Events

Some upcoming events that you might be interested in. Please note these events are being held by other organizations please contact them directly to register and with any questions.

  • MDTAP AT Library Tours

Would you like to see some of the newest AT on the market?
Would you like to talk with an assistive technology specialist to learn more?
Schedule a customized tour of the AT library to learn about how AT can best help you, your friends, your family or your clients!

To schedule a tour, contact Erin Swann at eswann@mdtap.org or 410-554-9276

  • Equipment Clinic

Saturday, Dec. 10
10am-2pm
Does your child, or someone you know, need Durable Medical Equipment (DME)? Let Lollipop Kids Foundation know! They may be able to set them up with the necessary equipment.

Fill out the Equipment Request Form in the link below to start the process.
http://www.lollipopkidsfoundation.org/programs/46-2/

  • Washington National Opera: The Little Prince, a Holiday family Opera at the Kennedy Center 

Saturday December 16th, 2 pm

Kennedy Center – Change things up with a sensory friendly opera or symphonic orchestra concert at the Kennedy Center!
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/accessibility

You can find some great pre-visit materials in the link below that include social stories and sensory maps of some of their theaters.
http://www.kennedy-center.org/Pages/accessibility/sensory

  •  Free Yoga for Children and Teens with Autism 
Saturdays 3.30 pm – 4.30 pm, December 16
The Yoga Center of Columbia
8950 MD-108 # 109
Columbia, MD. 21045

These classes are a wonderful way to help reduce anxiety and challenging tactile sensitivity issues. Parents are encouraged to participate as well. No need to register, just mark your calendar and join HCAS at the Yoga Center. For more information, email info@howard-autism.org or call 410-290-3466

  • Charlotte’s Web at the Imagination Stage 

December 17th 11 am

Imagination Stage will have a sensory friendly performance of the children’s classic Charlotte’s Web! Tickets are 100% refundable up until the show begins.
http://imaginationstage.org/shows-tickets/accessibility/
http://patrons.imaginationstage.org/single/PSDetail.aspx…

  • Annie at Olney Theatre Center

December 17th 7 pm

Exciting news coming from the Olney Theatre Center! They will be hosting their first ever sensory friendly performance this month.

If you’ve been looking forward to seeing Annie with your family, now’s the time! More info in link below.
http://files.constantcontact.com/…/64022f52-2da3-4fdc-95a7-…

  • Mr Popper’s Penguins at the Kennedy Center 

Saturday December 30th 11am

Kennedy Center – Change things up with a sensory friendly opera or symphonic orchestra concert at the Kennedy Center!
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/accessibility

You can find some great pre-visit materials in the link below that include social stories and sensory maps of some of their theaters.
http://www.kennedy-center.org/Pages/accessibility/sensory

  •  Special Needs Camp Fair

Tuesday January 23, 2018 (Snow date January 30th)
Cedar Lane School, Fulton, MD

More details to come.

  • 2018 LIFE Conference

Wednesday January 24, 2018
Dover Downs Hotel

For more information or to register click here

  • ATIA 2018 Conference

Pre-Conference January 30 – 31
Conference January 31 – February 3
Caribe Royale Hotel and Conference facility
Orlando, FL

For more information and to register click here 

  • LDA Learning Disabilities Association 55th Annual International Conference

February 21 – 24, 2018
Hilton Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

For more information and to register click here

  • Resource Fair 

March 17th 10 am – 2 pm
Rock Creek School
Frederick, MD.

More information to come.

  • Transition Symposium, Stop Waiting and Start Planning

March 24th 8 am – 4.30 pm
Cedar Lane School
11630 Scaggsville Road
Fulton, MD. 20759

More information to come.

  • Seniors on the Go Aging & Disabilities Expo.

Wednesday April 4th 9 am – 2 pm
The Shipley Area
Carroll County Agricultural Center
706 Agricultural Center Drive
Westminster, MD.

More information to come.

  • World of Possibilities Expo

April 14, 2018 11 am – 3 pm
Hilton Washington DC/Rockville
Rockville, MD

For free passes and more information go to http://expo.caringcommunities.org/index.php

  • RESNA’s 2018 Annual Conference

July 11 – 12 Pre Conference
July 13 – 15 Conference
Hyatt Regency, Arlington, VA.

For more information click here