EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
JANUARY 22 | WORKSHOP: MEETING SENSORY NEEDS AT HOME
Join us at 6:30 pm with Jessica Sills from We Rock the Spectrum
Jessica is a Speech Pathologist who also runs We Rock the Spectrum, a sensory gym. She will be coming to the center to discuss the importance of meeting sensory needs first for individuals with autism, as well as provide strategies on how parents can meet these needs in the home environment. The workshop is free and open to the public. Please RSVP via email or call 992-0131.
FEBRUARY 1 | OPENING RECEPTION: CHAZ BUSCAGLIA RECENT PORTRAITS
Join us from 5-8 pm to open Chaz’s show
Chaz Buscaglia’s interest in drawing began at an early age. As a child, he enjoyed making his own books out of copier paper, stapling sheets together and filling each page with his drawings, often drawings about music or musical instruments. Music continues to be an avid interest; in particular, the artist is a devotee of jazz, classic soul and R&B, and The Beach Boys. Exhibit on view by appointment through February 22.
FEBRUARY 20 | WORKSHOP: TRANSITION TO EMPLOYMENT AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Join us at 6:30 pm with Jeffrey Miller, ASI’s Director of Employment Services
During this workshop, Jeff will explore the following questions:
- What employment programs are available?
- What is Supported Employment?
- How does one ensure successful job placement?
- Why community based employment?
The workshop is free and open to the public. Please RSVP via email or call 992-0131.
THROUGH FEBRUARY 27 | ART EXHIBIT: STUDENT ARTWORK
See the work of ASI student artists!
On view January 11 – February 27, visit Kenmore Library at 160 Delaware Road to see the amazing work of our student artists.
Join us for our Spring Workshop on Saturday, April 6, 2019 featuring Dr. Lori Jeanne Peloquin, Licensed Psychologist.
This workshop will provide an understanding of emerging sexuality in individuals with autism and other development disabilities across the lifespan, including the importance of addressing these issues long before puberty and adolescence. Registration required.
Please note that there is a change in venue for this workshop, as it will be held at Banchetti by Rizzo’s, 550 North French, Amherst, NY 14228.