Archives: Events


Awakening the Senses Cooking Series with Chef Puga

When: July 11, 2020 all-day
Where: Via Zoom, 10921 Pellicano Dr #114, El Paso, Texas 79935

Join us for our very first live broadcast on PBS at 3:30 mountain time four our Awakening the Senses cooking series with Chef Puga. Chef Puga will have our first dish, pizza. We will have giveaways too! Please register at https://formjotform.com//201814973448159 .


ANIMAL PARADE: Variety Arts Virtual Performance Camp

When: August 3, 2020 @ 8:00 am – August 7, 2020 @ 12:30 pm
Where: Variety Arts, virtual

Students with special needs and their neurotypical siblings and caregivers will enjoy this half-day, virtual camp with daily projects and performance-based games and fun activities with friends. During this creative week of camp at home, students will learn alongside friends, work as a group and individually on visual and performing[…]


MIXED MEDIA SELF-PORTRAIT: Variety Arts Virtual Visual Art Camp

When: August 3, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – August 7, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Where: Variety Arts, virtual

Students with special needs and their neurotypical siblings and caregivers are welcome to register for this half-day, virtual camp with daily projects, each adding a piece to create a ready-to-hang self-portrait. Artists of all abilities will enjoy a creative week of camp at home making art alongside friends. They will[…]


FAIRY TALE WEATHER REPORT: Variety Arts Virtual Performance Camp

When: July 20, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – July 24, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Where: Variety Arts, virtual

Students with special needs and their neurotypical siblings and caregivers will enjoy this half-day, virtual camp with daily projects that support creating an exciting finale performance with friends. During this creative week of camp at home, students will learn alongside friends, work as a group and individually on visual and[…]


A PROJECT A DAY: Variety Arts Virtual Visual Art Camp

When: July 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am – July 24, 2020 @ 12:30 pm
Where: Variety Arts, virtual

Students will enjoy a creative week of camp at home making art alongside friends. They will work as a group and individually on visual arts projects with pre-recorded activities and social Zoom meetings. Campers will practice with sketchbook lessons and create a finished art project every day. Each day ends[…]


Virtual Zumba Dance Party for Autism!

When: July 25, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Online!

Join us on Saturday 7/25 at noon (CST) for our Virtual Zumba Dance Party, proudly featuring: Mr Zumba Fitness, Jon Delancy, a certified Zumba gold instructor on the autism spectrum! There is a $5 suggested donation per attendee. Your donation will benefit Autism Society of Texas, and a percent of[…]


South Austin IDD Support Meeting

When: July 8, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Zoom Webinar or Phone, Austin, TX

Moms and dads, siblings, other family members, friends, and guardians of children and adults with special needs are connected to a supportive community! Because there’s no manual or one-size-fits-all way to help family members navigate schools, doctors, organizations, and so on, it’s helpful to share questions and experiences with others[…]


Thrive Group for Parents and Advocates of Loved Ones Who Are 18+

When: July 15, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Virtual Zoom, Online

Celebrate the steps. Whether it be small steps or large ones. We have made progress and it is time to celebrate the movement made. This road of “Loved One-Launching” is not easy and it is a very steep climb. However, EVERY step counts. This meeting will serve as an opportunity[…]


Splash Shack Exclusive Hour

When: June 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: Splash Shack, 1801 Clover Lane, Cedar Park, TX 78613

Join us for an EXCLUSIVE hour AND discount pricing for Special Needs Families at Splash Shack in Cedar Park this Saturday at 9am! There is NO time limit now! DATE/TIME: Saturday June 27th  @9am (doors open at 10am to public) Our Group PRICING: 30% discount off the regular admission price AND no time limit!! –[…]


Special Mornings at Veterans Memorial Pool

When: July 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Where: Veterans Memorial Pool, 2525 W. New Hope Drive, Cedar Park, TX 78613

Join us at Veterans Memorial Pool for our exclusive Special Morning Program. Where individuals with special needs can enjoy the pool in a fun, judgment-free and relaxed environment with their family and friends. Our goal is to provide a comfortable morning to allow individuals to have fun and network with other families.[…]