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Sensory-Friendly Evening: Halloween Art

October 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
Free

Join us for a special evening, which is free for families with children on the autism spectrum or with sensory processing challenges. During this event, the Museum will be made more welcoming to our more sensitive guests, along with having some quiet corners and sensory bins set-up throughout the facility. Children will be able to choose what activities they would like to participate in and do them at whatever time they feel most comfortable within the two-hour time frame. Documentation of diagnosis is not required. Funded by the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut and the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut Foundation.

Halloween Art

Participants will have fun experimenting with a variety of art modalities including paper crafting, collage, painting, gluing and beads to make some cool Halloween and Autumn projects.

Please note: Masks are optional for children with sensory issues, but are required for the remainder or the party.

Free to attend. Pre-registration is required below.

 

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Sensory-Friendly: Halloween - Adult
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Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Niantic Children’s Museum
409 Main Street
Niantic, CT 06357 United States
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Phone:
860.691.1111

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