designed for: School Directors • Pre-school/Elementary[…]


SPOOKTACULAR

When: October 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

Ghosts, goblins, and ghouls welcome at the annual family-friendly Halloween celebration. The whole family can enjoy hands-on fun and scientific demonstrations. Plus, explore the Museum’s exhibits after hours at this FREE event. Spooktacular is presented in partnership with Girlstart.


Brown Bag Learning Lunch: ABA Basics & Common Myths

When: October 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Autism Society of Texas, 300 E. Highland Mall Blvd., Austin, TX 78752

Join us for a Brown Bag Learning Lunch – ABA Basics & Common Myths – with Butterfly Effects presenter, Na Nguyen, MS, BCBA, LBA.  You can watch in person at our office, or livestream on Facebook. Feel free to bring your lunch if you’re coming to watch the presentation! If you would[…]