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Sensory Friendly Movies 2nd & 4th Tues & Sat AMC Theatres

Sensory Friendly Movies  2nd & 4th Tuesday & Saturday  2017     AMC Theaters, Throughout USA

AMC is proud to partner with the Autism Society to bring you unique movie showings where you can feel free to be you! We turn the lights up, and turn the sound down, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing!

Special Needs Holiday Events

Holiday Events for Special Needs Kids in Pennsylvania

With all the lights, excitement, and sounds of the season, Christmas time can overload the senses. This is true for any kid, but perhaps moreso for people on the autism spectrum. So it is really wonderful that there are many sensory-friendly options for holiday fun this year.

Mayfair May 27-30 Allentown

Mayfaire   May 27-30, 2016   Allentown, Lehigh County

Mayfaire will not be held in May 2017.  Darn!  Looking forward to 2018.

At the 30th Annual Mayfair Festival in the events center at The Allentown Fairgrounds, you'll find all your favorite Mayfair events, outdoors AND indoors! FREE PARKING, too! 

June Fete June 9 - 11 Abington

June Fete Village Fair    June 9 - 11, 2017   Abington, Montgomery County

The June Fete starts Friday, June 9th and runs through Sunday the 11th.  The fete will kick off with a spectacular fireworks display on Friday evening at dusk. Now that is a great way to start a Fete. Am I right?

Family Fun After 5PM 2016 Wilmington, DE

Family Fun After 5PM   2016     Delaware Museum of Natural History, Wilmington, Delaware

Featuring special extended hours until 8pm, unique programming, and discounted pricing for guests visiting after 5pm, Fridays will never be the same!

Earth Expressions Day Camp July 24 - 27 Lake Ariel

Earth Expressions Summer Camp      July 24-28, 2017           Lake Ariel, Wayne County

Third and Fourth Graders will love this camp at the Great Adventure Camp called Lacawac Sanctuary. The beauty of the natural world is celebrated during a week of painting, writing, sculpting, and drawing.

Garden Railroad Oct 15 - Mar 1 Pittsburgh

Garden Railroad Pittsburgh

Garden Railroad: 200 Years of Pittsburgh    October 15, 2016-March 1, 2017    Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

Experience Pittsburgh history like you never have before: in miniature!  Totally love anything miniature.

Peanut Butter & Jams 2017

World Cafe Live Peanut Butter & Jams   Select Saturdays 2017   Philadelphia

We went last summer and can't wait to go again. This is REALLY GREAT! Peanut Butter & Jams at World Cafe Live is about creating fun and interactive live music experience for kids and parents. Doors generally open at 10:30 am with the show starting at 11am, but you should always check each performance listings for times or any changes. Nice right?

Hooray for Hummingbirds Mar 18 New Hope

Hooray for Hummingbirds  March 18, 2017  New Hope, Bucks County

Hummingbirds are known as "flying jewels".  Our friends from Wild Birds Unlimited will be on hand to present fun facts about these quirky little birds.  In this hands-on workshop you’ll find out how to attract them to your yard and make a whimsical feeder to take home.

Maple Sugaring March Parker Dam State Park

Maple Sugaring   March 2017    Parker Dam State Park, Clearfield County

March is maple sugaring season at Parker Dam State Park and you can come learn how real maple syrup is made. Learn the sweet story of maple sugaring, how it was discovered, how it was made years ago, and how you can make it today.