Autism Acceptance Month at Miami Children's Museum

Miami Children's Museum

Autism Acceptance Month at Miami Children's Museum

Dates: April 01, 2024 - April 30, 2024
Event Timing: All Day

Event Description:
Join us in celebrating Autism Acceptance Month this April at Miami Children's Museum! We're dedicated to fostering an inclusive, welcoming environment where children of all abilities can explore, learn, and play. Our month-long celebration includes a variety of special programs and activities tailored to meet diverse needs, promote understanding, and highlight the contributions of individuals with autism.

Highlighted Activities:

  • Sensory-Inclusive Activities and Story Times: Participate in engaging activities such as creating Spin Drums in the Art Makers Gallery Space and enjoy story times designed to be inclusive and stimulating for children with diverse sensory preferences.

  • Vibrant Visions Art Studio: Discover the creativity and unique perspective of artist on the spectrum, Dominic Kiiliany. Engage in art projects inspired by his work and learn more about the artistic expression of individuals with autism.

  • Celebrating Changemakers: Throughout April, we'll shine a spotlight on individuals with autism who have made significant contributions to the community and the world, inspiring all of us with their achievements.

  • Special Event: Silent Disco Dance Party: Don't miss our sensory-friendly Silent Disco Dance Party on April 13 and 14! This unique event allows children to express themselves through dance with personalized music selections, catering to a wide range of sensory sensitivities.

Extend the Celebration at Home:
For those who wish to celebrate from home, the Miami Children's Museum offers a wealth of resources online. Visit our Museum at Home platform or follow us on social media (YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook) for weekly content releases. Enjoy a rich variety of stories, music, cooking tutorials, book recommendations, special guest appearances, and much more.

This April, let's come together to celebrate the diversity, creativity, and contributions of the autism community. Miami Children's Museum invites families of all abilities to join in the festivities, learn from each other, and create lasting memories.